Teaches Music Lessons For:
- Acoustic Guitar
- Electric Guitar
- Bass Guitar
- Rock Academy Instructor
Phil grew up in the Hays, KS area and started playing guitar when he was in eighth grade. He took private lessons throughout high school.
"I was heavily influenced by rock guitarists and blues guitarists. Although I find something beautiful about all genres of music, those are the genres I started listening to."
After high school, Phil joined the Air Force, where he served for six years. In 2009 he began studying music performance at Wichita State University, earning a degree in 2013.
Phil has played in several cover bands in the Wichita area including; Lipsurvis, Groove42 and The Dirty Gentlemen. You might also find him in local jazz ensembles or other small musical groups. He has taught private guitar lessons in Wichita for several years and tries to base his teaching approach around the needs of his student.
"I try to make learning as fun and fulfilling as possible for my students."