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Jabari H.

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Starting at $34
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Bachelor's of Science in Music & Chemical Engineering (Double-major) from MIT
  • Teaching since 2020
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Jabari H.

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More than technique, I will teach you how to connect with people. Music is the art of communication. Being able to reach someone's heart, to feel what they feel, and to play what they feel is far more powerful than being able to play 16th notes at 160 Beats Per Minute.

Having played Jazz Guitar for 15+ years, graduated with a Music (Classical Composition) double-major from MIT, and performed at restaurants & large events such as Super Bowl Live, I will teach you the fundamentals to play any type of music you desire. I specialize in music improvisation and will show you how to learn songs quickly by ear. Also, I will show you what it takes to deliver a great performance for your audience.

Ultimately, my focus is on serving you. That means helping you become who you want to be and helping you express your true self through music. Together, we'll figure out what works best for you and what learning style helps you grow the fastest. And we'll have a lot of fun along the way!

About Jabari

I am a Jazz Guitarist and have played/performed for 15+ years. While I work professionally as a Software Developer, music is my passion. My love for music began at age 14 when my best friend from high school decided to start playing guitar. He and the rest of our group of friends took Rock music le

Billy G.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1992
  • Guitar and Voice from Musicians Institute
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Billy G.

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My first priority is to inspire and motive. Find out the students wants and needs, then tackle them head on. As we do this proper technique is a must, it is the difference between a good guitarist and a great guitarist. Music theory and understand the language of music. The better we know the language the better we can speak it. Learn songs and music is a must ...it is the reason why we play.

About Billy

Billy G. - guitarist/singer/songwriter/producer is a graduate of Musician’s Institute (Hollywood CA 1991). Billy is a veteran of the New England music scene. Over the past 20 years he has performed 1000’s of shows. A few worth mentioning would be working with Grammy life time achievement award wi

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Ronnie N.
Billy made it fun and interesting at the same time - He told me I had hope! Not talent - Hope!
BeataZ
He's an outstanding teacher.

He is very helpful, and easy to learn from. He is very patient if you don't understand the material right away. He is also very easy to understand. I recommend him as a teacher
LisaP4
excellent instructor

My daughter thinks he is awesome, she really likes taking lessons from Billy and she feels her range is expanding and her voice is stronger.

Chris V.

20 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Associate of Music from Pierce Community College
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Chris V.

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I want to have you walking out of the lesson happy, and excited to go home and practice some new material. With me you'll learn about guitar, but you'll also learn about music and how playing can help you in life (perseverance, basic math foundations, etc.)

About Chris

I am a jazz guitarist based out of beautiful Los Angeles, California. I received and Associate of Arts degree in Music in 2015, and have been pursuing a bachelors in Jazz Studies since then. While in community college I really grew into my own as a musician and discovered that I love jazz and t

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Cameron Partee
i'm learning so much
Ben P.
Chris is patient and help me focus on technique.
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Sergio S.

42 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Sergio S.

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Hi, I've been teaching guitar for 10 years and voice for 3 years. Im a national recording artists with albums on Sony/Jive records and have toured the U.S. extensively as the singer/ songwriter for Atom Smash. We've had #1 sirius/xm single and sever top 40 rock singles. I wrote several theme songs for WWE and continue to write for CBS sports. I've worked with students from 7- 50 years old.

About Sergio

Hi, I'm Sergio. I am a producer/songwriter and I teach voice and guitar in Nashville, TN. Ive been teaching voice and guitar for 7 years. I was previously on Sony Records. I'm an experienced touring lead singer/musician in an internationally recognized rock band called Atom Smash. I've had sever

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Jeremy Tomlinson
I was pretty nervous for my first lesson as I had just started playing guitar about a month or two prior and was still getting the hang of strumming and singing at the same time. As soon as Sergio opened the door and we got to talking, I was immediately put at ease. He was very patient and made me feel super comfortable which was really important for me in an instructor. Since then, I've learned A TON and things that were difficult have become second nature. His knowledge of music theory (something I thought I'd never really understand) is amazing, and he did a really great job of imparting that knowledge onto me through my lessons. 10/10.
Jeremy Tomlinson
Sergio was very knowledgeable and picked up on my skill level right away and gave me some great background info and challenging exercises to work on to improve before my next lesson. He made everything super comfortable and his studio was the perfect place for a lesson.
Dymond
First lesson with Sergio went great 🤟🏾 He is super cool and knowledgeable about what he is doing! Looking forward to working with him to reach my goals!
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Randy G.

