Ukulele Lessons

Main Street Music provides guitar lessons for children and adults age 5 and up. We invite you to take a trial guitar lesson with one of our teachers for 50% off. No commitments are necessary beyond this first lesson which means it's a great opportunity to come in, meet your teacher, take a lesson and decide afterward if you'd like to continue. Please scroll below to read more about our guitar teachers. CLICK HERE to find out more information about scheduling a 50% off trial lesson. If you'd prefer to call us you can reach us at 856 478 0098 or feel free to email us at We hope to hear from you soon!

Jack Peacock

Jack Peacock has been teaching guitar lessons and performing for approximately 30 years. He started studying the guitar at 7 years old and bass at 13 years old. After graduating high school Jack decided to take his music career further and pursued a degree in Music Education at Rowan University.  While at college Jack performed on a regular basis and has opened for acts such as Tammy Wynette, Mel Tillis, George Jones and Ernest Scruggs. He also has experience with composition and has worked on soundtracks for educational films presented on PBS. Jack still performs on a regular, weekly basis in local clubs and restaurants. He is well versed in many styles including jazz, rock and classical. Jack takes pride in his ability to customize his lessons to fit the needs and desires of each individual student. Jack also teaches electric bass at Main Street Music.

Ed McCabe

Ed McCabe teaches guitar, ukulele, mandolin and bass for Main Street Music. He is a dedicated and knowledgeable guitar instructor with more than 30 years of successful private lesson instruction experience. He has taught students of all ages and abilities throughout the years, formerly at Freehold Music/Toms River Music, and for the past decade at Ocean City Arts Center and Cygnus Creative Arts Center (Egg Harbor Twp.).
Ed has worked as a professional band guitarist through the years, performing with Borzoi, High Society, and Trilogy; and members of New York Rock Ensemble, E Street Band, South Side Johnny and the Asbury Jukes, Steely Dan and many more. He studied jazz harmony with Vincent Corrao; worked as a session musician for Lifesong Records in NYC; worked with producers Bruce Tergeson (Cream), Tom Dowd (Allman Bros.), and Cashman & West (Jim Croce).

Jack Peacock, ukulele teacher for Main Street Music
EdMcCabe, guitar teacher for Main Street Music

Ed teaches a wide range of styles including rock, jazz, contemporary, and acoustic. He provides individual instruction for all ages and levels. Ukulele, mandolin and bass also taught. He features personalized lesson plans including song charts of student’s own choosing. All acoustic and electric styles taught including music theory and notation.