Lake Stevens, WA, 98258
Subjects Taught Bass Guitar, Guitar, Classical Guitar, Music Performance, Music Recording, Music Theory, Songwriting, Speaking Voice, Harmonica, Harp
My name's Matt, I've been playing guitar since 1986 and have been teaching guitar since 1991.
When not teaching, I'm usually found practicing or performing with my band onstage or at an open mic night somewhere. I grew up in the Pacific NW & love it here..
I've networked & jammed/played with many NW Legends including: Roger Fisher (Heart),
Jeff Kathan (Johnny Winter/The Firm/Montrose),
Lynn Sorensen (Paul Rogers/Bad Company/Free)
Donny Evola (Queensryche/Geoff Tate/Foghat)
Doug Mcgrew (Geoff Tate/Queensryche)
Jamie Vandal (Jamie & The Vandals),
& Robert "Big Bobby" Hammer
I have had many guitar teachers myself including one true Famous Rock Star legend here in Pacific NW.
So you can see the music bug hit me hard. Because I really do love music.
The only thing I think that I'm better at than guitar, is teaching others to do the same..
I studied music at Washington State University formally, & then many, many years by ear on my own, along with my many...