Alec is a young up-and-coming Musician and Teacher. He was fortunate enough to attend Mainstreet School of performing arts in Hopkins and Perpich Arts High in Golden Valley. There he was able to expand is musical knowledge and get ahead in his music education. He then went on to study for a short time at Mcnally Smith College of music where he recieved The Marv Dalghren Scholarship for Exellence in Percussion, an Award given to in coming Performance majors. Mr. T. also teaches at The school of Rock in Eden Prairie as well as the Guitar Center in Roseville. Alec enjoys playing Jazz/Rock/Latin/Funk/Blues/metal and anything really anything else.
Guitar Center offers music instruction for players of all skill levels—beginner to pro—with a courteous, knowledgeable staff teaching world-class curriculum for guitar, bass, keyboards, drums, vocals and recording. We offer regularly scheduled workshops hosted by Guitar Center Lessons instructors, including instrument-specific topics, songwriting, gigging, the music business, technical tutorials that dig deep into music creation, and more.
School of Rock teaches guitar, bass, vocals, keyboards, drums and combines weekly private music lessons and group band rehearsals to prepare students to take the stage in front of live audiences in an authentic concert setting.
To date our students have played thousands of concerts, to more than 100,000 people, at such legendary venues as CBGB's, The Trocadero, The Knitting Factory, The Whiskey, The Roxy, The Experience Music Project, The Big Easy and BB King's Blues Club in Times Square. We have also had the great fortune to be able to perform at music festivals from Lollapalooza and Austin City Limits, to Zappanale in Bad Doberan, Germany.
We are a music company owned and operated by music teachers and musicians who teach for the love of music. We are here to help our neighbors when it comes to purchasing an instrument, or selecting a teacher who can meet their needs.
Originally from Minnesota, Prince Music Company opened a music studio in New Orleans, LA and many students came through this location. We taught children as young as six, to adults in their 50's and 60's. In turn, New Orleans impressed us with music that originated in the city like jazz, bounce rap, and swamp pop. The greatest thing we took from this amazing city were the instruments the jazz artists of the south swear by. It was then that we decided to open a studio in Minneapolis where these instruments and music lessons could be enjoyed by our home town community.