I have been writing music for about ten years now. I am the lead singer/songwriter for the band National Broadcast. I teach with the idea that the student ultimately wants to learn how to play, not just be told information about how to play. I have over 17 years of musical background as well as a Bachelor's Degree in Physics from the University of Washington, with a research focus in acoustics
Rock Guitar, Blues Guitar, Folk Guitar, Country Guitar, Alternative Guitar, R & B Guitar, Metal Guitar, Classical Guitar, Pop Guitar, Jazz Guitar, Christian/Gospel Guitar, Reggae Guitar
Acoustic guitar, Electric guitar
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I teach in Issaquah, WA at Kaleidoscope School of Music.
195 Front St. Suite G.
My cancellation/booking policy:
Please email me for availability. If you must cancel your lesson for the week. I will try to schedule a makeup lesson buy it is not guaranteed. The tuition is for 4 lesson spots per month. If I cancel the lesson it will be made up or tuition will be prorated.
The monthly tuition is $112. You pay at the first lesson each month. The tuition covers 4 lessons for each month at a specified time during the week. I teach on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. Hour lessons are also available.
Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Fingerstyle, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises, Song Writing, Recording and Production, Guidance In Equipment Selection
“I took lessons from Raymond for a number of years while I lived in Gainesville. He is by far the best guitar teacher I have ever had. He knows the instrument well, he knows music and music theory, and he teaches proven methods (Sagreras, Pujol, Carcassi, Aguado, Brouwer). Raymond is an excellent musician and can teach any level or style. So many gu...”