In a bit of a jam

Jamming to My Chemical Romance “Welcome to the Black Parade” with Mitch on his black telecaster. He learned the piano riff last week. He is also flying through Alfred’s guitar method books and learning bass guitar.

Summer here we come.

Today is the last 2010/11 school day for my Oshkosh students. The school season was wonderful but we are all very happy to see it behind us. I have 5 seniors going away this fall. They will be missed. Four of the five have been students for over FIVE YEARS. The fifth...

Stratocaster Crazy @ Oshkosh Guitar

Here at Oshkosh Guitar in Oshkosh Wisconsin we are crazy about Fender Stratocasters. I have not had a guitar student yet that regrets buying a Strat. They are so versatile and easy to use. Very good value too. (Way) Less then $1000.00 for a professional performance...

New guitar !

J. S. Got got a sweet new strat! Thanks to the kind folks at Heid music in Oshkosh Wisconsin for helping another guitar student of mine take an awesome guitar home. J. Said it will not be easy doing homework with this thing setting next to him tonight.


I have a 14-year-old student who comes into guitar lessons before school starts. It is the best time in his busy schedule for his music instruction. He shows up between 6:30 and 6:40am ready to play and learn. We are currently working on the final Alfred’s Basic...