Teacher Alex

Teacher Alex

How old were you when you began learning to play your instrument?

I started to play guitar when I was 13 years old.

What do you Love about Teaching?

I love getting to talk about music all day, and helping my students accomplish their playing goals.

Where did you receive your Degrees in Music Education?

University of Texas at Arlington

Your Unique Approach to Teaching

I value allowing the student to have agency in choosing their supplemental repertoire to ensure they are excited about practicing at home.

What are your hobbies & Interests?

I enjoy skateboarding, baseball, and playing Dungeons and Dragons!

Anything else to share?

In addition to playing guitar I also enjoy working with synthesizers (electric pianos).

Is there an inspirational quote you’d like to share with your students?

“There is no dark side in the moon, really. Matter of fact, it’s all dark. The only thing that makes it look light is the sun.” – Gerry O’Driscoll (Doorman, Abbey Road Studios 1973)