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Marc D.

9 Reviews
Petaluma, CA
Starting at $39
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Marc D.

9 Reviews
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Scales, technique, tunes, improvisation techniques,finger picking,flat picking

About Marc

I've been playing music since I was 14 years old. I studied classical guitar at State University in Buffalo, NY. and also studied guitar at the Berklee College of Music in Boston. I love just about every style of music. I mostly play Celtic, Bluegrass, American traditional, jazz, and classical. I al

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Jana Harrington
I appreciate Marc’s knowledge, professionalism, and teaching methods. I also appreciate his practice of social distancing and mask wearing. He was thorough, good-humored, and patient during my lesson.
Roger H.
He is very good with me. I'm not a very good student. I have bad habits and I'm overly sensitive to criticism, yet he has not made me feel bad at all about my playing if you want to call it that. I also have a short attention span and can't read music fluently. But his patience is much appreciated, and each week get a little better at it all. I recommend him to those trying their best to sound a little better.
Avery B.
It was really good information and I had a lot of fun.
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Neil K.

15 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Awarded Outstanding Graduate Student from San Jose State University
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Neil K.

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I've been teaching guitar for the past 15 years. I help students find their unique musical voice through the study of songs and techniques they are interested in. For younger students I also use the Hal Leonard guitar method books to learn music reading. As students advance we switch to William Levitt's Modern method for guitar for jazz students, or Christopher Parkening's classical guitar method for fingerstyle players. Students should be able to play chords to their favorite tunes within 6 weeks. I teach to inspire passion for music. If you love music it makes it fun to practice. When you practice it makes music fun!

About Neil

I have been vaccinated for the Corona virus! I am a Jazz Guitarist / Composer / Arranger / and Band Leader and teacher who has been working in the greater San Francisco Bay area for the past 20 years. Originally from the East Coast and Chicago I arrived in California in 1992. I hold a Master's Degre

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Tom Powell
As an educator by trade, I can state with confidence that Neil’s approach to instruction is fantastic! He is patient and willing to teach those of us with ‘0’ musical talent or experience. He does so in such a way that it is tailored to one’s musical level and taste. I highly recommend.
Alex
Kind patient teacher, planned lessons specifically for the knowledge i am seeking.
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Andrea C.

65 Reviews
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Starting at $17
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Awarded Catechist Award from Diocese of Norwich - Office for Faith Formation
  • Life Coaching, Music, Fitness, Psychology, Mediation, Healthy Cooking, Religion, Singing, Songwriting, Painting, Bodybuilding, Fashion, and more... from CCSU (Connecticut Central University), Donahues School of Music, Various Online Studies and Courses
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Andrea C.

65 Reviews
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In Guitar Classes you will learn steps how to play guitar for your own enjoyment or for an audience.
1 - You will learn to play major and minor guitar chords,
2 - You will learn a variety of songs and to develop strumming techniques, string names and other guitar details.
3 - We will reach your goals and set goals for your future playing.

Advanced Beginner Lessons - Learning to Create and Write your own music and songs if you desire to.

I look forward to working with you !

About Andrea

I love teaching and inspiring people so that they can achieve and feel the best they can be in their life. With my many years of experience and education I look forward to helping you through your life journey and reaching your goals. Let me help you organize your life. You will enjoy my friendly

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Tim Herzog
She really helped me work on a song that is right for my range. I have really small range and she helped me still hit all the notes.
Tanya K.
Andrea is the best teacher ever! She is very slow and kind! SHe is an amazing singer and guitarist!
Gabbie
Very happy with my lessons. Just wish the site were easier to navigate lol
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Britta P.

31 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) from Moody Bible Institute
  • Teaching since 2016
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Britta P.

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I approach music lessons with flexibility. The joy of working one-on-one is that we can adjust the lesson to whatever the student brings to the table each time. Practiced a lot? Excellent! Show me what you can do. Having a difficult time with something? Not a problem; let me help. Feeling fatigued? It’s okay; I understand. We’ll take it a tad easier today. I’m sensitive to my students’ needs, and I’m more than happy to make learning an instrument accessible, whatever is going on.

I offer 30-, 45-, and 60-minute lessons. 30 minutes each week is enough, and it’s a great place to start. More experienced students usually prefer 45- or 60-minute lessons. The longer the lesson, the more opportunities for repeated practice, covering more material, and faster overall progress. Whatever lesson length you choose, you’ll get a lot out of it!

Prices are as follows:
$35 / 30-minute lesson
$45 / 45-minute lesson
$55 / 60-minute lesson

Generally, we start with a warm-up. Then, we proceed to go

About Britta

Hello and welcome! My name is Britta and I am a piano and guitar teacher. I teach online as well as in-studio in Round Lake Beach, IL. I have been playing the piano since before I can remember. I took lessons from an excellent teacher from age 5 to 18. During that time, I performed in one formal

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Katie
Britta is a patient, kind and fun piano teacher! I played piano as a kid but have been wanting to re-learn as an adult, and Britta has been the perfect teacher to help me make progress on my goals. She has a great set-up for either virtual or in-person lessons - mine have been great via video! I highly recommend Britta for piano learners of any age.
Alexandra
We have had Ms. Britta teaching our four boys since January 2018 and they have flourished in their musical knowledge and abilities! They were 4, 5, 5, and 7 years old when they began and they knew nothing about how to read/play music.

Britta has been patient, engaging, and encouraging with them and they have learned so much! We love hearing them learn and play. Furthermore, they genuinely look forward to their lessons each week - that's pretty amazing and speaks to Britta's ability to make learning fun and keep her students engaged while learning online.

