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Melody Music Studios was founded in 1989 (that's right...1989!), and hire professional music instructors that are trained, versatile in what they offer, and love to teach! References and full background checks are conducted.
We offer all instruments, levels, and styles, and traditional or by ear lessons, tailoring the lessons to the student's interests and goals, taught in a positive and fun way.
We offer a one business day grace period to cancel after the trial lesson. If you're not happy with the lesson, it's FREE!
*After the trial lesson, future lessons can be cancelled anytime with a 30 day notice

James is available booking as a soloist or duet with guitar and vocals. Call for rates and availability.

James attended SUNY Dutchess Community College in Poughkeepsie, NY in 2012 for 2 years for a Performing Arts degree and received a BS and a Music Certificate. He then transferred to SUNY New Paltz in New Paltz, NY and graduated with a Bachelor in Music Performance in 2014. From 2016-early 2018, James performed on cruise ship lines. James continues to perform locally. He began teaching in 2010, and offers all styles, specializing in rock, jazz, blues, soul, neo-soul, funk, metal, classical, fingerstyle, Brasilian, and Latin styles.

Personality rating: outgoing

Monthly Rates Below for Weekly Lessons, Regardless of 4 or 5 Weeks in a Month

Instructor's Studio
30 min/week $120/month
45 min/week $172.50/month
60 min/week $225/month
Student's home
30 min/week $140/month
45 min/week $202.5/month
60 min/week $255/month
James has been teaching with Melody Music Studios since: 5/30/2018
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Age: 20's.    Lessons offered in either student's home or instructor's studio.     Highland, north of Poughkeepsie, near Vineyard Ave and Brescia Blvd
Travels up to 50 miles

Studio description: Designated separate finished basement
Skype lessons offered
Equipment: multiple electric and acoustic guitars, ukulele, amps, computer, music books, and music stand
This instructor teaches the following instrument(s) and categories:
Theory & improv
Music Transcription
Bass (electric)

Schedule below

*Other times may be available. Please let us know if you need a time that is not listed, and we'll be happy to check with the instructor.

Mon 9AM-2PM 7PM-10PM
Tue 9AM-4PM 7:30PM-10PM
Wed 9AM-10PM
Thur 9AM-3:30PM 7:30PM-10PM
Fri 9AM-1:30PM 7PM-10PM
Sat 9AM-11:30PM 6PM-10PM
Sun 9AM-4PM 7PM-10PM