Grant Blair

Instrument(s):
Guitar (Acoustic and Electric), beginning Mandolin, and Music Theory

Style of Music Taught:
Rock, Fusion, Blues, R&B, Funk, Country, and all others (except Classical)

Ages or Level Taught:
Age 8 and up. Beginner to advanced level.

Teaching Experience:
20 Years

Performance / Studio Experience:

  • Studio musician in NYC, Nashville, and all over NC (including HBO, Chevrolet, and CBS News Affiliates).
  • 30+ years of professional experience, playing in clubs and concert halls from Delaware to Louisiana. Opening act for Cheap Trick, Humble Pie, Head East, Sea Level, Nantucket, and others.
  • 20+ years as a pit musician with over 30 musicals and shows in NYC and NC (including Godspell, Jesus Christ Superstar, Fiddler on the Roof, Bat Boy, and others. Backup singer for Warner Bros. recording artists, “Farrenheit,” in Boston, MA (1984). Guitarist for “Wired,” in NYC (1985). Guitarist for “A Christmas Carol-The Concert,” as seen on PBS.

Rate:
$25 per 1/2 hour

Education:

  • Studied at UNCSA and Berklee College of Music.
  • BA Degree from Salem College in Arts Management.

To schedule a lesson with this teacher, call Jackson’s Music at 336-760-9635