Below are Places and Instructors that provide excellent Guitar Lessons in the Antelope Valley area:

Music Stores – Equipment and Lessons:

Tapp’s Music (Dana Tapp – AVGS Sponsor):

Mel Booker Music (Mel Booker – AVGS Sponsor):

Guitar Center (AVGS Sponsor):Guitar Center

Stansell Guitars:

Les Stansell combines a traditional Spanish Classic design with Port Orford Cedar (Oregon Lawson Cypress). Living on the South Oregon Coast has allowed Stansell to incorporate the very best this rare wood has to offer in a quest to emulate the Spanish Masters.


Trilogy Guitars:
Trilogy Guitars provides fine Classical, Flamenco, and Acoustic guitars to clients worldwide.
We also carry accessories such as strings, tuners, guitar supports, and stands.
In addition to providing the world with remarkable instruments and accessories, we also offer lessons to beginning and intermediate students.

At Trilogy Guitars our goal is to provide the guitarist, whether a beginner or a seasoned professional, with the basic materials needed to be a successful musician.

Notes From Tom (Discounted Guitar Strings):



Italia Leather Straps:

Unique Guitar Straps: 40+ Styles Craftsman Made in California

Italia Leather Straps are the perfect combination of quality, craftsmanship and comfort for your guitar or bass.

Each Italia guitar strap or bass strap is unique and made-to-order in California, USA. When you place an order, our team of skilled craftspeople goes to work on your specific strap(s). Our proprietary strap design incorporates layers of fine Italian Leather and a Nappa suede backing for the ultimate in look, feel and durability. High-Tension stitching provides extra strength for those with active playing styles.

Our guitar straps are elegantly designed for a lifetime of use. In addition, Italia Straps don’t have any awkward hardware or buckles that can dig into your shoulder or damage your instrument.

Italia Straps will fit any guitar or bass; acoustic or electric.


Guitar Repair:David Paul Sprowl:
Website: Stringwalker Lutherie
Cell: 661-435-3557
Guitar Lessons:Doug Moon (Guitar/Banjo) – Blue Grass, Blues, Folk, Swing:

El Javi:

Ellen LeFevre (Elayna):

Julian Corpeno: and

Tizoc Estrada:

Guitar Societies:

Sacramento Guitar Society:

American Guitar Society:

Ventura Guitar Society:

Orange County Guitar Circle:

Long Beach Classical Guitar Society:

Guitar Foundation of America: