Im a Bass player with over 10 years of playing experience, i play guitar and have a bachelors in music education. i am also an audio engineer and music producer graduated from Musicians Institute.
Graduated the Independent Artist Program at Musicians Institute where I learned Audio engineering, Music Production and Songwriting.
i play guitar, bass, keyboards and sing in my personal music project called mad scientist an indie acoustic rock project based around percussive guitar and looping where i use the guitar as a drum kit and very different tunings to write my songs
i have played bass mostly for rock, punk and metal bands since 2006
successfully completed around 85 live performance workshops at musicians institute including modern rock, classic rock, billboards hot 100 and funk
certified as a pro tools user.
certification in teaching english as a second language for teens and adults.
· Acoustic Guitar · In studio Great teacher! I was able to catch the basis really quickly. He is very patient and professional !
· Bass Guitar · Online I didn´t know anything about playing the bass and in a couple of months I have learned the basics and I improve a lot with every lesson i take!!!! I am very much satisfied with Jay. He is a great teacher. Very patient.
· Acoustic Guitar · In home Jay is a phenomenal teacher! He made lessons fun and enjoyable. He is beyond patient, and knows exactly what you need to progress to the next step.
I was in a panic over my Juilliard audition, but he calmed me down, and worked with me until I was completely confident, and I nailed the audition!
· Bass Guitar · In home Jay is an awesome teacher! I am a beginner to playing bass and he was able to teach me the fundamentals very quickly and easily. Would highly recommend taking lessons from him.