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Felicia B.

6 Reviews
Dundee, IL
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Music Education from Western Illinois University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Felicia B.

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I started learning acoustic guitar in college, and have taught private lessons for 5 years. I am primarily acoustic guitar while singing.

About Felicia

I graduated with a bachelors in music education at Western Illinois University in 2012. At the university I received talent grants to play in the symphony orchestra as a violinist, I also sang in the school of music top choir. After graduating I immediately was offered a position at a music studio

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Les
She asked me what I wanted to learn and assisted me in a very patient way, and showed me the correct way of strumming and whatever else that was needed. A very good start.
Alyson
Felicia is a great teacher! We work well together, she asks how I want to learn and she helps me to understand what I’m learning! As an adult learner, it helps that she can modify my lesson to suit my specific needs. I think this will be a great partnership!!
Autumn
Felicia has truly helped me improve on the viola. From spotting my wrong bow hold to making sure that I am absolutely positive on where the fingerings are for the key, she has most definetly improved my playing over all and is helping me advance past most of my peers in my school orchestra.

Paulette L.

10 Reviews
Streamwood, IL
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Paulette L.

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~ Approximately nine years of acoustic guitar studies
~ Experience with Alternative Rock, Classical, Latin, Spiritual, and Pop genres of guitar music
~ Knowledgeable with: scales, chords, picking styles, tuning, tablature (style of sheet music), and standard notation (style of sheet music)

About Paulette

Hello! My name is Paulette L., and I am a recent graduate of Elmhurst College, which is located in the nearby suburb of Elmhurst, Illinois. In May, I earned my Bachelor's in Music Business along with minors in Communications and Spanish. Music has played a significant role in my l

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Neven
Off to a good start. She seemed good with children and kept my son's interest.
Robert
Paulette is very friendly, knowledgeable and patient with beginners. Her musical experience in many areas serves her students tremendously well.
John G.
Great teacher! Very knowledgeable and enjoyable to learn from.
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Danny L.

Lisle, IL
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2008
  • B. A. in Jazz Performance from University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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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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Gary S.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor Mus. from Berklee College of Music
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Gary S.

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Gary is a professional touring/recording guitarist,composer
and member of PERE UBU, ROCKET FROM THE TOMBS AND THE LEGENDARY SHACK SHAKERS.
A Graduate of Berkee College of Music, he has over 30 years of experience teaching and performing. He specializes in Contemporary and Classical Guitar. Lessons focus on the application of Music Theory to Guitar to help students acquire strong compositional and songwriting skills, knowledge of chord construction, the ability to play scales proficiently, and gain necessary skills needed for solo improvisation. In addition to a wealth of teaching experience, he has toured extensively throughout North America and Europe and has numerous songwriting credits on international releases.

About Gary

Gary is a professional touring/recording guitarist and composer most notably associated with PERE UBU, ROCKET FROM THE TOMBS AND THE LEGENDARY SHACK SHAKERS. He has earned a reputation as a virtuosic live performer and highly sought after professional guitar instructor. In 2011, he joined Rocket

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Carol S.
excellent teacher

Jason R.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelors in music composition and performance from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaching since 2011
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Jason R.

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Hi I am an experienced player with a diverse background of 30 years. I have been taught by many instructors in many styles and hold a Bachelor degree in music from Berklee but the majority of my skill comes from performing around the country. My styles include rock, metal, blues, country, flamenco, classical, jazz and pop. I can teach you the fundementals of each and how to use your ear and instincts to become a fluid street smart player.

About Jason

Hi there future 6 stringer! I was a rocker metal head through high school and became interested in all the diverse styles the guitar could do and therefore branched out to Jazz, classical, country, blues and pop. Still a rocker at heart but I know have the training through many instructors and a de

Tim M.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Awarded Hall of Fame - Instrumental from Manchester Arts
  • Bachelor of Music: Classical Guitar Performance from Hartt School - University of Hartford
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Tim M.

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All levels and styles

About Tim

I am a Hartt School of Music trained classical guitarist raised on the electric guitar. With over 20 years of teaching experience, I have helped students of all ages achieve their musical goals. Whether it's getting into the school jazz band, a college degree program or simply playing for friends,

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Cullen
I have been a student of Tim’s for a little over a year now. I started playing guitar at age 52 and when I started with Tim I was very close to giving up or settling on just being able to strum a few chords. I have had many hand injuries in the past that have resulted in arthritis and lack of dexterity in my wrists and some of my fingers and I started doubting I would ever be able to progress in my ability to play. From the very first lesson where I told Tim about my hand issues and my frustrations, he told me he was sure we could work around any physical limitations I had, and he was right. Tim has been able to work with me on alternative ways to play the chords I was having trouble with and has shown me that these alternate techniques along with the bit of music theory he sprinkles into lessons can really expand my ability to play.

In the time I have been studying with Tim, I have done more than I thought I ever could. I went from a frustrated beginner guitar player to having enough confidence to play on stage with some of Tim’s other students and I am now looking forward to what I will be able to do on the guitar instead of being frustrated with what I can’t do.

Tim is a talented and passionate musician as well as a knowledgeable and very relatable instructor which is a rare combination and he's also a really great guy and any student of any age or ability will benefit from studying with him.
Sam
Tim is an excellent guitar teacher and an overall great guy. He provided me with structure and support, enabling me to make the most out of my practice and ultimately progress as a player. His warm personality and contagious enthusiasm for music kept me looking forward to our time together each week. He was also very flexible when it came to scheduling to accommodate for my dynamic schedule.
Brad
Tim is an excellent teacher, providing excellent advice, practice techniques, and insights. He makes learning and improving easy and enjoyable.

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Average Cost of Acoustic Guitar Lessons in Fox River Grove, IL

The average cost of 60-minute acoustic guitar lessons in Fox River Grove is $68. 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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"I had online acoustic guitar lessons with Akos. He was the perfect choice because he has a good attitude and is really patient. I noticed how quickly I’m learning and after a couple of lessons I could already play a couple of songs on the acoustic guitar. Really recommend him."
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Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Tim B.
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"Jaden had gis first class with Tim and he loved it. Tim is very patient and provides a lot of positive feedback. Thank you Tim!"
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Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Tim K.
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"I started taking lessons from Jordan 5 weeks ago and in that time have progressed from a self taught beginner to playing Led Zep's famous riff on Black Dog. This is simply amazing to me and now I look forward to playing with other friends/musicians that share the same interest in music. Jordan is a great teacher and tailors lessons to my specific interests and abilities. I highly recommend Jordan to anyone interested in learning guitar."
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Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Jordan D.
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"First lesson was fantastic. Jordan was very patient and helped my daughter on her first guitar lesson!"
Evelyn
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Jordan D.
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"Greg is an excellent teacher. Thoroughly knowledgeable and extremely encouraging. He is able to teach you needed theory through the songs and styles you want to learn rather than forcing you through a one-size-fits-all system. You'll be glad you took lessons from him."
Tracy
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"Instructor is knowledgeable and courteous.
He answered and demonstrated all of my questions. I enjoyed my lesson thoroughly."
Reggie
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Omar G.
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"Steve is a patient and encouraging teacher to my seven year old daughter. She enjoys the lessons very much."
Eva
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Stephen O.
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"He is an amazing teacher, he is so knowledgeable, he is a kind and patient person.
His guitar skills are amazing and he is a great mentor. He will go at the pace that best suits you, I recommend him to anyone that is a beginner or an expert to take lessons from him. I give him 5 stars and look forward to learning more as the weeks progress."
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Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Mathew M.
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"It was awesome experience my dye enjoyed it."
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Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Rick P.
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