Student Spotlight of the Month - Meet Will
Will joined School of Rock in the summer of 2019. His lessons instructor Neel says he is doing great in the Songwriting programming and is into the technical work of Math Rock (a style of rock music characterized by complex rhythmic and instrumental patterns). He submitted this photo of himself at home looking like he's ready to zoom into his next online lesson with Neel.
How would you say your playing has changed since joining SoR?
I have learned more about music theory and have much better practice habits.
What are your musical influences?
Mario Camarena of Chon and Ray Toro of My Chemical Romance
What do you like about School of Rock?
The community. Everyone is likeminded. Everyone likes Rock music so its only people like you.
What has been your favorite show at School of Rock, Neel says you were in Hella Mega?
Yeah, the Hella Mega show had my favorite bands in it. Green Day, Fallout Boy and Weezer so yeah, that one was my favorite. Brooks and Jaime did that show. I might do a show this coming season too.
Speaking of instructors you've worked with, Anything you'd like to say about your current guitar instructor Neel?
Neel has a really good ear and he's good at breaking down a song and explaining theory.
What advice do you have for new students?
Practice with a metronome.