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Daniel G.

22 Reviews
Reseda, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, Italian, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BA Liberal Arts with secondary emphasis on Theater and Musical Performance Teaching Credential from University of San Diego BA Chapman University Teaching Credential
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Daniel G.

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FUN!!! Learning guitar should be fun! I teach electric and acoustic guitar in a fun way. The exercises that I have you do are not boring, they are actual songs that you get better and better at playing.
I mix up the lessons and your practice with a combination of scales that can turn into instant leads, cords and the combination of cords that make up a family called a "key". I teach a variety of strum and picking patterns and styles, from folk to reggae to rock. The latest thing in playing melodies is tablature, I teach that, but I also believe that you need to be able to play regular notes as well. Best of all, you do not have to be a great lead guitarist to be a star, and if you want to sing while you play I can definitely teach you that!

About Daniel

Music lessons should be fun and focus on what you want! I am willing to travel to you or welcome you to my studios: Reseda pr Canoga Park. I travel to homes San Diego and Los Angeles Counties. What is your goal? School or Church choir? Musical programs?Learn to Cantor or lead songs at Church/

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Mr. G goes over and above to help me pursue my interests. He helped me sing through a difficult time while my voice was changing. He supports me at performances and never fails to make me laugh. Working with him has been a fantastic experience and I feel that I have grown so much.

Kimberly A.

37 Reviews
Monrovia, CA
Starting at $35
  • Awarded Departmental award-Studio Guitar from USC
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Kimberly A.

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I teach all popular style..rock, jazz, blues, country, R&B, funk,, etc. I also teach beginning classical.

I can teach reading, theory and technique.

I have taught these subjects full time for 15 years.

I am very patient and adjust areas of study to fit my students goals.

About Kimberly

I started playing music around the Kansas City area twenty five years ago. I graduated from The University of Southern California with a degree in studio/jazz guitar (cum laude). While at USC, I received a merit scholarship and an award for professional leadership and service within her department

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Andrew R.

18 Reviews
Santa Monica, CA
Starting at $80
  • Speaks English, French, Italian
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Music from Trinity College of Music
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Andrew R.

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Having played hundreds of gigs and recorded thousands of hours on countless records, from the famed Abbey Road Studios in London to the Village Recorder here in LA, I have a vast body of experience of playing in all styles to help you with the particular skill you want to advance in.
Everyone has their own style with guitar, it's a very personal instrument in that regard. The key is understanding what my students want to achieve and helping them get there in their own way

About Andrew

British born and Educated at London's prestigious Trinity College of Music and The Royal Academy of Music, my professional musical career has spanned over two decades to date. I have performed with world renowned acts such as Sia, Dave Stewart and Horace Andy, and have been a featured recording art

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Caroline
It's been decades, and I feel like I've recovered a lot of confidence and ability already. Can't wait for the next one!
Georgia V.
Andrew is by far the best vocal coach I've ever had - he makes you feel so comfy and really knows his stuff. Every lesson is a total joy - cannot recommend anyone more!!
Georgia V.
Andrew is a total gem - and true expert at the craft and also so easy and great to work with!! So grateful!!

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Athena M.

74 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, English
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Athena M.

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Experienced guitar teacher of 26 years available for eager beginner and intermediate students of all ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of rhythm, chords, knowledge of the instrument and proper hand skills. I specialize in pop and rock and typically use songs the students choose to help them develop their skills.

About Athena

About Me If you can recognize your favorite song when you hear it, you already have what it takes to be a great musician! MY PROMISE TO YOU: 1. Your lesson will always be geared toward what YOU want to learn, and if it seems like we are working on something that doesn't match that, I wi

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Sophia B.
Athena is an awesome instructor! She really knows what she is doing. She has a lot of knowledge and make it very easy to understand. She is also very funny and patient. My daughter really enjoys her class. I am so happy we find her!
Ethan C.
She’s fun and enthusiastic, my son really enjoys the personality she brings to his lessons.
Laura
My kids love Athena! She interacts with them at their level
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Ryan B.

79 Reviews
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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • BA in Ethnomusicology from University of Illinois
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Ryan B.

