SARA LANDEAU is a guitarist, multi-instrumentalist, educator, producer, composer, and artist living in NYC.
Co-writer/guitarist in punk-pop-dance-feminist NYC band THE JULIE RUIN featuring Kathleen Hanna (Le Tigre, Bikini Kill), Kathi Wilcox (Bikini Kill) , Carmine Covelli , and Kenny Mellman (Kiki & Herb). The Julie Ruin are signed to Hardly Art (Sub Pop).
Solo/Soundcloud music : Tascam handheld audio clips, drones, trinkets, rhythms, guitars with boutique pedals or prepared, and other sonic compositions I like.
She Shreds Magazine -Magazine dedicated to female guitarists
Tom Tom Magazine - Drummers/Music/Feminism
ADORAMA (ALC) LEARNING SERIES, "Insound with Sara Landeau"
B.A., Art History, Columbia University NY 2002
M.F.A. , Sonic Arts,Brooklyn College NY (spring 2019 graduation)
AVID Pro Tools Certified, 2018
ADJUNCT PROFESSOR, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn NY, Course: Introduction to Music History, 2017-18
GUITAR INSTRUCTOR: Lessonface, NYC - Online and Group Classes, 2017-18
PRIVATE INSTRUCTION of guitar, bass, drums, and band. Founder of School of Rock for Girls located at my studio in Greenpoint, Brooklyn . 2004-18 (See Class Page)
BAND COACH/INSTRUCTOR: Girls Rock Camp , NYC - ongoing band coach and guitar teacher for the Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls in Brooklyn NY since 2005. Outreach programs included after school Rock Band for Girls at NYC charter schools and on location at Girls Rock Camp Brooklyn, 2005-18
BAND COACH: Gowanus Music Club, Brooklyn NY - band coach for adults and co-ed kid classes, 2011-18
Recorded/Engineer/Production of bands and 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
Our Wicked Lady Venue, Brooklyn, NY - live sound assistant, lights 2018
CBGB's, New York NY - bartender 1999-2006
For ONLINE lessons, please see me at