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“I took my first private music lessons with Joel Perry in Buffalo NY when I was 6. Joel used my guitar more as a vehicle for ear training, music reading, writing and comprehension, rather than the all-too-common guitarist thing of merely showing me how to play (parrot) things.
I am very grateful to Joel for those lessons, as they really set the tone for what would be a big part of my performing and teaching: that hearing and understanding the music is crucial to playing the music truly well and not just physically well.”
Internationally acclaimed Concert artist and Head of the Guitar Department of the Curtis Institute of Music and The Cleveland Conservatory of Music