MM, USC Thornton School of Music
Osuna earned his B.M. and Master’s degrees
in Guitar Performance from the USC Thornton School
of Music. Tom has nearly 30 years of teaching
experience as a private instructor, in classroom
settings and as a clinician. He served on the
faculty of USC Thornton School of Music for 10
years and taught at Occidental College. He is
currently on the faculty of East L.A. College.
He is an expert in the styles of rock, jazz, countryand
folk with an emphasis on fingerstyle. He is an
active studio musician and has contributed to
many film and television soundtracks.
is a noted expert in the guitar stylings of the
1950s, 60s, and classic rock periods.