The dictionary defines mentor as “an experienced and trusted adviser,” and the concept is central to the music mentors of Segue 61.

Professionals in the music industry know that the so-called school of hard knocks can easily turn into a lonely experience full of uncertainty and doubt, dead ends and squandered opportunities. The school of hard knocks can even knock out a person before he or she finds a way beyond on it.

The music professionals who serve as music mentors for Segue 61 are committed to offering a better solution for our students. They represent some of the most successful individuals working in today’s fast-changing music industry.

For them, Segue 61 provides our mentors a new way to discover and help develop individuals of exceptional potential to help forge the future of music.

PETE ABBOTT — MUSIC & EDUCATION COORDINATOR

Pete Abbott is the Music & Education Coordinator for Segue 61. He has played with artists such as Blood, Sweat and Tears and The Average White Band. Abbott uses his broad industry reach to help realize the real-world validity of the program, as well as its academic integrity. His role also includes ongoing advisement in assessing and developing the program’s curriculum.

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Abbott has been playing music for 35 years, starting his career as a professional drummer at age 17 in clubs in the Denver, Colorado area. While at the University of Miami (FL), Abbott began working with local guitarist Randy Bernsen and became a member of his band, leading to runs of shows with jazz staples Randy Brecker and Eliane Elias as well as multiple dates with Randy Bernsen, which featured the legendary bassist Jaco Pastorius.
Abbott moved to New York in 1987 and began a successful 11-year stint in the clubs and recording studios. He was playing shows with Noel Pointer and with Blood, Sweat and Tears when he received a call to audition for the legendary Average White Band. After the “Invitation Only” audition, Pete was asked to join the band and served as a member of the group from 1994-1998. During that period, AWB recorded one studio record and one live record and toured extensively around the world. Among many highlights of living/working in New York was getting the opportunity for Abbott to work with 14-time Grammy-winning producer Phil Ramone, whose resume spanned from John Coltrane to Frank Sinatra to Quincy Jones to Stevie Wonder to Billy Joel.
Abbott moved to Norway in 1998, meeting respected guitarist Georg Wadenius (Blood, Sweat and Tears, Steely Dan, SNL band ) in Oslo. The two produced and played on multiple records for various Scandinavian artists together, as well as completing Georg’s last solo record together entitled “Resurrection” (EMI Scandinavia). Abbott moved to Nashville in 2007, where he’s worked both as a studio musician and regular drummer for artists including Ashley Monroe, Steve Cropper, Larry Carlton, Robben Ford, Keb’ Mo, Jack Pearson, Jim Oblon, T.A.R. (Trapp, Abbott and Rhodes), The Tom Britt group and Charles “Wigg” Walker. Abbott also served in the house band in 2010 and 2012 for the prestigious Nashville String Fever All-Star benefit, backing guitar icons Carlton, Cropper, Pearson, Vince Gill, Duane Eddy, Steve Wariner and a dozen others.

“I received a formal education but afterward spent years bridging the gap between the academic world and that of a working musician. Segue 61 is the bridge connecting those two worlds.”

CLAY BRADLEY — INDUSTRY & MUSIC COORDINATOR

A graduate of Alabama, Clay Bradley is the Industry & Education Coordinator for Segue 61. Bradley helps to ensure the real-world validity of the program, as well as its academic integrity by working with mentors in business-related industry categories. His role also includes ongoing advisement in assessing and developing the program’s curriculum.

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Bradley became the co-founder of Third Generation, a Nashville management/service agency, in spring 2016 after leaving his post as BMI’s Assistant Vice President, Writer/Publisher Relations. The agency is based in the former headquarters of the late Chet Atkins, who with Bradley’s grandfather and legendary producer Owen, is given credit for founding The Nashville Sound in the mid-1950s that propelled country music into the American mainstream. Following in his grandfather’s footsteps (who introduce ground-breaking Patsy Cline to the world in 1954), Bradley is now directing the career-launch of Muddy Magnolias, a genre-bending duo comprised of women from Brooklyn and the Mississippi Delta.

