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Marcela C.

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New York, NY
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Portuguese, English, Spanish
  • Teaches students Male: 5 to 15; Female: 5 to 60
  • Associates Degree in Guitar Performance from Los Angeles College of Music
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Marcela C.

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About Marcela

I'm a rock blues guitar player, graduated from the Los Angeles College of Music. I've played with some of the most renowned musicians of nowadays, such as Guthrie Govan and Philip Bynoe (Steve Vai). My debut album was released in 2016, featuring some special guests such as the guitar legend Scot

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Natalia
Marcela is an incredible teacher! She is really great at teaching the basics while working you up to playing styles of music that interest you. I'm really excited for our next lesson!

Erik H.

Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Erik H.

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Riffs, licks, solos, improv, etc.

About Erik

I believe every individual has a musical journey unique to them, and it is my priority to accommodate every student's specific musical and personal goals and needs. I studied music theory in college and have been the lead guitar player of both rock bands and Jazz ensembles. I use these experiences

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David S.

8 Reviews
Rutherford, NJ
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
  • BM -- Jazz Performance from The Ohio State University
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David S.

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My goal as a teacher is to give you the facility to express yourself through music. The key parts to developing this facility are:

1. theory -- if you know your theory, you know the best way to express your idea without having to think about it
2. technique -- the last thing you want is for your technique to hinder your ability to express your idea. Having good technique lets your ideas flow naturally

When you take lessons with me, you get out of it what you put in. Your job as student is to be honest with what you expect to achieve and my job as teacher is to give you the tools to achieve it

About David

I am a bass player first, not a guitarist who also teaches bass. Students will learn technique, theory and groove from a teacher who understands that as bass players, we are in a unique position. Since bass is both a harmony and rhythm instrument we have the opportunity to develop into leaders in

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Lucas
David was very patient and thorough with the introductory lesson. He corrected some basic habits my son had and had him sounding better in 10 minutes.

He also had practical recommendations for daily practice.

I highly recommend David.
Chris H.
David went over basic music theory and rhythm with me, and corrected some technique issues. He explained things clearly and when we put some of it into practice in the final minutes I saw instant results. Absolutely excited to do my homework and for my next lesson.
Robert F.
As a beginning, self-taught bass player of four months, I wanted to find a teacher who could analyze and critique my playing. I scheduled five lessons with David over a time period of three months. David was instrumental in analyzing and critiquing bad techniques and habits I acquired. He very thoroughly emphasized proper fretting technique and finger positioning; exercises were given that helped me obtain full tonal quality and efficient fretboard navigation skills. We also reviewed basic theory, scale modes, rhythmic weight, pentatonics and arpeggios; seminal knowledge for the beginner.

A technical type player, David has excellent playing skills as well as a comprehensive knowledge of theory and its practical application. He is a good listener and showed a genuine interest in helping me achieve my goals. I definitely can see an improvement in my playing skills....playing more confidently and efficiently.

Highly recommended.......

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Halec S.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Biology/ pre-dental from UIUC
  • Teaching since 2014
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Halec S.

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I have 11 years of experience playing electric guitar and 4 years of teaching experience. A typical lesson will begin with a warm up, followed by learning any song of your choice. We can also work on music theory, guitar exercises, and various other techniques.

About Halec

Hello! My name is Halec and I've been playing electric and classical guitar for over 11 years. I began teaching 4 years ago but now as a university student I've decided to move my lessons online. I also tutor math up to algebra 1 and physics at a high school level and have been for 6 years now. I l

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Emily
I enjoy the lesson with Halec. He helps me to understand the lessons well.
Osman
I have been taking lessons with Halec for a few months and I see a lot of progress in my playing. He's patient and makes the lesson fun!
Karen
My son has been taking lessons with Halec for the past few months and has been very much enjoying playing the guitar. Halec made him feel very comfortable and at ease, and was very patient with him during his first few lessons. Thank you for providing a great experience, we will definitely be continuing lessons with Halec moving forward.
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Matthew H.

120 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $24
  • Speaks English, French
  • Awarded Awarded Student Favorite from Takelessons Community from TakeLessons
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Matthew H.

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Award-Winning Teacher - Networked/played with various members of Heart & Bad Company & Former Queensryche. Learn Your Favorite Songs Quickly & Accurately.
2019 Update - I'm the Pacific NW Guitarist for Rudy Parris from NBC TV's "The Voice!" Go Team Blake -
Electric Guitar Is My Specialty.. Been Playing & Performing For 35 years now!

