Ken Meyle

Instrument: Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin

Ken Meyle has been teaching at Beam’s Studios since 1977 and has been teaching privately since 1971. He studied acoustic guitar with Rob Zwally, rock guitar with Jim Liberato, and jazz guitar with Paul Burn. He was an instructor at Zwally guitar repair and Chester County Music Shop.

Ken continues to pursue serious study of guitar, mandolin and banjo and most recently has attended workshops with acoustic recording artists Wyatt Rice, David Grier and Chris Thile. He instructs all types of acoustic and electric guitar including rock, blues, jazz and country. Specialized styles include bluegrass flatpicking, fingerstyle folk, blues and ragtime acoustic guitar.

In addition to guitar Ken also teaches the 5-string banjo and mandolin.

He has performed extensively in the tri-state area since 1975 and currently plays guitar and mandolin in the 2003 Delaware State Championship Bluegrass Band Special Delivery.