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John Wirt

Guitar, Trumpet, Bass, and Ukulele

John Wirt holds a Bachelor of Music degree in performance and audio engineering from the University of Missouri-Kansas City. He has been teaching private music lessons for over ten years in addition to teaching group classes and lessons in the K-8 school system. He has performed and toured nationwide with many jazz, rock, country, and blues groups over the years including Bixby Lane, Killer Strayhorn, The Band That Saved The World, Julia Othmer, Quixotic, Apollo 13, and the Down Beat magazine acclaimed People's Liberation Big Band. John has also performed in the pit and on stage for many musical theatre productions both regionally and nationally. He and his wife currently perform for many weddings and private events in the Colorado area. John strives to create a fun and positive learning environment for his students. His philosophy has always been to construct a unique method for each of his students to help them reach their fullest potential and inner excellence through goal setting, practice, and discovering and encouraging musical passions.