A Rich History and Tradition of Excellence
Wolfman’s School of Music was founded in 1986, by Bob Wolfman, which served as a prep school for some of the top music universities and colleges including the prestigious Berklee College of Music. Since then Wolfman's has provided students of all ages and interests with quality music educations at an affordable price.
At Wolfman's, we have always and will always advocate for our students. We do so by providing our students with the proper tools that help you develop the necessary skills to achieve your musical goals.
1,000 + Students Taught
Various Talents & Skill Levels
Quality Music Education
30+ Years Professional Teaching & Performing Experience
Thorough and Logical Teaching Methods
We offer the most comprehensive, easy to follow presentation. This enables you to obtain the greatest amount of knowledge and playing skill in the shortest period of time, which translates into a much higher level of enjoyment through increased understanding of music, and much more fun and satisfaction because you're playing the music you love!!
Wolfman’s School of Music has brought the joys of playing music to countless students of all ages from all over the globe. Now you too can share the same enjoyment through the miracle of the internet! Of course, if you live in our area, we do offer private lessons in our studio, or your home or office.
When you are ready to get started, be sure to select either Personal Guitar Lessons (Live with Bob), Skype Guitar Lessons with Bob (via Web Cam), or our 10 Week Online Beginners Course to get a head start!
Our specialty for private instrument instruction is Guitar and Bass guitar, but we also provide lessons for Piano, Voice, and Drums. Of course, music theory training courses and tutoring are provided also; Harmony, Ear Training, Songrwiritng and Composition and Arranging. We pride ourselves in getting our students to make real music within the first four lessons. Helping complete beginners quickly "get up to speed" playing and understanding music, getting intermediates to "fill in the gaps" and break bad habits are indeed specialities of ours.
However, we also take pride in helping experienced and advanced pros really hone their skills and "up their game" to further their career as performers and/or recording artists. As an accomplished master musician and guitarist, Bob Wolfman has taught many professional music instructors as well.
ABOUT BOB WOLFMAN
Bob Wolfman grew up in New York City and began studying guitar at the age of 11, started performing at age thirteen, and by the time he reached high school was doing studio work as a session player in Manhattan. Bob has performed with such greats as Chick Corea, Larry Coryell, Joe Beck, Grover Washington, and Robben Ford. Having toured many countries on three continents as a performing and recording guitarist, Bob has a truly eclectic background, with a deep appreciation and understanding of contemporary music and styles.
Bob graduated in 1980 from the highly acclaimed Berklee College of Music in Boston with a Performance Degree and more than two years as a Music Ed. major. He performs with his band for enthusiastic audiences with sold-out appearances at notable music venues throughout New England, the East Coast and Europe. With his more than 30 years of teaching experience, Bob Wolfman brings much more to his private teaching as well as his online music courses than one might ordinarily expect to find.
He developed and refined his unique and innovative approach as a result of thousands of hours of hands-on teaching experience with people of all ages and playing styles. Bob’s time tested teaching style and methods are fun and effective, assuring fast results. Bob Wolfman is one of the most respected and highly sought after music instructors in the Boston, North Shore, and Southern New England areas.
Liked for his warmth and humor, and admired for his skill, expertise and integrity, Wolfman’s School of Music has grown rapidly as has its large number of music students. The school has developed a great reputation as an affordable alternative for high quality music instruction.
Shown on the left, Bob Wolfman in the studio with his lifelong hero EDDIE KRAMER, unquestionably, one of the most renowned and well-respected producers/engineers in all of rock history. The amount of legendary rock artists he has worked with over his long and illustrious career is staggering — the Beatles, Jimi Hendrix, Led Zeppelin, and Kiss. He worked on live recordings by Led Zeppelin, Jimi Hendrix, Kiss, John Mayall, the Rolling Stones, Peter Frampton, Joe Cocker, Curtis Mayfield, Santana, David Bowie, and Eric Clapton with Derek & the Dominoes. Add to it several of Led Zeppelin’s most enduring albums (Led Zeppelin II, Houses of the Holy, Physical Graffiti. Bob was hired for this session as a consultant and session guitarist for a high end piece of signal processing gear.
< Bob Wolfman in the studio with EDDIE KRAMER
Bob Wolfman – Performer/Recording Artist
“Simply one of the best guitarists in the U.S. today!” - Boston Globe
“A force to be reckoned with, Wolfman has blistering technique and plays with intensity
and refinement that speaks to his deep musicality.” - Joyce Kulhawik – Arts and Entertainment critic
Hot on the heels of his new CD ~ “TRANSITION”, Bob Wolfman is taking the music scene by storm and rapidly receiving rave reviews from critics and fans alike. Bob is currently performing with his band featuring Kenwood Dennard on drums, James Cammack on Bass and Ferdi Argenti on keys, and often features jazz giant Larry Coryell on guitar. A mentor and lifelong friend to Wolfman, Coryell produced “TRANSITION” and plays on all tracks for his protégé’s new album.
Bob Wolfman is a legendary guitarist/vocalist in the Boston and New England area. He has gained recognition as one of the leading guitarist/vocalists on the East Coast since the nineteen nineties as a leader of his Bob Wolfman Band. An extremely versatile musician, Wolfman is well versed in Blues, Rock and Jazz. He has performed, recorded and/or toured with such greats as keyboard genius - Chick Corea, the “Godfather “of Jazz/Rock Fusion - Larry Coryell, New York studio session icon/producer - Joe Beck, legendary bassist for Weather Report/Joe Zawinul – Victor Bailey, one of the world’s top drummers - Kenwood Dennard, Bassist for Ahmad Jamal – James Cammack, Blues/Jazz guitar icon Robben Ford, sax giant for Van Morrison – John Payne, Blues vocalist Toni Lynn Washington, Blues/Jazz harmonica icon - Mike “Turk” Richards, Bluesman - James Montgomery, and many more. Bob Wolfman began doing studio work in Manahattan at the age of 16, he has played on several hundred recordings as a “hired gun” session guitarist, and he has performed in many countries on three continents in every type of venue, ranging from coffee houses, nightclubs, colleges and theaters to large concert halls and stadiums.
Bob Wolfman in the studio with a custom-made Ken Parker guitar.
Photo above: In the studio rehearsing with Larry Coryell…..a pre-production session for Bob’s new CD, “TRANSITION”.
Bob Wolfman recording his new CD, TRANSITION -
In the studio with incredible bassist, the late GREAT Victor Bailey, (WE WILL ALL MISS YOU TERRIBLY!) , also world class drummer Kenwood Dennard, and brilliant keyboardist Ferdi Argenti.
An Author and Producer
Bob has authored the following publications:
Your Own Private Guitar Teacher in a Book ©1991
Advanced Contemporary Electric Guitar ©1993
Short Guide to Musical Terms and Symbols ©1989
Blues Guitar Toolkit ©1995
WOLFMAN'S "GROOVE TRAX" © 1990 @ hour play along CD's
Bob has produced hundreds of singer songwriter's and bands CD recordings.
Bob continues to compose, produce, arrange and record his own music as well as other artists, and jingles for TV and Radio.