Joseph Allie and is currently living in Mesa, but he’s originally from Phoenix born and raised. He started playing drums and guitar at the age of 11, and quickly put together a band with some friends. For the past 14 years he has been playing in bands and projects around the valley. Currently, he is a part of a couple bands; Brother Teresa and Audrey Heartburn. A couple of the teachers he has studied with are Pete Pancrazi (MCC) and Jeff Libman (ASU). He graduated from ASU in May of 2019 with a Bachelors in Jazz Guitar Performance. Joseph has been teaching privately and in studios for the past 5.5 years. In addition to guitar, Joseph teaches bass, drums, piano and voice lessons, with students ranging anywhere between 9 and 60 years old. He likes to be a laid back teacher, but will not sugar coat anything. The students deserve honesty so that they may keep growing. In his free time, Joseph enjoys recording original music and cooking.