Harrington joins staff of DC Music

Brian Harrington

CALCUTTA — Brian Harrington has been added to the staff at DC Music Store as a music instructor.

DC Music Store is owned and operated by locals Zach and Dave Byers, who say they were “extremely excited” to add Harrington, who is a long time local musician and music instructor.

“We have such a fantastic group of music instructors at the store and Harrington will continue to give us an enormous talent to offer to the local community,” Zach Byers stated.

Harrington has performed, toured, recorded and instructed music for the past 41 years locally as well as on tour from Nashville to Los Angeles. He began playing the piano at age 5. He was playing professionally by age 15. He toured with the Kurt James Band at age 18.

In 1987, Harrington lived in Nashville and toured with the band Ride The River, which had four top 100 country songs on the charts. He also toured with Brad Paisley in the early 90s and has had several of his original songs published by companies in Nashville and Los Angeles. He has extensive experience recording in studios locally as well as in Pittsburgh, Cleveland, Weirton, and Nashville. He has played on hundreds of albums and demos. He also has made four albums and written a companion book for his latest which is available at DC Music Store.

Harrington plays and teaches drums, bass and 6 string guitar, piano/keyboard, banjo, mandolin and hand percussion. He also teaches ear training, songwriting and basic knowledge of the music industry.

Call 330-385-0468 or stop by DC Music Store in the DC Plaza along state Route 170 in Calcutta for more information on lessons with Harrington or any of the other instructors at DC Music Store.