Orange County Area Piano Teachers
Scott Grady is a guitarist, composer and educator from Fullerton, California. Trained in classical guitar, he studied music composition and theory at Cal State Fullerton earning a master's degree in 2015. In 2016, Scott founded the classical-rock fusion group, The Mercy Stone. He teaches guitar, composition and music theory privately and is the guitar department leader at the Irvine School of Music. Scott also coaches rock bands and teaches beginning piano, bass guitar, ukulele and drums.
Scott's teaching experience in both classroom and individual instruction spans from preschool aged children to experienced adult musicians. His teaching approach is founded on identifying music which excites students and uses that music as a basis for building technique and musicianship.
As a performer and composer, Scott's experience with many different musical styles facilitates this process. He has studied, composed and performed an extremely broad range of music which includes classical, rock, pop/commercial music, flamenco, Eastern European folk music and West African drumming.