The Passion Theory is a guitar method and discipline developed by Award-Winning guitarist
and instructor Rico Monaco for those with fire in their soul to play the guitar! It’s not just
the average list of scales and chords to practice. It’s more of an organized workout routine
that is designed to exercise your mind, fingers, and heart to help you become a great
player. Check out the About Page for more info.
As seen in Chicago's "Hard Rock Hotel Check In, Rock Out Program Presented by Gibson Guitars"
Rico Monaco is an Award-Winning guitarist, band leader, and guitar instructor. He has been
playing guitar for over 30 years, and in that time he has released several albums, toured the world, taught hundreds of his students how to become great guitar players. He and his band have won many awards including Musician, Band, CD, and Song of the Year, as well as the National Battle of the Bands sponsored by Hard Rock Cafe and Cabo Wabo Tequila. He has played on stage with the likes of Sammy Hagar and Michael Anthony (Chickenfoot & Van Halen). He has been teaching guitar for the past 20 years, and has honed his skills not only as a musician but as an amazing instructor as well. Click the testimonial video to hear what his students think of him.
Let’s face it, you have thousands of choices for guitar lessons, so why should you choose
The Passion Theory over all the other DVDs out there? It’s all about the method. Rico’s
guitar method, The Passion Theory, has been tried, tweaked, and perfected over the course
of the past two decades. Rico’s 30+ years of experience as a guitarist, producer, band
leader, and songwriter, his work with national artists, his performances around the world, and
his 20 years as an instructor have all helped shape The Passion Theory. The result of all this
experience is a highly efficient and effective program.