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Lessons Taught At The Jam Brothers

Mark Benjamin
All Ages Guitar & Ukulele

Mark Benjamin is a proven instructor with over 25 years teaching,
recording, songwriting, and performing experience on acoustic and
electric guitars and bass. Teaching a wide range of styles
The focus of Mark's instruction typically involves teaching the student his or her favorite"riffs" and songs while simultaneously teaching the ear training skills which will eventually allow him or her to solve the mystery of self-instruction.
He is also open to the varying instructional needs/desires of each student or parent.

Mark will also teach Young Kids as well as Seniors

Mark's Rate is $35 for a half hour lesson or $60 for an hour, Monday through Saturday

Web Site / Phone 925-708-4084 e-mail

Bob Borba

  • All Levels, from16 years to adult
  • Learn Your Favorite Songs
  • Learn to accompany yourself and others
  • Learn technique
  • Learn to solo
  • Learn to write songs
  • Learn to be more than a guitarist... learn to be a musician

Bob's Rate is $36 for a half hour lesson on Monday through Sunday

Phone: 925-470-0718 e-mail


"The beautiful thing about learning Music is that nobody can take it away from you."
BB King

Marc Levine
Electric & Upright Bass Guitar

Marc is considered by many as one of the top bass instructors in the Bay Area. Marc has worked with such artists as Johnny Rivers, Barry Manilow, Bette Midler, Dionne Warwick, Olivia Newton-John, Melissa Manchester, Michael Damien, David Hasselhoff, Burt Bacharach, and Kid Creole,
Dianne Schuur, Rosemary Clooney, & Gerry Mulligan.

16 years to adult

Marc's Rate is $40 per half hour lesson on Monday through Sunday

Phone 510-502-5320 e-mail



Forrest Merill
Guitar, Bass, Ukulele

All ages and skill levels, as well as most styles and theory

Fri, Sat, Sun, Mon $40 half hour or $60 per hour
Phone 617-750-7828


Ace Batacan
Adult Intermediate to Advanced Guitar

  • Reading tab
  • Reading Fake Book sheets
  • Practicing discipline (good habits to be a better player)
  • Learning to play chords of a new song
  • Fingerstyle playing (like James Taylor, Jim Croce, Earl Klugh, etc.)
  • Travis picking (like Chet Atkins)
  • Arranging popular songs for solo fingerstyle playing
  • Proficiency with chord changes
  • Arranging for and accompanying a singer

Ace's Rate is $60 for a hour lesson on Sat & Sunday

Phone 925-785-602 e-mail

Teachers are Independent Contractors so lessons are paid directly to teachers. Lessons can be bought for gifts through the store with a check made out to teacher.

  Store Phone (925) 979-1600
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