Reverb Lessons - Donovan Raitt - Irvine, CA

Donovan Raitt

Irvine, CA

About Donovan

Hi everyone! My name is Donovan. I am a professional guitarist and educator from Orange County, CA with two degrees in guitar performance. I teach all styles and levels but specialize in Modern Acoustic Fingerstyle, Jazz, Blues Classical, Rock/Pop, and Flamenco. i can custom tailor your lessons to make sure you achieve your goals quickly!


Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Bluegrass Guitar, Blues Guitar, Classical Guitar, Country Guitar, Electric Bass, Fingerstyle Guitar, Folk Guitar, Guitar, Jazz Guitar, Logic, Metal Guitar, and Rock Guitar


Online and Instructor's Location

Experience Teaching

Teens and Adults


Donovan holds a bachelor’s degree is guitar performance from the USC Thornton school of music and a M.M in Jazz Studies from California State University, Long Beach. He currently serves as an adjunct professor of guitar at Concordia University, Irvine.

Donovan has developed his own curriculum of guitar education, releasing"The Practical Guitar Method" a comprehensive instructional book for guitar in 2008.

Donovan has released six albums of solo acoustic guitar music to critical acclaim. His latest album, 2014's "Pursuing the Horizon" was produced by fingerstyle virtuoso Antoine Dufour.

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