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Lars R.

11 Reviews
Petaluma, CA
Starting at $24
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Master of Arts in Music from San Francisco State University
  • Teaches students 12 to 65
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Lars R.

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As personalized as you want it to be, the guitar is a wonderful mode of expression. I have been playing for twenty years as of 2019. Classical, jazz, blues, Indian classical, mostly acoustic guitar! Please contact me for more details.

About Lars

I began to teach guitar at 16 years of age. I have taught seven- to 60-year-old students in a wide variety of styles. I studied jazz guitar primarily with Randy Vincent, one of the San Francisco Bay Area's greatest guitar players, and continue to broaden my horizons under the guidance of Matthew Gra

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Abhi D.
Lars is an awesome instructor. Very knowledgeable and also very articulate with his instructions. I highly recommend him. I am an absolute beginner and yet he was able to share so much in the very first lesson itself! He also makes learning fun.
Subhabrata D.
very good!
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Very focused lesson
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Marc D.

9 Reviews
Petaluma, CA
Starting at $39
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Marc D.

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Scales, technique, tunes, improvisation techniques,finger picking,flat picking

About Marc

I've been playing music since I was 14 years old. I studied classical guitar at State University in Buffalo, NY. and also studied guitar at the Berklee College of Music in Boston. I love just about every style of music. I mostly play Celtic, Bluegrass, American traditional, jazz, and classical. I al

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Jana Harrington
I appreciate Marc’s knowledge, professionalism, and teaching methods. I also appreciate his practice of social distancing and mask wearing. He was thorough, good-humored, and patient during my lesson.
Roger H.
He is very good with me. I'm not a very good student. I have bad habits and I'm overly sensitive to criticism, yet he has not made me feel bad at all about my playing if you want to call it that. I also have a short attention span and can't read music fluently. But his patience is much appreciated, and each week get a little better at it all. I recommend him to those trying their best to sound a little better.
Avery B.
It was really good information and I had a lot of fun.
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Collin M.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Collin M.

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I approach the guitar as a creative tool of limitless possibilities, as an outlet not only to build confidence and character as a musician, but as a person! You do not have to be a virtuoso to create and enjoy beautiful music with the guitar. I strive to make music accessible to all and easy to understand.

Using my real-world experiences as a lifelong musician, a pragmatic teaching method, and over 15 years playing guitar, I will help you achieve your musical goals with custom tailored lessons that move at your pace.

My ultimate goal is to foster a passion for music and build the confidence of my students!

About Collin

I am a professional musician, composer, and producer currently based in Austin, Texas! I have been playing guitar for over 15 years, I have toured nationally as a sideman, lead several bands of my own, recorded in top of the line studios and worked with world class artists! I love all kinds of mu

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Preston
Collin helped me, as a beginner bass player, improve tremendously. Over the course of a year, he introduced me to new styles and techniques, while helping me build confidence to play with other musicians. Thanks, dude!
Kascidy
I had my first lesson with Collin as a beginner with no history in music and I learned (and retained) more than I was expecting myself to. He definitely knows his stuff but also had the ability to break it down and simplify it for me. It's important for me to not feel intimidated or slow while learning something brand new... I think that's why I enjoyed his lesson so much. He's patient, answered all of my questions along the way (and I had alot), was thorough, and hyped me up. I had a great experience. I'm definitely excited to keep learning from him!
Jackie
Collin is a very professional, patient, humorous, and beyond talented musician. 10/10 recommend to anyone learning to play guitar.
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Quinton S.

1 Review
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Starting at $15
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 9 to 30
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Quinton S.

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Towson Music Ed major with a focus in jazz and Commercial guitar with performance experience in a variety of different settings and genres such as jazz, alternative, funk, emo, rock, etc. One on one and classroom teaching experience.

Learn how to play the songs you've always wanted to
Develop your ear in order to play songs you hear on the spot!
Apply theory and learn the inner workings of a variety of songs and tunes
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About Quinton

Hello! my name is Quinton and im a jazz guitarist and music instructor operating out of Baltimore, MD. Groups and ensembles i've performed with include the AACC small jazz combo as well as my own trio who has played at numerous locations across Maryland including Fort Meade, 49 west, and numerous s

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Robin S.
Works really well with my high schooler!
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Tara L.

