Jon Monter grew up in St Louis Missouri and found guitar and music around the age of 14. He was first drawn towards heavy metal and rock music before expanding into a appreciation of all music. He picked up on it quickly and it wasn't long before Jon embarked upon his formal musical training. Starting at a local college in St Louis Jon learned all the basics before transferring to Berklee College of Music.
At Berklee Jon immersed himself into his studies and aquired much knowledge and musical tools. With subjects like Music Theory, Music History, Ear Training, Arranging, Ensemble Practice and more - there was plenty to study at Berklee. Jon graduated with degrees in Guitar Performance and Music Business and he since moved to Los Angeles.
Being in a city like Los Angeles, with its wealth of opportunities, has given Jon the chance to play many live gigs, recording gigs, touring, etc. Jon's real world experience combined with his education has allowed him to broaden and refine his musical skills.
With years of teaching experience Jon is comfortable with all ages, and versed in all musical styles. So matter how old you are, or what you want to learn, Jon will be a great teach for you.