Vinny Crippen is an experienced guitar player, pianist, composer, performer and teacher. He started playing guitar when he was in elementary school, and has never stopped. In high school, Vinny was one of the most notable musicians in school, performing in the jazz band, as well as multiple bands around town. His passion for music was recognized and he received a few scholarships to continue his dream of pursuing music at The University of Colorado Denver. Since Graduating college he has continued pursuing music, teaching many students, and writing and performing original music in his band, Melody Lines.
Vinny is big on music theory – reading notes, rhythms, and understanding how chords and scales function. The skills taught in lessons will cover the spectrum of knowledge, and help students be able to compose their own songs. He works with students to progress them at the rate that’s comfortable, and he makes lessons fun!