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Jim M.

Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $75
  • Awarded Solo guitar CD named "Best of the Year" by Acoustic Guitar Magazine from Acoustic Guitar Magazine
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Master's Degree in Music from California Institute of the Arts
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Jim M.

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I have been teaching guitar in the LA area for over 25 years, most recently at UCLA. With a Master's Degree from CalArts and professional experience including session work with Frank Sinatra early in my career, I am uniquely qualified to teach a wide variety of styles, from, jazz, blues and classical to "Americana" and slide guitar. I specialize in fingerstyle acoustic technique, which allows students to progress from simple chord strumming to full arrangements with melodies, harmonies and bass lines. I also teach music theory, sight-reading and songwriting, Now's the time to begin the exciting, enriching, and FUN journey to guitar mastery!

About Jim

Hi! I'm a professional guitarist with 25 years of teaching experience. Along with performing and recording, my teaching career has been hugely rewarding. I truly enjoy meeting new students and applying my expertise to help them overcome the hurdles that all students eventually encounter. From b

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Mike B.

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Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $44
  • Speaks English, French
  • Awarded Kawai Canada Music Ltd. Piano Scholarship from Capilano University
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Mike B.

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As a singer-guitarist for 20 years and a degree in Music Composition, I specialize in taking any song and giving it the perfect acoustic guitar accompaniment, from beginner bare bones accompaniment, to advanced "full band sound" accompaniment involving more complex strumming, picking, fingerpicking, slapping, and percussive styles.

I can also give you ideas for jamming, soloing, and writing songs while showing you music theory, or I can teach you riffs to your favorite songs!

Being a drummer as well I can show you how to play "in the pocket" with rhythmic precision when playing with a band or by yourself.

About Mike

I've studied piano and other instruments for 30 years, have been teaching music for 20, and have been a full time professional musician and music teacher for 11 years. As a musician who was raised on classical piano but has also spent his life playing in bands, jamming, and composing in several ge

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Sarah P.
Hi, Mike! I like the songs you pick for me to learn.
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Mike was awesome in my first lesson. He knew exactly how to keep pace with my progression...looking forward to #2!

Keith H.

7 Reviews
Anaheim, CA
Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Studio Guitar, Recording Arts and Music Theory from Orange Coast and Golden West College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Keith H.

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Hello, my name is Keith Harrison. I specialize in Custom Tailored Beginning and Intermediate Acoustic and Electric Guitar Fundamentals to advanced playing skills.

My goal is to help you start making great music and improve your skills quickly in a fun and easy to understand way. Lessons are based on YOUR personal goals and music interests. Learn the basic foundations and fundamentals then we dive right into your favorite songs and styles and focus on what interests you most.

Learn finger chords, bar chords, chord inversions, songs, scales, tricks, tips, licks and riffs, pitch, harmony, ear training, how to solo and improvise all up and down the fretboard and more.

I can also help you with singing, songwriting, recording, music gear and many other aspects of the music business.

Whether your goal is to learn the basics, make a living as a guitar hero, or any level in between, I'm happy to share my music passion, skill and experience to help you get exactly where you want ...

About Keith

I specialize in Beginning and Intermediate Fundamentals to advanced playing skills and know how to reach my students with the right balance of personalized attention, patience, practical training, and positive encouragement, making learning fun through a variety of engaging and unique personalized

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Jarek M.
Keith has the patience of a Saint, he’s friendly and very knowledgeable about music skills. I’m glad I registered for these classes and I’d definitely recommend him to anyone!
Joe
Keith is fantastic! Not only does he know what he is doing but he is so much fun! I always have a blast! Funny, kind, patient, and talented! What else do you need?
Miguel “Nacho”
I’ve worked with Keith the past 25 years. In that time I’ve learned so much from him. He’s always eager to pass along what he knows about guitars, guitar playing, guitar equipment, anything and everything guitar.

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zen Q.

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Starting at $22
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2016
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zen Q.

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Hello, I went to Uni for Finger-style guitar for 4 years and took some flamenco on the side. I'd love to share what my knowledge and experience of music to you and take it even further based on your preferences. I'll be patient and take it step by step.

About zen

I started the guitar when my dad bought one for me, I played with it a little bit, but it wasn't until I started taking guitar lessons that I wanted to go even further with it. Then I went to Uni and took music as my major and guitar as my instrument. I learned many things and I always wanted to fi

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Charles C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • BFA Jazz Studies from Chicago College of Performing Arts
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Charles C.

