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Latest Lessons

"Dark Hollow" | C Major Scale - $8

"Dark Hollow" | C Major Scale - $8

"Long Journey Home" | Up the Neck - $8

"Long Journey Home" | Up the Neck - $8

"Will the Circle Unbroken" Dobro Lesson - $8

"Will the Circle Unbroken" Dobro Lesson - $8

"Licks in G” - $8

"Licks in G” - $8


TESTIMONIALS


Lesson Bundles

Check out the new bundled lessons! Get 3 video lessons for a discounted price.

“Bluegrass Bundle #1” - $20   Lesson 1: “Long Journey Home”  Lesson 2: “Angel Band" | Open Position  Lesson 3: “I Am a Pilgrim”

“Bluegrass Bundle #1” - $20

Lesson 1: “Long Journey Home”

Lesson 2: “Angel Band" | Open Position

Lesson 3: “I Am a Pilgrim”

“Valley Bundle” - $20   Lesson 1: “Red River Valley” | Open Position  Lesson 2: “Red River Valley” | Up the Neck  Lesson 3: “Down in the Valley”

“Valley Bundle” - $20

Lesson 1: “Red River Valley” | Open Position

Lesson 2: “Red River Valley” | Up the Neck

Lesson 3: “Down in the Valley”


Check out the whole video lesson store by clicking the button below!

Playing dobro on stage.

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About 

A Minneapolis-St. Paul based performing and session musician, Shane Akers specializes in guitar, dobro, and lap steel guitar. He has been performing and recording professionally for the last seventeen years throughout the upper Midwest and beyond.

After years of studying guitar with many great teachers in different genres of music, he discovered a liking for the dobro/lap steel guitar.  Since that discovery, he has found his niche in the Americana/ Singer Songwriter/ Bluegrass genres.

As a performer and session musician, he has had the opportunity to share the stage with the great duo of Chuck Suchy and Pete Ostroushko, Nashville singer songwriter, Scott LaurentThe Dollys, Doug Otto & the Getaways, Sarah MorrisNo Tent Band, Reina Del Cid, Sisters Shaw, LSFAM, Fathom Lane, Elliott & the Sensitive Fellas and many others.

Shane is also an active music instructor giving group and private lessons in the Twin Cities as well as online.

Shows