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Nils B.

49 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Dutch, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Guitar Institute of Technology from Musician's Institute
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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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Antonia D.
Nils was very knowledgeable, very easy to talk with, and not only listened, but was responsive to what I wanted to accomplish with my lessons.
Daniel
Nils is a great teacher with a lot of experience. I highly recommend employing his help to improve your guitar skills!
Thomas D.
Speaking with honesty. Nils is a major reason why I truly love playing and learning the guitar now. It's hilarious to me in hindsight when even the mere thought of taking an in person class would make me anxious and I was afraid I wouldn't be able to connect with my teacher. But Nils, he's made it seem like we've been friends for years. Every class just builds on top of my ever growing appreciation for music. I leave every session not only excited about what I've learned but as well as the potential of what I CAN learn. Couldn't recommend him enough!
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Chris V.

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

21 Reviews
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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 th

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Cameron Partee
i'm learning so much
Ben P.
Chris is patient and help me focus on technique.
Martha A.
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Jonah R.

32 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2010
  • BA in Psychology from University of Southern California
  • Teaches students 6 and up
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Jonah R.

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With each one of my students, I take into account how much time they are willing to practice, what genres interest them, and what learning style works best (for example, I've found that music theory makes things click faster for some people and saps all the enjoyment out of learning an instrument for others). I then come up with a structured lesson plan that is specifically catered to their needs.

If you have any other questions, feel free to contact me. Look forward to hearing from you soon!

About Jonah

Learning to play the guitar is one of the most rewarding experiences you'll ever have. Whether this is your first time picking up the guitar or you've been playing for years, I'll make sure your lessons are structured and paced in a way that's specifically catered to your goals. I've worked with

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Pamela
Jonah's a great guitar teacher! Super patient and instructive. He's great at breaking down music theory into digestible pieces and has made the topic less intimidating. I've learned so much from him and have improved tremendously!
DIANA
Jonah is one of the best music teachers I've ever had! He breaks down hard music topics and answers questions with patience. He is very knowledgeable about the guitar. Musicians of any level will learn a lot from him and will grow as musicians.
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Jeremiah B.

3 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2011
  • 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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Luis M.
Great teacher, help me get started into the basics of playing. Easy to understand and provide you with as much information you need or ask.
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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Tony P.

4 Reviews
Glendale, CA
Starting at $45
  • Studied privately from George Van Eps School
  • Teaching since 1996
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tony P.

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I teach all styles to include: sight reading, finger picking, power chords, standard chords, chordal melody, popular song, jazz, R&B, country, classical, rock, pop etc.

About Tony

Tony has been performing professionally for over 35 years. When he arrived in Los Angeles in 1969 he studied guitar with virtuoso Jimmy Stewart. Later, he studied with master guitarist George Van Eps. Tony played guitar with many top recording artist in the mid 1970's. Later, he started to teach

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AbelM
Great teacher.lLoves his work. Very knowlegeable and patient.
JenniferL
Excellent Teacher and Guitarist!

Tony has been a great instructor; he is a very knowledgeable and skilled guitarist with so much passion that is very infectious! He really gives me the motivation to try harder until I get it! He is very patient and tries to understand how I learn and what I want to learn and customizes the lesson to my learning ability. It's not easy teaching me, but some how he figures it out! Tony thanks for all your time, effort and genuine care in teaching me the guitar and being the jump start for a lifetime of guitar playing!
ChaunceyI
Enjoyable, Challenging, Fulfilling

I am finding my lessons with Tony P. to be very helpful. He is personable and knowledgable. He also seems genuinely interested in seeing me achieve my full potential as a guitarist.
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Mike S.

22 Reviews
Sherman Oaks, CA
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1976
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Mike S.

22 Reviews
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I teach Rock, jazz, reading and improving! Electric and Acoustic. I lay along with my students and make sure they have fun!

About Mike

I have taught private guitar, piano, bass and drum lessons since the late 70s in Salt Lake City, where I majored in jazz guitar performance, and since 1980 in Los Angeles. I make the lessons fun. Some of my students have received college scholarships and won cash prizes for music contests. All of t

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Sierra
Mike taught Leo in person before the pandemic started and has been doing online lessons with him for the past eight months. He is amazing with both. Leo has a very short attention span, but a deep love for music. Mike has been able to hold Leo’s attention every week for over a year — even during online lessons. Leo has become an awesome little pianist, and has developed a love for the piano. It has given him the ability to express all of his feelings and has helped his attention span for his schoolwork. Mike has so much patience, and always inquires about Leo’s favorite activities. He is great with kids and makes them feel so comfortable. Leo loves his “booming voice” and the free play blues music they get to play together every lesson.
Logan S.
Fun time
Wyatt W.
Mike amazing! Not only are my children learning at an incredible pace, they are having so much fun :-)

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"Jonah is an incredibly skilled teacher and is very easy to communicate with - highly recommended!"
Aaron Barker
Took Guitar lessons from Jonah R.
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"You can tell this man loves teaching and he is amazing at it! So far he has picked up any song I want to learn in a matter of seconds and showed me how to play it in a way that was comfortable for my level. Great instructor!"
Barry
Took Guitar lessons from Andrea B.
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"I've seen more improvement in my abilities in five lessons than I have in the last five years!"
Steve Kustelski
Took Guitar lessons from Rick P.
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"Rhonda probably the best teacher I have ever had! for the many years that she taught me the violin, guitar, and trombone. she was always patient especially from the time I was young all the way till I was an “adult” preparing me for concerts and solo acts. Rhonda is a master of all and if you told her that you wanted to be the best triangle player or the best trumpet player she would make it happen. If there was an instrument that she has never used that you wanted to learn she would indefinitely buy it, become a master within the week and begin to teach you. She truly is the most genuine and talented person I have ever had the pleasure to work with!"
Cody
Took Guitar lessons from Rhonda C.
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"I am enjoying the lessons"
Daniel
Took Guitar lessons from Michael S.
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"Tara is a wonderful teacher. She made me feel comfortable about my short fingers even before we met for my first guitar lesson. She said she was sure she'd get me playing and we'd have some fun, and she was right! She's patient and respectful for where I'm at musically and short fingers and all, I'm finally, after a couple failed attempts at teaching myself, making music with this guitar!"
Marcy
Took Guitar lessons from Tara L.
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"Greg is a great teacher and he teaches everyone at their own level even if its during a summer camp. I took private lessons and also did summer camp and when I was struggling he always found a way to help me understand. Awesome teacher and I would recommend him to anyone who is looking!"
Dan
Took Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"I just recently started electric guitar lessons with Ronny. As a beginner, Ronny's been an excellent choice for getting me started and showing me the proper techniques and behavior habits needed to learn this amazing instrument. I highly recommend!"
Chris
Took Guitar lessons from Ronnie B.
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"Joel knows his stuff! Also super chill and easy to work with. He’s done a great job catering my lessons to suit what I want to learn.
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Josh
Took Guitar lessons from Joel H.
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"Very professional and thorough. Great instruction highly recommended"
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Took Guitar lessons from Jerry M.
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