Bradley began his career at publishing leader BMI in 1991 immediately after graduation from the University of Alabama. Bradley served as Senior Director of A&R for Sony BMG/Nashville, from 2003 through 2009. He also worked in development for three years at Acuff-Rose Music Publishing and for two years as Vice President of A&R for MCA/Nashville. Bradley’s experience includes heavy involvement in music selection for such artists as Gretchen Wilson, Miranda Lambert, Kenny Chesney, Montgomery/Gentry, George Strait and Gary Allan. He nurtured dozens of songwriters, including Casey Beathard, Dean Dillon, Tia Sillers and Chesney,

For more than two decades, Bradley has been a primary liaison among artists, managers, producers, songwriters and publishers. Bradley’s achievements include being awarded the #14 position in the 2006 World Top 20 A&R chart, which was based on the national official sales charts of the 25 largest markets, including the USA, UK, Germany, and France at HitQuarters.com.

“Segue 61 is the perfect program for the student looking for a career in the music business. It is designed and taught by industry experts with the knowledge to guide the next generation of musicians, engineers, and executives.”

NATALIE THOMPSON — COORDINATOR OF OPERATIONS & STUDENT ENGAGEMENT

Natalie Thompson is Coordinator of Operations & Student Engagement for Segue 61, coordinating day-to-day operations, including scheduling of all daily activities (courses, mentors, rehearsals and recording, advising, and industry interface) for both the Segue 61 workshop and in the marketplace. She will hold primary responsibility for S61 student engagement and participation in the program. Natalie’s role will also include ongoing advisement in assessing and developing the program’s execution.

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Thompson is a live entertainer, actress, and songwriter from Perdido Beach, Alabama, who moved to Nashville, Tennessee in 2011 to attend Belmont University’s Theatre and Dance program. In 2012, She began touring nationally as a singer and dancer with a popular children’s music group before starting her own troupe, the Sock Rockerz, in 2014. Over the last several years, Thompson has worked closely with some of Nashville’s top music industry professionals and musicians as a personal and administrative assistant, while maintaining her own entertainment career. When she isn’t beating down the pavement of Music Row, Thompson enjoys backpacking, paddle boarding, and spending time with her Siberian husky, Hachi.

“I quickly fell in love with Segue 61 and everything that it stands for. I’m also madly in love with the city of Nashville and what it has to offer young entertainment professionals.”

GUTHRIE TRAPP — CREATIVE CONSULTANT

Guthrie Trapp is one of Nashville’s preeminent guitar talents. He’s currently finishing work on a follow-up to his successful first solo album, ‘Pick Peace’. The 2012 album is a showcase for Trapp’s stellar talent that long supported the careers of superstar artists and his own bands. Pick Peace served as a perfect template for Trapp’s brilliant mix of musical influences, exploring country, blues, Latin, reggae, jazz, rock and experimental music.

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The innovative guitarist worked with long-time collaborators on Pick Peace, including bassist Michael Rhodes, percussionist Dann Sherrill, drummers Pete Abbott and Doug Belote, and Reese Wynans, former keyboard player for Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble, on B-3 organ, most of whom perform regularly with Trapp in live performances throughout Nashville with the Guthrie Trapp Trio, TAR (Trapp, Abbott & Rhodes) and the Nashville supergroup 18 South.

As a member of dobro legend Jerry Douglas’ band for five years, Trapp played on two of recordings of the “Muhammad Ali Of Dobro”, including “Jerry Christmas” and the Grammy-nominated album Glide, and toured extensively throughout North America and the UK, taking the stage at New York City’s Blue Note, Radio City Music Hall, Celtic Connections and the Montreal Jazz Festival.

Trapp is a versatile musician who crosses many genres with ease, taste and authenticity. Prior to joining Douglas’ crew, he spent several years with revered country artist Patty Loveless, appearing on two studio albums with her including the Grammy-winning Mountain Soul 2. Onstage or in the studio, Trapp has supported the world’s most talented and best-selling artists including Garth Brooks, John Oates, Trisha Yearwood, Vince Gill, Travis Tritt, Dolly Parton, Tim O’Brien, Delbert McClinton, Randy Travis, George Jones, Alison Krauss, Sam Bush, Tony Rice, Earl Scruggs, Lyle Lovett, Rosanne Cash, “Cowboy” Jack Clement and many others.

