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Lucas S.

2 Reviews
Jersey City, NJ
Starting at $17
  • Speaks Spanish, Portuguese, English
  • B.A Guitar Performance from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Lucas S.

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There is no method in music that works for all. From hearing the student playing on the first lesson, I immediately create a method that will work for this student and no one else. This is based on intuition and it comes from my knowledge and love form teaching music.

About Lucas

Lucas Santos is a guitarist, educator, and composer born in Brazil. He started his studies with a local teacher in his hometown who was an alumnus from Berklee College of Music. In 2014 he went to a Berklee Summer Program where after studying with great teachers he decided to become a musician. In

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Dafnie
Absolutely enjoyed working with Lucas! Super knowledgeable and he actually taught me the exact things I was looking to learn as it pertains to jazz guitar. He even broke down a song I was struggling with prior to getting lessons!! I am finally seeing real progress!
Rafael
Lucas is one of my favorite teachers. He really care about the student progress. Even after the lesson finishes, he takes the time to e-mail me everything we covered with professionally made pdf and mp3.
Hugo Alves
Lucas is one of the best instructors I've ever had. He creates the lessons focused on the student needs, and than breaks every topic into smaller chunks that are perfect to learn.

Vincent T.

East Brunswick, NJ
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Vincent T.

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I have taught for 18 years, giving both private and group lessons. I am a professional musician, having played in numerous bands, recorded and played shows. I have taugh all ages, and all elvels, and all styles. I play a number of instruments including piano, guitar, bass, violin, banjo, mandoli

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James R.

107 Reviews
North Brunswick, NJ
Starting at $45
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 1980
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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James R.

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Please Read : OVERVIEW just below this, Thank you.

The Best way to achieve being a Great Guitar Player is buy Studying Music Theory, Learning Proper Technique and form on the Guitar. Anyone can just learn Chords or Songs buy just Practicing, even though you may be wrong and not know why. But to be Trained and develop the Correct way is 100% Faster, and help to eliminate any obstacles that you would encounter otherwise. You also would have a complete understanding of what you're doing, How it all works, and why.

About James

PLEASE READ : Thank you. I'm a trained Musician (Private Lessons) and have been Studying & Teaching for over 37 years. I've taught, Recorded & Played everywhere from small to Large venues from NJ, NY to CA and back. So you don"t just get the Lesson, You also get all that culture and experience a

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Farreen
Great at making sure you understand the basics of music theory before proceeding to the instrument itself. Helping me become a more confident and smarter musician.
Francine D.
I've taken lessons before and have always become disappointed because there was never any structure to the lessons and theory was treated as secondary. I wanted to really delve into theory because that is the knowledge needed to have no limits. Finally, I found Jimmy. He is a true teacher. Jimmy makes sure he teaches you the theory behind what you are doing. I have been playing for over ten years and was not progressing. After just a few lessons with him, I am starting to truly see the fretboard. I am finally excited again!
Claire
Great at explaining music for beginners in a way that is simple, fun and efficient!

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Cole K.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2020
  • Teaches Beginner
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Cole K.

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Hello! I am an experienced musician who has been writing songs and playing guitar for 12 years! My course will be perfect for the beginning guitarist with an emphasis on ear training. You'll learn how to properly tune your instrument, learn chord structures, strum patterns, picking patterns, keys, scales, and other basic techniques. I will also use these techniques to help you learn songs of your choice, and to write your very own songs. I'm excited to work with you!

About Cole

My name is Cole Kemmer, I'm a singer-songwriter based out of the Nashville area. I have been playing and performing for 12 years now all around the state. I play acoustic guitar and mandolin and am also a vocalist. I am a massive fan of bluegrass, folk, Americana, outlaw country, alternative rock,

Benjamin M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Benjamin M.

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Guitar lessons with me provide a unique opportunity to explore how technique, and theory can help students of all walks of life reach their musical goals. I have played a range of contemporary styles spanning from Jazz, Funk, R&B/Soul to Hard Rock/Heavy Metal.
I have experience with students of all ages whether it's inspiring your children to picking up their 1st instrument, or helping you pickup that Dusty guitar in the corner.
The Span of our lessons will cover all the things necessary to not only make you a better more well rounded guitar player but all the knowledge necessary to maintain your instrument while you grow with it.
A few lessons with me will have one feeling like the guitar is another extension of your body and your life.
So if you are interested in taking on music as part of your life, allow me the opportunity to help you start that journey and provide you with some key tools to make the strides you want to see in the path.

About Benjamin

Guitar lessons with me provide a unique opportunity to explore how technique, and theory can help students of all walks of life reach their musical goals. I have played a range of contemporary styles spanning from Jazz, Funk, R&B/Soul to Hard Rock/Heavy Metal. I have experience with students of al

Scott S.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaching since 2008
  • middle and high school clarinet student, 7 years from local
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Scott S.