We highly recommend Britta if you are looking for a piano instructor.
Becky
My two children have been instructed by Britta for the past few years. She is amazing, patient and kind. Britta is a very flexible teacher worked on guitar, piano and percussion with my children, even though percussion was a little outside of her comfort zone. My children agree that Ms. Britta is "nice", "explains things well" and "makes sure you get to work on things that are interesting to you". That is high praise from two teenagers! As a parent, I appreciate her flexibility in teaching venues offering both on-line and in person instruction. My kids progessed in their musical knowledge and abilities even though they did not always find time to put in the practice outside of lessons.
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Gabriel H.

13 Reviews
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Starting at $28
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Awarded Louis Lundemo scholarship award, best film score of the 2011 24 hr film fest from MCC, Milwaukee 24 hr film fest
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Gabriel H.

13 Reviews
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Teaches chords and the Songs you want to learn!

About Gabriel

I graduated with a BA in jazz studies from Columbia in 2007 and have been teaching since 2005. I have played in many different projects, covering many styles including Rock, Jazz, Latin, Hip hop, classical, orchestral, and country. So, I have a strong understanding on the specifics of each of thes

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Yishay L.
Gabriel is an amazing music teacher not only is he helping me with bass guitar but also understanding a bit of music theory. He shows me ways to to help maximize the amount of learning I can get out of practicing. Overall he is a great teacher with knowledge of a multitude of instruments and music in general.
Elliana
Elliana really enjoyed her first lesson with Gabriel. She was able to play some new things for me right after he left. I'm excited to see how she grows.
Josh G.
He is so friendly and professional. I really enjoy his lesson.
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Rob D.

39 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $27
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Music - Vocal Performance from Phoenix College (Phoenix, AZ)
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Rob D.

39 Reviews
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We're gonna HAVE FUN! Your lessons will be customized to your needs and what you want to do with your ability to play guitar. I can teach you either electric or acoustic guitar. I can prepare you for any genre as I include fundamentals (for example, scales and arpeggios) in your practice. I use Mel Bay's Modern Guitar Method books for reference and/or lesson work. I can help you learn how to play with a pick, how to finger-pick, how to sing and play simultaneously, and even how to sightread.

About Rob

Hey there! I've been performing music for as long as I can remember, and performing professionally for over 30 years. I have formal training and 12 years of teaching experience. I teach with positivity, patience, and perseverance and help you express the music in you! *** Lesson Details *** A

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William
I'd never had any experience aside from singing in my car. Rob helped me learn many different exercises and helped me identify and unlearn bad habits I had picked up. He helped me learn to sing a lot of different songs that I enjoyed and is quick to map out the vocal notes on the piano to help me more easily understand and hit the notes I need to. Definitely recommend him as an instructor!
Jordan W.
Great exercises and feedback for singing. I felt much more comfortable singing with Rob than I expected.
Jaycee
Great on time and did great

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I highly recommend Jeff as a guitar teacher.
His method of teaching is very versatile and he is willing to create exactly what the student wants to learn. His knowledge is vast and his understanding of theory is overwhelming. So if you are undecided of which instructor to try, please look no further and give Jeff a chance to broaden your playing abilities, I'm sure glad I did.
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Took Guitar lessons from Jeff S.
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"We just had a first lesson with Joe. I asked him if he can do few people group lesson with mixed age then he agreed to try it. He handled all of them great and we decided to stay with Joe to taking more lessons!!"
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Took Guitar lessons from Joe B.
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"Christian easily connects with my teenage son. He is professional while at the same time relaxed and easy-going. He stresses the importance of learning the basics but there is no high pressure. He strives to teach music that is interesting to my son and that challenges him. He does a great job of explaining things. We are happy we chose Christian as our teacher."
Cayden
Took Guitar lessons from Christian R.
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"I found his teaching style very clear and rewarding; his approach seems to be especially effective for adults. He has sustained my attention for a long time, and has been very responsive to my learning needs (including special projects and questions) while keeping a very clear roadmap for learning music and the instrument.
He obviously has great musical talent, and his explanations and demonstrations are very clear. He has been super flexible and adaptable schedule-wise.
Overall, a pleasant, enriching and rewarding experience. Highly recommended!"
Andres
Took Guitar lessons from Dennis B.
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"For the past few years, I have learned a lot on how to play music using a guitar. Ms.Esther helped me realize what I needed to focus on and what I was great at. Essentially, she helped me figure out my limitations with regards to my musical knowledge and skill which is great because it made me aware of what I needed to improve my skills. Ms. Esther is excellent in teaching; always making sure to help her students truly understand music and its value. I could not have asked for a better teacher. Thank you !"
Dale
Took Guitar lessons from Esther B.
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"Great instructor! Very patient and knowledgeable. Great choice for anyone wanting to learn or just improve their guitar playing."
Ryan
Took Guitar lessons from Benjamin P.
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"Jeremie is a great instructor. He moves and a good pace, really knows the details of what he is teaching, and caters the lesson material to you to keep it interesting. Would highly recommend!"
Danny
Took Guitar lessons from Jeremie W.
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"Jesse is very patient and encouraging."
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Took Guitar lessons from Jesse H.
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"My first lesson, i haven't had any other instructors, so it is hard to say best instructor ever. I was nervous about what to expect, but the lesson went well. Tim is skilled and makes it easy to learn. Aside from my sweating from nerves and unsureness, i feel it was a great lesson and will be going back for more."
Michael
Took Guitar lessons from Tim K.
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"Thomas has been a wonderful guitar instructor for my son. He shows amazing knowledge of the guitar as well as many different instruments. He patience is absolutely amazing!! He truly has a unique approach that produces amazing results!"
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