🎸GUITAR LESSONS Rock Jazz Classical BASS Ukulele THEORY Songwriting (Federal Way)

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Take guitar, bass, ukulele, or mandolin lessons locally with award-winning guitarist Leon Christian! An alumni of the University of Puget Sound, Leon studied with legendary classical guitarist Christopher Parkening, has headlined West Coast tours with his original rock bands, and has recorded and performed with Rock-and-Roll-Hall-of-Fame artists such as Jerry Cantrell of "Alice in Chains", Sam Andrew of "Big Brother and the Holding Company" (Janis Joplin), Roger Fisher and Mike Derosier of "Heart", members of "Chicago", blues legend Jerry Miller, and more!

Leon seeks to add musical enrichment into the lives of every student whether they are a casual beginner or an experienced performer. With many years of professional experience performing, recording, and teaching, it is his mission to give quality music lessons focused on achieving personal excellence and he strives to help every student reach their individual musical goals! Leon's diverse musical background allows him to help students tackle any musical challenge and work together to master it in a structured, easy to understand, and fun way!

Leon offers quality private music lessons in-person and virtually online including:

* Electric Guitar Lessons
* Acoustic / Fingerstyle Guitar Lessons
* Classical Guitar Lessons
* Electric Bass Lessons
* Ukulele Lessons
* Mandolin Lessons
* Music Theory Lessons
* Improvisation Coaching
* Guitar Note Reading Lessons
* Composition / Songwriting Lessons
* Producing / Coaching Youth Rock Bands
* Music Production / Recording Training and more!

Details about lessons:

* All ages any ability levels are welcome!
* All musical styles including rock, traditional classical, jazz, blues, fingerstyle, and more. Leon utilizes specialized results-driven programs for each style, focused on exactly what students need to master for success in each genre
* Clear long-term lesson plans complete with goals, achievements, and performance opportunities
* A song-based teaching system so students learn music they love while building a solid musical foundation
* We build a comprehensive musical foundation in a fun computer-based lesson environment that helps develop ear training, understanding of music history, theory, and performance practices
* Creativity is encouraged and developed with songwriting, improvisation, and practical application of music theory!
* Preparation for solo contests, adjudications and master classes, music AP tests, Royal Schools of Music testing, and college music program auditions

Leon believes that every student is valuable and he teaches much more than just music. All Leon's students get numerous transferrable skills from studying with his unique holistic approach to music teaching. Kids can show marked improvement in school performance and have increased chances of college acceptance and scholarships. Adult students can improve their quality of life by reducing stress by having a creative outlet that balances their work and personal lives. All students can advance their creative problem-solving abilities, achieve higher levels of confidence, and improve their communication skills by studying music!

For students who intend to pursue music professionally, Leon has a successful track record of helping students achieve acceptance and scholarships to prestigious music schools and conservatories around the country, including: Eastman School of Music, Berklee College of Music, Oberlin Conservatory of Music, USC, UW, Cornish College of the Arts, University of Puget Sound and others. Many of his students have since become professional classical guitarists, signed national touring rock musicians, and engineers/producers at notable recording studios.

Leon teaches students locally in Washington State and remotely online for students nationally across the United States and internationally in places such as England, Germany, Hong Kong, South Korea, and more! The studio is conveniently located in Federal Way, centralized between Seattle and Tacoma. It is located minutes away from the Redondo, Buena, Adelaide, Marine Hills, and West Campus areas. Leon's studio services happy clients all over the Puget Sound area including the cities of Auburn, Fife, Milton, Algona, Highline, Des Moines, Kent, Tacoma, Seattle, Gig Harbor, Bellevue, Mercer Island, University Place, Renton, Puyallup, and Issaquah.

Leon's lesson times are typically full so please contact him now to reserve the next available lesson time!

Check out Leon Christian Guitar online or reply to this listing to get more information and to be on the path to schedule your lessons today!

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