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Through the foundation I've gained by the influences of Mel Bay, Hal Leonard, and Suzuki musical instruction methods, I compile my own teaching materials. Using personally constructed guitar lessons, I demonstrate, instruct, and guide the student based on my assessment of their individual needs, skill level, and progress. Lessons are formulated in Modules, and advancement through them is based on the student's personal aptitude, skill level, and practice commitment. Learning is accomplished by ear as well as through essential methods of musical notation (tablature, 5-line staff, rhythmic comprehension). Students are trained to perform written music as well as to write and express the music within themselves.
I'm an encouraging and motivating guitar teacher with a casual relaxed approach. Teaching new guitarists is very rewarding to me. To see the light come on and watch a student perform a song, express themselves musically, and create their own composition is an awesome experience.

About Scott

The key to learning guitar......is finding the right instructor! I am an encouraging, effective guitar instructor and an experienced performing musician, offering in-person beginner through intermediate guitar instruction in my home and on line. It is very rewarding to me to help others alon

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Lucas
Scott takes his time to teach you proper techniques to take your playing to the next level.
Joan B.
I'm enjoying my lessons with Scott. He has taught me a lot. He makes playing and learning exciting. I can't wait for my next lesson.
James
I started with Scott as a newbie and he has definitely helped me grow as a guitarist. He takes time and makes things easier to learn. As complicated learning can be, he simplifies it and breaks it down. When I feel like I’m not progressing he always shows me how I am. His modules are easy to follow. His teaching style is compatible with all types of learners whether you are visual, hands on or a listener. It’s not just business with him. He’s always available for questions after or between lessons. He’s knowledgeable in equipment so don’t hesitate to ask for some advice on what to buy. He’s affordable and lesson times are flexible. I highly recommend him for all ages and learning needs.

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Average Cost of Guitar Lessons in Somerset, NJ

The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Somerset 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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"My son has been taking lessons from Jason for about 9 months, and he LOVES Jason! He is awed by the level of talent Jason has and is inspired by the way Jason teaches him. Lately, Jason has also been working with our son on garage band and composition. We're really liking this also. Professional, flexible, talented - what more could you ask for?"
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Took Guitar lessons from Jason S.
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"Speedy has been a great teacher for my son!"
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Took Guitar lessons from Speedy B.
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"Based upon my experience with Bill teaching my son, I would definitely recommend him for guitar lessons. He was always upbeat, pleasant and ready to share his knowledge, not to mention, he could listen to a song and then jot down the sheet music for it. In that regard, he could teach a person any song they would like to learn. I would say, my most convincing recommendation comes from the fact that my son was always ready and happy to attend a session with Bill, which as a mom, made my heart happy. Give Bill a try!"
Sherry
Took Guitar lessons from Bill G.
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"Russell was an excellent guitar instructor! He made learning simple and fun. He was always professional and kind. I would highly recommend him!"
Dori
Took Guitar lessons from Russell S.
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"Bill is a great teacher. We have covered rock lead, rock rhythm, finger picking, strumming patterns all while learning new songs and expanding my playing base. I had tried to self teach back in the 1990s so had some bad habits, Bill has worked with my to fix these so I can play more fluidly. Bill is very accommodating to what I want to learn while pushing the expansion of my ability. It's been a very enjoyable experience."
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Took Guitar lessons from Bill G.
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"My son, Harrison has been a guitar student of Chase Robinson's since May of 2013. As his student, Harrison has learned technique, scales, chords, theory, songs and improvisation. Chase is an incredibly knowledgeable and patient instructor. My husband and I have been extremely impressed with our son's progress over the last 2 1/2 years and are grateful to Chase for helping Harrison grow as a musician. We would highly recommend him to anyone interested in taking guitar lessons."
Jennifer
Took Guitar lessons from Chase R.
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"Learning a lot!

Kevin is a very knowledgeable, dedicated, patient, flexible, and professional instructor. He is very observant about when to push me to practice more and when to just allow me space to absorb what I've just been taught. And occasionally when I get a little frustrated with my guitar and progress is particularly slow for me we sometimes switch to vocal coaching.
Plus I have an incredibly busy work schedule and Kevin has always been very willing to adjust my lesson time as necessary."
Karly
Took Guitar lessons from Kevin T.
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"Learn the guitar here.

If you want to learn everything about the guitar and music in general, Josh is your teacher. He is very patient with you and knows the pace you need to be on. Josh is unique in that he focuses on the songs that you want to learn. He will quickly learn the songs that you want to learn and will spell it out for you, step by step. In the way he explains the concepts of the guitar, you will be able to figure out many things on your own. He will tell you what you're doing wrong and help you fix it. He's very encouraging and doesn't let you say "I can't". It's more like Hey, hey, what can I do."
Matt
Took Guitar lessons from Josh G.
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"I learned some interesting techniques that I had never heard of. I look forward to my next lesson"
Sharon
Took Guitar lessons from David E.
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"Great with Kids

Jesse has been very patient and understanding with our shy child. He brings out the best in her and is very encouraging and patient while she slowly builds her new skills. He has found great ways to keep her interested in learning this difficult instrument. He is easy to get a hold of and always on time."
Beth
Took Guitar lessons from Jesse H.
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