|Birth Name||Robbie Calvo|
|Genres||Rock, Pop, Blues, R&B, Country|
Nashville-based session player, songwriter, musical director and master educator Robbie Calvo has earned countless accolades and awards for his contributions and performances in Guitarist of the Year finals, songwriting competitions, PBS TV themes and ABC TV productions.
Calvo’s pedigree as a musician is well established, however his passion for education and work as an educator has earned him international acclaim making him “one of the most sought-after instructors walking the planet today.”
Thousands of amateur and pro students, from over 80 countries, have benefited from Calvo’s workshops and published study programs. Calvo’s interactive, hand-on learning systems impart knowledge and skills that can be applied to any style of music.
Calvo’s most recent published works include his patented Sweet Notes approach to improvisation, RhythmCraft and companion SoloCraft systems for rhythm and soloing applications and Modal Expose for soloing over changes. All have earned spots on TrueFire’s best-seller list.
Robbie’s primary passion is for education, however, and his work as a master educator has earned him international acclaim as one of the most sought after instructors walking the planet today. Robbie has 22 guitar instructional DVD’s published with the worlds largest music education company, Truefire. All of which have resided on the company’s ‘best sellers’ list.
Robbie works with Yamaha Guitars hosting National Guitar workshops at Yamaha Guitar Pro Dealer Locations across the United States.
Robbie teaches inspirational content for guitarists and demonstrates the new line of Revstar Electrics , A-Series Acoustics and the innovative Silent Guitars
Calvo also thrives in the live arena, whether it’s playing guitar with Nashville-based artist, Matthew James or hosting seminars in the US with his educational programs, Guitar Interactives and Stage Brave.
Stage Brave, Calvo’s enlightening educational programs on the art of overcoming stage fright and performance anxiety provide life perspectives and techniques to empower any performer with confidence, regardless of their personal stage
Robbie is a wonderful player and truefire were lucky enough to get him to make this fantastic course. Write Your First Song! is probably one of my favourite true fire courses, Robbie is not only a great player but also a very solid teacher. If your looking for something a little different in the songwriting department check out this course.