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UPCOMING (Sat. June 18): DIME for a DIME at Detroit Institute of Music Education

DIME for a DIME will allow you to come and experience mini-lessons from some of 
DIME's amazing instructors.

 For just TEN CENTS, experience up to three 25-minute classes in Drums, 
Bass, Guitar, Vocals, Songwriting, or Music Entrepreneurship.

Instructors include:
 - Antea Shelton (Songwriting): As a part of the A-Plus Songwriting Duo signed to Universal Music Publishing, Antea has written songs for artists including Beyoncé, Justin Bieber, Jennifrer Lopez, Mary J. Blige, and so many more.

Scott Guy (Music Entrepreneurship): Scott Guy has worked for years as a heavy hitter in the industry working behind the scenes with artists including U2, Soundgarden, Eminem, Janet Jackson, and countless others.

- Nate Winn (Drums): DIME drum instructor Nate Winn holds his degree in jazz performance, and has performed/recorded with legends including Pat Metheny, Joshua Redman, Robert Hurst,  Dennis Coffey of The Funk Brothers, and more.

- DeAnna Johnson (Vocals): After achieving a Master's Degree in Music Education from Bowling Green State University, DeAnna Johnson has spent the last decade bringing the best out of countless vocal students, and winning multiple awards as a member of the Michigan Music Education Association and the National Association for Music Education.

- Damon Warmack (Bass): DIME's head of Bass, Damon Warmack, has spent his vast career in recordings studios and on worldwide stages with artists including Dwele, Amp Fiddler, KEM, Martha Reeves, and hip hop legend Q-Tip.

- Elise McCoy (Guitar): Head of Recruitment & Admissions at DIME, Elise McCoy is a Wayne State alumni and is well known throughout the Michigan music scene as the lead singer and guitarist for the heavyweight rock band MPV. Having appeared at SXSW and CMJ, opening for acts including Third Eye Blind and Electric Six, she now tours with American Idol finalist and Original 1265 artist Jena Irene Asciutto while continuing to write and record her own original music.

To register for DIME for a DIME, call 313-223-1600 or email 
 (Walk-up's are also welcome!)

DIME is located at: 1265 Griswold St, Detroit, MI 48226