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Cameron S.

4 Reviews
New Britain, CT
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BA degree in music with a concentration in studio production from Purchase College SUNY
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Cameron S.

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Whether you're the next Taylor Swift, want to rock out like Metallica, or just want to play simple folk tunes around the campfire, I'm the teacher you want! I've performed on stage and have done studio work on top of teaching on both acoustic and electric guitar. We'll cover music theory, ear training, soloing, and explore different styles of music on top of learning the songs you want to play!

About Cameron

STUDYING WITH ME: Learning guitar should be interesting and fun! While we're studying all the different aspects of the instrument, you'll also be learning how to play your favorite songs and solos! I approach each student as an individual and structure their lessons according to what I determine

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Tessa
Cameron is an excellent teacher for me. I am 11 years old and have been playing for almost a year with him. He is patient and makes me stretch to be a better guitarist. He takes time to find songs at my level of learning and accommodates my tastes in music. I would recommend him for anyone who is interested in playing guitar.
Kim K.
I enjoyed my first lesson with Cameron. He explained things clearly so I could understand. Can't wait for my next lesson.
Pat A.
A solid teacher with a lot of experience

Cameron is great at tailoring the lessons to my musical taste without compromising the theory, basics and fundamentals.
I have been taking lessons for one year and will not go elsewhere anytime soon. His vast musical knowledge helps merge the theory with concrete examples. No question remains unanswered.
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John A.

Litchfield, CT
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1998
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John A.

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I've been playing guitar for 25 years, beginner guitar methods, jazz band prep, rock, blues, and many other styles. Don't just learn how to play a song, but dig deeper and see how you can apply the techniques and harmony you learn from one song to many others.

About John

My name is John Ambrose. I love music and I love sharing the joy of music with others. I have 20 plus years experience teaching. I am patient, knowledgeable and have a gift for making connections with students of all ages and abilities.

Lin J.

3 Reviews
Amston, CT
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 1980
  • A.A. in Music from Manchester Community College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Lin J.

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My students not only learn to play the guitar, but learn "why they are doing what they are doing!" I teach all ages and I am very patient. We can work as fast or as slow as you like. I believe lessons should be informative and fun at the same time. I teach each students the basics of note reading, chord theory and scales as these subjects relate to the guitar. I use varoius method books like Hal Leonard, The FJH Music, as well as method books for children.

About Lin

Hi! My name is Lin Belliveau. I have been teaching guitar, Ukulele, bass guitar and music theory for over 30 years. I am currently accepting students at my home studio and online. I have been studying music since an early age and I continue as I believe my music education should be on going. I reci

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Emily V.
My 13 year old daughter is taking lessons from Lin and says “she’s a pretty cool lady. I really like her”. That’s a pretty hard compliment to get from a teenager. Lin is fun and has made learning guitar a pleasure and something my daughter looks forward every week. I would highly recommend her!
Emily V.
My 12 yo daughter said she was a neat lady and liked her lesson.
Willow D.
My 7 year old daughter loved her first couple of lessons with Lin and looks forward to many more. Lin is very knowledgeable. She is also kind and patient.

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Dominic P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Sinhalese, English
  • Music Production from Valencia College
  • Teaching since 2016
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Dominic P.

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Learn to play your favorite music while understanding the theory behind them and learning to apply that information to create your own style.

About Dominic

Hi! I am a guitarist and bassist currently based in Orlando, Fl. I've been playing guitar for about 18 years now and playing bass for about 5 years. I've been teaching music theory and guitar since January 2016. I am currently studying music production at Valencia College while performing with

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Eric J.

354 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $47
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 1994
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Eric J.

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Lead & Rhythm Guitar:

Chord voicing: triads, four note open/closed chord voicing, chord melodies, comping, strumming, fingerstyle, standard grooves in various styles

Step-by-step approach to soloing/improvisation:
major & minor scales & modes & arpeggios, blues/pentatonic scales and "licks". Phrasing & line
development over simple - sophisticated harmonic changes Alternate/sweep & tremolo picking, hybrid picking, slide guitar, hammer on/pull offs, (up to 8 finger) tapping, bending and whammy techniques.

