Information About Chris - Coventry teacher
Chris first started taking acoustic guitar lessons aged 15, and began to teach himself electric guitar after hearing Joe Satriani's 'Flying in a Blue Dream' for the first time.
He was driven to master all facets of the instrument to become the skilled and original guitarist that he is today.
His early influences also include Boston Rockers Aerosmith, Riff-Meister Led Zeppelin and Rockers Guns N Roses as well as Flamenco Guitarists like Paco De Lucia or Sabicas, Middle Eastern and Country & Western music.
As a recognized product specialist for the US music instrument company Line 6, Chris did many clinics and demos at trade shows and fairs across Europe (Germany, Austria, France, Belgium and the UK) performing to tens of thousands of people.
Chris has contributed the gripping ballad 'Love And Let Die' to the exciting compilation CD 'Shrouded in Sound – New Guitar Music For A New Decade' that features cutting-edge artists from around the world, creating electrifying new music for an equally thrilling new decade.
He has also released instructional material for guitarists such as 'The Essential Guide To Alternate Picking' – Book/E-book (available on Amazon) and the DVD 'Taking The Lead – Picking Techniques and Strategies for Lead Guitar'.
In addition he has also several published articles on famous artists and their equipment.
Chris is a graduate of the Munich Guitar Institute (MGI) in Germany where he studied with French Jazz/Fusion Maestro Phillippe Caillat and Mario Neunkirchen, Author of the Fusion Guitar Workbook (Voggenreiter Verlag
I currently offer guitar lessons in Coventry and each student is treated as an individual… not the usual “one-size-fits-all” approach. I teach exclusively from my home studio in Coventry, West Midlands.
The studio is equipped with everything you will need…amplifier, music stand, recording equipment, etc.
The quickest, most effective and easiest way to get to where you want to be is to work with the right guitar teacher who will show you the right way to become a great guitarist.
A teacher who will encourage you to always give your best and will take you through the steps in a logical sequence that makes you progress and want to carry on.You will finally feel comfortable and confident that the right teacher will get you there.
I am so confident I can help you with your guitar playing, that I am offering you a free, no obligation guitar lesson.
That means you come to my Coventry studio, get a free lesson where we focus on your specific needs and you will never have to see me again if you don't like it - it's as simple as that!
This is what you can expect from me when we work together:
You will receive an evaluation of your needs and short term/long term strategies to get the results YOU want.
You will get lessons that are designed with a maximum focus on you and your goals.
We will plan the best and most effective way to practice between guitar lessons… You will have access to additional support between guitar lessons each week.
We will use several effective strategies to ensure your progress is tracked.
You will develop skills in creativity, songwriting, improvising and how to use them.
You will work with a highly qualified music professional with over two decades of playing experience.
Learn from a guitar teacher who is 100% committed to you, your development and your success.
You will have access to an exclusive online student account with additional resources and guitar lesson materials.
Learn in a clean/safe and fully equipped studio in Coventry, West Midlands.
While the guitar lessons are designed to be entertaining and fun, the main aim is to get the result that you are looking for in your guitar playing. Guitar lessons are suited for both adults and teenagers.
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Availability: Weekdays (evenings)
References Available: No (✘ Not On File)
- Munich Guitar Institute MGI Germany (1998) - Diploma (Other) (✘ Not On File)