Izabela Jodkowska is a native of Poland. Izabela began studying piano at the age of six. She would later go on to master the piano after receiving twelve years of extensive music education at the Music Institute of Bialystok, where she graduated as a Professional Piano & Music Teacher. Izabela relocated to the US in 2004, where she began teaching music in elementary schools and giving private piano lessons. She has developed music education programs for K1-K5, directed school choirs, and organized concerts and recitals for students.
Izabela currently lives in San Diego where she enjoys California's sunny weather and teaching piano at Paper Moon Music. Although she is classically trained, Izabela is comfortable teaching any music genre, from pop to jazz and beyond. She teaches all levels and ages and says that as long as a student is eager to learn, there are no obstacles to becoming a pianist: "After all, music is a universal language!"