Dennis Shilling

Dennis Shilling is happiest when his life revolves solely around music. With over 20 years of experience as a versatile musician, playing and excelling in his art is still his primary focus. Alongside his passion as a musician, for education he pursued an AA degree in Recording Arts, graduating in 2003 from the prestigious Full Sail University. Furthermore, he continued on to graduate top of his class with a BA in Entertainment Business. Professionally as a sound engineer, Dennis has had the pleasure to produce and arrange in the studio; likewise, Orlando brings many opportunities to troubleshoot the challenges in live sets and venues. Drums and guitar are his instruments of choice though his passion to play doesn’t reside only within himself. He delights in educating students of all ages. Working with aspiring rock stars or students just desiring to try, Dennis has the patience to share his unique knowledge, and passion with kindness and creativity. Inadequacy is furthest from his mind while teaching, seeing beyond the beginner defines his skill and compassion as an instructor.