Learning and mastering an instrument is a lifelong journey, and it is my goal and mission to help students learn the skills and techniques that will help them be a competent musician and achieve their goals.
Prospective students must apply through the student application page before
booking a lesson.
Music lessons will be held online through Zoom for the foreseeable future.
I am an objective-oriented instructor, meaning that I help you to learn the necessary techniques, skills, and disciplines in order to reach your goals.
If you're interested in learning more about which instrument you should pursue, read my recommendations at the button below.
I currently am accepting students of all ages seeking to learn:
Guitar (steel string, classical, and electric) - Bass - Ukulele - Composition
As your teacher, I am committed to your success! I will be an open listener and provide honest feedback; I serve you best when you communicate openly and freely with me about your needs and you progress.
As a student, you are responsible for ensuring that we are moving in the direction that you desire. We will work together in forming a learning path that will help you to accomplish your goals as a student musician.
Practice at least 15 minutes a day
Bring your 3 ring binder and handouts every week
Give me 24 hours notice if you cannot attend a lesson
Stay positive and aim for your goals!
I will be prepared and excited for each lesson
I will give honest feedback, guidance, and accountability
I will customize lessons to help you meet your goals.
I will give you 24 hours notice if I have an emergency and cannot meet
I will be an encourager and will look for opportunities for you to use the skills you will learn!
Guitar Students: Fretboard Logic by Bill Edwards, your instrument, and an empty 3 ring binder.
Bass Students: an empty 3 ring binder, your instrument
Ukulele Students: your instrument and an empty 3 ring binder.
Composition: your instrument, laptop/tablet, and an empty 3 ring binder.
Audition Coaching: empty 3 ring binder