Guitar Pro Education Program

Awesome news! The Music Shed is now a member of the Guitar Pro Education Program! All of the teachers here now have free access to Guitar Pro for use at home and in studio. That will allow use to streamline all our resources into one format. Although we’ll still need programs like Sibelius for rhythm charts and such, we’ll be …

Guitar Lesson Update

With regard to guitar lessons, here’s what’s happening around here: You may have noticed the furniture shifting around a bit each week.  That’s because I’m patching some trim, sealing the edges, and painting again. I’ve been posting little samples on vine and instagram from daily lesson plans, followed by the occasional post with TABs for the piece I’m playing in …

New Business Name!

The Music Shed It’s official, I’m now in the process of changing over my business name to “Music Shed”.  Why Music Shed?  Well for one, I do a lots of music stuff, from teaching to performing live and recording.  But the “shed” part has a deeper meaning.  Mainly, the slang term for intense practicing is “Woodshed”.  I really like this concept …

What’s in a Name?

What’s in a name? Apparently a lot!  Let me tell you it can be really frustrating to re-brand yourself. Moving from my previous business name of JWR Guitar to something else is bittersweet.  JWR Guitar represents a lot of hard work and progress over the years, but I guess it’s had it’s day.  I had some SEO issues with my …