- Berklee College of Music, BM Contemporary Writing and Production, May 2018
- Hunter College, M.A. Candidate, Teacher Education Program: New York, NY (2020-Present)
I’ve been teaching private piano lessons for the last seven years to all ages and levels. I’ve also led group classes in topics ranging from music production, to composition and improvisation.
Lenny W. is a pianist, vocalist and songwriter as well as a Native New Yorker. In 2014, he moved to Boston and enrolled in Berklee College of Music, where he extensively studied piano techniques for genres ranging from classical and jazz to reggae, rock and funk. He played several gigs as a pianist and organist in Berklee’s Bob Marley Ensemble as well as several other groups outside of the program. He also formed his own band and wrote and recorded several tracks. In 2018, he Graduated from Berklee College of Music with a degree in Contemporary Writing and Production and moved back to New York. Once back home, he began teaching private piano lessons and playing gigs throughout the lower east side and Brooklyn. From 2019 to 2021 he was employed by the Coalition for Hispanic Family Services to work in their after school program Arts & Literacy. As a teaching artist, he taught both in-person and virtual classes in music production and music theory. He is currently getting his MA in music education at Hunter College.