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Jason F.

24 Reviews
Pasadena, MD
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 1994
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jason F.

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Modern guitar music is often filled with heavy effects that mask the natural tone of the instrument.
A well played acoustic guitar can blend into any musical environment. Bluegrass, Folk, Jazz, Blues, Funk, Rock, and Metal, or any cutural/ world musc. And yet, it's an instrument which needs no accompaniment.
Make your guitar sing by learning good technique, creative rhythmic picking and strumming, and unique chord voicings. Develop sight reading, improvisation, and composition. Within just a few lessons, you can expect results in learning a song of your choice, and understanding the songwriting choices made by your favorite artists.

About Jason

Hi, I'm Jason. I've been teaching and performing as a full time career for 23 years. During that time, I've developed a diverse, flexible approach to teaching that is customized to the needs and interests of each of my students. I'll help you set up musical goals, and then use your preferred lea

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Brenden
I've been going to Jason for a few months now and I have significantly improved my playing ability and increased my music knowledge. Lessons are tailored to what I want to learn and there has been noticeable improvement even over a short period of time.
Tanna
He is really patient and kind, and he got playing songs in days.
Leslie
Jason tailors the course to a student's individual learning pace and needs. There is also a good combination between theory and learning cords to play a song. Technique is emphasized to build good habits and a foundation for future growth.

Quentin P.

Waldorf, MD
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Quentin P.

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My name is Quentin P., I've been playing guitar for 8 years overall, with 5 of those at a professional level. I play all genres from bluegrass to jazz to rock to metal to prog and everything in between. I always take time to ensure that my students are grasping the concepts shown and always teach to the student instead of any curriculum. I hope to hear from you!

About Quentin

My name is Quentin P., I've been playing guitar for 8 years, professionally for 5 and teaching for 3. I've often been told I have a gift for making people understand a subject and really enjoy seeing people "get it". I love all sorts of music and do my best to make sure that all of our lessons are

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Matthew M.

4 Reviews
Lorton, VA
Starting at $34
  • Bachelor's of Music, Music Industry from James Madison University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Matthew M.

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Experienced teacher and performer of 14 years. I teach all ages and keep lessons fun, yet challenging. I tailor every lessons to match my students interests and goals. I’ll teach chords, soloing techniques, songwriting skills, and music theory. Let’s rock out and learn some awesome songs!

About Matthew

I am a professional guitarist, songwriter, and drummer. I have been performing and teaching for over 14 years. I’m the singer/guitarist/songwriter of a local band and have gigged at all over the DMV area. I graduated from James Madison University with a Bachelors of Music, emphasis in Music Indus

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Dean M.
Great guy, made me feel extremely comfortable.
Didn’t make me feel awkward at all on my first ever lesson.
I definitely recommend him to anybody.
Dan S.
I had a great session with Matthew covering some theory, blues chord patterns and scales - a lot covered in an hour and lots of things for me to practice in the meantime. Looking forward to the next lesson. Two thumbs up!
Boris
Matthew is a great teacher. He is very knowledgeable & patient. He always answers my son’s questions, gives him advise and homework. My son has learned alot from Matthew and he always looks forward to his Guitar lessons. We are both very happy with matthew. If you need guitar lessons, contact Matthew. You won’t regret it. he is an excellent teacher.

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Cosima Y.

23 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2010
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Cosima Y.

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Learning how to play guitar is easy, with my step-by-step method (additional book purchase required). I give students the opportunity to learn simple technique that sets them up for future learning and beyond!
You'll learn how to hold your instrument, the parts of your instrument, how to tune it, placing fingers on the strings to get the best sound, strumming and picking. I'll throw in reading various types of written music covering chords and theory. You'll receive instruction, demonstration, and exercises for the very basics of operating it so you can master them in literally no time, and quickly move on to expanding technique and playing songs. You'll also learn how to sing and play at the same time so you can entertain your friends with the latest cover songs!

About Cosima

My main subject is voice but I also teach acoustic guitar, ukulele and songwriting for the student who desires to develop their own style and create their own songs. Not only is it fun but the music education that comes with it is highly valuable for future musicians. (guitar and ukulele rentals a

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Penelope
She is teaching my daughter proper breathing techniques while singing. She's great with my child.
John R.
Just finished my very first lesson with Cosima. I already learned so much. She really broke down that art of singing and made it very clear how the voice works. Then we did exercises afterwards which helped me know what I need to work on. Definitely need to check her out. She’s great!(:
Malvina S.
I had Cosima for a few months and I saw a change in my voice. Not only did she help me improve my voice but she was able to explain it in a way that I could understand the fundamentals of how singing happened. I had a song that I wanted to sing for my sisters wedding and if she didn't help I probably wouldn't have sang. I would like to say thank you to Cosima for helping me understand singing/vocal world. I was so new to it even though I have been singing from young age. She was able to help find my struggle in singing and we worked at it as much as possible to improve it. My chest voice and bridges definitely got better then what they were when I first started taking lessons with her. I have learned a lot and I have seen a difference in my voice. I'm really happy and blessed that I was able to have Cosima as my teacher. I greatly appreciate her teaching me. I recommend her as a great singing teacher.
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Eric J.

