Are you looking for guitar lessons in Arlington, VA?

I consider myself more than a guitar teacher... I'm a music motivator who specializes in teaching students how to love performing music. Read more...

Guitar setups and repairs are performed by a Galloup School of Lutherie trained repair technician. You'll receive patient and thorough evaluations of your instrument with no hard-sells. All repairs are Satisfaction Guaranteed. Read more...
Music is a gift that's meant to be shared. I've lived and worked in the Washington, DC metro area for 20 years. That's why I support local music-based organizations Guitars Not Guns and Girls Rock! DC. Read more...


June 30, 2014 – Magnolia Guitar closes Arlington, Virginia studio. The Musicians Workshop goes on indefinite hiatus. Read more here:

January 1, 2013 – HAPPY NEW YEAR! Now offering Private Elementary Tutoring! Studio Policies have been updated.

December 20, 2012 – Singer/Songwriter Laura Tsaggaris visits the studio for an interview!

November 2012 – Black Friday / Cyber Monday Sale! Click here!

June 2012 – Check out the new Guitar Basics Workshop 101, an intro group class for people with little or no guitar experience! Small class size! Big guitar fun!

April 2012 – Regular lesson rates have increased starting April 2012. Current students will keep the rate at which they first signed up. Please let me know if you want to continue to pay online.

Dec 31 – Share your New Year’s Resolution to make a difference in 2012 and you could WIN Blake Mycoskie’s book, “Start Something That Matters.” Read more details here.

Nov 25-28 – Black Friday / Cyber Monday 20% Off Guitar Lessons Sale!

October – Starting in October 2011, for every six lessons a student takes with me, I will donate a new guitar to an underprivileged child so that he or she may take lessons too! I’m calling it “Six for Six.” Read more here!


March 17 – Magnolia Guitar can now accept all major credit cards (Visa, Master Card, Discover, American Express). You get your receipt automatically emailed to you! And remember Gift Certificates are always available!



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