Faculty

Woody Aplanalp
Faculty, InstrumentalArts: Guitar Faculty
waplanalp@calarts.edu
661-253-7816
B322

Woody Aplanalp is a Los Angeles based guitarist whose work has taken him across the globe. He has toured and recorded with an unusually diverse array of artists that include multiple grammy winning singer and rapper Lauryn Hill, soul legend and rock n roll hall of famer Bobby Womack, indian... Continue reading »

Thomas Leeb
InstrumentalArts: Guitar
Herb Alpert School of Music
thomasleeb@calarts.edu
661-253-7816
B322

Thomas Leeb, BFA CalArts 2003 David Gilmour (Pink Floyd): “Jolly good.” Guthrie Govan: “what Thomas does on an acoustic guitar probably shouldn’t be legal” Jon Gomm awarded Thomas “10/10 Gomms” Leeb is a frequent performer at concerts and... Continue reading »

Lily Guarneros Maase
Experimental Pop
lmaase@calarts.edu
661-253-7816
Room: B322

Guitarist, composer, arranger and musical director Lily Maase was born in Corrales, New Mexico and educated at the University of North Texas and  California Institute of the Arts.  She is the daughter of session guitarist and educator Steve Maase (1946-2016), whose roots in the... Continue reading »

Miroslav Tadic
InstrumentalArts: Guitar
mtadic@calarts.edu
661-253-7816
B226

Miroslav Tadic has been named by the editors of Guitar Player Magazine as one of the 30 most radical and individual guitarists in the world. In recent years, he has concentrated on developing an approach to improvisation which combines and juxtaposes musical material drawn from many diverse... Continue reading »

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