I'm sure if you email Shawn Persinger at www.PersingerMusic.com he'll steer you in the right direction. He's a fantastic teacher - and here's what Acoustic Guiar Magazine wrote about him:
"... suggests the grooves…"
"Where do you live.....?
There's one in Syracuse NY that's quite outstanding. They even get well known players in to do concerts. I think they meet monthly. I don't have their info now, but I can try to get it if you can't find…"
I'm new on this forum. Have you checked out ? I would recommend Happy Traum's DVDs which are available there. I think you might want to scroll down to the bottom of the page and they have a place for beginners to click onto.