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Jason S.

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Watertown, MA
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Guitar Skills Specialist Certificate from Berklee
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Jason S.

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After earning my BA in Economics at Harvard, I followed my true passion and began playing music professionally. I'm a Berklee Music College Alumnus, and I did learn a lot there. My guitar heroes: Jimi Hendrix, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Jerry Garcia, Eric Clapton, Jimi Paige, John Lee Hooker, Duane Allman and Dickey Betts. I love all the inspired by the greats, but as well as listening to my favorite guitarists, I also listen to just about everything under the sun, and appreciate all types of music.

About Jason

I picked up a guitar when I was eight, and I never put it down. After earning my BA in Economics at Harvard, I followed my true passion and began playing music professionally. I'm also a Berklee Music College Alumnus, and I did learn a lot there. My guitar heroes: Jimi Hendrix, Stevie Ray Vaugh

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Gregg R.

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Boston, MA
Starting at $30
  • Certificate of Completion from The Guitar Institute Of Technology, Hollywood, Ca.
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 1 and up
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Gregg R.

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Hi there! I've been playing guitar since I was a teenager during the '70s. i play and teach rock,blues, jazz, fusion and read and compose music. What you can expect from me is a patient, serious, determined teacher who knows how to convey simple to complex technique and ability to those who are destined to be a student and musician. I can teach how to read, listen, interpret, improvise and evolve many musical skills.

About Gregg

I have had extensive jazz a rock studies from attending The Guitar Institute of Technology in Hollywood, to becoming George Russell's teaching assistant at The New England Conservatory of Music in Boston before he retired. I learned from a true master of jazz and contemporary music regarding compos

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Mike Hays
Gregg was my musical instructor during the early 1980ties. What I learned in a few lessons with him was more that I could have expected. I was primarily focused on percussion, of which his vast knowledge was highly dynamic. I learned about poly-rhythms, Indian ti-hies, and complex time signatures. He had available much reference material that he provided me. And over the years his musical insights have not only supplemented my inquiries, but made me a better musician and person. I hope you have a chance to study with Gregg, as you will be introduced to a new and better way of musicianship!
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Patrick D.

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Hingham, MA
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor Of Music from Berklee College of Music
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Patrick D.

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I am a lifelong musician/music educator. I have a degree from Berklee and I have experience teaching at the University level. I have been a private teacher for over 10 years and I have taught a wide variety of students. I love to teach! Sign up for lessons today and take the next step in your musical journey...you deserve it!

About Patrick

A strongly devoted musical student throughout his grade school years, Patrick came to Boston in 2004 to study at Berklee College of Music. He is currently a multi-instrumentalist and music educator in the Boston area, touring with multiple New England groups. With a diverse background and teachin

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Steven
Quality lessons. Would recommend
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Great teacher!
Sarah
Patrick teaches my 14 year old daughter drums and is so amazing with her! Kept her engaged and advancing even on a virtual platform, and listened to her preferences but still brought great ideas and direction to each lesson.

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Thomas H.

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Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Music from Washington High School-Portola Junior High School-San Francisco
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Thomas H.

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My goal is to teach you how to completely understand the guitar from top to bottom. I`ve been playing the guitar for over 48 years and I love to play jazz, blues, rock & classical.

About Thomas

Hello! My approach to guitar instruction is to teach the student to find where every note, chord, and scale is located anywhere on the neck of the guitar. I`ll teach the student how to build chords and understand exactly what you are playing by reading music and charts, and learning the proper cho

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Ashish Gulati
Tom is an excellent tutor. In our first lesson I felt very comfortable - Tom was very thorough and prepared for the lesson. I can't wait for my next lesson!
Jake Peterson
Tom is a great instructor, very patient, prompt and fun to hang out with!
Jade A.
Tom and I have had 2 sessions together now and I feel great about how they have gone. I have taken a few guitar lessons in the past with another instructor and he just does not compair to Tom's style of instruction. What I mean by that is Tom was able to assess exactly where my skill level, understanding, and rate of retension rather quickly apposed to waisting my time we were able to start exactly where I needed to. From there, I was astonished with how much knowledge Tom has of music theory and his skill of explaining it each step of the way. I'm excited to continue my lesssons with him! I already feel I'm going to be exonentially better in no time at all :)
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Nicole C.

119 Reviews
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Master's from Dowling College
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Nicole C.

