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Jorge C.

6 Reviews
Metairie, LA
Starting at $20
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches students 10 to 60
  • Teaches Advanced
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Jorge C.

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Bass/Guitar instructor w/ 15 years of teaching experience and previous member of a national touring band. Students who study with me will learn the basics behind playing music and how to set and accomplish personal goals in addition to learning how to play in a band while putting their musical know

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Nicholas D.
Jorge is a cool guy. Really talented. I am enjoying my lessons. Jorge explains the lessons so that they easy to understand. I would definitely recommend him.
Michael L.
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Michael Z.
Very good lesson. Good mix of theory and practical application!!!! Would recommend Jorge to any bass player!!!
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Grant H.

123 Reviews
New Orleans, LA
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Creative Writing from Louisiana State University
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Grant H.

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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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My 11 year old son has been taking guitar lessons from Grant for at least 6 months. We liked Grant's teaching style so much that we enrolled our 9 year old son for lessons as well. Grant keeps the lessons fun and interesting by choosing songs that they already enjoy to learn, while teaching fundamentals at the same time. He is patient when they may be having an "off" day, and he is extremely encouraging and positive in every single interaction. My boys think he's fun, and they've learned a lot from him.

Anthony D.

5 Reviews
New Orleans, LA
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish
  • BA in Piano Performance/Jazz Composition from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches Beginner
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Anthony D.

5 Reviews
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Students will learn basic chord playing, basic melodic playability, including scales and some chord theory.

About Anthony

Having an ear for music of all styles and genres, I had an interest in playing music and instruments at a very young age. At just 5 years old, I took my first piano lesson. I studied with that piano teacher for another 10 years, working on technique, theory and classical music, including playing pi

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Kaoru S.
Anthony is an excellent teacher for audition preparation.
He is a sincere and wholehearted person. His teaching method is really easy to understand for my little daughter. She has improved a lot thanks to his great lessons. I do appreciate his hard work and patience.
Wolf
We've only had a few leasons so far but Anthony is great with our 5 year old. Very patient and great instruction and gentle disposition.

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Glenn W.

74 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Associate of Arts/ Marketing from Cuyahoga Community College/ Akron University
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Glenn W.

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I specialize in providing a great foundation for learning the instrument. Too many students, new to the guitar, get frustrated and quit after just a few lessons, because it falls short of their expectations and they find they are not progressing. I make certain to keep the enthusiasm intact through the entire learning process by making sure the student is actually playing the instrument. I like to think of my method as "Fast Track to Playing Guitar"; my goal is to keep the student's interest in the instrument at a sustained level while they are grasping the fundamentals. Because I teach Voice as well, and have made a living accompanying myself on the guitar, I can combine those attributes for my students, if they desire to accompany themselves while singing. I find that many of my students really enjoy that option, and I have uncovered many a student who had never thought of themselves as a vocalist, singing and playing with astounding results... My success rate of having my students ...

About Glenn

I have been active in the entertainment industry since the age of 12, when I gave my first professional performance. Prior to that I was already being introduced to music with years of guitar, and then vocal instruction. I do not remember a time of my life when I was not singing somewhere; in the h

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Charlie M.
Glenn is fantastic!
Aaron
Such a confidence boost. Glenn helps you know what you’re already doing well, as well as what to improve on.
Blaine
Glenn is amazing! He listened to me sing a few songs and gave me two tips that completely improved my vocal performance! Highly, highly recommended if you want to sing and perform better, and if you truly want to profoundly impact the listener to a higher degree !
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Justin S.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $27
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2013
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Justin S.

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I've been playing guitar professionally for 9 years. Every lesson comes with resources to improve so that you stay engaged with your guitar throughout the week. I make the learning process fun and identify ways to help you learn your instrument effectively. My aim is for you to reach your goals and become a better musician!

First, I ask you questions about your goals as a guitar student (maybe you want to focus on learning songs, or you want to work on chords, strumming, or something else). If you don't have any idea, we simply start with the basics (tuning, strumming, knowing the notes of each string, simple chords, easiest strum patterns, etc.), and then move on to more complicated tasks, such as progressions or scales. What's most important to me is that we orient each lesson to what you are trying to accomplish.

Please note that I teach beginner guitar and do not teach music theory or sight-reading. Let me know if you’re interested, and we’ll schedule your first lesson today!

About Justin

I am a professional guitarist and bass guitarist with a passion for helping beginner musicians hone their craft. I've toured in China, and have played with some of the best musicians in Austin, TX. I've developed students of all ages to excel musically with individually-tailored development plans.

