Monroe, CT 06468
Subjects Taught Bass Guitar, Guitar, Music Performance, Music Recording, Music Theory, Songwriting
Tom achieved his Associates of the Arts Degree in 1996 from Dean College of Franklin, Massachusetts. He has a combined professional teaching and performance career that spans over twenty years. A member of the drama club throughout college and a student of Jazz Performance; Tom has had plenty of experience within the walls of auditoriums and theaters.
Tom was previously a member of Boston’s original band “Central Basement.” Some of Central Basement’s accomplishments include: opening for teen-pop sensation Avril Lavigne with an audience of 3,000+ people (Orpheum Theater, Boston 2003); making the Top 30 Countdown for their single “Turn” in 2002 (the only unsigned band to ever receive airplay on Boston’s KISS 108); achieving the “Hall of Fame” status by two original songs remaining the #1 and #2 downloads for several week on the Boston.com homepage; and performing for the Summer Special Olympics (2001, 2003).
Tom began teaching in 1994 and still practices...