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Steven B.

24 Reviews
Alameda, CA
Starting at $40
  • AA Music Theory from Laney College
  • Teaches students 7 to 65
  • Teaching since 1978
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Steven B.

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I have been teaching acoustic guitar part time since 1972 and full time since 1998. From beginning level to advanced, I teach virtually all styles of music using flat picking and finger picking methods.

About Steven

Have you always wanted to learn how to play the piano, guitar or electric bass? Or maybe you've just felt like brushing up your musical knowledge and playing skills? Now’s your chance to fulfill those dreams! About Me: San Francisco Bay area pianist/guitarist/bassist; I've been playing music f

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Debora H.
Wonderful first lesson with Steven. Steven shows a real interest in teaching. My success is his sucess. I learned a lot at the first lesson. He’s very knowledgeable, informative and has an easy going and fun teaching style. Looking forward to future lessons!
Sue M.
Great. He’s very talented I’m excited to begin working with him.
Lavernne
I've been taking lessons from Steven for I think two years now and he's helped me so much not only in reading music but also in ear training and in my song writing. He's incredibly patient and fun to work with. He also has a really nice cat.
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Mark B.

30 Reviews
Castro Valley, CA
Starting at $40
  • Awarded King Of The Blues from Guitar Center
  • No degree from University Of The Pacific
  • Teaching since 1978
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Mark B.

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I enjoy teaching people what they want to learn. If they have specific interests, I will show them how to get the results they want. If a general musical education is desired, I will make suggestions as to what would be good for them. With over 35 years of teaching experience, I have found many different ways to communicate how and why the whole thing works on different levels.

About Mark

I have played on tour with several professional bands, playing rock, pop, blues, African, metal, and country. Now I am a bandleader and perform live in various bands and record original music as often as possible. My music has gotten airplay in many countries. I started taking guitar lessons a

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Amit Dubey
Mark is a great instructor. Chill dude and lots of fun to work with. Loads of musical knowledge, and a ton on handy tips. If you ask nicely, he'll even teach you to play the uke behind your back or with your teeth.
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Brian C.

34 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Bachelor of Music from New York University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Brian C.

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Finger picking techniques are discussed & guitar fundamentals. Students will pick songs they want to learn and all parts of the song will be taught. Music notation and reading will be discussed.

About Brian

I graduated Cum Laude from New York University, where I received a Bachelor of Music in Jazz Guitar Performance. I have performed all styles of music on club dates, college shows, concerts, and recording dates. I have also released a full length commercial recording of my original pop/rock music

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Adam
Brian was more than helpful he was able to help me improve my singing way faster than i would have ever thought! Not only that he also gave me great advice for a future in the music industry. Can't thank him enough!
Jason K.
After a few months of solid advice, work, and practice, Brian has me achieving my goals. He really knows his stuff!
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Michael H.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • BA, General Studies, Psychology Concentration from Southern New Hampshire University
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Michael H.

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Lessons are custom-tailored to the needs of each student. Teaching materials include the use of various method books, supplemental scale and chord studies, and song transcriptions.

About Michael

Like many musicians, Michael Henss began playing early in life and has been consumed by music ever since. In addition to the guitar, which he’s been playing for 30 years, Michael has also spent a considerable amount of time studying electric bass and drums. While studying music at the University o

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Mike is a great guy and a natural teacher. He took the time to understand what my objective was and how I learn best, and has consistently been helpful and effective in directing my progress. He comes on-time, doesn't watch the clock once he's here, and has a smile on his face the whole time. Smart, respectful, articulate, warm and extremely capable. I may try to recruit him for my own business one day -- watch out TakeLessons!!
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Russell S.

22 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $120
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Russell S.

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If you are ready to take your guitar skills SERIOUSLY then stop wasting time and money on teachers who don't fully understand the instrument or subject matter themselves. My name is Russ and I have been playing guitar professionally for 20 years and teaching music and producing records for over 15. I have a Platinum #1 Billboard charting record under my belt, worked with artists such as Mac Miller, Sean Kingston, Red Velvet, Lifehouse and more; and have composed music to 100s of your favorite TV shows! Feel free to browse my official website for a full list of credits.

