Music Lessons from the North

Mandolin, Guitar and Bouzouki

Note: site resources are moving to

I will still post DABBLINGS when anything interesting happens
or I find some old stuff that might amuse.

Lessons will resume ... er ... when it's all over .... next summer ..... maybe?

Sorry, I don't do ZOOM lessons.



Jigs and Reels - Rags and Rants - Jazz and Blues - Scottish and Irish - Country and World - Pickin' and Strummin .....and more!


Learn to accompany the music of these islands using GDAE and GDAD tunings. Playing our music on the bouzouki isn't like playing the guitar: it's a unique style!


Country styles including ragtime picking, slide guitar blues, basic to advanced strumming techniques and flat-picking American style. Songwriting in a variety of styles (experienced writer).