High School Students Playing In School Orchestra Together

The Music Reading Class Team

“The folks at MRC have taken the frustration out of learning to read music with this wonderful interactive program.” See more reviews!


Todd Butler, Instructor

Master of Music in Music Performance
Primary Instrument: Trumpet

Todd’s extensive performance and teaching experience led him to form the Music Reading Class Team and create MusicReadingClass.com. In addition to producing online educational resources, Todd is a college lecturer, trumpet instructor, clinician, performer, composer, arranger, and Yamaha Artist. Leading a talented team of close friends to create the best music courses available for all to enjoy is one of Todd’s most satisfying projects.
Find out more about Todd at ToddButlerMusic.com


Jordan Mills, Instructor

Bachelor of Music in Music Performance
Primary Instruments: Piano and Voice

A classically trained vocalist and pianist, Jordan sings, plays, and teaches many styles of music. Jordan’s multiple talents have allowed him to enjoy an active career in performance and music education. Also, as an accomplished audio engineer and music producer, Jordan’s skills have made him an essential part of all facets of Music Reading Class as a founding team member.


Lori Schwartz Reichl, Instructor

Doctor of Music Education
Primary Instrument: Saxophone

Lori brings her wealth of experience in music education to the Music Reading Class team. As an author, clinician, conductor, instructor, and speaker, Lori is a career educator who has taught K-12 music in public schools, instructs college graduate courses, and collaborates with educators worldwide to refresh their teaching strategies. From shooting instructional videos to providing input on curriculum, Lori has helped to make MRC great.
Find out more about Lori at MakingKeyChanges.com


Alec Leventis, Social Media Manager, Resource Coordinator

Bachelor of Science in Music Education, Master of Music in Composition
Primary Instrument: Trumpet

Alec is an essential member of the Music Reading Class Team. While Alec is a talented trumpeter, composer, and teacher, he also has many other skill sets that have proven to be invaluable to the MRC Team. Alec’s work for MRC extends far beyond the title of Social Media Manager.

“The platform is easy to navigate and clearly understandable at every level. Kudos to you and your team!” See more reviews!

Additional Team Members of Music Reading Class

Tom Hirschmann

Instruments: Trumpet, Bass, Guitar, Piano 🎺🎸🎹
TRH Music – Music Scoring for TV, Film, Video Games, Commercials

Rick Twigg

Instruments: Drums and Percussion 🥁
Richard Twigg Photography – Photography

Freddie Shaw

Instrument: Trumpet 🎺
Video Editing, Web Design, Code Ninja

Paula Butler

Instrument: Piano 🎹
Content Reviewer

Stephanie R. Brophy

Instruments: Piano and Voice 🎹🎤
Dulany Leahy Curtis & Brophy LLP – Attorney at Law

Dr. Cathleen Jeffcoat

Instruments: Violin and Piano 🎻🎹
Curriculum Reviewer

“I only wish I had the opportunity to learn about music in this manner. Bravo to the entire MRC team.” See more reviews!

Group Of School Children Singing In Choir Together

Music Reading Class Charities

Our team is excited and proud to donate 10 MRC courses to kids in need for every 100 sold!

We are always searching for charitable institutions to help us share our donated courses with kids in need. If you know of any established, reputable institution that might be a good fit, please let us know at charities@MusicReadingClass.com.

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