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Matthew H.

3 Reviews
Stoneham, MA
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Matthew H.

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I offer you a chance to grow your skill level at the guitar, whether it’s rock jazz, metal, indie, classical. I offer a wide set of styles to learn.

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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Daniel Z.

8 Reviews
Allston, MA
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese
  • Bachelors in Music from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Daniel Z.

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Berklee student seeking a Bachelors in music, majoring in Contemporary writing and production I teach rock, blues, funk and a series of latin rhythms (Salsa, Boleros, Bachata, merengue, etc).

I teach both electric and acoustic guitar and im able to travel around Boston

About Daniel

My name is Daniel im originally from Valparaiso Chile, I study composition in Berklee College of Music with guitar as my principal instrument. I focus mainly on funk, rock, blues and a a big amount of Latin rhythms (Salsa, Merengue, Cumbia and Bachata, etc). Im living currently in Allston and im wi

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Michaela A.
Daniel is an amazing teacher! He has helped me learn multiple songs in only 3 weeks. He is Bilingual, plays multiple instruments and can play multiple genres of music. He is also just a very kind and patient person and i would recommend him to anyone who wants to learn anything on guitar!


¡Daniel es un maestro increíble! Me ha ayudado a aprender varias canciones en solo 3 semanas. Es bilingüe, toca varios instrumentos y puede tocar varios géneros musicales. También es una persona muy amable y paciente y lo recomendaría a cualquiera que quiera aprender algo a tocar la guitarra.
Petra H.
He's really great at teaching things about guitar and techniques with it plus he's really good.
Harvey
Great!
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Aaron C.

1 Review
Medford, MA
Starting at $30
  • Awarded Nathan E. Corning Jazz Prize from Bay Chamber Concerts
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Aaron C.

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Experienced guitarist/composer specializing in beginner and intermediate guitar, theory, and composition lessons. Every student learns differently, so we will discuss your goals and then craft a lesson plan that will best help you to get where you want to be! Whether working through chord progressions and melodies on guitar, expanding your understanding of the underlying music theory, or working to develop original compositions, we will methodically work through these concepts at a pace tailored to best suit your learning needs. Please feel free to reach out if you have any questions or are interested in beginning your musical journey!

About Aaron

I am a guitarist, percussionist, and composer originally from Maine and now based in the Boston area. I graduated with a Bachelor of Music in Composition from the University of Southern Maine, where I also studied jazz guitar. I'm currently a graduate student at Longy School of Music, in Cambridge,

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Jamie
Aaron is a great instructor and very easy to work with
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Very encouraging, yet not afraid to give you a challenge.

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Bryan L.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Guitar Performance from Musicians Institute
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Bryan L.

6 Reviews
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Time is spent on exercises, learning songs, and personal projects

About Bryan

Bryan is a lifelong student trained in both Contemporary and Classical methodology. Bryan's extensive education paired with his passion for music make him the perfect teacher for any student. Bryan's love for music started at a young age. He began taking private guitar lessons at the age of 10 lear

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Kyra &.
Both my kids loved Bryan and their first lesson. Off to a great start!
Hadley H.
My grandaughter is very happy wth her first lesson and has been practising! Bryan motivated her!!! Thanks
Devin H.
I highly recommend Bryan

If you are looking for guitar lessons then Bryan is your guy. I have been taking lessons from him for 6 months now and had no experience prior. I have learned a lot from him and not just about playing a guitar but music in general. I highly recommend Bryan.
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Alethea B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks Chinese, Spanish, German
  • Teaches students 5 to 90
  • Teaching since 2012
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Alethea B.

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I am a very engaging and fun teacher. I love to teach beginners as well as those who have played guitar for a bit. My passion for music comes through and my students tend to be hooked and leave feeling refreshed. In these times, we need music more than ever and I am in it to bring hope, stability, and consistency to everyone's lives and schedules as well as a creative outlet.

About Alethea

Hey guys! How are you? I have been setting up my own teaching business here in New York City and have been teaching adults and kids for over 6 years now - wowza!! I am switching a lot of my teaching online and am now expanding to reach new students so if you are interested, I would love to help

Melissa F.

26 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Music Composition from Cornish College of the Arts
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Melissa F.

26 Reviews
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My Teaching Philosophy for Guitar

* The younger beginner will start with Alfred's kids guitar course.
* Learn how to read tablature and music.
* William Leavitt's Berkley guitar study.
* Learn how to play scales in the first position on your guitar.
* Build rhythm studies and cadences.
* Develop ear training and dexterity.
* Sightread chords and melodies.
* Play duets.
* Have fun playing songs.

About Melissa

Melissa's teaching methods are designed specifically for your learning style and needs. She encourages her students to be the best they can be. Lessons are individualized to work toward your goals while continuing to strive to give you an excellent quality education. Some of the qualifications Me

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John F.
Melissa is very patient with me and I enjoy taking lessons with her.
Lana
My daughter loves her lessons with Melissa
Debbie M.
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"Guilherme's method of teaching was one of flexibility. He was able to start my daughter off playing chords, strumming, and reading music because of her familiarity with the piano. She is quite excited to continue her lessons next week. I highly recommend Guilherme."
Kai
Took Guitar lessons from Guilherme F.
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"Great teacher!

I began taking guitar classes from Mike over a year ago - as a beginner. He is really talented, both us a musician and as a teacher. He is always prepared for our class with a lesson plan that is well-designed to take my playing to the next level, and he listens to my interests and tailors the lessons accordingly. I would highly recommend him!"
Amy
Took Guitar lessons from Mike F.
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"There are many talented guitarists, but there are few that are both talented and top-notch teachers like Adam. Adam is a patient instructor, knowledgable, and willing to design lessons to your musical interests. I have thoroughly enjoyed working with Adam, and highly recommend him to anyone seeking lessons at any level."
Jessica
Took Guitar lessons from Adam K.
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"I've been working with Steve for a little over a year now and my knowledge of the guitar has increased a lot as has my overall music knowledge. Steve is great to work with and has helped my playing a lot.

Highly Recommended!"
Jim and Lorraine
Took Guitar lessons from Steven E.
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"Awesome instructor!!!"
Stephen
Took Guitar lessons from Jeremy B.
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"Nils was wonderful! He took the time to understand and teach to my abilities and made me feel like a competent, confident guitarist right away. Highly recommend!"
Sarah
Took Guitar lessons from Nils B.
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"Excellent teacher!!!"
Phil
Took Guitar lessons from Andrea B.
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"Mine was a great learning experience! I was a beginner, and a little apprehensive at first. Adam immediately set me at ease and allowed me to advance at my own pace and encouraged me to develop my own playing style, and I am thrilled with the results. I highly recommend Adam Stern as an instructor to anyone from beginner to advanced playing ability. Adam knows his stuff!"
Paula Wycoff
Took Guitar lessons from Adam S.
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"Jordan is a great instructor! My seven-year-old son took online lessons over the summer and learned a lot of basics in that short period of time. Jordan is very patient and really tunes in to what his student responds to and makes lessons engaging and fun. We look forward to signing up for more!"
Jessica
Took Guitar lessons from Jordan G.
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"John was awesome he know exactly how to take me step by step with my very first lesson with the guitar, no rush and patient and showing me the propher steps. Can't wait to move onto the next lesson."
Nelson
Took Guitar lessons from John B.
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