Tobias Hurwitz

H-410 296 1131, C-443 605 5986


Objective: Seeking teaching positions in guitar or music departments at the college level.

Main instruments: Guitar and Bass Guitar


1987 Graduate GIT: Guitar Institute of Technology (Hollywood California)

1982 Graduate Mauro’s School of Music- Recording Tech Program (Baltimore, MD)


Summary of Experience

-  Current adjunct faculty at Hagerstown Community College

–  Current visiting faculty at Carroll Community College

– 37 years music industry experience

– 25 years teaching private lessons and in classroom settings

–  Author Alfred Publications -15 guitar method books

– 10 plus years online teaching experience to include Skype and prerecorded video lessons

– Experienced live performer of solo guitar master classes and clinics

– Published widely by major guitar magazines including: Guitar Player and Guitar Magazine

– Independent recording artist of solo releases and collaborations with well known musicians

– Inventor of and holder of patent and trademark for The Musical Note Speedometer. (The Shred-o-Meter)

– Endorsements; Paul Reed Smith Guitars, Fractal Audio, Ernie Ball Strings


Work  Experience

2011 – Present Crown of the Continent Guitar Festival


2011 – Present Ruby Mountain Guitar Summit


2010 – Present Hagerstown Comm. College

Adjunct Faculty

1987- Present Self employed

Guitar/Music Instructor

1995 – 2011 National Guitar Workshop/DayJams

Campus Director

1995 – Present Guitar Master Classes and Clinics

Live Performer



Baltimore’s Best Guitar Teacher – Baltimore City Paper

Best Guitarist in the Mid-Atlantic – Music Monthly



Joe Marschner: Professor of Music and Drama Hagerstown Community College (240) 500 2509

Patrick Kisicki: Coordinator Guitar Department: Carol Community College (410) 961-7032

Ariel Dechosa – Director After School Music Program – Gilman School for Boys (410) 323 3800 x 163

Pat Kaunitz – Director Ruby Mountain Guitar Summit (301) 299-0524

Margery Fox – Program Coordinator Crown of the Continent Guitar Festival (406) 407-5962

Take guitar or ukulele lessons in Towson, Maryland or over skype, zoom, face time, or jamkazam with Baltimore’s best guitar teacher, Tobias Hurwitz. Study with the guy who wrote the book on rock guitar! Experience Baltimore Rock Fest rock music camp with Tobias Hurwitz!