Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Bass Guitar, and Acoustic (Upright) Bass:
Jeffry teaches private lessons in Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Bass Guitar, Acoustic (Upright) Bass, Electric Guitar Foundations, and Bass Guitar Foundations.
Jeffry has had a long and varied career in music that spans over four decades. He began his musical studies at four years old when he started playing the violin. He picked up playing guitar and bass during his teenage years. Jeffry’s formal training includes extensive study of classical and jazz music culminating in a master’s degree in music performance from Northwestern University.
As a performer, Jeffry has experience across a wide spectrum of ensembles – from performing solo, to rock and jazz bands, to full symphonic orchestras. He served in the US Army band program for over twenty years and commander/conductor of several musical units. During this time, he supervised the training of dozens of musicians and led performances for audiences all over the world. Jeffry also served as the sole bass guitar instructor for the Army, Navy, and Marine Corps and developed a bass teaching curriculum that was approved for use at the U.S. Armed Forces School of Music.
Most importantly, Jeffry is not only a skilled and highly qualified musician and educator, but he comes to us highly recommended by his peers and he is committed to our mission and values.