A child is not a vase to be filled but a fire to be lit. -Rabelais

So, who is this person offering online guitar lessons?
Here are my professional qualifications:
40+ years experience as a performing musician
20+ years teaching experience
Ensembles and instruments played: Marching band (baritone horn), jazz band (bass), orchestra (flute, oboe), chamber winds (oboe), solo guitar, guitar duo, guitar quartet, bluegrass band (vocals, guitar, bass), punk rock band (vocals, bass), choir (soprano)
BA in Music from Metro State College of Denver
Suzuki Training: Early Childhood Music, Guitar Book 1, Guitar Book 2, Guitar Book 3, Guitar Book 4, Guitar Book 5, Guitar Book 6
Member of Suzuki Association of the Americas
Member of the Guitar Foundation of America
Member of the Colorado Suzuki Association

When I am not playing music, you can find me tromping around in the mountains of Southwest Colorado. You might also catch me reading good novels, gardening, working out, cooking, musing about life, or writing bad novels.