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Popular Banjo Teachers in Santa Rosa, CA

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Carl G.

(12)
Santa Rosa, CA
Starting at $40
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Awarded PEDAL STEEL GUITAR PLAYER OF THE YEAR AWARD 1995 from California Country Music Association
  • Teaching since 1975
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Carl G.

Santa Rosa, CA

(12)

Private Banjo Teacher

Private Banjo Lessons Beginning thru Advanced students by Professional teacher and player. I have taught Lessons on the 5 string Banjo for over 38 years privately. Lessons on Scruggs style and Melodic style in the Bluegrass, County and Folk music. Sessions can be 30 minutes, 45 minutes or 60 minutes at my Home. Lessons can be Once a week, one every 2 weeks or once a month. Schedule is Flexible and location and rates are posted or can be confirmed by e-mail contact.

About Carl

Private Music Instrument Lessons by Professional Player. Lessons for Beginning, Intermediate or Advanced students. Focus will be reading, Basics, Sound production and performing. 30 minute, 45 minute and 60 minute sessions. Lessons can be once a week, one every 2 weeks or once a month. 38 years exp

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August 8, 2019
Loren B.
Carl, is patient and a great teacher
April 26, 2019
Bruce
Finally, after years, I get feedback with a live, face-to-Face instruction! Looking forward to my next lesson!
January 18, 2019
Eric
Great start...now I just need to set aside time to practice, practice, practice!
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Jesse B.

(3)
Banjo
Starting at $42
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Home Home
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BA in Anthropology, Minor in Philosophy from Franklin Pierce University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Offering lessons on beginner to advanced banjo, basic to intermediate guitar, and basic mandolin and upright bass. I include a recording of every lesson using state of the art equipment including an amazing array of microphones from Ear Trumpet Labs and Zylia! I am endorsed by ETL and The Deering Banjo Company.

About Jesse

I have a long track record of teaching in the realm of acoustic music. Beginning in 2010 (while living in Rhode Island) I decided to share my knowledge of stringed instruments as a traveling music teacher. Through the years of performing in various bluegrass outfits, I have always had students eage

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February 20, 2019
Pat C.
still learning.
February 9, 2019
pat
since this was my 1st lesson everything went well. looking forward to my next lesson and the lesson after that and so forth.
November 19, 2018
Gerald
Jesse is extremely talented and an excellent teacher. He is very patient and encouraging in his teaching style. He knows banjo and how to motivate his students. Establishing a strong foundation is the basis of his teaching method. Everything builds on this solid foundation.
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Derek V.

(19)
Banjo
Starting at $35
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Home Home
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Home Home

  • Speaks English, English
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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I have been teaching banjo since 2007 and can guide a student with folk/ bluegrass/ old timey and pop.

About Derek

TEACHING MISSION: Capture the joy of playing music. Inspire continual playing and/or practice, regardless of student's lifestyle/career choices. I start the first lesson with a student wish list (songs, goals, etc) and every lesson we take significant steps towards the goals. Skills: Guitar/Man

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May 16, 2019
Laura
Super Knowledgable. Psyched to learn more.
May 16, 2019
Dennis
Derek is a very knowledgable instructor, easy to talk to, and I found his teaching technique is very motivating. He set realistic practice goals for the next session, which will require me to do my part, but that's the reason we show up, to learn how to play a musical instrument.
I highly recommend him.
March 15, 2019
Luis R.
Derek was very helpful! No time was wasted! Awesome 1st lesson!

Meet Online Banjo Teachers Serving Santa Rosa, CA

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Lisa A.

(18)
Banjo
Starting at $30
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio

  • Background Checked
  • Teaching since 1997
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Lisa A.

(18)

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Online Banjo Teacher

I teach a 3 finger style of Banjo playing and how to read, hear, and play music. I teach you how to play the chords, read the tablature and play by ear.

About Lisa

Lisa Abrams has a Vocal Music Education Degree from Capital University, Columbus, Ohio. She graduated in 1997 and has been teaching professionally, both in schools and privately, since that time. She has taught General Music grades K-8 in the Parochial School System. She has been the Music Dir

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May 10, 2019
Tyler
My lessons are great! She is incredibly knowledgeable in both experience, and the literature aspect of the piano instrument and I plan on keeping my lessons with her as long as I can.
September 27, 2018
Lorraine D.
going to be a lot of fun starting me out right where I want to be
April 10, 2017
Sean P.
Good lesson
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Zachary J.

