Jeff Harding sings and plays the guitar and dobro and has been playing and teaching bluegrass all over the world for the last 30 years. He’s performed, recorded, toured and taught in the USA, Guatemala, Egypt, India and Mexico where he played with the bluegrass band Chilangrass. “No matter where people come from or what language they speak, they quickly learn to love bluegrass music.”

“Jeff is a great bluegrass jamming instructor. He creates a relaxed but focused session that allows you to get practice singing and taking lead breaks even if you thought you were uncomfortable doing so.”
“It pushed me out of my comfort zone a little bit. Playing in front of people was a stretch and it was a very positive environment to do so.”
“I’ve never had a better teacher.”
“After taking lessons with Jeff, I was playing one of my favorite songs within the first month! It was fun, exciting, and motivated me to keep going!”
“Jeff was very encouraging, patient, and clearly lives for bluegrass. He is excellent teacher. Got us all doing what we told him we were there to work on.”
“Jeff was a knowledgeable instructor and very encouraging of everyone in the group. He greatly increased my comfort level to go out and join jams.”
“Jeff Harding was very encouraging, patient, and clearly lives for bluegrass. He is excellent teacher. Got us all doing what we told him we were there to work on.”
“Jeff keeps his teaching simple, always pitching himself at or just above the level of a student.”

Washington, DC

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