Steve has experience teaching at some of the most respected schools in music performance and is recognized internationally from his books and years of teaching at Musicians Institute and the Atlanta Institute of Music. As a former guitar instructor at Greater Atlanta Christian School, the Cottage school and other Atlanta music schools Steve also years of experience teaching beginners from ages 5 and up.
Steve continues to teach limited private lessons in the Atlanta area when his schedule permits. Lessons can be adapted for any age and skill level. Lesson content varies depending on the students goals and level of ability. For the more serious player Steve teaches: improvisation, harmony and theory, reading and chord melody. For the beginner or less experienced player Steve uses a combination of method books including his own Camp Jam Rock Solid Series guitar book and various other methods in combination with teaching popular songs that appeal and motivate each individual student.
For more information on private lessons with Steve please use our contact form. Please leave your name, phone number, email address, student age, level and a brief description of what you would like to work on and he will respond as soon a possible.
If you would like to use Steve on your next CD or recording session Steve can accept your Logic session files and record several example for you to choose from. Steve is known for more progressive jazz and fusion music but also plays blues, r&b, funk, rock and pop.