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Robert M.

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Asheville, NC
Starting at $55
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Robert M.

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Professional musician in the Asheville, NC. area offering private guitar, banjo, ukulele, mandolin, and bass lessons. I am also available for studio recording and live performance. With over 28 years experience, I have been teaching all ages, styles, and levels. This is not a hobby or part-time j

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Robert C.
Very informative - tailors the lesson to the student. Understands musical theory and practice. Strong communicator and a pleasant demeanor that makes the experience a true joy.
Paula W.
So helpful and knowledgeable. It has to be really hard to teach a music lesson online, but this experience has been great! Can't wait to learn more :-)
Blake
Blake really enjoyed it & Robert was patient & very informative.
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Kyle L.

East Flat Rock, NC
Starting at $25
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2017
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Kyle L.

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Hello there! I am a former instructor for the Junior Appalachian Musicians program, teacher at the Mountain Music School, and a Luthier of twenty years. I like to emphasize the fun and magic in music, these lessons shouldn't be a source of stress, rather a source of joy! Each lesson is tailored to the student, and will move at a pace comfortable to the student. I have spent two decades playing a large swathe of music, though I gravitate towards old time banjo and classical guitar.

About Kyle

I am a music lover first and foremost, my roots are in mountain music, clawhammer banjo specifically. That music captured me from an early age and I hit the ground running with it. Though it didn't take long before I picked up other genres and instruments. Classical guitar quickly became one of my f

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Andrea B.

240 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Sicilian, Spanish, English, Italian
  • Bachelor in Music Production and Engineering from Berklee College Of Music
  • Teaching since 2003
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Andrea B.

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Berklee Graduate with two degrees in Music and a Conservatory diploma. I love teaching and I have been doing it professionally for almost two decades. I can teach any level and most popular genres, as I have been working as a session musician in Los Angeles and helped hundreds of students reach their goals for many years.

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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Akos F.

35 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Hungarian, Serbian, English
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
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Akos F.

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I am an experienced guitar teacher with 10+ years of professional career behind me.

I'm looking for eager students of all ages who would like to start learning the basics of the guitar! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of good playing habits (learning the right songs and techniques that you makes you a better musician!). I specialize in rock, funk and pop. I focus on playing by memory but sheet music and cheat sheets are also available upon request. I also have the following tools available to use during lessons: sound recording equipment, sheet music, and more.

Let's grab the guitar and let's start play some songs :)

About Akos

Hi there and thanks for stopping by. I'm an electric bass player with a history of touring around the world playing rock, funk, and jazz styles. I graduated from Berklee College of Music with a Bachelor of Music. I am currently teaching and playing music professionally. I have had the opportunity

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Dennis B.

21 Reviews
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  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Bachelor of Music, Jazz Studies, (Summa Cum Laude) from Howard University, Washington D.C.
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Dennis B.

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I teach all levels of guitar in the areas of rock, blues and jazz, but I really focus more on the musical skills need to play guitar in any style. These include a thorough chord vocabulary, experience playing rhythm guitar, and a complete progressive study of scales and their use in improvisation (lead guitar) starting with pentatonic scales and progressing to major scales, different forms of minor scales and modes. All scales are learned in multiple positions and the student learns to perform with them in any key. In every lesson the student and I play exercises and study materials together to make actual music from the materials being studied.

About Dennis

I have been teaching guitar for 25 years in the Washington DC metro area. I work with students 12 years of age and up, but I am especially experienced at teaching adult students regardless of whether they are beginners or have previous guitar experience. I have performed in acoustic Celtic, new age,

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Austin
I've been taking weekly online guitar lessons with Dennis for a little over a year now and I have nothing but good things to say. Dennis brings decades of playing and teaching experience to the table and it shows in each lesson.

Dennis is particularly great at tailoring the lesson material to the abilities and experience of the student. I had been self learning guitar for about 2 years before signing up for lessons with Dennis. In our first lesson, he got an idea of my skill and interests and built the lessons off of that. I am personally interested in jazz guitar and Dennis holds a wealth of knowledge in that department as well as many other genres and styles.

Ultimately, the greatest thing about Dennis' teaching method is that he helps you pursue your interests and goals and provides you with the tools and information to do so. You won't be spending any time practicing anything you don't feel is relevant to your interests.

Another note I'd like to add is that I have never felt looked down on or judged by Dennis throughout my year of lessons. I know this is common concern among adult beginners like myself (I am currently in my late 20's). I can assure anyone reading this that Dennis is a true professional and conducts his lessons in a stress-free, peer-to-peer manner.
Tom
Dennis has been a wonderful guitar teacher and mentor for me over the last 18 months or so. I am in my mid-50s and was starting essentially as a beginner when I signed up to work with Dennis. Thanks to Dennis' patient and individualized approach, I have made great strides and am pleased with how I have progressed. While he is a very accomplished guitarist, he is also a very experienced teacher. Dennis' teaching approach is not to ask the student to follow a rigid learning plan or replicate the journey he took to mastering the guitar, but rather focuses on tailoring the lessons to the student's abilities, musical interests, time constraints, learning modes, etc. The bottom line is that I enjoy working with Dennis each week and practicing what he has taught me.