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During lessons, students will learn every aspect of guitar, from performance to maintenance. Beginners will learn how to tune, string your guitar, reading guitar notation and tablatures, play popular songs as well as use an instructional book. Students may use acoustic or electric guitar.

About Nicole

Nicole began her musical journey on Long Island, New York when she began piano lessons at age five. While receiving training on piano, she joined her elementary school orchestra in the 3rd grade and quickly soared with violin. During this period, Nicole began learning music theory and the art of

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Christopher
Had so much fun. She is a 'rock star'!!
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I have learned so much
Melissa B.
best instructor ever!!!!
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David S.

27 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • B.A. in Music Composition from Salisbury University
  • Awarded Music Department Award 2003 from Salisbury University
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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David S.

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David enjoys teaching students from all different backgrounds and levels of proficiency. Whether you are just starting out or a virtuoso shredder in the making, he is happy to teach you! Over all, he is fairly laid back, as long as you practice. He usually combines work with reading off of the treble clef (what he likens to "eating your vegetables." You may not want to do it, but it will make you a healthier musician!) with learning more popular songs (or songs the student says they would like to learn) through tablature and chord charts, depending on the style of the song.

David is also very pro music theory. He usually incorporates music theory into the curriculum in conjunction with the material already being discussed. He is also very knowledgeable about composition/songwriting, and if the student is interested in learning more about this area, he is happy to share what he knows!

About David

David is a successful singer/songwriter/guitarist out of Fairfax, VA. He has a bachelor's degree in Music with a concentration in composition from Salisbury University, where he also studied jazz and classical guitar . In the 25 years he has been performing (20 of those professionally) and playin

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Average Cost of Guitar Lessons in Salem, MA

The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Salem is $64. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $300 per hour.
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"Ahmad is an excellent guitar teacher! He's super enthusiastic and genuinely excited to help you reach your goals as a guitar player. His lesson plans and materials are thorough and easy to follow. I've only been taking lessons for a few weeks and can already play three songs. I'm excited to continue learning!"
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"John is a great teacher. Patient and knowledgable, he'll get you playing tunes in no time."
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Took Guitar lessons from John B.
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"Summer is my 6 year old daughters guitar teacher. She has been phenomenal! In eight weeks she’s taught her all her cords, three songs, and she’s even learned how to write music! Summer is a patient and kind teacher who offers clear instructions and has good classroom management skills. I highly recommend her."
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Took Guitar lessons from Summer L.
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"Great with kids

My 11 year-old son recently started electric guitar lessons with Greg. I am impressed with how patient and personable he is with kids. Thanks to Greg, my son is have a positive learning experience that's both fun and interactive. I would highly recommend him for music related lessons if you have children.
Sincerely,
A very impressed parent"
Melodie
Took Guitar lessons from Gregory V.
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"Jesse is so patient and encouraging. My granddaughter loves her guitar lessons and he makes it real, by accompanying her and applauding her songs. Jesse offers a great balance of exercises on the guitar and songs she likes. She is learning so fast we are amazed! She got to hear his band play this week and that motivated her even more. We give Jesse a 10!"
Kristin
Took Guitar lessons from Jesse H.
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"Robert has been working with my 9 year old daughter for about 2 years. She looks forward to her lessons with Robert every week and has learned a lot!"
Cortney Williams
Took Guitar lessons from Robert M.
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"Robert is very professional and dedicated."
Frances
Took Guitar lessons from Robert C.
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"I took guitar classes from Greg for about 8 years, bass lessons for about a year, and drum lessons for about a year, and eventually worked with him as an instructor as well; I'll let you know that you will be very hard-pressed to find a better teacher than Greg - he takes the time to really delve deep into all your lessons and give you the best experience, as well as wonderful material to work with, in order to help you fully reach your potential as a musician. On top of that, he really gets to know you and caters to your style of learning, and helps you recognize your strengths and weaknesses, overall making your learning experience the most fruitful it can be. Besides, he makes the learning fun! I highly recommend and respect Greg as a musician and an instructor."
Jordan Mitchell
Took Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"I'm keeping Trevor for as long as he will have me as a student. I have learned so much more than I could dream of on my own, even with friends and all the goodies on-line. I really am starting to feel like a guitar player now thanks to Trevor."
Mark
Took Guitar lessons from Trevor S.
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"Justin is a great teacher for beginners. He's very patient with his students, and makes them very comfortable."
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Took Guitar lessons from Justin W.
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