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Ed F.
Peoria, Arizona
Popular styles for electric and acoustic guitar. Chords, scales, arpeggios, picking, strumming all covered.
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Professional guitarist since 1966 Professional educator since 1985 Certified music instructor by the state of California Faculty member at Musicians Institute (GIT) Hollywood, CA 1985-2017 Guitarist for Tony & Emmy award winning actress/singer Nell Carter 1990-1995 Guitarist for gold record recording artist/pianist Roger Williams 1996-2011 Guitarist for various recording artist's live performances Played on various television and film soundtracks Various television and film appearances Avid Pro Tools 10 Certified User Level Lessons with me are tailored to you. If you want to learn songs and licks, I'll teach you songs and licks. If you want to learn the guitar in a deeper more technical sense, I'm prepared to take you as deep as you want to go. Help is on the way. I'll teach you what you want to know. *** Lesson Details *** Like Burger King...Have it your way. You set the agenda. I'll help you define a goal. I'll always tell you what I think you need to work on to improve your skill and your craft. *** Studio Equipment *** Pro Tools 10 Digital Performer Mac & PC *** Specialties *** Applied Harmony & Theory for composing, arranging, and improvising music. Ear Training to learn what to listen for and identify in rhythm, melody, and harmony. Sight Reading to translate a composers musical ideas back into sound whether it was written earlier today or 500 years ago.

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Ed F.
Peoria, Arizona
Popular styles for electric and acoustic guitar. Chords, scales, arpeggios, picking, strumming all covered.
About Ed F.

Professional guitarist since 1966 Professional educator since 1985 Certified music instructor by the state of California Faculty member at Musicians Institute (GIT) Hollywood, CA 1985-2017 Guitarist for Tony & Emmy award winning actress/singer Nell Carter 1990-1995 Guitarist for gold record recording artist/pianist Roger Williams 1996-2011 Guitarist for various recording artist's live performances Played on various television and film soundtracks Various television and film appearances Avid Pro Tools 10 Certified User Level Lessons with me are tailored to you. If you want to learn songs and licks, I'll teach you songs and licks. If you want to learn the guitar in a deeper more technical sense, I'm prepared to take you as deep as you want to go. Help is on the way. I'll teach you what you want to know. *** Lesson Details *** Like Burger King...Have it your way. You set the agenda. I'll help you define a goal. I'll always tell you what I think you need to work on to improve your skill and your craft. *** Studio Equipment *** Pro Tools 10 Digital Performer Mac & PC *** Specialties *** Applied Harmony & Theory for composing, arranging, and improvising music. Ear Training to learn what to listen for and identify in rhythm, melody, and harmony. Sight Reading to translate a composers musical ideas back into sound whether it was written earlier today or 500 years ago.

Levels taught

Teaches all skill levels

Teaching since {{year}}

Teaching since 1985

Education

Professional Guitar

Teaches ages {{minAge}}+

Teaches ages 9+

Speaks {{languages}}

Speaks English, Spanish

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Excellent teacher with deep knowledge of the guitar and music.

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Ed is very knowledgeable and makes the learning process enjoyable

Posted Dec 27, 2018
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Ed's vast knowledge, experience and easy demeanor is helping me finally gain a better knowledge of the fretboard and expand beyond "blues box 1" and connect the patterns. I think I see a light bulb.

Posted Nov 10, 2018
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Aug 1985 - Apr 2017
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Florida Atlantic University @ Boca Raton
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Sep 1975 - Jan 1976
Jefferson State College, Birmingham, AL
Music Education
Sep 1971 - Jun 1972
Marycrest College, Davenport, IA
Music Education major / English minor
Sep 1969 - Jun 1971
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English
Fluent/ Native Proficiency
Spanish
Limited Proficiency
Certified Instructor in Private Postsecondary Education
Aug 1990
The State of California
Instructor of the year
Sep 2004
Musician's Institute in Hollywood, CA
National Association of Music Merchants
Oct 2004
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90 minutes
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New Student Special
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