As an educational leader, Pat's music teaching techniques have been proven effective for over forty years. His studio is housed at The Music Outlet, 1050 Winfield Dunn Parkway, Sevierville, TN. Call (865) 453-1031 for available session times.
Pat instructs in guitar, bass, keyboard, music theory, performance vocals, arranging, and composition. His studio is the most technologically advanced private teaching facility in East Tennessee with full video capacity.
Guitarists from across the nation come to the Smoky Mountains each year and reserve studio time to study fingertstyle guitar and music theory concepts with Pat. To set up session time call (865) 453-1031.
Pat performs as a solo artist and with his various groups and is endorsed by the incomparable Blue Frog Guitar Company (Custom Electrics) and the Maton Guitar Company of Victoria, AU (Acoustics).
Pat keeps an active performance schedule as a vocalist and finger-style guitarst in the Acoustic, Jazz, New Classic Country, and Classic Country & Western Swing idioms.
The highlight of each year, for Pat, occurs each July in Nashville, TN...."The Chet Atkins Appreciation Society" (CAAS) convention, where lovers of guitar come from all over the world to enjoy the art and artists who perform concert segments and workshops at the convention. CAAS is a guitar lovers dream. If you love the art of the instrument or the art of the music, you will love coming to CAAS. Pat does three concert segments and a workshop each year.
To schedule concerts, workshops, or speaking engagements please call (865) 654-7896 or utilize the form on the "Contact Us" page of this website.