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Popular Classical Guitar Teachers in Homer Glen, IL

Nathaniel M.

6 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded Jack Stone Award from San Paulo College
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Nathaniel M.

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Classical Guitar is a fun and beautiful way to explore the guitar.
My teaching method makes it extremely accessible for any age or skill level.

Children and adults alike learn and enjoy classic and timeless pieces by all the great composers!

About Nathaniel

I am a Jazz guitarist award winning composer and teaching artist. Who connects people with meaningful experiences in music while helping them explore it in new ways. If you are interested in studying music and guitar; from a teacher who uses a structured and academic approach, to help you find you

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Cherie
Excellent teacher with a comprehensive understanding of classical guitar technique.
Josh
I've known Nathaniel a long time and he is a great guitarist! Highly recommended.
Eric
Nathaniel taught my son who was a beginning player on the bass guitar. I couldn't be more please with the results. Nathaniel did all the normal teacher stuff--had a plan, had prepared goals, gave music homework, was timely--but on top of that he had a friendly, inviting personality that invited my son to want to spend time learning music. It was Nathaniel's happy, inviting attitude that really made things click during my son's lessons and I'm thankful he was willing to take him in as one of his students.
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Henry A.

2 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Henry A.

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Classical music is a major passion of mine. I personally love playing Baroque music, but my studies have lead me to cover music from renaissance, classical, romantic and modern eras. My favorite classical composers to play on guitar are J.S. Bach, Leo Brouwer, Antonio Lauro and Mauro Giuliani. Each lesson we will work on developing our right and left hand technique so as to have better control over dynamics (volume), articulation (staccato, legato, and specific technical demands for hitting notes), tone (the depth and timbre our notes have) as well as exercises to help your hands feel less pain and gain the dexterity/strength to accomplish the demands of the piece you are working on. I’ll also teach you different performance practices for different styles (i.e., the difference between playing in the style of Baroque music versus 18th century or 20th century music).

About Henry

I love playing and teaching guitar and my goal is to help every one of my students gain the skills to make music that is fulfilling and fun. I teach Rock, Classical, Jazz, and many other styles of music which I’ve had to learn to play for my career as a session musician and guitar teacher i

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Otto
I send Henry students for guitar lessons. They come out looking like little george bensons .

Highly recommend.
Sarah
Henry taught my son how to play all his favorite songs on guitar and was always prompt, polite and interested in our needs. We couldn't have asked for a better teacher!
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Paul W.

77 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Bachelors Degree in Instrumental Performance / Jazz Guitar from Columbia College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Paul W.

77 Reviews
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I tailor all my lessons to the individual students interests and wants.
Whatever your goals are, I'll help you get there.

About Paul

I have played the guitar for twenty years and have studied a wide variety of music including jazz, classical, folk, blues and rock. I’m skilled in acoustic, electric and classical styles of the guitar. I have an open mind about music and can appreciate any style or type. I have a firm background

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Darian B.
I've been with Paul for about 3-4 months. I came to him having a minor in music and a lot of guitar under my belt, but frustrated with my consistency. I did a check in on my abilities recently and I'm able to play pretty much any song in the real book now after 1 or 2 tries. This is great, especially because I don't feel like I'm working that hard. So yeah he's great. I recommend him.
Daniel K.
Paul’s experience of the bass and acoustic guitar are so helpful to growing your skills as a musician. He is such a great teacher with patience and clear directions in how to develop as a musician and learn music theory. I’ve learned so much from him in how to play in a band and also writing music.
I already signed up for more lessons!
Steve
Paul is an awesome guitar teacher and all around great guy. I clicked with him immediately. His knowledge of music is vast on pretty much any genre. He delivers instruction without any pretense in easy to understand digestible portions. For me, he promoted important fundamental learning principles but custom designed to my skill level and to help me fulfill my personal goals. I give Paul my highest recommendation. You will be glad you took lessons from Paul! I am.

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Richard D.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Guitar from Private Lessons with Ed Arrello
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Richard D.

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The classical guitar (also known as concert guitar, classical acoustic, nylon-string guitar, or Spanish guitar) is the member of the guitar family used in classical music. It is an acoustical wooden guitar with strings made of nylon, rather than the metal strings used in acoustic and electric guitars.

You will learn how to play the classical guitar. Lessons you will learn is how to hold the guitar, move your fingers, play melodies, exercises and learn compositions. Also you will learn the basics like rhythm notation, time signatures, reading tablature, fretboard diagrams and reading notations. All styles and lessons will include the basics.

Composition example first part.

Baroque

E____0__2__3__2__0_____0__2_________________________
B____________________4_________0__2__4__5___________
G____________________________________________________
D____________________________________________________
A______________0_____2__0___________________________
...

