Break Out of the Box
Explore music from all sides:
We give students of all ages the real skills they need to succeed in music, not just read the music. Be more than a one-dimentional musician. Break out of the box. You can do it all!
The concepts Dave teaches our daughter are more powerful than what my music industry colleagues and I learned in grad school. He inspires them to be involved with music as a lifetime goal.”Gena D.
It’s easier to learn music when you’re engaged in creating your own. Creativity empowers motivation, barriers become pathways, and practice becomes passion.
Breaking out from the traditional “2 recitals a year” box, Song Squared offers monthly showcases, inspiring students to present original or other works 12 times a year, allowing them to achieve a comfort level and easy rapport with an audience.
Watch some our talented students perform:
Write, record, and even market and sell your own original songs in our recording studio! We guide you every step of the way.
Dave Christensen has worked with countless bands, numerous TV shows and films, and the Walt Disney Company — all of whom have come to trust Dave’s abilities and the quality of his work.
Most importantly, hundreds of parents and students have come to know Dave as a passionate educator. As the founder of Song Squared, his mission is to help connect people with music on a personal level. Many of his students have gone on to achieve success and honors, including as a finalist on The Voice, working with members of Arcade Fire, and studying at The Colburn Conservatory of Music.
Here are a few of the projects Dave has been proud to be a part of over the years:
- The Walt Disney Company: managed the Legacy Library Project, which digitally archived the most valuable Disney music assets for future generations.
- Frozen (feature film): Music Preparation
- Dawn of the Planet of the Ape (feature film): Music Preparation
- Transformers: Age of Extinction (feature film): Music Preparation
- Interstellar (feature film): Music Preparation
- Summer Eleven (feature film): Composer
- A Day in the Country (short film): Composer (This film won the 2013 Ron Howard / Canon “Project Imagination” film festival.
- Alisa Unell “My Life is a Comedy Show”: Music Producer