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Liam
Justin is a fantastic teacher! He did a great job on providing insightful guidance on how to transform from a beginner to a proficient guitarist. Great teacher, and fun person to be around. Highly recommend!
Eric
Justin is both knowledgeable but also professional when it comes to teaching, leading, and playing the guitar. He is patient and will work with you in all situations.
Evan
Justin has always proven himself to be hard working, professional, and dedicated to his craft. He’s always prepared, motivated, and he has awesome leadership qualities. 10/10 definitely recommend Justin!
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Thomas L.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • 5 years of study, mastered Beethoven and Tchaikovsky on guitar. from Harry Morman School of Music
  • Teaching since 1980
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Thomas L.

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I have been teaching guitar for 40 years. All age groups from 10 to 70. I can teach to read music music and play chords. I believe in a relaxed yet exciting environment while the student learns the art of music, something they will take with them for the rest of their lives.

About Thomas

When teaching I try to make my lessons as easy as possible, informative yet fun. I focus on traditional concepts of teaching while adding a bit of my own knowledge of the procedures which I have found to make the learning process much more enjoyable.

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Hillary Moss
Very patient and knowledgeable, Tom has made learning fun and interesting for my 11 year old daughter. Highly recommend!
Ken
Tom is a well informed music and guitar teacher. I tried two other guitar teachers prior to Tom and they didn’t work out for me. Tom is a natural teacher he’s got it, he just seems to make learning easy.
Jan
I have been taking lessons from Tom for almost 5 years. He is very patient and talented. I look forward to another 5 years of learning by his hand.

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Average Cost of Guitar Lessons in New Orleans, LA

The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in New Orleans is $66. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $276 per hour.
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"Stephen is the best teacher I have ever had. He is great at showing you proper practice techniques while also working on fun pieces. I have improved a lot since I started taking lessons with him and can't recommend him enough."
Daniel
Took Guitar lessons from Stephen B.
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"One of the best teachers my son has had. He looks forward to his lessons everytime."
Shiva
Took Guitar lessons from Daniel B.
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"Extremely talented guitar player a master of the craft. He’s the best teacher I’ve had I can’t wait to see my progress a year from now working with Chris"
Chad
Took Guitar lessons from Chris C.
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"Daniel is an excellent teacher! Very proffesional, skilled and patient.. He's been teaching my son guitar lessons for about 4 months now and we couldn't be happier with the results!"
Destiny
Took Guitar lessons from Daniel M.
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"My son is 7 years of age and has never received any music lessons. I bought him a guitar for his birthday and he was just happy to play with it without any guitar lessons. I convinced him otherwise. I did not know what to expect from Glenn. I knew about him because he was highly recommended in our Long Beach neighborhood. I signed my son up and after a few minutes of being with Glenn, my son was hooked. He came away from his first 30 minute session saying, “wow…I did not know I could play the guitar!”. My son was so excited. As a parent…that is very exciting! I was sold! I was amazed how he was able to pick up what Glenn taught him within that first lesson. Glenn made it fun. The atmosphere was very relaxed and his style of teaching clicked with my son right away. After basically 12 sessions, my son was able to perform at a musical recital Glenn hosted for his students. Not only was I proud of my son, I also got to see kids of all ages and adults performing that day and it was pretty impressive. Overall, I highly recommend Glenn. He is able to keep my 7 year old boy focused and teaches him effectively while making it fun!

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Glenn
Took Guitar lessons from Glenn S.
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"Jordan will show you everything you need to know about playing guitar even as far as music theory and basic need to know lessons he ensures that you are playing to your best potential, but the best thing is that he ensures is that you are having fun and learning at the same time you will be amazed with your results and i promise you with this teacher you will also see major progress."
Isaiah
Took Guitar lessons from Jordan G.
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"David is very knowledgable and thorough, introduced my son to first principles of guitar in his own studio in a relaxed way. Modes of education (reading guitar notes, music,etc) were introduced and explained. Extremely satisfied."
Yash
Took Guitar lessons from David M.
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"he is very professional"
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Took Guitar lessons from Bill G.
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Barbara has taught me to further my guitar skills and given me confidence to play in a group. Not only is she a great teacher but she is a great and warm person. Thanks for everything!!"
Barry
Took Guitar lessons from Barbara M.
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"We were really thrilled with how much our son learned. He's been trying to learn on his own the last year, but Daniel helped him with music theory, techniques, and set out a great learning plan. Our son said his lesson was amazing, and he loved Daniel as a teacher!"
Sandahl
Took Guitar lessons from Daniel B.
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