David Stern

certified private instructor

David Stern is a jazz guitarist, composer, arranger, educator, and author who actively performs as a leader and sideman in local clubs in the New York City scene. He also authored the book "Intervallic Patterns for Improvisation: A Thorough Approach." In May 2018, he graduated the prestigious Berklee College of Music (having studied with musicians such as Dave Liebman, Kenny Werner, Mick Goodrick, etc.).

Teaching Philosophy

"Give a man a fish, you feed him for a day. Teach a man how to fish, you feed him for a lifetime."