BM Eastman School of Music under David Burge; a Licentiate of the Royal Schools of Music LRSM London and a Fellow of the Trinity College of Music FTCL London. Azcona-Hartmark’s teachers include Mary Azcona, Rebecca Penneys at the Chautauqua Festival NY, and Enrica Cavallo-Gulli at Indiana University Jacobs School of Music. She has taken Orff-Schulwerk training at George Mason University and Musikgarten in Charlotte, NC. She attended the Quartet Program under Charles Castleman and was a member of the Alexandrian and Kegelstatt Trios in Baltimore. Azcona-Hartmark previously taught music at Heritage Montessori School.