About Richard

I started learning how to play the guitar around 15 years old. I have over 37 years experience. I took lessons for three years of reading, writing tab and notations, chord charts, melodies, classical guitar, soloing, taping, arpeggios, techniques, song learning, ear training and transposing. From t

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Garrett
My time with Rich was really strong. I took lessons from Rich for a short while when living in Connecticut. The time I spent with him was VERY helpful to me as a novice guitar player. Rich has an unbelievable knowledge of the instrument and is quite an accomplished player. He is a really strong instructor and genuinely wants his students to get better.

In short, Rich is a very talented instructor/player and I would definitely take lessons from him again.
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Grant H.

118 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Creative Writing from Louisiana State University
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2007
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Grant H.

118 Reviews
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I like to make learning an instrument fun and easy to fit into your schedule!

If you're an adult finally getting around to learning your dream instrument or a child following your passion of playing music I tailor your lessons specifically to you. We look at what you want to play, pick specific songs that you want to learn, and learn the techniques you need to play these songs. It sounds simple, but it's so effective and much more fun to learn this way!

About Grant

Hi! I'm Grant! And it would be my pleasure to be your music instructor. I teach all of the fretted string instruments: Guitar | Banjo | Mandolin | Bass | Ukulele I structure my lesson plans specifically around what you want to learn and how you want to learn it. We will go as slow or f

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Paul M.
Scales and new songs.......getting timing (and correct notes) down......dealing with different timings between 4/4 and 6/8........thanks Grant for all the great information.......
Paul M.
Wow, had a great lesson today....scales and some new songs to work on.......thanks Grant
Debra M.
Grant is just born with a natural way of teaching of all ages. Makes you feel comfortable as he teaches if you want to seriously learn he will put his heart and soul in teaching you all he knows. Which happens to be a lot.
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Diego A.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $78
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Diego A.

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"Diego is a fantastic teacher and guitarist. He is generous and patient, encouraging and effective. Diego has the ability to simplify difficult technique and break it down in simple terms. His studies in Spain make him a rare and sought after teacher in the U.S. In short, Diego has given me the keys to succeed in this beautiful and challenging art form. I wholeheartedly recommend him!"
-- Marty M. (M.A. Education, B.A. Jazz Guitar, Professional Guitarist)

Diego Alonso is one of the U.S.'s most experienced guitarists specializing in Spanish, Classical, Flamenco, Flamenco Jazz, Latin, and Latin Jazz. He has traveled to over 15 countries to perform and teach in the last 17 years and has given over 10,000 private guitar lessons, workshops, clinics, lectures, and masters classes.

He has a Masters degree in Flamencology (pedagogy & ethnomusicology specialized in flamenco) from the Escola Superior de Música de Catalunya (Barcelona) and he graduated with honors in flamenco guitar ...

About Diego

"Diego is a fantastic teacher and guitarist. He is generous and patient, encouraging and effective. Diego has the ability to simplify difficult technique and break it down in simple terms. His studies in Spain make him a rare and sought after teacher in the U.S. In short, Diego has given me the key

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Sami L.
Great first lesson for my son Sami !
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Average Cost of Classical Guitar Lessons in Homer Glen, IL

The average cost of 60-minute classical guitar lessons in Homer Glen is $67. 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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"Remi has a great way of teaching beginners that makes it easy to understand. So happy to have him as a teacher!"
- Tamela
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Raymond (Remi) L.
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"Very helpful and willing to go the extra mile to help his student's succeed."
- Tyler
Took Classical Guitar lessons from David R.
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"Tony is a fantastic teacher! His instruction is very clear and he is really patient with this students.

My daughter is thrilled to be studying with him and always looks forward to her lessons. Tony is very personable and pleasant to work with.

If you are serious about classical guitar and would like to develop proper technique -- then I would *highly* recommend Tony. He is an expert in his field and loves his instrument!"
- Mike
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Antoniy K.
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"My middle son took an interest in classical guitar and Josh was perfect to get him going. We bought the books recommended by Josh which gave my son the basics. Josh follows the pace of the student and was flexible when teaching from books."
- Scott
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Joshua S.
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"John is a great teacher—very patient with me as a beginner in the classical guitar. I highly recommend him as a teacher!"
- Mary Beth
Took Classical Guitar lessons from John B.
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"Ms T she are the greatest ever, she stick with what she are teaching you slow going but accurate, ooh yes she are a real teacher (the best yet)"
- Robert
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Susan T.
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"David was knowledgeable and helpful. He tailored the lesson to my goals. Now time for lots of homework with a metronome!"
- Brandon
Took Classical Guitar lessons from David C.
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"Very knowledgable, easy to establish rapport, and great teacher with great resources."
- Sidd
Took Classical Guitar lessons from George F. H.
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"I just recently started with Dee. She is doing a great job of helping me realistically assess my performance, and constructively set goals to improve the aspects that need work. It's been fun and very helpful."
- TONY
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Dee F.
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"I've had my very first lesson and I've learned so much of the bad habits that I built over the time that I was self-taught, I am looking forward to learning more and to keep pursuing what I love!"
- Yanka
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Luke P.
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