Return to in-person lessons at MGS this fall!

To start the 2021-22 MGS season we’re offering in-person lessons to those families and individuals who are ready for the return. We know some of you wish to remain online and take advantage of our remote lesson offerings, that’s why we are coordinating...

Teacher Profile: Brenden Ramirez

Brenden Ramirez Brenden (he/him) is a guitarist and educator based in Portland, Oregon. Brenden attended Willamette University and earned his B.A. in music with an emphasis in improvisation. Brenden is an avid songwriter and writes and records his own music under the...

Teacher Profile: Stephanie Scelza

Stephanie Scelza Stephanie (she/her) has been singing since the age of 8. In 1998 she discovered guitar and started writing music. She’s been performing in Portland since 2005 and teaching guitar and vocals since 2018. Stephanie gets to know her students, puts...

Teacher Profile: Carley Baer

Carley Baer Carley (she/her) started writing songs at the age of 5, and hasn’t stopped since. In 2008, she met her musical soulmate: the ukulele. Since then, she’s travelled the world and all across the U.S. a dozen times, documenting her experiences...

Teacher Profile: Tyson Stubelek

Tyson Stubelek Tyson (he/him) has been teaching drums for the past 17 years. He holds an MM and GD from the New England Conservatory, and has toured internationally with numerous prominent musicians. He performs in a variety of stylistically diverse projects in...