Woodstock School Of Music founder Dave Dalton is a long time veteran of teaching and performing music in the McHenry County area. Early in his career, Dave studied jazz and music theory and in 1985 he opened up a recording studio, "Sound Science Studio". Through the years he has recorded countless bands and songwriters and produces custom music for jingles and corporate videos. All of this experience gives him a depth of music knowledge that he brings to each lesson with his students. Dave teaches guitar, bass, drums, ukulele, mandolin and songwriting.
Mrs. Charlene Conklin teaches piano, organ and accordion lessons. She has an Illinois Teachers Degree and is certified to teach Elementary Education K-9 and Music Education K-12. She also has a Masters Degree in Music Education. She has taught various keyboards for over 50 years and taught Elementary Music in McHenry IL for 22 years.