CONTACT GUITAR LESSONS
the physics of music or the music of physics? hmm!
$40 AN HOUR $20 1/2 HOUR GET A BLOCK OF 5 LESSONS AND GET 1 HOUR FREE
FOR INTERMEDIATE STUDENTS, PLEASE SEE BELOW FOR MORE DETAILS.
No trade secrets , nothing held back , just a banquet of guitar knowledge to be shared .
” When you know it , you don’t play it , you play around it ” .
SPAM IS CHECKED WEEKLY . PLEASE REFERENCE ” LESSONS ”
IN YOUR E-MAIL.
TONE DEAF VERY FEW ARE. PITCH & ASCENDING AND DESCENDING AWARENESS ARE THE FIRST THINGS I CHECK IN A LESSON.
Roger has studied with Flamenco Master Lliam Christy
French Classical Master Thibault Cauvin ( Winner of the Andre’s Segovia award ).
He continues to devote himself to studying and is inspired by
Composer / Guitarist such as.
Paco De Lucia, ( The Magic Power ) Rik Emmett,
Wes Montgomery , Pat Matheny,
Al Di Meola,
Chet Atkins and Roy Clarke .
NOTHING IS FIXED . IF FINANCES ARE A CHALLENGE AND
YOU WANT TO LEARN GUITAR , WE CAN WORK SOMETHING
Well teach for food also,chuckle chuckle!!
i don’t know what i loathe more guitar gods are
those who set them up as such
i charge $40 for intermediate students ( no beginners please )
A beginner is one who does not inner-stand a musical triad and is clueless as to the difference and similarities of the Major & Minor chords and the way they sound.
if you can play guitar like this. you don’t need lessons
Steel string too,mind you
Just because you can mimic a chord or passage means squat.
$50 an hour for advance students.
This means you must have a working knowledge of Major – Minor - Dominant
and be interested in
” SONG ARCHITECTURE ” .
Also available for Master Lessons and Workshops.
THESE PRICES ARE VARIANT
Study with someone who can see the trees in the forest and the forest thru the trees. Abstract musical theories simplified with concrete illustrations and practical demonstrations.
Many have problems learning music, which is really about perceiving entire patterns of systems and rather quickly too. Kind of bypassing a lot of needless interpretation at the micro level.
Pattern recognition and mind mapping.
how you learn
as a Master i recognize these things in 1 or 2 lessons in the
whither they are aware of it or not,
My approach is organic based on a individuals
dominant way of learning.
the less dominant ways of learning usually develop along parallel lines of mutual evolution
as long as a wholistic approach to learning is systematically integrated.
Once we get a general sense of your mind map.
Approaches used include.
Math , Chord Geometry and Spelling.
Spectrum Analysis Chord Color association.
Sound Associations ( Super important ).
Reading Writing Scoring Scribing Sheet Music
(Charts , Diagrams and Tabs ) . ( Beginner )
Lots of ear training.
i am also well versed in the social-historical and geophysical evolution of music
These are some of the voicings I can help you with.
Gregorian Chant , Baroque , Classical , Celtic , Renaissance ,
Traditional , Nuevo and Arabian Flamenco.
Rumba , Lounge , Latin ,Bluesy , Brazilian Bossa Nova , Scat , Be Bop and Smooth Jazz.
Bluegrass , Slide , Folk , Western Swing , Country and Texas Shuffle . Rock , Bluesy Rock
Punk , Funk, Disco ,Soul , Do Whop Malt Shop
Neo - Classical Metal , Native American Sounds , Hawaiian Slack Key .