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Jonathan F.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Spanish, French
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jonathan F.

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Ever want to play Hip-Hop & Rap guitar? I will guide you through the process in which you will learn the: tones, chords, scales, rhythms and progressions that you need to play Hip-Hop and Rap guitar.

When you sign up for online lessons you get: recorded lessons for later viewing and a screen sharing feature for an interactive class experience! Of course when you purchase lessons with me you also get the additional service of extra videos and diagrams to help you achieve your goals!

Note: You should sign up for lessons with me if you are seeking to learn your ENTIRE FRETBOARD, all the notes on the Fretboard, the theory behind “playing with numbers” and how to apply all of this to your guitar playing, sign up with me today and take your playing to the next level!

About Jonathan

My name is Jonathan, I’ve been playing guitar and studying the guitar for over 15 years and I’ve been teaching with TakeLessons for 5 years. The minute I started learning the guitar I couldn’t stop. After purchasing many books and DVDs I came across a Gospel Guitar DVD by the amazing and incomparab

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James
My son says he’s a great teacher and has taught him a lot. He really enjoys his lessons.
Henry A.
Johnathan is very pleasant and easy to work with! He is patient and will adapt to any skill level.

Blake P.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 8 to 70
  • Teaching since 2015
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Blake P.

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About Blake

Hello there! I'm 25 and a graduate of the Eastman School of Music with a degree in Jazz Guitar performance. I currently work full-time as a freelance musician, I play in wedding/corporate bands, jazz groups, hip-hop bands, funk bands, pop bands, original music projects, and I also run a hip-hop/j

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Larissa C.
Blake is great! Super helpful and very funny as well. He made me feel very comfortable and gave me a lot of great tips as well as exercises to work on!
Matthew
Blake is a great instructor. He made me feel comfortable and relaxed right away. He went at the pace I needed (glacial) and encouraged me every step of the way. I would highly recommend him to anyone.
Max
Blake is a seasoned musician with experience in just about every genre imaginable. Whether it's technique, harmony, theory or aural skills, he can explain any seemingly difficult idea in a concise, logical way. With all the knowledge of a conservatory trained guitarist and gigging musician, he's a down to earth teacher who simply loves music and is passionate about sharing it with his students.
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Jonathan B.

25 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks German
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Music Theory from Temple University
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Jonathan B.

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There aren't too many schools for rapping that I know of. I learned the way most people learn: on the streets of the city they live in. I've listened heavily to records across Hip-Hop history and I practice MCing regularly as part of my work as a song improviser. I combine techniques from Classical Poetry to modern vocabulary to raise the ceiling on what is possible for an MC.

Things you can expect in rap lessons from me...

-Freestyle: we'll build your confidence and toolset for off-the-top rhyming
-Verse-writing: I'll examine your verses and teach you to refine the writing and delivery to help you reach your audience
-Music Theory: most rappers don't even consider this, but I emphasize understanding music and knowing how to improve your technique and writing through deep understanding of poetry and music theory
-Career Advice: I make sure you get the most bang for your buck when you study rap with me

About Jonathan

I studied music therapy and music theory at Temple University from '06-'10. Learned a lot. Then again, I learned even more teaching at a school for kids with learning disabilities and working as a traveling street performer. Once you see the world and work with some unexpected challenges, you learn

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Lawrence
Very comfortable, laid back and unintimidating interaction. If you are thinking about playing sitar I strongly recommend you make arrangements to have at least the first lesson in person if possible. He is a very experienced professional and willing to adapt to your individual needs.
Ramon L.
a very patient teacher.
Ramon L.
fine and understanding teacher.

Meet Online Hip Hop & Rap Teachers Serving Chicago, IL

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Jonathan B.

31 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks German
  • Music Theory from Temple University
  • Awarded CARAS Grant from Temple University Research Administration
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Jonathan B.

31 Reviews
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Online Hip Hop & Rap Teacher

There aren't too many schools for rapping that I know of. I learned the way most people learn: on the streets of the city they live in. I've listened heavily to records across Hip-Hop history and I practice MCing regularly as part of my work as a song improviser. I combine techniques from Classical Poetry to modern vocabulary to raise the ceiling on what is possible for an MC.

Things you can expect in rap lessons from me...

