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Jon A.

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Cincinnati, OH
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Awarded Blue Note Guitar Competition from The Blue Note
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Jon A.

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I teach and perform styles ranging from classical and Jazz to country, classic rock and even metal. I enjoy teaching all styles and ability levels.

About Jon

I have been playing guitar since the age of 9. I have studied Classical, and Jazz at CCM's Prep Dept. in middle school and throughout high school as well as rock, folk, country etc. with other local teachers. I started teaching lessons at the age of 18 in local music stores and have never stopped

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Katie
Jon is AWESOME! His patient yet enthusiastic demeanor made my 9yr old look forward to her lessons, and really enjoy learning! I plan to continue with him as long as her interest holds!!!!
Natalie
We love what Jon has taught our son. Our son has progressed so much in the past couple of years, and still enjoys meeting with his teacher despite him being a teenager. When you find a good teacher, you do all you can to stay with them.
J.G. M.
At 52 years old, my wife treated to lessons for Christmas. I haven't played in 30 years. Although, I have had a few lessons with several different instructors back in my 20's, I never felt any direction. I always heard 'you got it. just keep playing'. Unfortunately, I stopped as nothing made sense.
I have learned a ton from Jon in only 5 lessons. Bits and pieces are all quickly coming together. I have a long way to go, but know more already than I ever have. Jon is fun, friendly, and has a great demeanor for teaching. If he has the patience to teach me, he's the right guy for you.
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Sean H.

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Cincinnati, OH
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Louis Armstrong Jazz Award from Saint Augustine High School
  • Jazz Studies from San Diego State University
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Sean H.

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I've been playing guitar in pop, rock, and jazz settings for several years, and strive to teach all of my students how to best express themselves musically. If you would like to play in a band, learn how to write songs, or even learn to improvise, I can help you achieve your musical goals.

About Sean

Hello! My name is Sean H, and I am very passionate about helping my students accomplish their musical goals. I have been teaching for over six years and also have extensive experience as a performer. I have received several musical awards, including the prestigious Louis Armstrong Jazz Award and ha

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Ryan S.

West Chester, OH
Starting at $20
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Awarded Music Achievement Award from Lakota West High School
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Ryan S.

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Trained in jazz theory and can teach just about anything you'd like to learn. Easy-going, good with kids and beginners, and flexible!

I can teach you your favorite songs, help you learn to create your own, learn to understand the complexities of the fretboard, and learn the guitar in any style you'd like.

About Ryan

Hello! My name is Ryan S., I'm 23 years old, and I have 15 years of experience playing music on the electric and acoustic guitar. I'm in my own band from Cincinnati called Freak Mythology and have been in 20 other bands of all types of genres over my career as a musician. My goal as a teach

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Alexander B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Alexander B.

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Trying to learn something from scratch can be hard, especially when it comes a musical instrument (Where do my hands go? What do these notes mean? etc..) Trust me I've been there. And that's why I'll do my best to make your or your child's introduction to the world of guitar as smooth as possible.

I specialize in classical guitar, for beginner students. I begin with basic finger-plucking patterns and finger exercises, followed by music notation and exercises from a book.

About Alexander

I have been doing one-on-one private tutoring sessions with beginner students from home for a couple years now, and am proud to admit that I have seen many beginners become proficient in the guitar, and come to enjoy playing the instrument under my guidance. I am very patient with my students and a

Seth D.

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Teaches Online
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  • Music Performance and English from University of Nebraska at Kearney
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2010
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Seth D.

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Having a variety of experiences professionally and academically, I am very well suited to cater to the interests of my students. I am currently getting my Master's degree in classical guitar performance, but I often include a variety of styles in order to motivate your practice times at home. Whether you want really nail the sound of a Black Sabbath riff, learn to solo over a blues progression, or even learn a piano piece on guitar. I can help give you the tools to form your own musical identity.

About Seth

In my lessons, I make sure that I do my best to serve your interests. No matter what style of music you are passionate about, I want to help you develop that passion into musical ability. This is done through practice, analysis, reading, and listening. Even if you want to focus on metal or popular

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Pauline Eadie
Seth is very talented and explains things in simple ways that are easy to understand. I am so glad to have found him!

JG M.

