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Greg M.

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Davidsonville, MD
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2012
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Greg M.

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My methods vary from student to student. I focus primarily on ear training, applications of chord construction to learning solo's, songs, and chords, and reading guitar tablature when a student is lost. I believe guitar is an especially creative instrument and do NOT focus on reading sheet music as a part of the student's learning experience. An emphasis is also placed on performance as well as proper technique to avoid injuries. Listening to music is an extra-curricular activity that should be done every day with a special emphasis on hearing what the 'greats' do with a magnificent piece of wood in their hands.

About Greg

I have been playing guitar for over 14 years, played in four different gigging bands ranging from country to jazz to improvisational funk. I taught music theory, guitar, and bass at M.E.A. Music in Lexington Park, Maryland for 3 years and currently teach and manage at the School of Rock in Arnold.

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My kids love Greg - he’s fun and keeps the lesson interesting for them! He’s a great instructor!
Michael
He moves fast and Inhave a hard time keeping up. I just need to practice and improve my skill level
William
Greg is intimately connected with the guitar. There is no other type of teacher I can recommend than one who is so passionate about music, it's development, and it's exploration. I highly recommend this teacher.
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Peter W.

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Baltimore, MD
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 to 90
  • Teaching since 2009
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Peter W.

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Bluegrass is a musical tradition about as American as it gets. Originating from the cross pollination between German, Irish, and African-American music in the Appalachian region, bluegrass really captures the sound of America as a melting pot. In our lessons, we'll listen to classic pioneers of bluegrass in recorded music, and pick apart how to apply their styles on the guitar.

About Peter

As a professional guitarist and bass player with a degree in music performance from Berklee College of Music, I've toured and performed extensively across the U.S. and Europe, and recorded on numerous records. With over ten years experience teaching students of all ages and skill levels, I really s

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Peter
I wanted to learn some Black Sabbath songs for my dad’s birthday and Peter was extremely helpful instructing me to do so. He was extremely patient with me and my lack of rhythm.
Bernardo
Super positive experience. I’m not the most dexterous person in the world, and peter is super patient and clear in his instruction. 10/10
Samantha
Peter is hands down the best teacher ever! I had such a hard time learning the basics of acoustic, but he taught me so many tricks and made the learning process smooth. I feel like a pro now! Will be continuing learning from him!
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Jon A.

19 Reviews
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jon A.

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Students learn how to chord and play leads in a bluegrass style while also learning great Americana tunes!

About Jon

I have been playing guitar since the age of 9. I have studied Classical, and Jazz at CCM's Prep Dept. in middle school and throughout high school as well as rock, folk, country etc. with other local teachers. I started teaching lessons at the age of 18 in local music stores and have never stopped

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Katie
Jon is AWESOME! His patient yet enthusiastic demeanor made my 9yr old look forward to her lessons, and really enjoy learning! I plan to continue with him as long as her interest holds!!!!
Natalie
We love what Jon has taught our son. Our son has progressed so much in the past couple of years, and still enjoys meeting with his teacher despite him being a teenager. When you find a good teacher, you do all you can to stay with them.
J.G. M.
At 52 years old, my wife treated to lessons for Christmas. I haven't played in 30 years. Although, I have had a few lessons with several different instructors back in my 20's, I never felt any direction. I always heard 'you got it. just keep playing'. Unfortunately, I stopped as nothing made sense.
I have learned a ton from Jon in only 5 lessons. Bits and pieces are all quickly coming together. I have a long way to go, but know more already than I ever have. Jon is fun, friendly, and has a great demeanor for teaching. If he has the patience to teach me, he's the right guy for you.
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Grant H.

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  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Grant H.

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I like to make learning an instrument fun and easy to fit into your schedule!

If you're an adult finally getting around to learning your dream instrument or a child following your passion of playing music I tailor your lessons specifically to you. We look at what you want to play, pick specific songs that you want to learn, and learn the techniques you need to play these songs. It sounds simple, but it's so effective and much more fun to learn this way!

