Over 25 years experience as a guitarist, bassist, performer, songwriter and teacher. I have an Associate of Arts degree in music from Riverside Community College and specialize in Rock, Blues, Country, Pop, Metal, Jazz styles on guitar and bass. I'm currently the Music Director at West Coast Rock School in Corona and playing bass in an original band called Actual Size and 80's tribute band called 80s Rewind. I also play lead guitar in the high energy band called Funhouse in addition to teaching and coaching young bands at West Coast Rock School. *** Lesson Details *** Do you just want to get started learning how to play as fast as possible? Do you just want to get going without dilly-dallying around with stuff that doesn't interest you? Then you've come to the right place. I tailor
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As a 15 year old teen I was headed no where. I had no interests, and was failing my freshman year of high school.This is when I started playing the guitar and fell in love with music. As I studied under my dad who was a professional musician my mind started to open up. My attention span grew. My problem solving skills and comprehension improved to such a degree that my grades went up to the honor level in my sophomore year. I graduated with a 4.0 so I preach and stress the importance of learning a musical instrument. I got into teaching only 4 years after I first picked up the guitar and immediately found that it was what I wanted to do for a living. Oh sure! Playing in bands is fun and I do play in 3 different bands at the moment, but I enjoy seeing my students grow in and with music ...
My musical journey has taken me to some interesting places, It hasn't always been easy and the challenges I faced as a professional musician and educator have brought me to the skill level I have today and provided the foundation for my Method Book Series "Techniques In Applied Theory" My curriculum is based around student goals. All elements of music are taught in relation to their likes and dislikes. There's a lesson behind every Song.
My passion for music has led me clear across the country, from Boston to the San Francisco Bay Area. I have played guitar for 17 years, in various bands of many different genres, and have attended music schools on both coasts to fortify my musical knowledge. I attended Berklee College of Music in Boston and then graduated from Sonoma State University in Rohnert Park. My specialties are in rock and metal guitar, and also in composition and music theory. *** Lesson Details *** My teaching style is centered around the individual learning styles of the student, rather than the imposition of an impersonal broad curriculum. You may find me to be laid back, but I expect my students to be dedicated and to practice the material so that we can progress together. I find that beginners especially ...
As a bass guitar player, I have played since I was 15 years old. I have played in 2 performing bands as a bassist, despite the fact that it is not my main instrument. I have earned a degree in music theory from San Juan College in New Mexico with an emphasis in guitar performance. While there I performed as a bassist for just over a year.
Students of mine can expect many things from me as their instructor. The first and foremost is that I will do my absolute best to make learning the instrument enjoyable and challenging. They can expect to gain a solid foundation on which to build their personal technique and style. They can expect to be shown how music theory is used to craft the music that they are playing and how these concepts can benefit them as a musician. Finally, they can expect to set goals for themselves that we can accomplish as a team.
Hello! My name is Joseph C. and I want to help you start your musical journey. I have been playing guitar and bass since I was 15 years old and started playing payed performances in my early 20's. I have had the pleasure of playing everything from heavy metal guitar to country and blues bass. I am currently performing with a Ramones tribute band as well as a internationally recognized, and NAMMI award winning Native American flute artist. I have taught guitar and bass since 2009 as well as tutored music theory students at San Juan College under the expert supervision of miss Linda Edwards. As an instructor, I have but one philosophy. Music is supposed to be fun. There is supposed to be passion. I don't believe in doing tons of work out of books or methods. My preferred ...
I've been playing for four years. I know it's not alot but talent makes up for the lack of time. I want to teach you that hard work and lots of practice you can play like the best
Hi my names Mathew. I have been playing bass for four years. Playing soccer for 12. If you want to know any information feel free to ask.
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