AJ Luca
Senior Lecturer
MM, The University of the Arts
BM, The University of the Arts

AJ Luca received her Bachelor's (2011) and Master's (2012 - President's Award Recipient) of Music in Jazz Studies from the University of the Arts. Equally passionate about music and theater, she performs in various venues throughout the Philadelphia and New York areas as a pianist, singer and actor. In the summer of 2012, AJ released her debut EP of original songs, Sunshine Sessions, produced by Grammy-winning songwriter Scot Sax. AJ plays keys and sings with the Liv Devine Band, with whom she opened for Joe Nichols, Little Big Town, and Wynona Judd. Combining her love for jazz, acting, and songwriting, AJ had the opportunity to create and perform cabarets for three consecutive seasons of Quince Productions' "Full House Series" at the Society Hill Playhouse. AJ is a member of the a cappella group, The Dolls, became YouTube senesations in March 2012 with their kitchen-utensils-as-percussion version of Adele's "Rumour Has It." As musical director, composer, pianist and singer, AJ performend with the Hear Again Radio Project for three seasons in the Philly Fringe and at Philadelphia Plays and Players. Some of her favorite theatrical roles have been Brigitta in The Sound of Music (National Tour), Louisa in The Sound of Music (Walnut Street Theater), and Jasmine in Aladdin (MTI/Disney Theatricals at the Atlantic Theater in NYC). In addition to performing, AJ enjoys sharing her love of the arts with others as a piano, voice and flute teacher and as an audition coach for actors and singers.

Class Schedule, Fall 2012

M09:00AM - 09:50AMClass Piano I
M10:30AM - 11:20AMClass Piano I
M11:30AM - 12:20PMClass Piano I
W04:00PM - 05:20PMMajor Workshop: Piano
W05:30PM - 06:20PMPiano Class for Non-Majors
W06:30PM - 07:20PMPiano Class for Non-Majors
M05:30PM - 06:50PMSm Vocal Ens: DooBop
- Applied Instruction Non-Majors

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