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Levels: Beginner to Professional
Ages: 5 & up
Teaches online? No
Cal State Fullerton - Music - 89-91 (Bachelor's degree received)
Indiana University - Music Technology - 97-98 (Master's degree received)
I teach popular music styles including country, rock, and classical compositions.
The lessons are of the highest quality available as the student learns to read music, is guided in music theory with ear training, technique, and performance, however performance remains optional. There are recital shows and options for participation in other shows. Amenities such as recording and assistance with the student's own compositions are also within the realm of the education eventually, but recording comes with an additional cost if the lesson is held in a recording studio with a
It helps if the student is already using iPods and CD players but is not necessary. The choices of musical styles are driven at first by students' interests. Basic concepts are taught first. For guitar students lead and rhythm guitar riffs and songs are given, and the student develops a palette of musical tools such as scales and chords. Pianists are similarly guided with theory and concepts to develop the skill of reading music using popular songs the students enjoy.
Loren is a well-known music instructor and has been teaching private music lessons in the Elk Grove area since 2002. He has been teaching for years and years, has two music degrees and is an active performer in many styles, enjoying a steady gigging schedule in the Sacramento area. He's "the real deal."