Ken Elia

Ken received his bachelors degree in music at the University of North Dakota, with an emphasis on classical and fingerstyle guitar. He currently performs solo classical guitar, including his own arrangements of jazz, pop, and Latin music. He is also a singer-songwriter, regularly performing solo and in ensembles.

Guitar lessons with Ken include a progressive blend of popular music and student-chosen songs. Theory, solo arranging, and composition exercises are designed to impart musical understanding and stimulate creativity. Students learn both pick and fingerpicking playing styles with recitals adding an additional level of challenge, engagement, and reward. Private lessons are $70 per hour; $40 per 1/2 hour.