I am a qualified and devoted music instructor with a high level of experience and a zest for sharing my passion for all things musical. Well acquainted with the OMEA syllabus, I hold a strong belief that music can change lives for the better. I seek to equip students with the performance, composition and theoretical insight that will prove them to excel no matter which path they take in music and Life. An engaged and determined teacher, I thrive teaching both one-on-one and in group scenarios... [more]
I am well acquainted with the Alfred's, Mel Bay, and Essential Elements lesson books for guitar. I have over 20 years education on theory, guitar and piano. I am able to listen to a song and transcribe the song to paper by hand. I have been privately instructing others for over 11 years. I am aware of the students cognitive learning style and adapt my teaching to compliment it.
I have over 20 years education being classically trained by others on the vast extent of piano theory, technique, performance, style, history and appreciation. I am well-acquainted with the OMEA curriculum, Bastien Lesson books from beginner to professional. I am highly knowledgeable when it comes to the various types of key instruments and their history as well as the different musical eras of the centuries.
I have over 16 years of private education and lessons for brass instruments, primarily French horn in F and Bb and Trumpet/Cornet in Bb. I am well endowed with extensive instructing experience teaching out of Essential Elements and Advanced Method Lesson Books. I have 5 years' collegiate experience over theory, technique, performance, sight reading and ear training. I am highly knowledgeable when it comes to teaching others how to practice, audition and perform. I am highly personable and bring a fresh, positive and upbeat vibe to the lesson.