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Farrokh S.

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Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Hindi
  • Awarded Achievement Scholarship Award from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Farrokh S.

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Hello! I have been teaching guitar for over 7 years now. Form beginners to advanced students I make it my duty to find the students interests and help them develop their own sound. As a Berklee College of Music graduate I have studied composition and music production, skills that I am happy to teach any student. In addition to teaching guitar my students have the option to learn music theory, as well as recording and mixing original compositions that we develop together in class and as homework assignments (DAWs - Logic & Protools). My specialities include Blues, Classic Rock, Jazz & electronic beat production.

About Farrokh

I have been playing guitar, piano, bass, ukulele and drums for 11 years now (teaching for 7 years - Acoustic & Electric). As a child I started playing pop music, then I became obsessed with classic rock music (Guns & Roses, Iron Maiden, ACDC, etc). Soon after I started playing a lot of Modern Rock

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Robert F.
He's a good guy.
I'm not young, and I'm hard to teach music theory to, but he was patient, and is helping me figure a way into learning important stuff that I find kinda dry and not fun to practice. (I'm a good player, but music theory is very challenging to me.)
Delilah F.
My daughter enjoyed the first lesson very much! Looking forward to more!
Jessica F.
Great first lesson! He was prompt, experienced and patient. Also flexible with scheduling and how to proceed with the lesson plans. Looking forward to learning more!

Conor S.

Van Nuys, CA
Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches students 12 to 70
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Conor S.

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Hi! My Name is Conor. I teach guitar and bass. I have been playing and performing music in bands for about 15 years. I can teach you both instrument proficiency and the knowledge you will need to interact with other musicians. As well as what it takes to be in a band! I look forward to teaching you whatever you would like to know.

About Conor

Hi! Thank you so much for visiting my page and for considering me to be your new guitar/bass instructor. The main reason I think I would be a good fit to teach you is my 15+ years experience as a performing musician. I can show you how to be proficient on your instrument, which while maybe the m

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Stephen O.

19 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $35
  • Bachelor of Music in Music from UMass Amherst
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Stephen O.

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With over 4 years of teaching experience, 6 years of gigging and playing the guitar for 14 years, I have cultivated a unique approach to teaching the guitar. I take the time to listen to my students, hear their struggles and dreams and create a lesson plan that is truly individual. I've worked with beginners who've never touched a guitar to professionals looking to broaden their horizons, all ages too! I am a very professional, motivated and flexible teacher looking to help you learn the guitar!

About Stephen

Hi there! My name is Steve and I have my Bachelor of Music degree in Jazz Performance for guitar. I've been playing the guitar for over 15 years now and have been teaching for over 5 years. I can play Jazz, Bluegrass, Rock, Pop, Fusion, Funk, Jam and Singer/Songwriter. Any of these genres I'm able

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Kamille
Steve is a great teacher! He is positive, patient, and professional. So glad we found him!
Henrique
Steven is incredibly experienced and so attentive. I’m really enjoying our lessons together and have learned so much in a short period of time. I absolutely recommend Steven to anyone wanting to learn guitar (in any level you might be in - he’s an expert).
Shawna
Steve is a great instructor for my 6 year old daughter. She says, “he’s the best guitar teacher in the whole wide world because he understands what I want to do and he makes it fun for me.”

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Matthew I

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Music Composition and Classical Guitar from Columbia College Chicago
  • Teaching since 2008
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Matthew I

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Learn popular songs of your choice from any era or I can choose songs for you. Fundamentals of music explained with fun and easy exercises.

About Matthew J

***I am available to teach you online lessons through Zoom for Ableton Live, Logic X, Guitar and Bass*** I currently work as a freelance music producer as well as a guitar/bass teacher and as a music software teacher. I have been playing guitar for 18 years and teaching guitar and bass for 9 ye

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Fiona M.
Absolute joy to be taught by Matt, knowledgeable, encouraging and enthusiastic. (Timely as well if that's important to you!), i learnt an awful lot from Matt and felt fortunate to have chosen him as my teacher.
Carlos P.
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Matthew has been a wonderful instructor. I feel that i have learned a lot and also enjoyed the process. He has also been very accomodating about special teaching requests that have helped me develop my skills in genres I enjoy.
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Benjamin P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Serbo-Croatian, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Benjamin P.

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I emphasize fundamentals like proper technique and form to help you have fun and learn how to play the guitar in the best way possible!

About Benjamin

I am a musician who has played mostly in the Christian music scene in Nashville as a bass player. I also have a lot of experience singing and playing guitar as a lead man. I enjoy playing genres like funk, Rock, Gospel, R & B, Blues, etc. I am a friendly and laid-back person and that is my teac

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Robert P.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks Serbian, Croatian, Bosnian
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Robert P.

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I am a Chicago-based guitarist and composer with a style rooted in the jazz tradition but flavored with other styles.I hold a Bachelor of Music degree in instrumental performance from Columbia College in Chicago where I studied jazz guitar and theory with Frank Dawson.

