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Tim M.

11 Reviews
Manchester, CT
Starting at $35
  • Awarded Hall of Fame - Instrumental from Manchester Arts
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1990
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Tim M.

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If you wanna rock, let’s do it. I’ve been doing since I was a teenager and encourage students to perform together in bands in my studio.

About Tim

I am a Hartt School of Music trained classical guitarist raised on the electric guitar. With over 20 years of teaching experience, I have helped students of all ages achieve their musical goals. Whether it's getting into the school jazz band, a college degree program or simply playing for friends,

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Cullen
I have been a student of Tim’s for a little over a year now. I started playing guitar at age 52 and when I started with Tim I was very close to giving up or settling on just being able to strum a few chords. I have had many hand injuries in the past that have resulted in arthritis and lack of dexterity in my wrists and some of my fingers and I started doubting I would ever be able to progress in my ability to play. From the very first lesson where I told Tim about my hand issues and my frustrations, he told me he was sure we could work around any physical limitations I had, and he was right. Tim has been able to work with me on alternative ways to play the chords I was having trouble with and has shown me that these alternate techniques along with the bit of music theory he sprinkles into lessons can really expand my ability to play.

In the time I have been studying with Tim, I have done more than I thought I ever could. I went from a frustrated beginner guitar player to having enough confidence to play on stage with some of Tim’s other students and I am now looking forward to what I will be able to do on the guitar instead of being frustrated with what I can’t do.

Tim is a talented and passionate musician as well as a knowledgeable and very relatable instructor which is a rare combination and he's also a really great guy and any student of any age or ability will benefit from studying with him.
Sam
Tim is an excellent guitar teacher and an overall great guy. He provided me with structure and support, enabling me to make the most out of my practice and ultimately progress as a player. His warm personality and contagious enthusiasm for music kept me looking forward to our time together each week. He was also very flexible when it came to scheduling to accommodate for my dynamic schedule.
Brad
Tim is an excellent teacher, providing excellent advice, practice techniques, and insights. He makes learning and improving easy and enjoyable.
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Cameron S.

5 Reviews
New Britain, CT
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Awarded Hot pick! from Pacific Songwriting Competition
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Cameron S.

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We'll work on learning your favorite songs, ear training, theory, improvisation, and nailing the sounds and styles of your favorite guitarists!

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.

Ben C.

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Starting at $85
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Ben C.

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I enjoy passing on wisdom gained from years of playing in professional bands and studying music to people of all ages. I continue to strive to push the limits of my playing, and encourage my students to do the same. I maintain a relaxed, anxiety-free teaching style that is focused on the individual goals of each student, no matter what their level of experience and stylistic preferences might be.

About Ben

Ben Cohen plays guitar for Video Game Metal band PowerGlove, as well as modern progressive metal band Lattermath. PowerGlove tours the US and Canada regularly with bands such as Dragonforce, mc chris, Symphony X, and Sonata Arctica. They have played on the Summer Slaughter Tour, and have appeared

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Chris C.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaches students 10 to 60
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Chris C.

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Anyone interested in playing electric rock guitar can pick up in this awesome class and get started right away. Beginning concepts include rock theory, technique, power chords, rhythm guitar and licks. Intermediate concepts include harmony, scales and modes. Advanced techniques include pentatonic extensions, arpeggios, legato, speed, intervals, tapping, and bending. Whether you are just starting to learn or an advanced player looking to improve your playing, this is the class for you.

About Chris

You will never be alone or left to wonder what to do next. I will be there every step of the way to ensure that you have everything you need to get the most from your guitar education program. I will teach you the concepts and skills you need to reach your goals and how to work efficiently to maxim

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Elliott
There are a multitude of different lessons and avenues that you can take through this program, all geared towards your personal goals and making you a better guitarist no matter the final goal. Never have I once been disappointed with my lessons.
Connee
Chris is a very talented musician and really understands young students. Our student is 12 years old which is young for learning guitar. Chris shows great patience and skill teaching him. He knows how to keep his interest and keep him on task for practice as well as one on one lessons. We are very pleased with Chris for guitar instruction.
Alex
This man not only taught me how to shred on a guitar in a way catered for me (he caters his lessons to the interests of the student while still retaining a healthy balance of general theory and skills every guitar player should know), but he helped me with my songwriting, provided me useful skills that transferred to other elements of my life, and constantly provided support and encouragement even when picking up the guitar was the last thing on my mind. I would recommend him to anyone

Michael B.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Awarded Jimi Hendrix Award from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BA Guitar Performance from Berklee College of Music
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Michael B.

