Fiddle Lessons & Workshops. Guitar Mandolin, Banjo & Bodhran Lessons
Private Music Lessons
Workshops • Performances

About Singingwood Music

Private music lessons

Fiddle lessons
Mandolin lessons
Guitar lessons
Bodhran lessons (Irish drum /Rhythm Studies)
Improvisation (Learn to jam and be musically creative)

Music workshops / Group music classes

NEW: Guitar—Utterly Simplified!  (click for workshop flier)

Summer Camp a week-long day camp
fiddlekids resource page

My music education web site
Key Switch (online chord transposing software)
Sound Thinking (an online Chord Finder)

Favorite albums / Recommended listening

Favorite fiddle CDs & MP3s (Recording & album reviews)
Favorite fiddle tunes (MP3 collections)
Soundtrack compositions (Original cinematic)
Garageband (examples from DVMUG Demo)


Transcribe! (Slowdown software for learning music)
A vs. C
How to hold the violin bow
How to get to Carnegie Hall
How to practice music without frustration

Tone Deafness
Partial Capo
Fiddle contest rules (Cloverdale contest)
The Hamblen Collection
Garageband (Powerful digital audio, free from Apple)

Useful information

Recommended Reading and Reviews
Recommended Accessories
Free, printable music manuscript paper (Tab & Treble Clef)
Archived information

Music organizations and Music camps

fiddleKids (a week-long summer day camp)
Music Together (Music for young kids)
Kids on Bluegrass (California Bluegrass Assoc.)


St. Patrick's Day 2013

Contact Singingwood Music

 Contact: Singingwood Music
 Phone:  925-935-9295


Private music lessons:   Violin  • Fiddle  • Guitar • Mandolin • Bodhran
Music workshops:   Horizon Workshops • Fiddling for Violinists
Performances:   Live music for Wedding, Ceremonies & Celebrations
Live music and performances in Contra Costa
Bluegrass & Old-time • Irish & Celtic 

 Phone: 925-935-9295  
Click here to email: Singingwood Music

Singingwood Music is the music studio of music teacher John Blasquez
Located in Walnut Creek, California.

Private lessons • Workshops • Group Classes
— Fiddle, Mandolin & Guitar —

Singingwood and Singingwood Music are trademarks
and service marks of Singingwood Music.

This web site and all contents are copyright. © John Blasquez 1999 – 2013

Site created, designed, and maintained by John Blasquez.

Multi-instrumental music teacher
in Walnut Creek, California. 94596
Fiddle, guitar, mandolin, tenor guitar, bodhran.


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Fiddle Workshop, Mandolin Workshop, Jam session workshop.

Serving the San Francisco Bay Area, East Bay Area,
Contra Costa County and Alameda County, CA