- Teaches students:
- Females 5 to 25, males 5 to 20 and special needs
- Teaching since:
- May 2017
Tiana Ohara is an 18-year-old guitarist, multi-instrumentalist, and singer-songwriter. The Los Angeles native began her musical journey when she picked up the guitar for the first time at age 7. She began learning the basics of playing guitar with a private instructor.
Tiana attended the Music Academy at Hamilton High School to further develop her musical skills. She was a part of the Guitar Ensemble, Percussion Ensemble, Music Technology/Productions Class, and took core music classes. Outside of school, she studied privately with acclaimed guitarists such as Shea Welsh and Paul Castelluzzo.
In 2014 Tiana attended the California State Summer School for the Arts, where she discovered her love for jazz and writing songs. At the end of the program, she was 1 of 3 musicians awarded with a Herb Alpert Emerging Young Artists Award.
Tiana is currently earning her degree in Jazz and Contemporary Music at The New School. This past year she studied privately with guitar virtuoso Vic Juris.