Private Lessons and Group Classes

Gryphon is proud to be working with some of the top instructors in the Bay Area. Please view their profiles below for more information.

  • Teaching Staff

    • Kenny Corso

      Electric and acoustic guitar. Pop, rock, folk, blues, and R&B.  Songwriting and music production.  Adults and children 8 years old and up.

    • Roz Lorenzato

      Beginning guitar, banjo, mandolin and bass for people 5 and up. Bluegrass, pop and folk focused.

    • Josh Friedman

      Josh Friedman teaches acoustic, classical and electric guitar in just about any style. Josh is also a great ukulele teacher and accepts students of any any age.

    • Greg Vaughan

      Electric and acoustic guitar, ukulele– contemporary and classic rock, alternative, blues. Teens through adults.

    • Carol McComb

      Group guitar classes only in a variety of folk styles, 4 times a year. Special classes on topics such as songwriting & vocal harmony.

    • Jack Tuttle

      Banjo, fiddle, mandolin, guitar, acoustic bass- private lessons in bluegrass, old time, Celtic, swing. Various group classes.

    • Rick Vandivier

      Electric and acoustic guitar — jazz, blues, rock.

    • Ed Johnson

      Guitar and voice: group classes,private lessons. Jazz, classical, folk,blues, rock. Vocal technique and harmony.

    • Lisa Sanchez

      Electric/acoustic guitar- jazz, theory/sight-reading,folk/fingerstyle, classic rock, blues – all levels, adults/teens.

    • Darrel Ackerman

      Electric and acoustic guitar, blues and folk, theory and songwriting.

    • Achille Bocus

      Classical mandolin instruction for all ages.

    • Valerie Rose

      Irish fiddle and/or classical violin for ages 10 to 110

    • Larry Chung

      Lap steel, Pedal steel and Dobro (resophonic slide guitar).All ages and styles.

    • Joey Fabian

      Bass lessons