Justin Ralls, composer, conductor, educator and writer, was born in Seattle, WA and is inspired by the beauty of the natural world and elemental forms of creativity. Ralls' education includes a Bachelors of Music from The Boston Conservatory and a Masters in Music Composition from San Francisco Conservatory where...
Rob has been playing the drums since the age of 12. Music has taken him across the country and the world throughout his years playing original music in a handful of bands across a multitude of genres. Rob's foundation for teaching stems from 15+ years of his own study in...
Gabriela Garza is a Mexican conductor and percussionist. She is currently in her second year of doctoral studies at the University of Washington.
Gabriela holds a Master of Music in Orchestral Conducting and a Bachelor in Music Performance with emphasis in percussion from the University of New Mexico
Over the past couple...
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...
Brad Robertson grew up in Oklahoma and it is where his musical journey began. At 12 years old, his parents gave him his first snare drum as a Christmas present. Brad played nonstop for weeks and soon began to take lessons. He joined band during his next semester and won...
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....
Jesse Wickman is a working musician and drum instructor who has been playing for 36+ years. He is a passionate and dedicated player who began playing drums full time at the age of thirteen. Since moving to the Bay Area in 1989, he has proven himself to be a very...
Tim was born and raised around the Arts & Music. His Grandfather is Paul Horiuchi Sr. who is the renowned mosaic artist well known for his mosaic mural at the Seattle Centers amphitheater, that was built for the Worlds fair.
Tim's father was the first Japanese American in the Metropolitan Opera...
Jordan Brawner has been playing guitar for over a decade, and has been a professional working musician for over three years. From working in Grammy-award winning studio Orbit Audio as an assistant engineer and session musician to touring and recording with their own bands Meanderthals and Hurry Up Snufkin, Jordan...
In an ever-growing love for music, Dylan Freeman has spent most of his life learning and playing a variety of styles and instruments. Starting with guitar, he learned to play a variety of genres from rock, to jazz, to classical, eventually winning the WMEA State Solo/Ensemble Competition in classical guitar....
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...
Francis is a guitar and bass instructor who has an interest in a wide variety of musical traditions, spanning from the music of Brazil to Ragtime Piano to Indian classical music. He finds joy in helping others realize their musical goals, whether thats learning finger picking patterns, improvising or...