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David E.

13 Reviews
Kansas City, MO
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, English
  • Classical Guitar/Classical Piano/Jazz Guitar from University of Missouri, Kansas City
  • Teaching since 2003
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David E.

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Comprehensive instruction includes an unique approach to fretboard symmetry, troubleshooting technique and musical blocks. Applied to multiple styles, including pop, rock, jazz, and classical.

About David

*Now also offering online lessons* Guitar David picked up the guitar when he moved from his hometown of Phoenix, Arizona in 2001 at the age of 19 and hasn't looked back since. 7 years and countless hours of practicing, performing and teaching later, David plays at multiple venues in the Kansa

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Jim F.
David is a good teacher.
Alexander S.
The lessons have been going really well. Within just 3 lessons we’ve already noticed significant progress.
Tammy A.
David is awesome! I've learned so much from him already, after only a few lessons.
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ryan S.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish, German
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2015
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ryan S.

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I have been playing guitar for over a decade and have tons of performance experience gigging in a local rock band. Combine that with a curriculum that starts with fundamentals and expands quickly into playing your favorite songs and you have a great start to beginning or expanding your guitar playing abilities.

About ryan

Hi, my name is Ryan and I would love to teach you how to play guitar. I've been playing for over 10 years and have been gigging for a little less than that in my band. Over the years I have gained a lot of experience performing on stage and teaching to people of all ages. If you want to shred, jam,

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Joey M.
Learned a lot today! Very friendly and helped me improve the quality of existing recordings I made with gain staging and additional compression techniques
Joey M.
Very helpful and provided a lot of useful tips on difficult subject matter
Mark Herr
Ryan was great! He's obviously a talented guitarist and he is very laid back and makes you feel comfortable. He shows you in detail what you need to do to become a better guitar player. My ONLY advice, and the reason he doesn't get 5 stars, is I think he should have more visual aids with his lessons. For example, write down the different scales or transcribe the first several measures of a song. Then, one has something to refer back to when you are practicing and invariably get stuck. Other than that, I would highly recommend Ryan as a guitar teacher!
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Jonathan T.

30 Reviews
Teaches Online
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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelors in Music Performance from Emory and Henry College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jonathan T.

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I hold a Masters Degree in Music, am a certified North Carolina Teacher, and have been playing the guitar for the past 15 years. We will figure out at what level you are currently playing within the first lessons and then decide together what you want to focus on. This is YOUR lesson, and I am here to guide you down the path that you choose.

About Jonathan

´╗┐Jonathan Todd has been performing and teaching in the Charlotte area and CMS Schools since 2012. He earned a Bachelor of Music degree in Trumpet Performance from Emory and Henry College and then went on to earn a Master of Music degree in Trumpet Performance with a concentration in Music Theory an

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Michael
My high school daughter has received trumpet lessons from Jonathan for over a year. He is an excellent instructor, very knowledgeable and patient. As a school teacher, he knows how to work with kids in a way that gives him an advantage over a non-teacher performing artist. We've done lessons both in person and online. I'd highly recommend Jonathan to any parent looking to have their middle school/high school student take private lessons.
Fan Z.
Jonathan is very patient with my kid and made the first lesson fun.
Tina S.
My son really enjoyed his trumpet lessons w/Jonathan T. I really liked that Jonathan took the time to update me on each lesson progress. Seems he really cares about his students. I highly recommend him.

Meet Online Guitar Teachers Serving Independence, MO

Daniel K.

40 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • BA in Music Composition from Columbia College
  • Teaching since 1980
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Daniel K.

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Wide range of studies.

About Daniel

Daniel, a former faculty member of Columbia College in Chicago, is a studio and live performance singer and musician based in Chicago. His teaching and performing experience spans three decades, and includes expertise in the studies of voice, guitar, piano, bass, drums, and trumpet, along with musi

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Michael
Really great stuff !!
Ashleigh S.
It was only a first lesson but I can already tell I'm going to be taking more lessons with Daniel. He's very knowledgeable, patient, and dedicated. He detailed a specific plan for me to work on that isn't too rigid or boring, I'm looking forward to relearning the flute with him.
Mark
Great 1st lesson! Looking forward to continuing and learning more

John M.

