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Mike F.

6 Reviews
Camarillo, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1992
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Mike F.

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If you would like to improve your guitar playing quickly, I can help out. I have been playing and teaching guitar for 30 years, including studio work for film and television. I have a Bachelor's Degree in Music Performance from USC. I am also a former instructor at the Musician's Institute of

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Clayton H.
I was a brand new student, with very little experience, trying to teach myself online. When I realized that wasn't working I searched for an instructor and found Mike. He has a very patient demeanor, can play all styles, and most importantly is an easy going and fun instructor. He teaches what you want to play, and I have rather eclectic taste in music...... So if wasn't familiar with a band/song, he has the ability to listen to it and play it right on the spot. Mike has an exceptional ear! You can't go wrong with him, so give him a try! You'll be very happy you did
Vanessa G.
I signed up to play guitar for "The Sound of Music" with Burbank Community Theater, and after I got the music I realized I was way over my head. So, I went to Mike hoping to get a lot of help. He's amazing. First, he sight-read all of my music, which is crazy. Then he was able to simplify it for me so I could play it and still make it sound good. If it wasn't for him I wouldn't have been able to do the show. And now that I've done the show successfully I have a whole new range of skills on the guitar and playing the songs I love is way easier.

I'm so grateful for Mike and everything he's taught me!
Sharon D.
Versatile, professional, fun guitar teacher

Mike is a fantastic teacher. He really listens to what the student wants to learn and tailors accordingly. Mike knows music theory and plays lots of different styles so is able to accommodate a wide range of skills and interests. He's direct but gentle with his suggestions. I highly recommend him!

Josh M.

1 Review
Camarillo, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Josh M.

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Hi! I teach acoustic guitar for all ages! I have 13 years experience playing and 3 years teaching. I tailor my lessons based on each individual students needs/goals. My specialty is playing and singing together, to include teaching students how to play cover songs to match their vocal range.

About Josh

My name is Josh and I love to play the guitar! I also enjoy teaching others and helping people find their passion through playing music I've been playing for 14 years, acoustic, electric, bass...you name it. I've been in a few bands (90s covers!) but find solo work to be my favorite setting. I have

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Audra
Josh is an outstanding teacher and great with children learning a new instrument. He finds things they are interested in learning to keep it fun and fresh and is flexible and patient. Excellent instructor online as well.

Matt B.

10 Reviews
Thousand Oaks, CA
Starting at $29
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Matt B.

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Learn the fingerboard, songs, technique

About Matt

I have been teaching guitar to students on the East and West Coasts of the United States for over 20 years. I was always interested in music and made my first “recording” at the age of 2 and a half. I got serious about playing the guitar when I was 10 years old after hearing the legendary Randy Rho

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Errol
Matt is a great teacher, and the biggest music history expert i've met. His passion for music and teaching really shines through his teaching!
Miles Friedman
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Miles
Fun and great teacher

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Isaac M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Awarded Outstanding Soloist from UIL State Competition
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Bachelor's of Commercial Music from University of Texas at El Paso
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Isaac M.

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I am a guitar, voice and bass instructor with about 6 years of teaching experience. I am trained as a classical guitarist, jazz guitarist as well as all popular and contemporary styles. Every student will be approached differently, and their curriculum will be tailored to their own goals, preferences, and levels of playing. We will study proper technique, as well as emphasize music theory to get you playing songs independently in no time!

About Isaac

I am a guitarist, singer, bass player and have been performing professionally for about 10 years in several different settings and groups. Currently I am a senior in pursuit of my Bachelor's in Commercial Music. I have performed in many original bands, solo classical guitar recitals, classical ense

Soraya B.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $32
  • Speaks French
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Soraya B.

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I have been teaching guitar for the past 10 years. I really enjoy teaching guitar and seeing my students learning and enjoying it too! I use a book that I really like but of course I add other materials when I think it is suitable for my student. Each student learns differently so I adapt to his learning style and to his needs.

About Soraya

About me, I have been playing the guitar for more than 20 years. I studied at the Conservatory of Music in France. In San Francisco, I studied and played with many great jazz musicians and teachers. I have also studied theory/ composition, electronic music, and voice. I hold an MA in Education.

