Aurora School of Music

211 South Chillicothe Road

Aurora, Ohio 44202


Our Founder & Director

Vera Holczer-Waroquet

Our Staff

Dawn Olsen – Office Manager

Dawn joined the ASM family first as a parent 14 years ago and then as a student over a year ago. With over 20 years experience in IT and Content Management, Dawn is super excited to be able to combine her love of music, customer service and community outreach to the dynamic world of music education. Dawn also enjoys performing with her cover band The Props at local area venues!

 

Chris Neiner – Staff Admin

Chris joined ASM in February ’20 and is excited to be a part of the team! He is a Cleveland-based composer of contemporary music and holds degrees from the Cleveland Institute of Music and Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University. Chris’s music has been performed by many ensembles including the Grammy award-winning Cleveland Chamber Symphony, Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra, American Modern Ensemble, Boston New Music Initiative, and Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphonies. Chris is also a highly sought-out arranger and copyist, working with organizations such as Reimagining Opera for Kids, the Vietnamese American Society for Creative Arts and Music (VASCAM) and internationally recognized composer and trumpeter Anthony Plog.

 

Dorian Neuendorf – Staff Admin

Dorian holds a Master of Music degree in Orchestral Conducting from the University of South Carolina, and a Bachelor of Music degree in Composition and Bassoon Performance from Cleveland State University. As a conductor, Dorian has held positions with the Cleveland Philharmonic Orchestra, Hendersonville Symphony Youth Orchestra, Music Academy of Western North Carolina, Union Symphony Orchestra, Columbia Community Orchestra, and has appeared at numerous workshops and festivals. Dorian has extensive administrative experience working with orchestras and other performing arts organizations as general manager, operations manager, personnel manager, librarian, and stage manager. A Cleveland native, Dorian recently returned to the area after several years and is excited to join the ASM team and help bring quality music education to NE Ohio!

If you have a question, don’t hesitate to ask. You can get hold of us by any of the methods listed or you can fill out the form below.

Need Directions?

From Solon, Ohio

  1. Take Aurora Rd/OH-43 South (7.0 mi)
  2. Take right at S Chillicothe Rd (0.1 mi)

ASM will be on the left.

From Twinsburg, Ohio

  1. Head east on Ravenna Rd toward Aurora Rd (1.2 mi)
  2. Slight left at Aurora Rd/OH-82 E
  3. Continue to follow OH-82 E (3.9 mi)
  4. Turn right at S Aurora Rd (0.4 mi)
  5. Turn right at S Chillicothe Rd (0.1 mi)

ASM will be on the left.

From Streetsboro, Ohio

  1. Head north on Cleveland Canton Rd/OH-43 (1.5 mi)
  2. Continue onto S Chillicothe Rd/OH-43 N (3.5 mi).

ASM will be on the left.

From Hudson, Ohio

  1. Head east on OH-303 E/W Streetsboro St (4.8 mi)
  2. Turn left at Cleveland Canton Rd/OH-43 N (1.5 mi)
  3. Continue onto S Chillicothe Rd/OH-43 N (3.5 mi)

ASM will be on the right.

From Chagrin Falls, Ohio

  1. Head south on S Main Street (0.6 mi)
  2. Continue onto Chagrin Rd (3.5 mi)
  3. Turn right at Chillicothe Rd/OH-306 S (5.5 mi)

ASM will be on the left.

From Hiram, Ohio

  1. Head west on OH-82 W/Twinsburg Warren Rd/Wakefield Rd (10.7 mi)
  2. Turn left at N Chillicothe Rd (0.4 mi)

ASM will be on the left.

From Mantua, Ohio

  1. Head west on OH-82 W/Twinsburg Warren Rd (5.4 mi)
  2. Turn left at N Chillicothe Rd (0.4 mi)

ASM will be on the left.

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