337 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $47
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Awarded 2013-2015 Endorsed Artist from Elixir Guitar Strings
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Eric J.

337 Reviews
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chords/chord voicing: triads and their practical use in modern music.
7th chord open/closed chord voicing, chord melodies, comping, strumming, fingerstyle.

standard strumming and rhythmic grooves in various styles

About Eric

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 students at my home teaching studio in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. My studio is comfortable and creative. As a highly experienced online music instructor (Takelesson

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Claire S.
I've been taking lessons with Eric for 5 years now and continue to sound better and better! The focus of lessons has changed as I've progressed, including more forward placement and chest/mixed voice (to sing pop and rock after years of liturgical, choral singing with a darker, more head voice sound). Lately we've focused more on vowel modification and embodying the style and rhythm of songs. As I've gotten better, lessons changed from exercises and warmups to more singing through songs. I've gotten more and more confident in my singing and my voice is in the best shape it's ever been, so I highly recommend Eric!
Andrew
Eric has helped my singing a lot. I could see my range increasing even after the first few lessons, really.
Justin
Eric is a fantastic teacher! He is clearly very experienced and wastes no time in getting right to what is going to help you. His approach has made me a better singer very rapidly. Thanks Eric!

Paul N.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Paul N.

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Guitar is an amazing instrument which is easy to learn and extremely fun to play. I teach not only how to play it but also how to understand and enjoy the music you play better!

About Paul

Hello, Im professional musician and songwriter. I graduated from Fresno Pacific University with a Guitar/Vocal performance degree. I'm proficient at guitar piano and voice. I spent more than 10 years of playing and I have 5 years of experience teaching and performing! Music is my biggest passion a

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"Tanisha is friendly, knowledgeable, listens and gears each lesson for each individual student. I really enjoyed our first lesson."
Dyane
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Tanesha M.
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"Andrew is the most amazing teacher ever! Very patient! Keeps the lessons fun with music I like. Offers tons of encouragement. I highly highly recommend him!!!"
Chris
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Andrew C.
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"Albert is a musical genius and a perfect teacher. For years, I wanted to build on my guitar playing as a kid, improve and learn how to play my favorite songs in fingerstyle (Albert teaches all styles), but I could never find a teacher. I finally found Albert, literally almost twenty years ago. With his help, I tremendously improved and learned to play some great songs. I would bring in a CD with a great solo version of songs like Eleanor Rigby, Albert would figure out the tablature for it, and he'd help me learn it. We've done that with more songs that I can count Since I met Albert, YouTube came along, and now it's even easier to find great fingerstyle versions of songs on which I can work with Albert. My schedule does not permit me to see Albert and practice as much as in the past, but I still play, and ask Albert to help me with new arrangements I've found. I am not inherently musically gifted, but I have sufficiently improved that people have sometimes stopped to listen to me play when I'm shopping in guitar stores. I cant imagine there's a better person out there to help you achieve your goal of being able to play well."
Andy
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Albert M.
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"Steve, made me feel at ease during my first lesson. Giving me encouragement often."
Michael
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Stephen O.
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"Jonny is such a great teacher: friendly, energetic and knowledgeable. Look forward to learning a lot and having fun doing it."
Eleanor
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Jonny A.
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"Jordan is simply awesome. He creates a learning lesson based on you. Your skill level, musical preferences, and whatever else will help you learn and progress. Thanks Jordan!"
John
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Jordan D.
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"Excellent teacher, easy to understand and fun"
Richard
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Randy D.
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"Stan Has been my instructor for eight months. Bottom Line...terrific! He is a master of his craft and a really-really gifted teacher. I tried a number of teachers over the years and got discouraged. There are many alleged "Music Teachers " that cant read music! Stan is a Suma Cum Laude (that's #1 in the class) Honors graduate of Berkley School of Music in Boston! The real deal!!

I walk away from every lesson as excited as the first. I highly recommend Stan to my family and friends!"
Steven
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Stan M.
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"Daniel, is currently working with our 7 year old daughter. She is really enjoying her lessons and he does a great job working with her and making it fun."
Nelly
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Daniel G.
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"My daughter is a new learner and Kevin is not only patient, but a lot of fun. She is really enjoying both the guitar and "Mr. Kevin." Kevin has done a great job is trying to teach her a song along with chords so it's more desirable to learn and practice, too."
Lesley
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Kevin J.
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