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Sage Oak Charter School

11053496_1427791067541011_8441133165919084639_o11053496_1427791067541011_8441133165919084639_oHappy to join Sage Oak Charter School (www.sageoak.education) as a vendor this week. I will be starting in the fall for any new students that are interested!

See the list of charter schools that Zach’s approved with: Go to list

Interested paying with funds from your school?

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Student Recording: More Young Blues

Young 5th grader reads and plays a blues song out of Hal Leonard Guitar Method  Book. Rough cut and some missing notes, but he’s essentiailly nailing the other item we practice…making it work on the fly and not stopping mid-song to fix it (a true real life situation). Owin plays lead and I’m on rhythm.

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Student Recording: Slow Blues

High School Student reading and playing lead blues from Hal Leonard Method Book we do in lessons. Each student learns how to read music on the staff(like this song), TAB, and chord charts. I am playing accompaniment chords.

Really enjoyed this one:

For more from my students,

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Square- Making Lesson Payments Easier

From online resources to ease in payment for lessons, I want to make your guitar lesson experience to be easy, beneficial, and transparent . On that note: I want to introduce to you SQUARE. This handy little device basically allows people to take credit/debit card payments just by using their smartphone.

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Blackbird…strikes again.

So, we have another very talented student who recently recorded an excerpt of the Beatles’ Blackbird song as well. When I asked some of the students which song they wanted to record (pulling from songs we have covered)…this was one of the recent favorites across the board. Along with having the students record themselves,

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Blackbird, Beatles

This is the first installment of Where Are They Now? Probably the more accurate coined phrase would be, “what have my students been learning and where can I show them off?” … but that didn’t sound nearly as cool.

I have been wanting to showcase some of the songs that my students have been working on for while now.

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