Teachers at the Old Town School

Tom Ryan


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 03/05/2018

Guitar 3 Repertoire with Tom Ryan
$202 ($192 members)
for 8 weeks
03/06/2018 – 04/24/2018Tuesdays · 8:00 PM – 9:20 PM4544 N Lincoln AveREGISTER NOW
Guitar 4 with Tom Ryan
$202 ($192 members)
for 8 weeks
03/10/2018 – 04/28/2018Saturdays · 11:00 AM – 12:20 PM4544 N Lincoln AveClass is full — Call 773.728.6000 for waiting list info

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