Guitar Lessons by Session Guitarist & Producer

John McCracken

New York, NY (map)

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About John McCracken

Take guitar lessons (all styles) from pro session guitarist and gold record producer. I have a music degree and 30 years of teaching experience. Lessons are fun and upbeat with an emphasis on learning all phases of music from sight-reading to theory to arranging and technique and.

Lessons in my home or yours.

Location

459 Columbus Avenue , #612
New York, NY 10024

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Question and answer

Q. Describe the most common types of jobs you do for your clients.

A. Since I am a professional musician and music producer, I offer an extensive overview of the music business as a whole. I counsel my students on achieving realistic goals both as musicians and as performers. I also teach studio techniques if they are interested as well as solid performing techniques. I provide knowledge on the business itself and how to make inroads into many phases of the music business.

Q. Why does your work stand out from others who do what you do?

A. I have over 25 years of touring, teaching and session experience in New York City as a guitarist. I am also a certified Gold and Platinum record producer and have extensive knowledge of music production as it relates to musicianship and performance.

Q. What do you like most about your job?

A. I get to do what I love everyday and get paid for it. And I continually feel I am learning and getting better as a musician and a producer.

Q. What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?

A. How do you break into the music business? My answer is practice like crazy and learn all you can and once you have that down, network all the time. Ask questions, meet people in the business and keep improving as a musician and as a human.

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