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Phillip Z.

27 Reviews
Chandler, AZ
Starting at $20
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1981
  • I am currently in a doctorate program, my primary emphasis is classical guitar performance. from Arizona State University
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Phillip Z.

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Classical guitar students start with five subjects.

1) Technique is concerned with the development of the physical mechanics involved in playing the instrument.

2) Scales are a part of basic music vocabulary and building blocks of the musical language.

3) Chords are also basic vocabulary of the musical language.

4) Note reading is not required for every student. It really depends on the students' goals. However, I strongly encourage everyone learn to read musical notation, (more than tablature). Literacy in reading music is analogous to literacy in reading in our English language. Can you imagine how much smaller our world would be if we couldn't read?

5) Classical repertoire (songs) utilize the skills and concepts of all the previously mentioned subjects and are the goal of studying music. And by the way, they are really fun to play.

A beginning student will practice all these subjects as part of the daily practice routine. A half hour practice session will ...

About Phillip

I teach music. The guitar, bass guitar, and ukulele just happen to be the particular instruments I choose. Music as a language, discipline, and art, is the goal. I've been teaching, performing, studying, composing, for some thirty years. I've studied and gigged in the classical, jazz, rock, bl

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Thomas
Phillip demonstrated a high degree of professionalism while making my son feel very comfortable.
Carolyn P.
Phil is a naturally gifted teacher. He listens well and took time to understand what I feel I need to concentrate on right now. He knows how to work with a person effectively.
Carolyn P.
Phil is a naturally gifted teacher. He listens well and took time to understand what I feel I need to concentrate on right now. He knows how to work with a person effectively.
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Andrew A.

7 Reviews
Tempe, AZ
Starting at $30
  • Classical Guitar Performance from Arizona State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Andrew A.

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With a Bachelor's degree in Classical Guitar Performance from Arizona State University, I know a thing or two about classical guitar, and I would love to share my knowledge with you!

About Andrew

My name is Andrew, and I've been a musician nearly my entire life. I have a Bachelor's degree in classical guitar performance from Arizona State University, but my background goes far beyond classical music. My performance experiences range from playing violin in my high school symphony orchestra t

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Gigi & Adam G.
Very good instructor. I was able to learn from him.
Lilly B.
Great first lesson. Andrew is awesome
Wendy T.
Andrew has been awesome with our 12 year old son. He’s figured out a way to get him excited about the guitar and we appreciate him so much!
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RasTaylor W.

11 Reviews
Phoenix, AZ
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Music Composition from Glendale Community College
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RasTaylor W.

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You will learn proven methods of technique, improvisation, warm up routines, chord & scale memory improvement, music theory, and how to play your favorite songs/albums of ANY genre. Yes ANY genre, Heavy Metal, Jazz, Rock, Blues, Classical, Flamenco, Finger-Tapping, Funk, Country.

About RasTaylor

20 years in Music. Taylor has created a proven method of practice guaranteed to keep the student on their finger tips! All skill levels are welcome: beginner intermediate advanced. All Styles, Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Classical, Flamenco, Jazz, Blues, Heavy Metal, Rock, Reggae,

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Chava
Taylor was so patient and kind with our 6 year old son. He was very accommodating and explained in simple terms the beginning of playing the electric guitar. He was kind and soft spoken which helped with an energetic 6 year old. He was able to redirect my son’s attention when he would wonder. I am so glad we picked him as our son’s instructor.
Loira S.
thank you for your patience and for being able to discover my singing voice
Allison
Taylor is a gifted musician and an excellent instructor. And very patient. I look forward to my lessons with him each week.

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Mike B.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor degree, Jazz performance from Hartt School of Music
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Mike B.

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learn proper finger style technique. Beginner to advanced

About Mike

I teach all styles of music and all levels of ability. As I look back at my life, I see that music was my constant companion. My passion for music, and more specifically for the guitar, goes back to the time when, as a ten year old I received a guitar for my birthday. The sound of the instrument

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Jenifer C
Mike is a great teacher!!! thank you so much for all your help.
John
Mike is a great guitar teacher!!!! He is really patient and organized.
Emmanuel P.
Really happy with Mike. He knows how to work with kids. My son feels confident on his first class. Thank you.
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Shoshana L.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Master of Music Education from University of North Texas
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Shoshana L.