Trapp was surrounded by music during his youth on the Florida/Alabama coast. His family exposed him to numerous genres. By age seven, Trapp had taken up harmonica, by age 10, he had graduated to guitar, later adding mandolin to his musical resume. Joining his first band at age 13, he was a regular performer at the clubs, festivals and events throughout the Gulf Coast region. At ages 15 and 16, Trapp won consecutive statewide guitar and mandolin competitions in Alabama. At age 18, Trapp travelled to
Nashville to record on Gove Scrivenor’s album, Shine On, which also featured John Prine, Nanci Griffith, Lari White and Ray Flacke. Also a young adult, he teamed up with Nick Branch to form the popular band Filthy Rich, touring throughout the US and France.

Trapp eventually settled in Nashville in 2001, paying early dues with the heralded Don Kelley Band at the famed honky-tonk Robert’s Western World. He made his way to Music Row, where one of his first master sessions was playing mandolin alongside industry staples Willie Weeks, Ian Wallace and Tim Hinkley. He’s never looked back, expanding his resume to include participation as one of the most in-demand performers on the popular Artist Works instructional website and hosting a weekly live show at Acme Feed & Seed, Nashville’s hottest restaurant/live venue.

AUSTEN ADAMS
Attorney (Dickinson Wright)
MIKE BRADY
A&R/Management (Cash Money Records)
BRIAN ALLEN
Musician (bass)
BRANDON BELL
Studio Director, Southern Ground Studios
PAT BERGESON
Musician (guitarist)
BRUCE BOUTON
Musician (pedal steel)
ANASTASIA BROWN
Music Supervisor-TV/Film
DEWAYNE BROWN
Label/Artist Development, Sony Red
MARK BROWN
Round Hill Music/Publishing
JACK BRUNO
Musician (drums)
MIKE BUB
Musician (bass)
BILLY BURNETTE
Musician (guitarist, singer) & Songwriter
CHUCK CANNON
Songwriter/Performer
NEAL CAPPELLINO
Producer/Engineer, Doghouse Studio
ANNIE CLEMENTS
Musician (bass)
ERIC CONN
Owner, Independent Mastering
FRED ELTRINGHAM
Musician (drums)
DAVID FERGUSON
Owner, Butcher Shoppe Studios
DANNY FLOWERS
Songwriter & Musician (guitarist)
GARTH FUNDIS
Producer
CARL GATTI
Program Director, Acme Feed & Seed
MARY GELLOTT
Marketing/Branding (TomKats)
JOE GLASER
Glaser Instruments
NICK GOVRIK
Musician (bass)
MIKE GRIMES
Owner, Basement & Basement East
MATT HAECK
Singer/Songwriter
JEFF HANNA
Musician (Nitty Gritty Dirt Band)
BRENDAN HARKIN
Wildwood Recording Studios
MARK HOWARD
Producer/Engineer
JOSH HUNT
Musician (drums)
DAVID KALMUSKY
Producer/Engineer; co-owner Addiction Studios
PHIL KAUFMAN
Tour Manager & Engineer/Producer
RAY KENNEDY
Engineer/Producer
MAX KITTEL
EPM3/Management
COLIN LINDEN
Musician, Songwriter, Producer
HANK LINDERMAN
Engineer/Producer & Musician (guitarist)
JEFF LITTLE
Educator & Musician (keyboards)
STEVE MACKEY
Musician (bass)
GEORGE MARINELLI
Musician (guitar)
CHANCE MCCOY
Musician, Old Crow Medicine Show
TOM MORALES
Owner, Acme Feed & Seed (TomKats)
CHANNING MORELAND
Founder, EVAmore
LINDSEY MYERS
CAA/Agent
THOMAS O’KEEFE
Tour Manager
JOHN OATES
Inductee, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
CHARLIE PEACOCK
Producer & Lipscomb University
DERREK PHILLIPS
Musician (drums)
DAVE POMEROY
President, Nashville Musicians Association (bass)
LEX PRICE
Musician(Multi)/Producer
DOLPH RAMSEUR
Manager, Avett Brothers
JON RANDALL
Singer/Songwriter
MICHAEL RHODES
Musician (bass)
DEANIE RICHARDSON
Musician (fiddle)
DAVE ROE
Musician (bass)
MATT ROLLINGS
Musician (keyboards)/Producer
ANTHONY SCARLATI
Photography
ANNIE SELLICK
Musician, Singer
TODD SHARP
Guitarist, Recording Artist, Todd Sharp Amplifiers
DEREK SIMON
President, Blaster Records
GARRISON SNELL
Founder, Gyrosity Projects
JD SOUTHER
Inductee, Songwriters Hall Of Fame
SEAN SULLIVAN
Chief Engineer, Butcher Shoppe Studios
CHARLES TREADWAY
Musician (keyboards)
BIL VORNDICK
Producer/Engineer
CHARLES “WIGG” WALKER
Musician (singer)
JIMMY WALLACE
Musician (keyboards)
EMILEE WARNER
Marketing Director, City Winery
LARI WHITE
Musician/Producer
ASHLEY WILCOXSON
Artist Managment, 30 Tigers
BAYLOR WILSON
Singer/Songwriter
CHARLIE WORSHAM
Tour/Live Performance

