April Brewer

April B.

Barnwell, SC

About April B.

Background check: Last verified 01/12/2017
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April teaches: Ages 5 and up
Special needs
Teaching since: 1990
Last sign in: 2 days ago

Overview

I began playing guitar when I was 12 years old and never looked back. Music has always been a part of my life and I love sharing that joy with others.
I started singing at church and in school (in various choirs and ensembles). I later attended college on a Vocal Scholarship and majored in Music/Education for 2 years while playing in a 4-piece rock band as the lead-singer/guitarist.
While piano was my first instrument that I started lessons on when I was 8 yrs old, I moved onto guitar and then bass guitar shortly after (and I continued with mandolin, dulcimer, drums, ukulele & singing).
I love all music, nearly every genera there is; old and new. So if there's a certain type of music you want to master...I'm you're girl.

I hope to be able to help you through your musical journey, the way so many have helped me through mine.

Photos and Videos

Hello Everybody!! This is my video introduction, so get to know me a little and then sign up for lessons so I can get to know you, too!

Education

Music/Education Major
Aug 1995 - May 1997
Southwestern Illinois College

Languages Spoken

English
Fluent / Native Proficiency

Certifications

Logic Pro
Mar 2005
Point Blank Electronic Music School

Took an online course in music recording, using Logic Pro (Apple/Mac). Advanced techniques to developing better sounds in the studio as well as developing my understanding of the software used in recording.

12 Reviews on April B.

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Erich L. Apr 23, 2017
· Acoustic Guitar · Online Great teacher. Patient and fun. Amazing energy. And very good guitar player. I enjoyed my first lesson so much I am scheduling lessons going forward with her TWICE A WEEK.
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Linda C. Mar 31, 2017
· Ukulele · Online It was exciting to learn to play my first instrument. I couldn't have ask for a better person to teach me. April was great. Thank you!
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Aiden Mar 26, 2017
· Guitar · In studio My son walked out of his first lesson with a sparkle in his eye, this Mom is happy!
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Kathryn P. Mar 20, 2017
· Mandolin · Online Really enjoyed first lesson!
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Whitney T. Mar 16, 2017
· Ukulele · Online This was my first online class and I was very (pleasantly) surprised at how well it worked! I was able to see which strings she was pressing and follow along with her (albeit not nearly as well!). It was just like having a live instructor with me. Can't wait til our next lesson to see if my homework actually helped me improve! Thanks April!
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Joi D. Mar 14, 2017
· Ukulele · Online Great personality
Makes ukulele easy to learn
Patient
April makes it fun to. learn
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Leanna O. Mar 10, 2017
· Ukulele · Online April's style of teaching fits me perfectly. I learn by sight and repetition and she has developed a program fit just for me. She is always so happy and encouraging and I always feel like ger best student.
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mark Mar 10, 2017
· Acoustic Guitar · Online Fantastic first lesson! I am looking forward to this learning adventure with April.
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Leanna Feb 24, 2017
· Ukulele · In home April is very friendly, knowledgeable and adjusts her lesson to your needs and what you are interested in learning. She responds to any extra questions I might throw at her between classes. She also created a few additional videos that she sent me to watch her exact fingers movements s and strum patterns. This is only.my second lesson and we are alreadyworking on a new song and fingerpicking as well as mute strumming. Just practice a lot between lessons and you will do well and move forward quickly.
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Jae Jan 12, 2017
· · April is patient and knowledgeable. She is bright and full enthusiasm which helps you want to work harder and learn more.
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