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Gordon L.

13 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Associate of Arts Degree from Mesabi Range Community College
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Gordon L.

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Gordon L. began playing music at a very early age but didn't begin to learn the saxophone until he was in fifth grade. Gordon's interest in music grew when he began to work sound systems for bluegrass bands and eventually he started to experiment more with music. Soon after he would pick up g

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Kathy
Supportive, encouraging and very relaxed. Good pace.
Akshay S.
Gordon is an excellent teacher. The thing that stood out most about him is that he will let you learn anything you want! He doesn’t just read off a book, but asks you for what you want to play, and guides you through it. He also makes you more confident, and pushes your boundaries. The experience is highly interactive and entertaining. I have accelerated so fast through his teaching and I would highly recommend him!
Gerry S.
The reason for 3 stars is that the audio was terrible. Gordon sounded like he was in a tunnel , and I was getting feedback on my voice, it was very disconcerting and hard to understand. Difficult to learn under those circumstances. The video was just fair. Gordon is good, but the experience was not.
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Greg G.

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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1989
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Greg G.

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We will cover music theory, technique, and getting to know the fingerboard, or I can teach you a specific song of your choice written out in tab.
Ideally both will be covered so you can learn the mechanics behind the music that you love to play!

About Greg

I have been playing music for over 30 years, and have been teaching music for almost half of that time. I have performed and recorded throughout the Midwest in a variety of cover and original bands ranging in styles from metal, rock, to R&B/Jazz and Blues. I teach these styles as well. The most

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Wenxing
I enjoyed my lessons with Greg. He is very helpful, always upbeat, patient and positive. He takes things slow so that you don't feel like you have tons of things to practice. And over all he's just really nice and fun and a very good teacher to have.
Tanner
Greg is a great men also a great teacher, when i first meet with Greg for my first lesson that i known i will be learning by the great teacher.
I had played guitar in the past many, many years but for sometime in my life was so busy working, and focus on raising family but i had to put away my guitar i bought 25 years ago. finally, now i decided to learn to play my guitar again and find Greg on take lesson.com and he has been teaching me just like i am a beginner playing but i am now so happy that i am on a good hand and Greg had been teaching me playing my guitar again. so far so good. Thanks Gregory
Craig Cirbo
I took lessons from Greg when I was much younger say 12-13 for a year or more. He taught me a lot and had me playing guitar really fast, I always tried to do what he asked and he never ever got frustrated if I did it wrong or couldn't play what we were learning right away correctly!. Also all of what he taught me stayed in my head all these years some how and I kinda progressively got better and better!. I'm pretty happy with my playing and a lot of others are to!. Greg has something special about his students and teaching them to play the guitar correctly no matter what or how long it takes, he cares about you as a student. You get out what you put in ,but be patient cause it also takes time. But you'll see the difference later down the road that Greg was the right teacher for learning to play and the theory behind the guitar.....I recommend him as a great guitar teacher!. I myself take lessons from him again at the age of 38 , I was able to find him on Facebook after all these years and we do lessons via Skype, I'm a very happy student, very happy!. And I thank Greg Gladman for that!.
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Kahlil N.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Production, Record Engineering, Mix Engineering, Artist Branding, Songwriting, Music Business from 1500 Sound Academy
  • Teaching since 2021
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Kahlil N.

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I've been doing music/the arts for 17 years, from performing at various theaters in musicals, to background singing for Grammy Nominee/Golden Globe Award winner Andra Day. All ages are welcome! I went to local performing arts school SCPA and am currently attending the 1500 Sound Academy. I teach guitar, Pop/Rnb/Musical Theater vocal training, piano, and bass. I let you go at your own pace of learning! I'm just here as a guide to lead you in the right direction, give you a new perspective, or to give you information you may have not known otherwise so that you can achieve your goals musically! I also have no problem with those that need more structure to their learning as well! Hope to hear from you soon!

About Kahlil

My name is Kahlil and I'm a songwriter/producer from San Diego, CA. I've been doing music since I was 3 years old, performing in local musicals and events, then learning various instruments/production by the time I was 10 years old. I went to SCPA (School of the Creative and Performing Arts) from 6

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Matthew W.

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  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Matthew W.

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My strong suits are teaching rhythm guitar, jazz chord chart comping, fingerpicking/fingerstyle/Travis, easy-to-intermediate classical technique, improvisation, composition/songwriting, music recording, music production, music theory, learning songs by ear, and music memorization. ...I can’t teach

Salvador B.

22 Reviews
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Starting at $42
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian
  • Bachelor's Degree in Music Education from Aaron Copland School of Music
  • Teaches Advanced
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Salvador B.

