About Us

Our Mission & Philosophy

 

Bringing people together to play music is our main focus. Our Jam Session programs are open to kids, teens and adults. The choice of material is student lead. 

Meet the Team

Our team of music educators has a diverse knowledge of instrumental & vocal performance, instrumental composition & songwriting, audio recording, and extensive teaching experience. They are passionate individuals with a strong interest in furthering music education in the Montreal area.

Jonathan Stein

Jonathan Stein is a multi-instrumentalist, performer, composer and producer from Montreal who has been active for over thirty years. Jonathan is also a guitar and bass teacher with fifteen years of experience who has a DEC in music from Vanier and a BFA with a specialization in jazz studies from Concordia University. He has run his own one-man school of rock called 'It Came From The Garage!' since 2006, during which time he has put eighty-eight bands together and prepped them to perform at his annual Live From The Garage student shows. You can find Jonathan’s complete musical biography here:

 

http://itcamefromthegarage.com/.

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Michael Fitch

Michael Fitch is a record producer, audio engineer, musician and teacher. He completed his Bachelors of Education at McGill in 2012. Since then, Michael has also completed multiple production and mixing courses with Berklee Online and is one of 14 Avid Certified Pro Tools Experts in Canada.

Michael operates Studio 2Mo which is used in conjunction with courses offered by NDG Music School and is also the founder of the Sound Life Scholarship.

James-Matthew Patulli

James-Matthew Patulli is currently working as a multi-disciplinary session musician - collaborating with numerous Montreal artists in various styles for live performances, teaching private lessons to all ages and studio recording sessions. James has been teaching private drum lessons for over 5 years and has a passion for educating and inspiring youth through music. 

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