Diane T. Lehman has been teaching and performing on Nantucket since 1982. With an education in Music Theory and Childhood Ed. from Framingham State College and Berklee School of Music, her career began as a singer/songwriter/pianist/teacher in 1980. After appearing in Boston and New York in the cabaret circuit, she was asked to come to Nantucket to play at the Harbor House, the Tavern, the White Elephant and the Jared Coffin House in 1982. Subsequently, she began teaching piano at NMC in 1983 and eventually opening her own studio in 1993. She has continued to perform,compose, and teach on Nantucket while raising her 3 sons. Ms. Lehman is looking forward to sharing the knowledge she has gained in musical direction, accompanying, vocal coaching , piano repertoire and ensemble work which have made her decades on Nantucket so rewarding.