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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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."...
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...
Growing up with three older sisters Brad heard music his whole life. From his earliest memories all 4 children played the piano. His forward thinking mother was a Registered Nurse and of the opinion that music at a young age (or any age) would promote brain development and memory....
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...
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...
About Lucas Brewington-Janssen
Lucas Tayne is an American singer-songwriter from Seattle, Washington. He spent his formative years playing guitar and drums in local indie rock and punk bands The Lighter Side of Epic and The Red Trousers before expanding his influences to bluegrass, americana, and jazz. Tayne has lived and gigged in Portland,...