The Childbloom® Guitar Program is a comprehensive musical education program for children beginning at age five. It was developed in 1980 by Kevin Taylor, of Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas just for kids. The Childbloom Guitar Method is currently being used by educators throughout the nation and is the largest program of its kind in the United States. Kevin’s guitar studio is located in St. Cloud, MN
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Private lessons provide a customized learning plan based on what you want to learn. Whether you want to focus on fingerpicking, flat picking, electric, bass, or chords, Kevin’s extensive guitar resource library (largest in MN) ensures you will be challenged and supported to dramatically improve your guitar skills! Kevin also offers lessons on the Mandolin, Ukulele and Banjo at his St. Cloud MN studio.
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About Kevin Carlson – He is a long time guitar instructor and professional player in the St. Cloud area. Kevin also enjoys volunteering his time playing solo guitar in the lobby of the Coborn’s Cancer Center at the Centra Care Health Plaza in Sartell. Kevin Carlson has enjoyed a life long career of guitar driven performance, teaching and liturgical music. His latest recordings are “The Guitar Can Do It,” and “Inside the Heart of a Musician,” in addition to a new demo of Electric Guitar Ensemble music. Kevin earned a BMus, (Summa) from the University of MN, Minneapolis, MN (1987), as well as a Professional Guitar Degree from Musicians Institute (GIT), Los Angeles, CA (1988). In addition to performing as a freelance soloist and ensemble guitarist, Kevin directs the Childbloom / PMI Guitar School and the St. Cloud Bella Corda advanced (teen) guitar ensemble in St. Cloud, MN. Kevin is an active member of Guitar foundation of America and the MN Guitar Society.

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