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Sebastian A.

17 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $55
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelors in Music - Instrumental Performance from Columbia College Chicago
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Sebastian A.

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We will study improving ones accuracy, finger strength, and knowledge of the guitar. There are multiple ways in playing the acoustic guitar and I will show you the options and we'll work on the ones you like. Acoustic guitar could play classical, rock, folk, and many more so we'll focus on what style you're interested in. Depending on what you want to learn, I'll bring books, sheet music, or diagrams. We'll go at your pace and learn the music you want to learn.

About Sebastian

Playing and learning an instrument is beneficial to ones being because it is a great way to express ones self and it's an excellent stress reliever. It's also an amazing feeling playing an instrument you love to listen to. Learning any instrument could be daunting at first because there is so m

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Skylar A.
1st lesson. Sebastian made my 2 kids very comfortable!
Amanda K.
Wonderful, reliable teacher! Very patient and has a clear and consistent pedagogy. Very highly recommended!
Domink S.
Very nice, patient teacher! I m so happy we started lessons with Sebastian.
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Ian M.

8 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Ian M.

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Chords, rhythm, left and right hand coordination and technique, theory and more. The sky's the limit (the side of a campfire :))

About Ian

I started playing guitar originally in 1991. I picked up bass and ukulele (and then over the ensuing years, gradually a plethora of other instruments, such as voice, drums, piano, and harp). I started teaching in 2001 throughout the Chicagoland area. First in music stores, then schools, then people

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Bobby P.
Ian has been wonderful with my bonus son. He's learning the ukelele quickly, and I'm so excited to see the world of music beginning to open up for him!
Janet B.
Excellent!
William Z.
First lesson was great. It took a little time setting up and getting to know each other. For a first lesson, I came away with some very useful information on a song I was having a problem with. I like the direction it is going. Looking forward to the next lesson.

Dan K.

24 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2009
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Dan K.

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Become familiar with notes on the fretboard, learn chords, and learn how to play your favorite songs!

About Dan

Dan K. is a professional freelance upright and electric bassist and teacher. He hails from West Des Moines, Iowa, where in high school he performed with the Iowa All-State Orchestra and All-State Jazz Band. He arrived in Chicago in 2009 to attend DePaul University, where he studied with renowned Ch

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Cedric R.
Great first lesson. We dived right in, which is exactly how I wanted it...
Atticus D.
Dan is an excellent instructor! Patient and committed to providing great lessons - he takes the time to make sure each lesson is helpful and adjusts content and techniques based on progress to date. Highly recommended!

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Elena D.

19 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Italian
  • Awarded Nominated for "Album of the year" from Los Angeles Music Awards
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Elena D.

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I teach young children using fun songs, games and classical guitar technique. I also teach adults and specialize in contemporary guitar as well as folk genres of Latin America. I emphasize good posture, tone and musicality, and always a high level of enjoyment with the process!

About Elena

Hello! Music is my life and my biggest passion. I've been a working musician and a teacher for several years and there's nothing more rewarding than sharing all I've learned so far with my students, to nurture their goals and aspirations and to make them aware of the great instrument they already

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Michael W.
She had such a great personality and seems very knowledgeable. lol look forward to continuing working with her!
Allen M.
Pretty good lesson. Looking forward to the next.
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Davis W.

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Starting at $75
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Davis W.

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I can make learning the guitar fun and relaxing. Prevent bad playing habits before they start and get up and playing songs you love way faster than those who try to learn on their own. 20+ years of experience in all styles with 6+ years of teaching experience.

About Davis

I can make learning the guitar fun and relaxing for kids and adults. Prevent bad playing habits before they start and start playing songs you love way faster than those who try to learn on their own. 20+ years of experience in all styles with 6+ years of teaching experience.

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Jason T.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jason T.

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Whether you have just purchased your first guitar or have been playing for years, my lessons will help you achieve your musical goals. With over 10 years of playing experience under my belt as well as a degree in Music Performance, I am qualified to teach both electric and acoustic guitar. I construct personalized lessons so that each individual can learn at their own pace and comfort while still being able to enjoy a student oriented session.

About Jason

I've always been attracted to music since I was a little kid. However, I started formally taking trumpet lessons around the age of 10. I would go on to be in a plethora of concert and marching bands all throughout grade school. When I was 14, I acquired my first electric guitar. I immediately fell

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Christine
Great teacher. Works with you and your schedule. Tailors lessons to your needs and goes above and beyond to meet his student where they are at and elevate them to where they want to go.
Rosemary
Jason is an amazing teacher! Lessons were fun and informative and Jason somehow ALWAYS had patience for my oh so slow fingers and brain!!

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"Does a great job with my 6 & 7 year old. Helping them to love music"
Liz
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"Kirk is a great guy and great teacher! I have been working with him for the past couple of years. He is very patient with this old learner. I know he is also good with younger kids who are the age of MY grandchildren. He has great knowledge of the guitar and the skills to be a successful musician. I will miss him as he moves to Denver. Thanks, Kirk!"
Steve
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Kirk R.
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"If you want to learn the correct way and understand the why behind it he's your guy. James's (Jimmy's) enthusiasm and love of music shows in all he does, from lessons to recording, I wholeheartedly recommend Jimmy Ruperto!!"
Walter
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from James R.
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"Good lesson. Geoff immediately recognized things I can do to improve my techniques."
Larry
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Geoff S.
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"My son Mike took lessons from Matt for 2 years and really enjoyed it. He and Mike really hit it off. Matt has very advanced active listening skills and really tunes in to providing his students with a positive learning experience. Matt's passion is music, and he wears it on his sleeve. He has quit his "day job" and totally dedicated himself to music. When he isn't teaching, he's either learning or playing somewhere. Thank you Matt for being such a positive influence on Mike's life"
Tom
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Matthew H.
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"Greg was a great teacher both myself and my son have taken classes from him. He pushed me when needed to try some new things while still encouraging and making it fun."
Bill
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"I highly recommend Kramer as a teacher! He gave really great lessons and it was lot of fun working with him. He is also super knowledgeable, he knows everything about music and especially guitar."
Marie
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Kramer S.
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"Kirk worked with my daughter, who is eleven, for a little over a year. He was always friendly and professional and made the lessons fun for her. He was great at balancing my daughter's free spirit with structure and discipline. He really brought out the best in her and she looked forward to her lessons from week to week. We are both very sad that Kirk has to move, but want to make sure that everyone knows how wonderful he is!! I would highly recommend Kirk to anyone looking for a guitar instructor."
Angie
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Kirk R.
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"Marc is a great teacher- skillful, patient and fun."
Jeff
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Marc M.
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"Great guy and I would recommend him to anyone! He also is teaching my daughter piano and he is great with her also!"
Stephen
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Dr. Dave Y.
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