Hours: Mon - Thu 10:30am - 8:00pm  -=-  Fri - Sat 10:30am - 5:30pm  -=-  211 Lambert Ave., Palo Alto, Ca 94306,  650-493-2131  -=-  Toll Free: 888-493-2131  -=-   Contact us

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Group Classes at Gryphon

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Carol McComb’s Folk Guitar Workshops

The original group guitar classes at Gryphon! Carol has her own brochure fully describing each class, so pick one up at Gryphon or go to www.carolmccomb.com. (Carol's current Group Class offerings are always available here: http://www.carolmccomb.com/groupclass.html)
To reach Carol call 650-530-2526 or send email to: carol@carolmccomb.com

Fees are $160 for nine 1-hour classes

Carol has her own brochure fully describing each class, so pick one up at Gryphon or call 650-530-2526 to have one mailed to you.

"Starting to Play” Takes place Mondays at 5 pm and 7 pm. It teaches fundamental instruction for virtually any style of guitar playing, while other classes take off from there.

All classes are a nine-week series. For more information, call Carol or go to: www.carolmccomb.com.

Gryphon has loaner guitars available for “Starting to Play” only. Call Gryphon for details.

Jack Tuttle's Bluegrass Classes

Jack has quarterly classes that fill up quickly, sometimes before we get them updated here.

Please check out his site to get the fastest & most recent listing of his current classes.

(650) 320-8733

Greg Vaughan: Rock Your Uke, The Series

Cost:$170.00 for nine weeks Greg Vaughan
email: greg.guitar@sbcglobal.net
Beginning Thursday, January, 29th, 2015 7pm-8pm

Rock Your Winter Uke! (beginner/intermediate)

Newcomers are welcome - you don't need to have taken our previous class to enjoy this one. Supplemental material will be handed out to players who already know a few chords. Basic strum patterns, fingerpicking, and some lead work will be included. Of course we will continue to play our favorite rock tunes, both new and old, in a group setting. Artists such as the Beatles, Passenger, and Bob Marley.

Contact Greg at greg.guitar@sbcglobal.net or 650.858.0667

Need a uke for the class? Contact Gryphon for details.

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Our Hours

Monday through Thursday
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Friday and Saturday
10:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Contact us

Our Location

211 Lambert Avenue
at the corner of Park and Lambert
Palo Alto, California 94306
Toll Free: 888.493.2131

Check out the teacher's websites for class updates and more information:

» Carol McComb's Site
» Jack Tuttle's Site
» Ed Johnson's Site


Gryphon has frequent one day workshops in a variety of styles from professional touring musicians. These can be last-minute affairs, so check often:

» Upcoming Workshops