Michael B

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Michael B
Michael B
In Studio
In Home
Song Writing Lessons, Guitar Lessons,
Location :In Studio - In Home
Distance: Midlothian, VA
Experience: 8 Years
4:30pm - 8:00pmBook online
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About Me

I teach beginners, try to "tune in" to their strengths. I encourage them to learn simple melodies and chords and try to get them to teach themselves very recognizable tunes, a few scales: diatonic, major pentatonic. If they seem capabable, I try to get them to learn songs like "House of Rising Sun" because it has all of the basic open chords and one important half bar (F). I encourage "doodling" and simple improv, even on just a few notes so they are creating music right away.

Michael B has over 8 years of music experience in the Midlothian area.

Formal Education:

1977 B.A. in Music - Baruch College (City University of New York)

Private Education:

On Guitar, I am self taught over many years. Early on, I took lessons for acoustic guitar and very basic classical guitar.

Experience Teaching:

I have been teaching guitar to children, young adults, and retirees who "always wanted to learn guitar" since 2007. I have had a studio, but I also travel to students' homes. I am in the process of procuring a rehearsal studio on Monuement Ave. in Richmond.

Age Group Taught:AdultYoung AdultChild
Genres Taught: Acoustic

Lessons Locations: In StudioIn Home

DayStart TimeEnd Time
  • Mon4:30pm8:00pm
  • Tue4:30pm8:00pm
  • Wed4:30pm8:00pm
  • Thu4:30pm8:00pm
  • Fri4:30pm8:00pm
  • Sat7:00am5:00pm
  • Sun7:30am1:00pm
Michael B is willing to travel up to a distance of 15 Miles to teach a lesson in your home.
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