“Segue 61 is exactly the kind of program that I used to dream about experiencing when I was growing up studying music. It doesn’t just rattle off a bunch of tips and facts for you to figure out on your own as you are launched into real world business. Segue 61 integrates the same kind of true-to-form scenarios in which you’ll find yourself when you move to Nashville. It also happens to be perfectly and uniquely curated for the music industry of Nashville, centering its focus on the men and women who make the wheels go round in every corner of the business here. You won’t find this opportunity anywhere else.”
—CHARLIE WORSHAM

“Every successful person in the music industry has their story about an industry ‘insider’ who played a critical role in their development, as a mentor or just a source of good intel. A person who helped them shave off months or even years of dues paying and accelerated them toward their goal. Segue 61 organizes this experience, virtually guaranteeing that accelerated growth for their students.”
—LARI WHITE

“Segue 61 offers students the opportunity to learn from working professionals and get valuable real world knowledge that isn’t taught at a traditional popular music program. Not only will they learn the skills needed to be successful, they’ll learn how to put them to use.”
—SEAN SULLIVAN

“Some people attain success and pull the ladder up behind them. Others let the ladder down and offer a hand up to the next guy or girl.  I’ve had a lot of hand ups in my life and Segue61 seems to be presenting me and an awesome collective of others a beautiful opportunity to drop that ladder down to the next generation.”
—TODD SHARP

BILL ARMOUR – EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

As Executive Director of Segue 61, Bill Armour is responsible for the overall administration of the program, including budget and facility management. He also oversees the marketing, public relations and branding of Segue 61, including working with College Enrollment & Public Relations. As chief development officer for the program, Armour is responsible for developing and leveraging strategic relationships with individuals and organizations within the music industry in Nashville and beyond to ensure Segue 61 fulfills its mission. He also works with College President’s Office, Enrollment, and the Chief Financial Officer/Chief Operating Officer to ensure fiscal standards and requirements are met with the program.

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Armour spent more than 200 days in the Nashville market helping structure the Segue 61 program in Music City.

He came late to his involvement in the music industry, through a chance post-show encounter in June 2011 with performer John David Souther, who encouraged him to consider combining a life-long passion as a deeply Informed Consumer of all things music and extensive career equity in external imaging, into a direct involvement with the business. Beginning as a friendly consulting relationship with Souther, Armour expanded his primarily sports-based entertainment background to include his life’s greatest passion: music and all those who create it. Armour came to Catawba in September 2014 to originally consult with the school on its interest in building a permanent Hall Of Fame for the Salisbury-based National Sports Media Association but was shifted to aid the Music Department in the development of what became the Segue 61 project.

As Owner of GTW Communications for two decades-plus, Armour provided consulting services for marketing/external imaging in projects with clients, including NESTLE FOODS (Baby Ruth), PROCTER & GAMBLE (Folgers), BP/AMOCO and KELLOGG’S. Armour also served as Manager/Special Event Marketing & Media Services for Atlanta-based Garner & Nevins, a full-service marketing, advertising and promotional agency, whose client list included national account work for THE KELLOGG COMPANY, COCA-COLA, TURNER ENTERTAINMENT, and M & M MARS, among others.

As part of the GTW framework, Armour was selected as Project Manager, producing the image package and coordinating all external efforts for LAS VEGAS EVENTS’ successful bid in to acquire the National Finals Rodeo—the sport’s Super Bowl—for Las Vegas, an event acquisition which now delivers an estimated impact of $300 million-plus annually to Clark County and Nevada. As National Media/Marketing Director at R.J. REYNOLDS CO. for national pro-rodeo and racing programs, Armour’s responsibilities included oversight of all external projects for over 3,000 cumulative events annually, including graphic and conceptual design, media coordination as well as budgeting and targeted program planning. He is a graduate of Wake Forest University.

