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Mike D.

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Starting at $50
  • Teaches students Male: 11 to 69; Female: 11 to 49
  • Art and Music from Gannon University
  • Teaching since 1980
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Mike D.

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Learn to improvise in rock and blues. Build your vocabulary of guitar phrases.
Understand basic music theory and how it is useful. Learn the styles of Clapton, Page, SRV, BB King, Southern Rock, Albert King, Joe Bonnamassa and more.
Study with an experienced professional that will teach you as an individual. Mike loves what he does and can help you get more enjoyment out of the guitar!
Get past the pentatonic scale, book a lesson today!

About Mike

I have 40 years experience helping guitarists get better with more enjoyment. I have taught and played professionally all my life. I have performed at many festivals and concerts. I used to sit in with Les Paul in NYC , I am globally known for my video demos on line. I've been the opening act for

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Alex S.

19 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Bachelor of Professional Music (magna) from Berklee College of Music
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Alex S.

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*Note: Availability especially on the weekends can change depending on the week, lessons can be scheduled on a week to week basis Experience: 21st Century Community Learning 2013-2017 BandSeed 2014-2016 Edward B Shallow Junior High School, Brooklyn, NY 2012 Joe's Music And Dance Academy, Que

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Emma
Alex has been giving piano classes to my almost 6-yr old girls and he has really well connected with them. He is very flexible and he even introduced guitar to one of the girls when I had expressed that she should maybe try something else! Thank you Alex!
Brandon
Alex is a great teacher, very positive and excellent at using custom teaching techniques to work with the student.
Bryan
Alex was truly a wonderful teacher. He was so kind, down to earth, patient and educational. He showed such an interest with my son. We're more than happy to invite him in to our home again for more lessons.
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Chris C.

64 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Music in Commercial Music from Belmont University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Chris C.

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Are you interested in being able to confidently play lead and rhythm parts in a band? Want to learn to write songs? Want to learn to just strum along to your favorite records by yourself?

I will teach you or your child all of the knowledge and tools needed to do whatever your dream is on your instrument. My aim is to help every student achieve their personal goals on their instrument within the context of a relaxed and patient environment that promotes a love of music!

I achieve this by:

1) Individualizing lesson plans so that each student stays engaged and learns in the style that is best for them as learners.

2) Ensuring that students learn BOTH how to play their instrument as well as the theory behind what they are playing. This creates a more well-rounded musician that is capable of problem solving on their instrument and being able to play in a variety of settings.

I have been playing music for over 10 years and teaching private lessons since 2014. I ...

About Chris

Are you interested in being able to confidently play lead and rhythm parts in a band? Want to learn to write songs? Want to learn to just strum along to your favorite records by yourself? I will teach you or your child all of the knowledge and tools needed to do whatever your dream is on your instr

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Sam
Working with Chris has changed how I look at my guitar. I'm late to the party (older). Previously, with memorized chord positions, I've been able to get by. In short order Chris has me in a new place. Understanding music theory, especially related to the guitar, has been presented in a way that works. And it's fun!
John
Chris is an excellent guitar teacher! His lesson structure and guidance have really improved my playing. He is also very responsive in answering any questions I have. I highly recommend him for guitarists of any skill level looking to get better
Brian
Chris is a great teacher! He's fun, patient, and incredibly passionate about guitar. Before studying with Chris, I was mostly self-taught, floundering for years, and not making a lot of progress. In the four months that I've been studying with him, we've touched on the blues, Motown soul, neo-soul, funk, rock, and country—all the while learning core concepts that help go beyond just memorizing songs. With every lesson, I'm feeling more comfortable and confident with the guitar. I would recommend Chris to anyone!

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Kathryn Z.

44 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, German, French, Italian
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Master of Music in Voice from Cleveland Institute of Music
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Kathryn Z.

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Rhythm guitar, picking patterns and reading notes on the guitar are all taught.

About Kathryn

Kathy believes that variety is the spice of not only life, but also music. Raised singing folk music with a musical family (think accordions, guitars and lots of vocal harmonies), she learned guitar and piano at an early age, but began singing even earlier. Her quest to give the world the bes

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Mary-Clare
Amazing!!! A bright, joyful light!
Thiago
My experience with Kathy has been great. It's been roughly five months and I learned a lot and I'm also much more confident to sing. Learning the right techniques is crucial. Kathy is extremely patient and she adapts the classes to the student goals and aspirations. English is not my first language and she was also always very respectful and patient in explaining everything twice or maybe three times until I get it.
Kathleen
Kathryn has a terrific demeanor, and provides clear, thoughtful suggestions for technique!

