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Michelle Present

In Florida, Graduates by jan_mfp

MFP is “My Favorite Place” on this planet.  Only in my dreams did I think I could find 75 people that enjoyed improvising as much as I did…all in one room?! Before starting this program, I had never performed music, never jammed with anyone, and certainly never sang! I had some piano lessons from the ages of …

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Michael DeMaria

In Florida, Graduates by jan_mfp

Michael’s fluid and inspirational teaching style emerges out of his natural love for people, the creative process and his life mission to help others wake up to the miracle of being. He weaves his natural compassion and live-in-the-moment approach to life into highly unique and organic experiential learning encounters for individuals and groups. Dr. Michael …

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Jan Magray

In Florida, Graduates by jan_mfp

Once one learns how to jam, you end up making music with the most interesting people of all ages. I am busily creating a new product that will make music in the moment accessible to children in places like after school programs and home schooling as well as hospital wards, and groups or individuals in …

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Ann Rogers

In Florida, Graduates by jan_mfp

I loved my teacher and progressed well.  When I was 7 or 8, I was given a new teacher.  She put a piece of music in front of me with lots of notes.  I was looking forward to hearing it.  The teacher said, “I’m not going to play the piece for you.  You have to …

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Arianna Rose

In Florida, Graduates by jan_mfp

is a professional singer, vocal coach, theatre director and lyricist currently living in Florida. She holds a BA in Theatre from Bucknell University with a concentration in music. Upon graduating Music for People’s Musicianship & Leadership Program, Arianna served for two years as Chairperson of this training program.   Arianna currently is a Songwriting and Musical Theatre Teaching …

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Amala Viola

In Florida, Graduates, New Jersey by jan_mfp

Carolyn “Amala” Viola’s musical journey has been richly vast and varied. She is a Music for People graduate of both the Music Leadership and Musicianship programs. She joyfully proclaims, “Finding Music for People, where spirit, breath, body, and intention, are core to the practice, was like coming home!” Since 2007, when performing, recording, coaching, or …