Private Group Guitar 101: Learn the basics of the guitar in 3, 45-minute sessions with a pro.
Professional Instructors: Rich Whiteley, Elyse Buckley, Mark Roberts, or Pedro Ariz
About Your Class:
- Up to 4-8 students per class 3-session trainings (45 mins each), though some students may be in a one-on-one class with instructor.
- $185 (conditional non-refundable purchase*)
- Guitar available per session (or take-home practice instrument available for $50, non-refundable, which can be used as a deposit toward any new instrument, at any point, during or after classes-within 30 days of last class)
- 5% off in-store purchases on all products on the day of classes
About Instructor Rich Whiteley:
His journey in music began at age 7 when he learned his 1st few ukulele chords. Though guitar is his main instrument professionally, he has maintained a love for the ukulele. For 10+ years he has helped local students develop a passion for music. As a singer-songwriter, bandleader, & educator, Rich has been an integral part of the Tampa Bay music scene since 1993. He has released 4 full-length albums as a solo artist and served as a frontman for 1 of Tampa's longest running house bands-The Grateful Dead tribute Uncle John's Band since 1998. Rich has opened for numerous national touring acts & played at festivals from South Florida to Chicago.
About Instructor Elyse Buckley:
Elyse Buckley is a local singer/songwriter originally from New York. She learned how to play acoustic and electric guitar when she was in high school and taught herself ukulele after receiving the instrument as a birthday present. She regularly played shows in New York City and the NYC suburbs, and finished recording her debut album of original songs before moving to Tampa for a teaching job in 2016. Elyse now plays her music at local venues and open mic nights in Tampa. She teaches Kindergarten full-time and loves sharing music with her students!
About Mark Roberts: Bio coming soon!
*Full-refund available if instructor not available for class without 24-hour notice to reschedule. 24-hour notice required by student to reschedule class or pay $30 fee. Students may have 1 paid absence per 3-session course and are assigned to classes of similarly graded and aged students. We reserve the right to remove students for any reason with refund for session(s) being cancelled.
Rules: No food, drink, gum, or phone use are permitted in classroom. We appreciate your cooperation!
Current Dates/Times Offered:
Monday – Saturday: 9am-1pm
Monday-Friday: 5:30pm, 6:30pm, and 7:30pm
Sunday: 11am and 12pm
HOW TO REGISTER:
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for preferred day/time RANGE.
MINIMUM SEATS AVAILABLE-Please reserve as soon as possible. Mahalo!
Location & Contact Details:
1605 West Snow Circle, Tampa, FL 33606, USA