20 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $38
  • Speaks English, Nepali, Thai
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tara L.

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I started playing acoustic guitar when I was seven years old. I have been playing and teaching mostly bluegrass, old time, Irish, blues, and swing jazz styles for many years. I have taught both privately and have also done various workshops at festivals. I have taught guitar multiple years for instance at the Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival in PA.
My students learn to have fun with music. Students can work on rhythms, melodies, improvisation, song writing, getting into and/or hanging on in a jam session, etc.

About Tara

I have a Masters in Education as well as having spent many years performing, teaching in one on one and group settings both privately and at music camps and festivals. I play and teach bluegrass, old time, blues, folk, Irish, and swing jazz styles. I like my students to really enjoy playing music an

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Stephen Z.
Great!
Aidan K.
The way Tara presents traditional tunes is straightforward and easy to digest, while staying as true to the tune as possible. Super friendly, and really easy to work with.
Jillian A.
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Neil J.

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Starting at $17
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  • Teaching since 1990
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Neil J.

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Legends of the stage were always surrounded by Guitarists who WOWED the crowd with their abilities. Les Paul, Chuck Berry, Hendrix, Van Halen all performed feets of amazement that left you smiling as you left their performance.

Playing guitar not only allows you to imagine you are one of the legends - but actually creates a sense of calmness and fulfillment when your able to surround yourself in your own created sound.

I travelled to Los Angeles at the end of the 1980's to become a "legend". I was fortunate to be in a number of bands. I'm a self taught guitarist that learned the instrument and stage attitude that was needed for the crowd. I never reached the legendary status but the love of guitar will always be there for me.

I hope the love of guitar will be there for you too.

About Neil

I have been playing guitar for 30 years and was in 10 bands from 1986-2000. From Funk-Rock, Punk, Acoustic, Country Rock, Hard Rock I learned not only the skills in playing guitar but the skills to entertain an audience. I'm self taught and understand the basics needed to teach you to entertain yo

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The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Sebastopol is $66. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $300 per hour.
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Took Guitar lessons from Kevin D.
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"I was a little nervous about my first lesson but Bill put me at ease instantly. At the end of our lesson I had a lot of resources to take home for practice and was beginning to play one of my favorite songs. I already know if I stick with lessons I will make much more progress than I would on my own with only the internet as a guide. I should have signed up for lessons years ago."
Danya
Took Guitar lessons from Bill G.
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"Andrew is a great teacher.

I was very much a beginner when I started taking lessons with Andrew. He was extremely helpful, and catered the lessons to what I wanted to pursue musically. He always made the lessons fun, challenging, and interesting. I took lessons at his home studio. It was a very comfortable and welcoming environment. The only reason I'm not taking lessons with him anymore is because I'm moving. Overall, he's a great teacher and I would highly recommend him to people of any skill level."
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Took Guitar lessons from Andrew D.
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"Versatile, knowledgeable, listens to the student to set personalized goals"
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Took Guitar lessons from Luke P.
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"Juan went through many fundamentals of classical guitar, how to place your hands over the strings for articulation and economy of movement. Very useful."
Mike
Took Guitar lessons from Juan C.
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"I have taken one lesson so far with James, with many more to come hopefully. James has been nothing but motivational to get my guitar and singing to the next level. It seems he truly wants to see each and every one of his students succeed and believes that if we tell ourselves that we're the best, that we might just become the best. I am extremely optimistic that my playing is going to dramatically improve from James' lessons as after only one lesson I have learned more than I have self teaching myself over the past year!

I am really looking forward to my next lesson...James is great to work with. Very personable, and a very nice guy. Can't wait till Tuesday!"
Brent
Took Guitar lessons from James W.
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"John is the man! I've only had three lessons thus far, but have learned a ton. He is very knowledgeable, and has done a great job catering to my skill level (intermediate)."
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