Guitar Stop

Family Musical Instrument Guitar Store & Lessons
Cambridge MA - Since 1962

Music Lessons:

Guitar, Bass, Piano,  Ukulele, Mandolin, Banjo  lessons are available at Guitar Stop

Private Guitar, Bass, Piano, Mandolin, Banjo, Ukulele, and Voice Lessons

 $60 Per Hour - $30 Per ½ Hour   

*10 Pack Pre-Pay Save 10%!

$54  Per Hour - $27 per 1/2 Hour

*10  Pre-paid Discount Pack  may only be used for lessons and are non-refundable

Pre- Paid lessons do not guarantee Lesson price 

Professional Musicians Teach Individual Music Lessons

Music Lessons available in  all styles of music from beginner to advanced.  The instructor gears the lesson towards the needs of the individual student, teaching a basis of theory in the style of music the student is interested in.  

Call 617 876-0687 to schedule a lesson. 

A deposit of one lesson is required to make an appointment for the first lesson. 

Sign up for one lesson at a time.

Lessons are paid for the day they are taken.

The initial deposit pays for the last lesson.

24 Hour cancellation notice required. Call by 6:00 PM the night before the scheduled lesson and there is no charge to cancel or change. Canceling or changing on the day of the scheduled lesson requires payment for the lesson time reserved. 

Individual lessons are given at Guitar Stop®, during store hours, 

Monday thru Saturday 10- 6,  Wednesday and Thursday 10 - 8 and Sunday 12-6. 

Guitar Stop® is located at 1760 Mass Ave. in Cambridge in between Porter & Harvard Sq., between Lancaster St  (UPS Store on the corner) &  Linnaean St (Walgreen's Pharmacy on the corner)

Music Lessons Instructors:

 Travis Pullman,  Eric Gaudette,  Catherine Capozzi,  Alex Oster, Tali Freed,  Henry Vacherweill 


Travis Pullman Guitar, Bass, Mandolin, Ukulele & Banjo

Travis Pullman Music Teacher  Guitar Bass Mandolin Ukulele & Banjo

 Travis is a guitarist, composer and recording engineer.  He graduated from Berklee College of Music in 2002.  His style is unique, with Jazz, Country, Blues, Bluegrass, and Roots Rock flavors.  His recent projects include The Pullmans Country Blues / Western Swing, performing with the Somerville Symphony Orkestar. 

Eric Gaudette: Guitar, Bass, Piano, Ukulele, Mandolin & Banjo

Eric Gaudette:  Guitar, Bass, Piano, Ukulele, Mandolin & Banjo

Eric began playing the trombone at 10, but found stringed instruments were a better outlet for his creativity.  Primarily a guitarist, Eric also plays piano, bass, mandolin, banjo and ukulele. He has performed as part of a duo, He +He, in bands and for musical theater and classical ensembles. After graduating with a Bachelor's of Music in classical guitar performance from the Boston Conservatory he has devoted his time to writing music and teaching. His musical styles include: Rock, Blues, Jazz and Classical.

Catherine Capozzi: Guitar, Bass & Ukulele

Catherine Capozzi  Guitar, Bass, Piano, & Ukulele Private lessons are available at Guitar Stop

Catherine’s styles include classical, rock, pop, funk, blues, jazz, punk & surf.  Her song  “Acid Django” is featured on the History Channel’s show American Pickers. Catherine was featured in Guitar World Magazine as one of the “Female Guitarists You Should Know”.  She recently collaborated with Christina Goh (France) on a project, "Hors Format- Oversize" released on Plaza Mayor LTD out of London.  Her work on indie film soundtracks garnered "Best Score" awards for "Blood of the Tribades' and 'Magnetic'.   In 1993, Catherine won the Red Special Guitar contest judged by Queen’s Brian May.  She’s performed in New England and Europe with bands including: Axemunkee, Darling Pet Munkee, All the Queen’s Men, & Ziaf.

Alex Oster: Guitar, Bass, Ukulele & Piano

Alex Oster Music Teacher: Guitar, Bass, Ukulele & Piano

Alex started performing at an early age, focusing on Punk, Grunge, & Alternative Rock. He has played bass & guitar at many venues in New York & Boston, including TT the Bears, the Knitting Factory, the Precinct, & Arlene’s Grocery, with the bands At The End of the World & The Scatter Gang. Today, he performs as a Folk Singer/ Songwriter with Tali Freed & The Mandolin.  

Accepting students as young as 5 years old  

Tali Freed: Voice, Piano, Guitar, & Ukulele

Tali Freed: Voice, Piano, Guitar, & Ukulele Private lessons are available at Guitar Stop

Tali is a local Singer /Songwriter from Pennsylvania.  She graduated from Berklee College of Music, where she studied voice.  Tali sings lead & background vocals in bands and on recording sessions, focusing on contemporary styles.  She has also played keyboard, mandolin & violin in various bands and for her own music.  She is a veteran of a professional touring Theater Troupe.

Accepting students as young as 5 years old 

Henry Vacherweill: Guitar, Bass, Piano, & Ukulele

Henry Vacherweill Music Teacher:Guitar, Bass, Piano, & Ukulele

Henry has studied classical guitar performance at The University of Massachusetts: Lowell. Henry has performed as a violist in the chamber group “Watch City String Quartet”, as well as lead vocalist for the rock band “Volume One”. His musical styles include Classical, Rock, Pop, Blues and Jazz.

Accepting students as young as 5 years old