Sarah Hansell holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Music Education from Chestnut Hill College, where she minored in Special Education and was a member of the Interdisciplinary Honors Program.
In addition to private lessons at Ambler Music Academy, Sarah is the music teacher at St. Helena School in Blue Bell. She has teaching experience in the music departments at Overlook Elementary and Springfield Township High School, and is a theater instructor and digital music instructor at Lavner Camps.
Sarah began studying piano at a young age. In high school, she was named the Piano Scholar at Mount Saint Joseph Academy, where she was the accompanist for several ensembles. Her teachers include Dr. Alexander Panku and Masterclasses with Maria Lyapkova.
Sarah has been studying voice for 10 years and has been a member of several vocal and theater groups since childhood. Her vocal experience includes the Mount Saint Joseph Academy Glee Club and Sweet Madelines, Chestnut Hill College's Hill Singers, as well as principal theater roles such as Cinderella in Into the Woods, the Duchess in Nice Work if You Can Get It, Light of the World in Godspell, Belle in Beauty and the Beast, and Kate in The Pirates of Penzance. Her voice teachers include Julie Bishop, MajaLisa Fritzhuspen, and Doris Schmauk.
Sarah is passionate about working with students of all ages and abilities, and is looking forward to sharing her love of music with them.