Matt Schneider was born and raised in Ft Lauderdale, Florida where he grew up learning guitar, bass, and drums. During his formative years, he attended the School of Rock, qualifying for the national touring Allstar program, which comprised less than 1% of the school’s international player base. After graduating high school, he moved to Nashville, Tennessee where he is currently a tour manager for CMA nominated country artist Travis Denning. When he’s not on the road, he spends his time challenging himself musically by learning the most complex and difficult pieces he can get his hands on. Schneider has an apt for teaching in a way that makes sense and can offer real-world insight into working in the music industry.