Music Teacher Education
Aimee Nawrocki graduated from Elmhurst College with her double major in Jazz Studies and Music Business. She leads her own jazz groups that perform regularly throughout the Chicagoland area and she also enjoys attending jam sessions. This past year she put together Gwen’s Pat Metheny Project that was performed at various jazz clubs in Chicago. Besides playing jazz, she has also performed in pit orchestras for the musicals Cats, The Sound of Music, and Shrek. Aimee has taught private guitar lessons over the last five years. She has worked with students of all ages and backgrounds including children as young as 4 years old, students with special needs, and retirees. Lessons include learning pop/rock music, technique, sight reading, soloing, scales, and music theory. Besides guitar Aimee has also taught basic piano and ukulele.