Belleville School Of Music - Guitar



Guitar teachers

At Ardens Music, our Guitar lessons embrace a diverse community of learners spanning all ages. Whether you're a young enthusiast eager to explore the world of strings or an adult seeking to master new skills, our expert instructors cater to every age group. From acoustic melodies to the electric strumming of strings, our lessons cover a wide spectrum of genres and styles, ensuring a musical journey tailored to your age and preferences. Whether you're introducing a child to the art of guitar or picking up the instrument later in life, Ardens Music provides a supportive and engaging environment for learners of all ages.

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Belleville: Email Belleville


Cathy Falcone

Cathy is a life long piano player focusing mainly on classical RCM branching out to jazz and contemporary every now and again. Once an active member in various local heavy rock bands, Cathy enjoys playing original tunes as well as covers on guitar and bass.

Courtney Keywan

Courtney is a graduate of New England Conservatory Of Music and has been teaching and performing for most of his life. Courtney has been teaching at Arden's since 2020. His main focus is Rock, & Jazz.

JAKE YNTEMA

Jake has been teaching lessons at Ardens since 2010. Jake is a relaxed and eager teacher. Jake has been in numerous rock bands over the years.

Louise Ford

Louise studied accordion under Arden Lewis and proceeded to become proficient in many instruments after. Louise has been teaching at Arden's since 2014. She is also the music director for Albury Church, St Joseph's Church, and the former leader of Shout Sister Choir. Her main focus is Contemporary, Folk, & Classical Guitar.

Zebulun Barnow

Zebulun started teaching with his educational presentations in the Chicago public school system. He continued at School of Rock in Chicago and directed shows there including Freedom Rock, Black Sabbath, and U2. Before moving to Belleville he played with the Blue Man Group, and ran the Tom Watts tribute show B1gT1me

Ron Nicholas

Ron got his start studying classical guitar & from there branched out to spend years on the road in touring bands. He has been teaching at Arden's since 2008. His main focus is Blues, Rock, Folk, and Bluegrass.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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HOW DO OUR LESSONS WORK?

Our music lessons are half-hour, weekly, one-on-one sessions that are held at our in-store teaching facilities. Hour-long lessons are also available for students, depending on their goals and experience level.

HOW MUCH DO LESSONS COST?

We charge monthly for lessons. The amounts charged take into account the number of weeks, holidays and closures with the exception of the Christmas break. The closure at Christmas will be deducted automatically from December lessons billing.Automatic billing occurs on the 1st of every month. 
Lessons are $113.00 monthly
** Monday Lessons are $108.00 Monthly to Compensate for Statutory Holiday closures

WHEN ARE THE LESSONS AND HOW DO I SIGN UP?

You can sign up at any time! To contact us for lessons availability and to sign up, choose your location below:

WHAT IF I CAN'T MAKE A LESSON?

We do not offer makeups for student absences. Any store closures will be posted on our social media, and makeup lessons will be scheduled in a timely manner.

HOW DO I CANCEL MY LESSONS?

To cancel lessons, email your store below. All cancellations MUST be made by the 15th of the month prior to prevent billing for the following month.


Belleville: Email Belleville