“I’m committed to Segue 61 as deeply as any project I’ve ever worked on. I know the single most valuable element of career-currency I possess is my relationship equity & it lives at the core of what Segue 61 imparts to its students.”

CAMERON JOHNSON, SEGUE 61, PROGRAM ACADEMIC DIRECTOR

As Segue 61 Academic Director based in Nashville, TN, Cameron Johnson is responsible for execution of all curriculum elements and continued curricular development including scheduling of classes/mentors as well as recruitment, hiring, and assessment of Segue 61 faculty. Johnson works with the Catawba College Provost, Registrar, Admissions & Student Life offices to ensure academic and accreditation standards and requirements are met. He also serves as an official agent for Segue 61 (along w/Dr. Jeff Bowe) to interface with prospective students and parents in the admission process, and participates in the selection process of students with Segue 61 staff.

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Starting his musical journey as a classically trained cellist, Cameron Johnson has played and performed music since the age of six. After his love of rock music shoved the cello aside, Cameron spent his formative years tackling the guitar, drums, and electric bass.

Johnson graduated from Appalachian State University in 2006 with a BS in Music Industry Studies. He furthered his education with a MFA in Film Music Composition from UNC School of the Arts in Winston-Salem, NC in 2010.

In January of 2011, Johnson joined the faculty of Catawba College, as a principal instructor for guitar, drum kit, and bass guitar lessons, as well as overseeing & directing numerous music ensembles. He has also developed and taught the courses for Audio Recording, Rhythm Section Methods, and Class Guitar.

When he is not teaching, Johnson is touring regionally with his internationally reviewed progressive metal band, Atma Weapon. They have released two albums and are currently writing their third.

“Being in the academic world for the majority of my life, Segue 61 struck me as a fresh and intuitive program. I would have jumped at such an opportunity, had it been available when I was coming up.”

JEFF BOWE – FACULTY ACADEMIC/ADMISSIONS DIRECTOR

As Faculty Academic Director for Segue 61, Dr. Jeffrey Bowe serves as a primary internal point of contact for both students & staff on the campus of Catawba College in Salisbury, N.C. Bowe is responsible for offering guidance & direction for potential candidates to the program during the admission process as well as advisory support throughout the execution of the program.

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Jeffrey Bowe spent his early career days in the printing industry, moving his printing company into the music and entertainment business printing millions of CD and DVD inserts every month. Being enthralled with music since his days in high school band and a Christian rock band in college, it was a natural fit. After 15 years in printing and selling the business to Disc Graphics in New York, he went into sales training and strategic consulting, focusing on start-up and small businesses looking to create niches in competitive markets. His passion for education led him into the classroom as an adjunct instructor, and then into a doctoral program. During that time, Jeff made the jump to full time academics, and has found a home in Salisbury, North Carolina where his focus is busy working adults. After completing his M.B.A. from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University while working full-time, and then his D.B.A. in marketing from Anderson University while working on multiple entrepreneurial ventures, Jeff understands the difficulty in balancing education, work, and family. Jeff’s background includes owning and selling multiple businesses, and he brings that experience to the classroom as a college professor as a coach and mentor. His passion in business is helping salespeople and unexpected entrepreneurs learn how to convert valuable prospects into profitable clients. Knowing how to identify and narrow a target market, followed by strategies to dominate that market, are the keys to business success. Jeff has worked with hundreds of businesses in improving sales and marketing strategy, and given hundreds of presentations on networking, business focus, sales, and business profitability, and his first book was a 500-plus page sales training book called “Get INFOCUS Get Cash” which was designed for today’s high networking oriented sales culture. Jeff has a daughter in college and a son in high school (who has been part of back to back state marching band championships). In his remaining spare time, he travels the back roads of Salisbury on his motorcycle and is looking forward to putting his drumset back together in his new garage—a 1950’s vintage WFL marine white pearl that has expanded over the years to roughly 15 pieces.

“Life is about passion and connections, and when those are combined the results are limitless. The music industry inspires all of us and I am thrilled to be on the Segue 61 team to watch future superstars live their passion and make lifetime connections through our unique program.”

DR. STEPHEN C. ETTERS – DEPARTMENT CHAIR/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF MUSIC – CATAWBA COLLEGE

Dr. Steve Etters’ responsibilities at Catawba College include Chair of the Department of Music, as well as coordinating the Music Education degree program, overseeing instrumental music activities (including the Catawba College Wind Ensemble and Brass Ensemble), as well as teaching for both Teacher Education and General Education programs.

