Name: Andrew A.
Music Instrument(s) Taught: Guitar
Location: North Portland (I-5 and Skidmore)
Andrew started studying guitar on December 2, 1996 (His 12 th birthday). His first instructor was his father who taught him the basics of Rock ‘n’ Roll and Jazz. In high school he enrolled in his school’s guitar class where he began learning to read notation and study classical technique. After high school he earned a Classical Performance Degree from Western Connecticut State University. During his university years he found regular work with a local church where he spent seven years performing solos and accompanying the church choir. During that, (2005) he began teaching private lessons to students of all ages. Andrew has contributed arrangements for two publications for the Hal Leonard Corporation’s Easy Guitar Series including “Fleetwood Mac for Easy Guitar” and “VH1’s 100 Greatest Hard Rock Songs”. In addition to teaching guitar, Andrew has also spent 7 years teaching general music and concert band to grades K-12 in the public school system.
Andrew is currently accepting new students.