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I received my Master's in Music Education from The University of North Texas and have over 12 years of experience teaching piano and guitar to children and adults.

I teach personalized lessons according to what works best for each and every student to ensure that they are receiving the best possible education.

I specialize in classical, folk, and pop music.

About Shoshana

Hi there! My name is Shoshana and my passion is teaching piano and guitar to children, teens, and adults! I started my journey with music when I first picked up the guitar at age 8, and have continued it ever since. From 1988 to 1996 I directed a Peruvian folkloric music band in Dallas. The band re

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Laura
Shoshana is an outstanding music teacher! Not only do we see real growth and development in our kids’ musical abilities, but she nurtures a love of music and provides an especially warm environment for learning. She is a gem!
Maria
Shoshana exceeded my expectations. Her talents as a teacher are in a class of their own!
She has a unique technique, musicality and style of teaching which makes it easy to progress and become a better musician.
Thank you Shoshana for all you are teaching me.
I've improves so fast!
(And thank you also for your Spanish skills, made it easier for me to understand:)
Steve
Such an amazing teacher with patience and an eye for spotting the smallest details in your playing that can increase your level in a very short time. She makes learning fun.
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Damien S.

44 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $38
  • BFA Studio Composition from SUNY Purchase
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Damien S.

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Students can expect a knowledge and theoretical based training in development of the classical guitar. Being able to play well with the knowledge of what they are doing.

About Damien

Orlando-based composer and guitarist Damien has made a name for himself as a writer of scores for film, theater and dance productions.;A graduate of Music Composition at SUNY Purchase (New York) and Musicology at the University College of Dublin (Ireland). Years of touring internationally and score

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Corinne C.
Great first lesson. Took the time to see where I am with my skills and took it from there. Looking forward to working with him to get better.
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Average Cost of Classical Guitar Lessons in Scottsdale, AZ

The average cost of 60-minute classical guitar lessons in Scottsdale is $64. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $276 per hour.
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"I decided to try to learn classical guitar in my 5th decade of life. Although I had some limited musical background, I was quite apprehensive about my ability to learn a string instrument for the first time at my age. I feel very lucky to have found David. He has made me feel that I can do this! He is a great teacher and has a way of making every lesson meaningful. I come away from every lesson enthused about practicing what he just showed me. My schedule is quite hectic and he has been extremely flexible about missed lessons or changes. I highly recommend David for any age or experience level. I love my guitar lessons!"
Christina
Took Classical Guitar lessons from David G.
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"The lesson itself was very good and challenging. The only flaw was a technical issue with the video feed."
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Took Classical Guitar lessons from Raymond (Remi) L.
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"Ahmad is a gifted and patient instructor. I was looking for a jump-start towards learning to play guitar after years of false starts on my own and Ahmad was the perfect choice for me. It's rare for someone with his playing ability to also be able to impart knowledge to those with far less innate ability but Ahmad is able to relate to his students at their level (whatever it may be). Ahmad has a way of making his students understand that bad habits can be overcome over time and he has distilled his approach so that anyone he works with can improve. I'd recommend him for anyone looking to improve regardless of their skill level."
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Took Classical Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"Jon has exceeded my hopes and expectations as an instructor. His depth of knowledge in all aspects of guitar instruction continues to be an inspiration to me in my journey with the guitar."
Nick
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Jon A.
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"Melody is experienced, clear and patient as well as very knowledgeable. Excellent teacher"
Charlie
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Melody S.
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"My daughter loved her first lesson! She came home and wanted to practice every few hours. Looking forward to her next lesson."
Kylie
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Natascha F.
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"Trevor is a great instructor, even if you are just beginning to play the guitar. He pays attention, provides good feedback on technique, is appropriately encouraging, and shares my enthusiasm for learning this instrument. Very knowledgeable, a real pro."
Rob
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Trevor P.
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"Austin is knowledgeable, flexible with time schedule and friendly. I enjoyed learning guitar from him"
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Took Classical Guitar lessons from Austin Y.
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"Seth is very talented and explains things in simple ways that are easy to understand. I am so glad to have found him!"
Pauline Eadie
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Seth D.
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"David is the rare combination of a true artist who wants to help others discover their own musical voice. He is always able to find a solution to my technical problems, with the goal of helping me play more musically. He takes me seriously as a student, challenging and encouraging me with understanding, patience and kindness."
Lara
Took Classical Guitar lessons from David R.
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