69 E. Laurel Ave, Sierra Madre CA, 91024
Instruments:Audio Recording, Chorus, Composition, Ear Training, Electric Bass, Electronic, Guitar, Recording, Stand Up Bass, Theory, Voice, World Music

Styles:Classical, Jazz, Folk – Country – Bluegrass, Rock – Alternative, Blues, Kids, World, Electronic
Levels:Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Experience:24 years
Rate:$60 / hr

Personal Statement

“Patient, postive, and professional is my philosophy. I can with confidence, tell you that you be studying one of the best teachers you’ve had. Music is my passion and I love sharing it with others. For more than 23 years I’ve studied and performed with the best instructors for many years and have performed extensively here in town and abroad. You will find me patient and positive all along the way and making the lessons FUN! My method lays it out for you in a concise manner and I give you a practice routine you will need to reach your musical goals. So give me a call so we can start you on the path to reach your goals within this wonderful world of music!” Please feel free to call or email me to ask questions about my program.”

Education / Training

Mt San Antonio College A.A. Music 1988
Outstanding Jazz guitarist Pacific Coast Collegiate Jazz Festival, Berkley Ca 1987-88
Cal State University Los Angeles Music 1991
Outstanding Jazz bassist Pacific Coast Collegiate Jazz Festival, Berkley Ca 1991
Studied voice privately with Dr. Maurice Allard from 1993-95.
Currently working as accompanist and coach for the Mount San Antonio College Music Dept 2003-present

List of Teachers I studied with:

Ashley Alexander 1985-88
Mary Maude Moore 1985-87
Dr. John Swain 1988-91
John Sciavo 1987-1989
Bart Samolis 1989-91
William H Hill 1988
Bob Curnow 1988
Dr. Peter Terry 1989-91
Dr. Maurice Allard 1994-95

Ruben Ramos