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Mike R.

Pasadena, CA
Starting at $67
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Associates Degree in Audio Engineering and Music Production from Los Angeles College of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Mike R.

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My guitar lessons are unique, because I incorporate many different genres of music in my teaching. I tailor each lesson to the specific needs of the individual, and pace the lessons to the speed of learning for each student.

About Mike

Hello, my name is Mike and I have over 20 years of playing experience. I've been teaching for 10 years and can teach any level from beginners to advanced. I'm a pretty laid back guy but I am thorough and expect effort from all my students. I really enjoy teaching and look forward to meeting you!

Ted M.

3 Reviews
Moorpark, CA
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Luthiery Craftsman and Luthiery Techniucian from Red Rocks Community College
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Ted M.

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I teach from a practical application approach. If you want to play live, we will explore ALL areas, including gear and live venue approach as well as ensemble etiquette.

About Ted

Ted M. Guitarist, Composer, Producer, Luthier, Instructor, Engineer, Hopeless Gearaholic and Lion Tamer Ted M. and his band released two albums in the early eighties to high critical acclaim and never looked back, launching a career that spans 30 years and encompasses the epitome of composition,

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Jeremy
Ted is extremely knowledgeable about music theory and is a talented guitarist. We had talked briefly before our first lesson so he could assess my goals...and he literally managed to fill in the missing pieces and get me the information that I needed in the very first lesson to be able to achieve my goal. It's an overwhelming amount of information, and now it's on me to silly what I've learned and practice, practice, practice! But in five short lessons my understanding of music has changed dramatically, and as a result, my playing has improved as well.

Thanks Ted!
Jeremy
Ted is extremely knowledgeable about music theory and is a talented guitarist. We had talked briefly before our first lesson so he could assess my goals...and he literally managed to fill in the missing pieces and get me the information that I needed in the very first lesson to be able to achieve my goal. It's an overwhelming amount of information, and now it's on me to silly what I've learned and practice, practice, practice! But in five short lessons my understanding of music has changed dramatically, and as a result, my playing has improved as well.

Thanks Ted!
Bill H.
Fantastic Instructor

Ted is a great instructor who adjusts the pace to match my capability, keeping it interesting and challenging. He has taught me about equipment design and theory as well as music theory and playing skills. Always an enjoyable time at lessons.

Dave A.

Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Bachelor of Music from Los Angeles College of Music
  • Awarded Recipient of the LACM Continuing Student Scholarship from Los Angeles College of Music
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Dave A.

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Experienced teacher of 4 years, specializing in the beginner/intermediate/advanced guitar student. All ages welcome. Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student. Not only will you be playing songs in no time, but you will be building a strong foundation of note reading, music theory, ear training, sight reading, technique, and more.

About Dave

I'm a Los Angeles based guitarist, widely known for work with musical agencies, local big bands, and my jazz-fusion group. I've shared the stage with such artists as Jeff Hamilton, Bob Reynolds and Bob Mintzer. I’m an experienced teacher of 4 years, specialized for the beginner/intermediate/advance

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Gavin F.

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Starting at $20
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Gavin F.

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Do you want to learn how to play your favorite songs? Don't want to spend weeks learning to play Twinkle Twinkle Little Star? I'm the teacher for you! I've been playing guitar for 16 years and in that time I've become proficient in several genres and styles. Rock, pop, blues, funk, country, reggae, folk, just to name a few. After a few introductory lessons, we will start learning your favorite songs! Using those songs, I will teach you notes, chords, scales, technique, and music theory. Let's get started and have some fun!

About Gavin

Hey there! I'm Gavin, I've been playing guitar for 16 years, and like you, I'm crazy about music. I've played in various bands over the years and have experience with many different genres such as: rock, blues, funk, reggae, folk, country, and more. I currently reside in the great state of Maine

David C.

29 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Bachelors of Music from Cornish College of the Arts
  • Teaching since 1989
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David C.