About Grant

Hi! I'm Grant! And it would be my pleasure to be your music instructor. I teach all of the fretted string instruments: Guitar | Banjo | Mandolin | Bass | Ukulele I structure my lesson plans specifically around what you want to learn and how you want to learn it. We will go as slow or f

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My 11 year old son has been taking guitar lessons from Grant for at least 6 months. We liked Grant's teaching style so much that we enrolled our 9 year old son for lessons as well. Grant keeps the lessons fun and interesting by choosing songs that they already enjoy to learn, while teaching fundamentals at the same time. He is patient when they may be having an "off" day, and he is extremely encouraging and positive in every single interaction. My boys think he's fun, and they've learned a lot from him.
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Peter H.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1983
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Peter H.

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Guitar is a fun and easy instrument to learn! If you are a beginner, you will begin by learning the basics of guitar and music in general, including musical notation. Soon, (with practice), you will have the skills to play your favorite songs. I will teach you at a pace that fits your individual needs. I will help you stay focused, without making you feel pressed. (My students often tell me how patient I am.)

I have been teaching music lessons since 1983, and full-time since 1996, and through the years I have taught over 600 students. I teach children and adults, beginner to advanced levels. I teach most styles including acoustic and electric, folk, rock, country, blues, jazz, classical and more. I love teaching beginners, either children or adults, as much as I enjoy teaching advanced students who are looking to expand their skill set.

I received my musical education at Berklee College of Music in Boston, Ma, and by gigging throughout New England for over 40 years playing concerts,

About Peter

I am a professional, full-time private lessons music instructor who has taught over 600 students. I teach guitar, piano, bass guitar, drums, mandolin, banjo, ukulele, voice and harmonica. I have experience teaching and performing in a wide array of musical styles including classical, jazz, rock, fo

Spencer S.

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  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • B.A. Music Theory and Composition from Otterbein University
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Spencer S.

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With over 6 years experience, Spencer is a very knowledgeable about different styles of guitar playing including bluegrass, rock, country, and pop. Beginner or advanced, let Spencer help you accomplish you musical goals!

About Spencer

I am a professional pianist, violinist, guitarist, bassist, and composer. I graduated with distinction from Otterbein University in 2020, but have been teaching professionally since 2016. Violin students can expect to learn solid basic techniques that can propel them into any genre that sparks th

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"Alex has been my guitar teacher now for about 9 months and I have thoroughly enjoyed the lessons. He is always enthusiastic with the music we're learning and has a very clear way of explaining new ideas. I would definitely recommend him to anyone looking for a guitar teacher!"
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Took Bluegrass Guitar lessons from Alex R.
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"Lucian will listen to whatever it is that you want to learn and give you all the building blocks to play how you want to play and explore your options on the neck in many different ways. I am a intermediate guitar player and within a few lessons with Lucian I was given tools to work on and practice for months to improve my skills and technique/ approach to playing. I would recommend his lessons to ANYONE looking to improve!"
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Took Bluegrass Guitar lessons from Lucian W.
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"Brad Farmer is a classically trained guitarist with an emphasis in Bluegrass guitar. He has the perfect teacher "temperament" and never gets frustrated with me...very patient and able to provide great insight on the best ways to practice so that you can obtain your goals quickly. While taking lessons with Brad, I have made marked improvements in a short period of time. Highly recommended!"
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Took Bluegrass Guitar lessons from Brad F.
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"Really good instructor. Appreciated his flexibility."
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Took Bluegrass Guitar lessons from Grant H.
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"Max was a great teacher. I walked in wanting to learn better soloing techniques for my bluegrass guitar. With Max's help, I got over several humps in my playing and solo creating skills. If you're looking for a solid teacher that listens to what you have to say, Max is your teacher."
Matthew
Took Bluegrass Guitar lessons from Max Z.
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"Tara has been teaching our 8 year old Evan Bluegrass guitar for a little over two years. He looked forward to his weekly opportunity to learn and play with Ms. Tara. To watch her interact - educate - and entertain Evan - was just a joy. We are sorry she has left Virginia - impossible to replace - if you get the chance - take it! She is an amazing teacher and a great friend of our Son."
Don
Took Bluegrass Guitar lessons from Tara L.

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