Access proven methods that fuel your growth and rekindle your enthusiasm for music and the guitar!

Welcome to Freteleven

I'm Andrew Gingerich

As the founder of freteleven, I am passionate about sharing my love of guitar with others and helping them become the musicians they aspire to be.

With over 30 years of experience teaching guitar, I have had the privilege of guiding hundreds of students on their journey to mastering the fretboard and achieving their musical goals.

If you are a guitarist looking to take your skills to the next level, you're in the right place! I am here to support and encourage you every step of the way. Together, we will work towards your musical aspirations and ensure that you are consistently practicing the right techniques to keep you growing as a player. Let's get started on this exciting journey together!

What People are Saying

I cannot recommend Andrew’s coaching highly enough.

Each session, he brings a depth of insight that has greatly increased my enjoyment of the guitar and of music in general. He has taught me skills that will last a lifetime.

MatT J.

He has an extraordinary talent for encouragement!

Andrew effortlessly blends theory with technical expertise and hands-on skills. He has an extraordinary talent for encouragement, fostering a positive, comfortable, and motivating learning environment. If you're looking for someone who loves music to coach you to the next level of musicality and musicianship, look no further.


My playing has improved a lot.

Andrew provides clear instruction that gently nudges you out of your typical routine. His instruction has helped me to tackle different techniques and songs I otherwise wouldn't have tried.


Freteleven was my go-to for lessons.

With my playing becoming stale and boring, Freteleven was my go-to for lessons.
Andrew was very gracious and quickly got me on a path of learning new technique and some basics to help me understand explore the fretboard again. Andrew is a wealth of knowledge of the guitar with incredible patience!


Andrew is a a top-notch guitar instructor.

He taught me about so many different aspects of guitar playing and about different genres of music, all while keeping the lessons fun.

Mitch Jay

Andrew is an excellent guitar teacher!

Andrew opened my eyes to the level of details in songs that I have listened to for years.

He provides great interactive and informative lessons. Andrew opened my eyes to the level of details in songs that I have listened to for years and helped break down these details into simple learnable sections.

Robbie Dewitt

Guitar Coaching - Package Pricing

Secure your spot for an exclusive one-on-one coaching experience with Freteleven, where personalized attention meets your guitar ambitions. We focus on creating a custom roadmap suited to your individual playing level, tackling head-on the most challenging aspects of your technique. With our guidance, you'll find the accountability you need to push through plateaus and see tangible improvement in your playing. Due to the tailored nature of our sessions, availability is limited and reserved on a first-come, first-served basis. Our pricing grid below outlines a variety of session packages designed to meet your commitment to mastering the guitar. Choose your plan and let's start forging your path to guitar excellence.

Single session

1 Hour Session



4 Consecutive sessions Save $63

4 x 1 hour sessions