The Charlestream School of Music
802-371-8127                           excellentstrings@gmail.com                            43 Pransky Road, Cabot, VT 05647
Glee Charlestream  -  Violin, Viola, Voice and beginning Piano
    Mr. Glee Charlestream is the Director of Music and a co-founder of The Charlestream School of Music. He also was a founding member of the New England Youth Ensemble, directed by Dr. Virginia-Gene Rittenhouse and performed and travelled Internationally with them for 10 years. Later, his four children became renowned soloists with the group, which included performances in Carnegie Hall. He studied viola with Dr. Priscilla Hallberg who taught the D.C. Dounis (1893-1954) technique. Dr. Dounis was one of the most influential violin pedagogues of the twentieth century. His fame among violinists is based on the fact that he consulted with many of the major artists of his era and helped them through playing problems with his medical knowledge of how the body works best in playing the violin, George Neikrug technique of study was also taught. He studied choral conducting and under Donald Neuen, who is currently the conductor for the Crystal Catherdral Choir in CA. Mr. Charlestream studied voice with the Internationally known Mr. Bill Reed and Piero Bonamico currently the Music Director of the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts' show choir and musical theater programs.

    Mr. Charlestream is currently conducting beginning, intermediate and advance string ensembles. He specializes in teaching tonal vibrato performance training on the violin and viola. He also teaches private voice lessons and beginning piano. Mr. Charlestream is the founder and director of the Vermont Sacred Youth Chorus. They have performed in locations throughout New England and NY.