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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
Mon
4:30pm - 8:00pmBook online
Tue
4:30pm - 8:00pmBook online
Wed
4:30pm - 8:00pmBook online
Thu
4:30pm - 8:00pmBook online
Fri
4:30pm - 8:00pmBook online
Sat
7:00am - 5:00pmBook online
Sun
7:30am - 1:00pmBook online

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 House of Rising Sun or similar because it has all the basic open chords and one important half barre(F),. I encourage "doodling" and simple improv....even just 4 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 took lessons in acoustic e.g hesitation blues, Here comes the Sun....very basic classical which is invaluable to teach beginners

Performing Experience:

I am not a professional musician. My playing is limited to informal gatherings and songs that I write.

Experience Teaching:

I have been teaching guitar to children (9 y.o) young adults, retirees who "always wanted to learn guitar" since 2007. I have had a studio, but I mostly went to the student's home. I am in the process of procuring a 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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