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Justin N.

San Diego, CA
Starting at $29
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Master of Science - Earth Science from UC Santa Barbara
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Justin N.

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I always listen carefully to what you are interested in playing and learning about music, and will provide you with the tools to play guitar or banjo the way you want to as quickly as possible.

My goal is to develop your ability to play any genre or style you want, and to enable you to find an emotional connection with your instrument and your music.

I am well versed in music theory, improvisation, composition, technique, and instrument maintenance and care, and have several years experience teaching.

About Justin

I have been playing guitar since I was 12 years old, and I remember how awful my music teachers were at the time. I strive to do better than they did by truly listening to what you want out of music and giving you the tools to accomplish your goals. I love music and teaching and bring passion and e

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Alejandro L.

3 Reviews
San Diego, CA
Starting at $34
  • Computer Science from WNMU
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
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Alejandro L.

3 Reviews
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Successfully teaching current students with clear, concise lessons.

All of my current students have developed confidence and enthusiasm to learn all materials presented in an easy to comprehend format.

Each student learns at different levels so all lessons are customized to challenge them but also insure they learn and retain all materials presented to them.

Currently have 16 students ranging from beginners to advanced level.
When selecting a teacher, make arrangements to meet in person to review short and long term goals of learning a musical instrument. Pricing should only be used as the last criteria before making a final decision. It's important to insure your instructor is patient and willing to challenge students to setup a practice routine that will fit their current schedule.

If a student needs an instrument, have instructor give recommendations based on the musical styles they are interested in learning.

Students often ask how long it will take to learn to play a Guitar.

About Alejandro

What is your typical process for working with a new student? Initially will setup lesson plans for first 3 cycles of instruction. Lessons are based on the time frame selected (1/2 hr, hr) and are mandatory once a week. We can also discuss additional lessons if desired up to 3 lessons within a w

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Joe
Alejandro is a great instructor, really knowledgeable and motivational. I started lessons with him as a beginner and I have made a lot of progress.
Elizabeth
Alejandro is a marvelous teacher of music, the guitar specifically, to my 3 grandchildren every Saturday and now for getting onto a year. They love it and are learning ever so much! He is a most talented musician, himself, and has a way of transferring all of that to the 2 boys and my granddaughter. He is reliable and punctual and a treasure to have the opportunity to have him teach the children. I studied the piano for 15 years when I was young, so know a lot of what I speak
Joseph
Like any good teacher should be, Alex is patient and very instructive. He can cover a variety of musical styles and ability levels. I would recommend him to anyone.

Bijan Z.

56 Reviews
San Diego, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Farsi, Swedish, German, English
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Bijan Z.

56 Reviews
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I play many instruments, but Guitar is my first instrument. I'll go through a method book together with you, in which you can learn the basics, including note reading, playing some simple chords...After some months this basic course will open a door for you to enter the world of Guitar playing and you'll be able to play many songs. Many of my students are interested to sing to Guitar and I help them to sing to Guitar too because I am a voice instructor too. Guitar is an easy and fun instrument to play.

About Bijan

Hi! I believe that music is rooted in all human beings and cultures in a reach and vast variety of forms. Music unifies and engages thinking and feeling in a direct and immediate way. Music influences individuals simultaneously on different levels of consciousness and form an important device f

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Sean L.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Associates In Music from NECC
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Sean L.

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Sean has an intimate knowledge of the inner workings of the guitar, and full facility of the fretboard. He will help his students exceed in their perfected styles of music.

About Sean

Well versed in all styles! I’ve played in professional bands/setting (wedding bands, original music, hired guns, etc) and taught for the past 10 years. I’ve helped students of all levels achieve their goals. My approach is tailored to each individual student. I will teach you exactly what you want

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Adam C.
Sean is a really cool teacher. he's very smart who can listen to a song and he can play + show the right notes . he can meet all my leason needs I THINK HE'S #1
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Eli S.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 5 to 65
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Eli S.

4 Reviews
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In the first lesson, Eli will assess what your goals are with learning guitar so that he can develop a personalized lesson style that will help you to meet them. The most important part of learning about music and learning to play both electric and acoustic guitar is practicing regularly. That is why he will also help you set and continue to refine a practice routine which will help you to reach your goals in the best and most rewarding way possible.

