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Michael A.

Manchester, NH
Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1993
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Michael A.

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Michael Alber provides a teaching program that will take you through the basics with proper technique and an understanding of harmony and scales. Michael is a very competent and patient teacher with over thirty years of experience.

About Michael

I am a professional guitarist who has been performing in the New England region for the past twenty years. I am a graduate of the Berklee College of Music. I will work with you on your guitar journey to help you build your skills to be the guitarist that you want to become. Want to strum a few ch

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John A.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Music Education from Nyack College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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John A.

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Impeccable Right hand technique for a refined tone. Aaron Shearer volumes 1 & 2 with the great Masters as our goal

About John

I consider myself to be friendly, outgoing and serious but with a sense of humor. I genuinely love music and I am an artist who enjoys teaching and wish to impart my love for the great masters to my students. I pay attention to details like phrasing, expression and overall musicianship. I am a r

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Isabella
Mr. Aragon has continually shown me his love for music through his teaching. As an instructor, he paid close attention to my technique when playing the piano, guitar, or flute, and helped me improve it. Through the years, he has strongly influenced my love for music, and I continue to use what he has taught me when playing instruments and music outside the classroom. Overall, Mr. Aragon is a great, professional instructor who is passionate about teaching students music through music theory and his love of rock n roll and classical music.
Patricia T.
I went for my first lesson this morning & John was excellent! Very professional & informative. I look forward to more upcoming lessons in the following weeks!!!
Pauline
Mr.Aragon was my son’s grade school music teacher for 8 yrs. He is very patient and encouraging, and my son really enjoyed it when Mr.Aragon would teach the class music from the 50’s, 60’s, and 70’s. Now my son appreciates Motown, Michael Jackson, the Beatles, and Billy Joel as much as he does current alternative music, and he is 13!
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David C.

29 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelors of Music from Cornish College of the Arts
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David C.

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The study of classical guitar is not for the faint of heart! classical study requires discipline, devotion, commitment, and serious study. .

Classical guitar instruction can build a great base of technique fundamentals for people who go on to study other styles, such as Jazz or Blues.

About David

Hello! My name is David, and I am a music teacher of many different subjects. These include guitar, piano, bass, ukulele, recording, music theory, production, composition and film music composition. All styles, and all ages. Classical, Rock, Alternative, Slide Guitar, Blues, Jazz, and more!

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Albert Cerrato
Well I’m 76 years old and took guitar lessons and piano lessons years ago and kind of faded away but Always a music lover. And now I need a guitar which they said they would tell me where to buy one I’m looking forward to this very professional operation. I am impressed.
Jennifer & Sarah G.
I actually feel I got somewhere on the first lesson. He starts by teaching a song. Love it.
Jordan Waits
Awesome lesson very knowledgeable and fun to be around

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Parsa S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Farsi, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
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Parsa S.

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Once we learn how to read, nothing can stop us from playing! After that it all depends on what you want to do with your guitar. Classical guitar is a gate to all music genres and music theory will definitely bring your level higher + it gives you confidence.
-Also as a performance major musician, I have the ability to play the techniques I teach and simply explain how it is done in today's guitar world.

About Parsa

Hi! I'm a Classical and Flamenco guitar performer, composer and instructor. "To Play The Guitar Well Is Easy, To Play The Guitar Poorly Is Difficult." -Pepe Romero The guitar is actually a very fun instrument, it just requires passion and trust in its process! resume: I have won the Jack K

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Jason M.

101 Reviews
Teaches Online
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  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaching since 1996
  • Associate of Arts in Music and Business from KPC, University of Alaska Anchorage
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Jason M.

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Sight-reading Mozart can be a bit intimidating. I can help. Everything from positioning your fingers to reading single notes and complex poly-chords.

I have experience playing a lot of piano concertos on guitar as well as an extensive background in music theory. I'm ready to help you discover your limitless potential.

