Instructor Detail:

Paul Trunko


Paul has been teaching guitar for 14 years, with formal training in voice, guitar and theory. He teaches basic, rhythm, slide, and lead guitar mainly in the styles of rock, blues, bluegrass, folk and country with added ideas of improvising and jamming. He likes to create a comfortable environment for his students while using his experience in songwriting, singing and the music business. Area music projects include 6 years with acoustic, bluegrass band Quickdraw, 8 years as bandleader with blues/rock band The Keepers and current part-time member of Front Range Grateful Dead oriented band Shakedown Street. Roots music has been at the heart of his musical projects. Paul also has recorded and released two acoustic kid/family albums in the Jammy Man series. The Jammy Man Band, has performed children's concerts at libraries, schools and festivals throughout Colorado. Before joining the faculty, Paul was a staff person for 7 years here at Swallow Hill Music.

Private Lesson Info


Bass (Electric), Guitar, Harmonica, Blues, Country, Indie Folk/New Folk