Lessons 

Jake's first job, as a sophomore in high school, was teaching piano and guitar to the neighborhood kids. Today Jake has worked on the faculties of various educational organizations including West Coast Music Academy, Academy of Technology Art and Music, and Gand Camp Music Tech and maintains a private studio of guitar students. Currently Jake works at the Rhodes School of Music where he instructs private guitar lessons, and at the Young Musicians Foundation teaching guitar classes in schools. For information on scheduling private lessons visit the contact page of this website.

Jake is talented and professional, with a strong knowledge of and passion for his field. He is also very accommodating and a genuinely nice person. Over all, he is a wonderful teacher.
— Yoojin O.
Jake is a great teacher. His talent, experience, and knowledge of music is portrayed throughout all his music and lessons. He is friendly, outgoing, and accommodating and a very nice person
— Laurie K.
Jake directing community music piece during No Lugar Arte Contemporaneo Artist-In-Residence program in Quito, Ecuador.

Jake directing community music piece during No Lugar Arte Contemporaneo Artist-In-Residence program in Quito, Ecuador.