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Popular Music Teachers Near Imperial Beach

Salvador V.

San Ysidro, CA
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John G.

San Diego, CA
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Aaron D.

San Diego, CA
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Salvador V. San Ysidro, CA

About Salvador

Whether you want to play your favorite songs or take your music skills to another level, I can help you reach your goals with a Relaxed approach and Customized lesson plans.

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I provide paperwork and study sheets for them to take home for study.
I expect them to have their own guitar and amplifier if its an electric guitar.

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Usually teach in the styles of Pop, Rock, Classical and some jazz.

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Michael A. September 19, 2014
Bass Guitar · In studio
Verified Student
Salvador is very patient and knowledgeable and makes learning Bass fun!
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Alex N. June 12, 2014
Guitar · In home
I have learned a lot with Salvador, he has helped me develop the technique necessary to play my own repertoire, he has helped prepare for my school recitals, he has trained my ear so I could match pitch the songs I like and find the pitch/chord on the guitar. Excellent teacher :).
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Brandy C. May 21, 2014
Guitar · In studio
Excellent guitar teacher. He is incredibly patient.

Salvador is an excellent guitar teacher. He is incredibly patient, is always focused on me learning things correctly, and provides a relaxed and comfortable learning environment. He has a deep music knowledge and is excellent at breaking things down in a way that they are easy to understand. I always feel confident that I am learning from a teacher who knows what he is doing and is an expert in his field. I would highly recommend Salvador to anyone who wants to learn guitar, regardless of their ability level.
John G. San Diego, CA

About John

I am a 32 year old Trumpet, French Horn and Voice Instructor in the Ramona area. I have 20 years experience playing trumpet, French Horn and Singing and play in several groups around the
San Diego area including:
The Amalgamated, a Ska/Reggae Band
Full Strength Funk Band
Pacific Brass and Electric
Ottly Mercer
Filarmonica Portuguesa Uniao De San Diego
California Beach Brass Quintet
Tierrasanta Lutheran Church, Choir and Bell Choir and Brass Ensemble
Ramona High School Trumpet and Mellophone/French Horn Coach
Thurgood Marshall Middle School Musical Vocal Coach

I am very passionate about music, learning, teaching, performing and practicing. Every day my goal is to promote music, learn, practice and help people enjoy music either by listening or performing.

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Tatiana Q. November 24, 2014
Singing · In home
Verified Student
Very patient, optimistic, and friendly. I highly recommend this instructor who's very flexible when it comes to scheduling.
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DaniW February 9, 2012
Have throughly enjoyed each lesson with John. His skill, knowledge, and personality make the lessons enjoyable, informative, productive, and fun! I appreciate his willingness to help me reach my goals and structure our lessons around that. I would recommend John to anyone!!!
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BryanB1 November 30, 2011
Great, Confident and Knowledgable Instructor!

In the short amount of time I've worked with John, he has really helped me to understand the instrument, how my body and my breath effect pitch and has really helped me to overcome my concerns with picking up the Trumpet after 10 years of not playing. He relates music to me in a way that makes it understandable and encourages me to better my playing. Great instructor! Highly recommended!
Aaron D. San Diego, CA

About Aaron

Hello fellow and future musicians, and thanks for checking out my profile!

To tell you a little about myself, I was exposed to music at a very young age since my dad was a musician. I first picked up the drums at the age of 5, and took piano lessons for a year when I was 6. I later played the saxophone in 4th grade, and finally discovered the guitar when I was 9. (Ironic since my dad is a guitarist and the guitar was around the house forever!) He showed me my first chords and really got me started on the instrument, and I played in several local bands in high school playing a range of musical styles from rock, blues, funk, and reggae. I really didn't take music seriously until I was in college, and began studying under Jerry Coelho, a member of the very first graduating class of ...

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Bella C. November 21, 2014
Guitar · In home
Verified Student
I took my two boys one is 8 yrs. old and the other one is 14 yrs. old and both they never had any experience on playing the guitar and when they started going with Aaron, my kids where so happy to have a nice and knowledgeable instructor, they do know now how to read notes and they starting to play the guitar. Aaron has a lot of patience when it comes to kids and teenagers that starting to want to play the guitar, Aaron will explain and teach in a manner that kids want to go back the very next day and also teaches on a way it's fun for them and not boring. I will give Aaron 5 stars because he is a great instructor.
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Quynh T. October 19, 2014
Guitar · In studio
Verified Student
We love Aaron! My 9-year-old daughter is taking beginner guitar lessons. He's very patient and teaches at a pace that she's comfortable with. He's helpful in correcting her mistakes and is very encouraging. This has allowed her to grow an abundance of new skills. She also teaches them to me! Through this experience, she has taken a new interest in ukulele as well.

