Greg Russell Guitar Lessons

Greg Russell Guitar Lessons

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My teaching approach: I have a fun,relaxed approach to teaching. I have played guitar for 26 years, and I've toured and released albums on record labels. I provide all the learning materials. I teach the fundamentals such as finger technique, scales, exercises, chords, improvising etc...but I also teach you your favorite songs to keep the lessons fun and engaging. I can learn most songs by ear and write the music down for you within minutes! My influences are: My influences are Stevie Ray Vaughn, Eric Clapton, Santana, Jimi Hendrix, The Beatles, STP, Norman Brown, Jeff Beck, Eric Johnson, Dickey Betts, Jimmy Page, Joe Satriani, David Gilmour, Trey Anastasio, Jerry Cantrell, Steve Howe, B.B. King, John Lee Hooker, Marc Antoine, Acoustic Alchemy, Dave Matthews, The Edge, Al Di Meola, Paco De Lucia, John McClaughlin, Robin Trower.My guitar lessons take place in: The student's homeGuitar lessons typically take place on these days and hours: I teach Monday thru Saturday, 1 pm to 8:30 pm.Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Fingerstyle, Slide Guitar, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises, Song Writing, Recording and Production, Guidance In Equipment SelectionYour first guitar lesson with me might include the following: Our first lesson is where I see what level you are currently at, and I tailor a custom lesson plan for you. Depending on your needs and what style of music you wish to learn, your lessons are truly designed for you. I assess your playing "vocabulary", based on chord knowledge, scales, improv ability, and finger technique.A guitar lesson with me might entail the following: Our first lesson is where I see what level you are currently at, and I tailor a custom lesson plan for you. Depending on your needs and what style of music you wish to learn, your lessons are truly designed for you.The qualities I look for in an ideal guitar student might include the following: I don't have an ideal student, honestly I like teaching all ages and skill levels. It keeps my job challenging and exciting.

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La Jolla, CA 92093
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