Zeke Wakefield is a local multi-instrumentalist singer/songwriter who fronts his own band, The High Council on lead guitar and vocals. Zeke was lucky enough to be born with a quick ear and a natural sense of rhythm. Growing up around an eclectic group of folk musicians, Zeke found his way...
Karl's teaching philosophy relies on creating a fun, comfortable environment for both learning and creative expression. He believes you need this relaxed approach just as much as disciplined focus on technique or music theory, and that the "fun" aspects of playing (like "jamming" or learning your favorite songs) can even...
Evan is a dedicated musician whose thirst for a deeper understanding of music is never satisfied. Surrounded by music and musical instruments from a young age, he quickly took to drums and percussion and later, guitar and music theory. By his teenage years he was taking music very...
Kent is a D.C. native born into a family of musicians and he discovered his natural ability to play the drums at an early age thanks to his Grandmother, Uncle and Cousin. However, Piano was the first instrument in which he received lessons. As a child, he quickly realized he...
About Gabriel Brooks-Lopez
As a teacher, Gabriel Brooks-Lopez strives to balance learning to enjoy the art of music with the technical aspects of understanding your instrument and musical concepts. He takes a very personalized approach to his students. "Because every student is unique, the approach to teaching needs to suit their individual character."...
Matthew Dunn is a multi-instrumentalist with over a decade of experience gigging and recording with artists and groups all around the greater Seattle area. He is currently in his senior year at Cornish College of the Arts, where he is on track to graduate in the Spring of 2022 with...
About Charlotte Gilbert
, Bass Guitar
From bluegrass Hopper family to Honor Band, Choir, and Orchestra, Charlotte has a broad-range of musical heritage and experience. Charlotte played bass guitar and sang with her famous fiddling sister Jana Jae and backed up Jana and Buck Owens with her band. Combining country, rock, and pop, she had several...
Seeking to encourage self-expression through music, Danny has been a guitarist for over 15 years. An El Paso, Texas native, he graduated from El Paso Community College in 2014 with his AA in Music Performance for Classical Guitar, where he was first chair of the EPCC Classical Guitar Ensemble....
Playing music by yourself or with others is the greatest way to communicate feelings and ideas. Chad truly believes this and takes great joy from practicing his craft, performing on stage, and teaching other people how to play music. Chad has always been active teaching friends and family how...
Seattle music teacher Luke Yanz grew up on Chicago's south side, and began learning music at a young age. He took piano lessons for several years before getting his first guitar at age 12 (the result of a deal he struck with his parents). His first band, Cosmic...
Gabe Grieser is an experienced songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. Gabe is also a certified teacher with an endorsement in elementary education. As a private music teacher, Gabe teaches drum, bass, and guitar lessons. He has been playing drums for twenty years with lessons in traditional, rock, and jazz drumming. Gabe played...
Chad has been a student of music since he can remember. The first instrument he played was a drum set which launched him into a world of creation that never stopped. Taking lessons and starting groups with friends, he began to learn that songwriting was one of his greatest passions...