Music Lessons

Tim is an in-demand teacher around the Brevard-Asheville area and can provide top-notch music lessons for fiddle, mandolin, guitar, bass, and clawhammer banjo in a variety of styles including bluegrass, old-time, swing and Celtic. Drawing from years of experience teaching students of all ages and skill levels, lessons are tailored to the student’s experience level and interests- with emphasis on ear training, rhythm and timing, basic theory, stylistic nuances, and developing the tools to become a well-rounded musician who can play in a variety of musical scenarios.

Tim teaches at Southern Comfort Records in downtown Brevard and at his private studio in Mills River, NC. Skype lessons are also available- email Tim at for more info.

For some great old-time music instructional books visit Mary Gordon’s page.