Owner / Piano Instructor
The Musical Express was founded and established in the Martinez, Georgia area in 2000. Ms. Temeka Davis started the piano studio with a handful of students and her personal philosophy that piano education, imagination, and a bit of fun all goes hand and hand.
Over the years, The Musical Express' studio family has grown to include over 110 students; and senior instructors, Mrs. Rebekah Whitaker and Mrs. Donna Foerster.
Whether nurturing the blossoming pianist or renewing seasoned talent, The Musical Express instructors are committed to fostering creativity and developing life-long musicians.
The Musical Express is one of the CSRA's most innovative resources for piano lessons. If you are looking for a fun, upbeat environment to start (or continue) your musical journey... look no further!
Students learn to cultivate a genuine excitement and esteem for music's power, humor, charm, and grace through the use of: One-On-One Instruction; Music Appreciation Field Trips; Performance Events; and Group Workshops. All of these combined teaching techniques contribute to a rewarding music education program specifically designed to facilitate musical progress and encourage achievement according to each student's individual ability.
Music Organizations & Awards
The Musical Express holds active educational and professional memberships with associations and organizations dedicated to backing today's modern piano studio. Thanks to the support or these affiliates, we are able to offer our students a variety of performance/evaluation opportunities to enhance their music education and development.
Since 2014, Ms. Temeka Davis has served as a board member of the Augusta Music Teachers Association (AMTA), past chairwoman and present assistant for AMTA's annual Piano Festival held at Augusta University, and AMTA's social media manager.
Other active memberships on behalf of The Musical Express are held in the following:
Georgia Music Teachers Association (GMTA)
Music Teachers National Association (MTNA)
Piano Guild (a division of the American College of Musicians)
The people have spoken! The Musical Express won one of the top three (3) spots for favorite places to take MUSIC LESSONS in Augusta Family Magazine's annual poll for favorite businesses around the CSRA.
The Augusta Award Program is an annual awards program honoring the achievements and accomplishments of local businesses throughout the Augusta area.
This is an annual award given to teachers for outstanding instruction and leadership in music education at the piano who demonstrate an unceasing commitment to their students and helping them to fulfill their highest potential as musicians and pianists.