Classical Guitar Lessons in Wheaton

Dedicated to being a symbol of excellence in the community, the Jerry Evans School of Music provides high quality classical guitar lessons in Wheaton and the surrounding areas for all students. Whether beginner or professional, the JESM serves as the complete learning experience that makes every student the standout classical guitar player they have wanted to be!

The JESM empowers musicians to great heights using solid fundamentals, a core curriculum designed to fit each students needs, and playing music that each student enjoys! Whether young, old, experienced, or beginner, the JESM guarantees each student will develop strong musical skills and reach their goals.

Classical Guitar Lessons cover all or part of the following information, based on the students’ level, needs, and goals:

Style: Students learn the style of choice from modern and centuries old classical guitar compositions as well as, arrangements of jazz/rock/pop songs.

Music Fundamentals: Students learn songs by ear as well as develop sight reading skills, as well as play solos and learn to write guitar parts.

Technique: Students learn scales, arpeggios, chords, tapping, hammer-ons, pull-offs, and other exercises developed from some of the best guitarists to make the fastest and clearest guitar playing possible.

Musicality: Understanding the dynamics and interpretation of music to enhance every musical performance.

Concerts & Performance opportunities: Throughout the year, students have the opportunity to show off their “chops” and play their favorite songs in concerts, recitals, or live gigs!

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