Online Lessons with Dan Cosley:

Private online guitar/theory/composition lessons with a former professor of music and leading guitarist/composer. 

An accomplished jazz & classical educator, artist, and author, Dan Cosley has prepared students to attend top institutions, such as the Berklee College of Music.

Personalized curriculum suited to your level and goals: jazz standards, classical repertoire, etudes, technique, ensemble playing, improvisation, music theory, composition, and arranging.

Students of all levels and styles are encouraged!

Timezone: Dan is an American expat living in Kyoto, Japan

Platforms: Zoom, FaceTime, Skype, etc.

Languages: Lessons in English, Japanese, or English + Japanese.


30 Minutes: $40
60 Minutes: $75

In addition to one-on-one instruction, students receive free access to Dan’s extensive online video curriculum and PDF’s for each month that they take lessons.

More Info.

Contact Dan at dancosleycomposer@gmail.com for scheduling/information.

Who is Dan Cosley? More information about Dan found here (CV)

In-Person Lessons:

Guitar Lessons in Kyoto

ギターレッスン 京都

Video Courses


“Comprehensive training in fret-board harmony, aural skills, & improvisation. Empowering guitarists of all styles & levels on the path to musical fluency.”


Free Video Course Samples
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Scale & Interval Patterns
Pentatonics & Hexatonics
7th Chord Arpeggios
7th Chord Inversions