JEFF WIGGINS BIO
As a guitar teacher, musician, songwriter, and performer, Jeff is extremely passionate. He is committed to giving his best at all times. He is willing to teach and share his knowledge and guide other like-minded individuals who are committed to achieving their guitar playing and musical goals. Jeff is as sincere in the progress of his students as he is to the progress of his own growth as a musician, songwriter, and performer.
Jeff has studied with many great guitar teachers locally and nationally. He has also earned a Professional Certificate in Guitar through the prestigious Berklee College of Music maintaining a 4.0 GPA. He has played guitar for over 20 years and has been performing live since the age of 15. Jeff and his current group Stone Soul Foundation have shared the stage with many great guitarist and bands such as; Lesley West and Mountain, Grand Funk Railroad’s Mark Farner, Black Stone Cherry, Warrant, Non Point, Sponge, Otherwise, Michael Glabicki from Rusted Root, and more.
Jeff began playing guitar at the age of 12. He was greatly influenced by heavy metal groups such as Metallica, Megadeth, Black Sabbath, Slayer, Kyuss, and Carcass to name a few. He later fell in love with artists like Stevie Ray Vaughn, Cream, Led Zeppelin, Jimi Hendrix, Iron Butterfly, and many other great 70’s rock and blues influenced groups. Some of Jeff’s favorite current artists are Queens Of The Stone Age, Wolfmother, Skindred, Avenged Sevenfold, Sword, Mastadon, and System Of A Down.
With Jeff’s wide spectrum of rock and metal influences and his love for blues, he has come to create his own unique style of playing and writing. It has been referred to as a, “Heavy Fisted Rock Sound!”.
You’ve got nothing to lose with a no commitment FREE LESSON!
CONTACT ME NOW TO GET STARTED WITH A FREE LESSON!
Check out student testimonials here