Areas of Specialty: Guitar Ukulele Lap Steel Guitar General Music Theory Composition
Paul Brown was awarded “Best Unsigned Guitarist, 1990” and 2nd place in the “Ultimate Guitar Competition 1992” by Guitar Player Magazine. In addition he was Capital University’s Featured Composer at their New Music Festivals in 1999 and 2003 and Denison University’s featured guitarist at their 2004 Jazz Guitar Festival. Paul has been a professional musician most of his life and is well versed in all American guitar styles, including Rock, Pop, Folk, Blues, Country and Jazz. You will often catch Paul on stage with the band “Flippo” at Natalie’s Coal Fired Pizza and other venues around town.
Paul’s 40+ years of teaching experience include seminars at Capital University, Denison University and Fort Hayes High School for the Arts as well as an adjunct professorship of guitar at Kenyon College. His dynamic teaching style gets children hooked on music and keeps them coming back for more. Paul’s teen and adult students find themselves immersed in real music making quickly in the learning process.