Guitar and Bass




 

Anthony Malatesta

Guitar, Bass, Banjo, Mandolin, Eastern String Instruments specialist in World Music

  • Earned his undergraduate degree from the Berklee College of Music
  • Earned his Masters Degree from The University of London
  • Is a member of the Maryland Music Educators Association
  • Has been teaching at the Garrett Music Academy since 2005

 

 






 Scott Shirley

Guitar, Rock and Blues Expert

  • Was the Director of Product Scheduling for PRS Guitars for 20 years
  • Has an Associates of Arts degree in Music from Prince George’s Community College
  • Teaches guitar – all genres: excellent with rock and blues
  • Go here to do a short video lesson with Scott. http://www.facebook.com/video/video.php?v=2097320949060
     Alex Bizzaro
Guitar and Jazz Specialist
  • Bachelor of Music, Rowan University 
  • Specializes in Jazz Style performance
  • Participated and composed music with the Rowan Lab Band under the direction of Denis Diblasio. 
  • Principal Guitarist for the Rowan Jazz Band led by George Rabbai. 
  • Member of the Rowan University Guitar Quartet. 
  • Guitarist for the Rowan University Pep Band directed by Dr. John Pastin
               

     Barry Grubbs

     Guitar 
        
  • Attended College of Southern Maryland For Music Theory, Ear Training and American Music History.
  • Currently performs live weekly in the DMV area. Performances have included; Southern Maryland Blues Festival, Blues For The Cure Fundraiser, Wounded Warriors benefit, and local venues such as; Solomons Tiki Bar, Jake and Al's Chophouse, Ruddy Duck, Calvert Marina, Etc.
  •  Proficient in many styles including; Country, Rock, Blues, Jazz, Latin, Funk, Reggae, Etc. Specializes in Blues, Rock, Country/Rockablilly and Jamband Improv.