Summer guitar workshop begins Aug. 10 with performer Peter Pupping

Noted Encinitas guitar performer and teacher Peter Pupping is inviting beginning and intermediate guitarists to improve their musicianship and technique with hands-on coaching and musical training in a small group setting.

The session is open to all ages. Pupping will guide students in learning chords, reading music, scales, improvisation and overall technique to improve all skills. Students will study folk, rock, classical and jazz music and technique.

The class will meet for four consecutive Mondays from 7-9 p.m. at Ranch View Baptist Church, 415 Rancho Santa Fe Road, in Encinitas, beginning Aug. 10. Participation and all course materials are $150.

Pupping has been teaching and performing in Southern California for more than 30 years. His band, the Peter Pupping Band, has released several CDs and performed countless professional concerts. Pupping earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees in music from San Diego State University. Besides teaching private lessons, recording and performing, he organizes and directs the Encinitas Guitar Orchestra twice each year.

Contact Peter Pupping at Guitar Sounds, 760-943-0755 or, or register at on the calendar or registration tabs.