Lance Beaumont is Associate Professor of Music and Associate Dean of Graduate Studies and Program Development at California Baptist University. Lance is also an adjunct professor of guitar at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Ft. Worth, TX. He is the author of the best-selling book, The Capo Chord Book, published by Mel Bay Publications and a Hill Guitar Co artist. Lance is a graduate of Texas Christian University, holding a BM and MM in guitar performance, and Boston University, holding a DMA in music education.