Recommended Guitar Accessories

New “Recommended Products” Pages

I’m happy to announce a new Recommended Products section of the website today. Over the last year and a half of the Deft Digits existence, I’ve had so many students ask me about instruments, accessories, and books that I knew …

Seattle Ukulele Lessons

Seattle Ukulele Lessons

In addition to the guitar lessons I’ve been teaching for the last few years, I’m now also offering ukulele lessons in my Seattle studio. I learned how to play the ukulele several years ago, but haven’t tried teaching it until …

Off the Wall School of Music

Guitar Lessons at Off the Wall School of Music

I’m thrilled to announce that in addition to teaching guitar lessons on Skype and in my Seattle studio, I am now also teaching at Off the Wall School of Music in Wallingford. Since 2010, they’ve been offering lessons on piano, …

Guitar Capo

New Tool: Capo Calculator

I’ve written a new web tool! Check out the Capo Calculator. Choose any set of chords from any song you’re learning or writing or you already love to play, and the Capo Calculator will show you the best places for …

Deft Digits Guitar Picks

Deft Digits Guitar Picks

In case you hadn’t noticed, Deft Digits Guitar Lessons got a spanking new logo this month. (I had it done at MycroBurst, and was very happy with the results.) To celebrate, I gave myself an awesome Christmas gift: custom guitar …

Deft Digits Tea Station

The Deft Digits Tea Station

Displayed in the photograph to the right is the “Tea Station” in the Deft Digits Guitar Lessons lobby. All students, parents, and guests are offered a cup of tea upon entering the teaching studio. It’s proving to be a big …

Christmas Guitar

Guitar Lessons for Christmas!

Is there a musician in your family? Perhaps a young rocker who’s dying to make some noise? Or a veteran guitar hobbyist who could use a little nudge toward rediscovering a love of the instrument? I present to you the …

Deft Digits Guitar Lessons

Welcome to Deft Digits

I hereby announce the launch of Deft Digits Guitar Lessons. Deft Digits is the teaching business of guitarist Joe Walker. That’s me. I’ve been playing and teaching since 1998, and I just moved from Southern California back to my hometown, …