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Brian Rivers provides the very best in guitar instruction. Brian loves working with all ages and abilities and has worked with thousands of guitar players, songwriters and musicians to become the performers they have always dreamed of becoming. Brian is a music educator, award winning guitarist and graduate of the College-Conservatory of Music with a degree in Music Education with a specialization in Jazz Studies. Brian has extensive performance and recording credits and experience as both an acoustic and electric guitarist. Brian's home studio, Rivers Music LLC in the Clifton neighborhood of Cincinnati, OH. In addition to guitar lessons, Brian also teaches, bass, recording, songwriting, improvising, and music theory. Brian will help you to set goals and then give you the techniques and tools to achieve your goals.
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Brian is a musician's musician with over 30 years of professional experience and credits. He regularly performs with Cincinnati's very best musicians and songwriters at concerts and music festivals. In his regular role as sideman, Brian is known for his dazzling guitar playing and artistic sensitivity which combine to support and bring out the very best in an artist and song.
Brian with Tracy Walker at the Ludlow Garage, Cincinnati, OH
Brian with Tracy Walker Playing Greasy!
Friday, Oct. 20 - 9:00pm to 12:00pm with Tracy Walker at The Trinity Gastro Pub, 8953 Princeton Glendale Road, West Chester Township, OH 45069
Sunday, Nov. 5 - 4:00pm with MUSE Cincinnati's Women's Choir at The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, 50 E Freedom Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202 (Sorry, this show is SOLD OUT!)
Friday, Nov. 10 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm with Tracy Walker at an Art Show, details coming soon.
Industry Sponsors and Partners...
Brian is a proud to be a partner with Taylor Guitars. Brian plays a Taylor 916CE guitar because it is simply the very best acoustic/electric guitar available! When Brian visited the factory in El Cajon and learned about Taylor's commitment to quality and sustainability and Taylor learned about Brian's background and vision for the future of guitar education a partnership was born! Thanks to Taylor Guitars for their continued support and fantastic products!
If you have ever seen Brian play you know that Reverend guitars are his guitar of choice! Brian can be regularly seen playing either his Jetstream 390 or his Pete Anderson PA-1. Thank you to Reverend guitars for their continued sponsorship and incredible products! Check them out: http://www.reverendguitars.com
Brian is a DR Artist and uses and recommends DR strings to all of his students and guitar playing friends! Thank you to DR strings for their continued sponsorship and support.
Rivers Music is moving to Clifton!
Rivers Music will be relocating to Clifton starting June 2! We look forward to our more central location!
My Method Book will be available September 2017!
My guitar method book is done and is now with production staff, look for it in Spring 2018! Check back for more information soon!