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Paul W.

79 Reviews
Mount Prospect, IL
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Paul W.

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I tailor all my lessons to the individual students interests and wants.
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About Paul

I have played the guitar for twenty years and have studied a wide variety of music including jazz, classical, folk, blues and rock. I’m skilled in acoustic, electric and classical styles of the guitar. I have an open mind about music and can appreciate any style or type. I have a firm background

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James J.
I cannot say enough good things about paul. First, despite having so many years of playing, he doesn't judge or look down on you for not having the same level of knowledge he has. Instead - he is able to communicate concepts, both basic and advanced, to you in a way that you can understand. Second, he caters to you in order to achieve the goals you want to achieve, not the ones he thinks you should have. Lastly, he's clearly passionate about playing, and music in general. he's a great guy to chat about, seems really down to earth, and goes above and beyond in order to make the most of the lesson.

I cannot say enough good things about paul. Highly recommend you take his lessons!
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As a young female, I was apprehensive about choosing a male teacher that teaches in his home. However, Paul has been professional and I have not had any concerns since meeting him and working with him. He is a well-planned, experienced teacher who artfully progresses students from week to week in a manner that is constructive and fun. In only 5 weeks I have learned more about playing guitar and guitar theory than I would have thought. He has been attentive to my goals and it is precisely the experience that I pay for.

Matthew N.

29 Reviews
Naperville, IL
Starting at $32
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Most Improved Musician from Birch Creek
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Matthew N.

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Matthew has been teaching guitar for 10 years. Students can expect a wide curriculum full of different styles and theory.

About Matthew

Matthew N. has been an educator and performer in the Chicago area and suburbs for over 15 years. Currently holding a studio of nearly 50 students he has become one of the area's many successful private instructors. Teaching piano, drums, and guitar Matthew can accommodate any student's needs and mu

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Kevin C.
Matt taught me for a 3 month period and helped me drastically with learning how to improvise guitar solos. I can't thank Matt enough for his help in helping me with a rather unorthodox time to start getting lessons. Each week he told me to bring 3 songs with a guitar solo I would like to learn in different genres and each week we broke down the solos for me to practice and gather their techniques. Thank you so much Matt!
Tejas A.
My 9 year old son had his first session yesterday, and he loved it. Matthew is great, responsive and especially patient! My son is looking forward to having more sessions!
Gabriel S.
Matt is an amazing instructor. I highly recommend him.
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Danny L.

Lisle, IL
Starting at $40
  • Awarded Downbeat Student Music Award from Downbeat Magazine
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Danny L.

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Trying to learn guitar, but YouTube isn't working out? The fact of the matter is watching lesson videos can only get you so far. You need a teacher who knows how to get you to the next level. I'll teach you the tools to learn any song including chords, ear training, technique/posture, scales, and more!

About Danny

I'm a professional musician from Lisle, IL with a wide range of musical knowledge and expertise. I hold two degrees in Upright Bass Jazz Performance (M.M. and B.A) from Northern Illinois University and University of Illinois at Chicago. I also play guitar, ukulele, mandolin, and love to produce mus

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Scott R.

6 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Scott R.

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As a 40 year gigging musician, I teach Beginner, Intermediate level players. I also teach those who are ready for songs/styles in the flavors of Classic Rock, Country, Blues.

About Scott

I like to take this approach: You bring the Desire...I'll handle the rest. You see, Guitar is not easy. If it were, everybody would be playing. I can teach anyone who wants and desires to learn guitar. You'll need to make time for practice within "your" life. Guitar if VERY enjoyable. I hope y

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Justin
Very friendly, patient, has affordable lessons, is willing to work with you if you have a hiccup in payment, overall fantastic teacher
Elizabeth
Scott is a *fantastic* teacher! My 10 year-old daughter has been taking lessons with him for a year now and her progress has been amazing. She learns how to the play the music she likes, so I never have to push her to practice, and she looks forward to lessons every week. Scott is really great with kids -- patient, encouraging, friendly, and fun. He's very flexible with scheduling, too. I highly recommend him!
Mike
My guitar playing has improved over the last several months thanks to Scott.
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Brandon T.

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Starting at $20
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelors Degree of Professional Music from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaching since 2007
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Brandon T.

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Chord structure, rhythm and strumming patterns. Finger picking styles, voicing and accompaniment.

About Brandon

*** Specialties *** I specialize in singing, all styles. I have a large acting and musical theater background as well, over 40 musicals with many lead roles and ensemble roles. I can teach all levels of music theory and songwriting, encouraging students to have a deep understanding of music in

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James S.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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James S.

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I can help you master the guitar in the shortest amount of time! Experienced teacher with over 10 years of experience has helped many students achieve their goals on the instrument with guaranteed results. Everyone has their own journey with music and these lessons are here for you to achieve them. Whether you want to play electric or acoustic, learn songs or create songs. master the basics or go beyond the basics. Become a better player, musician, improviser, songwriter, artist.

About James

If you seriously want to learn the guitar, I’m an experienced and dedicated teacher who has studied with some of the greatest teachers, artists, authors. I will provide you with the advantage of not only having a solid foundation on the instrument, but developing technique so you can teach yourse

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Christopher
James is super flexible and understanding. Has helped me improve my skills and is very understanding when I don't get enough practice in the week. Has a great attitude all the time he is helping me succeed and to be an independent guitarist.
Gee III D.
super cool and knows his stuff!
Brian
I like James's teaching style a lot. He's very encouraging and finds ways to sneak theory and style tips in when you least expect it.

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Average Cost of Acoustic Guitar Lessons in Carpentersville, IL

The average cost of 60-minute acoustic guitar lessons in Carpentersville is $67. 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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"First instruction and I feel like I got more out of it than I expected. Looking forward."
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"If you are searching for someone who has talent, enthusiasm and the gift of knowing how to share their musical knowledge with you in a manner that is also FUN, then look no further. Francesca is the "real deal". In the short space of a single lesson she can tie in music theory, keyboards, harmonica and guitar so that it all makes sense. Thank you Francesca!"
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Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Francesca V.
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"Chris is an amazing guitar teacher and really cares for each of his students. He recognizes and realizes that each student is uniquely gifted in different ways and also learns in different ways and really catered to this. He was also extremely encouraging and helped me grow in a love and passion for music and guitar that I never knew I had!"
Nicole
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Chris D.
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"Dave is a good instructor. He is also easy to work with. My son enjoys his lessons."
Melba
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Dr. Dave Y.
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Allison Wilson
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Lynn K.
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"I have taken lessons before with a few teachers. Claire is the first one I have had that I felt I really walked away learning something in our first meeting. She is very personable, open, and knowledgeable. I really enjoy our lessons."
Merrill
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Claire C.
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"Encouraged and inspired my daughter's love for music. Taught guitar lessons in a fun engaging way that also challenged her creativity. Great teacher!"
Kirsten
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Russell S.
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"Russel taught me so much about playing the guitar. Every lesson was fun but hard. He always gave me feedback on how I was playing and he also made sure I had something to work on in between the times we would have lessons. I got to choose the songs I wanted to learn and he would teach me. I loved it."
Brooke
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Russell S.
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