Rachel Griffiths is a guitarist with over 12 years of experience. She is Cleveland native and has played in multiple venues across the metro area to include, Beachland Ballroom, Playhouse Square and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Rachel is a graduate of the Berklee College of Music Jazz Studies Program at Cuyahoga Community College. She is continuing her education at Cleveland State University in performance and music education.
Rachel has an appreciation and a love for many different genres such as, rock, blues, jazz and gypsy jazz. She has a passion and an in-depth knowledge of music theory and jazz harmony. Rachel has studied the most efficient ways to practice and achieve goals. In her approach to teaching, Rachel strives to instill fundamental skills that provide students with the foundation to become their own best teacher. Rachel is a good listener and values the importance of each student finding his or her own voice.