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Lucas M.

5 Reviews
Altadena, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Lucas M.

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I have been fortunate enough to study with many great classical guitarists since I started playing the guitar. My first instructor was a student of Andres Segovia, the father of classical guitar! I also studied with great classical guitarists while earning my degree at USC. I took years of lessons with both Adam del Monte and James Smith, and I am always glad to share everything I learned on to the next classical guitarist!

About Lucas

I have a deep passion for music making and music education. I take pride in watching my students progress, develop and excel. I have helped all level of students, from early beginners getting over the beginner lessons hump, to students preparing to enter college and hobbyists or professionals tryin

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Barry
Great first lesson. Was really fun.
hector
This instructor very good. Very patient and I learned a lot today.. very happy customer
Bonnie B.
Lucas accompanied me yesterday playing jazz guitar while I sang some jazz standards. The experience was incredible and touching. I look forward to singing with Lucas again. Thanks.
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Thomas D.

3 Reviews
Pasadena, CA
Starting at $42
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • AA Guitar Performance from Los Angeles College of Music
  • Teaching since 2011
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Thomas D.

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Guitar lessons with me are unique because although I am young, I am a very experienced teacher already. I started learning guitar at 10 years old. By the time I was 16 I was gigging and teaching kids in my neighborhood and any Craigslist clients I could find. At 18, I took a 1.5 year program at the Los Angeles College of Music, where I graduated with an AA in guitar performance. Since then I have worked as a professional musician, and also as a teacher /consultant with Adopt the Arts, a non profit started by Matt Sorum (drummer of Guns N Roses, Hollywood Vampires) and director Abby Berman. In my time at Adopt the Arts I have amassed over 4000 teaching hours of teaching kids ages 4-13, so I am very experienced with kids and get along with them great since. I have also been giving other private lessons to people of all ages since 2011. Qualities that make me stand out as a teacher are relatability, patience, and an ability to identify the proper pace for the student to enjoy the ...

About Thomas

Tommy is a musician from the bay area that has been in Los Angeles since the age of 18. Tommy started playing guitar at the age of 10 and started gigging and teaching private students around the neighborhood in 2011 at the age of 16. From 2013 to 2015 he studied at the Los Angeles College, where h

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Ryan B.
I felt really comfortable and not at all intimidated with my first lesson. Looking forward to the next lesson.
Gabriel
Taught at the basic level very well. If you know nothing about music or guitar Tommy's your guy. Goes through all the simple steps at an even pace making the entire experience relaxing. From there giving you the knowledge of your scales and blues scales, teaching you how to make mini solos on the spot really helps out with the musicality of it all. 10/5
Susana
Tommy has provided music lessons to both of my children for the past 3 years. He is a very nurturing and patient teacher. Both my children enjoy having music time with Mr. Drinkard.
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Jason W.

13 Reviews
Chino Hills, CA
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded ZAKK WYLDE COVER CONTEST from http://www.musicmeetsvideo.com/
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jason W.

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I've been playing guitar and creating music since I was 13 years old. Between playing for 17 years and teaching for 14, I have a lot of knowledge to pass on to my students. Whether you want to write your own music, read and transcribe music( learn by ear), learn to play your favorite songs or anything in between, I will help you reach your goals and become a more knowledgeable guitar player and musician while having fun in the process! Let's get started!

About Jason

I've been playing and studying guitar for 17 years as well as teaching for 14. I grew up in Minnesota and started playing guitar when I was 13 years old. Self-taught for three years, I developed a passion and love for music. Upon turning 16, I expanded my knowledge studying with a local guitarist,

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Josh
Jason is an AMAZING TEACHER!!! He is so fun and knowledgeable. I found him on Instagram. I was always admiring his guitar playing whenever I saw his videos. I reached out to him and I took my first lesson last week via Skype since I'm living in a different state. I'm looking forward to what he is gonna teach me next! Thank you so much Jason!
Jimmy
I took several lessons with Jason and he is a very knowledgeable guitar teacher and he makes the learning experience a good one. He breaks down the teaching experience so even the most beginning student can understand it and he caters to his students individual needs.
Lauren M.
Jason is awesome. He is intelligent, prepared, cool, kind, and patient. I'm really looking forward to getting better at this guitar thing with him. I STRONGLY RECOMMEND HIM YOU LOVERS, ARTISTS, FRIENDS, AND STRANGERS.

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Gabrielle M.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2016
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Gabrielle M.

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I'm a classical guitarist, and I'll pass on techniques I've learned to help you learn any style of music (rock, blues, punk, fingerstyle, jazz). I've been a guitar teacher for 4 years and teach all levels ages 8-65. We can work together to pick out songs you like and learn them, and/or I can help you learn with my prewritten lesson plans and method. We'll also learn some ear training if you're interested!
Can't wait to get started and get you going with some songs!

