Herf Yamaya is the Music & Recording Arts teacher at Fusion’s Oak Brook Campus. While earning a Bachelor’s of Music focusing on Contemporary, Urban, and Popular Music from Columbia College Chicago, Herf spent time also touring as an independent performing artist. Songs he’s written and produced have appeared on MTV’s “The Real World”, as well as Chicago commercial radio stations 101.1 WKQX and 93.1 WXRT. In addition to work as a performer, Herf also taught private lessons at Glenbrook South High School, and worked as a Community Organizer at A Just Harvest, an anti-hunger/anti-poverty non-profit on Chicago’s north side. When he’s not on stage or in the studio, Herf likes reading and playing with cats and dogs.
So far, Herf has sleep soundly through all forms of travel; land, air, and sea… Next step, space!”