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Colin H.

8 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Bachelors in Commercial Music from Brigham Young University
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Colin H.

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I focus on musicality when I teach any instrument. With the guitar, that means keeping great rhythm, using rich chords and melodic solos, and playing with careful expressiveness.

We learn from the greats (Beatles, Police, Radiohead, etc) and learn to create and express from there.

About Colin

I'm an avid music fan familiar with rock (indie rock, classic rock, alternative), pop, funk, disco, and classical genres. Music has been my "thing" since the day I was born and I love connecting with people through their favorite music. My lessons focus on empowering each student with the skills

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Lynette F.
he's great!!!! i'm excited about working with him. he was very nice and had a gentle quality about him. Which i like.. i understood my lesson and excited about doing my homework for him. i always wanted to play piano-key boards and i feel my dreams may come true!!! something i thoughT i would never accomplish is being give to me...from someone????. ! Any way, it was a great experience! Thank-you!!! Amd many blessings!
Dora
Colin is such a great teacher! He has been so helpful with improving my guitar skills, and he is teaching me all of the songs I’ve been wanting to learn, as well as music theory. Would highly recommend him!
Nick K.
5 stars
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Mike S.

21 Reviews
Sherman Oaks, CA
Starting at $35
  • Jazz studies. from University of Utah
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Mike S.

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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

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Logan S.
Fun time
Wyatt W.
Mike amazing! Not only are my children learning at an incredible pace, they are having so much fun :-)
Leo F.
Leo loved jamming out with Michael! We can’t wait until next week. Leo was super focused and he normally has a difficult time listening, but Michael was great.

Ben C.

Glendale, CA
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Ben C.

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I enjoy passing on wisdom gained from years of playing in professional bands and studying music to people of all ages. I maintain a relaxed, anxiety-free teaching style that is focused on the individual goals of each student, no matter what their level of experience and stylistic preferences might be. You'll be playing fun songs right away, learn how to jam with anyone, and you'll have a blast!

About Ben

I play guitar for Video Game Metal band PowerGlove, as well as modern progressive metal band Lattermath. PowerGlove tours the US and Canada regularly with bands such as Dragonforce, mc chris, Symphony X, and Sonata Arctica. I have played on the Summer Slaughter Tour, and have appeared at Video Ga

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Jacob L.

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Starting at $37
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jacob L.

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I want to know what your aspirations in music are and help you achieve them! They can be anything; guitar playing, technique, a specific style of music, composition/songwriting etc. I have been playing since May of 2004 and teaching since November 2010, I also hold a degree in Jazz Composition from the University of Utah and have been gigging professionally in rock bands, jazz groups, and musical theater pit orchestra. As you can see I've really been around the block as a guitarist, let me help you reach your goals and let's have a fun time while doing it!

About Jacob

Jacob has been playing guitar since May 2004 and has been teaching since November 2010. He holds a Jazz Composition degree from the University of Utah. Jacob strongly believes in having students learn things that they enjoy while also making sure they have a great understanding of music and guitar

Glenn S.

30 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 1979
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded signed songwriter from BD4N Records
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Glenn S.

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All levels and styles, tab or notation, "custom" teaching approach

About Glenn

Hi, I'm Glenn. Thank you for viewing my profile. I've been teaching students for over 20 years, playing all styles and levels of music, from day-one beginners to seasoned pros seeking to sharpen their playing skills. I teach both traditional notation and tablature, writing my own teaching method

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Laura M.
I have had a great time learning to play the Ukelele with Gkenn. So fun. Looking forward to learning more
Laura M.
Highly recommend.
Jon
Great learning experience!

Julia H.

23 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Julia H.

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Learn chords, fingerpicking and riffs. Students have the option to learn how to read sheet music, tabs, or chord symbols.

