Terrence Brewer

General, Classical and Jazz Guitar Instructor (Acoustic and Electric)
Ensemble Leader


  • Winner – SF Weekly “Best Jazz Artist” Award
  • Winner – Oakland Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce “Artist of the Year” Award
  • Winner – Bay Area Blues Society “Best Jazz Group” Award


Terrence Brewer has extensive experience as both a performing professional and guitar instructor. With 15 years teaching experience in all styles, ages and skill levels, Brewer is a versatile virtuoso capable of guiding any student toward a professional level of musicianship.   He has performed at countless Jazz Festivals (Filmore Jazz Festival, SFJazz Festival, Monterey Jazz Festival, etc.), can be seen regularly at local venues (Butterfly, Eastside West, Café Claude, Jupiter, etc.) and has worked with Michael McDonald (Doobie Brothers), Mary Wilson (The Supremes), Gerald Albright, Dr. Anthony Brown, Pete Escovedo & Dave Ellis among others.