Teachers

Martin Metzger

Martin Metzger

Guitar, Director

Martin Metzger is a versatile guitarist and composer from Evanston, Illinois. Martin has performed with many ensembles, including Leley (Flamenco), Ensemble of Ragas (Indian/Flamenco), and Wood To Water (World Influenced-Jazz),...
Greg Smith

Greg Smith

Piano

Greg Gordon Smith has spent more than 20 years as a professional musician, composer, and educator. As a jazz pianist he's toured and recorded with artists such as The Mighty Blue Kings, Concord artist Eden Atwood, and American Idol Justin...
Mervin Mendez

Mervin Mendez

Bass, Double Bass, Percussion, Guitar, Mandolin, Ukulele, Cuatro and Repairs

Mervin Mendez has 38 years of experience teaching children and adults how to play guitar, double bass, ukulele, mandolin, cuatro and Latin Percussion. Initially a self-taught...
Javier Saume Mazzei

Javier Saume Mazzei

Percussion, Drum Set

From Caracas, Venezuela. Has performed with Rhonda Richmond, Cassandra Wilson, Badi Assad. Performed and recorded with the Grammy and Latin Grammy Award-nominated Sones de Mexico Ensemble, national and international concerts,...
Andrew Baldwin

Andrew Baldwin

Percussion, Drum Set

Andrew Baldwin is a recent graduate from the University of Wisconsin- Madison with a master of music in percussion performance under Anthony Di Sanza, Thomas Ross, and Todd Hammes. While at UW Madison, he used the opportunity...