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Alex B.

39 Reviews
Saint Paul, MN
Starting at $30
  • Speaks German, English
  • Awarded Best of 2015 from Thumbtack
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Alex B.

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20 years playing experience, 12,000+ lessons taught! You choose the music, I'll get you there. I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of technique and theory skills. I have taught many styles and will get you playing something you like right away!

About Alex

Born and raised in north Minneapolis, Alex began taking guitar lessons at age 11 and after high school graduation was accepted to both Berklee and McNally Smith College. Alex graduated from McNally and also studied classical music in Germany at Musikhochschule Luebeck. Alex believes that well-rounde

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Janny V.
Very professional and detailed
Holly
Alex has inspired my son to love playing music for the rest of his life. I can't think of a more wonderful gift. His technique in teaching allowed my son to enjoy learning guitar by playing songs he wanted to play. This made him want to practice just for the fun of it! Alex taught my son from the time he was 9 years old until he was 15. The easy going, positive attitude Alex exudes encouraged my son along his journey and made a strong bond and connection between the two of them. I wholeheartedly encourage anyone who would like to learn to play guitar to sign up for lessons with Alex!
Christopher
Alex is a superb teacher and is very patient and well schooled. I look forward to my lessons every Friday.
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Wade B.

17 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Wade B.

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I have a fluid teaching approach based on my REAL LIFE EXPERIENCE with an emphasis on improving technique, musicianship and a “truth is love approach” to ensure musical improvement within the first two weeks of lessons! I sincerely believe creating music should be a joyful & fulfilling experience and one that will be a positive change in someone’s life (as it has been for mine). I teach all genres of music on multiple instruments and specialize in audition preparation, real-life gig preparation and musical mastery. I want my students to reach their musical potential and aspirations, while having a good time doing something that they love.

About Wade

I am a GRAMMY Nominated educator, trumpeter, guitarist, bassist, pianist, singer/songwriter, composer/arranger, drummer and recording artist. I graduated from University of Indianapolis with a Bachelor’s of Arts with a concentration in Jazz Studies and the University of Cincinnati College Conserva

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DAVID
Wade is great at challenging you to become a better musician and is able to explain theory in relatable ways that allow me to remember through association. Easy to schedule and work with as well, he is a great communicator and flexible with lessons. 13/10 recommend!!
Alexandria A.
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Nick R.

56 Reviews
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Starting at $65
  • Speaks English
  • Awarded 2001 JAS academy full scholarship from JAS academy in Aspen Colorado (director, Christian McBride)
  • Teaching since 1985
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Nick R.

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acoustic guitar playing: both finger picking and playing with a pick

About Nick

Nick performs with Paul McCartney, Jon Batiste (Colbert Show), Zeb Bangash, Antonique Smith, Rob Morrow, John Lithgow, The Hot Sardines, grammy nominated producer/composer/Indian percussionist, Deep Singh (tabla player with Sting, Katy Perry, Robert Plant) and grammy nominated producer/trumpet play

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Steve B
Amazing instructor. Patient and knowledgeable.
Kara
Nick was a patient and enthusiastic teacher. I was nervous to start music lessons in my late 30s, but he made me feel comfortable and I never felt embarrassed. He taught me the songs I was interested in learning, but snuck in music theory and the basics along the way! Highly recommend
Shannon
Nick has done a great job with our 14 year old son! He has a great laid back style that is appreciated and keeps the lessons fun and engaging. Not only is he learning to play some of his favorite songs, but he is also getting ear training, music reading, picking, chord building, etc. We would highly recommend Nick!
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Randy G.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • 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 writ

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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!
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Andrea B.

240 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks Sicilian, Spanish, Italian, English
  • Awarded Best Filmscore from International Salunto Film Festival
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Andrea B.

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Berklee graduate with 20+ years of experience. I can teach simple skills (such as strumming, open and bar chords, solo arrangements) to advanced (such as travis picking, classical fingerpicking, sight reading, soloing).

