Born: January 2, 1954 Primary Instrument: Guitar
Author • Musician • Educator • Graphic Artist
Curt has been a performing guitarist/recording artist for the past 30 years and a private music instructor for the last 20 years. As an educator and author Curt has published over 30 books on music, guitar and ukulele. Curt maintains a roster of between 40 to 60 private guitar, bass and ukulele students a week.
Curt has been published by Just Jazz Guitar magazine.
Curt designed and maintains the Internet's most comprehensive resource for jazz guitarists and ukulele players. Here is what jazz guitarist Joe Finn had to say about the site: One of the internet's most comprehensive resources for the jazz guitarist is jazzguitarresources.com where you will find outstanding information about luthiers, instructional materials, instruments, and the musicians themselves. I especially like the new interview section. Webmaster Curt Sheller, who is also a terrific guitarist, has done the jazz guitar community a great service with this fine site.
As a jazz guitarist Curt performs in and around the Philadelphia area solo and in a variety of duo and trio settings.
As a ukulele player Curt has performed and given workshops at several annual ukulele festivals across the US including Indianapolis, New York City, Los Angeles, and Baltimore.
Willing to teach:
Intermediate to advanced students
Curt has been a performing guitarist/recording artist for the past 30 years and a private music instructor for the last 20 years. As an educator and author Curt has published over 20 books on music, guitar and ukulele. Here is what Nick Matty said about Curt''s books. "I have purchased many books over the past 15 years I have been playing and none of them come even close to having the detailed and easy to understand information yours have. Available for lessons in my home studio in Pottstown, PA and the Music and Arts Center in Plymouth Meeting, PA. Rates are 20 to 25 per half hour depending on location. Very flexible schedule.
Workshops, clinics and concerts. Take your guitar and ukulele playing to the next level. Just drop me a line and we can work out the details. Your club, store or teaching studio can host one of my workshops and concerts. I have presented workshops and performed at various ukulele festivals across the US. From the New York Uke Fest to The Southern California Ukulele Festival and points in between.