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Ye Olde Guitar Shoppe offers guitar lessons, for rock, folk, jazz, classical and more. If you’ve always dreamed of learning how to play the guitar or simply want to improve your skills, come by to speak with one of our experts. We’re looking forward to hearing from you.




The master.  Paul Wilson gives lessons of all styles.  He is a skilled educator of the guitar and has a career spanning decades teaching literally thousands of students. Many of Paul's students have gone on to have successful careers in music performance and education.  Paul has studied with Christopher Parkening.  He also studied with Andres Segovia at the USC masterclasses. He has been inducted into the Iowa Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. He performs regularly with his band, Get Off My Lawn.



Guitar Teacher

Daniel Mastrofski is an experienced instructor of guitar, bass,

ukulele & mandolin.  With 20+ years of teaching under his belt,

you will receive expert instruction in any music style, including

rock, jazz, classical, country, blues, r&b, reggae, metal, latin, gypsy & more.

Daniel began his music studies at the age of 4 and began performing

publicly by his high school days.  Since then he has had the honor of

performing in MasterClasses for Christopher Parkening, The LA Guitar Quartet & Gohar Vardanyan.  Over the span of 4 decades Daniel continues to perform live music in the midwest along with his teaching post @ Bergman Academy & Ye Olde Guitar Shoppe. Giving back to community and educating all ages and skills 

are fulfilling & rewarding for Mr. Mastrofski. No matter whether students are hobbyist or shooting for the stars professionally, Daniel provides all students with valuable life skills that can be applied anywhere & anytime, through music.

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Guitar Teacher

Gives Lessons for classical, metal, rock, folk and more.



Guitar Teacher

Thomas gives Lessons for classical, jazz, folk, rock, and more.  Thomas loves the classical guitar and has studied guitar since childhood.  He has studied with jazz guitarist Willie Shay and classical guitarists Paul Wilson and Daniel Mastrofski at Ye Olde Guitar Shoppe.   At Simpson College, he studied classical guitar with Aaron Powell.  Thomas has also studied privately with classical guitarist Douglas Niedt in Kansas City. Thomas uses his uses his vast knowledge of guitar and his background in education to create effective and individualized lessons for students of all ages and interests.