Mr. Pitzer has been playing the classical guitar since 1965. He began teaching beginner-level students in 1966 and college-level students in 1970. He has taught at Cedarville since 1985 and Wittenberg University since 1970. He taught at Wright State, Urbana, and Antioch in the past. He has also taught private students throughout this time. Mr. Pitzer also plays the Renaissance lute with an early music group, Wind in the Woods. He has performed recitals on the guitar and lute since 1966 at various universities and private venues.

Education and Credentials

  • B.F.A., Miami University
  • Masterclasses with various Maestros including Miguel Abloniz, Italy; Jeffery Van, U.S. Loris Chobannion, U.S., Paul Odette (lute), U.S., Ronn McFarlane (lute), U.S.


  • Woodworking

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