I've written lot's of lesson articles for

Guitar Player Magazine & Just Jazz Guitar Magazine over the years.

Here are some of the magazine lessons for you to download (PDF files)

-The 9 for 1 Substitution

-Chord Tones and Skipping Strings

-Building Intervalic Structures

Private instruction...

I teach one on one private lessons at a fully equipped Music Studio in Santa Rosa, CA.  


I also teach lessons via ZOOM.  

use the CONTACT page for inquires about lessons


Currently I head the music department at Cardinal Newman High School in Santa Rosa, CA which is a Popular Music based high school music program.

I teach Guitar Classes at Santa Rosa Junior College during the Fall and Spring semesters.   The classes deal with fingerboard understanding along with composition and improvisation on the guitar.