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Jim has been teaching in Pacifica for over twenty-five years.
He teaches Guitar, Bass, Ukulele, Mandolin, Singing and Songwriting. He also teaches Music Theory, Reading Music, and TAB.
Jim has performed with or opened shows for Chubby Checker, Tommy Castro, Jim Nichols, Little Charlie & the Night Cats.
Some of Jim’s songwriting credits include tunes recorded by Bobby Hendricks of the Drifters, soul singer Jerry Brooks. He wrote for and produced Kristy Lee Cook from American Idol fame.
Check out his website for more info:

Jay Michaelis

Jay Michaelis is the drummer for State Line Empire and has just released an EP featuring Slash and Produced by Mike Clink. He is professionally endorsed by Thumper Custom Drums, Paiste, Aquarian and ProMark. His performance highlights include BFD at The Shoreline, Cow Palace, Slim's & Great American Music Hall.

For more about Jay visit his website,

Mark Sessler

Mark Sessler teaches Guitar and Bass. He has his Masters in Music from the SF Conservatory of Music. He was previously chosen as Artistic Ambassador to Africa for the US Information Agency.

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