Defining Moments from a Music School Owner

Posted by  Casey Thomas, on Nov 24, 2021 11:09:30 AM


From Scattered to Focused

For myself I struggled with ADHD, moved a whole heck of a lot, lived in Section 8 housing and didn't start piano lessons till right after high-school. It was already a miracle I was going to college. I had a dream of making an impact on others, I knew there was something more to me that could be useful or helpful to others. But at the time I didn’t have anything to show other than my short stint in gymnastics where I would do flips at will. I was all over the place with my focus, and never stuck to anything long enough to gain skill and excellence.

But I didn’t give up, I save up 15k for a baby grand steinway making $7.50 an hour and living off Ramen and hot-pockets. The crazy thing is that I couldn’t even play a whole song, but I was determined. I gave up on everything, I wasn’t going to give up on this. Now 9000+ students later and I truly enjoy playing music for myself and others. The impact on me as well as my family is tremendous.

From Fearful to Fearless

Sarah's defining moment was 11 yrs old and belting her favorite song on stage at a crowded festival. She's the same person that would have been too timid to acknowledge me when I first her met her.

From Timid to Courageous

Zac literally didn't say more then 2 words every time I saw him, 2 years later he is not only talking but helping others in our band program and became runner up in a DFW's Top Blues Guitarist Competition.

From Asperbergers To Perseverance

John started lessons at 6 yrs old and suffered from aspergers didn't want to practice but his mom Stacie knew he had a curiosity for music, her perseverance paid off and John's practice kicked in after one of his first band performances in the stockyards. 10 years later we all had goose bumps each time he would perform.

From Selfish to Selfless

Riley stopped me in a dark alley as I was heading toward Fort Worth's Scat Lounge for date night with Sam. Caught me off guard but I recognized him, and he told how he was going to college for music because of the impact that Creative Soul had in his life. He wanted to pay it forward and help others discover their unique gifts and talents through music.

Recent Posts

Need Help With Music Lessons

Fill out our form below and we can help you take your next right step.



how expensive is music lessons music lesson tuition cost of music lessons

Comprehensive Guide to Understanding Music Lesson Costs in 2024

Comprehensive Guide to Understanding Music Lesson Costs in 2024 Introduction Music lessons provide a gateway to musical proficiency and enjoyment. However, understanding the financial implications is...
Music Lessons piano lessons voice lessons guitar lessons for kids Drum lessons for kids near me

Top 10 Reasons You Should Perform In Recitals

Top 10 Reasons You Should Perform In Recitals Performing in a student recital for music lessons offers numerous benefits that can greatly enhance one's musical journey. Firstly, it provides an...
piano lessons Piano Lessons in Dallas Fort Worth How long does it take to learn piano

How Long Does It Take to Learn Piano?

Introduction Learning to play the piano is a rewarding journey that combines artistry and skill. Many aspiring pianists wonder, "How long does it take to learn piano?" In this comprehensive guide,...
Text Us   Request More Info  Call Us