Jacob Salomons is recognized as one of Canada's premier classical guitar instructors. With 45 years teaching experience at all levels and including 25 years as head of the guitar department at the University of Calgary (1980 - 2005) he is uniquely qualified to help students with all aspects of Classical Guitar development. He has in addition conducted numerous master classes throughout Canada as and has adjudicated at Music Festivals throughout Alberta and British Columbia.
Click here for entire biography.

Qualification Summary


  • Undergraduate study at University of Calgary
  • Studied with Alirio Diaz in Banff and Arles France, 4 summers.
  • Studied with Oscar Ghiglia, Banff, 9 summers plus one year of special studies in Basel, Switzerland.
  • Additional master classes with George Sakellariou, Leo Brouwer, Abel Carlevaro, Pepe Romero, Ako Ito and Henri Dorigny and Manuel Barrueco.

Announcing a limited number of vacancies for classical guitar instruction beginning immediately if desired and for fall of 2016. My apologies for those who have been waiting.
Click here for more information