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Jake H.

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Studio City, CA
Starting at $50
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  • Awarded FreshGrass Duo Competition Winner from FreshGrass Music Festival
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jake H.

Studio City, CA

(2)

Private Mandolin Teacher

A two-time Acoustic Music Seminar participant and a graduate of the Berklee College of Music, mandolinist Jake plays and writes music that is galvanized by roots music from around the globe. Music has taken him all over the country, yet he was introduced to acoustic music in his hometown, the greatest bluegrass city of all time: Akron, Ohio. Jake joined his uncle’s bluegrass band (The Blue Ribbon Bluegrass Band) playing mandolin and spent the next two years refining his craft. In his years with Blue Ribbon Bluegrass Band, Jake recorded two CDs and played countless gigs all over the northeastern United States. After being urged by his friends and family, Jake applied to the Berklee College of Music, where he graduated in 2017 with a degree in Mandolin performance and American Roots Music, mentored by greats such as Joe Walsh, Maeve Gilchrist, David Wallace, and Matt Glaser. He now tours nationally with the band The Page Turners.

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About Jake

Hi fellow musicians! I am a professional touring musician, songwriter, and recording artist based in Los Angeles, CA. I graduated magna cum laude with a degree in Mandolin Performance and a minor in American Roots Music from Berklee College of Music in Boston. Every musician has their own voice

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October 22, 2017
Monte Leewen
Learned more in an hour than in the past 4 months with my previous instructor. Great lesson! I am very excited to learn from Jake.
September 19, 2017
Carolyn K.
Jake has helped me learn so much- everything from general musicality, to theory, and learning new tunes. Very inspiring guy and a great musician and teacher!
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Glenn S.

(30)
Long Beach, CA
Starting at $25
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaching since 1979
  • Bachelor's Degree; music composition from UCSB
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Traditional and contemporary styles: scales, chords, theory and soloing techniques

About Glenn

Hi, I'm Glenn. Thank you for viewing my profile. I've been teaching students for over 20 years, playing all styles and levels of music, from day-one beginners to seasoned pros seeking to sharpen their playing skills. I teach both traditional notation and tablature, writing my own teaching method

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April 20, 2019
Laura M.
I have had a great time learning to play the Ukelele with Gkenn. So fun. Looking forward to learning more
March 2, 2019
Laura M.
Highly recommend.
January 10, 2019
Jon
Great learning experience!
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Rodrigo R.

(14)
Long Beach, CA
Starting at $45
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Awarded Music Faculty Scholarship from El Camino College, Torrance CA
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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melodic and rhythmic mandolin.

About Rodrigo

With an associates degree from El Camino, and lots of musical studies in Mexico, I have been fortunate to tour through the States and through my country. My lessons include real working tips for the real life, keeping it fun as the material is created for your specific needs. I am a multi-instrumen

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May 22, 2019
Tui
My son is a BEGINNER beginner. Rodrigo is a very nice guy and seems to know his stuff very well. I would give him 5 stars but I don't think he realized that my son needed the basic, basic 1st lesson (i.e. how to hold the instrument). We've only attended one session so this is fully based on that one lesson. I'm sure he'll adjust his teaching from here on out.
May 22, 2018
Rosa Rodriguez
Mr. Rodrigo is a professional, respectful and super patient instructor. I could not made a better choice. I am looking forward to my next class @
October 26, 2017
Axel
Rodrigo is a great teacher, not only an expert musician, but he shares all his knowledge.

Meet Online Mandolin Teachers Serving Van Nuys, CA

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David B.

(39)
Mandolin
Starting at $25
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
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  • Background Checked
  • Speaks English, English
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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David B.

(39)

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Online Mandolin Teacher

Country, folks and tradiitional

About David

After graduating from Salford University, England with a Bachelors degree (Honors) in Music and Composing I worked for a short time as a commercial "jingle" writer, before moving to San Diego, marrying my dream girl, and opening my own music recording, teaching and production studio. From there I h

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November 22, 2019
Gabriela S.
David is an excellent teacher! Have been taking my 8 year old to him and she has learned a lot in three 30 minute lessons. Looking forward to continuing with David.
October 23, 2019
Aiden B.
David, Greg, and the female guitar teacher ( I have forgotten her name ) were all very welcoming and offered great insight into my son's advancement with his guitar and drum playing. He can't wait for his next lesson. Regards, Baron Baker
July 11, 2019
Marisa P.
David is awesome!! He tailors lessons to fit your musical preference but also takes you out of your comfort zone to challenge you and help one build confidence...in three short lessons I've learned so much! Not just technically, but personally as well. Great teacher, fun sessions, highly recommend
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Gio A.

(21)
Mandolin
Starting at $28
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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I began learning mandolin several years ago and am proficient with chords and tunes. Classical or bluegrass style. I can teach sight reading music notation as well.

About Gio

I studied music at UCF (Orlando), focusing on classical and jazz guitar, but I also have years of experience playing rock, blues, folk, hip-hop, and musical theater on both guitar and drums. I have been teaching guitar, drums, and piano for about eight years to students of all ages. Music is wh

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August 30, 2019
ramon
I am learning consistently and step by step.
August 14, 2019
Tom E.
He came up with just the right exercises to help with my current problems. Answered questions lucidly. Very patient.
July 29, 2019
Maryan
Gio was really encouraging and I look forward to continuing lessons with him!
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Mel P.

(15)
Mandolin
Starting at $29
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Awarded EMMY award from The National Academy of Television Arts
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Mel P.

(15)

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Online Mandolin Teacher

.I can show you how to read notes, tabs and charts, play by ear and play like a pro.

About Mel

I have tons of experience and formal university training in music education. I know how to take the complex and make it simple. There are very good reasons my students rise to the top. Experience makes a difference, and I have more professional teaching experience than 99% of other instructo

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October 24, 2019
Matthew
Very patient and calm.
Very talented teacher.
October 10, 2019
Matt
Explains everything in detail , moves in a progress in which I retain the knowledge very Easy.
I highly recommend Mel.
Very calm , collect and patient.
June 11, 2019
Alyza
best ever

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Average Cost of Mandolin Lessons in Van Nuys, CA

The average cost of 60-minute mandolin lessons in Van Nuys is $62. 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 $106 per hour.
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$37 average
45 min
$49 average
60 min
$62 average

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"Jim is a very good instructor for me. He has great patience with me and proceeds in an orderly professional manner."
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"Caleb is a very good music teacher. He is patient and kind. I would recommend him to all students."
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"I have been taking guitar and mandolin lessons from Victor for around two years. I had originally started on guitar and eventually became interested in learning mandolin. He has been nothing short of accommodating both in my schedule and musically. Highly Recommended."
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Took Mandolin lessons from Victor S.
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"So much fun. Tara has an infectious attitude for teaching! You can tell she loves it."
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Took Mandolin lessons from Tara L.
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"Joe is the most knowledgable & relatable instructor I've ever had the experience of learning from."
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"David is the best teacher for beginnings - he can teach you any beginner level instrument and make learning materials relevant available to you both in and out of class. I am so grateful that I found him to be my teacher - it took me 5 weeks to find a good Mandolin teacher. He is absolutely AWESOME! Knowledgeable, patient, passionate, all you can name. I am excited to follow his lecture and practice more with my new mandolin."
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Took Mandolin lessons from David B.
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