6 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Music from Lee College
  • Teaching since 2008
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John M.

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My curriculum includes notes in relation to fretboard, chord shapes and construction, theory, sight singing and ear training, scales, improvisation, strumming/picking techniques, and more. I can come to you!

About John

I have an associates degree in music and I have been teaching lessons for 10 years now. I also have experience as a substitute teacher. As a substitute, I have taught all grades, all subjects, and I have helped out many kinds of students each with their own way of learning. Besides teaching, I l

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Carolynn M.
Great teacher. He definitely knows music.
RJ
John is incredibly smart about theory and understanding the guitar having worked out his own individual way of learning that he is happy to share his trade secrets.
Melinda A.
My son was new guitar player, he has now had several lessons with John. We have seen his skills grown exponentially. John really connects with him and keeps him engaged. He has taught him soo much in such a short span of time. John is a fantastic teacher!

Dave K.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Dave K.

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While I specialize in bass guitar, I am a proficient guitar player and teacher as well. I specialize in teaching beginner and intermediate players

About Dave

I studied bass performance at Berklee College of Music and have spent years honing my craft in all styles. I specialize in rock, funk/soul and slap bass techniques. but I am well versed in Jazz, Latin and many other genres.

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Average Cost of Guitar Lessons in Independence, MO

The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Independence is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $276 per hour.
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"Daniel is a very good instructor. Very patient and easy going. I am progressing at a nice and steady pace and always excited for my next lesson"
Rasheena
Took Guitar lessons from Daniel E.
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"Excellent teacher! Very skilled, patient and encouraging. He taught me some basic techniques and showed me different ways to practice. We also got a start on the song I really wanted to learn. Can't wait for the next lesson!"
Linus
Took Guitar lessons from Andrea B.
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"Geoff has been a wonderful teacher; knowledgeable, extremely patient and
always kind. I would highly recommend him."
Joan
Took Guitar lessons from Geoff A.
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"So far it's been a great experience with Greg. Looking forward to my next lesson."
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Took Guitar lessons from Greg D.
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"I’ve been teaching myself guitar for almost a year now, I never wanted to spend crazy amounts for lessons that I would have to leave the house for. Lorin has done a fantastic job with starting small and allowing me to grow. I’ve learned more about how to put together songs, writing lyrics and creating a new project from scratch. If you are new or even if you know the basics, Lorin’s techniques will honestly help you find your sound and your pace for learning any of his specialized teaching routines. Thank you so much Lorin, I’m very satisfied with the lessons."
Ryan
Took Guitar lessons from Lorin D.
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"My son loves guitar lessons with Priscilla. He is 6yrs old and these are his first music lessons. As parents, we are pleased. The only reason that I did not give 5 stars is because we have no other previous experience."
Laura
Took Guitar lessons from Priscilla D.
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Helps you out when in need doesn't get frustrated . Will take the time to teach you how to play rather than to assign you something and except for you to understand. Very good teacher"
Mike
Took Guitar lessons from Mark B.
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"I started taking classes with Ahmad about 18 months and have made steady progress on my technique as well as my understanding of music in general. Outside of being an outstanding guitar player, Ahmad has developed a truly effective teaching method that can accommodate students at any level of expertise. Good for me since I was a beginner when I started. So we started with the basics of rhythm & timing and I got the help I needed there. So eventually we moved into lead guitar techniques and harmony in general. I should note that I am in my early forties and thus have limited time to practice. Because of Ahmad's approach, I have been able to maximize my practice time by focusing on the exercises and techniques that are most important. I would also like to mention that Ahmad is very patient with me and easy to work with. It's been a blast working with Ahmad, I really enjoy practicing the material and experiencing steady improvement in my playing."
Gregory
Took Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"She was very knowledgeable,as well as personable. She explained things well for my daughter."
Rebekah
Took Guitar lessons from Rebecca F.
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"Matthew was really great with my kiddos, he was patient and broke down lesson in a way the kids could relate. We will be coming back!!"
Jayden
Took Guitar lessons from Matthew H.
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