Anthony has taught many students to play this rewarding instrument but his approach is somewhat unconventional – he teaches the easiest chords first! This may sound logical but most teachers don’t teach this way!
By learning easy chords first, students feel a sense of accomplishment early on and this builds CONFIDENCE! In turn, this confidence inspires more practice. Practicing creates results. Getting results builds confidence! And confidence inspires… Are you starting to get the picture?
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN AT AIRDRIE GUITAR LESSONS
TOP 10 ACOUSTIC GUITAR BENEFITS
HOW TO USE A DIGITAL TUNER
Use technology to tune your instrument quickly and easily.
TUNE BY EAR
Many guitarists are lost without a digital tuner today but what happens if your batteries die? Learn a foolproof method of tuning.
EASY CHORDS FIRST
Unlike many teachers, Anthony teaches the easiest chords first – building momentum and confidence which quickly leads to success!
Learning to strum accurately and expressively can be a challenge but Anthony will teach you step by step how to achieve the results you want.
Wouldn’t it be great if you could just pull out your acoustic guitar and sing your favourite songs – at a party, a campfire, or just for fun?
Don’t end up with carpel tunnel! Learn to play in a relaxed, healthy way.
One of the trickiest skills guitarists must learn is how to move smoothly from chord to chord without hesitation. Anthony will show you how – even while you’re singing!
How does a Capo work? The best strings for beginners? Guitar picks? …and more!
Don’t just learn HOW but also WHY! Understanding the inner workings of chords will help solidify your guitar skills and build your confidence as a musician.
Twice a year, students perform in a live concert, giving them a goal to work towards and building valuable performance experience.
ABOUT YOUR GUITAR TEACHER
- 25 years Experience
- 2018 Airdrie Arts Educator Award Nominee (AMNAs)
- Named Best Music School of 2019 by Star Metro Calgary Community Choice Awards
- Named Best Airdrie Music School by ThreeBestRated.ca for three years running (2017, 2018, 2019)
- Award-Winning Singer-Songwriter
- Professional Performer/Recording Artist
- Bachelor Of Classical Music (Mount Allison University)
- 2016 Positive Music Video Award of The Year Winner
- 2 Time Positive Music Award Finalist
- Indie International Songwriting Award Winner
- 17th Billboard World Song Contest Honorable Mention
- Produced numerous CDs Including Kid`s CDs, Audio Books, Pop/Rock CDs, etc.
- Conducted Songwriting Workshops in Public Schools
- Coach for professional musicians, vocalists, and recording artists
- Students have won both local and international contests and awards
MORE FROM AIRDRIE MUSIC LESSONS
Airdrie Music Lessons also offers Piano, Singing, Drum, Ukulele, Fine Art and Rock Band classes from beginner to advanced.