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Gio A.

25 Reviews
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Starting at $28
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • BA Music from University of Central Florida
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Gio A.

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I took up harmonica when I started songwriting, about five years ago. Inspired by Bob Dylan, the Beatles, and other pop/rock acts, I incorporated diatonic harp playing into my original songs. I later picked up blues style playing, improvisation, and other techniques. I'm happy to share my skills and techniques with harmonica players of all skill levels.

About Gio

I studied music at UCF (Orlando), focusing on classical and jazz guitar, but I also have years of experience playing rock, blues, folk, hip-hop, and musical theater on both guitar and drums. I have been teaching guitar, drums, and piano for about eight years to students of all ages. Music is wh

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Ron M.
Sure had fun and Gio gave me a lot of homework. This is good. I'm starting to get a good understanding of the Harmonica.
Ron M.
A great introduction to a Harmonica. Looking forward to my next lesson.
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Eric R.

10 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Eric R.

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From complete beginners to more intermediate players all lessons are personalized with your goals in mind. Let me share some of the joy I have found in these compact and portable instruments. Blues harp is where my strengths lie but I will happily work with you towards any style you please. If you are brand new to playing we will start with how to hold the instrument and how breathe into it. A little hint that some people don't realize up front is you play breathing in and out. We will work on some chugging and maybe get to isolating single notes. For more advanced students we can start with a new song that you have picked out or I can recommend one to you. Don't forget to pick out a decent harmonica. If its under $30 it is probably more of a toy than an instrument. Key of C recommended but I can work with what you have.

About Eric

My students have described me as patient and engaging. It is important to me that you have fun on your journey towards mastery. That doesn't mean it will be easy. Improvement requires consistent effort over time. Let me show you some of the tools that have helped me in my efforts, and help you avoi

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Elwin P.
I had fun working with Eric and I'm looking forward to our next lesson
Tim B.
Relaxed, no stress lesson. Eric is very encouraging with a complete novice.
Ramon L.
right on target and clear.
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Cooper W.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Awarded BEST Scholarship from Berklee College of Music
  • B.A. in Contemporary Writing and Production from Berklee College of Music
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Cooper W.

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I can teach you how to play a mean blues harp, great for blues jams with friends!

About Cooper

I have a Bachelor's Degree from the Berklee College of Music in Boston, and I also studied Classical Performance at the Lionel Hampton School of Music. I have ten years professional performing experience road touring in the U.S.A., and international on cruise ships. Most recently with For The

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William
I am new to playing the flute, self-taught for 8 months. Cooper is very personable and I think he spotted my weaknesses quickly. He was very encouraging and gave me a mixture of exercises working on the beginnings of listening and playing with another musician as well as fingering. He is going to get some theory in as well, so that’s hitting all of what is essential for me to move forward.
Cooper B.
Cooper is kind and encoraging and helped my son work through a difficult audition piece. He really related well with my son and made him feel proud of his abilities and skills. I would be glad to recommend Cooper.
Christian D.
Just getting started but I can tell Cooper knows what he’s doing and I’m looking forward to getting to where I want to be with the harmonica

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Gio A.

25 Reviews
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Starting at $28
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Teaching since 2005
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Gio A.

25 Reviews
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I took up harmonica when I started songwriting, about five years ago. Inspired by Bob Dylan, the Beatles, and other pop/rock acts, I incorporated diatonic harp playing into my original songs. I later picked up blues style playing, improvisation, and other techniques. I'm happy to share my skills and techniques with harmonica players of all skill levels.

About Gio

I studied music at UCF (Orlando), focusing on classical and jazz guitar, but I also have years of experience playing rock, blues, folk, hip-hop, and musical theater on both guitar and drums. I have been teaching guitar, drums, and piano for about eight years to students of all ages. Music is wh

Recent Reviews
Ron M.
Sure had fun and Gio gave me a lot of homework. This is good. I'm starting to get a good understanding of the Harmonica.
Ron M.
A great introduction to a Harmonica. Looking forward to my next lesson.
Christianna
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Kait K.

39 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaching since 1997
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Kait K.

39 Reviews
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I learned how to play harmonica in Los Angeles while headlining my own blues band. I am no pro but I can play easier harmonica solos well and love to teach the basics to beginners. I have played for the last 18 years or so and have taught singers who wish to add this skill to their bag o tricks!