The pandemic has obviously thrown a big wrench into the giving of guitar lessons. Before, Dennis was teaching me at his house. We now meet online using the Takelessons platform. Online lessons took some getting used to and are clearly not optimal, but I think Dennis has become more and more adept at making it work as well as possible.

I heartily recommend Dennis as a guitar teacher.
Mike M.
Dennis is easygoing and great to work with.
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Collin H.

2 Reviews
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  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2016
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Collin H.

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Professional Classical Guitarist, graduate of the Eastman School of Music! If you wish to improve your technique, learn specific repertoire, or just start with the basics, I can help! With two degrees in classical guitar performance, years of performance and teaching experience, as well as a debut album on the way, there is a wide variety of knowledge I can share with you! Shoot me a message if you would like to learn more- my lessons are flexible, and we can target precisely what you want to accomplish in our time together! Happy practicing!

About Collin

Hello! I am a professional classical guitarist originally from Oklahoma City! Since I began playing, I have performed across the US, Spain, Italy, recorded a solo album, and have earned two degrees in classical guitar performance! My teaching experience is extensive, as I currently maintain a privat

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Jesse T.
Collin is an excellent performer, educator, and overall musician. Collin's expertise and knowledge on interpretation and the classical guitar are second to none, and he has shown me a great deal that has helped me tremendously in my classical technique, feel, and ability to interpret and analyze rather challenging pieces of music. Collin is a sweetheart and joy to work with, so go get some lessons.
Robert
Collin is phenomenal teacher who personally has contributed to my working knowledge of the guitar. Not only during our lessons was Collin able to communicate clearly and quickly, but he also made the learning the nuances of the guitar a worthwhile and meaninful experience. I highly reccomend him to anyone who is looking to pick up the instrument or is trying to find a teacher for more advanced lessons.

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"Great first lesson, after trying to learn on my own and lost in the fog Steve has me on track focusing on developing my skills"
Ron
Took Guitar lessons from Steven E.
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"Jillian is a wonderful instructor! I just had my first lesson with her and she was very welcoming, positive, encouraging and knowledgeable. I really enjoyed my time with her and learned a ton.

Thank you Jillian :)"
Joanna
Took Guitar lessons from Jillian V.
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"teacher with skills and patience

I'm practicing Guitar about a year now , I'm older student 50+ and did not know any music back ground at all when I started with Jeff,
it is my great honer to start my guitar lesson with him , with his patient and my practice ,I learned great amount ,I wish I could have more time for guitar practice lesson with him ."
Roger
Took Guitar lessons from Jeff S.
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I highly recommend Jesse. We have tried different options before, and Jesse is the one who understands my son's learning style. He is very attentive and tuned-in to both my son and us as parents, and we communicate all the time about how to best help him progress.
He can go from classical guitar to any song my son wants to learn. His house is set up as a studio, and it's a great environment for the lessons, with Jesse going from one instrument to the other to accompany children playing. He offers online tools to help with learning, uses apple technology, and in that sense, knows how to reach out to teens."
Laure
Took Guitar lessons from Jesse M.
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"I've been a student of Michael for almost three months now and all I have to say is he is a great teacher! Not only he is friendly and thoughtful, he is also encouraging about in the way how you'd like to learn. I strongly recommend him!"
Janet Lai
Took Guitar lessons from Michael F.
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"Patient & provides positive feedback for encouragement."
Kim
Took Guitar lessons from Gavin L.
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"He was calm and civil in the face of many frustrations and issues, all of them our fault. My daughter's amp broke during the start of the first lesson, she had no electronic tuner ready for the first lesson, her guitar was badly out of tune, and she knew nothing about the fundamentals of music or reading music. It was frustrating; but she got through it and even learned a few things. She will be ready with a new or repaired amp for the next lesson and has been encouraged to practice daily until then. Thank you for being so patient and professional."
Karli
Took Guitar lessons from Gavin L.
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"Perfect fit for my daughter

My 17 year old daughter recently began taking lessons with Richard D., and we couldn't be happier. He is patient and encouraging, and he makes learning fun. She really appreciates the fact that he encourages her to work on music that she likes rather than telling her what songs to learn. He obviously knows his instrument, and clearly enjoys passing on his knowledge. A+ for this teacher!"
Lynne
Took Guitar lessons from Richard D.
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"Christian easily connects with my teenage son. He is professional while at the same time relaxed and easy-going. He stresses the importance of learning the basics but there is no high pressure. He strives to teach music that is interesting to my son and that challenges him. He does a great job of explaining things. We are happy we chose Christian as our teacher."
Cayden
Took Guitar lessons from Christian R.
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"This was my first lesson with Richard, he was awesome. Richard is very knowledgeable, good listener and explained in detail what we were covering for the lesson this evening. Richard is very patient and explained he enjoys working with beginners, highly recommend Richard if you’re looking to learn to play the guitar. Looking forward to learning more from Richard."
Richard
Took Guitar lessons from Richard D.
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