Guest Instructors

ALLIE MOSS

Guitar | VOCALS | SONGWRITER

 

Allie Moss is a musician and songwriter from the Jersey Shore. In 2006 she joined the Ingrid Michaelson band on vocals and guitar, and over the last 8 years she’s toured extensively with Ingrid in the USA, UK, Europe, Australia & Singapore. She’s also made multiple appearances with Ms. Michaelson on radio and TV shows, most notably Ellen, Conan, & The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.  

In 2011, Allie released her debut album “Late Bloomer” which includes songs that have been heard on Bones, Pretty Little Liars, Parenthood & a UK BT Infinity ad. She is currently working on her sophomore album with Sam Kassirer (Josh Ritter). She loves seahorses, curly hair & cooking gluten-free.

MICHAEL PINNELLA

KEYBOARD

Mike is the keyboardist for the Progressive Metal band; Symphony X. He has twenty years as a performer, recording and worldwide touring professional and has played on some of the world’s biggest stages. He started playing piano at age 4 and quickly developed a love for music. Strongly rooted in classical music, Michael made an effort to pursue a degree in music performance. After attending Montclair State University, he was introduced to Michael Romeo through a mutual friend and Symphony X was established. Michael is one of the founding members of the band and continues to this day. Michael released a solo album in 2004 titled; Enter By the Twelfth gate and is currently working on his second solo album.