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cristine F.

Running Springs, CA
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About

cristine delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Females 6 to 45 and males 8 to 45

Teaching since:
2010

I am a Musicians Institute graduate. guitar player, singer/songwriter, performer and recording artist. I have an Associates degree in Communication studies. I am a guitar instructor at Guitar Center and have been background checked by my employer. In addition to my self released album on Amazon and CD Baby, I performed originals and cover tunes at various coffee houses and pubs in the U.S as well as abroad.
In order to help students easily understand basic music theory such as scales and how chords are constructed, my teaching skills entail some understanding of the piano and how it relates to the guitar. My idea of teaching is to supply the tools needed so that my students can learn a song on their own just by knowing how to read guitar chord charts and tab. I also can provide tips on live performances such as overcoming stage fright.

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Experience

Guitar Instructor
Mar 2018 - Present
Guitar Center

As a Guitar Instructor, my students start as young as 6 years of age. I have been background checked through my employer. One of the benefits of face to face live, I can assist in how to hold the guitar and position the hand easily for fingering chord positions on the guitar's fret board.

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Education

Communication Studies
Aug 2013 - May 2018
Chaffey College

Certifications

guard card
Jun 2017
Bureau of Security and Instigative Services

Registration number G1917074. In order to receive this card I had to be live scanned along with a general background check and is required to be renewed every two years.

Guitar
Jun 1995
Musicians Institute of Technology

At Musicians Institute I studied and performed all styles of music as well as vocals and piano.

Recording Engineer
Jun 1995
Musicians Institute of Technology

Affiliations

ASCAP
Jun 1994

ASCAP is a membership association of more than 625,000 songwriters, composers and music publishers. We uphold the value of our members’ music, and help them thrive alongside the businesses that use their music every day.

4 Reviews

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Jackie Sep 17, 2018
Guitar · In studio

Cristine is the best! Not only is she knowledgeable of music theory, etc., but patient! She makes learning fun!

Ludim Ferrusca Sep 15, 2018
Acoustic Guitar · In studio

Cristine is the best she is so good with my daughter Harlow she is so patient and my daughter has learned so much we absolutely love Cristine!!!!!!!

Moe Sep 8, 2018
Acoustic Guitar · In studio

After my 6 year olds first guitar lesson with Christine he went home and played the broom, toilet plunger and anything else that his imagination told him too pick up and start playing. Truly inspired...

Thank your Cristine.

Yvette Sep 6, 2018
Guitar · In studio

Cristine is very patient with my 6 year old! I'm very impress how much my son has learn within in the first two classes. She goes along with his pace without making him feel overwhelmed. My son enjoys going to his guitar lessons with Cristine.

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