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Performance oriented Blues & Rock Acoustic, Electric, Bass Guitar and Recording/Mixing

This simple, yet effective teaching process that I have developed over years of Los Angeles recording sessions and touring the world. From Blues, Blues /Rock, Slide guitar, Soul, Rock and Funk, I will enable you to get that next level to your playing or recording and producing in a very short time. I am a full time touring and recording professional musician with recording studio in St. Gallen, CH easy to get to from the freeway or train station, and with the pandemic, I can also teach online.

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Bring your guitar, bass, or recording interest and be ready to have fun!

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At teacher's location: St Gallen, Switzerland
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General info

suitcase iconSkills:
Acoustic, Blues, Electric, Rnb, Rock
Age:
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Duration:
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English

About Me

Born in Chicago, U.S.A. I have spent years in Los Angeles, CA, as a professional musician and I have decades of experience as a touring guitarist, and bassist touring in over 20 countries, on many tours. I am also a respected Blues, Blues /Rock, Slide guitar, Soul, Rock and Funk recording session guitarist, and producer of over twelve CD's (three CD's on Grammy Ballots), and a published author on digital recording. This simple, yet effective teaching process that I have developed will enable you to get that next level to your playing or recording and producing. From beginner to intermediate, there's always more to learn. I am a full time touring and recording professional musician. I have a recording studio in St. Gallen, which is easy to get to as it is not far from the freeway or train station, and I can also teach online.

Education

Self taught through years of performing live in venues from 50 seat bars, to the halftime of the U.S. NFL Super Bowl Halftime Show. I have worked with some of the music industry's best Producers and Artists

Experience / Qualifications

Have taught guitar, bass, electronics, recording, and SCUBA diving. I love to teach! I have worked with Artists such as Buddy Guy, to Tommy Lee, to Yanni for engineering, Preston Glass, Urs Wiesendanger and many others as a session guitarist, and have produced many CD's for myself and other Artists

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