School of Rock Pasadena’s music teachers are experienced musicians devoted to helping students attain musical proficiency. From singing to drums to guitar, our Pasadena music instructors inspire and teach students to perform live.
Brady Tait has been involved with music since the age of two, when he first began to play the guitar. Over the years, as his passion for music grew, he learned how to play bass, keys and drums.
Another passion of Brady’s is writing and composing music, and he has written about 70 songs to date in many different styles. After moving to LA, he joined several bands as their bassist and has performed throughout Southern California.
He has almost completed the Bachelor of Music Degree in Vocal Performance at Musicians Institute. Brady has performed in 55 plays and musicals, and won five Elly Awards (regional theatre awards). He enjoys sharing his knowledge, skills and passion for music with the next generation of musicians!
Kapali LongGuitar Teacher, Singing Teacher, Bass Guitar Teacher, piano Teacher
Born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii, Kapali Long has been performing music all his life since he was the age of three learning piano, then ukulele. His main instruments would be his voice and guitar, but he plays close to 20 instruments with guitar being his primary instrument. He can play guitar and piano, studied voice classically, ukulele, mandolin, harmonica, bass, percussion and banjo. Music is in his blood being from Hawaii and a native Hawaiian. Long has played and writes all genres from rock to reggae, metal to folk, and country to urban.