Joel Fass
3400 Tryon Avenue, #D12, Bronx NY, 10467
Instruments: Composition, Electric Bass, Guitar, Other, Other, Theory
Styles: Jazz, Folk - Country - Bluegrass, Blues
Levels: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Experience: 35 years
Rate: $60 / hr
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Personal Statement
I have been teaching guitar (my main instrument), electric bass, keyboards, composition/songwriting/arranging, reading successfully for over 30 years. My students are all ages, play all styles, and are at all levels of ability.

I am expert at relaxing my students while giving them a solid music education. Lessons are serious fun.

I know thousands of tunes, and specialize in teaching repertoire.

I have been active for many years as a performing guitarist/composer leading groups and accompanying top vocalists and instrumentalists in the jazz and pop fields. I can provide career counseling to those who want it. Googling my name will turn up many sites where my playing and composing may be heard.

Skype lessons are possible.

I will teach anyone who wants to learn, and will turn no serious student away.

I can be reached at (646)355-7026 or
Education / Training
Music BA: City College of New York. Masters Degree: Queens College.

Private Study: Guitar: Jimmy Raney, Chuck Wayne, Barry Galbraith, Jim Mitchell (guitarist on Sesame Street).

Theory, reading, improvisation, repertoire, composition: John Foca.

Composition, arranging: Manny Albam. Bill Finegan, John Carisi, Ed Summerlin.

Songwriting: Ann Ruckert, Songwriters' Guild Workshop

Jazz Ensemble Performance: Ron Carter


I am considering taking lessons. Please contact me with further information. Thank you.
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