Guitar, Bass, Uke and Banjo

Noah Tretter is finishing his senior year at the University of Oregon, where he studies music and takes part in multiple ensembles. Additionally Noah has had the honor of being selected as a band member for the U.S. Army, where he plays guitar, bass, and provides sound support for all the groups. Noah is proficient on a host of instruments: from the guitar, bass, percussion, ukulele, piano and banjo. He has worked as a private instructor on all these instruments gaining consistent student approval as he makes learning an enjoyable and rewarding endeavor. He welcomes students from all backgrounds, skill levels, and ages to join him in developing their musical passion.

Jeremy Pruitt: With a life-long passion for music, Jeremy Pruitt has over 20 years of experience performing solo and with various ensembles in clubs, churches, theaters, and busking on streets all over the country. He specializes in lessons for young singer/songwriters and guitar players. He is well-versed in R&B/Soul, Pop, Blues, Folk/Americana, Country, and Rock.

Melody Jackson has been playing drums and guitar since 1992 and has been teaching since 1999. She has directed several music programs and played in several bands. She has formal training in Audio Engineering and loves to learn, as well as teach. Her teaching approach is based on her student’s learning style and interests. You'll learn fundamentals as well as practical application in the music that moves you. She typically works with ages 10 and up, but can make exceptions.