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Anna Hanh Pham

Anna Hanh Pham

Ms. Anna Hanh Pham was born in Ha noi, Viet nam. Her studies include eight years at National Saigon music conservatory, followed by six years in Moscow, Russia where she studied at the world renown Gnhesin Russian Academy of Music obtaining the Bachelor of Art Degree in 1995,major in Solo Piano Performance, Pedagogy, Accompanying and Chamber Music. Anna Pham later attends McGill University of Montreal, Canada where she received her Master of Music Degree in 2001,  She has taught at Saigon Conservatory of Music in Vietnam during 1995-1999. After moving to United States in 2002, Ms. Anna worked as music director and piano instructor of Agape Music Centre in Rosemead city, CA from 2002-2006. She released her first CD 'Give Thanks' in 2005. Ms. Anna Pham is an active member of Music Teacher's Association of California Orange County West branch since 2006 She has performed as a concert pianist and accompanist in Russia, Vietnam, Canada...

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Cynthia Law

Cynthia Law

Cynthia Law was born in Hong Kong, China, where she began studying classical piano at the age of six. Her very first experience teaching piano privately to children and adults was when she was 14 years old. Later her passion in piano performance lead to further study at Rio Hondo College, where she spent 3 and a half years actively participating in the college's Arts and Cultural Programs performing as a soloist and in the Diverse Instruments Ensemble. Outside of the academic world, she also collaborated with keyboardist Jannine Livingston and choreographer Lauren Kearns in 2001 for a dance performance at Highways Performance Space in Santa Monica. Cynthia's passion in teaching also lead to further study in piano performance at California State University Long Beach, where she received her Bachelor of Music degree in 2007 and Master of Music degree in 2010. Pianists and mentors who have greatly influenced her in...

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Rod Browarny

Rod Browarny

As a musician and teacher I have over 20 years of experience, performing with greats like Louie Bellson, Stix Cooper, Keith Grecko, Rich Prapeza, Margo Reed, Sonny Stitt, Armond Boatman, Dave Cook, Nadine Jansen and Nancy Gee. As a high caliber saxophonist I have developed an extensive knowledge of every aspect of Jazz performance. I have an imaginative, harmonic talent that has allowed me to develop my own rhythmic combo. Most importantly, as a musician, I have a beautiful sound, and I swing! All this combines with my expertise as a teacher and leader, and my performances with numerous Jazz, Blues and Latin groups. My teaching experience is with woodwind instrument (clarinet, saxophone and flute) My teaching expertise has been with one - on –one private lessons. I am unique because I am a great professional teacher, and I play as a professional musician. My students are able to benefit from...

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Quoc Thang Tay

Quoc Thang Tay

Mr. Quoc Thang has been in the Music Industry for over 40 years.-From 1969 to 1975 entertaining for US Service in VietNam-1980 to 1987 touring in Canada and US-1987 to current Recording Studio for Artist like Khanh Ha,Tuan Ngoc,Y Lan, Huong Lan, Thai Chau....-2011 to current giving Guitar lesson at OCMC,VQT Music Acadamy, New Light.Has lots of experience in teaching Guitar from Beginner to Advance.

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Corran Lategra

Corran Lategra

Bands played In: Legacy, Stealth Symphony, and Empathy (in the U.S)9th Hour, Shekinah, K-13 (In Russia)Other Talents: Songwriting, ArrangingCountries Lived: Russia, & FinlandPlaces Toured: Russia Cd’s Recorded: 8 Drum Kits: Ludwig & Pearl Percussion set: Aspire & LPWebsites: www.nthegroove.weebly.com Brief BioI started playing at 11years old in 1976. Music has always been my passion growing up. I was encouraged by my band teachers Richard Maxwell & Dr.Roy Anderson to continue in music. As time went on I started playing Motown & R&B As I developed my training I began to take drumming seriously In 1989 I moved to Las Vegas when I joined my first professional band call Legacy we were a Progressive rock band. In 1995 I moved to California played in several bands from 95’to 2001 in 2002-2007 I moved to Russia and played in 3 bands K-13, Shekinah, & 9th hour. I also taught & played in Finland. I enjoy teaching young...

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Peter Ramos

Peter Ramos

I began playing Drums at the age of 14. When I was 21, I attended the Percussion Institute of Technology in Hollywood and graduated a year later with HONORS. After graduation, I played on many Demo Recordings and with many live acts in Los Angeles and beyond. One of the keyboardists I played with, Greg Beaumont, later hired me as a Digital Sound Design Assistant. We worked on animated shows such as Sonic the Hedgehog to Warner Bros. Pinky and the Brain, Batman Beyond, and many other productions. From 2004 to the present I taught Drums in Los Angeles and Ventura counties. I now live in Costa Mesa and love Orange County. I know many styles of Drumming, but for instruction I focus on Rock, Groove, Jazz and Latin. I also instruct and perform on MIDI and Electronic Drums. My students range from children to adults and I have a friendly...

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Marina Darenport

Marina Darenport

Ms. Marina Darenport, started playing piano at the age of six. She was inspired by her father, because he would sometimes take Marina to classical concerts at the local performance concert hall. She was inspired by the magnificent Russian orchestras, folk performers and local classical celebrities. This is why pursuing her efforts towards becoming a professional musician was imminent. After graduating from the Rimsky Karsakov Conservatory, at the top of her class she started performing regularly at all the famous concert halls that her dad took her to when she was a child. Her success and dream came true but her musical career did not end there; her success and her impeccable performances landed her invitations to perform in classical concert halls in Potzedam, Germany.  Currently she resides in Orange County, California and she enjoys Classical and Jazz music styles. Currently, Ms. Marina is teaching many little young musicians and...

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Ly Giai Hoa

Ly Giai Hoa

In 1992, Ly Giai Hoa graduated from HCMC Conservatory of Music, majored in Piano. In 1998, she got her Bachelor Degree of Conducting and Master Degree in Piano performance, and went for further study in Shanghai Conservatory, China. She took part in many concerts in Ho Chi Minh City, in the repertoire of HCMC Ballet, Symphony Orchestra and Opera (HBSO) since its debut, in many concerts in Ha Noi, Hue, Da Nang, Shanghai, Hong Kong, USA. She has frequently played with HBSO Orchestra under the baton of Prof. Minh Cam, EA Tran Vuong Thach, Zhang Xiao Dong (China), Jean Deroyer (France), Franz Rasmussen (Danmark), Colin Metters (England). She was also in charged of the Choir of HBSO, preparing many chorus masterpieces as well as chorus parts of many operas for its regular monthly performances. Since the age of 16, she began to experience teaching, and substituted her teacher, Mr Nghiem Phu...

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