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In addition to the above responsibilities, Etters is currently working on a thorough redesign of the Music Education curriculum to better prepare Catawba students for professional success.

Aside from his duties at Catawba College, Etters is active as a clinician, adjudicator, and consultant for orchestras, marching bands, and concert bands throughout the Southeast.  He regularly conducts and performs as trombonist with the Salisbury Swing Band, local semi-professional dance orchestra.

Etters’ professional memberships include Music Educators National Conference, National Association of College Wind and Percussion Instructors, North Carolina Music Educators Association, South-Central District Band Directors Association, Rowan-Salisbury Band Directors Association, and Kappa Kappa Psi (life member).

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The music industry needs talented young people to join its ranks.
Segue 61 bridges the gap between music industry professionals and their careers in music.

Learn from Grammy Award winners, Songwriter Hall of Fame members, Nashville recording artists, and top session players.
Our intense, hands-on, 3rd year of the Segue 61 program begins January 9, 2018!

Listen to what some of Our Mentors, Students and Master Class guests have to say about the experience, knowledge and career path gained at Segue 61.

The music industry needs talented young people to join its ranks. Segue 61 bridges the gap between music industry professionals and their careers in music.

Learn from Grammy award winners, songwriter hall of fame members, Nashville recording artists, and top session players. Our intense, hands-on 3rd year of the Segue 61 program begins January 9, 2018! Listen to what some of Our Mentors, Students and Master Guests say about the experience, knowledge and career path in the music industry.

Choose your own path, as you learn from the greats

Session/Live Performer

Not only will you work on recording and performing a wide variety of music, but also on being a seasoned player. You'll learn about today’s music business from the front lines of the industry, all while developing as a professional musician.

Recording, Engineering, & Production

You'll develop the range of knowledge and skills needed to carry out all phases of audio recording, from pre-production to post production. You will learn popular microphone techniques, how to work and edit in Pro Tools, how to produce and run a session, and how to mix different genre’s of music. 

Spotlight Artist / Performer

You'll be immersed in the writing and recording process on a daily basis. Our students work alongside inspiring hit songwriters and award-winning musicians. You’ll learn how to chart out your songs in the Nashville Number System, and read other’s charts.

Music Business / Management

You will learn all aspects of the business side of the music industry, from publishing to tour management. You’ll be able to copyright an artist's material, book a tour, and develop a web presence, all with guidance from top industry professionals.

Meet Some of Our Mentors and Staff

Pete Abbott

Pete Abbott

Music & Education Coordinator

Pete Abbott is the Music & Education Coordinator for Segue 61. He has played with artists such as Blood, Sweat and Tears and The Average White Band. Abbott uses his broad industry reach to help realize the real-world validity of the program, as well as its academic integrity. His role also includes ongoing advisement in assessing and developing the program’s curriculum.

Clay Bradley

Clay Bradley

Industry & Education Coordinator

A graduate of Alabama, Clay Bradley is the Industry & Education Coordinator for Segue 61. Bradley helps to ensure the real-world validity of the program, as well as its academic integrity by working with mentors in business-related industry categories. His role also includes ongoing advisement in assessing and developing the program’s curriculum.

Cameron Johnson

Cameron Johnson

Academic Director

Starting his musical journey as a classically trained cellist, Cameron Johnson has played and performed music since the age of six. After his love of rock music shoved the cello aside, Cameron spent his formative years tackling the guitar, drums, and electric bass. With a BS in Music Industry Studies, he furthered his education with a MFA in Film Music Composition from UNC School of the Arts in Winston-Salem, NC in 2010. In 2011, Cameron joined Catawba College as a principal instructor for guitar, drum kit, and bass guitar

Guthrie Trapp

Guthrie Trapp

Creative Consultant

Guthrie Trapp is one of Nashville’s preeminent guitar talents. He’s currently finishing work on a follow-up to his successful first solo album, ‘Pick Peace’. The 2012 album is a showcase for Trapp’s stellar talent that long supported the careers of superstar artists and his own bands. Pick Peace served as a perfect template for Trapp’s brilliant mix of musical influences, exploring country, blues, Latin, reggae, jazz, rock and experimental music.

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