Air House offers traditional classical violin, viola, cello & double bass lessons. Lessons are offered for young children through adults and are customized to meet the needs and interests of the students.

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109 S. Ridge Rd.
Wichita, KS 67209


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Marial Mortimer Strings, Voice

Marial Mortimer is a recent Friends University graduate and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Music with a Vocal Performance emphasis. Music is an essential part of her life, faith and connection to the world.
Her inspiration is drawn from a variety of experiences. At Friends University she performed vocally as a member of the Singing Quakers, the Vocal Jazz Ensemble and was involved in Musical Theatre and Opera. She also performed as a violinist in the Chamber and Community orchestras. She has traveled to Germany for opera chorus work and was also able travel to Cost Rica with the Singing Quakers. She loves connecting with people and helping them learn, which is why she is teaching. She seeks to foster a love for singing through growing students as healthy singers and as artists.

Mary Cooley Strings

Originally from Tulsa, Oklahoma, Mary Cooley has been playing the violin for almost thirty years and teaching violin lessons for nearly twenty years. Mary teaches music in the Wichita Public School system and played in the Friends Community orchestra. She currently performs in the Newton Mid-Kansas Symphony Orchestra. Mary enjoys all types of music and teaches the fundamentals of violin while tailoring lessons to each individuals skills and desires.

Panya Amphone Strings, Voice

Panya Amphone is a violin, voice and viola instructor holding a bachelor’s degree in Music Education from Friends University. He is currently employed full time as an elementary vocal music teacher for Derby Public Schools. Panya made his professional opera debut with Opera Kansas this past fall in It’s a Grand Night for Singing, a Roger & Hammerstein review. His most recent opera performance was with Music on Site in their production of Gianni Schicchi as Pinellino. Panya actively performs violin with the Friends University Community Orchestra in additional to numerous gigs around the Wichita area. When he is not teaching or performing, Panya enjoys spending time with his friends and family, practicing hot yoga and watching anime.