Lee Nathanson is the instructor for beginning guitar. Lee has seven years teaching experience. In addition to Compass, he is an instructor at Music and Arts in both Rockville, MD and Oakton, VA where he teaches individual and small group classes. He also works as an independent, private instructor, and formerly taught at Jerry’s Music. Lee is a graduate of the Guitar Institute of Technology at Musicians Institute in Los Angeles. He also earned both a Bachelors of Music in Jazz Guitar Studies and a Masters of Music in Jazz Guitar Performance at the University of Maryland. Lee’s has performed in over 30 concerts with the flagship University of Maryland Jazz Ensemble and has participated in the Mid Atlantic Jazz Festival and University of DC Jazz Concert.