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Sergei Z.

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Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Master Certificate in Guitar, from Berklee College of Music
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Sergei Z.

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As a Berklee College of Music alumnus, Sergei applies its curriculum, approaches, and techniques that proved their effectiveness regardless of an age and level of students. Also, Sergei has an extensive educational experience including teaching the Guitar Performance Techniques, and Style classes for British Irish Modern Music Institute in Berlin, Gemany, and being enrolled in a post graduate certificate program in Learning and Teaching provided by University of Sussex, UK.

About Sergei

Sergei is a Berklee alumnus, guitar player, improviser, composer, and educator. Awarded a Berklee Online Celebrity Scholarship in the name of Steve Vai, he now serves as a Berklee mentor. Sergei is a leader of the Los Angeles jazz quartet, Deuces Wild Jazz. He has more than 10 years of experience a

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Great lesson with him´╝üSeigei is a very professional teacher
Anna H.
I'm suprised how much my 13 year old daughter is learning after just a couple lessons, it is super fun to watch!
Rob
Stellar. Sergei knows his stuff, is good at figuring out quickly where you are and helping you see a path forward. Super patient and skilled at what he does. Recommended for jazz, blues, improv and the basics.
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Chris V.

12 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Associate of Music from Pierce Community College
  • Teaches students 5 to 70
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Chris V.

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I want to have you walking out of the lesson happy, and excited to go home and practice some new material. With me you'll learn about guitar, but you'll also learn about music and how playing can help you in life (perseverance, basic math foundations, etc.)

About Chris

I am a jazz guitarist based out of beautiful Los Angeles, California. I received and Associate of Arts degree in Music in 2015, and have been pursuing a bachelors in Jazz Studies since then. While in community college I really grew into my own as a musician and discovered that I love jazz and t

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Ephraim
Chris is patient, understanding and supportive. After only one lesson I already feel better about my musical journey. Thank you!
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Chris is a great teacher. I met him in group lessons. And now I’m using him for personal lessons. It was a good lesson.
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Athena M.

71 Reviews
Lomita, CA
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, English
  • Teaching since 1993
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Athena M.

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Experienced guitar teacher of 26 years available for eager beginner and intermediate students of all ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of rhythm, chords, knowledge of the instrument and proper hand skills. I specialize in pop and rock and typically use songs the students choose to help them develop their skills.

About Athena

About Me If you can recognize your favorite song when you hear it, you already have what it takes to be a great musician! MY PROMISE TO YOU: 1. Your lesson will always be geared toward what YOU want to learn, and if it seems like we are working on something that doesn't match that, I wi

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Lisa
I've tried using on line videos and ukulele lesson books to learn to play the ukulele. But I couldn't seem to get past a certain level. I signed up for lessons with Athena and I understand a LOT more about the composition, and how to bring it all together in my playing. She's great at understanding my "why" questions, and is very patient as I learn each new thing. At the end of our lesson she gives me a practice plan so I know what to work on for the week to improve. It's made a big difference. I appreciate how quickly Athena understands what's confusing me about something new, and how quickly she explains it in a logical, clear way. I'm enjoying my lessons, and Athena has been encouraging at each step of the way. If you want to learn a new instrument, or improve your skill, Athena is a great instructor to work with!
Julie A.
My 12-year-old daughter has been taking lessons for the past year with Athena and loves it. Athena is knowledgeable and very importantly fun which is required to keep the attention of a 12 year old. Would highly recommend Athena.
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Robert R.

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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2009
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Robert R.

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Want to play your favorite songs? Interested in learning to write and record your own music? I will help you build a solid foundation of music theory and technique while tailoring to your personal tastes and goals. Part of my lesson plan involves me recording, mixing and producing a song that you eventually compose. I have been teaching and performing professionally for over 15 years and specialize in beginner/intermediate students. I am also a previously certified Behavior Technician. All ASD students welcome! Shoot me a message to get started today!

