I have a bachelor's degree from Georgia State University in Film and Video, but minored in Music. Along with this, I have studied music theory and different instruments, primarily Bass, since 2005. I have written a few songs, but nothing yet that is for anything more than my own enjoyment really. My philosophy when it comes to learning an instrument is that everyone needs a strong foundation of music theory. My lessons will have a strong focus on this and will likely begin with learning the b... [more]
I took a class a couple years ago, my first year in college, that was about listening and analysis. I still have the book for that class that includes a CD to help listen for differences in frequency for a wide variety of things. I also have been running sound systems for a couple different churches the past few years and am trying to get more familiar with putting the skills I learned into practice.
In my senior year of High School I took a class on Music Production at a technical school where we learned to write songs and record them. Prior to this I took a music theory class where we had experience writing compositions and recording them on whatever DAW (Digital Audio Workstation) we chose and playing them for the class. In college I studied Audio Production for a year in which I studied studio recording, DAWs, Post Production, and how to listen.