Want to learn to shred guitar? Produce beats? Write your own songs? Dive into theory? Record yourself? This page is the one stop shop. Feel free to reach out with any requests or questions!

About Russell

Russell is an American Platinum-Selling record producer / songwriter / and guitarist based in Los Angeles, CA. With his first #1 Billboard record under his belt and previous clients such as Mac Miller, Sean Kingston, and Red Velvet, Russ has found endorsements and support from major music companies

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Max H.
Very skilled, helpful, and easy to work with! Highly recommend!
Joe
Russ is a straight up musical genius that has decades of experience playing the guitar. He will make you think of music in an entirely different way and his unique approach to the guitar makes learning so much easier. Definitely worth it!
Jera
Russ is such a wonderful teacher. He's so passionate and teaches in a way that's interesting, easy to grasp and fun! I've learned so much so quickly
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Lisa M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Lisa M.

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I teach with compassion, patience and joy. For the beginner, we’ll cover strumming, playing chords and noted and learn new songs. The intermediate student will work on technique and enhance knowledge, strengthen ability and play, play, play.!

About Lisa

I earned my BA in Music at the University of Virginia and Masters at UMET in Puerto Rico. I began playing music in the 5th grade. With support and encouragement from my teachers and parents, I joined the school orchestra, enjoyed violin, piano and guitar lessons, and competed on Regional and State

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"Having not had a guitar lesson in almost 50 years, Chris made it easy to talk bout my goals, and immediately show me some techniques and licks that will be helpful. Also really appreciate the recorded video of the lesson and extra materials he sent as follow up."
Scott
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Chris C.
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"I'd say Kevin is by far the best teacher I've ever had for acoustic guitar. I'm left handed, which require a special technique of instruction. I'm also well up in my years and have always wanted to learn guitar for my own enjoyment. He's patient with me, which is great, and is very fair with the time he provides for the cost. He goes the extra mile to assure I gain confidence and fulfillment with my playing. I have plenty more to learn and I only want Kevin because he teaches in a sincere and meaningful way. I'm going to start singing with my playing and am very excited about that. Kevin is awesome!!! He's genuine. I highly recommend him to anyone, at any age."
Mike
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Kevin J.
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"Great instructor. Great lessons. It's easy to learn/understand/easy to follow. Very patient. Very highly recommended..."
Asterio
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Eric J.
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"It was nice to meet and begin lessons. David asked some good questions and we set some goals in advance. I look forward to learning a lot from David who is very welled versed in all styles of guitar repertoire."
Geoffrey
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from David C.
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"I've only had one lesson so far, but Rachel did a great job. She is knowledgeable and very talented. I'm excited to continue on my rockin' acoustic guitar journey. I highly recommend her as she was super nice and very kind to come get me at the bottom of the hill, so I can find her studio in the future. I'm a newbie at guitar and don't know very much but she encouraged me & I can't wait to get further into it."
Heather Kingsbury
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Rachel C.
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"I've been taking guitar lessons from Ahmad for about 2 1/2 years now and I couldn't be happier with the quality of his instruction. He really understands that learning an instrument, and music in general, is more just than just learning technical proficiency but all about learning a new language, which requires a very holistic approach to teaching. Ahmad does an excellent job of providing me with the tools to improve my technical ability, understand music theory, and read music, all of which has made me a much more well rounded musician. He also does a terrific job of structuring his teaching around your musical interests, influences, and ambitions. I would recommend him to beginner, intermediate, and advanced musicians alike."
Kai
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"one of the best guitar teachers out there. Hes experience and patient. You will definitely get better with his help. Guitar maybe hard but Eric make it seem easy for you."
vincent
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Eric J.
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"My son looks forward to his lessons with Jon as he makes learning to play guitar fun. I highly recommend Jon to anyone wanting get the most out of learning this instrument."
Ryan
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Jon A.
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"Lucian has a life time of experience as a practing musician, and also has been teaching for many years. I've had other guitar teachers, but Lucian​ is great at explanation and practical instruction. He's not just teaching you how to strum chords, but also about music theory.

He has the patience, and demeanor that is perfect for teaching. No easy task. I've seen other students of all ages here as well.

Great teacher"
Nelson
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Lucian W.
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"Just the lessons I have been looking for."
Charlie
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Jim B.
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