Background: Richard Green has been playing professionally and teaching guitar lessons on the Central Coast for over 30 years. Proficient in rock, blues, jazz, improvising, songwriting and performance. Richard lives in Atascadero with his wife who is a local elementary teacher, teenage son (both musicians in their own right), two dogs and three cats (not musical at all) .
Whether you are a beginner, or a player looking to learn improvisation, explore song writing, or just wanting to take your playing in new directions, call Richard and plan a musical path justfor you.
Half hour and hour lessons are offered weekly, and cover various techniques such as rhythm guitar, lead guitar, and finger picking. Chords, scales, and effective practice techniques are presented. Styles of music include folk, rock, jazz, and your own originals that you may be working on.
Music fundamentals such as theory, reading, harmonic concepts, and ear training are all covered.
Lessons are taught in a private teaching studio complete with a 24 track digital recording system, piano, drum kit, and a variety of effects pedals for guitar. We can record your progress!