Personalized lessons available for both the individuals and groups:

  • Guitar Lessons
    • Jazz
    • Classical
    • Rock/Pop
    • Folk
  • Bass Guitar Lessons
  • Ukulele Lessons
  • Theory lessons
  • Composition Coaching
  • Juggling Lessons

All lessons are available online, remotely through Skype, FaceTime, and Zoom.


  • Rhythm and counting
  • Reading music
  • Improvisation
  • Composition and Song Form
  • Singing and Playing simultaneously
  • Ear Training
  • Cross Lateral Training
  • Fretboard Theory and Craft Skills

About the Teacher:

  • BM in Guitar with Jazz and Composition Concentration from the University of Toledo
  • Active Performing Artist around the Greater Toledo Area
  • Several Years of Recording and Mixing Experience
  • Guitar Instructor at Maumee Valley Country Day School for Private Lessons and after school clubs since 2014
  • Sam’s teaching style is based on a philosophy of encountering and taming new skills, enabling the student to deepen their own musical understanding and process through creative composition and improvisation, and then applying their abilities through performance

Maumee Valley Students and Parents, please contact me for in-school rates and more information.

Sam’s Studio Rate Schedule:
Private one-on-one (Half Hour) $30
Private one-on-one (Hour)$50
Group Lessons (One Hour) Please Contact for Price Details