Jason McNally is a Pennsylvania native and graduate of The Cleveland Institute of Music, where he received a Bachelor’s of Music degree in Piano Performance. He moved to Los Angeles and there received his Master’s in Piano Performance from USC as a student of Lucinda Carver. Other organ and piano teachers include Daniel Pollack, Daniel Shapiro, Samuel Hsu, and Ladd Thomas. Jason has been sharing his love of music through teaching since 1997 and has been working at the Neighborhood Music School in Boyle Heights since 2010. He also maintains a private piano studio in his home. Prior to coming to Bay Shore, Jason served the congregations of Grace First Presbyterian Church in Lakewood (eleven years) and St. Luke Lutheran Church in Woodland Hills (eight years). Locally, he has been featured on Grace First’s Music at the Point Concert Series and St. Gregory’s Episcopal Church’s Music at Four. He has served on the board of the Long Beach chapter of the American Guild of Organists. Jason and his wife, Melody, live in West Hills and have two children, Ella (14), and Ethan (10).