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Mark B.

29 Reviews
Castro Valley, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 1978
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Advanced
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Mark B.

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I teach all levels of guitar lessons, from beginner to advanced professional...in all styles, except classical/flamenco.

About Mark

I have played on tour with several professional bands, playing rock, pop, blues, African, metal, and country. Now I am a bandleader and perform live in various bands and record original music as often as possible. My music has gotten airplay in many countries. I started taking guitar lessons

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Amit Dubey
Mark is a great instructor. Chill dude and lots of fun to work with. Loads of musical knowledge, and a ton on handy tips. If you ask nicely, he'll even teach you to play the uke behind your back or with your teeth.
Serena C.
Mark is an awesome instructor who makes learning the ukulele fun. I feel like I've already learned so much in the 7 classes I've taken. He is patient, creative, and easy to learn from.
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Peter H.

5 Reviews
Concord, CA
Starting at $30
  • Piano from Dallas School of Music
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Peter H.

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I understand it's easy to lose drive when you're constantly drilling scales and fingering. I try to frame all of my lessons in reference to what music really is: the creation of songs. Through composition, my students won't just learn scale and chord structure, but they'll organically develop these skills while writing their own songs and building their personal portfolio.

About Peter

Over the past 10 years, I've worked as a professional touring musician (singer, guitarist, pianist) for the rock band, Inside Switch. I studied piano at the Dallas, Texas School of Music. I also attended the James Madison University music program. I have played piano for 20 years and guitar for 15.

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Belle R.
The lesson was very interesting. Peter was really nice & informative. Looking forward to more lessons with him.
Rose V.
What I Learned From Peter.

- THE METRONOME IS SO IMPORTANT
- The voice guides the guitar if you’re more of a singer
- Repetition is key
- Practice songs that aren’t in your style to ease your way into guitar
- The power resides in strumming rhythmically
- Focus is more difficult that it seems when combining singing and guitar
- Guitar is an art in itself and itself you shouldn’t master guitar, you should be it’s friend.
- Open mics and video content are the key to more success as they expose you to criticism (good or bad)
Again, the guitar is your companion.

For any aspiring musician or any musician that needs guidance and improvement on the guitar, Peter is a great teacher.
Dhiraj
Peter is very patient and great teaching my 9yr old son. We take father and son lessons together which has been amazing. Peter is naturally talented and plays many other instruments all in from his home studio. He is also extremely flexible and accommodating. Highly recommended!
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Steven B.

24 Reviews
Alameda, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 1978
  • AA Music Theory from Laney College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Steven B.

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I teach beginning to advanced levels, including music theory, proper hand and finger technique and ear training. Pick the style of guitar playing you want to learn and I'll teach you how to perfect your abilities and have fun with it at the same time!

About Steven

Have you always wanted to learn how to play the piano, guitar or electric bass? Or maybe you've just felt like brushing up your musical knowledge and playing skills? Now’s your chance to fulfill those dreams! About Me: San Francisco Bay area pianist/guitarist/bassist; I've been playing music fo

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Debora H.
Wonderful first lesson with Steven. Steven shows a real interest in teaching. My success is his sucess. I learned a lot at the first lesson. He’s very knowledgeable, informative and has an easy going and fun teaching style. Looking forward to future lessons!
Sue M.
Great. He’s very talented I’m excited to begin working with him.
Lavernne
I've been taking lessons from Steven for I think two years now and he's helped me so much not only in reading music but also in ear training and in my song writing. He's incredibly patient and fun to work with. He also has a really nice cat.

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Mitch E.

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Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • BA in Communication, Cum Laude from Truman State University
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Mitch E.

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I am a self-taught musician with 15 years of experience playing electric and acoustic guitar. My lessons begin by learning what inspires you as a musician, and working to take you where you want to go! Learning some of your favorite songs is often a great place to start. By learning a variety of music, you'll quickly begin to notice patterns & understand basic theory on what notes work together well. From there, you can apply that knowledge to improvisation, as well as songs you may want to write!

From those first few lessons, there's a million different ways we can explore the guitar together. With my lessons, I offer recording time in my home studio where you can learn how to write, record, produce, and mix fully arranged songs!

Reach out to say hi, and let me know what some of your immediate goals and questions are!

Specialties: Indie, Rock, Pop, Alternative, Psychedelic, Folk, Acoustic.
Open to students of all ages.

About Mitch

Hi! My name is Mitch. I am the lead guitarist, songwriter and producer for Seattle-based indie pop band Hi Crime. We play shows regularly around the NW, and occasionally tour to other parts of the country. Our music has been featured on popular Seattle radio stations KEXP & 107.7 The End, and has a

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Mitch gave lessons to my son about 6 years ago (when Mitch still lived in St. Louis). He still picks up the guitar a few times each week to unwind, and often mentions things Mitch taught him while practicing.
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Dwayne J.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 to 65
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Dwayne J.

