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Bob W.

2 Reviews
Gaithersburg, MD
Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Bachelor of Music from Catholic University of America
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Bob W.

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I'm a classical guitarist with over 40 years of experience. My specialty is finger style guitar technique with emphasis on reading standard notation. This is best for students wishing to explore all different styles of publications, including classical, popular, rock, jazz, and even blues
I teach all ages and levels.

About Bob

Bob W. received his Bachelors degree in Classical Guitar performance from Catholic University. An accomplished classical guitarist, teacher, and arranger, Bob performs regularly at public and private events. He is a regular guest artist for Afternoon Teas at the Strathmore Mansion in Bethesda MD

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Excellent teacher. Unfortunately my weekend schedule was too busy to continue. Bob is fantastic and if my weekends ever lighten up I will request lessons from Bob for sure!
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Quentin P.

Waldorf, MD
Starting at $50
  • Music BA - Jazz Studies from George Mason University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2016
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Quentin P.

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My name is Quentin Pagtakhan, 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 Pagtakhan, 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 lesso

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Aleksis B.

40 Reviews
Germantown, MD
Starting at $37
  • Teaching since 1992
  • Teaches students 2 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Aleksis B.

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Develop your technique and sight reading skills to famous songs by classical composers

About Aleksis

My name is Aleksis B., but many of my students know me as Mr. B. I am a professional instructor and performing musician who combines a love of music with a desire to help others who want to achieve their highest musical potential. I try to make that passion show in everything I do. My educatio

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Sommer F.
My 14 year old daughter enjoyed Aleksis’ laid back but knowledgeable style. Highly recommended for teenagers.
Sophie B.
Aleksis taught three consecutive lessons to our 9, 11, and 14 year old - two piano and one guitar. He was professional, patient, and fun. Kids enjoyed having him so off to a good start.
Mami Q.
Wonderful instructor.

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Christina A.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Awarded Award for Best Musical Director from Inland Theater League
  • Bachelor's in Music from Montclair State University
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Christina A.

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Students will learn how to classically play the guitar properly along with all the techniques that accompany a classical playing style.

About Christina

My studio is based on the belief that our customers' needs are of the utmost importance. We are committed to meeting those needs. We would welcome the opportunity to earn your trust and deliver you the best service in the industry! With over 14 years of teaching experience in both the classroom a

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Jay C.
She is terrific!!
Vihaan B.
Christina was wonderful. She made my son comfortable and tried to know about his likings in order to charter a course to suit his aptitude.
Prathik T.
She was like dby our kids and highly recommend her.

Kyle H.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 1990
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Kyle H.

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Thirty five years of teaching experience, all styles beginner to advanced. I offer training in fingerboard harmony, theory, ear training, modern and advanced techniques.

About Kyle

Graduated Musicians Institute Hollywood, CA. Thirty five years of teaching experience, all levels and all styles. Many of my former students majored in music and play professionally. I offer training in fingerboard harmony, theory, ear training, modern and advanced techniques. I have extensive stud

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Marc M.

36 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $22
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Teaching since 1994
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Marc M.

36 Reviews
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Online Classical Guitar Teacher

From beginner melodies using rest stroke to advanced chord melody players welcome.

About Marc

I teach all styles of guitar, as I have been in many different types of music situations: Soloist (Classical) Ensemble (Classical and Jazz) Lead and Rhythm (Various Rock and Roll bands) Songwriting and Recording. I am a people person that learned the guitar from many different sources. Most of my l

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Miki
I only had Marc for a couple months (unfortunately had to move), but he is a phenomenal teacher and I recommend to anyone. He's very easy to communicate with and strikes a great balance between the technical learning you need with having fun.
Fred Chin
First lesson. Marc was great
Chris
I only got to take lessons from Marc for a couple of months in the summer of 2016 (I had to move away for work), but he is hands down the best music teacher I've ever encountered. It's a year and a half later and I'm still benefitting from his tutelage. From beginner to advanced, you've found the right guy for the job.

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Average Cost of Classical Guitar Lessons in Washington, DC

The average cost of 60-minute classical guitar lessons in Washington is $69. 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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"Andrew has been awesome with our 12 year old son. He’s figured out a way to get him excited about the guitar and we appreciate him so much!"
- Wendy
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Andrew A.
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"We came across Jordan's profile when searching the internet for a guitar teacher for my 8 year old. He has been perfect for us! My son looks forward to lessons (definitely a plus), and Jordan is very good with teaching on a level my son can understand. So excited to have found him :)"
- Janna
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Jordan D.
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"One satisfied student

I took several guitar lessons with Raymond when I was younger. He is an excellent instructor and has the right amount of patience, dedication, and knowledge for proper musical education. I enjoyed learning new techniques, practice sessions, the study material, and even homework! I wish I lived closer so I could continue taking classes. Thanks!"
- Raymond
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Raymond (Remi) L.
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"Our son has been receiving lessons from Mark for the past two and a half years. Mark is professional, punctual, and a wonderful teacher and guitar player! Our son looks forward to his lessons every week and Mark has been so patient in helping him as he bounces around between classical and electric guitar, and we're thrilled to have him as a teacher."
- Hilary
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Mark S.
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"This is my 4th time taking guitar lessons and the first time I have ever truly enjoyed the process (and my progress shows it). Joe is amazing at identifying the individual strengths and interests of his students and uses that to create a totally customized learning plan. Bonus, he’s also one of the nicest people you’ll meet. If you want a truly supportive, patient and enthusiastic mentor on this amazing journey, look no further!"
- Bailey
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Joseph G.
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"I continue to love taking guitar with Raymond, which I have been doing for more than a few years, now. He is such an insightful and encouraging teacher that each new challenge becomes something fun to learn. His approach to music as a process has helped me tackle other life goals as well, and to grow as a person. If you want to learn and ENJOY beautiful music with a warm, generous, masterful, and talented teacher, who truly cares, you will want to take lessons with Raymond!"
- Melissa~
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Raymond (Remi) L.
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"Could not ask for more..Fantastic teacher!

As someone who knew nothing about playing/reading music of any sort, I find myself recognizing and playing a few chords and notes just after about 10 classes! All thanks to John. I agree with the other reviewer that he truly has the patience of a saint. He is very laid back and helps me learn at my own pace while enjoying myself throughout the process irrespective of how much practice I put in. Whole heartedly recommend John for learning the guitar. Thanks very much John. You are the best!"
- krishna
Took Classical Guitar lessons from John B.
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"David was knowledgeable and helpful. He tailored the lesson to my goals. Now time for lots of homework with a metronome!"
- Brandon
Took Classical Guitar lessons from David C.
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"1st Lesson

My 1st lesson with Jason was very relaxed & professional. I learned more in 45 minutes than the last 5 months on my own in regards to reading music, rhythm, timing and playing the notes on the staff. He is very patient and knowledgeable. His diversity in music provides an understanding of where you are at and where you want to go with music. I look forward to my next lesson with Jason.

Ole !"
- Ernest
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Jason J.
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"Amdrew is awesome with my 12 year old’"
- Wendy
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Andrew A.
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5 Essential Classical Guitar Exercises | Sheet Music and Video

  Earlier, we took a look at how to develop your right hand for classical guitar. In this article, guitar teacher Raymond L. will add to the balance by teaching you exercises for the left hand... The classical guitar repertoire covers more scales and arpeggios than any other technical skill. Therefore, I consider it important for you, as a classical guitar player or student, to focus on these following exercises. They're based on scales and arpeggios for the purpose of developing …

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