Astoria Conservatory Of Music

"Discover Your Rhythm"



Cory Pederson • Percussion, Woodwinds and Brass Instructor

Cory Pederson is a graduate of Portland State University in Music Education. He has studied trumpet for 22 years and has played in many ensembles including an award winning marching band. He is currently a member of the North Coast Jazz Band directed by Lee Stromquist and the North Coast Chamber Players.

Cory has built a new band program for the Jewell School District, which is now in its fourth year. He is also working on his Masters degree in music education.
Cory is also conductor of the Columbia River Symphony, a community orchestra, with members from Clatsop county and beyond.

Together with his wife Angela Pederson-Calvin, they hope to provide quality music while promoting cultural enrichment and musical education to the community.


For more information about the Astoria Conservatory of Music and to schedule lessons please contact:

Lisa Nelson, Director

503 - 325 - 3237

News & Updates

Welcome our new Violin Teacher!

Judy Anderson is our new violin teacher at The Conservatory.



New KinderMusik Classes!

Call for Registration!