About Us

Meet Kristin Springer

Kristin Reign Springer is THRILLED to teach and guide families in growing musically!
An accomplished musician and performer, she has appeared at the White House, Off-Broadway, and with theater companies throughout the country (see details.)

Kristin holds a “Highly Qualified Status” with both the Florida and New Jersey Departments of Education to teach Music to Grades K-12. She graduated with a Master of Arts Degree in Secondary Education from New Jersey City University with credits from New York University in Music Pedagogy (Kodály Institute.) This is proceeded by a dual degree in Music and Theater from Florida State University; where she held various roles in theater and opera productions.

In between degrees, Kristin performed in productions professionally across the country and taught in the Animation Department at Full Sail University in Orlando. Kristin has trained with Comic Improvisation Legend,Wayne Brady, (“Kinky Boots”, “Price Is Right,” “Whose Line Is It Anyway”); Tony Award-winning choreographer, Andy Blankenbuehler (“Hamilton” and “In The Heights”); and multi-Grammy Award winner, Bobby McFerrin (Song of the Year: “Don’t Worry, Be Happy” and a documentary called “The Music Instinct.”)

Kristin continues to frequently perform in local community theater, such as at the Henegar Center, the Melbourne Civic Theater, Surfside Playhouse and the Cocoa Village Playhouse.

Why Study at SMS is Effective

Multi-modal Approach: Movement and singing included in the process to incorporate the entire body and mind

Contemporary Curriculum: Focused on the needs and tastes of today’s youth, teens, and adults

Range of Musical Genres: From Classical to Jazz to Rock to Musical Theater

Fully-customized Curriculum: To meet the needs & interests of individual students

Weekly Private Lessons: For a variety of interests and abilities; Monday-Thursday, 10am-8pm

Music Literacy: The foundations of music are intricately woven into a well-rounded education (mathematics, science, linguistics, social studies, and fitness)

Seasonal Performance Opportunities: Exclusive recitals in front of a supportive audience of peers and their families; locations include churches, retirement communities, outdoors and more

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