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Popular Guitar Teachers Near Somis

Steven S.

Ventura, CA
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Ted M.

Thousand Oaks, CA
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Marija K.

Simi Valley, CA
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Steven S. Ventura, CA

Guitar lessons are fun for all ages, styles and levels. I'd love to help you learn to play the songs that YOU love on the guitar! Beginners are encouraged to apply. You'll have fun while reaching your musical goals. In addition to learning great songs, you'll learn improvisation and applied music theory. Also, I'll enjoy assisting the you in creating a practice regimen that fits in your time schedule.

About Steven

Steven graduated with his bachelor of music degree from California State University, Northridge. While at C.S.U.N., Steven was the winner of the Andres Segovia memorial scholarship and the Randy Rhoads memorial scholarship. Also, Steven has studied with many guitar greats such as Christopher Parkening and Randy Rhoads (Ozzy Osbourne). Currently, Steven is recording and performing with the virtuoso violinist Hekar Rivera and is the guitarist in a super cool instrumental Rock/Jazz/R&B fusion quartet. In addition to performing, Steven teaches guitar at his studio in Ventura. Also, Steven is the head of the music department at North Hills Preparatory School and teaches guitar workshops at the Ventura College Institute. *** Lesson Details *** Lessons are available for all ages, styles ...

Ted M. Thousand Oaks, CA

I teach from a practical application approach. If you want to play live, we will explore ALL areas, including gear and live venue approach as well as ensemble etiquette.

About Ted

Ted M. Guitarist, Composer, Producer, Luthier, Instructor, Engineer, Hopeless Gearaholic and Lion Tamer Ted M. and his band released two albums in the early eighties to high critical acclaim and never looked back, launching a career that spans 30 years and encompasses the epitome of composition, production, performance, and now education, sales and luthiery skills. Ted M. is a master technician and a compassionate guitar teacher who still performs live. Ted M. is a dynamic personality and is, admittedly, a hopeless gearaholic who enjoys building, repairing and designing stage rigs for some of the best guitarists in the business. Discography: 1978 Robben Banks Independent Release 1979 Thunder On The Mountain KAZY compilation release 1981 Illustrated Victims Dagger Records 1983 ...

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Bill H. June 24, 2013
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Fantastic Instructor

Ted is a great instructor who adjusts the pace to match my capability, keeping it interesting and challenging. He has taught me about equipment design and theory as well as music theory and playing skills. Always an enjoyable time at lessons.
Marija K. Simi Valley, CA

About Marija

Greetings from Marija (pronounced, "Maria")! I am a Graduate of Musician's Institute/Guitar Institute of Technology and have a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from California Institute of the Arts. Artist Product Endorsements: Levy'¬ôs Leathers Limited Dunlop Guitar Accessories U.S.A. RKS Guitars *** Lesson Details *** I have a patient, confidence-building and enthusiasm-generating approach to teaching. I strive to provide a positive, inspiring and comfortable environment where students can learn in a way that is best suited to their individual personalities, playing level and pace. As we go along, we develop strategies for attainable goals with guidance for quality and streamlined practice-sessions for maximum results with minimum effort, which makes learning easier and faster. ...

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Tina D. August 30, 2012
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She is soooo GREAT!!

She makes me feel so comfortable, and is a great teacher!

Jarold D.

Oxnard, CA
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Scott M.

Camarillo, CA
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Jeff H.

Los Angeles, CA
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Jarold D. Oxnard, CA

Guitar instruction covers left and right hand technique, reading music as it applies to guitar, music theory, song structure, as well as scale and modal knowledge.

About Jarold

I've been teaching privately for more than 20 years, along with extensive touring on the national and regional levels. National tours have been with many R&B, Soul, and Funk artists, such as Malo, Bloodstone, GQ, Deniece Williams, Dazz Band, and many more. I've played on several albums, some of them being Bloodstone's Ultimate Collection, GQ's Tribute to Billy Steward and Marvin Gaye, as well as Troy Dixon's debut album. Training has included private study with known standouts in the music industry, such as Carlos Gonzales and Jeff Berlin. My students run the gamut - from beginners wanting to learn how to play some of their favorite songs, to high school students preparing for a university music degree, to pros who want to take their skills to another level. Lessons are ...

Scott M. Camarillo, CA

About scott

Formal music theory and music studies at Univ of North Carolina. Recording; composed film soundtracks & title tracks for artists; Toured with legendary guitarist Roy Buchanan; play with the pros; Teaching 40 years with many top students attending elite music schools and making careers as musicians and teachers & some with hit records; Lessons are fun and rewarding experiences filled with new & easy to understand information. Music theory clearly explains all music questions and is demonstrated on each instrument . I teach all aspects of music on the instrument chosen to learn. You work at your own pace. I coach, teach and share my knowledge with you as you absorb at your own speed. The purpose of taking lessons is to have fun learning the art, craft and performance of music. I play ...

Jeff H. Los Angeles, CA

I have ameteur guitar skills. I can teach you all of your basic chords, power chords, and bar chords. Also I can teach you how to read sheet music and guitar tablature.

And I can show you how to play tons of Beatles songs!

About Jeff

Hello! I am a pianist and composer currently living in Thousand Oaks California. I am offering lessons in Thousand Oaks and in the Santa Monica area of Los Angeles. I am a graduate of Cal State Northridge's Media Composition Program. My dream is to be a film composer and I spend much of my free time creating and producing music. I have been teaching piano for over five years, and have taught students ranging from age 5-85. Being a composer, I am also a multi-instrumentalist and can teach beginning level guitar, drums, trumpet, and various other instruments. I have been playing music all my life. I started out in elementary school band playing the saxophone, and later the french horn, and trumpet. I have been playing the piano for 10 years. Thanks for visiting my profile!

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Whether you are a beginner Guitar student, intermediate Guitar student, or advanced Guitar student, a TakeLessons Instructor can help you learn or enhance your Guitar skills. Your choices for a Somis Guitar instructor come from a variety of backgrounds, making it easy to find one that matches your interests and skill level. Each Guitar instructor's specialties are listed on their profile, along with helpful details like teaching style, background, photos, student feedback, ...

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