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Morgan W., Cello - Offering Virtual Instruction
Morgan first discovered her love for the cello in fourth grade. After beginning private lessons at age 12, Morgan successfully auditioned for Wisconsin Youth Symphony Orchestras and was a member for seven years. She earned her Bachelors of Music Performance degree at Grand Valley State University, where she received an Honors Music Scholarship and won the GVSU Symphony Concerto Competition in 2010. She taught lessons privately through Meyer Music in Muskegon, MI and substituted with the West Michigan Symphony for two years. Morgan received her Master's in Music from Bard College's Longy School of Music in Cambridge, MA studying under Terry King. During her time in Massachusetts, she was a member of the Harvard Baroque Chamber Orchestra, directed by Phoebe Carrai. After graduating, she volunteered as a teaching artist through Longy's El Sistema Side by Side Seminarios Series. This program focused primarily on children with the fewest resources and greatest needs, giving them confidence and inspiring ideals to excel in the ambitious pursuit of musical excellence. Morgan is currently teaching and performing in Madison, WI. Her teaching style begins with the student's agenda. She believes there is little difference between teaching and learning, and sees the connection between student and teacher as fluid and equally rewarding.
Jeff W., String Bass - Offering In-Person Instruction
Jeff is a recent graduate of UW-Madison's School of Music. His studies began with his first teacher, Rob Junceau III, continuing Into college, where he studied under Richard Davis for five years. There he performed with Davis's Black Music Ensemble, UW-Jazz Little Band and as principal bassist for UW-Madison's Symphony Orchestra. Jeff's music reflects a broad application of classical and jazz influences along with almost all other genres of music. Whether it be Metal, Rock, Blues, Bluegrass, Funk, Jazz or Rap, Jeff has had professional playing experience in all and is willing to share any knowledge. Besides teaching he is working full time in 6 various bands and composes music for film. He recently won Madison Area Music Award's best bassist of the year for 2012.