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Monthly Archives: February 2011

Ladies and Gentlemen – Cassondra Meyer on Vocals!

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?A wish is something you want to magically happen without effort, a goal is something you work hard for and strive to reach.? —Cassondra Meyer

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Cassondra Meyer has been dazzling her crowds with charm and laughter since she was 16 years of age. From blissful to desolate expression, Meyer will move you with her committed performances. She can energize any situation and make you laugh till you cry.
Her true goal is to perfect herself in the crafts of teaching, performing, poetry, songwriting, and most of all inspiring.
She has been guided along her journey by some astonishing vocalists including Debbie Duncan, Judi Donaghy, Lori Dokken, and Erin Schwab. Meyer has completed four year degree at McNally Smith College of music for vocal performance. After graduation in May of 2010, Meyer left to work on Holland America Cruise Lines. She spent her eight months as the lead singer in the party band on board. Cassondra currently works all over the Twin Cities and surrounding areas combining her stylistic versatility in jazz, Latin, soul, country, rock and musical theatre. She has also taught private piano and voice lessons since 2008. Meyer has performed with Boogie Wonderland, Doctor Mambos Combo, Rookai, Retro Phonic, Higher Ground, The Tuesday Night Band at the Artist Quarter and many more.

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Welcome Eli Elstad! Our newest Guitar and Bass Instructor

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Eli Elstad has been playing music for 16 years, 11 of which have been for
guitar and bass.? Throughout the years he has maintained original groups
focusing on funk/rock/jazz.? When he was younger he studied bass with Jeff
Bailey, in high school he studied music theory and jazz guitar with Kevin
Daley, and during college he studied jazz with David Crittenden.? In 2004 he
won $2000 worth of recording time at MasterMix studios and since then has
continued to be active in the Minneapolis music scene recording several of
his own projects as well as some for other Minneapolis musicians.? He
currently plays guitar in an original funk/rock/progressive trio and is on
staff as a bass player at Mt. Olivet Lutheran church in Plymouth.? In the
last two years he has been instructing guitar around the metro and is
excited to share his unique experience with new students.

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