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Peter C.

14 Reviews
Newington, CT
Starting at $24
  • Speaks English, Italian
  • Teaches students 7 to 79
  • 2 years of Study from Hartford Conservatory
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Peter C.

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I've played guitar for 50 years and have been teaching over 34 years.

I use standard instruction books books to get beginners off to a good start and then supplement with songs of the student's choice and those from my extensive library.

I am a Teaching Specialist having taken 4 extensive course in Study, Learning and Teaching breakthroughs so my style of teaching is to ensure my students learn from the right books for them and fully understand so they make great progress.

About Peter

*** Specialties *** I teach all styles and all ages but my specialty is in electric rock music and applied music theory as in guitar soloing and improvisation as well as song crafting. I can teach a student any song requested by looking it up on you tube if you don't have it and immediately tra

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Peter
This is Peter. Rick doesn’t know me, never been here for a lesson. Shame on him. I will request it to be taken down. Who is he?
Rick
WORST TEACHER EVER, IF YOU WANT TO WASTE YOUR TIME AND MONEY GO TO THIS INSTRUCTOR,OUTDATED LESSONS, AND VERY EXPENSIVE, YOU ARE NOT EVEN QUITE FINISH YOUR FIRST LESSON THE DUDE IS ASKING YOU FOR MONEY..!
Joseph
Pete is the best instructor that I have ever had. He is the only person I ever had that was able to explain things in a way that I could understand. I have taken lessons from other people and was not able to learn anything.
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Ed D.

7 Reviews
Meriden, CT
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, English, Spanish, English
  • Awarded Bachelor of Arts in Music from Western Connecticut State University
  • Teaches Advanced
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Ed D.

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Pro Level ALL Styles from classical to shred to world music styles

About Ed

*** Travel Equipment *** Student just needs a guitar and amp if electric. I travel with a laptop/portable studio. *** Specialties *** Classical, Jazz, Rock, Metal, World, Electronic etc.

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Itati S.
I took 5 lessons with Ed, very great instructor. I learned a lot in those few lessons. He helped with with my pitch and with my accent that I had to prepare for an audition. With his help I was accepted into my high school’s A cappella group “Madrigals” and overall I would recommend. We made it work and tried to make the best out of the situation. Great experience:)
Michael Y.
My kids thoroughly enjoyed lessons with Ed (both guitar and piano). Lessons started with my 7yo and when his brother turned 4yo, he started as well.
Chris
Having a great time learning the banjo with Ed!
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Cameron S.

5 Reviews
New Britain, CT
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students Male: 10 and up; Female: 8 and up
  • Awarded Hot pick! from Pacific Songwriting Competition
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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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Tristan
I've taken guitar lessons on and off for a while, and Cameron is hands-down the best teacher I've had. He points out specific technical good points and bad points, and offers concrete suggestions and examples for improvement. The lesson material is progressively challenging, but not overwhelming, and is targeted to the student's interests, and lessons are fun and interesting. Fantastic instructor.
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.

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Tara L.

20 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $38
  • Speaks English, Nepali, Thai
  • Awarded first place at many music competitions from Mt. Airy Fiddler's Convention, Maury River Fiddler's, Deer Creek Fiddlers, etc
  • Teaching since 1995
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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 a

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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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Adam S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Adam S.

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I have been teaching professionally for over 8 years to a wide range of ages and abilities. Wherever you're at in music, I will guide you to your next breakthrough moment.

We can talk about chords and scales, improvising, using rhythm, improving timing, sight-reading, playing by ear, and general quality-of-life upgrades when it comes to playing the guitar.

Do you want to get out there and start playing right away? With a background in jazz, I have been fortunate to play with some of the top musicians in the world, and get consistent work as a guitarist, and I can help you do the same. As a modern-day musician entrenched in the world of recording and production, I am also well versed in industry-standard practices and technology. With my experience, I can help you with working in sessions with other artists, and recording and producing your own music. I also love to help beatmakers and producers learn more guitar/music skills and hear their productions come alive with their ...

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I have been a musician the majority of my life and have taught music professionally for over 8 years. I was fascinated with the guitar at the age of 10, and started taking lessons, practicing and playing for fun with my brothers and friends in my city. By high school I was performing regularly and

Phil H.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Advanced
  • Teaching since 1973
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Phil H.

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About Phil

I have my degree from The Eastman School of Music and have played rock and roll for decades. My joy is bringing people to music and music playing. As Music is an infinite language it has always been an eternal joy to teach and relate to my beloved students what music can say to them and what they c

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Doug D.
A great teacher. Patient and wise. He takes me from where I am and finds the next step.
Doug D.
A great start.
Doris F.
Very patient with an eight year old beginner.

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The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Meriden is $65. 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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"Robert has been teaching my son for several years on acoustic and electric guitar! Robert is meticulous, patient, artistic and fun. He has been an amazing teacher. We would give him 10 stars if we could!"
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Took Guitar lessons from Robert M.
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"Neguine is a great guitar teacher, she was very kind and patient with my daughter who had no experience of playing instruments. I am very happy with the progress my daughter is making. Definitely recommend her!"
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Took Guitar lessons from Neguine N.
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"Great first lesson. Christian knows his stuff and helped me grasp a few concepts in one lesson that I've failed learning by myself in past years. Lesson went long and I didn't even realize it. Super interesting. Good times."
Chris
Took Guitar lessons from Christian L.
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"Ryan did a great job! Our grandson, who is 6 years old, is looking forward to more lessons."
Tate
Took Guitar lessons from Ryan B.
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"Took time to explain so I could understand, great lesson! I can hardly wait for the next one."
John
Took Guitar lessons from Landon S.
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"He explains things in a way that I understand. I can tell he really loves music and teaching. He's great!"
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Took Guitar lessons from David M.
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"Michelle is very patient and goes at my pace which is good"
Joy
Took Guitar lessons from Michelle W.
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"Ahmad is a fantastic teacher, and not just for beginners but for experienced players as well!
I've been playing guitar for about 20 years, but haven't taken any formal lessons in the past 15 of those. I felt like I was in a rut with my playing so I started taking lessons with Ahmad a few months ago. He was able to immediately help me improve my technique and help me correct some inefficiencies that I didn't even notice I was doing. The word "inefficiencies" in the last sentence was chosen very deliberately because Ahmad has a great way of showing that there are multiple ways to play the instrument and not one specific "right" and "wrong" way.
I feel like I've made more progress in the last 4 months than I had in years."
Evan
Took Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"One of the problems with musicians these days is a lack of formal training. Cris has spent the last 20+ years perfecting his abilities to teach music. In my opinion, Part of what makes Cris stand out from other instructors is his knowledge and open minded view of different styles of music. A teacher with a diverse musical background is ideal for a student who wants to create a good basis or reach the next level in their abilities. Cris is able to help you learn guitar the right way and set a path that will advance your abilities quicker than most other teachers."
Ryan
Took Guitar lessons from Cristopher E.
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"I had an awesome beginner class with Cris! It’s super fun and clear!"
Alice
Took Guitar lessons from Cristopher H.
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