Instructors

Name
City
Phone
Style
Email
Website
Andrade, Ken
San Jose
classical
Babak, Falsafi
San Jose, Fremont
classical
Braun, Michael
San Jose
classical
Brown, Ken
Redwood City
Classical, jazz, Latin, contemporary
Ferguson, Jim
Santa Cruz
classical / jazz
Friedman, Josh
Mountain View / Los Altos
classical / rock / pop
Goldberg, Michael
Berkeley
classical / jazz
Liberzon, Yuri
Los Altos
classical
Lin, Steve
Cupertino
classical
Mann, Christopher
Mountain View / Palo Alto
classical
Perry, Scott
Cupertino
all styles
Razavi, Mason
Cupertino
classical / jazz
Robinson, James
Los Gatos / Santa Cruz
classical / world / mixed
Roest, Daniel
Folsom
classical / mixed
Sloan, Grady
Cupertino
classical Suzuki
Teytelman, Eugenia
San Jose
classical
Wells, Samantha
San Francisco / New York
classical / crossover
Witzel, Jim
Los Gatos
jazz / blues / rock
Yarritu, Daniel
San Jose
classical / jazz / blues / rock / finger-style
Zollinger, Marc
classical
Zussman, Benett
Los Gatos / Cupertino / Palo Alto
classical / flamenco

Schools

Name
City
Style
Instructors
Website
Silicon Valley Classical Guitar School
Sunnyvale
classical Suzuki / adults and children
Scott Gossage / Rob Watson
Almaden School of Music, Art and Dance
San Jose
classical / spanish / jazz / popular
Denis Ryman / Petr Kulvets / Vakhatang Gatsheshiadze
Community School of Music and Arts
Mountain View
all styles / Suzuki
James Witzel / Scott Topel / Adam Roszkiewicz / Dan Nieckarz / Rob Malkin
Flashback Guitars
Oakland
folk / blues
Mark Hanley / Tom Carnes
Guitar Heaven
Pleasant Hill
all styles
Frank Benna
California Conservatory of Guitar
Santa Clara
classical Suzuki
Robert Miller / Christopher Mallett
Gorin School of Music
Mountain View
classical
Arthur Michelson
Marc Silber Guitars
Berkeley
folk / rock / blues
Marc Silber
Mountain View Music Center
Mountain View
all styles
Bob Dale / Frank Conrad
Music Village
San Jose
all styles
Danny Yarritu / Chris Jordan / Bill Ireton / James Lewis / Jeff Mayer / Chris jordan / Jim Libbs / Howard Ditz
Northern Californa School of Music
Cupertino
Eric Johnson
Showcase Music Institute
San Jose
all styles / bass
The Guitarist
Santa Clara
all styles
Rich Hawthorne / Ron Jamison / Warren Latin / Tim Schwalbach / Bob England / Bill Cefalu / Roger Yang
San Francisco Conservatory of Music
San Francisco
classical - preparatory division
Scott Cmiel / Paul Binkley / Theresa Calpotura / Ross Thompson
Joplin & Sweeny Music
Los Gatos
all styles / bass
Neil Hogan / Ben Zussman / Stef Beddeson / Tim Breen / Sonia Shell / Brad Lee
Union Grove Music
Santa Cruz
popular
Ken Arconti / Bill Walker
Halo Custom Guitars
Cupertino
classical / jazz / mixed
Mason Razavi
San Jose State University
San Jose
applied guitar instruction / ensemble
Steve Lin
Ryan Acosta Music
Campbell
classical / jazz / mixed
Ryan Acosta
Santa Cruz Guitar Orchestra
Santa Cruz
classical ensemble
Mesut Ozgen
SJG School of Music
Campbell
classical / jazz / rock
Chris Shahin
JSP Guitar Sounds
Cupertino
all styles
Scott Perry