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Luther B.

40 Reviews
Bridgeport, CT
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Father of the Year from New Hope Missionary Baptist Church
  • Teaching since 1980
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Luther B.

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The student will be instructed on the basics of proper playing techniques, music theory, and musicianship. They will learn to read music and also play by ear which will make them a well rounded player.

About Luther A.

Luther unique talents as educator, instrumentalist, conductor, vocal coach, cinematographer, composer and arranger make him a sought-after teacher. Currently, Luther is working with the Bridgeport Board of Education at Roosevelt Elementary School for President Obama's Arts and Humanities Turn-Arou

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Grant
Luther is an excellent and patient teacher. I’ve been playing guitar for nearly a decade, but have been self-taught and always neglected working on the fundamentals. With extra time on my hands during the COVID-19 pandemic, I decided to try online guitar lessons. Luther took me back to square one and has made sure I get everything perfect before moving on. It’s making me a much more consistent and disciplined guitarist, and I’m learning to read music for the first time. I wasn’t sure how useful remote guitar lessons would be before I started, but was pleased to discover that Luther makes it an excellent way to learn.
Tanya
Luther is a great instructor, I came to take the class because I wanted to learn some good vocal techniques. I am not a signer but am planning to be part of a choir. He is quite knowledgeable, patient and is a great listener. I like that he is very serious about ensuring your success and knowing that has helped me to build my confidence.
David N.
Luther stays where I’m at and then helps me go the next step. That is useful for consistent gradual progress without the frustrations of moving either too slow or too fast (I am a beginning tenor saxophone player). Nice interpersonal style, patient and easy going, while methodical.
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Maria D.

5 Reviews
Sound Beach, NY
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Music Education - voice & special needs from Crane School of Music at SUNY Potsdam
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Maria D.

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I take time to teach the foundations and to make sure the student becomes strong and confident before moving on. I also know how to break up a lesson so a student doesn't get bored. Fun is so important to keep on playing!

About Maria

Hello! Let's have some fun, work hard, and help you feel more confident about your instrument. I have been teaching music for ten years. I have a degree in Music Education from the Crane School of Music. I sing classical, jazz, pop, broadway, folk, you name it, and I can help you do it with ease. M

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Richard -.
Maria is an excellent teacher especially for a new student trying to improve their vocal technique.
Bridget Menzer
First timer and I really enjoyed it!
Ashleigh S.
My daughter is taking lessons with Maria. This was her first lesson and enjoyed it

Brian A.

2 Reviews
Bridgeport, CT
Starting at $42
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Brian A.

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Lessons are based around each individual student's music goals. Simple practical methods for understanding and developing the fundamental skills needed to play songs you love and want to perform are the focus of each lesson. Teaching and performing music are what I'm passionate about. I have over twenty years of teaching experience with beginners and advanced students and have developed a curriculum that really works for all levels and styles while keeping things fun!

About Brian

I'm an experienced teacher with a background as a full time performing musician. Music was a big part of my life from an early age and I've stuck with it pursuing it as a career path. I graduated from the University of Miami with a degree in Studio Music and Jazz Performance and since have been t

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Joe
I've been working with Brian for four months now and have made excellent progress on guitar. Brian quickly adjusted to my experience level and has done an outstanding job of removing long-standing bad habits and reinforcing the good ones. He has a fresh approach which ensures students don't get bored and, best of all, instills confidence and a good stage presence. I'm on my way to being a better guitar player but more importantly, a better musician. I recommend Brian without reservation.
Wendy
Brian has been great , he patiently provides simple tangible explanations for both guitar play and music theory. He is building a solid foundation for my musical growth and more importantly supporting and enhancing my love of music. I give Brian my highest recommendation, he's a natural teacher

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Kyle K.

37 Reviews
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Starting at $29
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Audio Engineering from Recording Workshop
  • Teaching since 2006
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Kyle K.

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I'll take you from zero knowledge and show you the world of music. The possibilities are endless, but I'll get you to YOUR goal. You'll know musical keys, notes, scales, chords... how does it all fit and work together? I'll show you! I provide jam tracks with specific goals in mind. Knowledge plus ability equals musical freedom!

I'm influenced by my idols, but I play many genres and cater to improve everyone's technique based on interest.

