Guitar and Bass
Guitarist, Songwriter, Singer
Teaches Electric & Acoustic Guitar & Bass
Joe Allocco has been playing guitar since the age of 10, and singing & songwriting shortly after that.
Joe has been teaching guitar professionally since 1983.
Joe has owned a recording studio since 1984.
Joe is a full-time professional musician, playing many shows per year, up and down the East Coast and as far west as Hawaii.
Joe is a member of BMI & SGA.
1983-Present: Private Lessons
1983-1984: Keyport Music, Keyport, NJ
1984-1988: Private lessons in California
1988-1993: Notable Music, Middletown, NJ
1993-1998: Private Lessons in NJ & PA
1998-2005: Nothing New Music, Lakehurst, NJ
2002-2006: Freehold Music Center
2006-Present: Monmouth Academy of Musical Arts
In your lessons, Joe will teach you how to play the songs that you like.
This will include learning: Scales, Chords, Finger Exercises, Right & Left Hand Technique, Picking Exercises, Fingerpicking, Names of Notes, Music Theory, Chord Formulas, Scale Formulas, Improvising, Ear Training, Dynamics, How to choose equipment, How to read chord charts, How to read Tab, How to play in time, etc... To name a few. :)
"I learn about my students."
"I want to teach them what they want to learn."
"I want to help them fulfill their musical dreams."
I look forward to helping you achieve your musical goals.
Sincerely, Joe Allocco
"Turn your dreams into reality!"