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I've been teaching guitar for 5 years helping students develop a love for the instrument and learn more about music along the way. There are many styles I'm comfortable teaching from folk (fingerpicking or flatpicking), rock, blues and funk and I would love working on developing a unique style of your own. Within the first few lessons you'll have a solid base of strumming, picking and chord changes and even a few simple songs under your belt. Moving on from there I will craft lessons to move you toward a "goal song," making sure to cater your progress to your needs while keeping a focus on good technique. I enjoy working with students of all ages and experiences and I can't wait to meet you!

About Ryan

Ryan is a musician from Jefferson Park who plays a plethora of different instruments. He specializes in guitar, banjo, mandolin and ukulele, but also dabbles in accordion, piano, drums, harmonica and several others. Learning to play instruments is one of the true pleasures in his life and he hopes

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Tim
Ryan provides thorough and patient instruction.
Bob D.
With Ryan's instructions, I am progressing. I've taken private lessons with another instructor before but have not progressed as quickly or learned as much as I have with Ryan.
Barbara K.
Patient teacher and expert practitioner. Really cares about student's growth. He also reminds you to have fun. Always on time for lesson, too.

Alex M.

2 Reviews
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  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Alex M.

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I have 10+ years experience as a music educator working with groups and individual students of all ages and experience levels. I'm patient and capable of breaking down even the most advance concepts in a way that is both fun and easy to understand. You will feel more confident and notice improvement after just a few lessons!

• All ages and skill levels welcome
• Flexible schedule
• FREE lesson materials and tabs provided

About Alex

Guitarist and Educator with 20 years' music industry experience. I teach a variety of audio-related topics including Guitar Lessons, Bass Lessons, Songwriting, Composition, Arrangement, Audio Engineering/Mixing, Sound Design and Music Industry Career Coaching. Please feel free to contact me should

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Amanda
‚ÄčAlex is an excellent guitar teacher! He is knowledgeable and patient with our 9 year old son. At 9 years old, I was skeptical that he would not have the attention span to maintain playing, but we’ve recently lengthened his lessons! Alex makes learning guitar fun and exciting, he is truly skilled at teaching.
John
With Alex's guidance and fresh approach, I've vastly improved my ability to identify proper keys and patterns for soloing. I've come a long way in a short amount of time and I'm enjoying every minute of it. A lifetime of gratitude to Alex. Awesome teacher.

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Average Cost of Guitar Lessons in Sherman Oaks, CA

The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Sherman Oaks is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $276 per hour.
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Took Guitar lessons from Cole P.
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"Edwin is knowledgeable, talented, good-humored, and most important of all: VERY patient. I started with zero knowledge of acoustic guitar and Edwin has steadily built up my confidence and challenged me to grow. He’s always flexible and works with you and your musical tastes to make sure you stay motivated. I’ve been working with him for almost a year now and I can’t recommend him enough!"
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Took Guitar lessons from Tom N.
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"Great class today. The arpeggio lesson let me see where I needed to improve finger position. I'm glad I decided to take lessons from a pro and not you tube videos."
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Took Guitar lessons from Daniel B.
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"Really happy with Mike. He knows how to work with kids. My son feels confident on his first class. Thank you."
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Took Guitar lessons from Mike B.
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"I would recommend Jimmy to anyone that is serious about learning guitar or music theory. With his strategic approach to teaching the material, you will not only understand music, but you will know how to create your own right on the spot. His lessons are very knowledgeable and most of all fun. He is a patient teacher and will guide you on the correct path you so can become the greatest musician in a very short time. I have been training with him for little over a year and my skills already surpassed others that have been for multiple years. Teachers like Jimmy are rare and very hard to find. If you are serious about music then you should train with Jimmy. See the results faster than you ever thought were possible."
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Took Guitar lessons from James R.
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First Guitar Instructor ever & deservedly gets 5 Stars!!!"
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Took Guitar lessons from Carla U.
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"This is my second review. As you can tell my the date of my first review, I've taken lessons with Benjamin for about three and a half years. I can honestly say he is the best guitar teacher I've had. He will help you understand the music and you will think like a musician!"
Ilya
Took Guitar lessons from Benjamin K.
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"Dan gets it- simplifies, listens and evaluates - great instructor"
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Took Guitar lessons from Daniel B.
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