Music Matters Lecture: Jeremy Verwys
Jeremy Verwys is a West Michigan musician, instructor and music therapist. He completed graduate degrees in guitar performance and music therapy at Illinois State University where he studied with Dr. Angelo Favis in guitar. He received his Bachelor of Music in Performance from Grand Valley State University, studying with Carlos De la Barrera and an associate degree from Grand Rapids Community College with instructors Andrew Bergeron and Brian Morris.
Jeremy has performed with the Grand Rapids Symphony, the Calvin College Choral program, Hope College's Dance Program and the dance faculty at Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp where he was commissioned in 2015 and 2016 to compose and perform original works. He has participated in master classes with renowned guitarists Thomas Viloteau, Marcin Dylla, Rene Izquierdo, Johannes Möller and Jason Vieaux, along with private studies with Denis Azabagic and Adam Holzman.
Jeremy divides his time performing, as well as teaching and instructing music at Cornerstone University, as well as Triumph Music Academy in Grand Rapids, Mich., and is the co-owner of West Michigan Music Therapy, LLC.
You are invited to join us as Jeremy presents a lecture on the wonderful and growing profession of music therapy. This event is free and open to the public.