Lise Schoening holds a BA in Music Education - Strings, K-12, studying classical guitar throughout her college education. She has taught music in the public/charter school system and as a private instructor for over 30 years. In addition, Lise has been a keyboard player/vocalist and played electric guitar in bar bands since the 1980's. She has extensive experience singing in acapella vocal groups and classical choirs.
Her music education started at age 7 studying both classical piano and violin well into her 20’s. She discovered the guitar at age 11 and was self taught until she decided to get serious and study guitar in college.
In addition, Lise holds an AA in Early Childhood Development & earned her certified Pre-school Directorship before she attended the 4 year college for the BA.
Her love and true calling is the guitar. She is most recognized for her “brutally effective” guitar teaching style. Lise has now been playing for over 48 years.
She also teaches voice (American Idol style & much more), classical/pop piano and how to be "THE MUSICIAN YOU DREAM TO BE". Lise teaches the "mind-set" to discover your "authentic musical self" and style.