Location: Middletown, DE
Instructs: Guitar, Mandolin, Piano, Ukulele
Education: Berklee College of Music for Guitar Performance and Songwriting
Performance Experience: Richard is an active gigging musician along the east coast & has played in many local venues including The Queen, HomeGrown, Grain, Dogfishhead, & Kahunaville. He plays in cities including Philadelphia (Trocadero, First Unitarian Church, Milkboy, World Cafe Live, etc.), New York (Brooklyn Bowl, Knitting Factory, etc.) & Boston (The Middle East, TT the bears, BPC, etc) in either a solo, or band capacity. Recently, he was featured online in Jam in the Van for Orange Amplifiers.
Teaching Experience: Over 25 years private instruction
Teaching Philosophy: Customized lesson plans are offered for his students that set personalized goals, adhere to his philosophy of “following the passion”, and blend expertise in music theory with contemporary song study, performance, and playing with “feel”. Whether you’ve got the blues, need to jazz up your playing, yearn for country living, or want to rock; Richard Carver will have your back along this musical journey.