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Steve teaching Michele a guitar lesson

Over the past 20 years Steve has been teaching all levels of Guitar lessons on the Sunshine Coast, B.C. (and Bass lessons). Students range in age from five to seventy five. Student backgrounds vary from beginners to advanced students preparing for music schools.

Steve is comfortable teaching Pop, Rock, Blues, Country, Finger style, Classical or Jazz. Steve is also qualified to teach the “Canadian Conservatory” Program.

Steve is a long time student of Bill Coon (guitarist of the year at the 2009 National Jazz Awards).

Steve’s warm and personal approach covers many facets of the art of guitar including:

  • improvising
  • practice techniques
  • choosing and developing a repertoire
  • developing your own sound
  • applying music theory
  • accompaniment

Read what Steve’s students say in Testimonials

Listen to Steve play.