Instruments: Guitar, Ukulele
Styles: Rock, Indie, Blues, Folk, Psychedelic, Progressive, Acoustic, Metal
Musical Education: Registry of Guitar Tutors - Grade 6 Certification
Tate started taking guitar lessons at Mar-Schells Music in 2006. Lessons at Mar-Schell’s sent Tate on a life-changing journey and today, he is a member of the band, Ozconscious, as well as teaching at the place where he took his first guitar lessons. Tate’s main influences are The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin, Bob Dylan, Arcade Fire and many others of various genres.
He enjoys teaching a variety of styles ranging from good old classic rock, blues and folk to more experimental indie, psychedelic and metal genres. He emphasizes the fundamentals to all of his students to prime them for whatever type of style they want to pursue in the future. Taking lessons with Tate will give you all of the practical skills necessary to take you on any musical adventure you so desire! Tate has a unique method of teaching theory that is guaranteed to be different from any theory lesson you’ve had before! Lessons with Tate will give you the building blocks you need for your innate creativity to flourish and allow your instrument be an extension of your individuality.