Kevin Patrick Fleming has lived in the Athens area since 2008 and all over Georgia since 1993. Kevin has earned Bachelors(Kennesaw State University/2002) and Masters(The Florida State University/2004) degrees in Classical Guitar Performance. Kevin has 20 years of teaching experience including as an assistant professor at Gordon College and Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College. He is currently the main teacher at Chick Piano in downtown Athens as well as the guitar teacher for Athens Area Homeschool Band and Summit Academy in Watkinsville GA. Mr. Fleming currently performs all over the southeastern U.S., including with his band Grassland String Band. Kevin is also currently on faculty at the University of Georgia as a teacher in the Community School of Music where he teaches a Folk Music Class and private lessons on several instruments. Kevin plays and teaches Guitar, Bass Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin, Ukulele, Lap Steel, Piano, and music theory. Mr. Fleming won 1st prize In the GMTA Guitar-State competition(1999) , 1st prize in the Mississippi Guitar Festival(2007), and 4th prize in the East Carolina University International Guitar competition(2007).