Harmonica Teachers and Lessons in Massachusetts

Written by admin on . Posted in Harmonica Teachers, Private

Select where in Massachusetts you’d like harmonica lessons:

Boston, MA
Tim Garland, Tim currently teaches harmonica at the prestigious Winchester Community Music School in Boston. Having been active in the school’s expansive movement into a diversity of musical styles, he became their first harmonica instructor.  His goal in teaching is to “create musicians” that happen to play harmonica.  Tim’s teaching philosophy is “…to teach a student tools and techniques, allowing them to embark on a musical journey with the instrument, and learn to play music with others.” He also teaches the art of performing. Address: 22 Mitchell Grant Way, Boston, MA 01730 PH: 781-698-8747 Email: tim@timgartland.com
Boston, MA
Chris Stovall Brown, Primary style of music taught: Blues influenced music Other styles taught: Country & Rock Bio: Has been playing harp for 35 years and teaching for almost 20 years. PH: 617-524-6193 Email: boogie@gis.net
Boston, MA
Rob Stone, Stone’s Chicago experiences have been an apprenticeship in every facet of blues music, style, attitude, and showmanship. He is quickly gaining a national reputation as a new generation harp player, and one of Chicago Blues’ top live acts. Rob Stone’s playing, vocals, and stage presence has earned him a place among the best of the blues players on stage today. Email: thecnotes@aol.com
DVD and Online Harmonica Lessons
Happy Harpin Harmonica Course Are you a beginner or intermediate who is looking for an especially easy approach to getting good fast? Do you think it would be fun to play blues or some of your favorite songs with minimal practice? Then CLICK HERE for JP’s Beginners Harmonica Lessons, the world’s only 100% play-along harmonica video lessons.
Bedford, MA
Tim Gartland, Tim Gartland is a harmonica player, blues singer and blues songwriter. He has recorded a critically acclaimed cd entitled “Looking Into The Sun”.  He performs with some of the top blues artists, muscians and blues bands in Boston and New England. Tim is planning on a new CD to be released in 2014. Tim is also an outstanding harmonica teacher with a track record of successful students that are now performing on stage. Lessons are available in the New England area or worldwide via Skype. PH: 781-698-8747 Email: tim@timgartland.com
Cambridge, MA
Annie Raines, W.C. Handy Award winner.  Tours and performs with Country Blues master Paul Rishell.  Has played professionally for 13 years, taught for 12 years. In addition to giving private lessons, Annie has taught harmonica classes at the National Guitar Workshop (for 4 years), Port Townsend Country Blues Workshop, Dave Barrett’s Harmonica Masterclass, and the Augusta Heritage Bluesweek, and conducted numerous seminars in the U.S. and Europe.  Recording credits include albums with Paul Rishell, Susan Tedeschi, Pinetop Perkins and Hubert Sumlin, John Sebastian and the J-Band, and Rory Block. PH: 617-547-3761 Email: 2blue@compuserve.com
Lunenburg, MA
Paul Luria, I believe in teaching the student what they want to learn as a vehicle for achieving skill and mastery of the basics. Motivation is key. And also a balance of long range goals and immediate gratification. Address: 63 Pratt Street, Lunenburg, MA Email: harpmanpaul@comcast.net
Medford, MA
Rob Fletcher, Rob Fletcher is the author of Blues Harmonica for Beginners, available through Alfred Publications.  He has performed with Trey Anastasio of Phish, and Ronnie Earl, among others, and is a teacher at the National Guitar Workshop, as well as teaching privately.  He holds a Bachelor of Music in Jazz. Performance degree from the State University of New York at New Paltz. PH: 781-391-3828 Email: Fletchharp@AOL.com 
Waltham, MA
Jerry Portnoy, Grammy nominee – member of: Muddy Waters Blues Band, Eric Clapton Band. performed: White House, Carnegie Hall, Royal Albert Hall, major jazz festivals. T.V.: Saturday Night Live, MTV, VHI, Sesame Street. See website for more. PH: (781) 894-2480 Email: jerpor@mediaone.net
Worcester, MA
Yikes! Sorry, we couldn’t find you any harmonica teachers in Worcester. Why not grab our harmonica course and take lessons from the comfort of your own sofa: Click here

Important: Harmonica.com has NOT vetted any of the teachers listed. Please use due care and appropriate checks when choosing your teacher.