About Eli

Eli S. is a bilingual (Spanish/English) LA-bred, internationally influenced film composer, guitarist, teacher, and documentarian with a deep love of music and cultures from around the world. He has been playing guitar and performing for over 10 years, as well as music editing/scoring for Netflix se

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Mason
Working with Eli was amazing. He's a great teacher and he moved through the material at just the speed I needed. I improved greatly over the semesters I spent working with him. I highly recommend him as a teacher.
Dominique
I had a great experience with Eli. He was patient, compassionate, detail oriented, and extremely knowledgeable on the subject matter. He gave useful tips, tricks, and shortcuts for synthesizing the information and retention of concepts. Highly recommended for any level of instruction.
Kris Ramakrishna
Eli is an amazing educator. Not only is he very knowledgeable in Music theory, Guitar, Composition, and arranging, but he has a great outlook on life. I owe the success of my audition at Berklee College of Music to him! We worked step by step on the audition process, and he helped me see what the college was looking for. Now I am at Berklee's Graduate program, and helping tutor other students like Eli did for me! If you do what Eli says, I can guarantee that you will achieve or become much closer to achieving your goals!
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Ian M.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Ian M.

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About Ian

I started playing guitar originally in 1991. Over the years I eventually picked up bass and ukulele as well (not to mention a plethora of other instruments, such as voice, drums, piano, and harp). I started teaching in 2001 throughout the Chicagoland area. First in music stores, then schools, then

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Bobby P.
Ian has been wonderful with my bonus son. He's learning the ukelele quickly, and I'm so excited to see the world of music beginning to open up for him!
Janet B.
Excellent!
William Z.
First lesson was great. It took a little time setting up and getting to know each other. For a first lesson, I came away with some very useful information on a song I was having a problem with. I like the direction it is going. Looking forward to the next lesson.

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Average Cost of Guitar Lessons in Lakeside, CA

The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Lakeside is $63. 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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"Fantastic teacher

I have been taking classes with Brett for over a month and have been learning a ton. Brett knows alot not only about playing instruments but also music theory which is super useful.
Highly recommended!"
Alejandro
Took Guitar lessons from Brett R.
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"William is my first guitar teacher. As daunting as it can be to learn an instrument, he created a comfortable experience for me. He's incredibly talented and his love for music truly shows (which is inspiring). I initially started with the desire to learn jazz and William opened my eyes to explore other genres that integrate with jazz. Im excited to continue to learn and grow with music. I highly recommend anyone at any level to take lessons with William.

Thank you, William!"
leah
Took Guitar lessons from William C.
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"I appreciated that Andrew has taken the time to get to know my child and what she’s interested in about learning guitar. She is excited to learn with me, which is what every parent wants!"
Belyn
Took Guitar lessons from Andrew D.
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"A great experience.

As an adult, beginner student I have nothing but good things to say about Ian. He has a very good demeanor during class and takes the time to find out what styles you are interested in.

He has the patience and communication skills that are found in superior instructors (I have been to a couple others and have stuck with Ian). His passion for music is infectious.

He challenges me to become better with each week and is good at instilling a sense of competition. I highly recommend him as an instructor."
Paul
Took Guitar lessons from Ian M.
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"Lena is great! Very patient and encouraging. I always look forward to having lessons with her."
Katie
Took Guitar lessons from Lena E.
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"Bill is easy to work with and very patient. He is also great at teaching you chords and strumming patterns while learning songs you enjoy."
Kerrie
Took Guitar lessons from Bill G.
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"Lauren is really enjoying her guitar lessons with Taylor. He has a very relaxed, encouraging spirit."
Lauren
Took Guitar lessons from RasTaylor W.
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"Much more than I could have expected from a first lesson."
Beth
Took Guitar lessons from Ronald A.
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"Daughter was very happy with lesson and instructor Kimberly and is eagerly looking forward to next lesson! Thank you!"
Kaitlyn
Took Guitar lessons from Kimberly A.
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"David taught my son guitar for several years. We really loved him. He was a great guitar teach and Really related well with my son."
Mary
Took Guitar lessons from David R.
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