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Kwame S.

6 Reviews
East Saint Louis, IL
Starting at $35
  • Degree & Certification Associates of Arts in Recording Technology from Southwestern Illinois College
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaching since 2013
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Kwame S.

6 Reviews
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Have you ever wanted to play an instrument or sing? Do you have a genuine passion for music? My lessons properly prepare students for what is needed to execute their journey as a musician. Lessons will be customized to meet the needs of the students. I have five years of teaching students from ages five to fifty and over twenty years of experience as a musician. Students will learn core music essentials such as music theory, ear training, sight reading, and more. And for songwriters I offer lessons on songwriting and structuring.

About Kwame

Hello, my name is Kwame. I have been a musician for over twenty years. I started out in music when I was in grade school and have continued my musical journey throughout my adulthood. I have five years of experience teaching a wide range of age groups. Adjacent to being a musician, I am also a sin

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Gary H.
Very helpful, encouraging and knowledgeable
Eduardo Fruto
Very informative!
Gary Hoeffken
For Barbershoppers I need a smooth transition to my falsetto. Kwame put me at ease, we did some exercises and found the transition without me even noticing the change. He is a gifted teacher. I look forward to our next appointment as we start reading music from the Barbershoppers music book. I did not expect such a warm atmosphere. HIGHLY RECOMMEND

Erica G.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $39
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
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Erica G.

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I teach guitar elementary level age 5+

About Erica

I'm a professional singer, songwriter, and recording artist originally from Tanzania in East Africa. I love empowering students to discover the joy of music in every lesson. I've studied music theory, voice, and piano at the college level, and I'm also a self taught guitar player. For voice

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Zaira B.
It was wonderful meeting Erica - our daughter Zaza enjoyed her lesson and is already asking "how many days until Tuesday"? We look forward to seeing Erica again next week for more music and fun!
Cole
I gauge success on how well my kid responds. Instead of once a week lessons he now wants twice. Somehow Erica connected with him and he now wants to practice his guitar. Thank you!
Sean A.
Super! Erica was great. We are looking forward to working with her.
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James S.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Music Management from Florida Southern College
  • Teaching since 2014
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James S.

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Hello, my name is James! I'm a professional musician, specializing in acoustic/electric guitar, drums, bass and keyboard. I've earned a Bachelors degree in Music in 2017, and have had extensive experience teaching students of all ages the benefits and fundamentals of learning music since 2014.

Taking any sort of music lesson with me will ensure that you get reliable and comprehensive knowledge of the instrument of your choice. I work with students of all skill levels; beginner, intermediate and advanced. I apply fun and effective ways to help you learn new songs and techniques. My goal is to get you to become the best musician you can be, and it would be my honor to help you achieve your goals.

About James

I strive to provide quality Music education to students of various skill levels, interests, ability. I have extensive experience working with people with special needs as well as intermediate to advanced players. Hey, I’m James! I’ve been playing music professionally since I was a teenager, and

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TK C.
wonderful!
Joe
James is patient and great. definitely has a plan
Andrea
James is very patient with his students. He caters his lessons to his students level. Worth every penny.

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Michelle W.

58 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2012
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Michelle W.

58 Reviews
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Each lesson will consist of a unique and personalized curriculum to fit the student’s needs. This will be done at a pace that allows for confidence to be built and a complete understanding of the material. Each student is taught the basic skills of guitar so that they can become an independent and self-sufficient musician with a strong fundamental foundation. Crucial skills such as reading music, scales, various chords, and more will be taught in each lesson. Each lesson will be just as enjoyable as it is informative. After all, “pleasure in a job puts perfection in the work”. That is why I ask each Student to bring a song or piece that he/she enjoys working on. Overtime, all the skills learned will allow students to play with confidence!

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About Michelle

I was in High School When I bought my first guitar and developed a passion for music. For me music opened the door to a new lifestyle and ultimately led me to begin teaching and sharing music with others. I have taught a variety of ages, ranging from children 4yrs up to adults. For beginner guita

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Simone H.
I really appreciate Michelle and her style of teaching. I learned so much during my first class and I look forward to continuing my lessons.
Terry
Michelle is a wonderful teacher. She's very knowledgeable and is really helping me to learn, not just how to play the guitar, but to understand how music is made.
Kaya
Very patient and engaging
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Alexander D.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2021
  • Acoustics from University of Michigan
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Alexander D.