Aaron's very knowledgeable, talented and is accommodating to our busy schedule. Plus he's very funny! I've also learned a lot in this process as an observer. I'd definitely recommend him as a teacher to anyone who is a beginner or would like advance their skills.
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Ben G. October 8, 2014
Banjo · In studio
Verified Student
I started working with Aaron a few months ago. Previously, I had never even picked up a banjo. Aaron has shown a great deal of patience and expertise with me in my practice. Since I began, I have learned some basics and have gained a pretty good understanding of this instrument and how it works. With Aaron's tutelage, I have learned to play 4 - 5 songs within a 2 1/2 month period of time! I would highly recommend Aaron as a teacher/coach to anyone interested in learning to play the banjo or guitar. Not only is he an extremely gifted musician, but he can teach as well!

Alex M.

Bonita, CA
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Anna P.

Spring Valley, CA
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Tim F.

Lemon Grove, CA
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Alex M. Bonita, CA

About Alex

I am passionate about sharing with you all the knowledge that I've obtained from over 45 years of of studying piano with some of the best teachers available in the country. I will help you to both discover that sound image that is only yours and then to work on how to make that image come alive for you at the keyboard. I promise that working together will be a fun and inspiring adventure into that most expressive form of communications which is Music. One of the best ways to judge a teacher is by the way he plays. I am a performing teacher, still studying, and will be giving my second solo recital at The Museum of Making Music in Carlsbad in February 2013 and will be playing masterpieces by Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert, Chopin and Liszt. You are, of course, invited to the ...

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Mei-Lan S. January 11, 2014
Piano
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Alex is a wonderful piano teacher in all respects. He inspires me to try to do my very best.

Alex's enthusiasm and love for music is contagious and very motivational. He is simultaneously challenging and encouraging. He is very meticulous and knowledgeable in his teaching methodology. Overall, he is very generous in sharing his expertise and his passion for the piano.
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Jules N. October 11, 2012
Verified Student
Patient and Encouraging!

Alex obviously has a love for music, and a passion for teaching. I look forward to my lessons because he is always pointing out my improvements, no matter how small.
Anna P. Spring Valley, CA

About Anna

I grew up in a musical home with a piano teacher for a parent. Consequently, I started learning piano and singing at a young age, and then began taking voice lessons in high school. For the last 19 years I have been studying voice and loving every minute of it! I am a member of the National Association of Teachers of Singing and Music Teacher's Association of California. I have a bachelor's degree in music education from Bob Jones University, and a master's degree in Vocal Performance from Azusa Pacific University. I also studied for 2 summers during college with a master teacher. Over the years I have performed and worked with both children's choirs and adult choirs and given private concerts. My enthusiasm for music has spilled over into a love for teaching. I have ...

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AbigailN July 13, 2012
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Anna has been very nice since the first day we started the lessons, also patient. The lesson have been very helpful & I've learned a lot since I've started. I plan on continuing these lessons. Couldn't be any happier with the service.
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RubyL1 January 30, 2012
She's playin!

Hi Miss Anna,Ruby is having a great time playing the piano! She even impressed her Grandmother when we visited her - she was able to read notes on the kid's music book that Grandma had at her house.
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CherylS1 November 28, 2011
Anna makes learning to sing fun. Thanks for being so involved with Sophia. We enjoy getting the personal email guidance and instructions on this site. Sophia really enjoys working with you and looks forward to every class.
Tim F. Lemon Grove, CA

About Tim

I am a San Diego based music teacher, producer, recording engineer, and performing musician. I graduated from SDSU with a Bachelor of Arts in Music Degree in 2005. I currently enjoy teaching audio production and recording techniques, music theory, basic to intermediate piano in many styles, including: rock, pop, funk, soul, hiphop, classical, and jazz.

On the recording and producing side, I have been recording and producing records for over 10 years and specialize in lofi/midfi funk, rock, afrobeat, dub, and soul music; using vintage/analog and digital recording equipment and techniques.

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