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Sam R.

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

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Guilherme F.

14 Reviews
Roslindale, MA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Portuguese, italian, spanish
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Performance and Jazz Composition from Berklee College of music
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Guilherme F.

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Berklee graduate devoted to helping you make progress, whether it is a song you want to master, a new technique or simply the basics.

About Guilherme

Hello! Let's make music! I am a recent graduate of Berklee, where I earned my degree in both Jazz Composition and Guitar Performance. Whether you've just picked up the guitar or you are looking to explore a new style, I enjoy motivating my students to learn. Growing up in Brazil, I have a strong ba

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Sean
Great teacher. Definitely recommend.
Edgar S.
I really like the approach that Guilherme has. He understands the philosophy of teaching music to children. My son is amazed by his technique.
Luke
Guilherme has been extremely flexible and understanding with my 16 year old son. My son loves going to his lesson and knows he needs to practice a bit more at home.
I strongly recommend Guilherme!

Matthew H.

3 Reviews
Stoneham, MA
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Music Education from University of Massachusetts Boston
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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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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Gregory M.

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Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 3 to 85
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Gregory M.

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As a guitar teacher for 12 years, my lessons of a dynamic method which align with the individual goals of the student. Whether just starting out on the guitar, or looking to get over a plateau, we create a path that guides you to becoming a better player.

About Gregory

Hi! My name is Greg. I love music. I have played all kinds of music, from rock, jazz, blues, bluegrass, and classical professionally. My lessons come from years of study including a University Degree. My method is all about helping you attain your goals on the instrument. My lessons have helped peo

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Charles A.

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Starting at $42
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2017
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Charles A.

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The students I teach get everything a good teacher should have; thorough knowledge of their craft, a steady learning pace, a personable attitude, and above all: adaptability. I know that each student is different, and I will craft each lesson specifically to your skill level and musical tastes.

Are you a fresh beginner? Then I'll take you through the basics of handling your instrument, picking and fingering techniques, and the essential chords and music theory components. Are you an intermediate? Then I'll graduate from power chords to jazz chords, break you out from the pentatonic scale, and give you a deeper and more advanced knowledge of your instrument.

Whatever skill level you are at, I will meet you there and build your knowledge and proficiency one lesson at a time.

About Charles

Hello! I am a 22 year-old graduate of Fordham University with extensive tutoring experience. I personally know how crucial a dedicated tutor/teacher can be to developing interest and skill in any subject. As a guitarist of over 7 years, I would not have made it more than a year without my own teac

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Jeff C.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Jeff C.

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........................Ask About Online Lessons !⚜✨ Are you a beginner or have you tried the guitar before with little or no Success? Or maybe, you have reached a plateau in your Playing and need a little help Getting to the next Level .🎸 If so, I have helped many, and can help you acheive your

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Jeff has beat a great instructor to my daughter, and very patient! Thanks :D
Zach
Jeff is awesome, he teaches me so much! My mind is blown every lesson! He teaching me Jazz, blues, and classical guitar. I really cannot believe how much I’ve progressed in the past several months.
Bill
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Average Cost of Acoustic Guitar Lessons in Waltham, MA

The average cost of 60-minute acoustic guitar lessons in Waltham is $67. 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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"Great guitar teacher, very professional and easy to work with."
Nathan
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Salvador B.
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"I feel so incredibly happy to have found such a great teacher. William has helped me advance and grow as a guitarist, allowing me to feel more confident in my abilities such as songwriting, individual style and guitar technique. William has a unique, wonderful teaching style. I am pleased with my progress and I am very excited about my future in music.

Thank you William!!!"
Yvette
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from William B.
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"I have had a year's worth of lessons with Michael- our first lesson was 1 Feb 2016. When we hit our anniversary, I wrote down what I was able to accomplish because of his efforts in helping me to learn to play the guitar. I went from knowing NOTHING about the guitar to playing in 3 regular "gigs" (as he calls them) during our 1 year of lessons together. I would call that a success.

I had the guitar for a year before lessons, but with only using Youtube video tutorials and zero experience, I was not dedicated enough to learn anything on my own. So, that guitar just sat there until I ran across this site and chose Michael for my very first lesson, 1 Feb 2016. Well it is now 1 year later and after a year's worth of lessons, I want to publish a review. Michael was very patient with me. I am a very busy homeschooling mom. Originally, I signed up for guitar lessons thinking that it was an affordable option for me to learn and then teach my children- but it ended up being really fun for me to be able to play a tune all on my own! Well, after only 6 months of hard work, I joined (and still continue to play) on my church's praise and worship team. Michael helped me with questions about the music I was given to play. I knew NOTHING before and now I am on a worship team! I have also been asked to play in other places- it is all because of this teacher. I had A LOT of questions and Michael did an exceptional job explaining things without the frustration I would have had since I am not able to physically touch their guitar or their fingers. Before I joined the team, I emailed Michael songs that I was interested in learning how to play and he figured out the chords and strumming patterns and would teach me the song. He would record himself playing back the song (slow and then normal tempo) as well as provide a written tab or whatever it was that I needed in order to "get it."

I made a recording to document my journey (video below with a link to the written part). I know it's not the best, but I know from where I came and how far I had come with the guitar. If you are looking for a teacher who takes any kind of music that you are interested in and helps you reach your goals- whatever they might be for the guitar- then this guy is your guy. Thank you Michael for all of your hard work. Also, thank you for for being so patient with me when I did not do my homework as much as I should have. Your accountability and grace kept me going. Look at me now!!! https://youtu.be/l8yixvi1ohM"
Sejana
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Michael S.
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"good teacher and I appreciate him so much"
John
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Will V.
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"Joseph is a fantastic instructor! He's extremely talented, supportive and enthusiastic. It's been a pleasure learning from him."
Mike
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Joseph R.
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"Calvin is great to work with. I look forward to my lesson each week. He goes the extra mile by sending me practice tracks and focuses on the music I want to learn. I am in my mid 50's and never had any formal music training. Calvin is fantastic and a great person too."
Doug
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Calvin A.
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"Fun, knowledgeable guy who is very passionate about music! Great with our teens. Highly recommend!"
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Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Matthew H.
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"I am a new student of Jordan's and I really appreciate his teaching style. I feel like I am progressing at a good pace and I find him to be patient, encouraging and positive. I would definitely recommend him for anyone considering music lessons."
Holley
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Jordan D.
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"The instructor was very clear on directions so I won't be having a problem with that. It was also informative, relaxing, and overall incredible. I really enjoyed my lesson. <3"
Isabel
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Michelle W.
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"Trevor is an amazing guitarists. It's clear in short order that he's very knowledgeable and his patient and straightforward style of instruction inspires me with confidence as a beginning player! I think he'd do well with both beginners and advanced players, as well as students of all ages. I give him my highest recommendation as a tutor, coach and instructor."
Solis
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Trevor P.
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