Sight reading (standard notation/tablature)
Music Theory & Ear Training
Composition/songwriting

About Eric

Thanks to the National Recording Academy (Grammy's), I was one of the few musicians, & teachers who were selected to receive a Music Cares grant this spring! Every great artist needs a great coach, I'll help you to be the best! I began my partnership with takelessons in 2013 and teach my stud

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Beka R.
Patient, makes learning fun, helps tackles issues with techniques and helpful, focused lessons. =D
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Beka R.
Eric is very patient, smiles a lot and helped me tackled fingering and chord issues I was having. He helped me create a simple lesson game plan for this week of practice.

Kyle H.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 7 to 72
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Kyle H.

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I have taught both guitar and bass for about 10 years now primarily at an on-site music academy in Southlake Texas called “Katie Parr Music Academy. I have recorded professionally with the following labels:Shrapnel records,Lion,EMI, and appeared in Guitar Player magazine’s “spotlight column” in 1992.
I love teaching and effectiveness is so important to both the student as well as the teacher and when that is successful then learning itself happens and that’s what we are here for !

About Kyle

I am a great one on one instructor and I never pressure students to advance further than necessary when attempting to just take the needed time and patience to learn something. Speed is not the key here.. we learn everything at a slow pace then apply all learned techniques and materials according t

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Average Cost of Guitar Lessons in Farmington, CT

The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Farmington is $66. 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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"Phillip is extremely knowledgeable in music. He is able to keep me on track of what my goal is and keeps me from wandering into areas that I am not ready for and wasting time. He stretches me in the written music, rhythm and timing. He is pulling me out of my slump."
Jeri
Took Guitar lessons from Phillip Z.
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"He is an excellent instructor, I learned to play guitar very well.
If you want to learn Guitar I recommend him!"
Paola
Took Guitar lessons from Hugo B.
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"Very knowledgable! Knows how to cater your lessons to you and what you know and want to learn, a very natural instructor.

Would highly recommend!"
Alexander
Took Guitar lessons from Andrew D.
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"I have taken lessons from Steve for many years. He is an excellent teacher in every way - he has a music degree, is very down-to-earth, has a great sense of humor and is patient, and very skilled at teaching all aspects of guitar. I play acoustic blues and finger style, classical, electric, you name it. He has been very versatile. I highly, highly recommend him - you won't find a better teacher!"
Andrew
Took Guitar lessons from Steven S.
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"Our kids have loved working with Chris. He picks songs they're excited to play, teaches them patiently, and has a lot of fun with them. They've made a ton of progress since they started with Chris, and they're always excited to see him!"
Brian
Took Guitar lessons from Chris D.
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"Our daughter really enjoyed her first lesson. John Michael was very nice and very clear in his instruction."
Lily
Took Guitar lessons from John Michael C.
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"I had a wonderful first lesson with Earl and I'm looking forward to our next session. He made sure that I fully understood what I had learn in that one hour session including the type of guitar I wanted to use, reading notes and chords, playing a few strings, sitting comfortably, and most importantly, he is patient and he answered my questions by giving me detailed explanations."
Denise
Took Guitar lessons from Earl C.
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"Aaron is the perfect teacher for my son. He clearly knows his stuff, but is really laid back in his approach, which helped a lot to relax my son and get him excited about learning guitar. Great experience."
Oscar
Took Guitar lessons from Aaron B.
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"He is a great teacher! He balances technique with expression in his teaching, from learning scales to performing pieces. He made it challenging, but fun. He taught me and all my siblings as well and they have all grown to appreciate music and gained skills that they use in other areas of music and learning."
Rachel
Took Guitar lessons from Nikita B.
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"Tony is amazing. He has a great background of music theory and talent. My daughter has learned so much with Tony after nearly 2-years of instruction."
Florita
Took Guitar lessons from Anthony G.
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