Johnathan Needham has been teaching music for over four years, and has been a professional performer in and around Oklahoma for over twelve. John received both his associates and bachelors degrees in guitar performance and technologies from UCO, where he studied under Mr. Maughan. John is a self confessed “music and gear nerd” and teaches a variety of stringed instruments, with his primary focus being the guitar and bass guitar. John is an adept player of many styles of music, and has a passion for modern musical composition.
John began teaching guitar to help players avoid the common pitfalls he saw that accompanied learning an instrument, with his strongest desire being to help players enjoy the guitar as much as he does. John believes that anyone can learn and enjoy music, and operates under the motto “There are no wrong notes, there’s only jazz.”