Watch Steve's one-hour performance on Montana PBS' 11th & Grant.

Music Books

Global Adventures for Fingerstyle Guitarists Book/Cd Set

Steve's professional and artistic mission has been to write and publish music for enjoyment by guitar students.

To this end he has published fourteen book/CD sets for Mel Bay Publications


Resources for Guitar Instructors

Teaching Classroom Guitar

Steve Eckels has earned certification from the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards.

He's written a teacher's handbook, entitled Teaching Classroom Guitar, published in 2009.


Comfort & Joy

As a solo guitarist, Steve Eckels has recorded albums of music ranging from Classical Masterpieces to Cowboy songs, Native American-influenced to New Age.

Recordings »


Steve Eckels

Steve Eckels

Recording on the Chequamegon Music label.

Guitar instruction books for MEL BAY publications.

National Certification from the National Board of Professional Teaching Standards.