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Thomas B.

Chicago, IL
Starting at $42
  • Speaks French, Spanish, Portuguese
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Communication from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Thomas B.

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I am a Brazilian guitar player who started by playing blues and rock on the electric guitar, and then moved into Samba, Bossa Nova and fingerstyle on the nylon-string guitar. Today, I play mostly Latin styles and a little bit of Flamenco. I also have a year of conservatory training under my belt, as well as a background in West African percussion, and culminate all of these styles together as a composer.

As a teacher, I cater to your aptitude and your goals and make sure that you are having fun while you grow. That means learning actual repertoire of music that you want to study. Some students want more music theory than others: and that's totally fine! But I like to always have a song as a context to study that theory. Afterall, we want to use theory to actually make music!

About Thomas

My name is Tomas. I am a Brazilian-American polyglot musician and language instructor. I play music and teach English/Portuguese for a living, and have been doing so for the past 7 years! I also learned Spanish and French through music, so I know a lot about those languages and the styles of music

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Claire C.

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Chicago, IL
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachaoler's of Music from Columbia College Chicago
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Claire C.

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Music is an essential element of a child's education, whether your training to perform at a campfire or Carnegie Hall. My approach is student-driven and collaborative. I help guide my students through songs of their choice, incorporating skill-level appropriate theory and ear training techniques. This allows kids to develop an understanding of the music they're most passionate for, helping their interest and enthusiasm to grow.

About Claire

My name is Claire and I have been making a living as a touring/gigging musician for the last eight years. I studied music performance and production at Columbia College Chicago. I have played in a variety of styles, both solo and as part of a band. I currently tour with my band, The Lucky Dutch on

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Tage
Super patient and knowledgeable.
Matthew T.
Great first lesson with Claire. She listens and understands and comes up with a plan accordingly. Very highly recommend.
Richard H.
All is well on the first day of class!

Michael S.

46 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $24
  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Bachelor's of Art in Music from Columbia College Chicago
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Michael S.

46 Reviews
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From finger picking to tapped harmonics, I'll give you the tools to build a strong foundation and explain creative techniques to help you stand out of the crowd!

About Michael

Expressing yourself is the ultimate goal of music and my job is to help you get your point across! Like any musician, music is my life. I love to soak it in any way I can! Whether it be listening to records, jamming with my friends or watching all the live concert footage of Stevie Ray Vaughan

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I am enjoying the lessons
Michael
Awesome lesson. Friendly, knowledgeable, and gets right to the lesson. Highly recommend.

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Jonathan F.

17 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Spanish, French
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Guitar Student from Bobby Griffin Guitar
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Jonathan F.

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Guitar lessons that are tailored to your specific needs, you will learn the most essential acoustic guitar chords and riffs. As always you will learn at your own pace without any pressure!

About Jonathan

My name is Jonathan, I’ve been playing guitar and studying the guitar for over 15 years and I’ve been teaching with TakeLessons for 5 years. The minute I started learning the guitar I couldn’t stop. After purchasing many books and DVDs I came across a Gospel Guitar DVD by the amazing and incomparab

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Jim
Great first lesson lots of encouragement and patience
Cornelius
He’s a great guitar instructor. If you like I are looking for an instructor who has his roots in Neo Soul and R & B this is the instructor for you.
Annelies
Amazing teacher! Extremely talented!

Kenny S.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 14 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Arts and Letters from Council for the Arts
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Kenny S.

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Kenny has been playing guitar since the age of 14, has received awards and grants from the Canada Council, and is an instructor at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. His approach to teaching guitar helps students learn quickly and maximize musical potential.

I'm a guitar player and singer songwriter from Montreal, Canada, have been living in Chicago for seven years, and have been playing electric, dobro, and acoustic guitar in the studio and on the stage for 20+ years. I play fingerstyle in a variety of tunings and am also a proficient flatpicker covering folk, bluegrass, electric, blues, and country picking techniques.

Whether you are a songwriter looking to improve your basic skills to perform a wider range of material, or a flatpicker looking to refine your improvisation skills or learn fingerstyle and open tunings, I can help you learn the correct approach to help bring your playing to a new level.

We all have within us, the ability to be an excellent player. ...

About Kenny

Kenny has been playing guitar since the age of 14, has received awards and grants from the Arts Council, and is an instructor at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. His approach to teaching guitar helps students learn quickly, have fun, and maximize musical potential. Kenny has played at Fe

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Robert
Great first day!
Jim
I recently started taking lessons with Kenny to try to learn some basic lead guitar in a one on one setting. I've been very impressed with his preparation, taking the time to tailor the lesson to my level of play and the music I am interested in playing. He also is very encouraging and is interested in my learning and progress, even going beyond the one hour lesson time to ensure that I have the tools necessary to continue to work at home.
Zion and Isadora R.
Great 1 st lesson. He was patient and supportive with the kids!

Kyra C.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $17
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Kyra C.

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I have been playing guitar for 4 years now and I would love the opportunity to teach others the skill. I have a guitar already but if you want to use yours that is fine too. Music has always been a passion of mine, and I hope to get people just as excited about it as I am.

About Kyra

I have been playing guitar for 4 years. I try to listen to all types of music so I can be a more versatile teacher. I enjoy helping people do hands-on things, and I try to use different styles because I believe everyone is different.

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Amber
She was super patient and encouraging!

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Average Cost of Acoustic Guitar Lessons in Lombard, IL

The average cost of 60-minute acoustic guitar lessons in Lombard is $67. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $28 and $276 per hour.
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Alexandra
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Phil C.
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"Ben is a great guy. He starts with the basics and focuses a lot on technique. He has played the guitar for 20 years so he has lots of experience.
I really enjoy my lessons with him."
Peg
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Ben Z.
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"Was awesome first lesson I can't wait for the next one ."
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Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Tanesha M.
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"First lesson was great!"
Laurel
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Mary E H.
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"First Lesson with Curtis was great! He gave me take away sheets that he made personalized for my skill level and exercises that I have great need for. His skill and style are exactly what I was looking for in a guitar coach as well. If you like the work of Tony Iommi, Chuck Berry or Robert Johnson, Curtis is the man to see! Keep up the great work Curt!"
Aaron
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Curtis L.
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"The lessons I received were informative and useful to expand my playing of the guitar"
walter
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from James R.
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"Tim your fantasticteacher, im glad i your my teacher. thanks again for being patient."
maria
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Tim B.
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"Great lesson, thanks! Can't wait till the next one."
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Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Matthew N.
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"She is great with my 11 year old son and online classes. Very patient, kind and knowledgeable! He is excited to continue guitar and voice lessons with her!"
Carrie
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Mallory B.
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"Great first guitar lesson!"
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