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Teachers at the Old Town School

Chris Winters

Guitar, Ukulele

Chris works as a lead guitarist and a band leader. He has performed with Mississippi Heat, touring Europe in May 2000, and at the Chicago Blues Fest in 1999. He opened in 1995 for George Benson at Ravinia with Otis Rush, and played the 1997 Chicago Blues Fest with Aaron Burton.

Teaching styles: blues, fingerpicking, jazz, theory, slide guitar, and rock.

Additional info: Teaches children and adults, beginners to advanced students. Extremely knowledgeable about the history of rock and roll and different styles of blues electric guitar issues and methods.

Education: BA, Berklee School of Music

Started at the Old Town School in October of 1994