About Kyle

TakeLessons.com Instructor since 2012, Kyle K. is now available for online lessons worldwide featuring a screen sharing experience like no other for personal and detailed instruction! Kyle has been playing guitar and bass for over 25 years, written hundreds of songs and is currently a profession

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Chuck M.
Kyle knows his stuff and didn't miss a step with anything I threw at him. Quite pleased to have him as my instructor.
Colleen
Kyle was fabulous with my son! He has loved working with Kyle and I see huge improvements in his understanding of song structure and quality of his work. Additionally, Kyle has a great way about him which makes lessons low stress but very productive. Kyle was so easy to work with! I would highly recommend Kyle for a teacher!
Mark
Great first day. looking forward to my next lesson! Kyle knows his stuff!

Alex R.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches students 17 and up
  • B.S. in Neurobiology from Cornell University
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Alex R.

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Alex has been a professional touring musician and teacher since 2011, teaching both privately and as an extension faculty member. He has worked with students of all ages and skill levels, tailoring his lesson plans for the needs of the student. Alex does not believe that one rigid method will fit for everyone, and tries to ensure that every student is having fun and learning in a personalized way. His specialties include flatpicking and fingerpicking the acoustic guitar.

About Alex

Alex is a Boston-based guitarist and educator. At the age of 17, Alex turned his musical interests from classical violin to bluegrass guitar, and has yet to reconsider. After completing an undergraduate biology degree at Cornell University in 2011, he returned to the vibrant Boston music bluegras

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Maya A.
Great teacher! We were so happy to have found Alex.
Leander
Alex is a terrific instructor, who adjusts lessons based on what the student wants to accomplish. For example, my goals include learning the instruments (baritone uke in octave mandolin tuning and concert uke in mandolin tuning), fingerpicking, playing both melody lines and chords, being able to determine what chords to use without sheet music. So we work on music theory and ear training a lot, as well as learning tunes. Very good instructor who is both flexible and knowledgeable...highly recommend him to others.
Andrew K.
Energetic, patient,full of praise. Straightforward discussion of music theory which is very helpfull
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Timothy R.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Music (B.M.) Music Education from Berklee College of Music (Boston, MA)
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Timothy R.

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I have many years of experience teaching guitar lessons but also many years of experience in the classroom as a music educator. I have studied many different approaches to teaching music, from Feierabend to Kodaly to Suzuki, and apply them to my style of teaching. I have written and recorded quite a bit of original material and I also have experience performing in classic rock and folk cover bands. I have a broad base of musical knowledge that includes but is not limited to traditional baroque counterpoint, T-Bone Walker and Stevie Ray Vaughan blues licks, arranging for horn sections, and writing acoustic pop songs. And I UNDERSTAND how to work with young children (5-10yrs) as well as teens and adults.

About Timothy

Hello students! I'm a very friendly and patient teacher who will always challenge you to be your best! I try to cater to different personalities and learning styles knowing that what works for one student may not work for another. I have taught general music/chorus/band in elementary schools t

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Average Cost of Guitar Lessons in West Haven, CT

The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in West Haven 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 $276 per hour.
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"This was my son's first lesson. He really liked Ryan. I would have given 5 stars but it's hard to say he's the best after one lesson. I have no reason to think he won't be a great instructor and my son is looking forward to his next lesson."
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Took Guitar lessons from Raymund De La P.
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"My son started taking lessons about a month ago. We can already hear a difference. Colin is very patient and gives great instruction. My son is really enjoying his lessons!"
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Took Guitar lessons from Colin M.
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"First of all - he is an amazing guitarist! Very talented for his age. He is really open to my ideas and goals as a musician. He helped me with my music theory and improvisation as well as rudiments. He was patient with my learning process and was able to adapt himself to the my learning style. Would recommend him to anyone! Also, a very funny and kind soul."
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Took Guitar lessons from Stephen O.
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"Thomas is so very patient with both myself and my 4 year old. He always has a smile on his face and seems to truly enjoy what he does."
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"Theresa had such patience with my 11yr old son. We will be continuing lessons. He enjoys learning to play the guitar. Awesome beginning experience!"
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Took Guitar lessons from Theresa S.
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"Eric had been teaching my 15 year old for about 6 months. He's very professtial and my son really likes him. I can really see a vast improvement in his playing and musicianship. Takeslessons has been fantastic in terms of ease and progress for my son and Eric gas just made it perfect. Thanks Eric!"
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"Ronnie has been working with my dad who has dementia for the past couple of months and it's been great! He's very good at encouraging my dad to engage and motivating him to continue his guitar practice throughout the week. I can tell he is very knowledgeable/talented in his craft. Ronnie has been very kind, patient and professional, I would recommend him to friends and family~"
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