Skip Anna has taught guitar, bass and other fretted string instruments full-time since before the Earth’s crust had fully cooled, and is the author and publisher of nearly 40 music instructional books, including a guitar method (11 volumes), fingerstyle guitar (8 volumes) and music theory for guitar (7 volumes). As a composer, he has written a number of classical guitar solos, and original folk, blues, and ragtime pieces, as well as ensemble music including a number of violin/guitar duets, five string quartets, two string trios, a string sextet and a brass quintet. Skip played with the Jefferson Street Jug Band, performing with John Fahey at Lisner Auditorium in D.C., and at the Memphis Blues Festival, and played as lead guitar in a variety of professional hard rock, R & B, acid-rock, new wave, and outlaw country bands. He also plays various pick-up gigs and professional recording sessions, and has a private online teaching studio.
Skip has written a number of books on guitar and bass. Contact him for more information!
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