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About Vaughn Edward

Vaughn Bentinganan
Vaughn Edward
Music Teacher, Master
Location: Bellevue, WA
Speaks: English
Instructs: Jazz Improvisation, N/A, Piano, Saxophone, Voice
Performance Experience: PERFORMING CREDITS: Webster Univ. Jazz Series, Washington Univ. for the Vocal Department, Duke Univ. Jazz Concert Series, MO Botanical Gardens, and Casting for Community Musicals in Chicago. Vaughn performed in bands that opened up for The Roots, Porno for Pyros, Fishbone, The Toasters (Twice in NC and MO), and The Pie Tasters. He also played a concert with Actor/Pianist Chevy Chase, when he was invited to play Lead Alto Sax (as a non-student) in the Duke University Big Band for one year.
Teaching Experience: Vaughn has been teaching in middle schools, for high school master classes, music schools and privately since 2000.
Teaching Philosphy: "Learn from the legends. Copy those musicians who inspire you and make you feel good. Learn from everything and everyone. The sounds from the radio, and from people walking and talking. The sounds from railroads, planes, rain, wind, animals and all instruments. Music exists in every space, and between all spaces. Pay attention, and just listen."

Get to know Vaughn Edward

Website:  www.vaughnedward.com
Original Music: http://vaughnedward.bandcamp.com

VAUGHN EDWARD  has performed across the United States, from coast to coast, as well as the Philippines and touring through the Caribbean. He is a Vocalist and Instrumentalist, and he writes his own Original Songs. He plays fluently, the Keyboard, Saxophone and Hand Drums, and he has a background in Dance.

Prior to writing and taking his songs public from stage to stage, he performed in most genres of music:  pop, dance, jazz, funk, acid jazz, hip hop, Latin & salsa, blues, African, Brazilian, ska, reggae, rock, oldies, orchestra, disco, zydeco, alternative, folk and big bands.

PUBLICATIONS:  Vaughn has written and published two music exercise books - “Music Technique Exercises for All Instruments” in Bass Clef and Treble Clef. Every exercise and all etudes are written out in every key.

Vaughn Edward teaches at:
13500 Bel Red Rd Suite A
Bellevue, WA 98005
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