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John C.

Boone, NC

About John

I train in traditional method utilizing Faber and Thompson Books. I will travel to student's homes or students may take lessons in my home studio, where they will receive instruction on a Kawai baby grand piano.

Rates for lessons in my home studio are $35/hr, $20/half hr. Commuting rate is $40/hr, $25/half hr.

I have been teaching students from age four to adult for over 20 years. Settings have included private home instruction, after-school programs, and standard school music classes. References are available upon request.

*** Studio Equipment ***
Kawai baby grand piano. Casio Pr
ivia PX S5. Protools M-Audio Record Studio. Music stands. Ibanez acoustic guitar. Extensive music library.

*** Specialties ***
Classically trained in piano, I also studied voice in the Miami Boys Choir and through High School and college, and have worked as a musician at Julliard, Miami City Ballet, in addition to doing Broadway shows and touring the Americas. I am also a songwriter with songs in film and TV, an accomplished (and published) poet.


Marcela September 10, 2015
Piano · In home
John was my daughters piano teacher for about 2 year. Two remarkable years. My whole family has been inspired by his teaching so much that my 21 years old son also asked him for piano lesson. John has been the best piano teacher we could ever have...we feel blessed and forever changed. My kids love for music we owe to him. Thank you John!
Rafael September 9, 2015
Piano · In studio
John gave my niece Cristel 1 year lesson class; and I had the privilege to see him teach and guide my nice to the beautiful process of music. I attended one of the most amazing presentations, and his touch, his perseverence for children to learn and that magic moment that was my niece recital was a touching moment in my life. I cannot thank him so much for that precious gift. I recommend him anytime, you'll be amazed how true to his taks he is.
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John C.

John C.

Boone, NC 28608
starting at
$35 / 30-min

Michael C.

Catawba, NC

About Michael

I have a Masters Degree from Central Michigan Univ. I am an Air Force Veteran.

Two deep leadership at all times and parents have waiting areas visible to classes. I love guitar and playing music, I think I have taught so long I would not know what to do without a music/teaching career. I have made a living playing guitar for 24 years.

*** Lesson Details ***
I have been a music teachers so long I have become very simplistic. I teach the following:

(1) To practically play while having fun (3 locations to choose).

(2) Music Theory.

(3) Playing by ear.

(4) Leadership Skil
ls. I am still having a great time teaching, so we do it a lot. I love to teach and enjoy it very much, I owe a lot to my music career and want to pass it on. We are in Rotary and support many community activities.

*** Studio Equipment ***
I have - 3 Professional teaching studios - that are in nice locations.

I really enjoy my job and have a lot of great equipment; we work hard, but have a lot of fun too.

*** Travel Equipment ***
(1) Respectfully what is reasonable. I am a full time musician, I am flexible and happy - we can work these things out.

(We have a lot of equipment, I am very thankful). We have very good business relationships in the community.

I appreciate my job.

*** Specialties ***
(1) Group interactive method based on theory.
(2) Students show leadership in their own program.
(3) Students work with me (instructor) on Lesson Plans.
(4) Students pick out material they want to study.
(5) Students work on (ear training) and reading music.


Travis Mc... August 24, 2015
Guitar · In studio
"Very kind and attentive guitar instructor, Mr. Christian has taught a lot of students and loves guitar". I Recommend this Professional Musician to anyone.
Michael C. August 10, 2014
In studio
Great Instruction and team effort with Michael and Rachel. Great Guitar players and mentors.

Best Wishes,

Louis C.

Best Instructor ever and loyal.
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Michael C.

Michael C.

Catawba, NC 28609
starting at
$150 / 120-min

Ethan A.

Lincolnton, NC

About Ethan

My name is Ethan A. I love music more than anything else in this world. It is my passion and art. I have always enjoyed it, and have been playing music myself for nearly 9 years. The main thing I am good at teaching is guitar. I can teach various styles and genres, techniques, and many aspects of music theory along the way. The way I teach is an aim to make it very simple, easy and understandable to students. I can have students go a long way in understanding music and guitar in just 1 lesson! I also have experience with piano and SLS (Speech Level Singing) vocal technique, and am a singer mys
elf. My main passion is singing, though as far as teaching and instructing, I mainly teach guitar and music theory in general. I have helped several people unlock abilities in music and guitar specifically before.

If anyone would like music lessons with me, I am widely available. I prefer to do lessons over Skype, but can drive to places within the Charlotte area in North Carolina. I look forward to working with many students and helping them unlock guitar and musical skill. :)
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Ethan A.

Ethan A.

Lincolnton, NC 28092
starting at
$15 / 30-min

Dwight M.

Hickory, NC

About Dwight

I began playing guitar at age 5 1/2. I learned to read music at same time as learning to read written words. I studied cello briefly through the 7th grade. I took up upright bass to play in the high school jazz band. I majored in double bass in college, earning Bachelors degrees in Music Education and Music Performance, including two years as the recipient of the Alyse Smith Reynolds Performance Music Scholarship. I spent six years on the road with The Graphic and 3 years with jazz rock trio Toys Don't Hate. I have had the honor of performing with jazz artists Clark Terry, Zoot Sims, Eddie Dan
iels, Marian McPartland and Dave Brubeck and others. Several of my students have gone onto touring bands and some are 1st call players in New York and LA.


Al F. June 9, 2015
Bass Guitar · Online
A true professional bassist who has worked with some of the best in the music industry, Dwight has a knack for bringing you up to your next level of performance. His lessons are well planned and make the best use of your time online and in the "woodshed".

I highly recommend Dwight to anyone looking for a "hand up" to your next level!
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Dwight M.

Dwight M.

Hickory, NC 28601
starting at
$22 / 30-min

Christopher J.

Davidson, NC

About Christopher

Get guitar lessons from someone who has been an instructor for the past 15 years. I teach ages 8 to adult.

I cover just about everything:

reading music (both standard and TAB); music theory as it applies to the guitar; open position, bar and moveable chord shapes; intervals; scales;ear training; transposition; rhythm;singing and playing; song writing; strumming patterns; technique builders, soloing....
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Christopher J.

Christopher J.

Davidson, NC 28036
starting at
$25 / 30-min

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