As a trained musician with a degree in music as well as a lot of professional playing experience, I offer a unique perspective to teaching guitar, both as a guitarist and a passionate educator.

I played in a few professional bands and wrote a lot of original music.
I also wrote score/soundtrack for two films.

About Robert

I'm a professional guitarist, songwriter and recording artist. I graduated at Columbia College in Chicago with a Bachelor's of Instrumental performance with a focus on Jazz studies. I teach guitar students of all different ages and experience levels. I can teach students to read music or we can onl

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Mason
Took lessons with Robert for ten years. He is the best teacher I've ever had.
Carl
Robert has taught both of my kids. He is a great teacher and musician.
Seherzada Momakovic
Robert is a very nice and remarkable teacher to learn guitar from. He is very patient with student with no background in music. He is very personable and continuously motivates his students to want to practise the guitar.

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Average Cost of Guitar Lessons in Playa del Rey, CA

The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Playa del Rey 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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"I have been taking lessons with Eric for a month, and already see great progress. Eric emphasizes a lot on building foundations, proper sequencing of materials, and also makes sure the practice is fun. I feel more motivated than ever. Can't recommend him enough."
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Took Guitar lessons from Eric J.
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"Thorough and makes you feel confident in learning. Knows his stuff! Looking forward to learning more."
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Took Guitar lessons from Dustin N.
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"Dennis has been a wonderful guitar teacher and mentor for me over the last 18 months or so. I am in my mid-50s and was starting essentially as a beginner when I signed up to work with Dennis. Thanks to Dennis' patient and individualized approach, I have made great strides and am pleased with how I have progressed. While he is a very accomplished guitarist, he is also a very experienced teacher. Dennis' teaching approach is not to ask the student to follow a rigid learning plan or replicate the journey he took to mastering the guitar, but rather focuses on tailoring the lessons to the student's abilities, musical interests, time constraints, learning modes, etc. The bottom line is that I enjoy working with Dennis each week and practicing what he has taught me.

The pandemic has obviously thrown a big wrench into the giving of guitar lessons. Before, Dennis was teaching me at his house. We now meet online using the Takelessons platform. Online lessons took some getting used to and are clearly not optimal, but I think Dennis has become more and more adept at making it work as well as possible.

I heartily recommend Dennis as a guitar teacher."
Tom
Took Guitar lessons from Dennis B.
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"My 10 year old beginner has been taking lessons from Mr. Ettling for a couple of months. We are always amazed at the progress he makes each week. Mr. Ettling great at assessing where a child's skills are, and how much more progress to ask for between lessons. He listens well to my son's interests also. We are very happy!"
Jacqi
Took Guitar lessons from Steven E.
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"Almost five months have passed since I decided to take up the guitar. As, I was looking back on these five months, I realized that I could not have found a better instructor to teach me this instrument.

William provides insight. compassion and patience. He makes you feel good about learning the guitar. I look forward to my lessons knowing I will be learning something new each week.
I have already made great progress and look forward to the challenges William has for me in the near future.

If you are looking for someone that will make learning the guitar a fun experience, William is your guy, He has made sure he customizes my lesson plan to my abilities and makes sure I have the best techniques that will insure my success!

Thanks William!!"
Rich G
Took Guitar lessons from William G.
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"Jacob has been my instructor for about 6 months and has been nothing short of stellar. I started taking classes with him as a beginner with very little musical knowledge prior to taking classes. Jacob knows a variety of musical styles and has helped me progress far in a short period of time. He's also a good communicator and is understanding when issues come up, and has been flexible to arrange different times for lessons when it has been necessary. I've taken classes from him both in person and online and he is great at both."
Zachary Stickney
Took Guitar lessons from Jacob L.
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"Indigo has been teaching my 10 year old daughter guitar for over 2 years and she is fabulous. She is extremely knowledgeable about music performance and theory and she is a patient and skilled teacher. Indigo teaches what my daughter wants to learn as well as technique and music theory. She is now playing Stevie Wonder Superstition and Stairway to Heaven."
Juliet
Took Guitar lessons from Indigo S.
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"Anj is very knowledgeable with not only guitar knowledge, but also knows a lot about music theory, audio engineering, studio techniques, performing and live audio, industry strategy, business, and more. He’s friendly, enthusiastic, and is very good with positive reinforcement. Give him a shot, you won’t regret it."
Alex
Took Guitar lessons from Andrzej G.
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"Jason is an accomplished guitarist, and an excellent teacher. He's a down to earth, regular guy who has a gift to share....which he does very well! He takes
time to communicate with me at a level which meets my needs, and is very patient with me. I believe that Jason wants me to improve in my guitar playing skills and knowledge of music theory just as much as I do, and is uniquely gifted to help me. I'm looking forward to on-going lessons with Jason. He's a really good guy, who deserves my highest recommendation."
Jay
Took Guitar lessons from Jason S.
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"Alex, is wonderful. He meets the needs of each child, individually. Teaching to their strengths"
Lori
Took Guitar lessons from Alex B.
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