About Kait

Kait K. has been coaching singers of all ages and abilities since 1997. "Every singer has stumbling blocks. It is my passion to help them identify those, understand them and then...shatter them. Singers are complex people with complex instruments, and no matter what our expertise level, the DESIRE

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Julie
Kait is kind, so talented and knowledgeable. Very comfortable being with her. She's a pro and a pleasure.
Julie *.
Kait is kind, professional and very knowledgeable. Love working with her!
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Ronnie B.

71 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Italian, French, German
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Cutest Smile from Park near Perry Jr. Highschool
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Ronnie B.

71 Reviews
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From the first Kiss to the upmost demanding wailing on stage, I will show you what I’ve learned on Harmonica! All levels. Let's have fun!

About Ronnie

Hi,My Name is Ronnie. I have been playing music for eight years and I am currently Leader of "Blonde", my Rock N' Roll, Rhythm N' Swing Band. I Live in Redondo Beach and have Lived in the Southbay for most of my life.I was blessed to grow up around the local music scene! I've had the pleasure of pe

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Marilyn
Great online lessons! Ronnie has a great way of explaining concepts and making things easy to learn and fun too. Excited for my next lessons!
Seth S.
My son has been taking piano for over a year and needed to switch teacher and for first time has asked for an additional l son each week.
I am grateful my son has a new joy and excitement to keep learning
John H.
Ronnie knows his stuff and he is very patient with me and he wants me to do well. He’s definitely good at what he does and me not so good. But I am going to try to look at it differently. I just wish we could make eye to eye contact

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Average Cost of Harmonica Lessons in Alton, IL

The average cost of 60-minute harmonica lessons in Alton is $53. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $40 and $75 per hour.
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$43 average
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"I had my first harmonica lesson with Ronnie and he is awesome! He is very passionate and knowledgeable about music. As a teacher, he is patient and thorough. I appreciate that he was able to simplify concepts for me and took the time to identify my goals. For our first lesson he was intentional about not jumping in too quickly and helping me set realistic expectations for my progress. I left feeling excited to turn this interest into a long-term passion. His communication is great and he is responsive via email and text. I had a change in my schedule for the first lesson. When I reached out to him to ask about changing the time he was understanding and flexible. I felt safe meeting in his home and he has an adorable dog (which is an obvious bonus)."
Jenny
Took Harmonica lessons from Ronnie B.
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"Jordan is great. A cool professional with great vibes!"
John
Took Harmonica lessons from Jordan M.
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"Great foundation in harmonica"
Gabriel
Took Harmonica lessons from Winslow Y.
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"Very kind, understanding, and full of positivity."
Chris
Took Harmonica lessons from Ronnie B.
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"Even though I've played for many years I've never had training in the basic foundation of harmonica play and these are the things we concentrated on: breath control, articulation, getting the most out of every exhale. Gave me some great drills to practice on and over all a great experience!"
David
Took Harmonica lessons from Ronnie B.
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"Winslow is very knowledgeable and an excellent teacher.
He's very passionate about the harmonica, which makes for a great learning experience. I look forward to future lessons."
Philip
Took Harmonica lessons from Winslow Y.
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"Great first class ! Can't wait for the next one !"
Kim
Took Harmonica lessons from Jordan M.
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"Matt provided an awesome learning experience through down to earth, easy to understand explanations. Trying to figure harmonica playing out on my own for 2 years, I had heard of some of the concepts he taught with the music theory, but when he explained it, it actually made sense. Before this lesson, I mostly played along with the lyrics of songs that I know. After going over and learning the song "low rider", which is a new song for me, I am encouraged to seek out songs that have harmonica parts. One of my original goals in taking lessons is to learn to be able to improvise and I was given the opportunity to play the harmonica while Matt played the guitar. The hour was packed with information and harping and I am looking forward to my next lesson. If you are looking for an awesome instructor, I highly recommend Matt."
Charlene
Took Harmonica lessons from Matthew H.
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"Great instructor, positive demeanor!"
Baheejah
Took Harmonica lessons from Joshua F.
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"I'm kind of old fashion cause I like face-to-face lessons vs online. I am very grateful Ronnie is within the area. Best music instructor I have ever had. I am soaking up everything he says, his explanations are flawless. I'm already looking forward for the next lesson."
Daniel King
Took Harmonica lessons from Ronnie B.
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