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Dylan S.

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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Dylan S.

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My method is to teach in a way where the student can develop their own style while learning the basics of theory and technique. Depending on the skill level the student is currently comfortable with will determine where we will start. I like to make sure my students understand the first position of the instrument before moving on. We will learn this position by playing songs and developing a unique playing style for the student. From there we will move up the instrument learning about chord progressions and how they are arranged on the instrument.

About Dylan

I am a passionate multi instrumentalist who has played in many musical groups throughout my 29 years. I grew up in a musical house hold where all styles of music were played. I play the Guitar, banjo, piano, bass, and drums. I have a degree in music and a real passion for teaching musicians of all

Brian G.

10 Reviews
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  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Bachelor of Science, Marketing from University of Maryland
  • Awarded Bethesda Business Hall of Fame from Bethesda Awards Program
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Brian G.

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For 23 yrs I’ve taught all levels and most guitar styles. My specialty is blues. Beginners can use my instructional book and begin playing songs from their 1st lesson! I focus on the musical styles my students like and create a curriculum customized for each one. Best of Bethesda Guitar Instructor 3 consecutive yrs. Maryland Blues Hall of Fame for my experience and talent as a professional performing bluesman. Most importantly, I believe that learning how to play guitar should be fun!

About Brian

As a performing musician and guitar teacher since 1993, I have taught thousands of students. I teach most styles of music but blues is my specialty. Most importantly, I believe that learning how to play guitar should be fun! I believe in encouraging my students through exhibiting patience and an

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Errol
I started learning guitar on my own. I got some CD’s. It got me started. However, I wasn’t progressing. I looked for an instructor in my area and Brian Gross came up in my search engine. I was very frustrated at first but Brian assured me it takes time and practice. It’s the little things that he teaches you that makes all the difference. If you listen to what he tells you and apply it you will amazed. Great musician, great teacher.
Grace
Brian is a wonderful, fun, and very supportive guitar teacher. He encourages students like me to practice and learn, and he gives very positive and tailored instruction. He allows his students to choose the style of music that they want to learn, and he offers the easiest and most straightforward way to learn it. He prepares his lessons very well, and it is always a joy to see his cheerful face. Even someone like me who sometimes fumbles around with the strings can feel comfortable in his great manner of teaching. I find that I have learned quite a bit in a very short amount of time, even with my busy work schedule. The guitar exercises that he gives us are fun to do and so effective. I highly recommend him as a guitar teacher, and I look forward to many more lessons with him.
Samee
Great instructor who works with your schedule and your technique, excellent lesson plans!
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Frankie P.

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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1997
  • Master of Music from Boston University
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Frankie P.

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Guitar is my principle instrument. There is nothing I can't teach you when it comes to this instrument.

About Frankie

In addition to being a Berklee College of Music Graduate, I have a Masters in Music Education, and currently completing my Doctorate in Music Education from Boston University, I have been playing for over 30 years. Lessons are written and tailored to you. I use music, printouts, and instruction

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Mary Krull
Frankie helped me with my clarinet tone within the first 15 minutes of the first lesson, and gave me many more helpful playing tips throughout the hour. He was really interested in what my goals were. Looking forward to many more lessons with Frankie.
Carol
It's so rewarding to meet a teacher on the same page with me. Very personable, knowledgable and sets direction/goals clearly.
Dwonka "Dee" C.
I enjoy my song writing coach Frankie. His knowledge and patience was well appreciated.

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Matt B.

10 Reviews
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Starting at $29
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Matt B.

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Learn the fingerboard, songs, technique

About Matt

I have been teaching guitar to students on the East and West Coasts of the United States for over 20 years. I was always interested in music and made my first “recording” at the age of 2 and a half. I got serious about playing the guitar when I was 10 years old after hearing the legendary Randy Rho

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Errol
Matt is a great teacher, and the biggest music history expert i've met. His passion for music and teaching really shines through his teaching!
Miles Friedman
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Miles
Fun and great teacher

Corey C.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 1973
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Corey C.

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Hello future students! I'm here to be your total guitar or bass coach. Students that study with me will receive the finest guitar lessons from the most caring and knowledgeable guitarist on the planet. I'm here for my students 24/7. I specialize in BEGINNERS and understand what it takes to get from one level to the next in the easiest way. Most of my career has been spent touring internationally with big name bands on the largest stages. You will learn Chords, Scales, Arpeggios and how to use them. Songwriting and Arranging. Flat picking. Finger picking. How to mix Rock, Blues, Jazz, Classical and Country into your playing to make you a complete Guitarist or Bassist. I have taught thousands of students through the years and know how to get you to Madison Square Garden or just play for fun!

About Corey

Hello Students! My name is Corey and I'm looking forward to teaching you, whether you're a beginner or advanced. I specialize in beginners and always enjoy helping students get to the next level. Many of my students have gone onto success as professional guitarists. (Panic at the Disco, The Highe

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Michael
Corey is amazing! Highly recommended!
Dana
To play off what Chaz said, I'm a recovering trumpet player who initially tried my hand at the guitar about 5 years ago. Corey quickly figured out that my talent and background were better suited to the bass. There's been no turning back. Corey's a great teacher! He's always patient, he makes you work, and you enjoy the process. I'd give him more than 5 stars if I could!!
Ben
Corey is great. Always positive and happy. Great laughs. His system for teaching has gotten me from clumsy beginner to where I have the confidence to play with others and in front of an audience. He teaches relevant information that helps you know how to PLAY.

