Guitar/Bass Bilingual lessons in English/Chinese Mandarin

@Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Maple Ridge


Over 20 years experience in guitar/bass performing and teaching. My equipments:

Fender american deluxe stratocaster [The most famous electric guitar in the history of contemporary music]

Godin multi-Ac Nylon with 13 pin Synthesizer [Nylon string guitar with guitar synth access for stage performance]

Godin Xtsa steel guitar with 13 pin Synthesizer [Steel string guitar with guitar synth access for stage performance]

Ovation Standard Elite 6778LX [The most famous non-wood guitar with a round back]

Roland GR-20 Guitar Synth [a well known guitar synth]

Warwick Germany made Corvette Double Buck $$ bass [well known for its versitality]

Boss DR-3 drum machine [portable personal backing track band]

TC-electronic VoiceLive 2 vocal harmony effects [Stage vocal effects]

Tc-electronic BG250-15 bass amp [famous amp with multiple prizes]

Roland Micro Cube guitar amp [superlight weight portable amp for street performance]


The music theories, knowledges and teaching systems are based on the world famous Music Institute and Berklee College of Music systems. Lessons include:

 

1. Guitar Fundamentals

This program is designed for children over the age of 6 and adults with ZERO experience in playing guitar. Targets of this program include helping the learners: to get fundamental knowledges to begin self-teaching; to be able to play simple classical pieces and folk songs.

 

2. Acoustic Guitar Progressive

This program is designed for children over the age of 6 and adults with SOME experience in playing any kind of musical instruments and with basic skill to read tablature or scores. Targets of this program include helping the learners: to get the princples of playing acoustic guitar, to be able to play in different styles, and to get ready for stage performance.

 

3. Electric Guitar Progressive

This program is designed for children over the age of 12 and adults with some acoustic or classic guitar techniques. Targets of this program include helping the learners: to master the basic techniques (choke, hammer on, pull off, slide, wharmy bar and etc.); to understand the parameters of guitar effects and amps; to get ready for stage performance.

 

4. Being a Working Musician in a Band

This program is designed for people with at least 3 months experience of playing guitar and a solid will to become a working musician. Targets of this program include helping the learners: to know better the underlying principls of chords and harmony behind the fingerboard; to get well prepared to READ & PLAY; to be a good player of a band even without a tab or score.

 

5. Electric Bass Progressive

This program is designed for children over the age of 12 and adults with some acoustic or classic guitar techniques. Targets of this program include helping the learners: to grasp the basic techniques for playing bass, including slap and pop; to know better the parameters of bass effects and amps; to be able to READ & PLAY; to get ready for stage performance.

 

Other programs provide information on how: to use guitar synthesizers, to used vocal harmony effects, to setup a home studio for recording and composing; to use a Digital Audio Workshop software.