About Gabrielle

Hi there! I'm a classical guitarist with a currently getting my master's in Guitar Performance. I've taught guitar for almost 4 years as well as toured and performed in 4 different bands. I love approaching new music with a technical eye to help you master a song as well as playing the guitar. We c

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Jack
I'm very happy with Gabrielle as a teacher. She's very knowledgable, creative, and patient.I would definitely recommend her.
Sophie
Gabrielle taught my son Victor how to play Asturias after only 10 weeks of lessons. He’s 11 years old!!! He had only been playing for two years and the other teachers we tried didn’t know how to work with him.
Thanks Gabrielle!!
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Carlos R.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Musc Composition & Theory from University of Texas at Austin
  • Awarded Winner of State-Wide Composition Competition from Austin Classical Guitar
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Carlos R.

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Why learn the guitar? The guitar is a challenging but highly rewarding instrument. There are certain thoughts and emotions that I am unable to voice with words alone, playing the guitar helps me express such things.

I have 20 years of experience playing the guitar, and close to 15 years teaching. I have a degree in music composition and theory from the University of Texas, and I currently teach guitar, bass, drums, piano, and music production to over 120 students at a local non-profit.

I am confident that I can help you achieve your music related goals and help you become the musician yo want to be.

About Carlos

Hi! As you may have noticed, my name is Carlos. I am the kind of person that aims to be pleasant yet candid, humorous and light hearted yet dilligent and thorough. I am a composer, living in the constant struggle of reigning in creativity in order to give it form and make beautiful and meaningful

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Jered J.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2006
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Jered J.

8 Reviews
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Learn to play finger-style guitar like the masters!

As a trained Classical guitarist with a BA in Music, I have the knowledge and experience to help you along your playing journey.

You will learn:

Proper right hand technique
Left hand coordination
How to read music
Musicality
Ear Training
Scales
Chords
And so much more!!!

About Jered

🤔Picture this....you get home after a long day of work or school, you feel a little stressed out by the world, wishing you had more time to get the endless list of things done and more energy to do them..... Instead of turning on Netflix and zoning out, you pick up your guitar and play your fav

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Tammy
Jered is very laid back, encouraging and helpful! Off to a great start.
Carol F.
Kurt R.
Jered was very patient and very clear. Also very methodical. The perfect teacher.

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Average Cost of Classical Guitar Lessons in Montclair, CA

The average cost of 60-minute classical guitar lessons in Montclair is $64. 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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"Kevin is an excellent instructor. He supports your desires for playing with great understanding of what you need to improve to achieve your goals. He is also very personable and easy to work with. His experience gives him the ability to understand what is difficult and how to master those situations."
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Took Classical Guitar lessons from Kevin F.
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"The most responsible, professional and punctual young tutor you can ever find. My son and I couldnt be happier with our instructor. Thank you Joe."
Inga
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Joseph G.
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"Keith is patient, professional and supportive. i have made tremendous strides since studying with him. He's the BEST !!!!!"
sherylann
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Keith D.
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"Chris is a great instructor. He can adjust to the student's pace and helps the student learn all types of guitar techniques. I have progressed a lot through his lessons."
Arsh
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Christopher J.
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"The only thing I can say about Joseph and his teaching methods are WOW! I was blown away by his knowledge and his ability to teach classical guitar. He’s such a pacient and supporting teaching. Always puts his students first and never afraid to go the extra mile. Joseph is very passionate in his work and it rubs on his students. Just an unbelievable teacher. 100% would recommend him to anyone that’s new to guitar, intermediate, or just wants to sharpen their skills. You definitely get your money’s worth."
Roni K.
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Joseph G.
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"John is a great teacher—very patient with me as a beginner in the classical guitar. I highly recommend him as a teacher!"
Mary Beth
Took Classical Guitar lessons from John B.
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"Genial!!!!! me enseñó todo lo que sé de guitarra, me gustan mucho sus clases, muy profesional, cuando regrese a Austria lo estaré esperando para seguir aprendiendo... gracias por todos sus consejos y su guía."
Johannes
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Juan Pablo O.
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"Jesse was wonderful at improving my techniques and inspiring me to do better."
Garth
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Jesse H.
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"we had a great lesson I'm looking forward to are next"
Mart
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Joseph G.
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"I recently began taking lessons with Joseph and I have already been making progress. Alongside being a professional and amazing teacher, Joseph is also patient, taking time to thoroughly explain and answer each question and misunderstanding. I highly recommend!"
Arthur
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Joseph G.
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