Brian is interested in working with students on their personal goals in songwriting, performing and developing the basics of guitar theory.
Brian attended the University of Minnesota (Minneapolis) College of Education and Human Development. He received his teaching license for Grades K-6 Elementary Education and Grades 5-8 Communication, Arts and Literature Education.
Brian has been writing, studying and performing music since his uncle bought him a Fender Squire Bullet at the age of 11. Over the years he has formed several bands. Most recently his project the Brian Just Band, a 7 piece folk/ rock group (which has been featured heavily on 89.3 the Current) has been gaining success in and around the Minneapolis area. Brian's songs have been featured on the Choo Choo Bob Show, the World Folk Collection (2009), 89.3 the Current Local Live Album 2012, his song Duluth was featured in the documentary Raising Sparrows (2010) and his song Electric was featured on the Netflix original Television show Hemlock Grove (2014) . Take a listen and learn more about his band projects at: