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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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~ Began my approximately nine years of guitar studies at the age of 10, taking a small, two-year break from my general music studies in my early teens.
~ Have experience with both acoustic guitar (approx. nine years) and electric guitar (approx. 5 years)
~ Repertoire consists of: Alternative Rock, Classical, Latin, Pop, and Spiritual
~ 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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Ryan B.

76 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • BA in Ethnomusicology from University of Illinois
  • Teaching since 2013
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Ryan B.

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I've been teaching guitar for 5 years helping students develop a love for the instrument and learn more about music along the way. There are many styles I'm comfortable teaching from folk (fingerpicking or flatpicking), rock, blues and funk and I would love working on developing a unique style of your own. Within the first few lessons you'll have a solid base of strumming, picking and chord changes and even a few simple songs under your belt. Moving on from there I will craft lessons to move you toward a "goal song," making sure to cater your progress to your needs while keeping a focus on good technique. I enjoy working with students of all ages and experiences and I can't wait to meet you!

About Ryan

Ryan is a musician from Jefferson Park who plays a plethora of different instruments. He specializes in guitar, banjo, mandolin and ukulele, but also dabbles in accordion, piano, drums, harmonica and several others. Learning to play instruments is one of the true pleasures in his life and he hopes

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Barbara K.
Patient teacher and expert practitioner. Really cares about student's growth. He also reminds you to have fun. Always on time for lesson, too.
Ryan
Great first lesson, Ryan!
Vincent
He seemed angry and disinterested, not really wanting to teach the lesson. Bad experience and bad teacher in general.
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Ian M.

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

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ryan S.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish, German
  • Bachelor's degree in Fine Art specializing in 3d Animation/modeling from American academy of art
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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ryan S.

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I have been playing guitar for over a decade and have tons of performance experience gigging in a local rock band. Combine that with a curriculum that starts with fundamentals and expands quickly into playing your favorite songs and you have a great start to beginning or expanding your guitar playing abilities.

About ryan

Hi, my name is Ryan and I would love to teach you how to play guitar. I've been playing for over 10 years and have been gigging for a little less than that in my band. Over the years I have gained a lot of experience performing on stage and teaching to people of all ages. If you want to shred, jam,

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Joey M.
Learned a lot today! Very friendly and helped me improve the quality of existing recordings I made with gain staging and additional compression techniques
Joey M.
Very helpful and provided a lot of useful tips on difficult subject matter
Mark Herr
Ryan was great! He's obviously a talented guitarist and he is very laid back and makes you feel comfortable. He shows you in detail what you need to do to become a better guitar player. My ONLY advice, and the reason he doesn't get 5 stars, is I think he should have more visual aids with his lessons. For example, write down the different scales or transcribe the first several measures of a song. Then, one has something to refer back to when you are practicing and invariably get stuck. Other than that, I would highly recommend Ryan as a guitar teacher!

LOIC B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $75
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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LOIC B.

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Guitar in its simplest enjoyable form.

About LOIC

I am a seasoned children and teenager coach. Experienced science, language and music teacher. For the past 10-15 years, gathering experience and skills as well as sharing them has guided my activities. I am a researcher, minister of grace and ethics, teaching both skills as well as souls to achie

Sergio R.

Teaches Online
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  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Sergio R.

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Do you want to learn a large variety of songs, learn to write and record your own music, and gain a strong understanding of techniques? If so, I can help you with all of these things and more. I have been playing guitar for almost 5 years and I can teach you everything from the basics to advanced techniques, while at the same time keeping lessons fun and teaching fun exercises. I will try my very best to suit my lessons to your personal areas of interest musically and make sure you have a good time in the process. Send me a message if you're interested! I would love to get to know you!

About Sergio

I am a professional guitarist, bassist, and lead vocalist. Guitar has been my primary instrument, I have been playing for almost 5 years. My experience with the instrument(s), my calm and fun demeanor, and my classical training make sure lessons are very fun, while still teaching strong fundamental

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"My guitar lesson with Payton was really excellent. He took the time to listen to my goals and then catered the lesson to me. He gave me direction for future lessons and attainable goals that also presented a challenge. Highly recommend to anyone looking for a great teacher!"
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"My first lesson With Daniel was AWESOME. Daniel Is Extremely knowledgeable and definitely knows what he is talking about. The lesson I had was fun and I won't be looking for a new teacher anytime soon. Daniel is a genuinely nice person and if you are looking for a guitar teacher, this is your guy."
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"I have been studying with Ahmad for more than half a year now and it's been a great experience! Coming from wind instrument, my understanding of chords is seriously lacking. Ahmad addressed all my questions step by step. He's patient and motivating! If you want to learn guitar, Ahmad is your best friend and teacher!"
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Took Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"Awesome instructor!! knows his stuff and conveys well! I would strongly recommend Mandel to any guitarist looking to move up to the next level."
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Took Guitar lessons from Mandel L.
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"Ashley is amazing with my daughter. She is sweet and patient and very talented!"
Candice
Took Guitar lessons from Ashley B.
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"A good experience to get me going on how to play guitar and how to read tabs! Greg's always ready to turn it up and rock out"
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Took Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"Cristine is the best! Not only is she knowledgeable of music theory, etc., but patient! She makes learning fun!"
Jackie
Took Guitar lessons from Cristine F.
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"Cole is an excellent instructor. We set up a solid foundation where we can begin, and what is expected from student and instructor. Time was spent wisely with Cole finding my interest and desires of a guitar player, and music style I want to play. Cole is very professional and easy to follow. Best decision I made for lessons. I could not ask for a better instructor. I definitely have been referring him to my friends."
William
Took Guitar lessons from Cole P.
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"Great lesson. Very interactive with the videos. He liked that he could choose his own song to start. Loved the convenience of it happening in our home!"
Guss
Took Guitar lessons from Daniel B.
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