THE MUSIC BLOG

We can live in a world where we use the full potential of our human mind and emotional intelligence in perfect harmony. Music is a life long form of self-expression that connects us back with ourselves and in turn others. Experience how playing, performing, writing and recording music can increase academic performances and improve the power of the mind.

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Joel R Karner music teacher

Joel R Karner

Joel was born in Chicago, Illinois. He has two Bachelor’s Degrees from the American Conservatory of Music (Chicago) and a Master’s Degree from Columbia University.

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Tyler Joyce music teacher

Tyler Joyce

Tyler Joyce is an experienced guitar instructor with over 10 years of teaching.  He studied music performance at Towson University for classical guitar and is

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Rich Thompson

Rich Thompson

a.k.a. Final Life Form With a master’s degree in classical guitar performance from Northern Illinois University, Rich’s experience with the guitar runs deep with over

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Mike Haverty is a Guitar Instructor at Sloan School of Music

Mike Haverty

Mike Haverty has been a full-time guitar teacher since 2008. He is known as a patient and fun teacher who deeply enjoys working with students

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Sloan School of Music instructor Stefan Sandman

Stefan Sandman

Stefan is a former student at Berklee College of Music where he studied Music Business/Marketing. Sandman favors the electric bass (4,5, and 6-string) as his

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Fred Williams

Fred Williams has been fascinated with all things guitar since age six, when he saw his older brother receive one as a Christmas present and

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Anthony Sloan the music instructor playing guitar

Anthony Sloan

Along with his father, David Sloan, and Chief Operating Officer, Bailey Kercheval, Anthony Sloan is the President and Co-Founder of Sloan School of Music. Anthony

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derek kretzer playing guitar outside in nature

Derek Kretzer

Derek Kretzer is a multi-instrumentalist who studied jazz guitar performance at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia. He has since become proficient on the

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