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Being a musician is not merely a matter of notes on a page. Technique, theory, and reading are important and always play a role, but in my lessons, I strive to also put a strong focus on personal goals, aspirations, and passions. With these as a guide, I’ll help you not only play but also to create. I’m an active performer and songwriter and have a decade of experience writing, producing, and recording music of all varieties. Let’s book a lesson today and begin looking at the big picture. There’s so much more to be found just beyond the notes.

About Charles

Hi! I’m so glad you stumbled upon my TakeLessons profile because it means that you’re a step closer to becoming a ‘real’ musician. But before you call up images of cold concert halls and stuffy, tuxedoed audiences or international superstars selling out arenas, let me briefly explain what it mean

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Matthew N.

29 Reviews
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Starting at $32
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Percussion Performance from University of Iowa
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Matthew N.

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Matthew has been teaching guitar for 10 years. Students can expect a wide curriculum full of different styles and theory.

About Matthew

Matthew N. has been an educator and performer in the Chicago area and suburbs for over 15 years. Currently holding a studio of nearly 50 students he has become one of the area's many successful private instructors. Teaching piano, drums, and guitar Matthew can accommodate any student's needs and mu

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Kevin C.
Matt taught me for a 3 month period and helped me drastically with learning how to improvise guitar solos. I can't thank Matt enough for his help in helping me with a rather unorthodox time to start getting lessons. Each week he told me to bring 3 songs with a guitar solo I would like to learn in different genres and each week we broke down the solos for me to practice and gather their techniques. Thank you so much Matt!
Tejas A.
My 9 year old son had his first session yesterday, and he loved it. Matthew is great, responsive and especially patient! My son is looking forward to having more sessions!
Gabriel S.
Matt is an amazing instructor. I highly recommend him.

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Average Cost of Acoustic Guitar Lessons in San Gabriel, CA

The average cost of 60-minute acoustic guitar lessons in San Gabriel is $68. 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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"Jeremy has been working great with my daughter. He shows up on time and most important he has a lot of patients working with her. She is accomplishing a lot and is doing really well. Thank you Jeremy for a great job."
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Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Jeremy B.
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"Tracy is great with my daughter and has really helped her learn the basics of guitar!"
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Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Tracy D.
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"Great first lesson. Took the time to see where I am with my skills and took it from there. Looking forward to working with him to get better."
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Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Damien S.
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"I started taking lessons from Jordan 5 weeks ago and in that time have progressed from a self taught beginner to playing Led Zep's famous riff on Black Dog. This is simply amazing to me and now I look forward to playing with other friends/musicians that share the same interest in music. Jordan is a great teacher and tailors lessons to my specific interests and abilities. I highly recommend Jordan to anyone interested in learning guitar."
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Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Jordan D.
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"I am a long time student having first started guitar lessons in my late thirties. Thanks to Paul’s patience and expertise, I quickly evolved as a guitar player and all around musician. He has a great studio with a full variety of instruments so it's very convenient to not have to bring one's own instrument if one prefers not to. The studio also has a quality recording system , and I've created numerous professional sounding recordings of my guitar playing as well. Today I enjoy playing bass and guitar in a string band and continue to expand my musical horizons with Paul. I think he is an excellent instructor and I highly recommend him for beginners or intermediate musicians of all ages."
Jeff
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Paul N.
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"I have been taking lessons with Andrew for almost two years. I have enjoyed every lesson and have gained knowledge and skill beyond my expectations!! Even when I’ve had challenges in practice time, Andrew meets me where I’m at and has the ability to make sure that I finish the lesson with challenges, new goals and guitar knowledge! I highly recommend him!"
Staci
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Andrew C.
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"He is best. I was never a good student but he was just amazing. I always struggled but he really help and encourages you, i was always frustrating yet he is willing to be patient, if you are starting guitar he is the guy for you."
vince
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Eric J.
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Shawn
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Donnie E.
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"My son had his first lesson last week & cannot wait to go back this week! So excited we found someone who knows what they’re talking about and can break it down so easily for my little beginner!"
Jackie
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Dennis O.
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"Excellent. Friendly and informative"
Halle
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Benjamin E.
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