Lisa McCormick is a Guitar Instructor and Curriculum Developer with GuitarTricks, the Web's most established and respected award-winning guitar lesson site. She has produced over 500 video guitar lessons for GuitarTricks, and is the go-to teacher for hundreds of thousands of online students around the globe. With a career in music and a degree in Education, Lisa blends her own personal love of music with her passion to teach guitar, especially to beginners through intermediate students.
Lisa's teaching style centers around finding an area of common understanding between her and the student (for instance, we both know how to pluck a string!), and using that as an anchor point from which to build skills and understanding that lead the student in the direction of their own personal wishes and passions around playing music.
GuitarTricks has repeatedly won the 'People's Choice Gold Medal' Award from Acoustic Guitar Magazine. Lisa's own songwriting, recording, and performance has earned her performance awards, and a preliminary GRAMMY nomination.
Studied guitar since the age of 10. Bachelor of Science in Education and Sociology. Special Training in Adult Education, and Diverse Learning Styles
Lisa McCormick is a composer of original singer/songwriter music, with 5 CD's to her name. She has also taught thousands of people to play guitar, banjo, and ukulele. She lives in Southern Vermont, and is a mainstay of a vibrant regional arts scene.