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Henry J.

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Starting at $42
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Henry J.

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Extensive experience of over 30 years of being a professional guitarist in Los Angeles and abroad. I can teach you most or all popular styles as well as in depth music theory. I can also advise you on how to start or navigate a professional career as a musician and more!

About Henry

I teach beginner level to advanced level in a variety of styles of music. From Rock to Pop, R&B to Blues, Fusion to Jazz, Metal and Nu Metal as well as all the Classic Rock music. I tailor my lessons to your musical taste and playing level. I like to save time and teach you in an efficient manne

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Tristan J.

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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Music from Indian River State College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tristan J.

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Within my lessons, I am able to guide musicians through the technical exercises to achieve creativity and passion in their musical expression. I have a lot of experience as a performing musician and as a teacher.

About Tristan

I am a professional guitarist based out of South Florida. I began studying music at the age of nine and started my career as a gigging/ recording artist at the age of 15. I have performed with an original band at festivals such as The Bryan Jackson Music Festival, Dancing in The Streets, The Dirty

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Thomas L.

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  • Teaches students 12 to 65
  • 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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Greg L.

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  • Teaching since 2006
  • Guitar Performance and Pedagogy Instruction from DnD Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Greg L.

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Over the last decade of teaching guitar full time to hundreds of students, my passion remains the same - teaching my students how to play the guitar, not just the songs. My own journey as a heavy metal lead guitarist and songwriter who's transitioned to classical music, folk and the blues has prepared me to teach how to play the guitar in almost every single style of music.

About Greg

For the last thirty years, from the day that I got my first electric as a teenager, to my work today as an acoustic guitarist for the band, Timberwood, and currently as a teacher of more than forty students a week, my life has been devoted to the guitar. I'm an experienced veteran of the meta

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First instruction and I feel like I got more out of it than I expected. Looking forward.
Wesley G.
good so far. Wesley really enjoyed!
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Grant H.

136 Reviews
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Waka Winter Classic Winner 2015 from Wakarusa Music Festival/Pipeline Productions
  • Teaching since 2007
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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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Grant T.

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  • Teaching since 2007
  • Audio Recording Technology from Houston community college
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Grant T.

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Do you want to learn how to play your favorite songs? How about write your own songs? How about learn to be a member of a band that can write, perform and record quality tunes? If so, I'm your man.
I've been playing the guitar for 18 years, and also play bass guitar, double bass, and mandocello. As such I have a solid foundation of theory, technique and ability that I can transfer to you, from which you can take off.
I look forward to working with you!

About Grant

I have played guitar and bass since I was 13 years old. I've played guitar and bass in various bands local and touring bands over the last decade and a half. I’ve also learned to play double bass, and performed in a symphony setting in a university. Because of these experiences I am extremely famil

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Neil B.
My 16yo son is taking lessons with Grant and is learning a ton! Grant is knowledgeable, patient, a great teacher, and always on time. Highly recommend.

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Average Cost of Guitar Lessons in Amherst, MA

The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Amherst is $65. 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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"This was my son's first lesson. He really liked Ryan. I would have given 5 stars but it's hard to say he's the best after one lesson. I have no reason to think he won't be a great instructor and my son is looking forward to his next lesson."
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Took Guitar lessons from Ryan B.
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"Great teacher. Been learning guitar from Andrew on an off for years. It's great to have an instructor who was /is a touring pro who can lead you in the right direction with music theory, instrument instruction as well as stagecraft. In addition to mandolin/guitar and harmonica, there are many unwritten codes and tricks that only a battle tested touring musician is able to pass on if you are looking to get out there and play with other musicians at the any level."
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Took Guitar lessons from Andrew H.
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"Just the first lesson so hard to judge but James was very professional and seems like he is heavy on technique as well as theory which will be good for me, looking forward to applying myself and seeing if I can get some good playing skills"
Blake
Took Guitar lessons from James R.
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"I finally feel motivated to practice the guitar! I've taken lessons from different teachers over the years and I would always take a break because life would get in the way. But, the "music bug" would come back to bite me and I'd pick up the guitar again, which is how I ended up taking lessons from Mr. Sal since August 2016. Ever since I can remember, I have always wanted to learn to play the guitar and I finally after 8 years have found the right teacher to keep me on track. Thank you for always believing in me and helping me stay motivated. I would recommend anyone at any age to take guitar lessons with Mr. Sal!"
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Took Guitar lessons from Salvador B.
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"The first lesson was great and I like my instructor because he is knowledgeable. I made a great decision to learn how to play guitar with takelessons."
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Took Guitar lessons from Will F.
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"I took guitar lessons from Dan for many years. He helped me establish great fundamental techniques and made lessons fun. He would always ask what I wanted to learn about and made it a very personalized experience. Dan is the main reason I stuck with the instrument. I had taken guitar lessons prior but the instructor was dry and uninspired, switching to Dan was the best decision I could have made."
Sean
Took Guitar lessons from Daniel E.
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"Katie is just the instructor that my daughter needed! She is encouraging, kind, patient and very knowledgeable. Not only can she play the guitar, but she knows how to teach it. She took a very personalized teaching approach to help my daughter be successful at guitar. I would highly recommend her to anyone wanting to learn guitar."
Kate
Took Guitar lessons from Katie H.
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"Anyone who gets an opportunity to learn how to play music from this guy should jump all over it. This dude is a well-rounded musician full of so much knowledge towards any aspect of a stringed instrument. I still to this day remember so much from his lessons and feel very thankful to have learned so much from such a wonderful teacher. Greg has enough patience to work with beginners and enough experience and skill to make an expert out of ya!"
Braxton
Took Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"I've been playing guitar (on and off) for over 50 years. I read Jonah's post about 3 months ago and decided to call Jonah for lessons. I had been feeling very rusty and wanted to polish my skills and learn some new songs. I've already learned a lot from Jonah and my guitar playing sounds much better in every way. Jonah has been great to work with, he is easy-going, fun and most importantly, he's a great teacher."
Gary
Took Guitar lessons from Jonah R.
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"So it's been a month since I began lessons. I never took a guitar lesson in my life before I began studying under Greg and while there are subtle things you will learn from teachers just from watching them, Greg will teach you them through action to the point where you seemingly discover it on your own and then he gives you a look and you articulate this revelation and he explains how you came to that conclusion in a way that you can relate to. That is the highest level of teaching. He motivates you to do you best and puts the appropriate level of pressure for you to complete your goals. These goals are attainable, manageable and he's able to disseminate them in half hour sessions. I am 1000x the player I was from years of trying to figure out guitar on my own in 1 month and I can't wait to learn more from him. Greg is the real deal."
Ravi
Took Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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