JARED LOSS

GUITAR, BASS, DRUMS, PIANO & ROCK BANDS

Jared is the owner and manager at Rockdale and also teaches Guitar, Bass, Drums, Keyboard, Rock Band, Songwriting and Recording at the studio.  Jared has a passion for passing on the knowledge from years of honing his craft to musicians of all ages and skill levels. From your five year old aspiring Rock Star, to […]

ERICA CORBO

PIANO, FLUTE & MUSIC THEORY

Believing in music as a universal language, Erica Corbo approaches her playing from a strong melodic standpoint, while leaving room to experiment with dissonance and atonality. Erica has been immersed in the joy of making music for her entire life.  Beginning with the study of flute, voice, and dance in elementary school, she later found […]

ROB CRAFT

GUITAR, BASS, PIANO & TRUMPET

I am a graduate of Berklee College of Music for Guitar Performance and offer private lessons for guitar, bass, and trumpet at Rockdale. Lately, I have overheard a few of my students referring to me as their “cool teacher”. I think I’m a fun teacher, but I don’t think it’s because I’m all that “cool”… […]

RACHEL MCCAUSLAND

DRUMS & PIANO

I’m Rachel, and I teach drums and beginning piano at Rockdale. My first passion in life is music, and I have had the opportunity to perform and study all over the world. As a teacher, I  strive to customize my lesson structure to the individual’s skill level and interests. From there, I fuse my knowledge […]

DAVID J BROWN

DRUMS & PERCUSSION

I attended Johnson State College in Johnson, Vermont for Jazz and Contemporary Performance. While at JSC, I drummed for the Funk-Fusion, Afro-Cuban, Jazz, and Percussion ensembles. After graduating, I moved down to Philly to connect with an amazing group of musicians and pursue a life of endless drumming. Rob Craft, one of Rockdale’s guitar instructors, […]

CHELSEA VIACAVA

VOICE, PIANO, GUITAR & UKULELE

Chelsea ViaCava has gained most of her experience as a vocalist touring and performing on stages throughout the country and learning the art of commercial recording through jingles and songwriter demos. With two decades of professional training, Chelsea has become well versed in many styles, including rock, jazz, blues, R&B, and contemporary pop music.  Ms. […]

DAVID MARION

GUITAR, BASS & PIANO

David Marion is a musician and teacher who has worked and taught in the Philadelphia area for more 7 years. He is a recent a graduate from Temple University’s Jazz program. He loves a broad variety of genres and artists, this ranging anywhere from Jimi Hendrix to John Coltrane. Dave picked up the guitar at […]

JAKE LESCHINSKY

BASS, GUITAR, PIANO, DRUMS & ROCK BANDS

Jake Leschinsky brings a unique and inspiring approach to the Rockdale Music School. As a professional musician over the last 10 years, Jake has extensive experience with international touring, teaching, audio engineering and band management. His musical experiences have inspired him to share his love for music with students of all ages and backgrounds. Predominately […]