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Adam C

Adam C

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I had a great guitar teacher myself when I was first learning and so I have always known how important it is to get started correctly.  I graduated with a degree in fingerstyle guitar performance and so I know how to perform and teach numerous acoustic guitar styles but I can still plug in the electric guitar and have fun rocking out.  Music is an endlessy enriching activity that will bless people's lives forever and I love to help people discover what the guitar has to offer them.

Bryan R

Bryan R

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My teaching philosophy is that everyone is capable of learning to play music with dedication and practice.   For any beginning student, I feel that it's important to use a lesson book during study.  Typically, I teach using the Mel Bay series, although I am also familiar with Hal Leonard.  I believe that it's important to introduce solo pieces alongside book study even for beginners. Students at the Intermediate through Advanced level of study are provided a lesson plan based on their abilities and goals.

Jeff P

Jeff P

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I want my students to really learn to play the music they love. I want them to be able to play for someone or an audience. I've regularly taken my students to open mics and performance locations and have them get up in front of an audience and play along with me. I've taught students of all ages and have had many who started in their 50's and 60's and learned to play at an excellent level. I've also taught many young students one od which has won 2 Grammy's and who I perform with from time to time. I always try to find what each students wants from their music experience and work toward that goal keeping it fun and exciting.  

Dale R

Dale R

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I have been playing guitar since age 5, and started performing in the US and Europe in 1969. In 1994 I turned my hobby into my profession and started teaching music full-time and performing concerts and small venues. 

John T

John T

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Since my college career I was giving guitar lessons for students of many genre of music in which I specialized in jazz, and R&B. I held a large student base in wich most of the students had fun and inproved tremdously and went on to play professionly. If the students do not enjoy their experience in playing, I needed to find out what need to do to motivate them as an instructor. It's my job for the students to get the most out of their lesson's that they are spending their money on. I'd also encourage them to listen to other artist to get ideas to help them improve also.

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