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Hope L.

Chicago, IL
Starting at $75
  • Teaching since 2020
  • Awarded National Songwriters Award. 1st Place. from Art Serve
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Hope L.

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Have you been yearning to find your creative flow? I love to help singers, songwriters and instrumentalists find their creative voice! I I have many years of experience as a professional singer, songwriter, composer, and producer and can offer you a plethora of tools and inspiration to help guide y

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Ian M.

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

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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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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.
Krista S.
Well hello there budding musician- I started taking ukulele lessons with nearly zero previous experience and little idea what to expect a few months ago. As a teacher, Ian is extremely patient, accommodating, and attentive, but remains very much human throughout the whole process. His years spent teaching across instruments, ages, and levels of expertise make for a trustworthy experience. Definitely recommend.

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 studied guitar for over 15 years. He has played professionally in the Chicago area for over ten years.

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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Kenson A.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Creole, French, English
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 10 to 60
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Kenson A.

1 Review
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I will teach you different methods throughout your guitar journey!
After your 1st lesson, you’ll have all the motivation to become a great guitar player.

About Kenson

Hello my name is Ken and I will be your guitar teacher. First of all I wanna welcome you to my class, thank you for stopping by to learn about this incredible instrument. Now let me tell you a little bit about myself. I started playing the guitar since I was 9-10 years old with my brothers, and si

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Alycia
Excellent teacher!!! He is very patient!!!
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Scott K.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1989
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Scott K.

2 Reviews
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Whatever style of music your guitar has to be Guitar was always been my first love. Knowing how to play all styles gives the flexibility to teach any genre of music. From finger tapping, sweeping to shredding and many other styles of Rock guitar can be learned. Having the correct technique will get you to your goals of Rockin' out.

About Scott

Scott has been teaching music for over 30 years. His method has evolved over time to meet the demands of changing musical styles and he has developed plenty of material to help students achieve their musical goals. His ambitions for each student are simple- he wants them to enjoy music and experien

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Jaya
I appreciate Scott's relaxed style. He is able to make a realistic practice schedule for me to fit in to my work week. It is obvious he is very knowledgeable and has given me a lot of good tips so far. I would definitely recommend Scott.
Rush
I took weekly electric guitar lessons with Scott from 2004 to 2012. He is without a doubt an extremely talented, enthusiastic, and compassionate teacher. Whether he was helping me learn basic chords or teaching me complicated songs, Scott never wavered in his dedication to teaching. Over the eight years as his student, Scott gave constructive criticism in a courteous manner. He was on time, inquisitive about the songs and music I was listening to, and ended lesson with new material for me to practice. I wholeheartedly recommend Scott to any aspiring guitar student.

Gavin F.

Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2018
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Gavin F.

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Do you want to learn how to play your favorite songs? Don't want to spend weeks learning to play Twinkle Twinkle Little Star? I'm the teacher for you! I've been playing guitar for 16 years and in that time I've become proficient in several genres and styles. Rock, pop, blues, funk, country, reggae, folk, just to name a few. After a few introductory lessons, we will start learning your favorite songs! Using those songs, I will teach you notes, chords, scales, technique, and music theory. Let's get started and have some fun!

About Gavin

Hey there! I'm Gavin, I've been playing guitar for 16 years, and like you, I'm crazy about music. I've played in various bands over the years and have experience with many different genres such as: rock, blues, funk, reggae, folk, country, and more. I currently reside in the great state of Maine

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Average Cost of Guitar Lessons in Glen Ellyn, IL

The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Glen Ellyn is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $276 per hour.
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"I've been Alex's student for over 3 years and I've definitely noticed how much of a great teacher he is. He is very resourceful and knowledgeable so he can teach a lot of different genres from classical to the pop songs we hear today. His ability to teach makes it easy for me to learn and understand songs and pieces. Not only that, Alex cares about my progress and makes sure that I'm not confused or lost about any of the material he teaches me. In my time with Alex, I've noticed how much progress I've made and definitely recommend him for anyone who's looking to learn how to play the guitar."
Edward
Took Guitar lessons from Alex G.
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"Mark teaches from different perspectives, excellent first lesson and I'm looking forward to being his student for future lessons!"
Eric
Took Guitar lessons from Mark F.
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"David is absolutely fabulous. He is flexible, caring and willing to work at my daughter's pace. Even when she gets frustrated, he stays totally calm and handles it with ease. He keeps things light and fun, but somehow manages to keep her on task at the same time. Best of all, my eight year old daughter is truly loving playing the guitar! I cannot recommend him highly enough."
Megan
Took Guitar lessons from David R.
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"For 15 years, I'd failed to stick with guitar through various teachers and self-teaching attempts. When I moved to Phoenix I started taking lessons with William. I've now been taking lessons with him for over 2 years.

William has guided me through all of my shifting interests. Starting with rock/blues guitar,then a foray into classical guitar and now into jazz. He has masterfully kept an emphasis on the fundamental techniques and theory needed to support teaching me the things I'm interested in.

William never fails to judge my mood and attention span on any given day and adjust his approach accordingly. If I'm mentally exhausted, we might learn a simple but fun song. Other days he will push me to learn things I previously thought beyond my skill level.

This April, I moved cross-country and William transitioned seamlessly into giving me online lessons.

On top of that, William is a great person and I now consider him a friend as well as a teacher."
Grant Austin
Took Guitar lessons from William G.
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"She is very nice, kind, patient and knowledgeable teacher. Children would definitely love her and would grow interest to learn more and develop passion for music! My nine year old son loved to take lessons from her."
Arijeet
Took Guitar lessons from Hanaa H.
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"I can't say enough good things about Jordan Dumont. It shows that he takes a real interest in what he does, and I have truly benefitted from lessons with him. Very friendly/easy going lessons. He's able to take things that look hard and make them easy.

Great teacher!"
Chad
Took Guitar lessons from Jordan D.
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"As someone who has played guitar for over ten years and taken lessons from several other accomplished guitar teachers, I can safely say that Ahmad is the best guitar teacher I've taken lessons from.

He determines what you hope to take away from the lessons and what your goals are as a player and is very dedicated to finding a way to get you there that is both educational and enjoyable. His instruction is very flexible and has no hesitation dropping one exercise and focusing more on styles of learning that are suitable for you as a student.

For someone who has been playing for a long time he was quickly able to open up a whole new set of possibilities and refresh the instrument for me as well as better my understanding of music harmony and melody in general."
William
Took Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"Hissael is cool. We enjoyed his instruction and is very flexible."
Ed
Took Guitar lessons from Hissael R.
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"My son has been taking lessons from Jason for about 9 months, and he LOVES Jason! He is awed by the level of talent Jason has and is inspired by the way Jason teaches him. Lately, Jason has also been working with our son on garage band and composition. We're really liking this also. Professional, flexible, talented - what more could you ask for?"
Dana
Took Guitar lessons from Jason S.
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"Lars is great! He’s knowledgeable and very patient and encouraging. 2 lessons in and I already feel like I’m making progress. I believe having a teacher like Lars will make all the difference in helping me to commit to learning to play the guitar. Something I’ve always wanted to do :)"
Jessica
Took Guitar lessons from Lars N.
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