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Jeff A.

Grand Forks, ND
Starting at $17
  • Master of Arts, Music Theory and Classical Guitar from University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
  • Teaching since 1979
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jeff A.

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I've been teaching music for over 35 years in all kinds of settings, including universities, public schools, community education programs, commercial music stores, and private practice. I've taught over 24,000 individual lessons and 160 sections of music classes on a variety of topics and hold both bachelor's and master's degrees in music. I am very client-centered while striving to meet generally recognized goals.

About Jeff

I have taught over 26,000 individual lessons and 160 sections of classes in virtually every setting, such as universities, public schools, commercial music stores, community education programs, private practice, and the internet. I have two degrees in music, a master's and a bachelor's, and a certif

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Josh J.

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Starting at $44
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Music Production and Engineering from Berklee College of Music
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Josh J.

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Systematic approach to learning lead guitar, scales, finger dexterity, speed, and solo phrasing. Lessons are still comprehensive in learning chords, arpeggios, theory, and songs.

About Josh

My name is Josh Johnson and I have been playing guitar for 27 years. I graduated Berklee College of Music in 2006 with a degree in Production and Engineering. While attending Berklee, my guitar tutelage was mainly under Neo-Shred Master Joe Stump. As a musician I have toured, performed in Brazil, pe

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Evan M
Josh was both my guitar teacher and sensei in Small Circle Jiu Jitsu for 5+ Years. He is both a talented guitar player and patient mentor. I took lessons for many years, and Josh was excellent at breaking down songs into smaller sections; allowing me to learn challenging songs at a young age. If you are interested in learning how to play guitar, Josh is hands down one of the best instructors around.
Lauryn W
Josh is not only an amazing teacher but also an amazing person. Josh did lessons with my son and daughter and is still teaching my son. My son had never played guitar and now a year later can play well. My daughter has some experience and is autistic and he was able to work with her and teach her more on guitar and on her level. It has been a pleasure having Josh in our lives. Thanks for everything Josh!
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Paul R.

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  • Teaching since 1996
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Paul R.

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I custom tailor the lesson plan with the student to maximize time spent on his/her priorities and areas of interest. Making suggestions as we go, I allow the student to be involved in the process. Fun and challenging for both of us!

About Paul

Hello! I've been a professional musician playing, recording and teaching in the Los Angeles, CA and currently upstate NY area for over 30 years. I currently play in the Celtic Rock band Penny Whiskey, and was a feature in Guitar Player magazine after taking 2nd place in the North American Rock Guit

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Thomas L.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 1990
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Thomas L.

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Want to play your favorite songs? Want to jam with other people? Interested in learning to write and record your own music? I can help you start to achieve all that in a very short amount of time, if you practice. I have a huge library of songs and have access to anything I don't have stored in just seconds. I can also make quick recordings of whatever you are learning and email them to you. Shoot me a message to see if we're a good match!

About Thomas

My name is Tom LaRatta and I started playing guitar at the age of 7 and was in my first band at the age of 12. I have played in many bands and have done many solo performances over the years. I love teaching and playing and have looked forward to each day teaching for the last 30 years. I keep st

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Neil K.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Outstanding Graduate Student from San Jose State University
  • Master of Arts (Music - Jazz Studies) from San Jose State university
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Neil K.

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I've been teaching guitar for the past 15 years. I help students find their unique musical voice through the study of songs and techniques they are interested in. For younger students I also use the Hal Leonard guitar method books to learn music reading. As students advance we switch to William Levitt's Modern method for guitar for jazz students, or Christopher Parkening's classical guitar method for fingerstyle players. Students should be able to play chords to their favorite tunes within 6 weeks. I teach to inspire passion for music. If you love music it makes it fun to practice. When you practice it makes music fun!

About Neil

I have been vaccinated for the Corona virus! I am a Jazz Guitarist / Composer / Arranger / and Band Leader and teacher who has been working in the greater San Francisco Bay area for the past 20 years. Originally from the East Coast and Chicago I arrived in California in 1992. I hold a Master's Degre

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Akos F.

