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Steven B.

23 Reviews
Alameda, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 1978
  • Teaches students 7 to 65
  • AA Music Theory from Laney College
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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 fo

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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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Paul S.

9 Reviews
Novato, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Bachelor of Professional Studies in Interdisciplinary Music Studies from Berklee College of Music
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Paul S.

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I have been teaching acoustic guitar for the last 5 years. I can help you learn more about open/bar chords, finger picking, palm muting, scales, power chords, and soloing/improvisation. We can also work on learning your favorite tunes and maybe writing of some of your own! I am here to help you achieve your goals as a guitar player. We'll start with what you are currently interested in learning and expand outwards from there. Feel free to message me and we'll take it from there!

About Paul

I am a composer, professional musician and music educator. I have recorded and performed with many different artists, but am best known for my work with the Central Coast band Still Time. Starting in 2004, Still Time steadily expanded from a local college band to a national touring act and we succe

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Nadia S.
Paul has been an incredible teacher. He is helping me learn the guitar and I’m a lot further ahead then I thought Id be. He is also helping me with my song writing and composing. I highly recommend him.
Jeffrey
absolutely brilliant bass player. he's great at breaking things down in a way that you'll understand and he's extremely supportive.
Robyn
Inspirational! I love working with Paul. He is patient, fun, and incredibly talented and versatile.

I have improved so much working with him-- and he's also a really great person and all around cool guy.
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Christopher M.

Hayward, CA
Starting at $42
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Christopher M.

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I am able to adapt to every student in order to effectively communicate musical concepts and practice techniques no matter what level the student is at. All of this is essential in order for a student to find themselves through music.

About Christopher

Christopher Main is a guitarist/composer/educator based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Christopher earned a Bachelor of music degree in Jazz Studies from San Jose State University where he studied under some great local musicians such as Rick Vandivier, Aaron Lington, John Shifflett and Frank Sumar

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Zachary W.

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Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Zachary W.

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I specialize in blues, rock and funk guitar on both the electric and acoustic, I also teach the electric bass and the banjo. I will teach-the fundamentals of music, ie. rhythm, melody and harmony, and then assist you on your journey to finding your own unique musical styling. I believe that music is the ultimate form of SELF expression so it is important that you tell me what inspires YOU and what your personal music goals are. Their are multiple ways to conceptualize the music and i will be your ally in finding what ways work best for you. i will customize lesson plans based on your personal music journey and where you want to get in your playing. whether you want to compose your own symphonies, write your own concept album, play some covers on the weekends, or just better yourself as a human being it would be my honor to teach you

About Zachary

I have been playing the guitar since my teenage years and it has been an integral part of me maturing into a responsible adult. The dedication and patience that learning an instrument have taught me are skills that i have applied to my academic and professional life. I hope to be able to impart not

Natalie S.

Teaches Online
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  • Guitar Performance and Songwriting from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Natalie S.

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Do you want to play like Jimi Hendrix or Stevie Ray Vaughan? Want to learn how to play folk, pop, country, heavy metal, or even write your own original music? The primary focus of my lessons is learning songs and styles that inspire you as a student! Playing guitar is meant to be fun, and that is why I like to get my students to dive right into learning how to play their favorite songs. From there, we will begin to look at what makes this particular song, style, or artist sound the way it does, and learn how to recreate it in your own voice. This is where music theory comes in. I believe in teaching students in a way that makes them well-rounded musicians, which includes learning and applying music theory, ear-training, and most importantly, learning to play what most inspires you!

About Natalie

My name is Natalie, and I teach guitar! I teach beginner, intermediate, and advanced students in all styles, including acoustic and electric. My favorite guitarists include John Mayer, Jimi Hendrix, Stevie Ray Vaughan, and Derek Trucks. I specialize in blues and rock, and also teach country, folk,

Rick P.

29 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Bachelor's degree in Recording Engineering and Record Production from Long Beach City College
  • Awarded High Achievement Award from HANDS ON MUSIC SCHOOL
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Rick P.

29 Reviews
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I design my guitar lessons around each individual student and strive to keep the lesson light and enjoyable while also aiming for a high standard of education. Whether you are looking to play for pleasure at home,around the campfire,or want to learn practical music theory for composition and/or improvisation. I have instruction programs for all levels and styles from beginner to advanced and from ages 7 years on up.

About Rick

I been playing the guitar professionally for over 20 years. In that time I had the good fortune to perform and record with some really good musicians. I've played in various bands ranging from rock to jazz and flamenco. I received my bachelor's degree in recording engineer and record producer fro

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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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"Recently I have wanted to play the guitar and went to Rob for help. I am very much a beginner but I like the progress that I have made so far. Some of the chords were difficult for my small hands to produce so Rob showed me alternate finger positions from what I saw online that helped me produce the chord to play some simple songs after just a few hours of practice. Rob also showed me why some musicians hold their fingers a certain way that made sense to me. He really understands the "logic" behind why the different strings produce a certain note and related it back to the piano for me since I knew a little about that. He helped me get started plucking individual strings as I play certain chords. Rob has been patient with me as I struggle to remember which finger. He is patient, kind and very logical in his approach to music."
Diane
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Rob R.
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"Kat is a great teacher and very patient. She has a talent for working through basic issues in a way that is easily graspable but without talking down to the student."
Noah
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Kat M.
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"Very friendly and easy going to work with"
Shawn
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Donnie E.
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"Tommy has provided music lessons to both of my children for the past 3 years. He is a very nurturing and patient teacher. Both my children enjoy having music time with Mr. Drinkard."
Susana
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Thomas D.
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"Billy is great! He is super patient with me and really tries to make sure I understand the basics instead of just memorizing chords. His style is very easy-going and engaging. I definitely recommend Billy as a teacher, especially for beginners."
Ariana
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Billy D.
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"Always learning new things"
Allison Wilson
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Lynn K.
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"Always fun, always new things to learn!!!!"
Allison Wilson
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Lynn K.
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"My experience with McCann was definitely one that shaped my guitar skills in such an impactful way. When I first considering starting I was skeptical about whether or not I would have time or the money but Mr.Turner really took me by surprise. I was able to fully comprehend the basics of the Acoustic Guitar while also having time for for my full time job at planet fitness. At this point I am not confident in myself to play in front of others as I was very shy before. Thanks to McCann Turner I am now at a place in my life where I wanted to be."
Clay
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from McCann T.
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"Going to take time and Daniel is a font of knowledge, patient and funny):_"
Fred
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Daniel G.
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