Mike Campese is best known for being a member of the multi-platinum group, The Trans-Siberian Orchestra. Mike was picked over several guitarists in 2004 during the band's fourth CD, The Lost Christmas Eve and he received a gold record for his work. Mike has been featured in many national guitar magazines such as Guitar Player, Guitar
Doug is an international touring guitarist who has been playing since the age of ten and started professionally teaching in 1999. Currently playing with The Erotics and New York Jaded among many other bands both past and present. Versed in many different styles not only on guitar but also piano, bass guitar and ukulele as well.
Chris graduated Crane School of music in Potsdam New York majoring in classical guitar and Musicians institute in Hollywood, California.
He teaches using a combination of traditional methods such as reading music, scales and theory as well as a more modern approach using technology such as the iPad to encourage development of musical skills such as improvising , ear training etc so students are not limited to just reading the notes.
Jarod has been a performing string musician for more than ten years. He studied classical double bass at Schenectady County Community College, string pedagogy at The Crane School of Music, and currently holds a masters degree in Jazz Studies from SUNY Purchase. At Crane, he studied the unique challenges of teaching violin, viola, cello, and Read More...