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Join Ballet Embody for their Fall 2023 Master Class Series! Choose from one to both the classes in the series.
Pre-registration is required.

Master Class Series Details:
Saturday, October 21 at 10am - Ballet with Live Accompaniment
Saturday, November 4 at 3pm - Beginner Partnering

Where: Synergy Space, Westminster, MD
Who: Dancers 11+ (10 and under with special permission)

Are you a college dance student or professional dancer?
Contact us for your special discount!

Ballet with Live Accompaniment

Saturday, October 21


For dancers age 11+ years old


Join Melissa for a Ballet Master Class. Prepare to be swept away by the harmonious synergy of movement and music. Live accompaniment is handcrafted in the moment by the virtuoso Arsen Sumbatyan.  

Are you a music enthusiast, teacher, or pianist? You are invited to register for 'Observation Access.' This exclusive opportunity grants you access to observe the maestro, Arsen, as he creates the musical tapestry for our Ballet Class. Dive into the creative process and gain insights firsthand. After the class, don't miss your chance to engage with Arsen and discuss more about playing piano for ballet classes.


Learn more about Melissa Lineburg here.


Originally from Moscow, Russia, Arsen Sumbatyan is a highly skilled trumpeter and pianist. He completed his music education at prestigious institutions like Moscow Conservatory College and Ippolitov-Ivanov State Musical Pedagogical Institute. Arsen has collaborated with renowned companies such as American Ballet Theatre, New York City Ballet, and San Francisco Ballet. He also performed with jazz and symphony orchestras, including the Regent Seven Seas Cruise Jazz Orchestra. As a versatile musician, Arsen plays trumpet for various bands and jazz ensembles, including the Doc Scantlin Band and The Hot Lanes. He currently serves as a Senior Pianist and Accompanist Coordinator at Maryland Youth Ballet, showcasing his talent both as a performer and teacher.

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