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About Jeffrey Coombs
Music Teacher, Expert
Location: Gastonia, NC
Instructs: Bass Guitar, Guitar, Ukulele
Education: BA. in Music Performance- University of South Carolina
Performance Experience: Over 10 years experience as a Guitarist across the Carolinas. Also a session musician for local music studios in Charlotte and Columbia.
Teaching Experience: Over 5 years teaching experience in home, virtual, and in a studio setting. Music & Arts Bold Music OnStage Music
Teaching Philosophy: My goal as a teacher is to guide students in their journey towards a better understanding of music principles and performance. I want all of my students to have fun, while also understanding the discipline it takes to play an instrument.
Get to know Jeffrey Coombs
Originally born in New York, Jeff was raised by two parents who migrated to America from Jamaica. Jeff grew up listening to a lot of reggae but developed a taste for classical music when he began to play viola in elementary school. While continuing to play the viola in high school orchestra, Jeff developed in interest in guitar and began to teach himself how to play various styles including rock n roll, blues, and funk.
Shortly after graduating high school Jeff played electric guitar in an alternative rock band and performed in various venues in Charlotte including Thomas Street Tavern, The Common Market, Tremont Music Hall, Tommy’s Pub, The Milestone, The Evening Muse, and The Double Door Inn.
Jeff eventually left the band to focus on receiving a degree in music. Jeff went to study music at Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) and graduated with an associate’s degree in fine arts. After graduating from CPCC he then auditioned and received a scholarship to study at the University of South Carolina and is currently studying music performance with a focus on classical guitar.
Jeffrey Coombs teaches at:
940 E Franklin Blvd
Gastonia, NC 28054
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