Playing a musical instrument is a skill that will serve you throughout your entire life, like safe cracking, horse punching, and toddler juggling. Add to your resumé with today's Groupon: for $20, you get two 30-minute guitar, piano, or voice lessons at Jim's Music (up to a $60 value), located on Military Avenue.
Jim's education wing boasts an impressive stable of professional, gifted instructors, including three-time Grammy nominee, Todd Buffa, who can prep your pipes for pitch-perfect performance as a personal voice instructor. Learn the ins and outs of tonality and pitch from Todd, who can talk about opening for Miles Davis or the night he and Michael Bolton found a Siberian tiger in their hotel room. Aspiring guitar-shredders and piano-pounders can also become proficient in scales, chords, and the melodic basics of their instruments. Jim's recommends bringing your own vocal chords, but it will provide guitars or pianos to instrument-less students during lessons. Lessons are scheduled based upon availability and demand, so prospective pupils should call ahead to reserve a spot.
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From electric guitars to acoustic ukuleles, you can find the instrument you're looking for at Jim's Music. The shop stocks new and used instruments for professionals, for students, and for little kids hoping to break into troubadouring. Shoppers on the lookout for something special can peruse the assortment of vintage gear, or even take a peek at Jim's personal collection of guitars and amplifiers. Once you've landed on an instrument, sign up for onsite music lessons taught by Jim's dedicated staff of well-trained instructors.