Ben currently teaches at Music Lessons Express in Tallahassee, FL where he is the Program Manager for the Guitar Department.
Ben’s Teaching Qualifications
• Suzuki Certified in Guitar Books 1-4.
• Doctor of Music degree from Florida State University. Completed coursework for minor concentration in Music Education.
• Served as Graduate Teaching Assistant at Florida State University.
• Graduated from the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University as a Bachelor of Music in Guitar Performance and from Florida State University with a Masters of Music in Guitar Performance.
• Taught over 200 students of all levels and ages (3-88).
• Students selected for All-State and All-National Ensembles.
• 10 years of experience teaching both private and class guitar.
Benefits of Studying Guitar with Ben
• Develop the ability to read music as well as play by ear.
• Enjoy learning guitar at your own pace.
• Express your musicality from the first lesson.
• Benefit from both individual and group lessons.
• Acquire good work and study habits.
• Learn relaxation techniques that can be used in all areas of life.
• Gain confidence in yourself and your playing.
• Improve patience, perseverance, and problem-solving skills.
• Join a supportive community of parents and students.