Teachers at the Old Town School

Tom Ryan

Guitar

Tom has been playing guitar for more than thirty five years, and has been a guitar instructor at the Old Town School since 2007. Tom teaches core group guitar classes, encouraging beginning and intermediate students to have fun and to sing while they are learning new chords and songs. Acoustic song styles include The Beatles, Tom Petty, Gram Parsons, Jackson Browne, James Taylor, Cat Stevens, and Bob Dylan.

Education: BA, North Central College

Started at the Old Town School in January of 2008


Group Classes for the session beginning 01/08/2018

Guitar 3 with Tom Ryan
$202 ($192 members)
for 8 weeks
01/09/2018 – 02/27/2018Tuesdays · 8:00 PM – 9:20 PM4544 N Lincoln AveREGISTER NOW
Beatles Ensemble with Tom Ryan
The Beatles Ensemble begin another journey through the American releases - many of which differ significantly from their British counterparts. Performance oriented. We learn the entire album and perform it Session 1 Introducing The Beatles Session 2 Meet The Beatles
$206 ($196 members)
for 8 weeks
01/10/2018 – 02/28/2018Wednesdays · 8:00 PM – 9:20 PM4544 N Lincoln AveREGISTER NOW
Guitar 3 Repertoire with Tom Ryan
$202 ($192 members)
for 8 weeks
01/13/2018 – 03/03/2018Saturdays · 11:00 AM – 12:20 PM4544 N Lincoln AveREGISTER NOW

The Old Town School of Folk Music, Inc.
4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago IL 60625  •  773.728.6000