SARA LANDEAU

SARA LANDEAU is a guitarist, bassist, drummer, educator, producer, composer, and artist living in NYC.


She plays guitar in punk-pop-dance-feminist NYC band THE JULIE RUIN featuring Kathleen Hanna (Le Tigre, Bikini Kill), Kathi Wilcox (Bikini Kill) , Carmine Covelli (Bridget Everett), and Kenny Mellman (Kiki & Herb). 


For classes, private lessons, & music workshops see CLASSES page


---CONTACT: info@saralandeau.com ----


WEEKLY COLUMN:

Adorama (ALC) Learning Series, weekly series: "Insound with Sara Landeau, Audio Expert & Music Geek" 


TEACHING BIO:
Around 2003, Sara opened Brooklyn Music Studio for Women & Girls in Greenpoint, Brooklyn NY, providing private and group instrument lessons year round. Students are of all ages.


CURRENT CLASSROOM TEACHING:
-  Girls Rock Camp Alliance, NYC  - ongoing band coach and guitar teacher for the Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls in Brooklyn NY and Ladies Rock Camp since 2005. Worked at the Austin Rock Camp for Girls in the summer of 2010.
-  Gowanus Music Club, Brooklyn NY -  band coach for adults and co-ed kid classes. (Ongoing)

PRODUCER/ENGINEER:

Dozens of female bands and kid projects including:
Penis 2015, Producer and engineer

Massacara 2015, engineer/co-producer
The Catch 2014, Producer and engineer

Petal War 2013 Producer and engineer
Pink Veins 2012, Producer and engineer


EDUCATION:
B.A., Art History  2002​, Columbia University NY

MFA, Sound Arts, Brooklyn College NY (Ongoing)

(more musical training)
The Juilliard School,  NYC - classical guitar, music technology, composition
The New School, NYC  - music theory, ear training, transcription, guitar
NYU - audio engineering, Pro Tools studies

Two decades of private guitar, bass, and drum lessons