Rob McLaren

Rob McLaren has been an instructor at Beyond the Beat since 2012. He has a bachelor’s degree in music performance from Humber College and a practical education on the road, having toured across Canada with Union Duke, the Barrel Boys, and as a hired gun for various other groups. Rob teaches guitar, banjo, ukulele, and bass guitar, with a mish mash of performance, technique, ear training, music theory, songwriting and improvisation. Rob also directs the Folk Jam, where students can learn to play traditional songs and play with others in a relaxed fun environment.