Alan Epstein | Lessonface

Alan Epstein

Mandolin
5
34 Reviews
100+ lessons booked on Lessonface
Featured Teacher on Lessonface Since June 2013

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About

Lessonface Mandolin Teacher of the Year 2018. I teach all styles of mandolin from bluegrass to ethnic and everything in between. I can help beginners get started and show experienced players how to fine tune their sound. 

I have been playing mandolin for the past 40 years and have been teaching for the past 20 years. I have played in bluegrass bands in Colorado, Pennsylvania, Michigan and New York. I have  been a contributing writer or Mandolin Magazine, and I was the founder of the modern day Pittsburgh Mandolin Orchestra. During that time I have always made a point of taking mandolin lessons and workshops from the top players in the world and I try to share what I have learned when I teach others in both individual lessons and workshops. I play all styles from bluegrass to ethnic music.

To hear an example of my mandolin playing check out my new CD  Sunset on Meriden Hill an all instrumental recording of some of my favorite tunes to play on the mandolin. 

I excel at helping students master fundamentals, giving them the confidence to enjoy a broad range of musical experiences. I teach all styles of mandolin from bluegrass to ethnic and everything in between. I can help beginners get started and show experienced players how to fine tune their sound. 

In addition to teaching private lessons on Lessonface, Alan offers a self-paced video course for beginners called "So You Want to Play the Mandolin.

In addition to teaching private lessons on Lessonface, Alan offers a self-paced video course for beginners called "So You Want to Play the Mandolin.

Reviews of lessons with Alan Epstein

Alan teaches me a new skill every week, and makes sure I get it. He is a very patient teacher!
Nmchenry, Verified Student
April 22nd, 2019
5
Excellent, as always!
Nmchenry, Verified Student
April 15th, 2019
5
Alan is great.. I Thoroughly enjoy the lessons.
Nmchenry, Verified Student
March 25th, 2019
5
Very patient and fun to learn from
Nmchenry, Verified Student
April 8th, 2019
5
Alan always manages to pack a lot of good stuff in each lesson. Gives me plenty to work on!
Nmchenry, Verified Student
March 18th, 2019
5
Alan is great and very patient!
Nmchenry, Verified Student
March 11th, 2019
5
Alan is great at presenting new ideas and concepts. I look forward to each and every lesson.
Nmchenry, Verified Student
March 4th, 2019
5
Great instructor! Easy to work with!
Nmchenry, Verified Student
February 19th, 2019
5
Alan is excellent. A very patient instructor
Nmchenry, Verified Student
February 4th, 2019
5
Great teacher! Look forward to each lesson!
Nmchenry, Verified Student
January 28th, 2019
5
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