About us

The Laboratory Team

Aaron Barbarics

Founder of The Lab, Aaron is the driving force behind the company. He loves to keep his hands full by participating in the development of the Guitarister Rental Club, marketing, and customer experience strategies. A guitar player for over 20 years, he is currently gigging with his bands Sanctuary and Sunset Strip.

Stefan Hojnacki

Stefan has been with The Lab since 2010 and is our MVP. He gigs with his band The Exceptions regularly, so go see him play- he's awesome! He works in our retail showroom and teaches guitar and ukulele. Stefan graduated from Musician's Institute in Los Angeles.

Sam Harasink

Sam joins us an instructor on Bass (electric and upright), Guitar, and Piano/Keyboards. Sam gigs with his band Swing That Cat as well as Plaid Salmon and The PJ Keiter Sextet. Sam graduated from Rowan University with a degree in music and was once a student at The Laboratory!

Will Snyder

Will has joined our team as a drum instructor.  HE started playing with his school band then picked up classic rock and punk rock, and later found jam bands and improv music. He was a member of the Berklee National Champions with the Deptford High Jazz Band in 2012. WIll currently gigs with the band he helped found, Placebo Jones.

Nathan MacAdams

Nathan has joined The Lab's teaching staff teaching piano and trumpet.

He graduated from Rowan University with a degree in Music Education. Nathan is the founder and bandleader of the jazz rock group, The Third Arrangement, and gigs with local cover and wedding bands.