the white crow



ZIG ZEITLER with a beginning guitar student 

THE WHITE CROW CONSERVATORY is now Accepting New Students. We pride ourselves on our knowledgeable and Experienced teaching staff!  With almost 45 Years of Service in the Mid Michigan Region our Teachers are all Lifelong Musicians who can help any level Student advance towards their Musical Goals! PLEASE call the Crow to line up a time slot that works for you, 989-790-2118

Lessons are Private /30 Minutes weekly /Lessons Paid one month in advance /$25 to $22 per lesson                                                       

ZIG ZEITLER / owner and co founder of the White Crow, Zig is a lifelong Touring, Recording Artist and has been teaching since 1970. Always in demand, he teaches all stringed instruments as well as Harmonica.                     

Guitar / Bass / Banjo / Bouzouki / Mandolin / Harp / Dulcimer / Pedal Steel / Lap steel / Ukulele 

JIM FRENCH / has been teaching at the White Crow since opening in 2006.  He has students from 3 years old to 80.                     

Piano / Keyboard

KEVIN OSWALD / a Lifelong musician is the Crow's Percussion Instructor focusing on Kit but has many students that explore hand and all forms of percussive instruments.                                                                                                                                   

Drums /Percussion                                                                                                                            

MIKE CURTISS / has been with the White Crow since 2012 teaching ALL BAND Instruments. He is the assistant to the Saginaw Arts and Sciences Academy Band department here in Saginaw and has also been the Percussion director for the Saginaw Bay Youth Orchestra. Mike is easy to work with and has many students that have greatly improved their Band Skills through Private lessons!   

Horns / all Wind Instruments  

NELLIE SCHRANTZ OSANTOWSKI / teaches Violin and Cello and also teaches Orchestra for Saginaw Township Schools.


WE have special Instructors that also come in occasionally for Workshops and private lessons.  If you have a desire to                learn any instrument that you do not see listed or you wish to study a particular genre please let us know so that                         we can have the opportunity to set you up with a Teacher that will meet your needs!