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  • All Other Singing
  • Arranging
  • 5 String Banjo
  • Plectrum Banjo
  • Tenor Banjo
  • Rock Bass
  • Children's Music
  • Dobro
  • Ear Training
  • Bluegrass Fiddle
  • Cajun Fiddle
  • Electric / Rock Guitar
  • Acoustic Guitar
  • Slide Guitar
  • Classical Guitar
  • Hammered Dulcimer
  • Harmonica
  • Lever Harp
  • Improvisation
  • Instrumental Coaching
  • Lap Steel Guitar
  • Irish Mandolin
  • Bluegrass Mandolin
  • Mandolin
  • Mountain Dulcimer
  • Music Appreciation
  • Music History
  • Basic Music Theory
  • Intermediate Music Theory
  • Beginning Piano
  • Early Childhood Piano
  • Sight Singing
  • Songwriting
  • Ukulele
  • Viola
  • Beginning Violin
  • Vocal Coaching
  • Rock Voice
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    Robert J. StofleOffering private lessons in
    Tacoma, Washington
    About MeContact MeBlog
    Joey offers one on one private music lessons for Guitar, Bass Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin, Ukulele, Dobro, Lap steel, Vocal coaching, song writing, music theory
    and beginning piano to name a few. Joey has a very compassionate giving heart and is very patient with his students. He understands that every student is a unique individual and customizes the lessons to fit the needs of the student. The lessons can be very structured and classroom like, or if someone just wants to learn their favorite song with a few simple chords to Rock the house, Joey will accommodate their desires. Joey teaches all skill levels from beginning to advanced by motivate his students intrinsically and extrinsically. Joey is not only an exception musician but a very patient and gifted educator, Graduated from Liberty University with a Masters in Education and disciplinary study.

    My Teaching Background
    Joey has been teaching private group lessons since 1997.
    Masters Degree in Education. Liberty University
    Joey has also recieved a Berklee School of Music online Certificate.
    Masters of Guitar Performance. Joey's work experience includes six published books
    participated in numerous studio recordings projects for radio,and two independent movies.

    My Teaching Philosophy
    Joey strives to make the lesson FUN! and yes did I mention having fun making MUSIC that's his philosophy in a nutshell. With all his years of experience he will take any piece of music and arrange to fit the students ability so they can actually play songs they enjoy which is a great motivation factor.
    Joey teaches self paced, one on one lessons. This means if you need a little more time to work on a song or exercise he understands, and if you need pushed a little harder he will coach you along the way marching you forward until you reach your goal.
    All students are instructed in the style of music in which they are interested
    by developing a lesson plan that includes skills and techniques needed
    to play the music they enjoy.

    Rates And Availability
    Joey teachs six days a week Mondays through Saturdays at a local music lesson store in Tacoma Washington Chops Shop Music.
    Joey is more than willing to make home visits for an extra $25.00 dollars per month, for no more than a ten mile round trip.
    Lessons are $100.00 per month for 4 half hour lessons. Prepaid one month in advance.
    With a month to month commitment no long term contract. If you have more question or would like to schedule a lesson call 253-227-5782 thanks
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