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      About John Mcnicholas

      John Mcnicholas
      John Mcnicholas
      Music Teacher, Master
      Location: Conyers, GA
      Speaks: English
      Instructs: Bass Guitar, Guitar, Ukulele
      Education: St. Petersburg College
      Performance Experience: John has performed on numerous albums and also alongside bands such as Patti Smith, The Indigo Girls, Superchunk, Marilyn Manson, Fishbone, Soundgarden, G. Love and many others.
      Teaching Experience: Over 30 years of teaching experience
      Teaching Philosophy: I believe in the joy of music and I love sharing this gift with my students.

      Get to know John Mcnicholas

      I studied music theory and classical guitar with Frank Mullen at St. Petersburg College in St. Petersburg, FL. and began teaching music full-time in 1988 at Bringe School of Music. 

      I have been a performing musician since I was 16 years old. I play guitar, keyboards, bass, ukulele, and just love singing and writing songs. I’ve been featured on about 30 albums by The Sunset District, The Good Graces, Spiller, Parade in Paris, Lie and many more.

      I am a sponge when it comes to new music and I encourage all my students to seek out new and wonderful sounds.

      After 12 years as a full-time musician I returned to college to obtain my BA in Information Technology and after 20+ years in the field I am returning full-time to teaching and performing again with a technology forward approach to instruction with uniquely tailored lessons crafted for each student while taking advantage of remote learning, instructional videos and tutorials.

      I’ve performed alongside bands as diverse as Patti Smith, The Indigo Girls, Superchunk, Marilyn Manson, Fishbone, Soundgarden, G. Love, and many more.

      John Mcnicholas teaches at:
      1596 Dogwood Dr Suite B
      Conyers, GA 30013
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