Created in response to the global COVID-19 pandemic and its devastating impact on the livelihoods of artists, TRAIN connects interested students of all skill levels with a diverse range of master musicians, craftspeople, and tradition bearers offering online instructional opportunities. Start your lessons today!

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Cristina Hoyos Nunez

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I am an Artist from Ibague, Colombia, teaching arts for many years to different types of audiences. My expertise in mixed media paintings, acrylics, watercolors, oil paintings, using

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Visual Artist.

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Charles Owens

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Charles Owens is a master tenor saxophonist, composer, band leader, recording artist, and educator and has been performing, composing, and teaching professionally for over 25 years. After attending

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Saxophone, piano, theory, harmony, improvisation, jazz harmony, composition, production

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Trevor Pietsch

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Trevor Pietsch is a Richmond, Virginia based musician who has performed with a variety of different groups and styles from folk to fusion to heavy rock on both

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Electric Bass, Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Double Bass

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Jared Pool

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Jared Pool is a multi-instrumentalist from Richmond, VA who currently plays mandolin with legendary flatpicker, Larry Keel and teaches locally. From an early age, Jared grew up immersed

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Guitar, Mandolin, Music Theory

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Reid Poole

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Born and raised in Fountain, Colorado, Reid Poole is happy to be an active bandleader, freelance musician, as well as an educator in the great city of New

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Trumpet, Improvisation, Music Theory (basic to advance)

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levi rainwater

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My name is Levi Rainwater. I am from the Cayuga tribe in New York. I was born in New York but have been living in North Carolina for

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Native American Flute

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Mitch Reed

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Grammy Award winning multi-instrumentalist, traditional music instructor, and storyteller Mitch Reed was born in Bayou Vista, Louisiana and raised in Lafayette by musicians and storytellers from Mamou. When

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Cajun and Creole fiddle and traditions

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Jim Robertson

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Jim Robertson started playing guitar during the folk music boom of the 60s. Prior to that his parents gave him a Hohner Marine Band harmonica. At age 16

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Trad. strings: banjos, mandolin family, guitar, fiddle,whistle, bagpipes, bass,

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Purl Samoheyl

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I began my learning in woodwork at Twin Oaks community in Louisa where I lived for 18 years. There, they have 450 acres of hardwoods where I was

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Woodwork, repair, carving, toy making, lathe turning

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Leonardo Sandoval

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Brazilian tap dancer and choreographer Leonardo Sandoval is renowned for blending America’s great tap tradition with Brazil’s rich rhythmic and musical heritage. He helped bring tap to a

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Tap Dance, Body Percussion, Brazilian Rhythms & Styles, Improvisation, Choreography

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