Congratulations to December 2016 student of the month Ojas Gaurava on all of his hard work! Ojas is a student at The California Conservatory of Guitar in Santa Clara and is currently in Suzuki book 5. Ojas is a dedicated guitarist who always shows up to his lessons prepared, and ready to work.
Q: How old are you?
A: I am 12 years old
Q: What grade are you in?
A: I am in 7th grade
Q: How long have you been taking guitar lessons?
A: I have been taking lessons with Chris for six years
Q: What is your current piece?
A: Minuet and Trio by Fernando Sor
Q: What is your favorite piece or skill that you have learned in lessons?
A: María Luisa: Mazurka by Julio Sagreras. I also enjoy playing in ensemble class. We are currently working on Austin Tango by Roland Dyens.
Q: What are your hobbies outside of music?
A: I have been doing Karate for five years, and I am currently a brown belt working my way up to a black belt. I also like playing video games with my friends.
Q: What was the most difficult challenge you’ve had in lessons so far?
A: Keeping my left hand pinky from flying off the fretboard :’)
Q: What is your favorite food?
Q: What kind of Sushi?
A: Dragon roll!