Dalton Swallows, March 2021 Featured Teacher

Dalton Swallows Clarinet, Music Theory, Beginning Saxophone Check out Dalton’s Profile! How long have you been teaching? I’ve been teaching for going on 8 years.   Which Opus Music Academy locations do you work? Do you have your own studio? If so, where is...

Stephen Orejudos, February 2021 Featured Teacher

Meet our February 2021 Featured Teacher! Stephen Orejudos Trumpet, Music Theory, and Brass Ensemble Coach Check out Stephen’s Profile! How long have you been teaching? I have been teaching private lessons and music classes for 22 years.   Which Opus Music...

Dr. Chris Granias, February 2021 Featured Teacher

Dr. Chris Granias Piano, Composition, Music Theory Check out Dr. G’s Profile! How long have you been teaching? I have been teaching since 1979.   Which Opus Music Academy locations do you work? Do you have your own studio? If so, where is it located? Do you...

Pat Balder, January 2021 Featured Teacher

Pat Balder Instructor of Voice, Guitar, Audio and Music Production, Songwriting and Composition, and Music Theory Check out Pat’s Profile! How long have you been teaching? On and off for 30 years. Never full-time. I started with Opus in August of 2020.  ...

Re-Imagining Stage Fright From a Positive Perspective

Written by Ben Beaver I had originally thought to call this piece something like “Overcoming” or “Conquering” Stage Fright, because it sounds like a more robust and definitive solution to an age old problem. But I long ago came to the conclusion that stage fright is...