About Julia

Julia is a music educator based out of Spokane, WA and has been teaching since 2009. She received her training from Washington State University, where she earned a Bachelors in Music. Julia teaches all experience levels from beginner, to intermediate and advanced, and also has experience working

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Arianna J.
Julia was wonderful with our daughter! We will definitely continue with Julia when the play is done!
Ole S.
The teacher was unaware that I paid for lessons that were 45 minutes in length. She thought that they were 30 minutes. The music that she sent me only had the first page of each piece. I liked her very much as well as my son did. First lesson so I don't know that this is a fair assessment yet.
Kate
Julia was super organized and “in tune” with my daughter. She gives just the right amount of praise. It’s very genuine. Julia had a real interest in finding the perfect music for my daughter to practice and listen too. My daughter really enjoyed her lesson.

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Average Cost of Guitar Lessons in Monrovia, CA

The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Monrovia is $65. 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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"He is experienced, knows his music and encouraging . A good quiet place to learn guitar lessons."
Samantha
Took Guitar lessons from Matt M.
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"I took lessons from William for approximately three years before work-life squelched my personal guitar playing aspirations. William was a wonderful teacher with whom I still stay in touch. He was willing to share with me as much theory as I could handle, in addition to a diverse exposure to blues, jazz, rock, and from time to time, seduced my ear and stretched my playing aspirations by having me dabble in some classical (fingering techniques). He also exposed me to various musical genres through listening sessions to keep me motivated and present to me endless aural possibilities to which to aspire. I believe I could take a life time of lessons from William and never get bored. He is also a subject matter expert in all types of gear: guitars, strings, and equipment. He, during my tutelage under him, had numerous guitars of all types, makes and models (which he would occasionally allow me to play). I miss my lessons and hope he will be active teaching, when I am able to retire, so as to resume my learning adventure."
Rudy
Took Guitar lessons from William G.
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"Indigo is great. She has tailored my lessons around the specific areas of the guitar that I'm looking to work on (ranging from theory to improvisation), and as a result I'm developing a fuller understanding of the instrument from the inside out (and outside in, in terms of song work). Patient, flexible, and very chill, too, it goes without saying. Very much recommend!"
Laura
Took Guitar lessons from Indigo S.
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"Very patient teacher.He ask what are your goals for guitar to better direct your path."
Chris
Took Guitar lessons from John B.
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"Steve is an amazing guitar teacher. And great musician. Couldn't ask for a better option."
Sam
Took Guitar lessons from Steven E.
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"I was fortunate enough to take lessons from Ahmad for a number of months last summer. Unfortunately I wasn't able to continue due to personal reasons, but my experience with him was wonderful and very fruitful.

I've been playing for a very long time, and sometimes in my position its hard to recognize your weaknesses and figure out where to make progress. Ahmad was able to talk to me openly and honestly about where my deficiencies were without making me feel bad in any way. He was encouraging and had a plan! I was able to make immediate progress on some very fundamental aspects of guitar that had been holding me back for a long time.

I don't think I've ever seen a more organized and efficient instructor, and it really helps in making incremental progress over the short term, and taking major strides over the long term. I'd highly recommend Ahmad to anyone looking for guitar lessons with disciplined and well-thought-out lesson plans. His focus on technique and fundamentals can help anyone through any style."
Gary
Took Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"My son loves Patrick!"
Anthony
Took Guitar lessons from Patrick K.
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"My 11 year old has had weekly guitar lessons from Dave for two years now.
Her knowledge and confidence in playing the guitar, has greatly improved. Dave gets all the credit for that.
He works well with her, is communicative, and is as flexible as he can be, even last minute.
I have, and will continue to recommend Dave to anyone interested in taking guitar lessons"
Samantha
Took Guitar lessons from Dave B.
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"Curtis is an excellent guitar teacher. Always patient and makes the lessons fun, not boring! His lessons are customized toward the students needs. Highly recommended!"
Joe
Took Guitar lessons from Curtis L.
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"Aldrin is an excellent teacher. He is extremely knowledgeable and shows that knowledge in many ways. He is very patient and does not make me feel pressured. I am thrilled that he will be the person to give me my future lessons. His explanations of what we are doing are clear and concise. Cannot wait for the next lesson. As a matter of fact, my wife who listened in, will most likely take keyboard lessons from Aldrin as well."
Hal
Took Guitar lessons from Aldrin E.
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