Robert P • Guitar/Ukulele/Drums Instructor
Robert Palos is a Chicago-based guitarist, multi-instrumentalist and composer with a style rooted in the jazz tradition but flavored with other contemporary styles of music. He holds a Bachelor of Music degree in instrumental performance from Columbia College in Chicago where he studied jazz guitar and theory with Frank Dawson. Robert has also been playing the drums since the age of ten. As a trained musician with a degree in music as well as a lot of professional playing experience, Robert offers a unique perspective on teaching guitar, ukulele, bass and drums, both as a performer and a passionate educator.
Robert has a well established band called Ode, which has recorded four studio albums and toured. He also wrote the score/soundtrack for two films, Chat (2014), and Roundabout American (2012).