Brooklyn, NY, 11201
Subjects Taught Guitar, Classical Guitar, Music Theory
Babak graduated from Shenandoah University Conservatory with a Bachelors in Jazz Studies (focus in jazz guitar) and a double minor in classical guitar and jazz piano.
Babak has always had interest in music. He began receiving piano instruction when he was seven. In middle school, he started to play piano with the choir, performing not only at his school, but also at several different venues.
In high school he began studying guitar. Babak became so infatuated with the instrument that he would practice for hours a day. By the end of his high school career, he was performing in two groups, a classical guitar ensemble and a jazz band. With the assistance of not only the high school guitar teacher, Keith Owens, but also a private instructor/performer in the Washington D.C. Area, Dave Cosby, he started to excel and auditioned for Shenandoah Conservatory.
While at Shenandoah, he was instructed by various professors who have had a very important role in the D.C. area such as:...