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Richard C.
Irvine, California
Learn to play the fiery sound of the flamenco guitar from a professional performing artist
Learn how to play the fiery sound of Flamenco music. Right technique as well as all the necessary left hand technique to acquire that "Gypsy" sound.
About Richard C.

I have studied, performed and taught music for over 30 years. Accordion was my first instrument at age 7 which was a great introduction to the keyboard, melody and harmony. That was followed by guitar and other stringed instruments (Banjo, Ukulele) as well as drums. I studied privately with great teachers as well as at the Berklee College of Music in Boston. I have also performed at the Cape Cod Jazz Festival, The Bakersfield Jazz Festival and numerous club dates and private functions throughout New York, New England and California. *** Lesson Details *** Students will experience an "original" lesson based on how they learn. Some students benefit most from a visual standpoint reading music or tab while others learn best by an auditory or hearing approach. We will explore what works best for you. Whether its blues, rock jazz or other styles, we will find the best avenue to progress toward your goals. At the same time I believe it should always be a fun thing to do! *** Studio Equipment *** Guitars - Drums - Banjo - Amplifiers - Piano - Accordion - Ukes and other assorted instruments *** Specialties *** Depending on student interest, I teach numerous styles (Rock, Blues Jazz improvisation) by reading music or by ear. Some students are more visual while others are auditory learners. Whichever is best for the student.

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Flamenco Guitar
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Great first lessson, Looking forward to going down this journey with Richard. I feel the lesson was very well paced and covered everything for getting started.

Posted Feb 3, 2023
Teacher's Studio

Rich knows his stuff! He gave me a great foundation and next steps. He has a system of teaching, and is flexible and personable in that system. Makes sense has such high reviews.

Posted Feb 3, 2023
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Great teacher-- patient and fun! 100% recommend

Posted Jan 11, 2023
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Musician/Teacher
Jan 1985 - Present
Rich Cozzi Music
I have taught and performed on a variety of different instruments (guitar, banjo, ukulele, drums) and styles for over thirty years. Performances include the Cape Cod and Bakersfield Jazz Festivals, the Sweet & Hot Festival in Los Angeles and numerous club and private functions throughout California, New York, Florida and New England.
Music Teacher
Jan 1970 - Present
Concordia University - Tarbut V' Torah - Private Studio - Online
Over 30 years teaching and performing experience. Performed at Music festivals, studio recordings as well as clubs and private functions.
Bachelor of Arts
Sep 1972 - Dec 1980
University of Maryland & Berklee College of Music - Boston
Bachelor's Degree
Jan 1972 - Dec 1979
University of Maryland and Berklee College of Music Boston
English
Native Proficiency
Bachelor of Liberal Arts - Berklee College of Music
Jun 1976
University of Maryland
College degree from University of Maryland and studied at the famed Berklee College of Music in Boston
Music Teachers National Association
Jan 2004
The MTNA was founded in 1876 with the goal of advancing the value of music study and music-making to society while supporting the careers and professionalism of teachers of music. With nearly 22,000 members in 50 states—and more than 500 local affiliates—the MTNA is the preeminent source for music teacher support, where members embody like-minded values and commitment to their students, colleagues and society as a whole, while reaping the rewards of collaboration, continuity and connection throughout the lifetime of their careers.

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Instructor details
Flamenco Guitar
Teaches 10+ subjects. Different subject may have different prices.
Teacher's Studio
Teacher's Studio
SEE MAP
Gunnison
Teaches Online
Teaches Online
Work hours
M
T
W
T
F
S
S
Times are shown in your local timezone (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Pricing
30 minutes
$40
45 minutes
$50
60 minutes
$65
New Student Special
First 3 lessons
$30
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