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Lauren M.

5 Reviews
Methuen, MA
Starting at $30
  • Master's of Music Education from Boston University
  • Awarded The Longy School of Music Performance Scholarship from Longy School of Music
  • Teaching since 2001
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Lauren M.

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I have been teaching beginning guitar for ten years. I
enjoy working with beginners and I have had my students
participate in recitals.

About Lauren

I am an accomplished musician who is dedicated with a love of music and desire to help others who want to achieve their highest musical potential. That passion shows in all I do! I currently teach private lessons in Massachusetts after school music programs as well as Derry, NH. I perform with t

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Linda
Lauren taught my son saxophone for 5 years, beginning with his very first lesson at age 9, and continuing throughout middle school. She was always very patient, reassuring, and encouraging. Lauren really helped to develop my son's love for music and playing the sax! She prepared him for middle school jazz band auditions, and helped with his jazz band music throughout those years. Lauren challenged him with new selections when his school band music became too easy, but always allowed him to work at a pace he found comfortable. Now in HS, he's very busy with all things band, so lesson time is limited for him, but we wouldn't hesitate to call Lauren again.
Scott and Marcia
Lauren has been giving my son saxophone lessons for over 4 years. She has been an excellent teacher always on time and available. He has progressed under her direction very well. Currently, she's teaching our daughter acoustic guitar and we've been very happy with her progress.
Maddy C.
We had a little trouble with our connection but Lauren is great and very patient. Hopefully we can get all the issues with the connection worked out and we are looking forward to the next class! I think it’s going to help my daughter a lot!

Sam R.

Belmont, MA
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Sam R.

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Finger picking, strumming patterns

About Sam

I have been playing guitar and bass in blues, classic rock, country, and RnB bands for 20 years. I have been teaching at the Norfolk School of Music for 10 years. I love playing gigs, teaching, jamming, learning songs and riffs from CDs, and will continue doing all this if I win the lottery , or g

Matthew H.

3 Reviews
Stoneham, MA
Starting at $30
  • Music Education from University of Massachusetts Boston
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2011
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Matthew H.

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Guitar lessons with me can be in whatever form you would like to learn. Music Theory, learning to play your favorite songs, learning how to play with musicians, learning how to find a band, learning how to record, learning how to perform in front of people, or any style of learning you want. It’s entirely up to you, my goal is helping you find yourself as an artist or find yourself something to pass the time. It’s up to you.

About Matthew

Hello, my name is Matthew and I’m an experienced guitar teacher and performer. I play all sorts of styles from rock, jazz, hiphop, to even the most modern music today. I’m the most easy going teacher you can find, but I can also help you succeed beyond your expectations. All I want is my students t

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DOMINIC
Matthew was patient, innovative and overall a great experience. I am looking forward to my next lesson. Really excellent!
David N.
Matt was fantastic answered all my questions was very patient and showed up on time I can't wait for my next lesson David
Rebeca
Matt is an excellent teacher, he is very patient and thorough with his lessons. He is really knowledgeable on guitar and music theory. I totally recommend him as an instructor.

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Sam K.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 1992
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Sam K.

9 Reviews
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Teaching for over 24 years; owner of my own music store/studio for past 14 years.

Teaching beginner - advanced from age 5 to 70+.

I typically use the 21st Century Guitar method book with audio CD and I supplement the text with write-ins or handouts/worksheets as applied to the student's needs and questions. I try to get students playing chords as soon as possible; usually stating with open position power-chords and one or two finger open position chords.

I do flatpicking and fingerstyle ( with or without picks) and encourage students to try both. I try to get the student to sing and play - don't be bashful...I try to have fun with students.

I will help you learn to create chord progressions and write a chord chart and maybe a melody for your first songwriting experience. Usually we will do this using power -chords for beginners or what ever chords the student can handle.

I can train you how to learn songs by ear from recordings once you have some basic abilities.