About Matthew

Learn How To Play An Instrument or Sing with Celeb Online or In-Studio Music Lessons & Personal Coaching.. Develop The Sound & Singing Voice You Want & Need For Success! Book Lessons Today I'll Show You Exactly How! Learn Easy "Baby Steps" – Exact Step by Step! Get Exclusive Insider Secre

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Very nice teacher
Omkar
Was helpful at walking me through examples of sentences for pronouncing words/phrases.
Shelly P.
Matthew did amazing work with teaching drum to both of our sons. Thank you, Matthew!
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Dmitry C.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2008
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Dmitry C.

3 Reviews
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First, I will determine your level and purpose of classes. In the first lesson for beginners, I usually give basic information about the guitar (for example, the history of the guitar, the structure of the guitar, the correct fit when playing the guitar, tuning the guitar)

About Dmitry

Hello there! My name is Dmitry Chaplin. I graduated from music school, college, and university of music. I have a lot of experience playing in different teams, I compose music. I can play classical guitar, acoustic guitar, and electric guitar. I have two contracts with music companies, I collabor

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Mark
Great teaching skills. Highly recommended !
Alex
I take lessons from Dmitry to improve my chops and advance my skill as a guitarist. If you want to improve on your licks, composition skills or just starting to learn the instrument, Dmitry will help you advance your skill through a custom curriculum designed for your level and your goals.
Jenny
Great instructor! I saw lots of improvement from week to week. Passionate teacher, who gave me great exercises, and understanding to improve my skills. Would recommend to work with him!

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Average Cost of Electric Guitar Lessons in Westfield, NJ

The average cost of 60-minute electric guitar lessons in Westfield is $70. 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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$57 average
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"I had a great session with Matthew covering some theory, blues chord patterns and scales - a lot covered in an hour and lots of things for me to practice in the meantime. Looking forward to the next lesson. Two thumbs up!"
- Dan
Took Electric Guitar lessons from Matthew M.
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"Abraham is awesome! he has much patience and explains things very well to my son. He is very flexible with scheduling. My son has had two lessons with him so far, and he loves him! his excitement for each lesson is growing and growing! Couldn't be happier with Abraham as my son's first instructor!"
- Michael
Took Electric Guitar lessons from Abraham S.
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"My son took lessons from Chris at our home school location called CHAT.
Chris was very patient and creative to help my son learn music and to make the guitar learning experience fun!"
- Jan
Took Electric Guitar lessons from Chris D.
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"Ahmad brought my playing to a new level in a very short period of time. I had been stuck and not making much progress with my improvisational skills for the better part of a year when I first started lessons with him. I was impressed by his ability to quickly analyze my playing and knowledge and suggest some focus areas. After working on various intervals, I began to feel a magnetic pull in my fingers when playing. The intervals enabled me to make the connection between the licks and lines in my head and the physical fret board on the fly during improvisational sessions.

Ahmad is extremely organized. He has exercises for every topic imaginable. His exercises are clearly written with specifics on how to effectively practice them, and they progress in an incremental and logical fashion. This level of organization allows you to get the most out of your time with Ahmad. He can quickly retrieve exercises for a topic, without having to stop and think, or waste time on transcription.

I leave every lesson with more than enough material to keep me busy. Ahmad has been very flexible working with me and changes that arise in my schedule. On top of all of this, Ahmad is a genuinely pleasant person to spend time with and I really look forward to our time together. For me, I was an intermediate player looking to get to the next step. But I'm confident that Ahmad could accelerate anyone's playing at any level."
- Ivan
Took Electric Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"Donnie has been teaching me how to play guitar and read/understand tab. I've been learning how to play some pretty cool riffs along the way. I've even learned a few songs and i'm only 5 lessons in. Im excited to see where this can go."
- Andrew Radil
Took Electric Guitar lessons from Donnie E.
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"Thank you for a wonderful first lesson! My daughter looks forward to more."
- Nia
Took Electric Guitar lessons from Michelle W.
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"Jeff masters the balance of professional knowledge and a great, laid back demeanor. He delivers information in a way I can understand and inspires me to push myself to be the best musician I can be. I highly recommend working with him, you will make tremendous progress if you follow his practice recommendations."
- Phil
Took Electric Guitar lessons from Jeff S.
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"I enjoyed my first lesson very much. Ahmad is an excellent and patient teacher, and he explains things in an easy to understand manner. He keeps things light and fun, yet there is always progress and learning happening. Can't wait until my next lesson!"
- Sharon
Took Electric Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"Matthew is a great teacher. He is very knowledgeable & patient. He always answers my son’s questions, gives him advise and homework. My son has learned alot from Matthew and he always looks forward to his Guitar lessons. We are both very happy with matthew. If you need guitar lessons, contact Matthew. You won’t regret it. he is an excellent teacher."
- Boris
Took Electric Guitar lessons from Matthew M.
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"Tim is a committed, diligent young man with a strong desire to learn and a willingness to take on any task presented to him."
- Jim
Took Electric Guitar lessons from Tim L.
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