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Andrew H.

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Starting at $30
  • Higher Diploma in Guitar Performance from Institute of Contemporary Music Performance
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2019
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Andrew H.

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HI! My name is Andrew, i'm 31 years old and I am a passionate guitarist and educator. I have been Playing guitar for 11 years now and i'm looking forward to sharing some of my knowledge with you! My specialties include blues, funk, classic soul, neo-soul, and a bit of jazz. I also recently graduated from The Institute of Contemporary Music Performance in London for studying guitar performance. I have a very relaxed attitude towards teaching and try to make my students feel welcome while creating a pleasant learning environment. I understand that every student is unique, and I will work with my students to determine the appropriate curriculum and techniques to ensure they reach their full potential as guitarists/musicians. Please let me know if you have any questions! Hope to see you soon!

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Hi! My name is Andrew and I'm a 31 year old guitarist living in Washington DC. I recently graduated from The Institute of Contemporary Music Performance in London for studying guitar performance. I have been playing for about 11 years and I'm looking forward to sharing my knowledge with you! My are

Mike B.

9 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor degree, Jazz performance from Hartt School of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Mike B.

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I teach beginner to advanced all styles of music

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I teach all styles of music and all levels of ability. As I look back at my life, I see that music was my constant companion. My passion for music, and more specifically for the guitar, goes back to the time when, as a ten year old I received a guitar for my birthday. The sound of the instrument

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Jenifer C
Mike is a great teacher!!! thank you so much for all your help.
John
Mike is a great guitar teacher!!!! He is really patient and organized.
Emmanuel P.
Really happy with Mike. He knows how to work with kids. My son feels confident on his first class. Thank you.
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Kory I.

26 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Music, Business Major from Cal Poly Pomona
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Kory I.

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I've been playing guitar for about 10 years and have a lot of experience playing in metal bands, jazz bands and alternative bands. In addition I have access to both electric and acoustic guitars, and have a great home studio perfect for practicing. Whether you are just getting started, or want to learn advanced guitar techniques/soloing, I can help get you there with my knowledge, experience, and insights.

About Kory

I graduated from Cal Poly with a degree in Music, and have taught lessons for 10 years. I performed in Jazz Combo, Concert Choir, and Vocal Jazz, and played in numerous concerts and competitions. In addition, I am a songwriter, and have written many songs for my own band, and for other clients. I a

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Craig W.
Very nice and relaxed environment. Kory is knowledgeable and lets his experience do more talking than his words. You can tell he has spent his life playing music and his casual approach to teaching is good for beginners like me.
Addison B.
My son has just had his 1st lesson and he's ecstatic, he asked when he could take his next lesson; fortunately, Kory could get him in for another lesson this week.
I'm pleased that he's excited to finally learn to play his guitar.
Robert F.
What a patient, knowledgeable teacher. I really forward to a music journey with him.

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Daniel B.

16 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Barry McDonald Scholarship from University of Tennessee
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Daniel B.

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My guitar lessons have an emphasis on rhythmic and harmonic training (how things sound and feel). Building a sense of melody and musicality are also a strong focus. This is accomplished through learning and playing familiar songs, reading different kinds of music, and improvising/composing. All the while, we will be building a relaxed and natural approach to the instrument.

About Daniel

I am currently only offering virtual lessons. Hello! My name is Daniel and I have been playing and teaching guitar and bass (electric and upright) in all styles for over 15 years. I even have a Masters Degree and a Bachelors in music to show for it. My students have the benefit of highly cust

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Eric
Taking Electric Bass Guitar lessons with Dan Brown, has been a great experience. Dan listened to my goals and tailored the lessons around my ability and musical influences. His classes are well structured, but also relaxed. Dan has incredible knowledge of the Bass and has encouraged me in all styles of play including slap Bass. I have no hesitation in recommending Dan to anyone interested in learning Bass.
Rohan
Good experience definitely would recommend! Encouraging teacher who is committed to helping you learn what you want to learn.
Warren G.
Daniel covered all the basics of playing the double bass very clearly and extended the lesson a little to allow me to work on a couple of songs,
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Jennifer P.

10 Reviews
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  • Guitar Performance from Minnesota State University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1999
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Jennifer P.

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Learn to play guitar in the way that fits you! Soloing, rhythm guitar, fingerpicking, classical guitar, song riffs and so much more. You will learn the basics of guitar theory as well as the fun little tricks that you love. There is a lesson plan to fit everyone from absolute beginner to rock star player that just wants to up their skills. Lets grow together.

About Jennifer

My name is Jen P. and I have an extensive amount of education and experience within the music industry. In addition to Take Lessons students I also am an instructor at Bach to Rock music school. I attended Minnesota State University for guitar performance and music industry. My experience include

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Megan
Jen is so knowledgeable and really guided the lessons around my interests. She’s very sweet, and I learned so much!
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Jon S.