Austin K.

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  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Austin K.

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Are you a beginner guitar player just looking for some guidance?

Or maybe you've been playing for a little while and you just don't sound how you want to sound. And you're unsure of how to get to where you want to be.

Or maybe you're a songwriter, who just can't seem to get those great ideas to come to life.

I've been playing guitar for close to 15 years now. I immediately feel in love with my new hobby and studied formally under a performing rock / bluesgrass guitarist for four years. At the age of 19, I won the Rutgers University talent show (Instrumental category) for an improvised solo.

I'm 29 now and have spent that time continuing to sharpen my skills and knowledge relative to the guitar. For me, it is a long-term committment to mastery. A journey I gladly know will never be over.

I currently perform several shows a week as a solo act, using my own written material.

All lessons are customizable to cater to individual student needs. But here is a small sample of EXACTLY ...

About Austin

Are you a beginner guitar player just looking for some guidance? Or maybe you've been playing for a little while and you just don't sound how you want to sound. And you're unsure of how to get to where you want to be. Or maybe you're a songwriter, who just can't seem to get those great ideas to c

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Average Cost of Guitar Lessons in Hilo, HI

The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Hilo is $66. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $17 and $276 per hour.
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"Private Lessons with Blake

Not only is Blake a great teacher, but he's also a great fan of music. It shows in his personal repertoire and he's also able to draw upon a broad range of styles with his lessons.

Blake is even paced, adjusting his method and curriculum to match the students, individually. Pulling and pushing his students to be better musicians, he seems to enjoy teaching children as well as adults, on most levels of proficiency.

One of the things I appreciate most is his flexibility. He's compassionate about his student's responsibilities and obligations and works around the "real life dilemmas" that we all face, those things that keep most of us a lick or two below Hendrix."
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"My daughter has been taking lessons from Mark for several months. She is doing great. She enjoys the lessons and looks forward to them each week. Mark is a fantastic teacher and keeps the lessons interesting and entertaining by understanding the music she enjoys and relating with her on that level. I highly recommend him as a teacher."
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Took Guitar lessons from Mark W.
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"I took beginner's guitar lessons with Alex. He took into account what my playing goals were, stylewise and whatnot. He's super knowledgeable on musical subjects besides just guitar. I've come away feeling that I have good foundational knowledge to build upon as I progress in my playing. I had the five lesson package, which I felt suited my needs. Tip: If you do something like that, space out your lessons at least every other week, so that you have time to practice and grasp what you're learning. Be sure to ask questions if something is new to you, especially if you're a beginner. I highly recommend guitar lessons from Alex!"
Stephanie
Took Guitar lessons from Alex M.
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"honestly hands down one of the best guitar (acoustic or electric) and vocal instructor i’ve ever had. He has a lot of patience and very caring. He’s so loveable and honestly i always recommend him to anyone who wants to start learning anything new. He’s one of the most talented people i’ve ever met. He goes with your speed and helps you really build your confidence. He really is one of the best and i still talk about him till this day after 2 years. MUCH LOVE ERIC!!!!"
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Took Guitar lessons from Eric J.
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"He's better than "Cats!" Seriously, Albert's a great guy and a great teacher!
Always patient....always accessible...always flexible if I need to change an appointment. Always very encouraging to bring in the music that interest me.

I definitely recommend him."
Bill
Took Guitar lessons from Albert M.
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"Very knowledgable and friendly. Explains so you can understand."
Chuck Castleman
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"I started playing ukulele a few years ago and took lessons with a teacher that were, sadly, unfulfilling and unmotivating. I gave up on lessons until I decided to finally pick up guitar and try again to move forward with more lessons and strengthen my music theory base. Trevor has made learning the guitar a worthwhile investment that is absolutely paying off. Suddenly things make so much more sense musically, and I’m excited to practice at home and prepare to come back to my next lesson with new things to show him and new questions to ask. Trevor has been a delight as a teacher. He’s patient, understanding, funny, and willing to try more than a few angles to find out what excites his students and drives them to be better musicians than they were when they entered the room. I never dread a lesson with him, and I’m always just a little bummed when they’re finally over!"
Caitlin O.
Took Guitar lessons from Trevor P.
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"Frankie tailors each music lesson to my needs and interests, while sharing his extensive knowlege of music, theory, and playing technique. I have enjoyed each lesson over past 8 years, as he has encouraged me to grow and develop my own knowledge and skill. An excellent instructor!"
Stephen
Took Guitar lessons from Frankie P.
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"I was an intermediate guitarist before I started working with Paul. I felt as though I was stuck and needed some help before I could get to the next level. Its been over two months and Paul has showed me a whole new approach to the guitar. These new techniques to playing have really opened my eyes and now I play with a sense of purpose and flow instead of just cord progressions. I can't wait to see my progress into the future. Thanks Paul"
Matt
Took Guitar lessons from Paul W.
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