Classical & Jazz Guitar Lessons in Kenmore, Washington (Seattle)

Love guitar music and want to go deeper? I’ll do my utmost to help you along your musical journey!

Greetings. My name is Dan Cosley.

I’m an active guitarist and composer with 20+ years of experience in music education, including seven university/college teaching positions.

I hold a dual Master’s Degree in Classical Guitar Performance & Composition and have trained with major figures in the guitar world (Ricardo Iznaola, Roland Dyens, etc.)

I’ve prepared students to attend top institutions, such as The Juilliard School, and The Berklee College of Music, and enjoy mentoring hundreds of semi-professional and amateur musicians from around the globe. I’ll craft a personalized curriculum tailored to your needs, interests, and goals.

View my full biography and CV here…

My teaching methods embrace classical repertoire, jazz standards, etudes, technique, ensemble playing, improvisation, sight-reading, solfège, theory, composition, arranging, popular & folk tunes, and more.

Students enrolled in weekly lessons receive free access to my video lessons site.

All ages, levels, and styles are welcome!

Dan Cosley


Downtown Kenmore, Washington (or online via ZOOM, FaceTime, Google Meet, etc.)

Once per week, or twice per month.

I draw from a carefully selected collection of books and methods, some of which I’ve written myself.
Check out my books here.

Contact Dan at dancosleycomposer@gmail.com

Payment methods:
PayPal, Venmo, Zelle, credit card, etc.

Reschedule & Cancellation Policy:
Cancellations within 24 hours of your confirmed lesson time cannot be refunded.


Lesson Fees:
30-minute lessons: $60
60-minute lessons: $110

Online Lesson Fees:
30-minute lessons: $60
60-minute lessons: $110


Please email, text, or call me with any questions:



“Intensive theory, technique, & repertoire courses for guitarists.”