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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Serbian, English, Hungarian
  • Awarded Berklee Award from Berklee College of Music
  • 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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"I started receiving lessons from David a few years ago, to improve my guitar abilities. I always used to tell people, "I've been playing guitar since the Eighties, though you would never know it." At the time I started, I knew some Metal riffs, three-chord Punk Rock progressions, and simple 12-bar blues. Though I took two guitar classes and first-year Music Theory in college in the early Nineties, the only scale I could say I knew was "blues pentatonic," emphasis on the quotation marks.

My goal was to relearn Modes/Scales, and brush up on theory, so that I could write more complex material. David taught me that, and so much more. Over these few years, I've learned Progressive Rock, Fusion/Jazz, and even some Country styles, as well as a great deal more about Metal and, yes, even Punk from David. I can play leads and solos with much more proficiency, in timing with the rhythm, and more tonally correct, than I ever could before. He has also helped me read music better, construct more professional-sounding compositions, and has started me on my own path to produce my own recordings, from recommending and using recording software, to capturing dynamics with mic placement, to mixing the rough takes to get the most out of the sound.

For a musician of any level or caliber, having an instructor like David is a true asset--for he has the knowledge and skills to take an entry-level musician every step of the way to becoming a professional performer, recorder, mixer, engineer, and producer. The only limit to the lesson's potential is your own level of determination, which David quite expertly helps you to improve with every session. Even if your goal is to simply learn to play one song on one instrument--and David teaches MANY instruments--he will have you playing that song like the musician who wrote it before you realize it--as long as you stick with your practice between lessons. That part's up to you!"
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Took Guitar lessons from David C.
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"Matthew is friendly and patient. My son cannot wait until his next lesson!"
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Took Guitar lessons from Mathew M.
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"I'm a complete newbie and Indigo has been a great instructor for helping to get me going! I appreciate that she brings in some basic music theory from the get-go so that you have a basis for understanding / navigating the instrument. I appreciate her patience and emphasis on slowing down and practicing with consistency."
Jane
Took Guitar lessons from Indigo S.
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"Recently started taking lessons again, and Eric has been great so far. He is everything a guitar teacher should be...he tailors his teaching to help you reach what personal goals you want to achieve. He is also very supportive, and his feedback is always of the encouraging type. His knowledge of guitar,music, and theory is outstanding which helps him teach it to you at whatever level you feel comfortable at. Highly recommended."
Dean
Took Guitar lessons from Eric C.
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"Jeremie is a great fit for me. He is very flexilbe and tailoring the lessons to my needs. Clearly he has background and training which he mixes nicely with the technique and my personal goals. He has a nice friendly and business like style.
Give him a try. I"ll bet he can develop a nice lesson plan for you too."
Clint
Took Guitar lessons from Jeremie W.
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"Professional and Experienced Teacher

I've had 4 lessons so far with Bernadette. I am an adult and feel I am making great progress. The lessons are a good mix of learning to play the guitar, learning to read music and theory. She recommended a good beginner book and while we stick to it she tailors the material according to how I am doing and need to learn. She also makes notes and gives me additional work in a music notebook. The lessons are never rushed and because there isn't a student after me usually are 5-10 minutes over the 45 minutes.
I feel fortunate to have found someone with a Masters in music education and 20 years of teaching experience."
Gerry
Took Guitar lessons from Bernadette T.
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"A great experience.

As an adult, beginner student I have nothing but good things to say about Ian. He has a very good demeanor during class and takes the time to find out what styles you are interested in.

He has the patience and communication skills that are found in superior instructors (I have been to a couple others and have stuck with Ian). His passion for music is infectious.

He challenges me to become better with each week and is good at instilling a sense of competition. I highly recommend him as an instructor."
Paul
Took Guitar lessons from Ian M.
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"I had a great experience with billy he does it well and I really recommend him"
Ashley
Took Guitar lessons from Billy D.
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"Dave is a great teacher!"
Danielle
Took Guitar lessons from David M.
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"I'm very grateful to have had Frankie as an instructor. He taught me how to be a better musician in addition to teaching me how to play the guitar. I understand so much more about music, composition, playing in ensembles, among other aspects of making music thanks to him. He was always patient with me and found ways to make me excited about playing everyday-even if my assignments were practicing difficult chords or scales. Truly a fantastic musician and leader."
Drew
Took Guitar lessons from Frankie P.
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