Music, Theatre, Dance Faculty & Staff

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Guitar, Part-time Faculty

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1300 Haas Center for the Performing Arts

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Kyle Thompson discovered his love for guitar at an early age and at eighteen found a passion for classical guitar. Subsequently, Kyle has received degrees in music performance from Grand Rapids Community College, Grand Valley State University, and the College-Conservatory of Music in Cincinnati, OH studying under Brian Morris, Carlso De La Barrera, and Clare Callahan respectively. His masterclass credits are extensive and include Marcin Dylla, Jason Vieaux, and Oscar Ghiglia.

Kyle keeps an active performance schedule and an even more active teaching schedule. He currently serves as a guitar instructor at Triumph Music Academy, adjunct instructor at Grand Rapids Community College, and a part-time professor at Grand Valley State University. His performance schedule can be found at