Jenny & Matt Richardson are co-owners and head instructors at Blue Raven Music studios in Lincoln a musical environment welcoming to all. They have honed their teaching skills there for over 10 years, leading numerous camps and jams in a variety of styles. Matt grew up playing guitar, including bluegrass, blues, rock, Western swing, and more, but focused more on bluegrass after Jenny bought him a banjo. Lately he has begun exploring the mandolin. Jenny came to music in her early twenties, first picking up guitar,and then mandolin, fiddle, and bass. Jenny and Matt have played together in several bluegrass and Americana style bands, currently including The Midnight Wanderers.

“Jenny and Matt are both great - fun and knowledgeable and positive support. Non-intimidating.”
“Matt and Jenny did a great job guiding the group Jenny and Matt both great - fun and knowledgeable and positive support. Non-intimidating.”
“Matt and Jenny were fun and positive and helpful.”
“Both Matt and Jenny were friendly, encouraging, and overall good instructors.”
“Matt and Jenny did a great job guiding the group.”
“Matt and Jenny are both very talented musicians, it was a pleasure to learn from and play with them.”
“My appreciation to Jenny and Matt for their outstanding teaching abilities and warm and welcoming personalities. They created a safe learning environment and had skills to offer to players of all levels.”

Lincoln, NE

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