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Bob has been teaching private guitar lessons for over 25 years, both electric and acoustic. He holds a B.A in Professional Music from the Berklee College of Music. He has taught players of all experience levels, from beginners to advanced professionals, and has a passion for helping others improve their playing!. Lessons are tailored to fit each student's musical goals, aspirations and pace. Bob is an expert in many guitar styles, including rock, country, jazz, blues and metal.


Learning strategies are decided upon by both teacher and student, and will involve music of the student's choosing. It's all about you and your musical goals!

Areas of study include ( but are not limited to):


Chords- triads & 7th chords                             Reading standard notation/sight reading                            Guitar maintenance

Scales & modes                                                 Modern techniques - sweep picking, tapping, etc.             Professional preparation  

Music theory                                                       Fingerstyle / hybrid picking                                                    Berklee preparation

Improvisation                                                      Effects & their uses


At the present time, all lessons occur at our Franklin, MA studio.


Bob Adams is a proud member of MTNA ( Music Teacher's National Association)

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