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Hi, I'm Dwayne and I teach students of all ages and skill levels. What makes my lessons unique is that I create customized lesson plans that cater to your interests and desire to want to learn.

I have been teaching private guitar lessons throughout Colorado for over a decade and have brought my special training skills and methodology to many, many students within that time. I am an accomplished musician who teaches in the studio on Saturdays and provides in-student home lessons during the week. I am also a published author of many guitar instruction books that I am currently selling on Amazon & eBay.

I have a very unique and exciting approach that quickly gets students of all ages having fun playing guitar. I am left-handed (which makes learning from me easier) and my enthusiasm and love for teaching shine through with every lesson I prepare.

So whether you prefer to play for fun or professionally, acoustic or electric, are a beginner, intermediate or advanced ...

About Dwayne

Hi, I'm Dwayne and I have been teaching private one-on-one guitar lessons throughout Colorado for well over a decade. I have brought my training skills and methodology to many, many students throughout this time. What makes my lessons unique is that I cater to your interests and desire to want

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Tim
Awesome....looking forward to next week. Which is TODAY cheers...

Alejandro M.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Español, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Associate in Arts - Jazz Bass Performance from Miami Dade College
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Alejandro M.

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I've been playing, studying, and teaching guitar for 8 years, and I can help you learn and play your favorite songs in any style! We can go over chords, technique, reading tabs/sheet music, tone, theory/harmony, and much more. Shoot me a message and tell me what you're interested in!

About Alejandro

I'm an electric and upright bassist, guitarist, and pianist. I've been playing music for over 8 years, and been in countless bands and projects in that time. I love jazz, rock, and R&B and play in many other genres frequently. I graduated from Miami Dade College with an Associate in Arts degree

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Monica
Al is an amazing teacher! I started with him as a beginner and he has really helped me learn and build up my skills. Lessons are always fun and he’s a super knowledgeable instructor!
Cristina
Such a great instructor! Really helped me get better on bass, very knowledgeable, dedicated and patient :)
Sebastian
Al is a great teacher! He's not only a good player but also really knows how to get a good sound out of the instrument!

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"I have a great time learning with Ahmad , because he knows an amazing amount about music, the guitar, performance, and recording. I throw questions about him about frets, intonation, tuning, chord naming, pick angle, string gauges, fingering, chord voicing. He's consistently humble about his knowledge, and then tells me everything I could want to know on the subject. When I ask about players I like, he's completely familiar with how those players play. It seems like half the time he's had my favorite players as his own instructors.

Best of all, Ahmad really loves music. He's genuinely thrilled at my improvement, and is very respectful of what I already know and how I already play. I've been playing the guitar for a long time, but Ahmad got me excited about making music."
Toni
Took Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"I've never played Guitar before and since trying to play, I have met so many teachers, none of them really helped and were impatient, but having had Billy as my instructor, I have picked it up so quickly. Its only been a few weeks and I'm playing my favourite tunes. I highly, highly recommend! Very sweet and patient teacher, i'm still taking lessons with him :)"
Gabriella
Took Guitar lessons from Billy D.
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"Dave is great. Very patient and a good teacher."
Robin
Took Guitar lessons from David M.
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"Jordan exceeded our expectations. He is fluid, thorough and makes the material easy and fun based on my son's age level. Thanks"
Kieko
Took Guitar lessons from Jordan M.
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"Devin is a great teacher. He gave my son lessons on basic guitar playing in a very simple way that made my son comfortable and eager to learn. He makes the lesson interesting and easy to understand. If you live in New York and are looking for a great guitar and music teacher for your son or daughter Devin is your guy."
Blanca
Took Guitar lessons from Devin A.
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"Great first lesson, packed with lots of exercises for finger stretches and learned my first rock intro. Andrea is a great motivator and instructor."
Hank
Took Guitar lessons from Andrea B.
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"Awesome experience so far ! Looking forward to many more ."
John
Took Guitar lessons from Ryan S.
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"Though I have only taken lessons with Ryan for a few weeks, I am thoroughly impressed. Not only is Ryan very knowledgeable and talented, he is also a very patient and clear teacher. His lessons are organized, he gives lots of material to practice and I fully expect my skill level to grow exponentially under his tutelage."
Jamie
Took Guitar lessons from Ryan S.
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"Excellent Instructor

David is an excellent guitarist and wonderful teacher for my son. He's very enthusiastic and encouraging. David is patient when my son is struggling wth something and is always available to answer questions in between sessions. We’re very fortunate to have him as an instructor. I would highly recommend him!!"
Debbie
Took Guitar lessons from David M.
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"If you want a teacher that is honest, focused, and dedicated to his students, this is the guy for you. He's not only talented, but he's not going to waste your time. He holds his students accountable to practice, helping them form good habits from the start. If you put in the effort, you won't be disappointed."
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Took Guitar lessons from Donnie E.
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