What do you do at Walker West?
I am a piano teacher.
What style(s) of music do you teach/play?
Jazz, blues and classical
St. Paul, Minnesota
What are some performance/professional highlights?
Being a 30-year jazz piano player
What was your first gig?
Substitute piano player at a church in the fifth grade
Favorite Walker West memory/experience?
Performing and enjoying music with staff and students
All the classical, blues and jazz greats
Anything by the classical, blues and jazz greats
Why is music education so important?
Music education is so important because it elevates thinking.
Advice to young musicians?