About Andrea

I have been teaching professionally for the past 15 years and love it! Academically, I hold two degrees (production & performance) cum laude at the prestigious Berklee College Of Music in Massachusetts and have ever since worked as a guitarist, bassist and producer. I was fortunate enough to work

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Alan
Excellent teacher with a lot of resources for the aspiring singer songwriter. He has been teaching me everything from building chord progressions to lyric writing. Strongly recommend!
Steven
What a great guy and what a guitarist! I was shocked to find out how well known he is after I started taking lessons from him. It's been really an experience and I feel myself progress faster than ever.
Kate
Andrea teaches in an informal and friendly way, making you feel very comfortable right off the bat. He is a very nice person and his academic preparation and professional background is really impressive.
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Michael O.

6 Reviews
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Starting at $50
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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Michael O.

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Hello guitarists! My name is Michael O'Hara and I am so excited to teach you the guitar. I'm 33, and I've been playing the guitar, studying and making music for over 18 years. I studied jazz/fusion guitar at Berklee College of Music and have played with more people in more situations than I now remember.

I love working with students at all ability levels. My passion is bringing out the artistry in my students and teaching them that music can be something that feeds your soul for the rest of your life. Any level of player can do this and I am excited to help you put your voice into your playing!

About Michael

Are you brand new to the guitar? Are you an experienced musician looking to learn more music theory or develop your technique? I can help with that. Whatever your ability level, I can help you develop your skills. There are as many ways to approach learning music as there are musicians, and you are

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Callie
I was recommended to Mike by my friend Tony. Mike is structured, focused, and encouraging. I was having a tough time with learning some basics and Mike helped me improve everything from proper posture, to volume control and generally helped me improve on just about everything. Looking forward to more lessons and definitely recommend Mike to anyone looking for a great teacher.
Austin
Mike is not only a world class musician and highly effective teacher, he is also an outstanding mentor and has become a close friend. I was having a great deal of difficulty moving past the beginner stage; Mike helped me blast through to a place where I am now comfortable playing in small settings in front of friends and family. I’d recommend Mike to both adults like me looking to tune up their skills, and to parents looking for a teacher for their kids. Especially if they want someone who can get Timmy shredding those frets, but is also a good role model. Mike is a former marine and generally good dude. He’ll be teaching my kids someday.
Chantel
Mike came recommended through a friend and it's been an incredible experience so far! He's super friendly through his professionalism and was immediately able to assess my past musical experience and learning style- something that I've always taken note of and appreciated. Would absolutely refer to any level of ability/experience.

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The average cost of 60-minute acoustic guitar lessons in Minneapolis is $68. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $29 and $300 per hour.
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"It's was fantastic! In short period I learned a lot. Thank you Jenis for your patience and kindness!!!!. The best Teacher ever!!!!❤"
Anabela
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Janis V.
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"Adam is a great teacher! He taught my daughter acoustic guitar and she loves it! We're looking forward to more lessons!"
Jolene
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Adam K.
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"This gentleman shows such kindness and patience that he should be bestowed a sainthood."
Tabatha Webber
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Donnie E.
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"I would definitely recommend Robert Martin as your music teacher. He is very patient and motivating. He has a great way of explaining techniques or concepts so you can easily understand them. He is very knowledgeable about many music genres and music theory. With his instruction, I have come along way in my guitar playing since I first starting taking lessons. Very nice man and great teacher."
Anna Claire
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Robert M.
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"Joel did a great job of explaining why you need to do things certain ways which was helpful. He was very patient and encouraging."
Lisa Murdock
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Joel B.
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"Mr. Tomas is very patient and kind. My son enjoys his lesson every week!"
Kyle
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Tomas B.
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"Simply Amazing!! As a new/beginner guitar player I wanted to find a teacher that could teach me not only how to play guitar but also the ability to sing as well. Within a matter of days James had me learning a simple way to learn to play a song for my girlfriend as a birthday gift. And now I'm hooked on learning to play better and grow as a guitarist. He breaks down the foundation for how to learn the guitar and what is needed to practice. James is your teacher if you're looking to learn as a beginner or wanting to advance your skill set."
Joe
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from James W.
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"Very dedicated and Knowledgeable. Went overtime to make sure work is done."
Harmit
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Kory I.
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"Wes has been so fun to learn from! You should book lessons with him!"
Becca
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Wes C.
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"Very knowledgeable and patient. I learned quite a bit in my brief interactions with him, and the homework (at home practice) was challenging but fruitful in terms of the skills I acquired."
Kavan
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Trevor S.
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