San Fernando, CA 91340
Subjects Taught Bass Guitar, Guitar, Piano, Singing
Roger “Cali” W. was born in Brooklyn, New York. At the age of eleven, his family relocated to Fort Lauderdale, Florida. While growing up in Florida he pursued his love of music. This began with seven years of guitar lessons followed by four years of piano lessons. In high school he was in the jazz band under the direction of Columbia music publisher, Jack Marek. In the jazz band Cali played guitar until his senior year when he switched to the bass guitar.
After graduating high school, Cali began voice training under Kay Harrison Kramer. Miss Kramer has trained artists ranging from the hard rock band Saigon Kick to Scott Weiland, lead singer of Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver.
He relocated to Los Angeles, California in 2000, where his musical ambitions flourished. He taught keyboards, choir and beginning drama at Carney Educational Services. At Clancey’s restaurant in Glendale, California, Cali was the live sound engineer for artists on Capitol and Blue...