Meet the Instructors

Shaide
Manager Of Operations

Voice

Piano

Choir

Toddler Enrichment

Shaide, vocalist and pianist graduated from the University of Colorado with a degree in Music Performance & Technology. Before completing her undergraduate degree in Colorado, Shaide studied at the Berklee College of Music in Barcelona, Spain with the Fundacio Conservatori Liceu under Orial Sana. In her time at both universities her training has had an emphasis on music theatre and jazz repertoire.
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Trevor
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Guitar
Ukulele 
Bass
Piano
Drums
Production/Recording

Trevor graduated with honors from the Contemporary Music Program at Santa Fe University of Art & Design in 2015.

He teaches guitar, electric bass, ‘ukulele, drums, and music production (primarily with Ableton Live and Logic Pro). His passion for music's functionality as well as its therapeutic and experimental nature is what has drawn him to a career in music. 

Alex
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Alex is a guitarist, singer-songwriter, and music producer who graduated from Berklee College of Music. Alex has been working as a freelance musician for 8 years, playing in multiple bands and writing music for award-winning films.

Guitar

Bass 

Ukelele

Telesmar
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Telesmar is a jazz guitarist from Austin, Texas with over 17 years of guitar experience including classical, pop, rock, and blues styles. After graduating from the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in jazz guitar performance, Telesmar moved to Los Angeles to pursue master's school for music as well as to develop his teaching. He focuses on a holistic teaching approach in his lessons covering technique, theory, ear training, and composing/songwriting. His goal isn't just to teach students how to play songs on their instrument, but more importantly what makes those songs "tick", how to write their own music, and how to unlock deeper fulfillment in playing an instrument. 

Guitar

Ukelele 

Voice

Musical Theater 

Toddler Enrichment

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Heddie

Heddie was raised in a dance studio from the time she could walk, her mother was a dance teacher so it was a rare moment if she didn’t spend it in the studio. Hetehya started studying voice and music when she was seven and continued this into college where she majored in Performing Arts with a focus in Musical Theatre at AMDA College of the Performing Arts. Heddie graduated in October of 2019 and her first job out of college was as a dance teacher at Miss Melodee Studios. From there she started working at Allegra Music Academy as a voice, performance and piano teacher. “Music is the love of my life and I am grateful for any chance to work with it and share it. When I’m not teaching, I’m writing music or painting." 

Alex
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Alex

Drums
Piano
Ear Training

David

Piano

Drums

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David graduated from Musicians Institute with a bachelor’s degree in drum performance. Along with the drums, David is also a professional keyboardist and composer. David strives to maintain a fun learning environment while also communicating valuable skills. He has studied with renowned musicians such as Gregg Bissonette and Robert Carson.

Gabbi
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Gabbi is a singer/songwriter originally from Perth, Australia. A classically-trained pianist from age 4, she holds two Bachelor’s degrees in Jazz Singing from The New School and the West Australian Academy of Performing Arts. During her 9 years in NYC she performed at world-class venues such as Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center and Rockwood Music Hall, and was a soprano with various choral ensembles and church choirs. She has released 3 EPS and an album as RVBY MY DEAR and has toured across the US as well as Eastern Europe. She has been teaching private lessons for many years and loves to help her students find their own unique voices.

Voice
Piano

 

Piano

Voice

Music Therapy

Music Theory

Aida
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 Aida graduated from Tchaikovsky and began her undergraduate career at Komitas State Conservatory of Yerevan as a piano major, where she specialized mainly in piano performance, but also, in collaborative piano and piano pedagogy. In Summer 2018, she got accepted to the Piano Performance department at CSUN. Along the way, she realized how much more sheenjoyed teaching children rather than performing, and also looked into teaching children with special needs.

Timothy
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Timothy is a multi-instrumentalist, producer, and visual artist from Detroit, MI (originally from Cleveland, OH). After graduating with a BBA in Marketing from Eastern Michigan University, Timothy focused on honing his musical skills within the Detroit Music scene, playing bass and drums with notable Detroit artists such as Detroit Che, Jaye Prime, Greater Alexander, The DayNites, among others. His most recent musical accolades include two 2021 Detroit Music Awards (DMA) Nominations as an Outstanding Rap Producer and Outstanding Rap Composer. He was also a three-time 2020 DMA Nominee as an Outstanding Urban Musician, Outstanding Rap Composer, & Outstanding Rap Producer.

Drums
Piano
Bass
Production