Steve Perkins, Featured Teacher Q&A

Meet the Opus Featured Teacher! Steve Perkins Instructor of Piano, Guitar, Music Theory, Audio Engineering, and Music Production Check out Steve’s Profile! How long have you been teaching? Professionally I have been teaching music for 2 years of individual...

Benefits of Music Education

In modern day education, music education is discounted due to lack of applicability in the workforce, and in higher education. I have always found this unfortunate because of the complete disregard for the incredible benefits that music education brings to all ages...

Stephen Orejudos, Featured Teacher Q&A

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, Featured Teacher Q&A

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...

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...