Courtney Brown

Courtney B.

Savannah, GA

About Courtney B.

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Courtney teaches: Ages 7 and up
Special needs
Teaching since: 2010
Last sign in: 3 days ago

Overview

I graduated with a degree in Biology and two minors in Chemistry and Music Technology. I have been playing guitar for 15 years and I was lucky enough to work in a music store through college. I learned instrument repair, sales, and music theory through my job and my minor. I also took lessons in middle school and into high school. After school, I taught special needs children music.

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Introduction

Experience

Luthier and Music Teacher
Jan 2010 - Present
Pladd Dot Music

I have been playing guitar for about 14 years and I was lucky enough to work in a music store through college. I got the job by playing my ukulele and writing a 'hire me' song for them. I learned instrument repair, sales, and music theory through my job and my minor. I also took lessons in middle school and into high school. After school, I taught emotional behavior children music at a government funded help home. We put on Christmas Recitals every December and I couldn't have done it without the help of Chris.

Chris has been playing piano his entire life. He took lessons as a child and has an impeccable ear. He got his degree in Mechanical Engineering. Sheet music and guitar tabs are not a problem, He's an Eagle Scout and taught in the Boy Scouts for over 7 years.

Education

Music Technology
Aug 2009 - May 2013
Georgia Southern University
Biology, Chemistry, Music Technology, and Engineering and Piano
Aug 2009 - May 2013
Georgia Southern University

Languages Spoken

Latin
Limited Proficiency
Spanish
Limited Proficiency

Certifications

Engineer In Training (EIT)
May 2013
National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying

I've passed the Fundamentals of Engineering Exam and became an EIT.

Music Technology
May 2013
Georgia Southern University

I completed a minor in Music Technology and gained proficient knowledge in the art of recording, music theory, and performance.

Awards

Eagle Scout Rank
May 2005
Boy Scouts of America

Affiliations

Boy Scouts of America
Jan 2001

The Boy Scouts of America is one of the nation's largest and most prominent values-based youth development organizations. The BSA provides a program for young people that builds character, trains them in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and develops personal fitness.

2 Reviews on Courtney B.

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Terry Jul 13, 2016
Verified Student · Guitar · In studio
Had a really good time. 45 minutes went way too fast.
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Gerald May 25, 2016
Verified Student · Guitar · In home
Had my first lesson with Courtney and she was very enthusiastic about teaching! She was patient, thorough, and well organized with her instructions and provided a good foundation to build upon. I'm looking forward to future lessons as she has motivated me to enjoy the therapeutic sounds of the guitar. I'll also likely take piano lessons following the guitar. I would highly recommend Courtney!
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