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I am a recent Berklee College of Music graduate living in Chicago. At Berklee, I was the first rock/metal guitarist to receive the "Jimi Hendrix Award." This award is given to the best guitarist at the school. I've played and studied many styles of music ranging from classical, traditional, blues, country, rock, and metal.
Besides teaching, I have a passion for songwriting and performance. Here in Chicago, I am currently playing with various bands and writing my own music. My teaching style is very "goal-oriented," and I will teach students to set short-term goals, medium goals, and then demonstrate to them how reaching the short and medium-term goals leads to accomplishing long-term goals. I envision teaching much like my teachings at Berklee where once my lesson was finished, I only wanted to go home and learn more. If you want to learn multiple styles from someone who is truly passionate about the instrument, I'm your guy!

About Michael

Hello, my name is Michael! I have been playing guitar since I was 10-years old. Aside from being a teacher, performer, and songwriter, I would define myself as a "guitar nerd" because I love every aspect of playing. I still practice every day and have an insatiable hunger for new opportunities to p

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Colin C.
I'm 2 lessons in and so far Michael has been a great teacher. He is exceptionally skilled and has a wealth of knowledge to share, as well as being very good at listening to what I am trying to accomplish and creating well thought out exercises to help me progress. Highly recommended!
Lori
Michael has incredible patience with students from beginner to extremely advanced. His excitement about mastering guitar is infectious. He instills confidence in any student and is genuinely thrilled when they achieve their goals. I highly recommend Michael as a teacher.
Sarah
Michael is an amazing guitar player! He is extremely disciplined with a wide array of experiences. He was acclaimed by peers and professors at Berklee. Michael brings the dedication and talent that will help students succeed. If you want to learn from the best of the best, learn from Michael!
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Jeremy C.

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Starting at $27
  • Speaks Italian, Chinese, Spanish, Portuguese
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jeremy C.

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Electric guitar is awesome! Let's plug in and have some fun. No mater what your equipment, we will find some great music to play together. I want to play the music YOU like; I will help you learn electric guitar in a fun way with what you like to play.

About Jeremy

I am a guitarist, percussionist, and songwriter/composer with a love of teaching. I have played guitar since age 11 and been involved in numerous bands throughout my life as a lead guitarist and often as band leader and composer. I have been teaching since I was 17 and have taught in many differ

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Average Cost of Electric Guitar Lessons in Plainville, CT

The average cost of 60-minute electric guitar lessons in Plainville is $73. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $300 per hour.
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"Fantastic instructor with a breadth of knowledge but also the patience to explain everything. He is always willing to deconstruct concepts in order to make them easier to understand. Helped me understand fundamental chords and scales in theory and in practice. Also, he showed me how to play some songs i requested and showed me how to improve on the parts i had trouble with. Very nice guy and a real professional!"
Anthony
Took Electric Guitar lessons from Emiliano T.
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"Had a great lesson with Dave! Fast-paced and challenging, I felt like he really made good use of our time!"
Nicole
Took Electric Guitar lessons from Dave B.
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"Donnie is very patient and I love that he understands that different techniques work for different people. I will continue to work with him to become versed at playing guitar."
Herb
Took Electric Guitar lessons from Donnie E.
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"As someone who has played guitar for over ten years and taken lessons from several other accomplished guitar teachers, I can safely say that Ahmad is the best guitar teacher I've taken lessons from.

He determines what you hope to take away from the lessons and what your goals are as a player and is very dedicated to finding a way to get you there that is both educational and enjoyable. His instruction is very flexible and has no hesitation dropping one exercise and focusing more on styles of learning that are suitable for you as a student.

For someone who has been playing for a long time he was quickly able to open up a whole new set of possibilities and refresh the instrument for me as well as better my understanding of music harmony and melody in general."
Harry
Took Electric Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"great teacher, patient"
Herb
Took Electric Guitar lessons from Donnie E.
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"Took lessons with Matt for several years. He is great guy and an excellent teacher. He's very passionate about music and has a lot of technical training too. Would recommend to anyone at any level."
Bobby
Took Electric Guitar lessons from Matt O.
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"Bebe was superb for my daughter Béa (who is 10)! Patient, precise, organized and very understanding when a note was slipped. Highly recommended!"
Beatrice
Took Electric Guitar lessons from Bebé S.
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"Have loved taking lessons with Andrzej, he's a very personal teacher, will get to know you and what your goals are and will help you focus on those things specifically, teaches you what you want to learn right out of the gate and gives you a lot of exercises to practice throughout the week as well. And his music tastes are great! :)"
Orion
Took Electric Guitar lessons from Andrzej G.
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"Matt is a great teacher with an extensive knowledge of guitar and music as whole. He is willing to help teach any song you want and has a great sense of humor."
Joe
Took Electric Guitar lessons from Matt O.
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"I enjoyed my first lesson very much. Ahmad is an excellent and patient teacher, and he explains things in an easy to understand manner. He keeps things light and fun, yet there is always progress and learning happening. Can't wait until my next lesson!"
Sharon
Took Electric Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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