Jeff Pershing makes learning music fun. Right from the start, he shows students how to play songs that are motivating. With 40 years of professional performing experience and 35 years of public and private teaching, Jeff has developed very effective teaching methods. Jeff is very patient and sensitive to the individual needs of his students. Jeff has studied at San Francisco State University, Berklee College of Music, and earned his Master’s Degree in Music at California State University Chico. In addition to teaching private guitar lessons at The Wright Keys, Jeff teaches guitar classes at Butte College.
In addition to performing in various Northern California cities, Jeff has toured the Northwestern U.S., and has performed in Mexico, Central America, Asia, and Australia.
The Jeff Pershing Band has received 8 CAMMIE Award nominations and 3 CAMMIE Awards.