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John N.

12 Reviews
Chantilly, VA
Starting at $39
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1993
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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John N.

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Since Rock evolved from the blues, knowing how to play the blues is essential for guitarists to learn.

About John

I have been playing guitar and bass for over 35 years and traveled the world playing concerts in Clubs and Stadiums. My band ESTUS was signed to Columbia Records by Clive Davis, I played with the Eddie Kirkland Blues Band, formed Fat City in Woodstock NY, and played toured nationally with Quicksil

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Cameron R.
Fantastic 1st lesson
Gregory M.
fun interesting & helpful. good start.
Matt
John is great to work with. Very laid back and has a natural feel for just what you need to learn.
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Tara L.

20 Reviews
Leesburg, VA
Starting at $38
  • Speaks English, Nepali, Thai
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Awarded first place at many music competitions from Mt. Airy Fiddler's Convention, Maury River Fiddler's, Deer Creek Fiddlers, etc
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Tara L.

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I started playing acoustic guitar when I was seven years old. I have been playing and teaching mostly bluegrass, old time, Irish, blues, and swing jazz styles for many years. I have taught both privately and have also done various workshops at festivals. I have taught guitar multiple years for instance at the Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival in PA.
My students learn to have fun with music. Students can work on rhythms, melodies, improvisation, song writing, getting into and/or hanging on in a jam session, etc.

About Tara

I have a Masters in Education as well as having spent many years performing, teaching in one on one and group settings both privately and at music camps and festivals. I play and teach bluegrass, old time, blues, folk, Irish, and swing jazz styles. I like my students to really enjoy playing music a

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Stephen Z.
Great!
Aidan K.
The way Tara presents traditional tunes is straightforward and easy to digest, while staying as true to the tune as possible. Super friendly, and really easy to work with.
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David S.

27 Reviews
Fairfax, VA
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Awarded Music Department Award 2003 from Salisbury University
  • B.A. in Music Composition 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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Ryan H.

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Starting at $17
  • Jazz Guitar from William Paterson University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Outstanding Jazz Performer from William Paterson University of New Jersey Music Department
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Ryan H.

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Teaching music is truly one of my passions. Each lesson is personalized towards the students goals, while simultaneously building a solid musical foundation. Music is a great medium for self-expression, and it is in my best interest to help my students achieve their fullest potential as a guitarist and musician.

About Ryan

I am a professional guitarist living in New York City. I received my bachelor's degree from William Paterson as a jazz guitar major, and am currently enrolled in the Manhattan School of Music, working towards a master's degree in jazz guitar. I have performed professionally in the New York metropol

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Kevin T.

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  • Teaching since 2001
  • Academics from Roosevelt High
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Kevin T.

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If you wish to learn guitar as a performer, I am the coach for you. Unlike other coaches, I also offer a Master Class for those who wish to sing & learn an instrument. In this class you will learn more than the fundamentals. Besides, strum/picking techniques, bar chords, chord progressions & the music theory, the master class will cover, microphone technique's used while performing, Eye contact with audience and using other chord inversions that help this process. My regular classes are packed with key focus on the fundamentals. I offer packed sessions with the fun of progress. Parents tell me that I have a wonderful way with there kids and my adult students are thriving. I have a number of budding stars that are learning how to play in a band, how to perform as a soloist, or how to combine singing with learning the guitar. I've been performing for 40+ years in NYC so I share what I know from an entertainers perspective. My emphasis is on teaching a broad range of styles of music. ...

About Kevin

Hi there, I am not going to bore you with all of the wonderful things I've achieved as a professional entertainer. I'd rather tell you what I can do for your quest. This is a very creative pursuit where the right coach can help you go 70mph instead of 20mph. In either case you would make some progr

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Dennis
I would definitely recommend Kevin for anyone who want to attain there music goals. Kevin is professional and experienced in what he teaches. Whatever avenue you choose he, will help you get there. He also makes learning fun which relieves stress and nervousness. He has been an excellent teacher. I have learned and grown much with his guidance. He has taught me to believe in myself and my potential as a musician. To have confidence in myself and my talent. He has taught me how to set goals and to attain those goals. Awesome teacher.
Phillip
Kevin is a great teacher who “Toylor’s” lessons to fit my son’s abilities. This has Developed my son into a superb musician, and he is still improving.
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Spiros S.

16 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Greek, Swedish, Swedish., English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Music Theory from Athens Conservatory,
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Spiros S.

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Learn how to play the songs and solos that you love, develop a good ear so you can pick up tunes by listening to them,
and a good knowledge of music theory to help you understand music and how everything connects so you’ll become a better musician!
I am Blues-Rock specialist with a vast knowledge and experience.
I will teach you and guide you how to improve and become a good blues guitar player!
All levels are welcome from beginners to advanced players.

“Soukis high energy and versatility with the strings makes him a dangerous man."
--Blues Revue

About Spiros

Welcome you to the right place where you can learn and enhance your knowledge as a musician on Guitar, Bass,Bouzouki and Music Theory, or your Greek Language skills in modern Greek. All of my students love my lessons and benefit greatly from them because I love to watch them making progress and

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Christy B.
Great interactions. Looking forward to next lesson
Carrie
Spiros is great! In a short time I have already noticed improvement. He is patient, and very pleasant. He is always punctual, and knows how to make the most out of our lesson times. I would definitely recommend him to anyone.
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Average Cost of Blues Guitar Lessons in Potomac, MD

The average cost of 60-minute blues guitar lessons in Potomac is $70. 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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"Aleksis is a very patient and enthusiastic teacher!"
Elisa
Took Blues Guitar lessons from Aleksis B.
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"I've been playing guitar for many years, but Thomas was able to have me look at scales in a new light, and he gave me a good basis for playing the blues. I have several things to practice during the week. Looking forward to the next lesson."
Alan
Took Blues Guitar lessons from Thomas M.
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"One cannot do better than lessons with Alex. He is extremely knowledgeable and explains the most difficult concepts in a clear and perceptive ways."
Richard
Took Blues Guitar lessons from Alex M.
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"The lesson went very well. Devin was patient and answered all of my questions of which I had many. He was very thorough in teaching me hand placement and strumming technique. I was very happy with the lesson and feel I quickly gained confidence."
Wayne
Took Blues Guitar lessons from Devin A.
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"I have taken my first few lessons with Ryan and so far they have all been awesome!! Ryan is an extremely knowledgeable and talented guitarist, but he meets you right where you are. I feel my confidence growing more and more with every lesson. I look forward to many more!!"
Brandon
Took Blues Guitar lessons from Ryan S.
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"It is fun to learn basics with Richard. Looking forward to the next lesson."
Mac
Took Blues Guitar lessons from Richard C.
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"I started taking lessons with Ahmad a couple of months ago and would recommend him for anyone who wants to learn guitar"
Jared
Took Blues Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"Very easy to understand and it makes it very fun!"
Victor
Took Blues Guitar lessons from Ryan S.
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"Trevor is a knowledgeable and capable teacher. I am not a beginning student, I have a degree in music and I have played guitar for many years. I was looking for someone to help take my playing in a different more refined direction. Trevor is excellent. He knew I had an understanding of music already and came to me with a nuanced and exciting curriculum.

He is personable, professional, and most of all, an excellent teacher."
Christopher
Took Blues Guitar lessons from Trevor H.
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"Very good first lesson. Marc was great and already started to answer some of my questions and fill in some of my knowledge gaps. I'm looking forward to my future lessons."
Terry Berndt
Took Blues Guitar lessons from Marc M.
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