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Brian P.

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Culver City, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 1986
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Certificate of Appreciation from City of Los Angeles
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Brian P.

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Brian has been teaching guitar to students of all ages in the Los Angeles area for more than 20 years. With a broad range of musical skills and performing experience that include Rock, Jazz, Blues and Folk music, Brian brings his boundless enthusiasm and love of the guitar into the studio with each of his students, who learn an approach to learning music that includes technique, music theory, performance as well the skill to sing and play. Students of all ages are welcome!

Brian's teaching philosophy, in his own words:

MY APPROACH:
I focus on four areas that I think are essential to being a good music teacher:

* the uniqueness of each student;
* the fact that enjoyment (fun!) maximizes learning;
* the importance of proper technique and an understanding of music theory to build self-confidence;
* the development of musicianship through performance.

EACH STUDENT IS UNIQUE:
My first interest with each new student is to discover how he or she learns, and then to apply ...

About Brian

Brian discovered his talent and passion for teaching while still in college, and has been teaching guitar and piano in Southern California for over 20 years. Gifted at teaching students of all ages and abilities, he combines patience, creativity, imagination and boundless enthusiasm with solid prof

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Diane W.
Although this was my first lesson with Brian, he is a perfect match for me. He has a gentle, docile personality, good humored and very patient. He's especially great with beginners, older students and special needs individuals. In close proximity so he didn't have to travel far. His teaching style, for me, is very effective and he's a very nice person.
Mike S.
Brian is the best! Highly encouraging - especially for me as a beginner.
Jack
Brian was fantastic and the lesson was fun! Really pumped about my next lesson! I have some things to practice and I already feel like I can play some guitar!!

Hudson S.

Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2012
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Hudson S.

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Hi! My name is Hudson Stanton. I’ve been a private guitar instructor for 3 years at a music school in SoCal. I graduated from Berklee College of Music and I specialize in improvisation, rhythm guitar, theory and picking. My favorite genres are blues, pop, country, rock, R&B and soul. I have taught students from ages 5-80 and beginners all the way to advanced students.

About Hudson

I’m a Berklee College of music graduate, a professional guitar teacher and touring musician. I have taught students from their very first chord to their very first show. I’m confident that any student who is willing to put in the practice will be able to achieve any goal!

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Sergei Z.

11 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Master Certificate in Guitar, from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaching since 2005
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Sergei Z.

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As a Berklee College of Music alumnus, Sergei applies its curriculum, approaches, and techniques that proved their effectiveness regardless of an age and level of students. Also, Sergei has an extensive educational experience including teaching the Guitar Performance Techniques, and Style classes for British Irish Modern Music Institute in Berlin, Gemany, and being enrolled in a post graduate certificate program in Learning and Teaching provided by University of Sussex, UK.

About Sergei

Sergei is a Berklee alumnus, guitar player, improviser, composer, and educator. Awarded a Berklee Online Celebrity Scholarship in the name of Steve Vai, he now serves as a Berklee mentor. Sergei is a leader of the Los Angeles jazz quartet, Deuces Wild Jazz. He has more than 10 years of experience a

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I'm suprised how much my 13 year old daughter is learning after just a couple lessons, it is super fun to watch!

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Jacob L.

Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Songwriting from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jacob L.

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Experienced guitar teacher, available for eager students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of ear training, music application, and theory skills. The books and styles that I use to teach with are a case-by-case thing, tailored to the student.

About Jacob

Hello! Thank you for looking at my profile. My name is Jacob Lamb, I'm a teacher and musician living in the greater Boston area and working full-time as an artist. I grew up in a musical home and began guitar lessons at the age of seven. Over the years I added piano, bass, drums, and u

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Rodrigo R.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Professional Technician from Escuela de Música Martell
  • Teaching since 1986
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Rodrigo R.

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Classical, fingerpicking and Latinoamerican rhythms.

About Rodrigo

With an associates degree from El Camino, and lots of musical studies in Mexico, I have been fortunate to tour through the States and through my country. My lessons include real working tips for the real life, keeping it fun as the material is created for your specific needs. I am a multi-instrumen

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Tui
My son is a BEGINNER beginner. Rodrigo is a very nice guy and seems to know his stuff very well. I would give him 5 stars but I don't think he realized that my son needed the basic, basic 1st lesson (i.e. how to hold the instrument). We've only attended one session so this is fully based on that one lesson. I'm sure he'll adjust his teaching from here on out.
Rosa Rodriguez
Mr. Rodrigo is a professional, respectful and super patient instructor. I could not made a better choice. I am looking forward to my next class @
Axel
Rodrigo is a great teacher, not only an expert musician, but he shares all his knowledge.
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Jake F.

Teaches Online
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  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2013
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Jake F.

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Berklee graduate and teacher of 6 years with experience in a large variety of genres.

I can help you go from no experience to playing all your favorite songs, can help you prepare for music college auditions, teach you beginner to advance music theory, music production, and more.

I have a patient approach to teaching and always make an effort to make lessons both fun and packed with information.

About Jake

Berklee Graduate. I can teach any range of experience levels, and I also specialize in taking people through the steps of being able to record their own songs and produce their own demos so they can show their work to people! I've worked as a music teacher, professional session guitarist, as a

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Average Cost of Guitar Lessons in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA

The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Rancho Palos Verdes is $65. 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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Hiring Chase to work with my daughter is one of the best decisions I've made. He has taught her new skills in guitar instruction and by doing has given her a level of confidence that empowers and motivates her. His level of dedication to her exceeds my expectation and as a result we will continue with additional lessons. Having an instructor that appreciates my daughters enthusiasm to learn more and that teaches techniques that further her scope as a guitar player has been a rewarding experience. Thank you Chase!"
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"William is an extremely meticulous teacher who ensures you'll have perfect technique to continue learning and improving at a rapid rate.

He is also able to teach a variety of genres and adjust to your endlessly changing music ambitions."
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Took Guitar lessons from William G.
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Took Guitar lessons from Stephen O.
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Took Guitar lessons from Chris L.
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"My daughter enjoys taking guitar classes from Heather. She is a great teacher who motivates and helps boost confidence in her skills. I would highly recommend her :)"
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Took Guitar lessons from Lilia B.
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"My son started lessons 4 1/2 years ago, and I decided to learn myself, after seeing my son's progress.
Don is a phenomenal teacher, who incorporates reading music, theory, skills, and learning what you want to learn all in one lesson.
You can't find a better instructor if you are serious about learning to play music and play it well."
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Took Guitar lessons from Don D.
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"Ahmad has opened up the world of music to me. Before I started taking lessons with Ahmad, music was simply something I enjoyed listening to, but was a bit of an abstraction. I had always wanted to learn an instrument, specifically the guitar, but had suffered an injury to my finger when I was a teenager and thought there was little point in trying with a significant handicap. Now at middle age I decided to try anyway.

For two years I've been taking lessons with Ahmad every week and have found a lifelong hobby. Ahmad has been patient and understanding to my level of ability and has guided me to not only improve dramatically my level of playing, but also has taught me the basic fundamentals of music which makes me appreciate listening to and playing music more than I ever had. Ahmad is a gifted teacher who can quickly uncover and fix fundamental problems with technique and builds lesson plans to teach one how to play the guitar as a musical instrument.

I am so happy I found Ahmad. He has given me a lifelong passion to improve my playing and a deeper understanding of the music I've loved my entire life. If you've ever thought about learning the guitar, do yourself a favor and see Ahmad now."
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Took Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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