About Jason

TakeLessons.com Instructor since it's inception, Jason M. is available for in person and online lessons worldwide leaving no stone un-turned! Jason has been playing guitar for over 20 years, ukulele, bass, banjo and keyboard for over 10 and teaching music in general since 1996 and professionally

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Jaiden
My 10 year old is taking drawing lessons online with Jason. He loves it! The lesson is tailored to what he wants to learn and his confidence in what he is able to do is steadily increasing. He looks forward to his lesson every week.
Everett
Our first experience was awesome! Jason was professional, patient, kind, and down to earth! Can’t wait for the next lesson! 🙂
Barney
Jason is an awesome and patient teacher. Can't recommend him enough!
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Michael C.

Teaches Online
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Teaching since 1984
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Michael C.

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I have been teaching guitar since 1984. I have a BA in music and I have taken all of the graduate school classes as well. I have played in bands for the last 40 years, I have played with and or opened for Chuck Berry, The Beach Boys, Donna Summer, Gregory Hines, Taj Mahal, Jerry Lee Lewis, The Coasters, Frankie Valii, Shadow Fax, Little Richard, The Monkees, earth wind and fire, Stan Getz, Brian Setzer, Bowzer (Sha Na Na), Hermit's Hermit's, and many others I like teaching any genre of music and I always teach lessons curated to the needs of the student, I have taught over 600 students in my life at all different ages and playing levels, so I have a lot of experience in different teaching techniques. I have transcribed thousands of songs for students over the years and I have never been dependent on music charts online or even in books. I make music theory as easy and fun as possible. Every student is unique and so I will develop our lessons around the way you want to be taught, so ...

About Michael

I have been teaching guitar since 1984. I have a BA in music and I have taken all of the graduate school classes as well. I have played in bands for the last 40 years, I have played with and or opened for Chuck Berry, The Beach Boys, Donna Summer, Gregory Hines, Taj Mahal, Jerry Lee Lewis, The Coas

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"Ahmad is an amazing guitar instructor. My daughter is 13 and was interested in playing the guitar. We purchased a guitar, talked to friends about instructors and searched Yelp. We initially took video lessons, but that did not cut it. Actually, it was a waste of time - my daughter needed one on one instruction. I spoke to a few guitar instructors, but chose Ahmad based on his background in guitar instruction and playing. Ahmad provided a good overview in the first lesson and then spent time with my daughter , teaching him the basic chords. In the course of 7 lessons, my daughter can play 21 chords and is also starting to play "Stairway to Heaven". Pretty amazing work in 7 lessons. Ahmad has provided my daughter with a curriculum and also provided us with tips on iPhone apps to use that allow my daughter to stay in rhythm and to tune his guitar. We will continue to have Ahmad teach my daughter guitar. Ahmad has definitely exceeded our expectations and I would highly recommend Ahmad as your next guitar instructor."
S.C.
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"I have been trying to master an instrument forever. By that i mean guitar or piano since age 12. In my first five lessons I have made more progress than in all those years. I admit that the demands of everyday life can get in the way of my goal of being a musician, but Keith has brought me so very far.His empathy and professionalism has helped me to begin to overcome performance anxiety. His support has been priceless!!"
sherylann
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Keith D.
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"Very patient and helpful."
Keith Smelser
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Susan T.
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"Phillip is an excellent teacher. The lessons are so thorough and well rounded. I feel like I’m not only learning to play the classical guitar, but learning more about music in general. Thank you!"
Lori
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Phillip Z.
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"Very good lesson. It was very enjoyable and Phillip was very encouraging."
Anna
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Phillip Z.
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"Every time I have a guitar lesson with Nick, it is wonderful. He is very passionate, dedicated, and knowledgeable. He always manages to find interesting pieces, beautiful to listen to but also fun to play. He is open to suggestions and new techniques and makes sure that his students enjoy the class and learn something. He is never hesitant to explain something again or in a different way. He is very kind and always gives the student a voice, encouraging them all along the way. I definitely recommend Nick to anyone wanting to learn guitar at any level or age."
Amelie
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Nick R.
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"Loved Ben and Zane liked him also. He was on time and very patient. Loved that the lesson are in our home."
Shelley Davila
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Ben H.
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"he is a great instructor."
Kristen
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Grant H.
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"Fantastic! I am learning a ton at my own pace."
Clayton
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Michael W.
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"David tailors each lesson dynamically to my own progression which has been great. Gauges progression and gives you things to work on before the next lesson. Highly recommend him!"
Kory
Took Classical Guitar lessons from David C.
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