guitar teachers


Matt Brenna

Matt has a degree in music from Alaska Pacific University and performs regularly around the state with his band, Big Fat Buddha.

Jacob Foster

Jacob has a degree in music from the University of Maryland and is the worship music leader at his church.

Rose Fitch

Rose has a degree in music education from Frostburg State University. She’s been teaching guitar, piano and violin in Anchorage since 1994.

Joe Hansen

Joe is a former student here who now has a degree in music from UAA. He teaches guitar in all styles and also beginning piano.

Carrie Gruhn

Carrie’s first guitar was a $25 special bought by her dad from Safeway. She’s been teaching for 15 years and hopes soon to finish a long-planned CD of original songs she’s written.

Forest Wilson

Forest is a music major at UAA and guitarist with the Hannah Yoter Band. He’s been teaching guitar for 6 years, as well as bass, mandolin, dobro and ukulele.

Jeff Flannery

Jeff has been a performer and teacher for 20 years, playing with everything from symphony orchestras to nationally touring rock and country bands.

Jonathan Robinson

Jonathan is a graduate of the Armed Forces School of Music. He toured for 8 years with the U.S. Army Band and has been active as a worship music leader. He teaches guitar, bass and piano.

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