Guitar instructor with over 20 years experience in teaching all age groups and styles of guitar playing. Performer of all styles of guitar music with over twenty five years of experience at the professional level.
Has taught private lessons in guitar, bass, saxophone, drum set, violin, and banjo.
Specializes in guitar classes.
Has taught 'School of Rock' style of courses, teaching all instrument groups.
Proficient music reader and well versed in music theory.
Taught dozens of students in private lesson situations, and dozens more in classroom environments, most recently completed a semester teaching advanced guitar class at the college level while still an undergraduate. Has taught private lessons at Southwestern Oklahoma State University as an undergraduate, as well as directing SWOSU's Jazz Ensemble "B", while still working on Bachelor's degree.
Self EmployedJune 2015 to CurrentPrivate Music Instructor Weatherford, OKI teach music lessons out of my home. I currently teach guitar, bass, drums, ukulele, saxophone and violin lessons. I am responsible for curriculum, instruction and billing.
Southwestern Oklahoma State UniversityJanuary 2015 to CurrentGuitar Class and private lesson instructor Weatherford, OKWhile still technically an undergraduate, I was responsible for teaching private lessons in Guitar for non-Music Majors, and Advanced Guitar class, mainly for Music Therapy majors. Responsible for instruction, testing and evaluating student success. Was available during non-class times for private help.
Burrows Pro AudioAugust 2013 to May 2015Private Lesson Teacher Weatherford, OKTaught at Burrows Pro Audio, teaching guitar, bass, drums, violin and piano.
Southwestern Oklahoma State University2016Bachelor of Arts: Music PerformanceWeatherford, OK, USAStarted at SWOSU in the fall of 1993, it's taken several tries, but I will be graduating at the end of the summer term. Studied Guitar, Double Bass and Voice with other secondary instruments along the way. I play and can instruct in most of the instrument families at a beginner level and attribute that to the education I received at SWOSU. I have performed in all of the Major ensembles in the instrumental music department and recently completed my Senior Recital, performing on guitar as well as voice.