My teaching approach:I emphasize the importance of music reading and theory in playing guitar. After taking lessons with me students should be able to confidently sight read and understand the theory behind what they're playing. Check out www.newenglandmusicstudio.com for more information My guitar lessons take place in:The teacher's studio
Guitar lessons typically take place on these days and hours:See website.Guitar Techniques:Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Fingerstyle, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises, Song Writing, Recording and ProductionYour first guitar lesson with me might include the following:I would ask them to demonstrate what they know either by reading or asking to play some chords. If the student has never even seen a guitar before then I will start from the ground up. Hopefully establish what the student is wishing to get out of lessons and what I am wishing for them.A guitar lesson with me might entail the following:Guitar lessons basically take the same shape across the board but tailored to any specific desire the student may have. We would go through reading/technique exercises or talk about theory. If desired we can learn a specific song if the student so chooses.The qualities I look for in an ideal guitar student might include the following:Someone who practices and is excited and enthusiastic about learning.