Guitar Shops

Luis Fernandez de Cordoba – Luthier

Located in Old Town Alexandria, VA, serving the Washington DC area, Annapolis and Baltimore with handcrafted classical and flamenco guitars as well as professional repair and restoration.

Kirkpatrick Guitar Studio

Offering classical guitars exclusively, which range from world class concert instruments, to entry level guitars and undersized instruments for children.

Visit our Baltimore location at 4607 Maple Avenue, Baltimore, MD, 21227, 410-242-2744,, or order online,

Los Angeles Classical Guitars

Los Angeles Classical Guitars is a dedicated dealer of Entry & Concert Classical Guitars, as well as a retail store of a wide selection of Sheet Music, Strings, Books & Accessories. LACG is also the exclusive U.S. distributor for the ErgoPlay Guitar Support.

Please visit us at to view our extensive selection of products, or if you have any questions, feel free to give us a call at (626) 529-0147.


Zen Guitar Studio (located in Fells Point)

The Zen Method of Guitar emphasizes the perfection of technique and artistry via the most direct and expedient manner possible. Whether you are a beginner or an advanced player, my primary aim is to instill proper musicianship along with measurable progress in a fun, informative and encouraging manner.
Master Sensei is a former guitar faculty member at Indiana University Jacobs School of Music. Some of his students have earned various awards and scholarships.
Tel: (410) 914-7741

Kathrin Murray

With over 20 years of teaching experience, Kathrin Murray, holds a Master’s Degree from Peabody, and a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Denver. Originally from Honolulu, Hawaii, she was featured in a professional ukulele ensemble between the ages of 9-12 years old.

Kathrin teaches ages 5 and up, and is accepting all levels of classical guitar and ukulele students.  Students receive a strong foundation of technique and music reading, all while having a great time. Past students have been accepted to music programs at the Royal Academy in London, and Towson University with a full scholarship.

Huber Guitar Studio

Guitar instructor David Huber has been teaching classical guitar to people of all ages in the Baltimore area for over 15 years. With classical guitar lessons at Huber Guitar Studio, students will learn guitar with a method that strives to achieve excellent tone, efficient and relaxed movement, and a high-degree of musicianship. Along with learning to read music for classical guitar, students will develop a repertoire of classical guitar pieces from the various movements in Western music from Renaissance to Contemporary.
Huber Guitar Studio located in the Hooper House Arts building (100 E. 23rd St) in Charles Village/Old Goucher neighborhood of Baltimore. Call 410-960-4436 or visit our website for more info:

Andy Mitchell

Andy Mitchell (MM, BM: The Peabody Conservatory of Music) studied classical guitar with Frank Koonce, Julian Gray, and Nathaniel Gunod, and studied composition with composer Chen Yi.

Andy has 20+ years of teaching experience and teaches students of all levels in Ellicott City and Bethesda, offering training in classical technique, musicality, music theory, composition, performing, recording, and ear training.

Andy writes exclusively for solo guitar, and his music can be sampled and purchased at: For more information or to contact Andy:

Baltimore School of Music

The Baltimore School of Music is a private, locally-owned center for music education.

We offer private lessons in guitar, ukulele, bass, violin, viola, cello, flute, saxophone, clarinet, and piano. With an emphasis on classical guitar, guitar lessons are a wonderful resource for beginner, intermediate, and advanced players of any age looking to advance their skills. Lessons focus on musicianship, technique, note reading, solo playing, and ensemble skills.

Contact us at 443-687-7000, frontdesk@baltimoreschoolofmusic.orgor visit our website for more information:

George Pleat

Start your journey with classical guitar lessons and enrich your life with music, do not wait any longer.

George Pleat offers beginners classical guitar lessons for children (older than 6 yrs.) and adults in and around Columbia, MD. He is a trained guitarist in both Suzuki and Shearer methods.

For more information and contact or 410-802-6215,

Jeremy Lyons

Jeremy Lyons has been teaching classical guitar for the past ten years to students of all ages and abilities. He has experience teaching students privately, in group settings, and leading ensembles of various sizes. Lessons emphasize technical development, rhythmic control, musical expression, and knowledge of music theory. Although specializing in classical guitar, Jeremy has experience in various styles of guitar playing and students are welcome to explore any genre of music during lessons. His approach aims to develop a well-rounded musician and his experience working with children makes him an ideal choice for parents interested in enrolling their kids in music lessons.

For more information or to contact Jeremy:  /  or call on 610-416-0676


Ben Sherman

Ben Sherman is a classically trained, professional guitarist, with over 20 years of experience providing music for weddings, receptions, corporate and special events, in Maryland, Washington D.C., Virginia, and Pennsylvania.

Ben has performed thousands of gigs over the years in a broad variety of styles. His professional activities also include a full-time teaching schedule and a recording career, having produced three CDs. Ben has been honored many times for his achievements on the guitar, including a feature in Guitar Player magazine and winning Best Instrumental Musician in the Music Monthly Readers’ Poll.

Contact:  410-259-4982 or

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