EAM TEAM

MUSIC
INSTRUCTORS
Lucien Semaan
Koura
Zgharta
Lucien Semaan
Koura
Zgharta

Lucien Semaan was born in 1990 in Lebanon. He started to play the keyboard at the age of 7, and from 2004 until 2006 he studied at the “Conservatorio de Música Simón Bolívar Venezuela”.
He played with Lebanese star Ragheb Alama from 2018 until 2019, and from 2020 until 2021 with the pianist Michel Fadel.

Jimmy Mannah
Koura
Zgharta
Ehden
Jimmy Mannah
Koura
Zgharta
Ehden

Despite his Business Management studies at the Lebanese University, Jimmy has built a strong career in music. His journey started at the age of eleven and he soon became a virtuoso pianist inspired by Franz Liszt. Jimmy taught music since 2006 in several schools of music and became a full time teacher at EAM. At the same time, he attended producing and arranging courses in Beirut. A brilliant teacher, song writer, music producer, and a skillful pianist, jimmy launched a musical project “pro-junction” and performed all around the country. His contribution in mentoring EAM students and shadow teachers was exceptional.

Maurice Ghanem
Koura
Zgharta
Ehden
Maurice Ghanem
Koura
Zgharta
Ehden

Bachelor and Masters in Musicology from the Holy Spirit University of Kaslik, Maurice is a virtuoso pianist and a gifted composer. His musical compositions were played several times by musicians from the Lebanese Philharmonic Orchestra. He had the chance to attend piano master classes with Gloria Campaner, Gerlint Böttcher, Scott Donald, and many others. Maurice taught in many music schools in Lebanon and has finally been selected in 2013 to teach Solfeggio and Piano at EAM.

Salam Abdallah
Koura
Zgharta
Salam Abdallah
Koura
Zgharta

Member of “La Belle Musique” Orchestra, a virtuoso pianist and flutist, Salam recently started her teaching journey at EAM. She amazed the audience many times with her performances onstage and attended several master classes.

Mona Abdallah
Koura
Zgharta
Ehden
Mona Abdallah
Koura
Zgharta
Ehden

Born into a musical family, Mona started learning piano at eleven and soon joined “La Belle Musique” Orchestra as a soloist. Her passion for music led her to major in Musicology; she was achieving Theoretical and Solfeggio studies. Mona Plays flute as well and joined the EAM family in 2015.

Majd Akiki
Batroun
Koura
Majd Akiki
Batroun
Koura

Held a BE in Civil Engineering, and majored in Piano, Opera Studies, and Music Theory. Majd is a soloist at the NDU Choir and founder of a church choir in Beirut. He was inspired by Frederic Chopin and wrote many piano pieces. He believed in EAM mission and joined the team this year to leave a strong impact on his students’ musical journey.

Mario Mannah
Batroun
Koura
Mario Mannah
Batroun
Koura

Master of Science in CDP from UTC France, Bachelor of Science in industrial engineering from the Lebanese University. Mario completed the 8th level of piano and he is teaching music at the school since 2013. Mario said that EAM was the main reason behind his success in life, this school gave him a chance to get out the best of his talents. For that reason he decided to join EAM family as a teacher, to give a chance for the young talents to have a brighter future plenty of melodies.

Il-da Chdid
Zgharta
Il-da Chdid
Zgharta

Bachelor degree in architecture from The Lebanese University. Five years ago, Il-da joined EAM as a student. Her talent, consistency and hard work were obvious since her first day at our school. After acquiring the needed skills and showing her unlimited passion towards teaching piano, Il-da joined EAM team in 2017 as a piano teacher who is becoming a role model for her students.

Sarah Abboud
Batroun
Koura
Dekwane
Sarah Abboud
Batroun
Koura
Dekwane

Bachelor degree in music education in addition to a teaching diploma from The Holy Spirit University of Kaslik (USEK). Sarah is a dedicated and gifted music teacher at EAM where she recognized that one size doesn’t fit all. For that reason, she makes sure to teach lessons based on each student’s capability. In addition to teaching piano, Sarah is giving music awareness classes to children between 2 to 5 years old. The main aim behind giving such classes is to nurture the children’s’ innate abilities, assess their skills and interests, and to check in what kind of instruments each one is passionate about. Sarah’s music awareness classes are aligned with EAM main learning objective which is to make the learning process meaningful and joyful to our students.

Haitham Rofael
Batroun
Koura
Zgharta
Haitham Rofael
Batroun
Koura
Zgharta

“Being a civil engineer doesn’t mean to ignore the power of music”. That’s what Haitham always answers when someone ask him how can he links between the toughness of engineering and the innocence of music. Two years ago, Haitham discovered his passion for teaching music and especially his favorite instrument: the violin. Music was his way to escape the world and since 2017, it becomes his source of happiness in the crowded world.
Haitham transfers his optimism to his students, when you pass by his class, you can easily notice how the students are enjoying what they play; and this reason was a plus to choose him to teach Solfeggio classes at our Batroun branch.

Gary Bayeh
Batroun
Koura
Zgharta
Ehden
Gary Bayeh
Batroun
Koura
Zgharta
Ehden

10 years ago, EAM discovered a beautiful Tenor voice that often sang solos in church but did not have much formal music instruction by then. Gary soon began to learn opera studies and classical guitar at EAM while attending workshops with worldwide singers and opera teachers. Gary won a competition at the University of Balamand, performed all around the country, and was a soloist at the “Coeur Immaculé” choir of hundreds. His dedication, intelligence, and knowledge led him in 2014 to be a vocals and guitar teacher at EAM.

Charbel Fenianos
Batroun
Koura
Zgharta
Ehden
Charbel Fenianos
Batroun
Koura
Zgharta
Ehden

As a teenager, Charbel was already playing acoustic guitar and improvising although he did not have any music instruction until he enrolled at EAM few years ago to start a musical journey full of enthusiasm. As a gifted guitarist, he was able to make in a short time big achievements and successfully amazed people with several performances onstage. He plays classical, acoustic, electric guitar and likes to improvise. Charbel started shadowing in 2017 as a potential full time teacher.

Maurice Abdallah
Koura
Maurice Abdallah
Koura

Dual degree: one in music production and one in mixing and mastering. Maurice plays both electrical and classic guitar since his childhood (more than 15 years). Maurice joined EAM family 2 years ago and he is characterized by his mindfulness. He is very good in dealing with his students especially the youngest ones. Maurice is also very ambitious; he keeps on attending workshops and training for the sake of his professional development.

Sarah Abboud
Batroun
Koura
Dekwane
Sarah Abboud
Batroun
Koura
Dekwane

Bachelor degree in music education in addition to a teaching diploma from The Holy Spirit University of Kaslik (USEK). Sarah is a dedicated and gifted music teacher at EAM where she recognized that one size doesn’t fit all. For that reason, she makes sure to teach lessons based on each student’s capability. In addition to teaching piano, Sarah is giving music awareness classes to children between 2 to 5 years old. The main aim behind giving such classes is to nurture the children’s’ innate abilities, assess their skills and interests, and to check in what kind of instruments each one is passionate about. Sarah’s music awareness classes are aligned with EAM main learning objective which is to make the learning process meaningful and joyful to our students.

Mohammad Jabakhanji
Mohammad Jabakhanji