Brian has been playing guitar for over 30 years. He is a state certified K-12 music teacher with over 8 years experience teaching guitar privately and in the classroom. He offers private guitar lessons in his Portland, Maine studio and online using Skype. Brian teaches children and adults of any level - beginner, intermediate, or advanced. Students can learn acoustic or electric guitar, and fingerstyle or pick playing. Styles taught include classical, rock and pop, blues, jazz, folk and country. Sight-reading, music theory, and learning by ear are skills all students will develop.