How old were you when you began learning to play your instrument?
13 years old, at the guitar
What do you Love about Teaching?
Seeing my students grow and gain more passion through music, and hopefully gain a better understanding of themselves and of the world!
Where did your receive your Degrees in Music / Dance Education
San Francisco State University BA in Jazz studies
Your Unique Approach to Teaching
I enjoy curating and finding music that will match the interests and skill sets of each student. Finding ways to connect to my students through thoughtful individualized lessons that are engaging and help build on their strengths, while also helping them navigate through new musical concepts and terrains. Thus, hopefully engaging their curiosity and wonder.
What do you enjoy about teaching at Myriad?
Being part of the teaching community here at Myriad, of which is full of so many creative, insightful and inspiring people. Its really great connect with other teachers and to gain insight into different teaching approaches and styles.
What are your hobbies & Interests?
Traveling, Fishing, Art Projects, Disc Golf, Gardening
Do you speak any other languages?
Favorite Inspirational Quote
“Without deviation from the norm, progress is not possible.” -Frank Zappa