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Eden B.
I've been working with Soraya for over two years. My experience with taking lessons from Soraya has been a wonderful journey of self discovery as well as learning an amazing instrument. My schedule is quite busy and I also have a 10mo old so I don't have a lot of time to practice. However somehow Soraya's teaching technique keeps me moving forward during every class. We meet once a week and I am always excited for my lesson. Sometimes it has been really challenging to learn new chords and yet she is always patient with me and curates the lessons if she sees I need more time on something. Now I am learning a new song that I picked out and it's been so much fun. I highly recommend Soraya and her knowledge about music theory is an added bonus.
Katherine B.
This teacher never showed up to my appointment. Her phone number was disconnected.. so much for buying 10 lessons in advance.
Iralda G.
She is very patient as a teacher!
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Michael L.

49 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Awarded Rising Star Award from Gigmasters
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Science in Music from University of Colorado at Denver
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Michael L.

49 Reviews
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I make learning the guitar super fun! I use a really fun and fast approach to getting students playing in no time and more advanced students to the next level. For online lessons I use all of the latest technology including screen sharing, virtual snip and sketch and ink, lesson and practice follow up videos, and many other awesome tools to enhance the online experience. 26 years experience teaching beginner to university and professional level students.

About Michael

Michael offers a fun and fast approach to getting students up playing and progressing forward in no time. 26 years experience teaching beginner to the professional level. Studio and Online lessons. For online lessons Michael uses all of the latest technology including screen sharing, virtual sn

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Jennifer
What a fun way to spend our quarantine time! Michael was a great bagpipe instructor for my teenage son. He helped him to find the right equipment and made playing the bagpipes fun from the very first lesson. Thanks, Michael!
Reed
I can't wait for my next lesson!
Diego
We're super impressed with Michael's teaching style. This is my son's second attempt at learning to play bagpipes. Michael makes it fun, in that he starts teaching songs right away, not only notes. He is very patient and explains what he is teaching.

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Average Cost of Guitar Lessons in Santa Paula, CA

The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Santa Paula 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 am very happy with my guitar lesson with Mr. Calva. He is very knowledgeable and very patient. He found out my musical background and goals. He used that to structure my lessons today. He then gave me homework, tips, and short term goals. I am super pleased with his style of teaching. By the way, I am 50 years young..."
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Took Guitar lessons from Greg D.
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Took Guitar lessons from Bob W.
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"Rick is an exceptional instructor!!!

i could not have asked for a better instructor. i am a "no nothing" about music person. Rick is encouraging, kindhearted, and sincere. Even when i dont make much progress he still cheers me on. He gives me the will to learn this guitar, for it is very hard for me. if you dont know a thing about music, or you just want a great guy teaching you good music, Rick is the one for you.

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Tammy
Took Guitar lessons from Rick P.
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"Tom is a great teacher that starts with a solid foundation and builds on it. He takes your input and guides you to your goals. In just a year, I have learned more and have become more accomplished than in the decades I have struggled to learn on my own."
Greg
Took Guitar lessons from Tom L.
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"Shon is very accommodating to helping you learn at your own pace. He is very patient, encouraging and insightful. Shon is very relaxed which helps me feel comfortable and not feel pressured. He gives reassurance all the time that the "growing pains" of learning guitar are normal things everyone fights through. I would highly recommend him."
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Took Guitar lessons from Shon M.
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"Great teacher ... thorough and provides instruction based on students skill and need"
Sabil
Took Guitar lessons from David R.
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"Knowledgeable and patient

Joel was great. He gave me tons of exercises to practice so I never ran out of stuff to do. He is very knowledgeable about music and really understands the theory and incorporates it into his lessons. Overall great experience."
Paul
Took Guitar lessons from Joel J.
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"Great teacher! Tommy covers music theory and playing technique in a way that's easy for inexperienced players to understand. He also follows up with the progress of his students regularly."
Matt
Took Guitar lessons from Tommy W.
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Kayah
Took Guitar lessons from Heather M. L.
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