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Folk Guitar and Banjo Lessons  in NYC

Acoustic Fingerstyle Guitar Lessons

Chet Atkins Guitar Solos

Clawhammer Banjo Lessons
Bluegrass Banjo  Lessons
Music Theory 
Ear Training 



Welcome to the Fretted Instruments School 
Folk Guitar and Banjo Lessons in New York City & Manhattan, NY

I have been giving Guitar and Banjo lessons to people at all levels; beginners, intermediate and advanced since 1970. I give music lessons on Bluegrass Banjo, Clawhammer Banjo and Acoustic Fingerstyle Folk Guitar in Manhattan, New York City. I've also published many articles on Acoustic Folk Guitar and Bluegrass Banjo. In addition to teaching different styles of Guitar and Banjo, I also teach Music Theory, Improvisation and Composition. Please check out the Guitar and Banjo videos below
— Jack Baker

Fretted Instruments School of Guitar Lessons and Banjo Lessons is considered by many known professionals as

"The Julliard In Its Field"


Guitar and Banjo Videos

Adjusting the Guitar Truss Rod

Jack R. Baker
Adjusting the Guitar Truss Rod
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Adjusting the Guitar Truss Rod

Adjusting the Guitar Truss Rod

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My Magic Cork Trick

My Magic Cork Trick

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Guitar Lessons   and   Banjo Lessons   Articles

Years from now, after I’m gone, someone will listen to what I’ve done and know I was here. They may not know or care who I was, but they’ll hear my guitars speaking for me.

chet atkins guitar lessons

Chet Atkins

Learn to play Fingerstyle Guitar like  Chet Atkins

Please listen to the midis    on the   Chet Atkins Guitar  page.

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