Bass, Guitar, Songwriting, Ukulele | Draper

Alice's musical prowess extends across multiple instruments. She is proficient in playing guitar, bass, and ukulele, demonstrating her versatility as a musician. Her dedication to mastering these instruments adds depth to her teaching, allowing her to connect with students on various musical paths. Alice’s journey into music began with a passion for diverse genres, from the raw energy of rock and blues to the intricate storytelling of folk and the intensity of metal. Her educational pursuit led her to the realms of music theory and MIDI/digital audio production, where she honed her skills at SLCC, starting in 2021. Prior to this, she had already laid a foundation at the University of Utah in 2019, setting the stage for her future endeavors. Alice's musical voyage didn't stop at academics; she actively participated in various bands and music projects, venturing fearlessly through a wide spectrum of genres, from the soulful blues-rock to the avant-garde world of experimental jazz. Her versatility as a musician is a testament to her dedication and willingness to explore. As a teacher, Alice’s approach is rooted in this philosophy, engaging students in both realms simultaneously, ensuring they not only learn effectively but also derive maximum enjoyment from their musical journey. To Alice, the true beauty of music lies in discovering one's own style of writing and playing. She encourages her students to grasp the fundamentals of instruments and music theory while inspiring them to uncover and emulate styles that resonate with their musical aspirations. Under her guidance, students embark on a personalized musical odyssey, embracing the joy of self-discovery and creative expression.

“Music in itself is healing. It’s an explosive expression of humanity. It’s something we are all touched by. No matter what culture we’re from, everyone loves music.”
- Billy Joel
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