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Rock Start Welcomes Nick McMillan

We’re very excited to welcome Nick McMillan to Rock Start. Nick has a background in teaching voice, piano, ukulele, songwriting, and percussion. Contact us today to sign up for lessons! Here’s Nick’s original song “Broke Building:”

Rock Start Welcomes Emily Slomovits!

We’re very excited to add a new teacher to the mix, Emily Slomovits. Emily is a talented singer and multi-instrumentalist and is very excited to take on new students at all levels. Here’s a video of her performing at the famed Ann Arbor Summer Festival in 2019:

Welcome Stevenson Valentor to the Rock Start Fam!

We’re excited to welcome drummer and pianist Stevenson Valentor to Rock Start Lessons. Stevenson is an extremely talented musician and teacher and is accepting new students now. Here’s a video of him playing drums on a cover of Britney Spears’ “Toxic” (also featuring RS teacher Maxx McGathey!):

Rock Start Adds Maxx McGathey

We’re excited to welcome another new teacher, Maxx McGathey, to our ranks! Maxx is a talented pianist but also teachers drums, bass, guitar, and voice. He was just featured in the Chicago Reader! Check out this great video of his band Gramps The Vamp. Welcome Maxx!

Rock Start Welcomes Kara Cavanaugh!

We’ve expanded again by adding the incredibly talent Kara Cavanaugh! Kara is accepting students on voice, piano, and guitar. She’s recently released her debut album, “Ain’t Gonna Run,” which includes this tune below. Welcome Kara!