- Levels Taught:
- Beginner, Intermediate
Why you should take my classes? My straightforward approach is appreciated by everyone who has taken lessons with me I'm careful not to confuse or intimidate my students with too much theory and musical jargon. My classes are perfect for: beginners, late beginners, intermediate and late intermediate.
I've been teaching music for 10+ years and it's been a great experience! My goal is to help make guitar a positive experience for you, build your confidence and help you be the best player you can be!
- Teaches students:
- Ages 5+ and special needs
- Teaching since:
- June 2008
My name is Jonathan, I love to play guitar and I love to teach! I currently have openings for new students for online lessons.
Here’s what you get with my lessons: A fun and relaxed environment, organized and progressive lessons, and lessons that are tailored to fit your specific needs!
Message for beginners; I start off giving you a clear understanding of the fundamentals starting with the most basic: theory, chords, and scales and then build off of those basics. My ultimate goal is to give you all of the tools you need to play your favorite songs and enable you to take on even more challenging songs.
As a bonus feel free to ask me questions at anytime, just send me an email and I will get back to you as soon as possible! Sign up with me today!
The Spiritual Souls is a Gospel-Quartet group from Waterbury,CT. They perform classic Gospel songs as well as originals!
Teaching Students: How to read basic sheet music, fretboard theory, how to read guitar tab, and chord charts. I teach all ages and really enjoy each and every lesson!
The Fantastic Voices Of Joy is a Gospel-Funk Band from Waterbury,CT We play covers and original music!
My duties are to work with the Music Director planning song repetoires to be used for Sunday morning worship service. As participate in the worship band as its guitarist. This is a great and fun experience!
Teaching: Guitar, Basic Music Theory, and Performance.
Specialties: Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Chords, and Scales.
Genres: Contemporary, Christian, Gospel, R&B, Blues, Jazz
The Judah Initiative is a Contemporary Christian band who often performs music during events sponsored by the organization of the same name. I'm the guitarist for this band!
Organizing singers and musician together and conducting rehearsals. Arranging songs, sheet music, and having them ready in a concise manner for Sunday services.
We are an organization dedicated to the interests of guitarists and those who enjoy guitar music. Since 1923 the Society has presented monthly programs, featuring solo and ensemble performances of music from the Renaissance to the present.
The Connecticut Guitar Society is a non-profit presenting arts organization. It is the largest organization of its kind serving the general public and classical guitarists by providing a forum for listening, learning, performing and teaching.
Jonathan French is a great instructor. He is an extremely knowledgeable and patient teacher. He allows you to learn at your own pace while still managing to provide challenging lessons. In total, I have had five guitar lessons from Mr. French and all of the lessons have been fantastic.
Do not hesitate to book a lesson with Jonathan French.
Jonathan is one of most successful guitar teachers we have at our Private Lesson Studio. He is able to teach students of practically any age and any level. He is very proficient, not only as a guitar player, but as a teacher, as well. With his vast knowledge of the instrument and his experience performing, he is an excellent choice when looking for guitar instruction.+ Read More
I would definitely recommend Mr Jonathan as a guitar teacher. He’s very patient with kids and knows his job. He will develop your kids confidence and passion for music. Respectful and knowledgeable music teacher!
Mr. Jonathan French is a great teacher. He's very skilled and knowledgeable in music and guitar, and has assisted me a great deal with songs for shows and performances. He's a patient instructor and doesn't teach just for a pay; he is very passionate in what he does and truly cares about his students' growth as musicians.+ Read More
I really can't say enough about Jonathan and his ability to teach guitar. As someone who was a little beyond the beginner stage, trapped in "cowboy chord" land, Jonathan has been extremely patient with me, detailed, friendly, and an easy instructor to learn from. He makes learning guitar fun, and his knowledge of music theory and practical application is impressive. He has helped me grow as a guitarist and a musician in general, so you're looking for an instructor who fits this description, Jonathan is your guy!+ Read More