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Guitar, Bass & Ukulele Lessons

Teachers are contracted and students pay the teachers directly by cash or check in advance
24 hour notice is required for cancellations. Make up lessons can be scheduled.


Group Lessons are Not recommended because people learn at different rates and have different goals. One on one lessons are most effective.
Buy any guitar or bass, sign up for 4 lessons with Mark B. & get the First Lesson Free!

1/2 size kids guitars from $69

Full size guitars from $79

Ukes from $29



For Booking Call (925) 979-1600




Mark Bejamine



"The beautiful thing about learning is that nobody can take it away from you."
BB King

"If music be the food of love, play on."

-William Shakespeare



Mark Benjamin
Guitar & Ukulele

Mark Benjamin is a proven instructor with over 25 years teaching,
recording, songwriting, and performing experience on acoustic and
electric guitars and bass. Teaching a wide range of styles
The focus of Mark's instruction typically involves teaching the student his or her favorite"riffs" and songs while simultaneously teaching the ear training skills which will eventually allow him or her to solve the mystery of self-instruction.
He is also open to the varying instructional needs/desires of each student or parent.

Mark's Rate is $35 for a half hour lesson or $60 for an hour, Wed, Thurs, Fri, Sat



Marc Lavine

Marc Levine
Electric & Upright Bass Guitar

Marc is considered by many as one of the top bass instructors in the Bay Area. Marc has worked with such artists as Johnny Rivers, Barry Manilow, Bette Midler, Dionne Warwick, Olivia Newton-John, Melissa Manchester, Michael Damien, David Hasselhoff, Burt Bacharach, and Kid Creole,
Dianne Schuur, Rosemary Clooney, & Gerry Mulligan.

Marc's Rate is $35 per half hour lesson on Mon & Tues


Bob Borba


· Learn Your Favorite Songs
· Learn to accompany yourself and others

- Learn technique

- Learn to solo

- Learn to write songs

- Learn to be more than a guitarist... learn to be a musician

Rate is $35 for a half hour lesson on Fridays, Satuday Mornings & Sundays


Ace Batacan

Ace Batacan


· Reading tab
· Reading Fake Book sheets
· Practicing discipline (good habits to be a better player)
· Learning to play chords of a new song
· Fingerstyle playing
(like James Taylor, Jim Croce, John Denver, Earl Klugh, etc.)
· Travis picking (like Chet Atkins)
· Arranging popular songs for solo fingerstyle playing
· Proficiency with chord changes
· Arranging for and accompanying a singer

Rate is $60 for a hour lesson on Sat & Sun





1208 Boulevard Way, Walnut Creek CA 94595 (925) 979-1600 sales@thejambrothers.com

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