-Freestyle: we'll build your confidence and toolset for off-the-top rhyming
-Verse-writing: I'll examine your verses and teach you to refine the writing and delivery to help you reach your audience
-Music Theory: most rappers don't even consider this, but I emphasize understanding music and knowing how to improve your technique and writing through deep understanding of poetry and music theory
-Career Advice: I make sure you get the most bang for your buck when you study rap with me

About Jonathan

I studied music therapy and music theory at Temple University from '06-'10. Learned a lot. Then again, I learned even more teaching at a school for kids with learning disabilities and working as a traveling street performer. Once you see the world and work with some unexpected challenges, you learn

Recent Reviews
Lawrence
Very comfortable, laid back and unintimidating interaction. If you are thinking about playing sitar I strongly recommend you make arrangements to have at least the first lesson in person if possible. He is a very experienced professional and willing to adapt to your individual needs.
Ramon L.
a very patient teacher.
Ramon L.
fine and understanding teacher.
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Karen D.

29 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Bachelor Of Music Magna Cum Laude from Berklee School Of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Karen D.

29 Reviews
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Online Hip Hop & Rap Teacher

Rapping:
Using the same techniques I use to teach voice I will help the student wishing to learn to rap . I can teach you how to rap the songs you love or, using my famous song writing techniques, help them write their own.

About Karen

Anyone Can Learn To Sing or Play Any Instrument With My Method! No End To How Good You Can Get! Become Better Than Anyone Out There! Vocal Therapist-Can Cure ALL Vocal Damage! Karen D. -Certified Teacher of the World Famous Dante Pavone Vocal Method -Honor Graduate of Berklee School of Musi

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Kelly S.
Karen was not prepared for the lesson. She spent 15 minutes trying to send me photos from a beginner Tabla book available on Amazon. She did not own a set of Tabla drums. She ensured me she could teach anything, but could not pronounce the words used for proper Tabla technique, knew no history and could not even teach me to tune. She literally was reading out of the book figuring it out along the way. I lost a lot of trust from this and asked for a full refund for future lessons.
Erika H.
Karen is an incredibly skillful teacher. She is very passionate about music and it easy to be comfortable with her. She shares her training and knowledge very clearly. The vocal exercises seem very unique and holistic for body and voice health. She is very encouraging, caring, and soul-uplifting. I feel like I have a new connection with my voice and all that is connected to using it... as an instrument and the journey is only just starting. 45 minutes went by so fast. I am looking forward to my next lessons.
Earl L.
Excellent teacher

erick S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks english
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • high school and military school from New Jersey Youth Challenge Academy
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erick S.

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Online Hip Hop & Rap Teacher

I am a very skilled rapper in hip hop I can show you how to rap give you more style to your rap. I am on YouTube as Eazy Economicz and I stay as therealeazyeconomicz. I will show you how to be a awesome rapper

About erick

As A Qualified teacher i will do my best to an outstanding level to make sure you get the education and help you desire and deserve. i will be a great fit for you because i am very reliable and im always bulding new strategies and curriculumns to improve and enhance your English. my prices Are ve

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Average Cost of Hip Hop & Rap Lessons in Chicago, IL

The average cost of 60-minute hip hop & rap lessons in Chicago is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $52 and $75 per hour.
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$47 average
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"Prophet was very pleasant."
Adam
Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Prophet C.
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"Very talented teacher."
Henry
Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Prophet C.
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"Great teacher, I had no clue what I was doing and was very spectacle about what I could really learn in an hour. Walked out of the first class feeling like my knowledge ofrap and how to write had increased tenfold. Will be back for my classes"
Mustapha
Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Prophet C.
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"We were able to get to know each other and discuss my goals"
Demetri
Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Bernard M.
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"Prophet was real helpful! Well worth the money. Dude dropped some heavy knowledge on me that really related to where I'm at with my music.
Whatever level you're on he'll be able to get a feel for that and give you info that will help you improve what you got."
Tennyson
Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Prophet C.
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"Omar is great! Super knowledgeable and informed, and friendly! would definitely recommend!"
Poonam
Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Omar W.
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"Knowledgeable and well-versed in music and the industry. Knows how to relate the information well to his students, helped me build my confidence in delivery and production as well as explaining theory."
Ron
Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Prophet C.
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"Fawn helped me come outta my shell 'n perform betta onstage. My flow was weak and she make it strong. She helped me mix up my flow an rhythms an rhymes an now i sound dope."
tiga
Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Fawn A.
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"Calm, collected, informative and listens well."
Dhruva
Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Prophet C.
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"Can’t wait to come back!"
Pete
Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Bernard M.
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