19 Reviews
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Starting at $38
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • BME in Music Education from The College of Wooster
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Jon S.

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I work with the student to develop a curriculum based on their musical interests and my own teaching pedagogy. I strongly feel that for young musicians to own their education, they must have a say in what they play. Assigning method books and mindless etudes to practice doesn't have nearly the same effect asking them "Ok, what kind of music do YOU like? What do you want to PLAY? What do you want to LEARN?".

I believe that students learn best when they are invested in a subject, and the best way to get them invested is to individually get to know each one, speak to them on their level, and get them playing music they're interested in.

About Jon

I'm a professional performer, educator, and recording artist. I received my Masters in Music from New Mexico State University, and my BA and BME from the College of Wooster in Ohio. Students can expect to improve their technique and performing repertoire within a matter of weeks. We will collabo

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Abby
My experience with Jon is pleasant and effective. His knowledge and patience creates a fun atmosphere that is both challenging and inspiring. He clearly loves to teach and I am lucky to learn from him.
Nosa
Jon was wonderful! He gave me some great tips and even provided some material in helping me build
My guitar skills. He was great at listening and giving me a well thought out answers to my questions. I highly recommend it this teacher!
Dave
Jon is great! Initially I was concerned he was using a lot of the time assessing, but his suggestions were SO pertinent that I now appreciate that he spent a lot of time upfront to know me, my goals and my current level. I can tell his advice will be fruitful!

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Average Cost of Guitar Lessons in Dowell, MD

The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Dowell is $63. 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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"I could not have found a better instructor- worth every penny. I was worried about committing to 5 lessons on this site without meeting the teacher, but after meeting Steve I knew I found the right teacher. He takes the time to explain everything in detail and is patient while you learn. Never at any point did I feel like I made a "mistake" or I was doing something wrong- he gently just tells you where you need to get eventually. Will go as far into detail as you want to go. Very talented player- he just gets "it"."
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"My daughter takes guitar from Maria and I didn’t realize how much she’s progressed until we went to a friend’s recital. 8 months with Maria and my child is leaps and bounds ahead of kids who’ve been taking for 2-3 years. It’s really motivating for her to see. Maria has standards which are non-negotiable but she’s patient and truly guides the kids to success. I’m so happy with our choice as her as a teacher."
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Took Guitar lessons from Maria S.
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"I was out of town when my 15-year old son had his lesson with Kevin, so I sent a text to my son to find out how it went. "He is the best guitar teacher ever!!" my son replied. I think that says it all."
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Took Guitar lessons from Kevin J.
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"Mary Ann knows her stuff, and makes it fun, and effective!"
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Took Guitar lessons from Mary Ann G.
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"Rob helped me, a complete novice, learn and manage a song in 3 45min lessons. He's cool, extremely knowledgable and a great teacher."
Mikki
Took Guitar lessons from Rob S.
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"Brendon has to teach to my 8 yo boy who doesn't speak english yet. It is not easy but he does it very well. My son was glad to play guitar and to learn with Brendon."
Basile
Took Guitar lessons from Brendon R.
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"Aaron is really patient. I'm grateful for the lessons."
Chris
Took Guitar lessons from Aaron D.
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"Excellent class and a good teacher."
Peter
Took Guitar lessons from Lars R.
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"I strongly recommend Ahmad as a guitar teacher for all skill levels. I am highly satisfied with the music content and his clear, accessible teaching style. I also play clarinet and piano for the fun of it, and can read music, but the guitar has its own unique rewards and challenges. I love anything that has to do with the guitar, and Ahmad thoughtfully passes on information about players, recordings, gear, and websites that he feels might be of interest or use to me. Ahmad customizes each of my biweekly lessons to my current level of understanding and practice. As a result, I have steadily made progress. So far, we have covered basic rhythms and playing technique, scale patterns in preparation for playing lead and eventual improvisation, chord forms, including barre chords, and songs that are challenging to play, but in a motivating, not discouraging, way. Two things that struck me right off in studying with Ahmad is that, one, he really emphasizes practicing and playing music in proper time, which is crucial to playing well with other musicians, amateur or professional. The other thing is that he strongly urges students to practice in between lessons, which leads without fail to better playing and musicianship. With Ahmad, I am motivated to practice at least 15-20 minutes per day, 3 or more days per week. Also, he is quite patient with questions or challenges I may have with a lesson, and thoroughly addresses them before we move on. I'll close with how impressed I am with Ahmad's musical knowledge and guitar mastery, Over the years, he has developed an extremely comprehensive system of teaching harmony, and for me, it is the perfect approach to advancing my understanding of chords, scales, and the art of improvisation."
JB F
Took Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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