Learn Guitar, Ukulele, or Piano With Chad
One on one instruction on guitar, ukulele, or piano ranging from basic fundamentals to advanced techniques. Please reserve lesson time at least 24 hours prior to first lesson.
In our classes you can learn how to play guitar, ukulele, or piano. We will start with the fundamentals of the instrument going over it's parts, seating and hand positions, and how to tune (where applicable). Depending on the students age, ability, and what they wish to learn we may pursue any of the following topics: learning and performing songs/pieces, reading music, composing, or even music theory. Whichever path we choose, we will learn to perform dynamically with proper technique....
This class is taught in English.
Students will learn about the instrument of their choice, how to read, understand, interpret, and perform music, technique plus proper seating and hand positions.
Homework OfferedStudents are expected to practice no less than 15 minutes every other day, although 30 minutes daily is preferred.
1 - 2 hours per week outside of class
Assessments OfferedEach individual learns at their own pace so while there are no formal assessments, students will have the opportunity to perform for their peers via Zoom at our student recitals, held every 2-3 months.
Some items your student may need: instrument, pick, book or other materials, music stand, metronome, tuner.
Occasionally students may want to learn a song or piece where an audio or video reference is needed (usually through YouTube), of course we cannot control that content and may be used at the parents discretion.
Below are some of the books your student may require. Guitar: Hal Leonard Guitar Method by Will Schmid, A Modern Method For Gutar by William Leavitt, The Christopher Parkening Guitar Method by Christopher Parkening Ukulele: Hal Leonard Ukulele Method & Chord Book by Lil' Rev Piano: Alfred's Basic Lesson Book Level 1A by Willard A. Palmer Students may also require blank sheet music, guitar/ukulele tablature, or chord charts Some helpful websites we may use are Ultimate Guitar and YouTube
Meet the teacher
I am a private music instructor (guitar, ukulele, piano) with over 20 years experience. I hold a bachelor's degree in classical guitar performance. Each lesson is catered to the individual student based on their age, ability, and desire to learn....
Meets on demand
Completed by 7 learners
Live video meetings