My teaching approach:My approach to teaching is very simple and direct. Focus on what the student is interested in learning. I do not give "half-hour" lessons. All lessons are 1 hour minimum. I possess a wealth of teaching aides that I have created over many years. My students are provided with whatever materials they need to achieve their personal goal(s). My studio, "The Jam Room", is fully equipped for the student's maximum convenience. For those who feel that, "Hearing is believing", go to the website link in this profile. My influences are:My musical influences are far too numerous to attempt to list. They range from Mozart to Led Zeppelin, and everything in between.My guitar lessons take place in:The teacher's studioGuitar lessons typically take place on these days and hours:Mon-Thur 10:45am-8:45pm Fri 10:45am-5:45pm Sat 10:45am-1:45pmGuitar Techniques:Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Slide Guitar, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises, Song WritingYour first guitar lesson with me might include the following:Introductory lessons are the most important. This is when the instructor and student assess a number of "common" issues, as well as establish the foundation for the lessons to come. Assessing a student's playing ability, for me, is a very simple, courteous, and painless process.A guitar lesson with me might entail the following:A lesson at "The Jam Room", is always fun, highly informative, and an hour in length. "Success is measured by achieved results, not promises made."The qualities I look for in an ideal guitar student might include the following:An "ideal" student is one who possesses a true desire to learn and progress.