3 Reviews
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Music from Glendale College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Randy G.

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My lessons are goal oriented and tailor made for YOU! We will discuss in your first lesson what your goals are, whether you have modest goals of playing your favorite songs, or you have ambitious goals to become a songwriter, learn music theory, improvise, improve your guitar technique, etc.

I already have a database of premade lessons that we will use to get the ball rolling and get you going onto your guitar playing journey!

About Randy

I am a professional guitarist and guitar teacher, with 15 years of experience playing guitar, and 8 years teaching guitar. I have helped many guitar students reach their goals, and am continuing to do so. I want to help YOU now! I have reached many of my own goals as a guitar player, I have wri

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Nicole
Randy is a good teacher. I just booked my next class!
Kim
He's great! I took my little brother before quarantine started. And then when it hit, he's accommodated well to his online lessons and he's continuing to make great advances in his progress. Highly reccomend!
Demitree
I play guitar in a band and as all musicians do, we always want to chase a new sound. I discover new techniques from others and naturally i want to learn them.
I always I find myself coming to Randy To further advance my playing because he explains the process to create the sound I want as simple as possible and we are able to get results quickly.
He is definitely someone who cares about making his students the best they can be in something they love!

Spiros S.

11 Reviews
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Starting at $60
  • Speaks Greek,English,Swedish., Swedish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 14 to 70
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Spiros S.

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Electric,Acoustic.
Bouzouki lessons are also available.

About Spiros

Hello and Welcome to the right place where you will learn and enhance your knowledge as a musician on Guitar,Bass,Bouzouki and Music Theory or your Greek Language skills in modern Greek. I am a Conservatory trained Guitar player singer songwriter with a Music Theory-Harmony degree from the

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Nate
Spiros has been an ideal teacher for me, he has a wealth of experience to draw from and has a natural nack for teaching (Im an absolute beginner).
His teaching method gets you playing fast and doesn't skimp on theory and musicality - he doesn't simply have you learn tabs and songs, this was a huge plus for me. Highly recommend him.
Lynda Horvat
Excellent first lesson. Via Skype we covered common phrases, beginning grammar and vocabulary. Looking forward to my next lesson.
Lynda Horvat
Excellent first lesson. Via Skype we covered common phrases, beginning grammar and vocabulary. Looking forward to my next lesson.

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The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Saco 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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"Great teacher, very knowledgeable of theory and can help you better understand your instrument and music in general. Highly recommended."
Nathaniel
Took Guitar lessons from Lucian W.
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"Steve is very attuned to how to get the student started and playing guitar well. He designs each lesson to rapidly promote foundational skills for more advanced playing. He has helped improve my self-confidence whereas past instruction with other teachers had left me feeling discouraged."
Heather
Took Guitar lessons from Steven B.
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"Robert was very thorough with my child to fine tune her skills. She said she learned a lot with just one session."
Athena
Took Guitar lessons from Robert M.
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"I was Omar's first student, and even when he did not have teaching experience, he was excellent. From the first day of lessons, I learned the basics of the electric guitar and never stopped. Even during busy touring schedules, he made time to come to lessons and always kept me interested and involved. I learned under Omar for 7 years, during this time, he not only taught me how to play guitar, but how to understand music as a whole much better."
Aman
Took Guitar lessons from Omar W.
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"Being a beginner, I found Aldrin to be very patient and explained and illustrated things in a very clear and easy way. I am looking forward to the next lesson!"
Kristine
Took Guitar lessons from Aldrin E.
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"I started out trying to teach myself to play the guitar using beginner books and free online lessons. At first I was enthused to be taking the plunge and learning some chords. What was missing was an understanding of the structure behind what I was learning. For example, I didn't want to just learn the chords to popular songs but rather why those chords could be used together and why. I soon realized that trying to teach myself was going to be a long and potentially error prone process so I decided to seek out private instruction. I wanted to be able to ask "why" and get an answer and not have to guess or poke around in the dark and hope to stumble on understanding. I needed a guide.

