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Matthew B.

Certified Luthier Specializing in Instrument Care and Play

Certified Luthier Specializing in Instrument Care and Play

$30/hour

  • Southeast Denver, CO 80231

About Matthew


Bio

My original career choice was teaching math to high school students, but in my journey I have found two passions I cannot live without: music and nature. I absolutely love building guitars - or even just working on them - because it combines these two passions of mine. As a certified luthier, my lessons will help you understand how to play and care for your instrument. Beginner courses on proper set up and how the guitar works are included included my teachings. I've no formal guitar teaching...

My original career choice was teaching math to high school students, but in my journey I have found two passions I cannot live without: music and nature. I absolutely love building guitars - or even just working on them - because it combines these two passions of mine. As a certified luthier, my lessons will help you understand how to play and care for your instrument. Beginner courses on proper set up and how the guitar works are included included my teachings. I've no formal guitar teaching experience, but as a musician of 11 years, I have learned from many professionals, played many shows, and worked on more instruments than I can remember. I have even worked for Paul Reed Smith guitars and a few repair shops in my career.

I take time mentoring people who truly show an interest in what I have to teach, from proper operation of tools to a complex math equation. Although I know some things about guitars, my knowledge is ever expanding due to my desire to learn and know what is right. I believe in practice makes perfect, or close to it, and to never give up in trying to attain it. There are many ways to play the same song, and I will teach you or your child how.

Feel free to ask any questions, and I will respond in a timely manner.


Policies

  • Hourly rate: $30
  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person
  • Travel policy: Within 20 miles of Denver, CO 80231
  • Lesson cancellation: 24 hours notice required
  • No background check

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

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Subjects

Music

Guitar

Guitar

My certification in Luthier construction and repair provide a strong, pivotal background in music for me. I learned a trade specifically for musical repair because of my passion for the instruments. As a guitarist of 11 years, I have learned from many people throughout my travels. I feel confident in the strength of my knowledge in this industry, and want to pass it on to others. Tutoring will be that conduit for me, and hopefully inspire like minds.

$30/hour

Matthew B.

$30/hour

  • No subscriptions or upfront payments

  • Only pay for the time you need

  • Find the right fit, or your first hour is free

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