Edison P.

1 Review
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Edison P.

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I want to get as much musical information about you as possible. We would speak about long term/short term goals, past experiences, and, if capable, I would listen to how you play your instrument. It is very important to best know how I can fit in your musical journey. I work with each student differently and will ultimately come up with a method that best works for you.

About Edison

I have been working with students of all ages (ranging from 7 to 60) for the past 5 years and has developed an incredible amount of patience and angles of approach. I understand that everyone is unique and needs a different method of learning. My promise is to find the best route for each individua

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Anna
The best tteacher I know, enthusiastic and dedicated, I recommend 100%
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Ryan P.

7 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Awarded John Phillips Sousa Award from Helias High School
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Guitar Performance from McNally Smith College of Music, St. Paul, MN
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Ryan P.

7 Reviews
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First off, I'm a patient, passionate and informative teacher! I realize that no two students are the same, which is why I'll create a unique lesson plan that is specifically tailored to you. Plus, my lesson plans are purely based on YOUR goals. Tell me what you want to do and I'll have you picking, strumming and playing it in no time. Signup for my stress-free, fun lessons today so we can start playing music, together!

About Ryan

I have been teaching guitar to students of all different ages and experience levels for nine years. My stress-free lessons are uniquely tailored to each and every student that I take on. My lessons are designed to accomplish what my student wants to learn and take away from the guitar. I welcome al

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Bryan G.
The first lesson was phenomenal. Instructor moves at your learning pace.
Jack T.
Ryan is great!
Leighton H.
Our daughter has had one lesson so far, but is beyond excited to show us what she has learned from Ryan. Her feedback is that he listens to her and makes the lesson fun. We are looking forward to future lessons!

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Average Cost of Guitar Lessons in Bolivar, MO

The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Bolivar 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’ve been taking guitar lessons with Nick now for a few months and it’s been a terrific experience — cannot say enough good things. Each lesson builds on the last and Nick tailors them to my ability and musical interests mixing in enough music theory, which makes learning both productive and enjoyable. Most importantly I feel like I’m beginning to understand how music works and not just blindly memorizing patterns or scales. I considered online courses before choosing Nick, but there’s no substitution for one-to-one instruction. Nick’s feedback and instruction are invaluable.

I was a little concerned about trying to pick up guitar in my early 40s, but its been a rewarding experience so far and I’m looking forward to more lessons with Nick."
Bill
Took Guitar lessons from Nick R.
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"My 13 year old has taken guitar lessons for years and Greg is hands down the BEST teacher we’ve had. He is professional, fun and an amazing teacher. He keeps my son engaged, even after a long school day."
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Took Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"Outstanding knowledge and relaxed supportive teaching style"
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"Great instructor with a lot of patience. Highly recommended!"
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"My 15 year old son has been taking virtual guitar lessons with Jonah and has loved it. Jonah is a great teacher who really gets on my son’s level and connects. It’s a fun thing for him to do during this strange year."
Casey
Took Guitar lessons from Jonah R.
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"Jonah is an incredibly patient and encouraging teacher. My friend and I take group lessons with Jonah and are at different skill levels, and Jonah is accommodating to each of us. Lessons are based around our preferences and we have both come a long way in a short time. Jonah is as good a teacher as he is a guitarist."
Regan
Took Guitar lessons from Jonah R.
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"I just recently started electric guitar lessons with Ronny. As a beginner, Ronny's been an excellent choice for getting me started and showing me the proper techniques and behavior habits needed to learn this amazing instrument. I highly recommend!"
Chris
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"Justin does a great job of explaining why he's having me do certain things and listens to my concerns and frustrations."
Al
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"My son loved the first lesson. He is very excited for his next lesson."
Dylan
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"The thing I love about Michelle is that she is super patient. It helped me feel at ease when learning this new instrument. I always looked forward to her lessons because she taught me her lesson and then she showed me how to play a song of my choice. She was very helpful and great and answering all my questions. I highly recommend her!!"
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Took Guitar lessons from Michelle W.
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