Thanh is a devoted, passionate guitarist who puts everything into his music. As a teacher, he excels at clarifying difficult-to-grasp concepts and easing students into playing challenging pieces. He is also exceedingly patient and makes lessons fun and engaging.”
- Abhishek -
...He's really good with kids, punctual, knowledgeable, and very passionate about music. -Sophia
“Thanh is a very approachable and reliable person (always smiling). Both of my kids learnt Guitar from him and have enjoyed taking classes from him for many years. They have high regards for his teaching skills.”
- Pramod -
Wedding in Missouri.
Accompanying vocalist Danielle Crook in an art song.
Graduate recital at San Jose State University.
...When he plays classical and flamenco pieces, his music evokes an emotional response. Thanh's passion for guitar can be seen in his music. He is talented, friendly, and patient. -Tri
Villa-Lobos Trio playing at San Jose State University.
Gianfranco and I sharing some music at (then) Caffe Trieste in San Jose, CA.
"Thanh kept him motivated and interested with the right amount of push. Thanh has been the best Guitar teacher that my son has had."
- Shikha -
Listening Hour performance at San Jose State University.
"...he is able to connect with his students and customize their guitar lessons according to their strengths. He is a very positive and encouraging teacher..."
In short, I love music, guitar, and teaching. Teaching is a serious activity where I am totally dedicated to my students. I put 100% effort if making sure they learn good form, good musicality, acoustic science, music theory, and enjoyment. I believe that music is a lifelong journey.