Jordan Tarrant

Jordan T.

Richmond, VA
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Levels taught:

    Jordan teaches

    5 & Up

    Teaching since

    September 2008

    Last login

    More than two months

    About Jordan

    Overview

    My name is Jordan and I have been playing and writing music for about 15 years. I have studied and performed classical guitar, rock, country and blues. While playing the guitar is one passion, writing songs is another. Both of these were studied even further while completing my B.A. at Berklee College of Music in Boston MA. I have played over 150 dates in the last year and have performed in front of more that 3,000 people. I love music, the creative process, and I especially love watching students grow into their own artistry with the techniques we learn in our lessons.

    *** Lesson Details ***
    When I teach I like to be honest and relaxed but professional. I let the students make their own decisions about what they want to play and learn, and do my best to provide a logical structure to get them there. When I teach, my goal is that each one of my students has the tools and understanding to most effectively express themselves. There is to be no interference in the translation of the creative universe inside of us to the one on the outside. Each student is a different person and has different priorities; my lessons are tailored to this. Some students need to know how to solo, some need to know how to write songs, and so on. What ever your need, I will get you there.

    *** Studio Equipment ***
    amp, two inputs, guitars, music stand, in a bedroom, no bed, 4 bedroom house, chairs, place for parents to wait.

    *** Travel Equipment ***
    I provide a guitar for myself, music stand and teaching materials. Student is responsible for his/her own instrument.

    *** Specialties ***
    Classical
    Acoustic
    Fretboard Knowledge
    Songwriting
    Blues
    Rock
    Open G Tuning
    Country

    Photos and Videos

    Classical piece I often teach my students and really enjoy performing myself.
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    5 Reviews on Jordan T.

    Silhouette-80
    JesseS Mar 26, 2012
    Awesome instructor

    Jordan was very patient and made it a point to teach me things that helped moving forward with more difficult materials. Definitely recommend Jordan!
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    RichardH2 Mar 12, 2012
    Great teacher

    Jordan is a great teacher and teaches the material wonderfully. He also has a great passion for music.
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    garym Dec 26, 2011
    Good stuff

    Lessons are just what I asked for , concise, well thought out answers when I have questions, Jordan communicates well and I am understanding as quickly as my old brain can process. Great Job Jordan...Gary
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    LizB Jun 22, 2011
    Excellent Instructor

    Chase has only taken a few lessons to date but Jordan is very patient with him and Chase always looks forward to his next vist.
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    SymphonyM Apr 26, 2011
    patient, good learning techniques,and fun learning :)