My teaching approach:
My teaching approach is very laid back. I don't micro manage a student during our lessons. I try to keep things fun. I have been a working musician for 20 years and have had the pleasure to tour throughout the United States and Canada.My influences are:
There are many, but mostly it'sthe Beatles.My guitar lessons take place in:
The student's homeGuitar Techniques:
Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Fingerstyle, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises, Song Writing, Recording and Production, Guidance In Equipment SelectionYour first guitar lesson with me might include the following:
The first lesson is used to asses a students ability to move around on the guitar fretboard. We would cover things like how to hold the pick properly and how to correctly fret notes on the guitar.A guitar lesson with me might entail the following:
A typical guitar lesson with me would entail reviewing the previous lesson material and either moving on to something new or continuing to work on the same piece.The qualities I look for in an ideal guitar student might include the following:
My ideal student is someone who enjoys music, wants to get better at playing guitar and will put some effort into practicing.