January 2019 Newsletter

Happy New Year, Knauer Music School Families!
If you are new to Knauer Music School, we want to welcome you and say that we are so happy you chose us to have your lessons with! If you have any questions along the way, feel free to reach out. We are here to help you along your musical journey.

Student Spotlight: December Recital 2018 Review
Thank you to all of the families and teachers that participated in the December Recital!
It truly was a wonderful day filled with inspiring performances of student’s excelling at their craft.
To see more photos, click the links below to see the different recitals on our Facebook page.

For the first time, Knauer Music School is offering Summer Camp options! Click here to read about all of the different types of camps we are offering. Lengths and topics vary. Spaces are limited. Save your spot and register today!
When: June & July 2019
Where: Available at the Tarzana & Agoura Hills Location
You might think it’s too early to plan for our June recital, but we want you to save the date now! Start planning your recital piece now! More information to come in early April.
When: Sunday, June 2, 2019
Where: TBA

Teacher Spotlight: Colin Jensen
Colin Jensen has been studying to become a professional drummer/percussionist since 2004. Colin has studied percussion at Snow College and Utah State University where he received his Bachelors Degree in Music Performance. His continuous years of drum set study have enabled him to perform in a large variety of styles: jazz, rock, latin, funk, metal, punk, country, reggae, new Orleans and hip hop.
As well as studying to become a drum set player, Colin has also studied to become a professional orchestral percussionist and has performed in many classical ensembles during his career.
Since moving to Los Angeles in 2015, Colin has kept himself busy performing with a large variety of different groups/artists, performing music from broadway musicals to hip-hop and R&B songs. He has preformed in Night Clubs, Concert Halls, and even Cruise Ships traveling around the world.
Colin has had the great opportunity, through a series of workshops and clinics, to work and study with world renowned musicians including Jay Lawrence, Carl Allen, Ben Wolfe, Scott Wilson, James Burton III, Ron Blake, Rich Dixon, Rodney Jones, Benny Green, Steve Meredith, Bernie Dresel, Gordon Goodwin, Andy Martin, Wayne Bergeron, Eric Marienthal, Sal Lozano, and Steve Davis.