(8)
Banjo
Starting at $35
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Home Home
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Home Home

  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music Performance, Theatre Arts and Psychology (triple major) from Lawrence University, Appleton, WI
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Online Banjo Teacher

Prefer the Mel Bay method books.

About Zachary

Zachary is a multi-talented teacher and performer. He teaches violin, piano, guitar, voice, mandolin, banjo and more. As a singer/ songwriter, he has released 3 cds, tours nationally with over 100 dates per year and has shared the stage with multiple multi-Grammy award winners. He is an inspiration

Reviews
September 27, 2019
James A.
Great experience with Zach. I'm still learning how to sing properly, though.
April 11, 2018
Aubrey C.
Great with kids!
November 1, 2014
Abby W.
Relates to a 13 year old very well and is very professional.
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Eric B.

(0)
Banjo
Starting at $167
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Home Home
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Home Home

  • Background Checked
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches students 6 and up
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Online Banjo Teacher

I try to make the lessons as fun and educational as possible. I split my lessons into three parts. Theory , Technique , and songs. I use my own curriculum that I have created after 20 years of research and proven teaching. All students are different so I create individual lesson plans for each student. I teach beginners and also intermediate and advanced blues, jazz, and pop. I would love to be your teacher!

About Eric

Hi my name is Eric Brown. I have been teaching over 20 years and I have Undergrad and a Masters Degree. All students are different and have different needs. Because of this, I write individual lesson plans for each student. I would love the opportunity to be your teacher!

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Average Cost of Banjo Lessons in Santa Rosa, CA

The average cost of 60-minute banjo lessons in Santa Rosa is $64. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and your location, you should expect to spend anywhere between $40 and $130 per hour.
30 min
$37 average
45 min
$48 average
60 min
$64 average

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"Caleb is a talented musician and an excellent teacher. He has great patience and does a nice job of communicating with beginner, intermediate and advanced musicians. He finds a nice balance of challenging students and knowing when to pull back and work on fundamentals and he keeps the process fun and interesting. I would definitely recommend Caleb."
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Took Banjo lessons from Caleb E.
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"First lesson was great. Jeremy is very knowledgeable and I know I will improve under his tutaledge."
- Rob
Took Banjo lessons from Jeremy A.
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"Ryan was great. I am looking forward to my next lessons."
- Kevin
Took Banjo lessons from Ryan B.
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"Michelle Younger is a GREAT banjo teacher!!
Her musical knowledge is very deep, yet she knows how to convey it at just the right speed for the individuals ability. She is extremely perceptive, and can offer valuable suggestions after watching you play through once, whatever it is you are working on. She has me believing I can actually do this! I look forward to each lesson, because she is a delightful person to work with, has keen skills, a good sense of humor, and a whole lot of patience!
~ Michael Branden"
- Michael
Took Banjo lessons from Michelle Y.
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"I am very inspired and excited! Michelle is fantastic :-)"
- Chele
Took Banjo lessons from Michelle Y.
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"Ryan is very flexible and accommodating. I took a banjo lesson and a mandolin lesson from him. He helped me transition easily between instruments. He also was most willing to indulge my love of Irish music. I found him to be relaxed and yet encouraging."
- Jane
Took Banjo lessons from Ryan B.
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"Grant has been an amazing, patient teacher, even for an old bird like me. I wanted to play as a bucket list thing. Grant is obviously talented himself, but more than that, he is able to share that knowledge in a calm manner, yet be able to push you to do better each lesson. I would highly recommend him if you're just starting out or need help getting better. He is an incredible teacher."
- Julie
Took Banjo lessons from Grant H.
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"I am a 60+ guy that had gotten a banjo for Christmas. I had one many, many years ago and I wanted to start again with lessons. With Take a Lesson I met up with Ryan. Here is a Kool layed back kinda guy that is a musician and a real good instructor. He has taken me from zero to cords and rolls. He listens well and is flexible enough that you learn at your own speed. Get in line for this Guy. Thanks Ryan!"
- CPO Rob
Took Banjo lessons from Ryan B.
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"Very patient. Great ideas. Helpful"
- David
Took Banjo lessons from Edwin I.
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"Mike was excellent! We have started with the basics and now it's time for practice! He's very patience and explains the lesson clearly. He also records what we did with our time and writes out a lesson plan on what to practice. I'm very excited to be working with Mike!"
- Melissa
Took Banjo lessons from Mike T.
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