School of Rock Eden Prairie’s music teachers are experienced musicians devoted to helping students attain musical proficiency. From singing to drums to guitar, our Eden Prairie music instructors inspire and teach students to perform live.
Adam Azra’el Guitar Teacher, Drum Teacher, Singing Teacher, Piano Teacher
Adam is a composer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. He’s worked in bands playing everything from rock to funk to Latin music, and most recently has been running around with an Irish rock outfit called St. George’s Folly, which includes several other School Of Rock instructors and graduates. Adam has degrees in Music Production, Recording Technology and Percussion Performance from McNally Smith College of Music, and nearly 15 years of teaching experience, including at School of Rock and St. Paul Conservatory for Performing Artists.
Ryan Forte Rookies Music Director
Ryan graduated from North Central University with a Music Pastor degree. He was the Music Director for the South Suburban Evangelical Church youth group for six years and now serves as a youth coordinator for grades 6-12. He is also an instructor at TAGS, where he has been teaching gymnastics to children for nine years.
Parker Grones Guitar Teacher, Bass Guitar Teacher, Piano Teacher
Parker is a multi-instrumentalist who plays guitar, bass, keys and drums. He's been playing music since childhood and teaching music for almost 10 years. His current personal music is in the newer purview of improv electronica, which he produces with his lifelong friend and former School of Rock drum teacher, Chris Chacko.
Twin Cities School of Rock Road Crew performs at summer festivals.
The Lone Bellow, an alt/rock, alt/indy band that Billboard Magazine called, "one of the "Next Big Things", stopped by School of Rock when they were in the Twin Cities to perform at Mill City Nights. They invited local student Maye Kommer to sing with them.