Lyle teaches guitar lessons at all levels, plus electric bass lessons, piano lessons, banjo lessons, and ukulele lessons. He has a Bachelors degree in Music Theory & History from the University of Wisconsin, and has been teaching private lessons for the last 25 years. His approach to teaching music lessons is based on a belief that music is a language, and students work toward the goal of communicating musical ideas as naturally as they speak. Consequently, Lyle uses activities like improvisation, ear training, and composition in his courses. Lyle also regularly performs as a soloist and with various groups throughout Wisconsin. When not practicing, Lyle enjoys reading, gaming, and exploring Madison with his wife and two children.
Online Guitar Lessons
Beau Lee is the owner and president of MusicWorks and is a master instructor in the areas of songwriting lessons, guitar lessons, piano lessons, music theory lessons, and music performance. Throughout his twenties, Beau fronted a touring pop-rock band, playing hundreds of shows around the United States. He is an experienced producer, melody hook creator, and lyricist. Through teaching hundreds of students throughout the years, Beau has honed the skill of explaining complicated music concepts in simple ways that can be understood by everyone. His students have have gained entrance into the most prestigious music schools in the nation, including Belmont (Nashville), University of Wisconsin (Madison), and Berklee College of Music (Boston). Beau has received the MTV/Got Milk? Artist of the Year Award and the "Best New Artist" MAMA Award, and has won the LifeLight National Band Search Competition. Beau launched a third studio in NYC, and so oversees MusicWorks Madison & Mt Horeb remotely; he is presently the leader of the NYC Guitar Group MeetUp with almost 4.500 guitarists from the area where he regularly teaches guitar workshops and group advanced master classes.