1. Your web site was very good.
  2. You were close to where I live.
  3. Your rates were more reasonable.
  4. You sounded very knowledgeable.
  5. You were more helpful that other studios.
  6. You taught the style of music I wanted to learn.
  7. You were more enthusiastic about you program.
  8. The available lesson time was perfect for my schedule.
  9. You had lessons on Sundays, the only day I do not work.
  10. I did not get a return call from the message that I left at another studio.
  11. I liked only having to commit to one month at a time and not a full semester.
  12. I wanted a more mature teacher with lots of experience and not some young kid.
  13. You were the only one that answered the telephone instead of getting an answering machine.
  14. You had lesson hours later at night than other studios that I needed due to having to working late at times.
  15. Your web site indicated that you teach music in a very broad, varied, and through way that I thought would be very good for my child.
  16. Your payment schedule at the end of the month for the following month is a convenience and an easy way to remember when the payment is due.
  17. After reading through your web site I got the impression you love teaching & would be a very nice caring person that I wanted for my child.
  18. Parents can sit in on lessons with children taking lessons* or in waiting room during the lesson. The waiting room has daily paper, magazines, and TV
  19. Your web site was very thorough and informative that I knew you would be the kind of teacher I wanted to work with.
  20. I did not have to go to more than one teacher for the two instruments me or my children wanted to learn. It is convienient to do both lessons on same day right after each other.

* Parents are encouraged to sit in on lessons for children ages 4 through 9. Parents should sit in with any age child for first lesson due to the many things that would need to be discussed.


  1. Your web site was so much better than theirs.
  2. Their teacher had died.
  3. I was not learning much.
  4. I did not like the teacher.
  5. Teacher cancelled too much.
  6. Teacher moved away.
  7. The studio went out of business.
  8. Lessons not available in summer.
  9. Teacher went on road to play with band.
  10. Not enough attention given to student during lesson.
  11. Teacher too strict and made unreasonable demands for progress.
  12. Several changed of teachers during the time we were at other studio.
  13. Studio cancelled lessons on a particular instrument due to not enough students on schedule.
  14. Teacher at other studio was incompetent.
  15. Could not get an appointment for lessons that worked with my schedule.
  16. I missed one lesson in eighteen months and the studio would not make up the lesson.


I teach the Guitar | Bass | Piano | Violin | Trumpet | Flute | Clarinet | Saxophone | Viola | Cello |
| 4 -string Banjo | 5-string Banjo | Mandolin | Harmonica | Ukulele | Drums | Trombone | Flugelhorn | |Cornet | Organ | Accordion | Dulcimer | and others...

The musical styles taught are:
Rock | Blues | Funk | R&B | Rockabilly | Jazz | Classical | Folk | Country | Bluegrass | Reggae | Gospel | Metal | Latin | Brazilian Style | and more... I also train in Theory | Harmony | Improvising | Arranging | Music Transcription | and more...

Lessons Taught 7 Days By Appointment
Home Lessons Available


Hours - BY APPOINTMENT ONLY: Monday through Thursday are 9:00 AM to 10:00 PM. | Friday hours are 9:00 AM to 6:30 PM | Saturday hours are 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. | Sunday hours are 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Absolutely no visits without appointment.


Gift Certificates Available


Do you see the dedication that I put into this website material? This is what you will get from my lessons. I work like no effort on my part is totally good enough for my students.


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Bergenfield, New Jersey