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Jorge S.
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Learn guitar from a certified guitar teacher and session artist
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----------SERIOUS INQUIRIES ONLY---------- When the student is ready, the teacher will appear. Do you feel stuck on guitar? Have you tried "free" YouTube lessons and haven't felt confident? Maybe you've taken lessons already and it didn't work out for you... I am a CERTIFIED Guitar Teacher with 6 years of experience teaching public school curriculum. I have a degree in guitar and I can teach many musical subjects. I have taught 15 years of private lessons and have grown to create a very personal learning experience for each of my students. I have worked with artists such as: Khalid (Artist), John Karpowich (Producer/Santana), Jamie Merrill (Artist), Mark Saenz (LiK / American Stone), Eric Boseman (Rhianna / Whitney Houston), and many others! *After you purchase your lesson package, I will contact you to set up a 30 min meet and greet, send you tons of materials and resources, and get to know your goals so we we waste ZERO lesson time! *Teaching Goals - Electric Guitar I do NOT teach you HOW to play your favorite songs. Rather, I teach you how to COMPOSE your own music and how to apply techniques to MODERN day situations. We learn how to fit in the mix, improvise in all keys, and working in many different genres of music. -Classical Guitar Technique MUST be a priority before moving to serious pieces. History and interpretation are a huge part of my approach. *GEAR FOR LESSONS Logitech 1080 Webcam - To watch me in full detail 27in 4K Monitor - To watch YOU in full detail Adam Audio Studio Monitor Speakers - To hear you play MXL Condenser Microphone - To hear me crystal clear *Guitars Gibson Les Paul with custom made pickups and customizations Gibson Les Paul Studio w/Floyd Rose Taylor Acoustic Cordoba C12 Classical/Nylon Hadean Nylon/Electric *Amplification Marshall JVM Marshall Origin Marshall MG Fender Super Champ X2
About Jorge S.

Jorge is a versatile musician who has worked alongside some of the industry's top performers. His collaborative work and solo work has reached many audiences throughout the world. Aside from recording in many studios, writing, and performing, he is also an accomplished educator with 5 years experience in public school and 2 years experience in private school. Jorge has also authored his latest book titled "Modern Guitar Workbook" available on Amazon. Upon completing a degree in music school, he was offered a job as a full-time music teacher and would pursue freelance music on the side. Some collaborations include writing music with Khalid (Artist), John Karpowich (5 Time Grammy-Winning Producer), Mark Saenz (Former LiK and American Stone), Ryan Morales (Local Composer/Producer), Enrique Ponce (Film and Video Game Composer), and many others. Jorge has studied with: John Siqueiros Armin Harrison Jason Vieaux Adam Holzman Prashant Aswani - CURRENT Jorge currently resides on the Mexico/US border teaching High School Guitar class, being a freelance musician, and authoring more books.

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Jorge S.
Teaches Online
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Learn guitar from a certified guitar teacher and session artist
Levels taught:
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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----------SERIOUS INQUIRIES ONLY---------- When the student is ready, the teacher will appear. Do you feel stuck on guitar? Have you tried "free" YouTube lessons and haven't felt confident? Maybe you've taken lessons already and it didn't work out for you... I am a CERTIFIED Guitar Teacher with 6 years of experience teaching public school curriculum. I have a degree in guitar and I can teach many musical subjects. I have taught 15 years of private lessons and have grown to create a very personal learning experience for each of my students. I have worked with artists such as: Khalid (Artist), John Karpowich (Producer/Santana), Jamie Merrill (Artist), Mark Saenz (LiK / American Stone), Eric Boseman (Rhianna / Whitney Houston), and many others! *After you purchase your lesson package, I will contact you to set up a 30 min meet and greet, send you tons of materials and resources, and get to know your goals so we we waste ZERO lesson time! *Teaching Goals - Electric Guitar I do NOT teach you HOW to play your favorite songs. Rather, I teach you how to COMPOSE your own music and how to apply techniques to MODERN day situations. We learn how to fit in the mix, improvise in all keys, and working in many different genres of music. -Classical Guitar Technique MUST be a priority before moving to serious pieces. History and interpretation are a huge part of my approach. *GEAR FOR LESSONS Logitech 1080 Webcam - To watch me in full detail 27in 4K Monitor - To watch YOU in full detail Adam Audio Studio Monitor Speakers - To hear you play MXL Condenser Microphone - To hear me crystal clear *Guitars Gibson Les Paul with custom made pickups and customizations Gibson Les Paul Studio w/Floyd Rose Taylor Acoustic Cordoba C12 Classical/Nylon Hadean Nylon/Electric *Amplification Marshall JVM Marshall Origin Marshall MG Fender Super Champ X2
About Jorge S.

Jorge is a versatile musician who has worked alongside some of the industry's top performers. His collaborative work and solo work has reached many audiences throughout the world. Aside from recording in many studios, writing, and performing, he is also an accomplished educator with 5 years experience in public school and 2 years experience in private school. Jorge has also authored his latest book titled "Modern Guitar Workbook" available on Amazon. Upon completing a degree in music school, he was offered a job as a full-time music teacher and would pursue freelance music on the side. Some collaborations include writing music with Khalid (Artist), John Karpowich (5 Time Grammy-Winning Producer), Mark Saenz (Former LiK and American Stone), Ryan Morales (Local Composer/Producer), Enrique Ponce (Film and Video Game Composer), and many others. Jorge has studied with: John Siqueiros Armin Harrison Jason Vieaux Adam Holzman Prashant Aswani - CURRENT Jorge currently resides on the Mexico/US border teaching High School Guitar class, being a freelance musician, and authoring more books.

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Jorge is fantastic! He has a really pro setup with a great webcam so it's really easy to follow along while he teaches. He has an endless amount of resources and you always leave with plenty of material to practice with during the week. Amazing guitar player, great teacher. Stop reading this and book a lesson with Jorge!

Posted Sep 29, 2020
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Friendly teacher, listens to your goals and helps you quickly pick up fundamentals and almost immediately start building towards those goals. Has lots of resources and is extremely personable.

Posted Sep 5, 2020
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Jorge is awesome! Not much else to say. He really knows his stuff and teaches extremely well!

Posted Aug 30, 2020
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Aug 2021 - Present
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Guitar Instructor
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Udemy
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Feb 2020 - Present
Self
Author
Dec 2019 - Present
Self
Modern Guitar Workbook 20 Guitar Licks Vol. 1
Session Guitarist
Jun 2016 - Present
Self
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Aug 2015 - Present
YISD
Certified Public High School Guitar Teacher
Private Lessons
Mar 2007 - Present
Self
Private Studio Lessons
Music Education
Aug 2008 - Jul 2009
University of North Texas
Commercial Music
Aug 2008 - Jul 2013
University of Texas El Paso
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Wisconsin Teaching License
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State of Wisconsin
Texas Teacher Certification
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Broadcast Music Inc.
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National Association for Music Education
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Guitar Foundation of America
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Texas Music Educators Association
Feb 2015
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Instructor details
Acoustic Guitar
Teaches Online
Teaches Online
Work hours
M
T
W
T
F
S
S
Times are shown in your local timezone (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Pricing
30 minutes
$30
45 minutes
$40
60 minutes
$50
New Student Special
First 3 lessons
$30