Carla Goben

Carla Goben

Instructor

Carla Goben teaches classical piano and voice. She has taught piano for 37 years, having studied under the renowned Nena Plant Wideman for 16 years. She has taught voice for 10 years, having studied under Dr. Yong. She played as a concert pianist with the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra on four separate occasions beginning at the age of 14. She has also had lead roles in many musical theater productions over the years. Carla has been at FBCS since 2009 and teaches theory and music from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic, and Modern eras of music. She is a member of Greater Shreveport Music Teachers Association. Her students compete, winning mostly superior, making the Honors recital, and winning or placing in Rally, in the Solo Festival, Baroque/Sonatina Festival, and LMTA Rally. She looks forward to meeting new students and seeing her current students.