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Paulette L.

10 Reviews
Streamwood, IL
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • High School Diploma from Saint Viator High School
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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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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Shaun Z.

9 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $50
  • Awarded Xi Kappa Chapter Membership from Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Fraternity
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Bachelor's of Music Education from VanderCook College of Music
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Shaun Z.

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I teach all skill levels and styles. I provide a progressive curriculum with topics ranging from music fundamentals, to advanced concepts of improvisation.

About Shaun

A little about myself, I am a graduate from VanderCook College of Music where I received my Bachelors of Music Education degree and Illinois Teaching License. I focused primarily on classical guitar as my major instrument. I have a strong passion for playing guitar and teaching it. I have been teac

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Pedro V.
Shaun is really patient and explains you pretty well any question you got. He has a lot of experience in playing guitar.
Jim
Wow! Shaun has far exceeded my expectations. He is an amazing teacher. He is prepared every week with lesson plans, he is a walking Encyclopedia for all things music and he is an extremely nice guy. Shaun is the real deal. He has the skills to teach everyone form the beginning guitar player to a seasoned professional looking to advance their skills. He is a patient person that takes the time to make sure you understand what he is teaching and more importantly he can explain why something has to be done a certain way. Shaun takes some the most complicated aspects of the guitar from rhythm to scales and makes it easy to understand and apply in the real world.
Ashley
I have been working with Shaun for about a year, and have truly enjoyed my experience with him. He is an excellent instructor, very focused on technique and learning to play guitar the RIGHT way. I have learned to read music, improv, and am now learning performance pieces. I would definitely recommend him as an instructor.

Matthew N.

29 Reviews
Naperville, IL
Starting at $32
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Matthew N.

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Matthew has been teaching guitar for 10 years. Students can expect a wide curriculum full of different styles and theory.

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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Carla U.

23 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $38
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Awarded Novelty Song of the Year from Just Plain Folks
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Carla U.

23 Reviews
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Lessons are tailored towards the students goals and abilities. Play with or without a pick, learn popular songs, or write your own.

Over the last 25+ years of teaching guitar, I've found that most of my students want to learn to play popular songs they've heard on the radio (I teach all decades of songs, from 1920's to current hits, and I "take requests").

I can also teach note-reading and music theory (optional- recommended for those who want to major or minor in music in college, and for those who already play another treble-clef instrument).

My goal is to build confidence and make learning fun. I hone in on a students' strengths and weaknesses, build on the strengths and gradually improve the weaknesses.

Acoustic guitar is the most social musical instrument there is! So get started! I promise you will have a non-threatening, relaxed environment to learn in, and go at a pace that is just right for you.

About Carla

Music is my LIFE! After more than 25 years of teaching at music camps, music stores, 3 colleges and my home, I completely understand that the lessons are all about YOU, the student: what you want to learn, taught to you in a way that works for your brain and personality. And if you don't know

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Ted
Carla's teaching technique was perfect for me. I have played the guitar for longer than I care to admit and even I was tired of hearing my same old stuff. She incrementally moved me forward line by line, measure by measure to where I now have several fingerpicking style numbers in my portfolio.

Playing for my own enjoyment is now enjoyable once again.

My lessons were online and very effective - when I got stuck, Carla would send me a sample audio clip of her playing the difficult part which was a godsend for me in how I learn new musical things.

I highly recommend Carla and her Carlalology method of guitar teaching. You won't be disappointed.
Earl *.
Great teacher and she teaches many different styles of playing.
Paul P.
i originally selected carla as my instructor based on her skills, resume, other students comments etc. listed on the website. shortly after my lessons began i realized she was a vital resource for guidance, knowledge and material all of which would enable me to grow as a musician. she is talented, smart, inspirational, funny and more, what else could you ask for?!!!!
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Luis M.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $39
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • BPS Degree in Guitar and Production from Berklee School of Music
  • Awarded Dean's List Honor Award from Berklee School of Music
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Luis M.

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TritoneMusic.net has been serving the very best services available in the market, including our stellar Beginner Music Lessons. We teach students how to play music first, then introduce theory. By teaching our students a handful of open chords that are used in nearly every pop, rock song ever written students quickly enjoy playing their favorite songs. If you’ve always dreamed of learning how to play the guitar or simply want to improve your skills, speak with one of our experts. We’re looking forward to hearing from you.
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About Luis

Hello, My Name is Luis I have been playing the guitar for some time now as a hobby. In 2017 I launched my new website TritoneMusic.net providing pre-owned guitars, lessons, and merchandise. I found teaching to be one of the most rewarding contributions I can make to an individual. I will trave

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FG
Awesome instructor. Easy to work with. My 14 year old son looks up to him.
John
I feel challenged with each lesson, because of this I think have advanced much faster then I was ever able to achieve on my own. His direction helps me me to stay focused on the weeks tasks.
Stephanie
Great teacher!
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Noah L.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • B.M. Songwriting from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Noah L.

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Styles of all kinds. Lets get crackin!

About Noah

Hi! I'm Noah, Cum Laude graduate of Berklee College of Music, professional keyboardist, backing vocalist and songwriter/producer. While writing and performing occupies most of my time, teaching holds a very special place in my life and career. Since graduating with honors in 2016, I have been hired

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Vanessa (for Dominic) C.
he is really helpful and fun to learn with
Nissim
We had one lesson but great so far! Very friendly and easy to get to know.
Vanessa (for Dominic) C.
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The average cost of 60-minute acoustic guitar lessons in Schiller Park 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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"Jason is an awesome and patient teacher. Can't recommend him enough!"
Barney
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Jason M.
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"My kid really likes his teacher and is picking up reading notes.we will continue to with lessons"
Enrique
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Michelle W.
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"My son is the legacy of both a world-famous composer Grandfather and of a Great Uncle widely known as a musical genius.
Unfortunately the opportunity to nurture any of that genetic musical talent passed me by, but it absolutely lives within him.
Janis has been remarkably subtle at freeing the music within my son's heart.
This is not only a gift for me, and our family, but it's a lifetime of unending self-expression for him.
I cannot recommend Janis highly enough."
Debby
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Janis V.
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"My son has only recently started taking lessons from Ahmad, but we are all impressed! He is so kind, friendly, and encouraging of my energetic 7 year old and is able to keep him focused, motivated, and learning for the whole 30 minutes. Working with little kids isn't easy, but Ahmad is a natural."
Emilie
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"An outstanding instructor. So glad I chose to work with Marc"
MIKE ANTHONY
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Marc M.
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"Great first lesson! Cole was patient and encouraging throughout the lesson and we look forward to his next visit."
Christian
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Cole P.
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"Andrew is so gifted at listening to my guitar capabilities and then offering his own expertise to quickly improve my playing. He is positive and a lot of fun to work with!!"
Staci
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Andrew C.
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"Greg is insanely talented and is eager to share his knowledge. I have learned so much and look forward to guitar every week!"
Mariah
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"Jennifer is the best teacher I could imagine! She makes learning guitar simple and fun! I would highly reccomend her!"
brittany
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Jennifer M.
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"I've only had my first lesson, and I'm a complete novice with the guitar (I'm an adult with some limited musical background). Noah asked me about my goals and musical interests so he could tailor the class to meet my needs. He taught me how to tune the guitar before getting into chords, finger placement, strumming technique, and reading the tabs. Throughout the class, he was incredibly patient, encouraging, and explained everything very clearly without over-complicating the topics. He gave me written "homework" to practice (which I now understand how to read!!). I'm really psyched for my next lesson and pleased that I chose Noah for my instructor."
Colleen
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Noah D.
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