It was very easy and informative.Feb 21, 2018Verified
I just got back from my first lesson with Andrew and I have to say, he made me felt very at ease, I am an older learner, and he was very patient, kind, and worked with me till I got the idea he was showing me. I feel great after the first lesson - baby steps - I haven't touched a guitar in about 30 years!! But I love the way he mapped out the path for me - where we are now - where we are going - I feel like he really partnered with me on this and I can't wait to practice this week and see him again. Highly Recommended, A+++ especially for adults.Jan 25, 2018VerifiedAndrew W.'s reply
Thank you for the kind review, Jack, and you are doing so well in lessons. Keep up the good work!
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- What should the customer know about your pricing (e.g., discounts, fees)?I offer a half-price first lesson/assessment of skills. I charge $25/half hour, $45/hour -n-person. I charge $20/half hour, $40/hour on SKYPE.
- What is your typical process for working with a new customer?I always want to know more about the potential client's goals to ensure we are a good fit. I can teach many different styles and I want to assist you in reaching your goals. So, typically, we will talk on the phone or email about your goals and make a time to meet at the studio or over SKYPE for a half-price first lesson/assessment and talk about a game plan.
- What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?12 credits earned in Undergraduate Music at the College of Saint Rose. Guitar certificate from Berklee College of Music (Specialist in Guitar). Second Certificate Berklee College of Music (Professional Guitarist). I recently won the 2015 best solo performer and 2016 best band performance in the blues competition run by the Capital Region Blues Network (International Blues Challenge Qualifying Round) I am going to Memphis in January 2016 to compete Internationally. This is the largest blues competition/conference in the world.