My teaching approach: We offer high quality music lessons and classes. We offer programs in a fun, non-competitive, Christian environment for students in order to develop skills, creativity and confidence through the performing arts. We teach all styles from beginner to advanced, age 6 and up. Music Styles: Rock Guitar, Blues Guitar, Folk Guitar, Country Guitar, Alternative Guitar, R & B Guitar, Bluegrass Guitar, Classical Guitar, Pop Guitar, Jazz Guitar, Christian/Gospel Guitar, Reggae Guitar Instrument Types: Acoustic guitar, Electric guitar, Classical guitar, Electric bass My influences are: James Taylor, Stephen Curtis Chapman, Phil Keggy, Eric Johnson, Joe Pass, Terry Kath, Mason Williams, Jeff Beasley and etc. The number of years I've given guitar lessons: 26 Year(s)
I enjoy helping students learn to play and enjoy the process of learning. So that this will carry on with them for years to come.
Dennis is great and knows his stuff. He’s a real teacher in every aspect
Dennis is definitely a professional. He has course work already prepared for your starting level and it is logically set out for the student. Dennis is understanding and explains concepts so that they are easily understood. I walked out of my first lesson saying “this time I’m really going to learn to play guitar”! I recommend Dennis highly .
Dennis takes you where you are and helps you fill in the gaps in your playing without making you feel bad about the gaps. He has a good plan for helping you make progress. He has a nice personality.
Great experience with a knowledgeable instructor! Was able to learn a lot in a short amount of time. The format was easy to follow and understand. 11 out of 10. Would recommend.
As a professional music educator, I start with an evaluation of where they are on the guitar and what they identify as their goals. Then I utilize my curriculum to custom make a plan for their learning and styles. I monitor their progress weekly and encourage them to practice the assignments given to improve their skills and knowledge.
I have 25 years of full time experience as a teacher in private and classroom settings. I have a BS degree in secondary education with a minor in music. I have taught hundreds of students and over a dozen teachers how to teach music.