Guitar Lessons

Guitar Lessons

Looking for guitar lessons that will tailors to the needs and goals of the student.  Sign up for with Brad today!  Beginners to advanced students are all welcome. 

Brad’s understanding of music runs deeper then just knowledge of the fingerboard and instrument. His mix of philosophy, music, and humor makes him a unique and well rounded teacher for students of all ages. His former students now study music at Berkelee College of Music, Hartt School of Music, Dance and Theater, and Elon University. Brad has developed his own method book for overcome physical and mental obstacles on the path to mastery.

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Brad tries to adjust his teaching to fit the goals of the student. He is great with kids, but also knows when to be serious. He works from over a hundred music books for all levels of playing and styles. From disciplined classical playing, to free improvisation, Brad has done it all.

Things student learn include:
– reading sheet music
– classical guitar
– reading guitar tab
– songs and pieces in a variety of styles
– fretboard knowledge
– scales and arpeggios
– lead guitar playing
– technique
– chords of all types
– finger picking, and pick style
– music theory
– ear training and solfege
– memorizing music
– interpretation and expression
– phrasing
– musicianship
– songwriting

 

Guitar Lessons Brad Rau