Oral History Information
Ashley Beleny is a music teacher and associate at Piano Trends Music Company in Crystal Lake, Illinois. Her love and passion for music began in her church where she was often found singing in the choir. The church was an important part of her musical upbringing, which led to participating in the Professional Children Choir, an organization that traveled around the country and even internationally to the United Kingdom. Ashley is also a multi-instrumentalist having played piano since she was five years old, adding guitar and during the pandemic she picked up the cello.