Whether you are interested in playing around the campfire with friends, performing at your church or with a band, or playing classical guitar, we are here to help you!
Acoustic, Electric and Classical guitar are all specialties with our teachers. Our teachers are performers, as well as teachers, and can help you with any of your guitar goals!
7 and up. Each student gets a free first lesson and evaluation with our Director, Katrina. She will let you know what to expect and ensure each student starts at the correct level.
Shining Star tailors guitar education to each student and level to ensure that, regardless of their age and experience, every student will have a fun, encouraging and educational experience!
Our teachers focus on:
Rhythm Guitar (strumming)
Songs the student likes
We have seen first-hand how performance and performance preparation motivates and builds confidence in our students. We offer many performance opportunities throughout the year:
1. Spring Recital
2. Fall Recital
3. Retirement Home Performances
4. more to come!
For students who wish to compete and/or take piano accomplishment exams, we offer preparation and guidance, as well as information on how to partake in local events.
Our Director, Katrina Degel, visits each student when they begin lessons, and reaches out to each family throughout each semester to ensure all is well. She can come and evaluate any student if that is desired, and ensure they are on track.
Students should have:
an acoustic or electric guitar
a tuner or tuning app
amp and cable (e. gtr only)
We offer assistance in finding the right instrument for your budget!
$35 30 Minutes
$50 45 Minutes
$65 60 Minutes
$33 30 Minutes
$47 45 Minutes
$62 60 Minutes
for each student after the first one
"Katrina was great, and immediately put me at ease. It was a very fun experience."
"Katrina has been great and really made my daughter even more enthusiastic about learning the piano that she already had been. I would recommend these lessons to anyone who wants their child to have a great teacher that makes the experience fun for them"
"Awesome teacher! Makes the lessons suit what I need, makes sure everything is clear, already learned so much my first lesson!"
"Katrina was patient and encouraging. I was nervous for my first lesson but she put me at ease."