About Sam

I play and teach Guitar (Electric/Acoustic), Bass (Electric/Upright), 5-String Banjo (Bluegrass and Old-timey), Violin/Fiddle, Mandolin, Dobro, Pedal Steel Guitar and Lap Steel Guitar, Ukulele, Piano and Piano Accordion. I have been teaching in the Pittsburgh area for over 20 years and owned my mus

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Catherine
Sam was awesome - is a wealth of knowledge and skill and had so much to share. I will definitely be going back for many more lessons!
Katharina K.
Sam is very patient with this novice student and has given great practice tips for improvement.
Marc S.
Great first lesson with Sam. Learned a lot the entire way through
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Mark L.

65 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks I only speak English. My Spanish is very limited.
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Awarded Who's Who in American Teachers, Jazz Festival Award from National Academic Affairs, CCC
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Mark L.

65 Reviews
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From beginners with little or no confidence, I have a notation system a 6 year old can read/play. I have been teaching guitar for 8 years. I will guide you through method books and help you learn chords to accompany a soloist.
You will play on a guitar that suits your own hands and arms.
You will become independent to use several notation systems.
You will advance at your own rate.I will work with you on basic goals, then you will advance toward more complex playing. I like working with students of all levels and backgrounds. i'd like to be your next instructor.

About Mark

I teach according to your individual needs. I only teach in my own studio. I do not travel anymore. I also have time to teach lessons every other week. You may inquire to me about my availability to teach every other week on Saturdays. I help you become successful on piano, violin, cello, viola, ba

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Todd
I love this guy! He's patient, supportive, encouraging and always has a cheerful demeanor. His positive attitude keeps me motivated to continue learning. "Drops fill buckets".
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Gabriel G.
Great first lesson. Already learned a lot.
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Fabian D.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Fabian D.

19 Reviews
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*Learning exciting songs and scales
*Learning to read music and play by ear
*Improving your timing and musicality
*Learning any song you would like

About Fabian

My goal as a teacher is to direct my students to a more extensive use of their instrument without losing that special quality that sets each individual apart. I will help you establish a solid foundation of technique so you can meet any musical challenge squarely and with confidence. I love working

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Steven Friedman
Fabian is a great and patient teacher. He is very knowledgeable and helpful. Not sure if it’s my computer or internet connection, but there were several problems staying connected with him during the session.
Scael ..
Handy tips and clear instructions.
Saiful
He is amazing. Very good instructor

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Average Cost of Acoustic Guitar Lessons in Allston, MA

The average cost of 60-minute acoustic guitar lessons in Allston is $68. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $20 and $276 per hour.
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"I love my lessons with Chris! I have no music background and have always wanted to play the guitar but never got around to making it happen. Now as I am older I think why not now?! I looked around for local lessons and found Chris's site. I loved his philosophy of how he teaches an individual based on what they want out of it! His statement of "some people just want to learn to play their favorite song" sold me! So glad I found him! It's never too late to pick up a guitar!"
Janice S.
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Chris B.
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"Really loved his teaching style and his interest and knowledge in the subject! Can't wait to learn more from him!"
Aakash Parekh
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Blake C.
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"Chris makes learning guitar fun for my son and has motivated my son to practice regularly. Thank you!"
Carrie
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Chris L.
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"Paulette really tailors the lesson to your goals. Very attentive and well trained."
John Sturm
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Paulette L.
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"Great teacher that goes at your own pace. Looking forward to many more lessons with Eric."
Josh
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Eric J.
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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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"It was as my first guitar lesson ever! It was fun and Tanisha is a great teacher and very patient. She makes it easy. I’m already looking forward to my next session."
Shaun
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Tanisha H.
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"Great lesson! Learned a lot and plan on continuing to take lessons with Eric. I love the ability of being able to take lessons in my home."
Mia
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Eric C.
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"Trevor is a dedicated teacher. He is eager to help you learn and grow as a musician. He takes his student's wants into consideration and helps them learn songs and genres they are passionate about. He is flexible, personable and patient."
Emily
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Trevor Mark N.
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"Great instructor! I recommend Mark because he lets you learn, but he makes it fun! (He is also REALLY nice!)"
Amy
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Mark C.
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