About Robert

Want to play your favorite songs? Interested in learning to write and record your own music? I will help you build a solid foundation of music theory and technique while tailoring to your personal tastes and goals. Part of my lesson plan involves me recording, mixing and producing a song that you e

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Alicyn Y.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Bachelors in Jazz Studies from California State University Sacramento
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Alicyn Y.

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Teaches many styles including blues, jazz improve, pop, rock and more. Goes over concepts in a simple and organized way.

About Alicyn

A recent graduate of a Bachelors in Music From CSU Sacramento, Alicyn studied Jazz Guitar and Jazz Vocal. Alicyn began playing guitar at age 11 and by her Freshman year in high school, she gravitated toward jazz do to joining the Keleyville High School Jazz Band, At Sacramento State, Alicyn

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Hugo D.
Alicyn is a very patient and caring teacher. It was a pleasure learning with her. She was always ready to adapt to my complicated agenda. Thank you Alicyn!
Josie C.
Perfectly on time. Mellow and patient with my 12 year old daughter. Easy going and a good teacher. Thank you!
Vivian R.
My daughter is very excited before every lesson! When my family asks about her school she doesn't have anything to say, but when they ask her about her lessons she loves talking about what she is learning and how much she enjoys them. She is really good with kids! I would recommend her to everyone!

Nicholas R.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Bachelor of Music in Jazz Performance from Florida International University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Nicholas R.

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My personal teaching philosophy is that music is a beautiful transcendental art form, and it's my job to find the student's connection to music and help them enjoy it to its fullest capacity. Whether it's a young beginner, old hobbyist, or aspiring professional I understand that everyone's learning process is unique and it's my job to find and nurture that.

I predominantly play jazz and have an extensive theory and composition background, so I can educate on many subjects. Some of my primary focuses are: technique, fretboard knowledge, chord vocabulary, sound/tone, articulation styles and personal stylistic choices, and many more.

About Nicholas

I have many years of teaching experience and can discuss a wide range of topics. While I am predominantly a guitar player, I have experience with and have often enjoyed teaching musical/compositional concepts as well as improvisational tools and music theory to other instruments.

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Jean-Patricé
Nick is a very nice teacher he taught me how to play like Son House and Jack White in just one lesson

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The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Brea is $66. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $24 and $276 per hour.
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I took guitar lessons from Rob for 3 1/2 years when he lived in Atlanta. I learned a lot from him and really enjoyed our lessons. He's a great teacher and I would still be taking lessons with him if he lived here!"
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"Dennis has a great comprehensive approach to teaching guitar. He helps you understand the nuances of the instrument, and provides specific instruction based on your individual needs. He has a wealth of experience and knowledge, and shares anecdotes about those experiences to help better understand topics relevant to your own personal pursuit of improved playing.

Even if you aren't sure exactly what you want to get out of lessons, Dennis is quick to provide material that will help you improve your skills. They are laid out in a clear way and act as a great resource to add to your collection of practice material.

I'm happy I took lessons with Dennis, and others should definitely work with him if looking for a laid back atmosphere and a steady pace of improvement and understanding."
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- Desiree
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"Austin has been an amazing guitar instructor!!! I find Austin to be many things some of which range from extremely knowledgeable, talented musician, patient, understanding and an excellent communicator of the information he is relaying to get you to another level. Thank you."
- Clarissa
Took Guitar lessons from Austin B.
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"Great introductory lesson. Injected practical technique with underlying theory. Also very generous with time"
- Alex
Took Guitar lessons from Rob S.
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"After the first lesson I can tell this is going to go great! Dennis is very personable and easy to talk to, and communicate with. It is immediately apparent that he has a wealth of knowledge not just about guitar, but about music theory in general and I am so excited for what I will learn!

Also, he has a lovely home and his wife is so nice :) I felt right at home.

I definitely recommend Dennis to anyone who is considering lessons."
- Clay Jones
Took Guitar lessons from Dennis B.
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Chase is an awesome fun and inspiring teacher the space I get my lesson in is a little small but chase as encouraged me to continue to play guitar"
- Logan
Took Guitar lessons from Chase R.
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"She’s the best of the best, patient and kind. Can’t wait to continue our ledsons."
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