Having spent a fair amount of my adult life in various universities I knew that mileage can vary when it to comes to instruction. After spending some time looking over various local online search results I found Ahmad site. I was immediately struck by the difference in his presentation from the rest of the offerings. Instead of a bio and picture there was a complete presentation of his approach to guitar instruction. The emphasis on an understanding of harmony struck home with me and I gave him a call.

I've been taking weekly one hour lessons with Ahmad for four months. If I had to find another teacher it would be like having my world turned upside down. In the first few minutes of my first lesson, Ahmad identified what was my biggest fear, rhythm and timing. Ahmad immediately recognized that I didn't play to any particular tempo and how crucial that is to making music. I've come to expect Ahmad's keen attention to how I am playing my exercises. There is no indifference or laziness here, he watches, assesses, then instructs. Ahmad writes his own lessons, he doesn't borrow pages from books or other sources (each page has an idea or purpose that is clearly defined, each a building block of understanding) . His energy to embellish his own written material with written impromptu notes and clarifications are the norm for each lesson.

My curiosity about music theory was met with much enthusiasm. Even though I have only been playing for a few months my understanding of harmony and how it relates to the guitar fingerboard still astonishes me. Granted, I ask a lot of questions and because of my math background I can absorb concepts quickly, but regardless, Ahmad has the answers and you can sense his excitement when he shares ideas that open up your understanding about music and especially the guitar. Looking back at the last few months I realize I take Ahmad's knowledge for granted, he never has to look something up in a book or get back to you on some idea. Some of my favorite lessons have been when my head was full of questions and getting access to Ahmad for an hour.

If there is a rhythm I just can't get down or an idea that is foggy for me Ahmad has the patience and experience to present the material in a way that makes it seem easy. Ahmad is great at sensing when something is shaky in my playing or my understanding and quickly focuses on solving the problem. He places a lot of emphasis on the importance of the fundamentals and how that will ultimately lead to real enjoyment as I grow as a guitarist. Ahmad has made me aware of how important it is to learn something correctly the first time rather than trying to retrain yourself down the road (I honestly feel I will be saving countless wasted hours by learning material in an order that makes sense for my experience and by learning good technique from the start).

I feel so fortunate that Ahmad is available in this time and this place to take lessons from. I feel that Ahmad has a real talent for teaching. I feel it is something he is both talented at and genuinely loves to do. I look forward to my lesson each week with excitement, knowing that I am steadily growing as a guitarist. I always leave my lessons with a smile on my face and looking forward to the days ahead with a guitar in my lap."
Andy
Took Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"I begin learning the guitar with David I’m well on my way….

I purchased my first guitar about three months before starting lessons with David. I tried self-study through several books and quickly realized that I needed to find an instructor if I was serious about learning. I was hesitant about trying lessons online but quickly realized that there is almost no difference between face to face and online lessons. David can clearly see and hear what I’m playing. The commute downstairs to my computer is also an advantage.

I have several friends who play at various levels and I questioned them about how they learned. Most of them who didn’t take music in school (high school or college) don’t read music and rely on TAB. After eight months of lessons I have a solid foundation on sight reading, bar cords, theory, and understanding the relationships of the notes and cords on the fret board. I’m able to pick out a song from a songbook and I have the tools to start learning the song myself. This is due to learning the fundamentals correctly the first time…

My experience learning with David has been very good. He keeps me motivated, I’m learning songs that I enjoy, and I have an expert leading me in, what I feel is, a good direction. Of course I need to do my part and practice, but that’s part of the fun…right?"
Joel
Took Guitar lessons from David F.
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"First lesson went great... Gavin is super knowledgeable and imparted some wisdom along with technical details. Looking forward to future lessons!"
Paul
Took Guitar lessons from Gavin L.
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"Christian is a patient, enthusiastic teacher. LOVED these lessons!"
Lauren
Took Guitar lessons from Christian L.
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"Ed has a pleasant easy going personality. I've had a couple of teachers who were great players, but lousy teachers. I quit my last teacher because he was completely unprepared and what we did had nothing to do with what we did the previous lesson that I had spent so much time practicing. I got the feeling he thought he was so good he could just wing it. Wrong. I've only had one lesson with Ed, but he seems well prepared and he has his program structured so the student can learn in a progressive manor."
Larry
Took Guitar lessons from Ed F.
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