29 Reviews
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All styles available: rock, blues, jazz, country, classical, progressive, metal, and more. 40 years experience in guitar.

Acoustic steel string or nylon string. 6 string, or 12 string. All styles. Whether you want to be a weekend warrior who plays around the campfire, or someone who wants to study at a professional or advanced level, we can make that happen!!!! My unique approach to teaching guitar will have you playing guitar on the first day. No joke.

About David

Hello! My name is David, and I am a music teacher of many different subjects. These include guitar, piano, bass, ukulele, recording, music theory, production, composition and film music composition. All styles, and all ages. Classical, Rock, Alternative, Slide Guitar, Blues, Jazz, and more!

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Albert Cerrato
Well I’m 76 years old and took guitar lessons and piano lessons years ago and kind of faded away but Always a music lover. And now I need a guitar which they said they would tell me where to buy one I’m looking forward to this very professional operation. I am impressed.
Jennifer & Sarah G.
I actually feel I got somewhere on the first lesson. He starts by teaching a song. Love it.
Jordan Waits
Awesome lesson very knowledgeable and fun to be around
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Jeremy B.

5 Reviews
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  • Speaks Spanish
  • Transfer Studies from Anne Arundel Community College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Jeremy B.

5 Reviews
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Students can experience a lesson plan directly formulated towards their own personal interests. This could range from basic guitar fundamentals, which include learning basic chords, scales, reading music, playing different rhythmic patterns and playing beginner level songs. More advanced topics could also be implemented such as, modes, rhythmic syncopation, and harmonic chord progressions. Also, if the student wants to learn how to play their favorite songs this can also be arranged.

About Jeremy

I have been an avid music lover my entire life and have also been playing music for almost 20 years, while having experience playing music in multiple bands around the Baltimore/D.C./Virginia area. I enjoy listening and playing all types of music and genres. I graduated from Anne Arundel Community

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David B.
Great instructor. He is very patient and makes learning the guitar exciting.
Stephen B.
Awesome instructor!!!
Reggie
I am a beginner guitar player inspiring to become the next Eddie Hazel (Of Funkadelic fame for you unenlightened ones). I was referred to Jeremy by a former music teacher at Anne Arundel Community College. I was able to set up a weekly time with him at his house. He has a very clean and professional setting. I have been taking lessons under Jeremy's tutelage for a few months now. I have to say I am surprised at my own progress. My technical skills are blossoming but it's the music theory that is the real gift that Jeremy has given me. I always shrugged theory off thinking if I can hear it, I can play it. But now I am beginning to see the doors that music theory can open. Music is a vast universe and I have to give him credit for opening my ears, eyes, and mind to the possibilities of soooouuunds.

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Average Cost of Guitar Lessons in Northridge, CA

The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Northridge is $64. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $276 per hour.
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"Ryan was very friendly and upbeat and worked so well with my 12 year old daughter."
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"My son Joshua has been taking lessons from Ed for a year and a half now and I can see a lot of progress in his playing. He is learning a lot but he makes it fun and interesting for him. I would highly recommend Ed."
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Took Guitar lessons from Ed P.
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"Great lesson! I'm enjoying taking lessons with Brandi. She's an excellent teacher and awesome to work. Im looking forward to more lessons with Brandi."
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".very good lesson for an initial lesson. Brandon definately has the knowledge and skill set that I'm seeking but it will take several more lessons to see a clear path to where we are heading. At this point I think our personalities are compatable."
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Took Guitar lessons from Donnie E.
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"Joe is an excellent teacher

I have been studying for more than a year. Joe is extremely versatile and is able to teach any style of music. He emphasizes spending short periods of time each practice session doing exercises that strengthen your fingers by playing chords up and down the fretboard, but does'nt go overboard with repetitive drills. He has genuine love of music and is great iat intertwining theory with actual songs. I have enjoyed my lessons and highly recommend him for students begining to play as well as advanced students."
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Took Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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Took Guitar lessons from Brendon R.
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