Dan is an adjunct professor at the University of Colorado Denver (UCD) where he is presently teaching private lessons, sight-reading, improvisation, and commercial guitar styles. He is currently available for private lessons out of his home studio in Lakewood, CO as well.

Lessons generally focus on:


  • Repertoire (jazz, classical, popular, blues)

  • Sight Reading

  • Improvisation

  • Music Theory 

  • Performance Techniques

  • Audition Preparation

  • Accompanying Techniques

  • Chord Vocabulary

  • Playing in Ensembles

  • Studio Musicianship

  • Composition / Arranging