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Popular Classical Guitar Teachers Near Thousand Oaks

Steven S.

Ventura, CA
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Marija K.

Simi Valley, CA
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Pat M.

Simi Valley, CA
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Steven S. Ventura, CA

Subjects Taught

Bass Guitar, Classical Guitar, Guitar, Music Performance, Music Recording, Music Theory, Songwriting

About Me

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 and skill levels. Beginners are encouraged to apply. Students will have fun while reaching their musical goals. Students are taught to be musicians and artists through the study of the guitar. Students will learn cool songs, improvisation and music theory. I really love teaching music because I think music make the world a better place!

*** Studio Equipment ***
More information upon booking

*** Travel Equipment ***
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*** Specialties ***
I am able to teach all styles from blues to jazz and all points between. My areas of expertise would most likely be in hard rock, metal, rock/jazz fusion, classical guitar, improvisation, songwriting and application of music theory.

Marija K. Simi Valley, CA

Subjects Taught

Bass Guitar, Classical Guitar, Flamenco Guitar, Guitar, Mandolin, Music Performance, Music Theory, Piano, Singing, Ukulele

About Me

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. We also work from a list of the student's favorite songs in any style or genre, based on the student's interest, while exploring others in order to enhance skill and inspire creativity.

*** Studio Equipment ***
Music lessons are currently held in student's homes in the areas described as well as locations where amplifiers are provided.

*** Travel Equipment ***
Wherever needed, practice amplifiers can be brought to each lesson for the electric guitar, bass, vocals & electronic keyboard.

*** Specialties ***
We can work with any style or genre, based on the student's interest, while exploring others in order to enhance skill and inspire creativity.

(Specializing in the music of Jimi Hendrix & Led Zeppelin)

Pat M. Simi Valley, CA

Subjects Taught

Classical Guitar

About Me

Hi, my name is Pat and I can help prepare a student for a career as a professional guitarist, or learn the guitar for the sheer enjoyment of learning to play Classical music. I majored in music at Los Angeles Harbor College. I teach out of my home in Simi Valley, California.

For those who just started or plan to start will develop a basic understanding of guitar musicianship Topics include basic position, left-hand technique, free and rest strokes, stretching, warm-up exercises; establishing a practice routine as well as establishing a balanced, well-developed right-hand technique,
Intermediate students will be introduced to more advanced techniques of guitar technique while developing an understanding of Renaissance, Baroque and Classical music Topics include the following: higher positions on the finger board, effortless shifting, nail care and preparation, tone quality, vibrato, articulation, and phrasing,

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