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This is where you can get the latest guitar lesson for kids updates from Rock Dojo! Here you will find the latest news for our online guitar lessons and tons of free guitar lesson tips.


Rock Dojo Founder Brian Parham Wins IFCC Artist-in-Residency

Brian Parham Wins IFCC Artist-in-Residency Rock Dojo founder Brian Parham is among eight Portland-based black artists awarded a 2022-2023 Portland Parks & Recreation Artist-in-Residency at the historic Interstate Firehouse Cultural Center (IFCC). The IFCC residency was designed to provide artists with time and space to pursue their art-making. The other ...
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Rock Dojo After-School Guitar Portland

Looking for a great after-school program for your kids in Portland, OR? Look no further than Rock Dojo. Rock Dojo's award-winning rock guitar program for elementary school students is back and better than ever for Portland kids. SIGN UP Why Choose Rock Dojo After-School? Our mission is to provide every elementary school student in ...
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Portland After-School Guitar Rock Dojo

Frequently Asked Questions about Rock Dojo After-School

Happy back to school, Portland! We know back to school can be stressful for both students and parents. After all, there are a million things to consider at this time, schedules to sort out, and activities to juggle. That's why we put together this handy-dandy FAQ to make your after-school ...
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Best Guitar After-School 2022 Portland Oregon

Rock Dojo Guitar After-School is Back! Back to school is coming, and many parents are searching for the best after-school experience in Portland, Oregon. Rock Dojo is an award-winning guitar program born in Portland, Oregon. Since 2014, Brian has developed the most innovative and engaging music learning experience for elementary ...
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Is Guitar After-School Good?

Is Guitar After-School Good?

Attending an after-school guitar program can improve your child's academic performance, develop social skills, and boost creative thinking. Rock Dojo guitar after school is an award-winning program designed to engage elementary school children with the challenges and rewards of learning to play guitar. So why is Rock Dojo after-school good, ...
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Brian Parham Wins Make Learn Build Grant

Brian Parham Wins RACC Make | Learn | Build Grant

FREE CLASS The Guitar Sensei Wins MLB Grant On March 31, Rock Dojo founder Brian Parham, also known as the "Guitar Sensei," won a $3,000 Make | Learn | Build (MLB) Grant from the Regional Arts and Cultural Council (RACC.) Brian competed against 535 eligible artists and arts organizations for ...
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Learn how to get a great guitar tone.

Three Easy Tips for a Great Guitar Tone

FREE INTRODUCTORY 🎸 COURSE Excellent guitar playing starts with a great guitar tone! On the other hand, nothing will kill all your hard work in the practice room like a nasty tone. For that reason, I'm not going to sugarcoat it. If you're tone stinks, everything you play will stink ...
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Rock Dojo Online Guitar Lessons for Kids

Prepare To Learn Guitar In The New Year 

The New Year Is Almost Here! Rock Dojo would like to wish all our students and parents a Happy New Year! As we go into a brand new year together, we want students and parents alike to know that Rock Dojo will continue to be dedicated to helping students learn ...
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mother teaching her daughter the benefits of music education on a guitar.

Guitar Is A Great Creative Outlet For Kids 

Learning Guitar Is Made Fun, Accessible, And Easy With The Rock Dojo Is your child interested in music? Do they have a passion for rock n’ roll? Do they want to learn how to rock out on the guitar? Then sign them up for lessons with the Rock Dojo! Our ...
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How to Motivate Your Child to Practice Guitar

The Perfect Christmas Gift For Rock Dojo Students 

Happy Holidays, Rock Dojo Students And Parents! The holiday season is here, and the Rock Dojo team hopes that all of our students are enjoying themselves and eagerly anticipating the upcoming winter break. Remember, though, students – you must continue to hone your rock n’ roll skills even over the ...
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Online Guitar Lessons for Kids

Guitar Lessons Help Kids Overcome Challenges

The Rock Dojo Helps Students Pursue The Art Of Rock N’ Roll Does your kid want to pursue learning the guitar? At Rock Dojo, they can learn under the guitar-sensei himself! The Rock Dojo team is dedicated to helping our students train hard so that they can one day earn ...
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Rock Dojo Online Guitar Lessons for Kids

Rock Dojo’s Album Helps Kids Study 

Does Your Kid Want To Pursue The Art Of Rock N’ Roll Through The Guitar? Good news, Portland parents! Helping your kid learn guitar is easier than ever with the help of the Rock Dojo. Your kids can study under the tutelage of the guitar-sensei – learning all they need ...
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