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Since arriving in Rochester, NY in 2007, Chris T. has become one of the areas most in-demand drummers. A willingness to integrate a myriad of different styles with dedicated authenticity has provided Chris with long-standing musical relationships with groups as diverse as The Poâ Boys Brass Band (funk/rock), the Crescent City Connection (traditional swing dance), Madeline Forster (American songbook), and Cash Back (country). Always an active collaborator, Chris can be heard investigating creative new territory with bassist and singer and bassist Katie Ernst, the Dave Rivello Ensemble, the New Energy Jazz Orchestra, and The Mighty High and Dry. Since the group's formation in 2009, Chris group Quintopus has been an outlet for original creative music and instrumental covers of ...
I've taught a variety of guitar styles for more than 10 years. I'm comfortable teaching folk, rock, and beginning to intermediate blues. For beginning students, I usually have my students use a book from the Hal Leonard series.
When I first heard my dad play "Blackbird," I was hooked. I borrowed my little brother's guitar and started teaching myself from some old Hal Leonard books. There was something so exhilarating about making a piece of wood produce beautiful sounds. Soon I was taking lessons on electric guitar, playing Jimi Hendrix and Eric Clapton. My teacher at the time pushed me toward classical guitar and I starting attending evening classes at the local community college when I was in high school. I fell in love with making music and decided to make it my career. I earned my Bachelor's of Music from Arizona State University, studying under Frank Koonce. During my first few years there, I focused on technique and commissioning new works for the guitar, while exploring the vast repertoire of music ...
I am a professional Jazz Guitarist/ Composer and recent graduate from the prestigious University "The New School for Jazz and Contemporary music" in New York City. I have experience in performing, producing, events management, and teaching diverse styles of music. I have taught from kids to adults and diverse styles like: pop, jazz, rock, blues, etc. I am also a music theory, ear training and composition teacher. I love teaching and guiding you towards your own individual goals as a musician.
I've been teaching guitar for 17 years and my students enjoy success both as private players and performers. Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to manage basic chords and start to accompany yourself and, eventually, progress to more complex, colorful techniques. I have a relaxed teaching style and I specialize in those who have little or no experience.I have the patience to help them through those initial difficulties but I am also happy to teach anyone at any level of experience.
Hi, there! My name is Keith Spratley and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 1998 and have loved helping my students achieve their various personal goals. I went to The City University, London, and earned a degree and a doctorate in chemistry from 1971 to 1977. I'm an extrovert music lover (many different kinds) and have a wide ranging sense of humor. My teaching style is very relaxed and lessons are tailored to the needs of the individual. Music theory and composition are taught as required. I look forward to helping you reach your goals!
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