TEACHER BIO'S

BRAD PATRICK: Saxophone, Clarinet & Flute - Brad has played saxophone since he was 12 years old and plays various different styles. In High School and Middle school he played in almost every ensemble offered including Concert band, Jazz band, and even vocal Jazz, and has picked up clarinet and flute along the way. He has studied at Kwantlen Polytechnic under the tutelage of Campbell Ryga as well as at the University of British Columbia studying with Julia Nolan. He is currently enrolled in his 4th and final year in music at Kwantlen polytechnic University and is planning on attending SFU to obtain his PDPP certificate for teaching. Brad has spent many years in various ensemble which allows him to quickly identify and address any problem a student may be having. His knowledge of music theory is very high, and he is proficient with almost every woodwind thanks to years of playing different level music in various ensemble settings. He strives to make every musical experience exciting and memorable. When he is not teaching, practicing, or working on assignments he spends his time playing board games with close friends or going on day trips with his fiance. We are excited to have on board at A&D Music!