Dale Rasmussen is a versatile musician, singer, songwriter and music instructor, based in Vancouver, BC. He's a popular teacher at music camps and colleges in BC, including Georgia Straight Guitar Workshop, BC Bluegrass Workshop, Island Mountain Arts Festival, Capilano College, Vancouver Community College and Douglas College. He receives wonderful reviews for his dedication to students of all levels, and for his ability to create a supportive and challenging learning environment where people feel free to take chances and stretch themselves musically. Skilled as a performer in different genres, including jazz, folk, roots country, western swing and pop, Dale sings and plays various musical instruments as part of a number of ensembles, including the hot western swing band "Sugar Moon," and the popular children's duo "The Buddy System." Dale also freelances as a guitarist, vocalist and keyboard player, and is currently writing songs for two upcoming CD projects.