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I am very good teacher. I take you through each step of the way and make it easy for you to learn. I teach all ages and everyone who wants to learn, learns with me.
I have experience with large groups and one on one lessons. Guitar, piano, violin, Ukulele, Chess, etc... Oh yes, I can teach! I have experience in public schools, private schools, music schools, private studios, etc...
I have an extensive Music Education background, in other words, I went to college specifically to learn how to teach.
I'll be pleased to have you as my student, because it is MY PLEASURE to teach and share what I know about music with others!

About Salvador

I am a professional musician and educator. I have always enjoyed and been eager to share the musical knowledge that I learned from the very first music lesson I ever had; this feeling in me has never changed. I simply love to help people who want to learn new instruments. I am patient and encourag

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Jordan
Teacher wasn't at location yet I've still paid!
Patti
I had my very first lesson today with Sal, and I’m excited about some very cute things he taught me in just a short period of time. He is very talented, approachable, enjoyable to work with, and knows what he’s doing. I look forward to learning and growing with him.
Felix
This brief lesson was helpful, especially since its my first time learning. I learned a few chords and now have some homework to do. Very personable and straightforward! I just moved back to Dallas and needing some instructions to finally get started.

Jake P.

13 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Awarded Recipient of the Jane Burkleo Music Scholarship from Macalester Music Department
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jake P.

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Experienced teacher of 5 years, specializing in beginner/ intermediate guitar, voice and performance. All ages welcome. Whether you're looking to play the blues, serenade your crush, shred face-melting guitar solos, or any other smattering of skills, lessons will be catered to meet the individual goals of the student. Not to mention random bits of musical trivia, picked up from years of obsessive Wikipedia reading.

About Jake

Learning should never be a chore. For me, nothing is more exciting than learning something new and sharing it with other people. I have been teaching private music lessons for 8 years now and have developed a method that allows for students to provide direction to their learning, while still deve

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Monica K.
Super knowledgeable/knows what he’s doing! Loved my first day!!
Caroline W.
Jake has been a wonderful instructor: very knowledgeable, gives great tips & advice, and always encouraging. Thanks, Jake!

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The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Ballston Spa is $64. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $300 per hour.
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"This was my sons first guitar lesson with Joshua. Lesson went great. Because of Josh’s positive demeanor, My son is motivated to practice everyday. All good!"
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"A knowledgable musician. Summer has gone to College for music and you can sense this right away."
kevin
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"We couldn't be happier with Sergei. My 14 year old daughter has had an such a good experience with him over the past year and a half. She progressed well from day one. Plus he is easy going and a great personality for a teenager. I would highly recommend him as a teacher! Thanks Sergei for helping her to have such comfort with the guitar!"
April
Took Guitar lessons from Sergei Z.
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"Blake is an outstanding teacher. I have over 20 years of experience playing guitar, but felt my playing had stalled. I did an extensive search for the right teacher, and found Blake. We talked the first time and I was impressed enough to make an hour-plus drive to meet with him. During our first lesson he identified weaknesses I knew I had (and try to cover up with some clever playing), as well as strengths, and put a plan together to get me moving, and it has.

Blake has done Skype lessons for every other time we work together. He has been great and I recommend him to all ages and players. He is approachable, kind, encouraging and effective. I have worked with many drum and guitar instructors over the years, and Blake is among the best."
Jon
Took Guitar lessons from Blake C.
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"Ben was incredible. I had to move out of state shortly after we begun, but he taught me a lot during our few lessons. He's definitely a best bet."
Pierre
Took Guitar lessons from Benjamin M.
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"I really like Ryan approach. He is friendly and makes you comfortable. I'm 63 years old and I'm just trying to learn to play some Jazz & Blues and after several years of jumping all over the place with web lessons and really learning nothing; I think I've finally found a teacher who can help me learn to play guitar. I look forward to my lessons with Ryan. I hope to continue this music relationship until I can really play. Its my dream and my hobby now that I'm retired and Ryan has already given me the confidence I need to succeed."
Greg
Took Guitar lessons from Ryan S.
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Eric is a great teacher. I had taken lessons from someone else several years ago. Eric was immediately able to adjust to my skill level, and pushed me further in just a few weeks than I had ever hoped. He's very patient, yet is always getting me to get better.

He's great, communication-wise. He's even sent me vids, showing me how to tackle problems.

His knowledge is incredible. But the important thing is that he shares what he knows - technique, rock, blues, classics, theory -- it's all there!

Bottom line - if you want to improve, Eric's your only choice."
Bob
Took Guitar lessons from Eric J.
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Paul is patient and truly took interest in me getting better at the guitar. He would check up on practicing after the lesson and was always available for any questions.

Pauls a great teacher. I highly recommend him for lessons."
Jonathan
Took Guitar lessons from Paul W.
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