Teaches Online
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  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students Male: 6 and up; Female: Not accepting at this time
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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I offer engaging and personalized guitar lessons for students. We build upon fundamentals skills through each lesson as the student learns their favorite songs. We also explore different aspects of music including improvisation, theory, composition, and even recording their own music. I provide study materials such as PDF files, backing tracks and videos to help students review what we cover in the lessons.

I had the privilege of receiving my B.A. in Guitar Performance from Berklee College of Music where I had the opportunity of learning and performing with great musicians from around the world. Because of my experience working with students of all ages from kids to adults, I truly believe that I can help anyone accomplish their musical goals!

I am currently only doing online lessons on Skype.

I look forward to meeting you and getting you started with lessons!

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Juan
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About JG

Hi! I offer engaging and personalized guitar lessons for students. We build upon fundamentals skills through each lesson as the student learns their favorite songs. We also explore different aspects of music including improvisation, theory, composition, and even recording their own music. I prov

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"Jeff is an excellent teacher. He asks what you want and who you want to be as a guitarist. I feel so very comfortable talking to him and asking any questions that I may have. I understand why he is a student favorite. I started guitar not knowing anything and has learned so much. I don't ever get bored at anything he says. He has a great sense of humor. He always makes me laugh and cracks jokes that always crack me up. You can tell that he definitely loves what he does. He always say to ask any questions and writes down anything that you may have trouble with. Jeff is very knowledgable and laid back. I would highly recommend him to anyone."
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"I really enjoy taking lessons with Ryan and without equivocation consider him to be one of the best instructors I've had the privilege of working with. I am in my 40's and have taken many music lessons throughout the course of my life (piano, organ, guitar, sax, etc.). Being a musician our minds approach things in a very creative manner which can make learning new material challenging. Although we are all seeking the same end, different approaches need to be utilized to achieve that goal. Its clear after working with Ryan that he is very aware of these hurdles students face, most likely because he's experienced the same issues himself as a student and as a teaching professional. He clearly sets himself apart from other teachers by not forcing the same cookie-cutter approach on his students. Although we all need to understand, learn and apply fundamentals, which can be very mundane, Ryan has developed a very unique and creative approach that presents these ideas in a less cumbersome manner. An approach that at least to me seems easier to grasp and further put into practice. Ryan also understands we want to take what we learn and be able to apply it in a practical setting quickly. Let's face it...we want to play guitar and make music, not sound mechanical by playing scales. Ryan has developed a lesson plan that accomplishes all of these goals and does so in a very enjoyably, fun and rewarding way. Ryan has opened up a world to me that I never thought I would enjoy based on past lesson experiences. I am very thankful to have him as my instructor. He has totally blown away my privious conceptions of what a guitar instructor is and what they need to be to pass on that knowledge capital to their students."
George
Took Guitar lessons from Ryan S.
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"An easy manner to encourage doing things that you did not think you could do. Knows music theory and can explain. Enjoyable to work with. Wish I had her for an instructor when I started guitar in my early 70's."
Jerry
Took Guitar lessons from Liz Fanora J.
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"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."
Jim
Took Guitar lessons from Shaun Z.
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"My son is 7 and really seems to like Chase. He came well prepared and finally someone has started to teach him some rock songs ."
Declan
Took Guitar lessons from Chase R.
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"Kramer is a professional guy, easy to get along with, and he has a great teaching style. I learned a lot. Highly recomended!"
Jack Myer
Took Guitar lessons from Kramer S.
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"Very pleased with my son's first class. He is very excited for many more lessons with Cole."
DJ
Took Guitar lessons from Cole P.
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"Dennis has a great comprehensive approach to teaching guitar. He helps you understand the nuances of the instrument, and provides specific instruction based on your individual needs. He has a wealth of experience and knowledge, and shares anecdotes about those experiences to help better understand topics relevant to your own personal pursuit of improved playing.

Even if you aren't sure exactly what you want to get out of lessons, Dennis is quick to provide material that will help you improve your skills. They are laid out in a clear way and act as a great resource to add to your collection of practice material.

I'm happy I took lessons with Dennis, and others should definitely work with him if looking for a laid back atmosphere and a steady pace of improvement and understanding."
Andrew
Took Guitar lessons from Dennis B.
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"Fun and great teacher"
Miles
Took Guitar lessons from Matt B.
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"Jared is a patient, inspiring, and committed guitar teacher for my son."
Marcie
Took Guitar lessons from Jared C.
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