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David S.

16 Reviews
Clifton, VA
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • B.A. in Music Composition from Salisbury University
  • Awarded Music Department Award 2003 from Salisbury University
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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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Michael K.

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Arlington, VA
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  • Speaks ENGLISH
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1980
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Michael K.

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About Michael

- I teach beginners, and intermediate guitar students. - My students' ages range from 8 years to older adults. - Styles taught: Folk, Folk Rock, and Classical - I have taught guitar for more than 10 years. - I have performed professionally for o

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I have been taking lessons from Michael for about 9 months, and it has been one of the best experiences I have ever had. He is an excellent guitar player, and instructor. He is patient, thorough, and very willing to pace his instruction with the ability of the student. I am in my late 50's and he is just the person I had hoped for in a teacher. I consider going to lesson not a chore, but a pleasure.
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Mohammed Al Dhaheri
I just started to learn how to play guitar. It is hard to learn , but Micheal makes it easier to learn.
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Joe B.

11 Reviews
Rockville, MD
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Portugues, Portuguese, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Joe B.

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The Essentials:

RockSmith Sound Check
Tuning
Changing strings
Strapping up
How to hold a pick
Plucking strings
Accents
Chords
Power chords
Double stops
Barre chords
Arpeggios
Music Notation
RockSmith Major Scales (Rocksmith Strings)

Techniques:

Shifting
Fretting
Sustains
Palm mutes
Slides
Bends
Tremelos
Hammer-ons
Pull-offs
Natural harmonics
Strumming patterns
Unpitched slides
Fret hand mutes
Improvising and jamming
Vibrato
Scales and modes

About Joe

My method is a fun, energy-packed and safe environment where kids are encouraged to love God, music, their band members, and their electric guitar or bass. My desire is to partner with parents to teach kids (6 and up) basic music skills using technology, rock, blues and worship, and this to serv

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Rishi A.
Kids liked Joe a lot!
Sophie D.
Joe continues to work with my 7-year-old daughter, she loves his technique and style.
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Joe is patient and is very flexible with schedule changes. My kids love his class.

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Marija (pronounced, "Maria") K.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Serbo-Croatian, English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1987
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Marija (pronounced, "Maria") K.

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Having taught Guitar for over 20 years, I can help improve your technique while also assisting with any pieces you are preparing to record or for live performance.

About Marija (pronounced, "Maria")

Greetings from Marija (pronounced, "Maria")! Anyone who is curious about playing music or has a passion for it can learn. Whether you are an adult who is brand new at it (and you are NEVER "too old to start"), have been away from playing for a while & would like to get back into it, a performer

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Tina D.
She is soooo GREAT!!

She makes me feel so comfortable, and is a great teacher!
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Austin S.

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Starting at $42
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Austin S.

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Want to learn the basics of guitar to better understand music and play your favorite songs? Have you been playing for a while and want to take your playing to the next level and learn how to improvise? I am an experienced guitar teacher who enjoys working with students of all ages and abilities in many different genres. Jazz, Rock, Pop, Country and Classical just to name a few! Help me help you improve you knowledge of music and develop a skill that you will cherish for a lifetime.

About Austin

I am a professional guitarist with experience performing in many genres, including jazz, rock, pop, country and much more. I have a bachelors degree in jazz studies from James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Va. Students can expect to learn the fundamentals of music theory and to play some of

Rob B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded The David and Diana Menn Prize in Performing Arts from University of California Berkeley
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music from University of California, Berkeley
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Rob B.

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I've been teaching Guitar for 20 years. I bring a joy and excitement to teaching music. I structure my lesson so students learn music they are interested in.

Within the first few lessons, beginner students will be able to play a song all the way through and as time goes on you'll be able to play solos and develop your technique.

I specialize in Pop, EDM, Rock, Blues, Heavy Metal, Jazz and Classical music. typically use Hal Leonard and Mel Bay books, and have the following tools available for your lessons:

2 Fender practice amps
Electric guitars
Steel String Acoustic guitar
Nylon String Acoustic Guitar
Electric Bass Guitar
Ukulele

I love working with students of all ages, kids to adults, and all experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

About Rob

What I Teach: Guitar, Bass, Ukulele, Beginning Piano, Improvisation, Music Theory. Music Recording, Songwriting, Composition, Film scoring, Orchestration About Me: I was raised in Santa Monica and Los Angeles, California and began studying classical piano at the age of six. During my formati

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Average Cost of Guitar Lessons in Bethesda, MD

The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Bethesda is $66. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $276 per hour.
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I love Alex's teaching and I've made awesome progress with his help. He's really patient and explains things in a way that makes sense when I'm practicing later on my own. He caters to the music I like and I feel like I'm advancing really quickly with his help. He is also so flexible with my hectic schedule which is incredibly helpful!"
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"Mike is very knowledgeable and helpful, and his lessons are always fun. We spend time both working on exercises and learning actual songs, which has made me a better guitarist."
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Took Guitar lessons from Michael C.
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"Dan has been a great teacher thus far. He is patient and finds material that I find interesting while keeping me engaged during the lesson. He has helped me with some vocal tips as well! I really am getting my money's worth taking lessons with him. I would recommend Dan to any aspiring musician in need of lessons!"
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