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Nils B.

44 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Dutch
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Nils B.

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Obviously also depending on your specific goals and experience, besides learning your favorite songs, we'll discuss techniques, music theory and creating music yourself (improvisation and songwriting).

I can also provide helpful advice on guitar related aspects like sound/equipment, instrument setup /maintenance and recording.

About Nils

Whether you're a beginner or more advanced, age 5 or 500, in my experience, with even a few minutes of consistent daily practice anyone can learn music. Maybe your goal is to simply learn to play your favorite songs or maybe you want to learn to write your own music, improvise, or perform live. Li

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John
Nils is an extremely knowledgeable and accomplished instructor. He has extraordinary patience and excellent teaching skills. Coming from an adult student with high expectations, Nils has constantly delivered instructional value far beyond beyond what my paid "app" lessons were able to teach me. I highly recommend you give Nils a shot if you want to take your guitar playing to the next level.
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Susana
Nils is extremely knowledgeable and explains concepts thoroughly and patiently. He’s very much mastered both teaching and performing his craft and is equal parts artistic and technicality minded, a balance most of my previous creative instructors lacked, and one I believe plays an integral part in teaching a craft well.
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Jeremiah B.

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Los Angeles, CA
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  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jeremiah B.

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I have been teaching guitar since 2005. I personally lean toward rock, blues, jazz, gospel , christian contemporary and pop. I've taught in school districts and churches for 2 years so I've come across many different styles and genres. Many of you have specific goals that will be honored in our lessons but I will tell you from experience that UNDERSTANDING is better than knowing. You will learn concepts that will apply to several genres and even techniques.

I have 4 levels of curriculum. Level 1 is for true beginners that may not even know ANYTHING about guitar. Level 2 is for the person that may know some chords like " G ", " C " , " D " or " Am ", etc. Level 3 is someone who knows all of the " open " chords and has moved on to barre chords but hasn't yet mastered many chord voicing on the fretboard. Also, this individual could be ready to explore the world of guitar improvisation and soloing. Level 4 is an extended study of the above levels. This student could journey deep into ...

About Jeremiah

Hello, My name is Jeremiah and I'm excited to be your teacher. Music has been in my blood since birth. I come from a family of singers and performers. I started my musical journey as boy singing in choirs. In middle school I picked up the saxophone, in high school I started guitar, and I've been pla

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Daniz
Great experience!
Jeremiah has a unique teaching method and is hands down the best!
Very outgoing, down to earth, funny, helpful, and an awesome voice coach
Highly recommend! I learned so much from him.
Joshua
Jeremiah Brewer is a top notch instructor. He really cares that his students understand the material he uses. He's also the kind of teacher that really invests into each person he mentors. If you're looking to really improve on your craft then Jeremiah is the teacher for you.
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Ashton S.

Pasadena, CA
Starting at $34
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  • Teaching since 2021
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Ashton S.

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I believe that each person has their own best way to learn. As a self taught musician I can help Beginners and Intermediate players absorb the fundamental aspects of Guitar playing as well as methods of gaining muscle memory which are essential to learning how to play! These lessons can help a player explore and learn in their own way to better nourish their growth as a musician.

About Ashton

Greetings! My name is Ashton and I have been a Live Performing musician in Los Angeles for over 10 years. Music to me is more than any hobby or career ever could be. I am primarily self taught, with the exception of some recent studying of Indian/Eastern/World Music. I have studied/listened to all t

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Rebecca M.

2 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Rebecca M.

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I've been playing guitar for 19 years and teaching for 10. In my teaching experiences so far, my students have gone from little or absolutely no experience, to playing their favorite songs in just a few short weeks. I will work with you to set goals and will customize lessons to work toward accomplishing them.

About Rebecca

Welcome! My name is Becca M. and I am an experienced songwriter, guitarist, and performer looking to share my knowledge and love of music with others. I am available for in-home, in-studio, and online lessons. I've been teaching private lessons since 2009 and graduated this May 2017 with a Bachel

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Kenny
Becca is an excellent teacher. She is very patient and explains things very well. She's also prompt and communicative and easy to work with on scheduling.
Tommy C.
Based on our first lesson, I would highly recommend Becca for a teacher of young kids. She came to the class prepared, was very patient with my son, and left him wanting more and with something to work on. It was a very good experience.
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Jeff S.

41 Reviews
Pasadena, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks
  • Associate Arts Degree and Bachelor's Degree in music from AA from Pasadena City College, BA from Cal State Los Angeles
  • Teaching since 1977
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Jeff S.

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I teach all levels of acoustic and electric guitar, from beginning to advanced. I teach in a wide variety of genres including jazz, rock, blues, pop, country, folk, and r & b, I cater my lessons to the individual students' wants and needs. In other words, I will teach you what YOU want to learn!

About Jeff

Hi, my name is Jeff. I received my Bachelors' in Music from Cal State Los Angeles and have taught music for over 30 years. I've played with the Drifters, Tower of Power, Brenda White, and Bobby Bradford. I have lead bands that have included alumni from the likes of Stevie Wonder, Jerry Lee Lewis, Co

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Pat M.
I have been seeing Jeff for about 3 years. I was an old folkie - with no time to practice - for about 50 years, but finally my wife bought me some lessons when I retired. Hit it off with Jeff immediately. He really knows the music I want - which in my case is classic rock - but he can do pretty much anything you need. Still give him 5 stars!
Richard R.
I immediately felt at ease with Jeff and it did not take him long to figure me out and point me in the right direction. Looking forward to many more lessons with him. I wish I lived here so it could be on a more regular basis. But happy with what I CAN get. Thanks Jeff!
James A.
My Aunty is turning 80 this weekend and I decided to learn how to play Happy Birthday on the ukulele as a surprise for her. Jeff not only helped me accomplish my goal but also got me started on other songs as well. His patience and enthusiastic personality made the lessons not ony productive but personable as well!!! 2 thumbs up to an awesome instructor!!!!!
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Sofia W.

Los Angeles, CA
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • English and Creative Writing from Occidental College
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Sofia W.

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I have been a professional singer-songwriter for 8 years. I started playing guitar when I was 6 years old and have a passion for both learning and teaching the instrument. I am comfortable teaching beginner and intermediate students. My focus is in genres like folk, rock, pop, alternative, but happy to work on whatever the student is interested in.

About Sofia

My name is Sofia and I'm a recent Occidental College graduate with a degree in English and Creative Writing. I have been a professional singer-songwriter since I was in high school, touring both the US and the UK. I have a passion for teaching students of any age and working to design a personalized

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The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Arcadia is $66. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $300 per hour.
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"Trevor Is just fantastic. He exudes energy and passion into his teaching and encourages you every step of the way. From the moment you meet him you will understand. He is very talented and very flexible in working with the student and their needs. I highly recommend him."
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Took Guitar lessons from Andrea B.
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Took Guitar lessons from Andrew D.
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Took Guitar lessons from Moa M.
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"Steven is very patient with new beginners and explained things thoroughly. He gave me the necessary tools to practice on my own until our next lesson ."
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Took Guitar lessons from Steven B.
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"He is patient and willing to repeat things until I fully understand a concept. He goes at a pace set for the student and makes you feel confident in your playing abilities."
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"Very friendly and great teaching!"
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