Meet Mr. Pandey: Passionate Music Teacher
Toppick Media Editor Jul 08, 2019 1360 Views 0 Comments
Music Teacher Mr. Pandey
Robin Pandey leaned to play drum when he was only 4 years old and learned to play guitar, and keyboard when he was only 10 years old on his own. He received his bachelor degree from Northern Illinois University and MBA from New York Institute of Technology, and he worked as a professional for many years, and before he started his Apollo Performing Arts and Academy, he was a Program Manager in a reputable institute. He gave up his high paying job that was demanding him to travel to take care of his ill mother, and started teaching meditation, and he acquired many followers world wide for his spiritual teachings as Moksha Mukti and later started to teach music to children.
It’s been almost two years since Robin Pandey started to teach music after a former colleague requested him to teach his son how to play guitar, after Pandey performed in many company functions in Deewali and other office parties, and Moksha Mukti concert at the Curtain Club in Deep Ellum Dallas. He has already been to many Talent Shows such as America’s Got Talent, Xfactor, Voice, and performed his songs and music in many public establishments in Illinois, Washington DC, Kansas and Dallas. He sang his original song “Click Click Click” in front of thousands of people at the Lake Front Arena in New Orleans in front of Xfacor judges Simon Cowell, Demi Lavato, Kelly Rowland and Paulina Rubio in 2013.
Pandey’s Western music program is three years long, but students can leave when they need to abiding with prior agreement. After three years in Pandey’s program he will work to place them in the national Talent Shows on TV. Currently, one student who has been in his program for two years is getting ready to go to the national talent shows next year. He also runs Apollo Talent Show that happens every 3 to 6 months, and he has already completed 4th Apollo Talent Show on May 19 2019 and is getting ready for the 5th Apollo Talent Show in the near future. You can see videos and pictures of Talent Show on Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/2Mapollo/ and about his program at www.apolloperformingarts.net.
Robin Pandey and Apollo Performing Arts and Academy received an honor certificate from the United States Senate signed by Senator Ted Cruz for participating at the Indian American Festival in Coppell organized by Indian American Council on May 4 2019. The program was covered by Telugu TV9, and other local newspapers.
Pandey says there are many benefit of music, it helps a student do better in Math and English, learn to interact with public confidently, reduce anxiety and stress, improve hand eye coordination and many more. Kids nowadays spend way too much time watching television and playing video games, and it could hamper some skills they need to learn to functional well in societies.
Currently, Apollo performing Arts and Academy is enrolling students for Summer classes and Summer camps. Apollo Performing Arts and Academy studio is in Frisco. Mailing address is P.O. Box 5655, Frisco, TX 75035. Currently, there are Apollo classes in Frisco, McKinney, Little Elm, Plano, and Irving, and online classes for children and adults.
Pandey can be reached at 469-616-1950 if you have any question.