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I have 20 years of music experience, and 15+ with guitar. My goal is to tailor my lessons towards your desires - whether that be to learn music theory fundamentals, or just be able to play your favorite songs. I'll organize our lessons to achieve whatever these goals are.
One of my top priorities in teaching music is to keep you from getting bored. My hope is that very early on, we'll start working on songs that you are interested in playing, even if we need to simplify them a bit to get started. I find that if you can play what you love early on, then your interest in working hard to improve will persist!
I am also available to teach mandolin lessons, in addition to guitar.

About Alexander

I'm excited to start working with students interested in exploring music and guitar (or mandolin!)! Nothing brings greater joy to me than music, so I hope to help others achieve that same experience of getting to recreate the music that you love, or perhaps create your own. My teaching pulls from

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Spiros S.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Greek, Swedish, Swedish., English
  • Teaches students 14 to 70
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Spiros S.

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Learn how to play the songs that You like, develop a good ear so you can pick up songs by listening to them,
and a good knowledge of music theory to help you understand music and how everything connects so you’ll become a better musician!

About Spiros

Welcome you to the right place where you can learn and enhance your knowledge as a musician on Guitar, Bass,Bouzouki and Music Theory, or your Greek Language skills in modern Greek. All of my students love my lessons and benefit greatly from them because I love to watch them making progress and

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Christy B.
Great interactions. Looking forward to next lesson
Carrie
Spiros is great! In a short time I have already noticed improvement. He is patient, and very pleasant. He is always punctual, and knows how to make the most out of our lesson times. I would definitely recommend him to anyone.
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Average Cost of Acoustic Guitar Lessons in Columbia, IL

The average cost of 60-minute acoustic guitar lessons in Columbia is $69. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $300 per hour.
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$56 average
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"Christian is very interested in your personal goals and he makes sure to ask specific questions to make sure he is helping you achieve them! I’ve only had 3 lessons and have already learned so much. I highly recommend!"
Kennedy
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Christian L.
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"Really knows how to guide you in the right directions"
Nikki
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Kory I.
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"JP is a great teacher that I would highly recommend. I asked some friends if they new any teachers and I am grateful we connected. I have no prior musical training and as a beginner I was worried that I would have a challenging time getting started. JP understands how to teach beginners and pretty quickly I was playing songs. He keeps my lessons in an online folder that makes it easy to go back and reference after a lesson. Sometimes I’d forget parts of the lesson and it was a simple process to check the notes to see what I missed. This helped a lot starting out. I highly recommend working with him. Give him a shot!! You won’t regret it"
Dylan
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from JP P.
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"Just because you know how to do something does not mean that you can teach others how to do it, but this is not the case with Joel. He is a very knowledgeable, friendly and talented instructor who truly possesses the art of teaching. Joel works with you where you are and scaffolds your lessons in a way that you can't help but learn and feel accomplished every time that you meet with him. I highly recommend Joel as a guitar instructor!"
Tracy
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Joel B.
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"Greg is an amazing teacher! With years of playing experience he has the knowledge to teach anyone. He is patient and understanding which is great for all types of learners. I give him 5 stars because Greg is hands down always over the top!"
Marty
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"Dima liked his first lesson with Donnie. hope he will try hard and his teacher will be patient to him."
Dima
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Donnie E.
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"Luke is a great guitar teacher. He is so patient and kind with my daughter. She enjoys her her lessons and learns something new every week! I highly recommend Luke as a teacher."
Ali
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Luke H.
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"Jordan is a talented instructor. Our ten-year old son is excited to go to his weekly lesson and motivated to practice at home. Dylan said Jordan is "extremely nice", and he is friendly to parents. I feel completely comfortable waiting during the lesson or I can run an errand.
I greatly appreciate the music Dylan and Jordan select for Dylan to learn. Given Dylan's enthusiasm, I hope he will continue lessons with Jordan for the foreseeable future. Jordan is a excellent role model for Dylan."
Katherine
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Jordan D.
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"He is such a great teacher and works with u at ur own pace"
Shawn
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Donnie E.
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"Adam’s superpowers as a guitar teacher are commitment and a calm demeanor. It was clear from my first lesson that Adam was singularly dedicated to my advancement even at times when my dedication wavered. I was able to successfully learn a Death Can for Cutie song that I had loved for years (I will follow you into the dark). Though i had taken lessons in the past, i felt i had the most chemistry with Adam’s thoughtful approach to teaching guitar. Our lessons were fun and laced with lighthearted humor. I moved to NYC and Adam was 100% committed to ensuring our lessons continued via Skype. Unfortunately the move was a big life change that refocused my priorities. I wish that Adam lived in NY so we could continue playing together!"
Julie
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Adam K.
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