Flynn presently teaches select classes in Music theory, history, and performance at Keene State College. He can also be found teaching guitar and mandolin lessons at The Music Emporium in Lexington, MA. His teaching resume also includes Visiting Lecturer at Bridgewater State College (now "University") and Northern Essex Community College; guitar instructor at Augusta Heritage Center (WV), Swannanoa Gathering (NC), Brian Wicklunds Fiddle Pal Camp (MN, WI, MA) and major bluegrass and folk music festivals in the Northeastern US.
Flynn is a former student of John Renbourn, Davey Graham, Scott Nygaard, and Bill Titley (steel-string guitar); Stephen Gordon and Paul Binkley (classical guitar); and Agustín Fernandez, Frank Denyer, Alvin Curran, Pauline Oliveros, and Allaudin Mathieu (composition).
Private lessons also available in western MA and southern VT: general acoustic guitar and mandolin, folk, bluegrass, Irish traditional music, beginning classical guitar, composition and theory.