School of Rock Cresskill’s music teachers are experienced musicians devoted to helping students attain musical proficiency. From singing to drums to guitar, our Cresskill music instructors inspire and teach students to perform live.
Sarah KapilowGuitar Teacher, Singing Teacher, Bass Guitar Teacher, piano Teacher
Jeff BiegelGuitar Teacher, Bass Guitar Teacher, piano Teacher
Jeff is a versatile, technically-trained musician with experience in performing, recording, teaching and producing a variety of musical styles. He specializes in bass guitar and upright bass, but practices and performs with piano, guitar and cello as well. Whether in the pit band, studio or touring throughout the country, Jeff displays continuous dedication and pure enjoyment from his work. Through his role as a Personal Assistant to popular bassist Christian McBride he displayed a working back-end knowledge of the music industry. Jeff has also proven his front-end performance abilities through touring with Macy Gray and continues to do so with Four Celtic Voices. He proceeds to promote himself as a professional in regards to being a teacher and performer, but is eager to learn new skills.
Miles StrandGuitar Teacher, Bass Guitar Teacher
Miles Strand has been playing music since the age of eight and formed his first band at the age of 12. Being left-handed, he spent many of his younger years teaching himself to play guitar, and then progressed to writing his own original music. Miles has played in a touring band for almost 10 years, has taught music for over 8 years, and graduated from the Conservatory of Music at Purchase College. Currently, Miles spends most of his time with his son and daughter, as well as teaching, writing for himself and other artists, and is working on the first record of his band Our Fears.