I'm Brian Shuff and I'd like to welcome you to Brian's Guitar Lessons, offering instruction for Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Classical Guitar, and Bass Guitar.

Utilizing in-home lessons designed for all ages and skill levels Brian's Guitar Lessons will get anyone on the right path to acheiving their musical goals. So if your goal is to learn Taylor Swift, or Yngwie Malmsteen, or even just your favorite musical group, Brian's Guitar Lessons can get you jamming on it in no time.

Styles I teach

Brian's Guitar Lessons teaches Rock, Blues, Pop, Country, Metal, Classical, Jazz, Indie, and any styles my students have an interest in learning.

Meet our Teachers

Get to know more about our teachers. You can visit the teachers page or feel free to ask a question.

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Dallas Shaw

Dallas is a younger musician who has been rocking his guitars for seventeen years, coming from main inspirations like Nirvana, Guns N Roses, and Led Zeppelin. Dallas loves genres of hard rock, alternative, and grunge but can range all over including acoustic and classical.

From writing, to recording, to teaching, and producing both covers and original music, Dallas can cover many areas of the music field. Although, that does not take away from his understanding or patience of beginning music skill levels. Continue Reading

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About Lessons

Brian's Guitar Lessons are conveniently taught in-home, and provides one hour or half hour of private instruction. These lessons are informative and catered toward the musical goals of the student, but most importantly the lessons are designed for optimal results and fun!

The guitar is an amazing instrument and I ensure that all of my students are having fun while learning. My number one priority is to secure the success of my students by instilling the same methods that gained me success on the guitar.

Why choose me?

As a guitarist for over 20 years, and a Guitar Instructor for over 10 years, I have developed proven methods for maintaining the continued success of all of my students. Guitar is not only an extremely fun and rewarding instrument for me, but it's also my profession. This means that I eat, breathe, and sleep Guitar.

Get Started

To get started on Brian's Guitar Lessons you can use my fast and easy Sign Up Form. If you want to get to know more about me you can get a feel for how I approach lessons with all of my students. So if you have questions or you're not sure if you want to sign up yet you can submit questions or comments via my Input page, or you can contact me and I will be happy to answer your questions.

Get Involved

I offer Free Video Tutorials designed for all ages and skill levels to help keep you practicing so be sure to watch out for upcoming videos and also check out my Free Guitar Tablature. Another cool feature to check out is some videos of my students shredding on their guitars! So stay informed with my latest News Feeds or you can find out what events Brian's Guitar Lessons will be putting on soon. I hope to see you all there!


Brian's Guitar Lessons serves all areas of North County San Diego including, Oceanside, Vista, Camp Pendleton, Carlsbad, Encinitas, Cardiff, San Marcos, Escondido, Solana Beach, Del Mar,, Carmel Valley, Bonsall, and 4s Ranch. If you're located in one of these areas and are interested in learning more about Brian's Guitar lessons, or thinking about signing up for lessons, please don't hesitate to Contact Me, or visit the Sign Up page.

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