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David R.

17 Reviews
Brewster, NY
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 5 to 30
  • Bachelor's Degree / Bachelor of Music - Conservatory of Music - Concentration: Studio Composition from State University of New York College at Purchase
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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David R.

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For acoustic guitar the first thing I do when I meet a student is to interview the student and find out why they want to learn how to play the guitar and what are some of their goals. Then I find out what style of music they would like to learn. I have the student come up with ten songs they would like to learn. I take this information and structure future guitar lessons around the essential elements of these songs. I design each lesson to teach the specific skills required to learn those songs. I create an organized binder guitar workbook and having a teaching degree I create all of the lessons to meet each students individual needs that include lessons on theory, technique, chords, rhythm, scales, arpeggios, songs, song form, and exercises etc. I use a color coded method to teach scales, chords and theory that I created that help students not only understand scales but also they are able to see visually where chords come from. I break down each song into easy digestible parts so ...

About David

Hi my name is David and I love and enjoy teaching guitar lessons to students of all ages and I come to your home for lessons. My goal in life is to enrich people's lives with music. The first thing I do is interview the student and find out why they want to play the guitar and what are some of thei

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Karen C.
I only have high accolades for David. I've learned more from David in the mere 5 lessons then I learned in a years worth of lessons in the past. His method of teaching is perfect with the right amount of homework. He customizes the lesson for the type of music I ultimately want to play with a good balance of theory and practical lessons to get me there. Bravo!!!
Ela
Lessons with David were very inspiring and so much fun. They were well planned, organized and productive. David also was very flexible and accommodating with scheduling the lessons.
James
My son had a great first lesson and knows what to do for practice this week and is excited to continue learning with his next lesson
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Kyle C.

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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Russian
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches students 5 to 70
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Kyle C.

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I offer structured, gentle and engaging lessons that help people achieve their goals with guitar while learning to love the process of learning and playing. It is incredibly important to me to foster this enjoyment of playing in order to help my clients become life long friends with their instrument and the joy of making music!

About Kyle

Hi! My name is Kyle and I am an acoustic guitar teacher who has been playing for more than sixteen years and teaching for about three. I am a gentle teacher who tailors lessons to the musical goals of my students in order to help them learn to love the process of playing and sharing music with othe

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Zachary A.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks 日本語, Español, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Music Performance from Berklee College of Music
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Zachary A.

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Hello current & future Guitar Lovers!
With a background in teaching at two music schools, studying at the
Berklee College of Music, and playing in Wedding Bands for 4 years, here is a short summary of my lesson Format
My lessons CATER to my students. Through creating arrangements of YOUR favorite songs we build guitar technique, core music, and practical learning skills. These arrangements are leveled to meet the student where they are at in the learning process while also making sure they have a 100% guarantee of playing their favorite pieces of music!

About Zachary

Hey Music lovers! I'll keep it brief. I'm originally from Miami FL. I Began studying music at 12 and went to Dillard Center for the Performing Arts. Afterwords I received my Bachelors in the Arts from the Berklee College of Music, 2014-2017. Since graduating I have taught at two music schools, ha

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Bai
Zack is jazz guitar wizard! Not only is he amazing with the instrument, he’s also great at explaining new concepts, breaking things down into small, digestible pieces and encouraging students to explore their own musical interests. I’ve learned so much and have really enjoyed my time studying with him! Highly recommended!

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Robb V.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $29
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1999
  • Bachelors of Music from Shenandoah Conservatory
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Robb V.

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I studied hazz and classical guitar at Shenandoah Conservatory receiving my degree as what amounts to a double major double minor in Jazz piano/Recording engineering and jazz and classical guitar. I teach reading, writing, theory, improv, etc

About Robb

Hi! I'm Robb: .piano, guitar and bass teacher. I’d like to tell you a little bit about myself. I started playing piano at 6, all classical music, and by 10 was playing in piano guilds and scoring very highly. However, around 11 or 12 i was searching for something other than 200 year old music a

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Kristen
Robb is classically trained and a brilliant teacher! He taught our son guitar! He can really reach the kids and engage them!
Colleen
My son has been taking lessons from Robb for over a year now. He loves his instruction from Robb!
Cole
Robb is great guitar teacher! He’s fun to talk to, very knowledgeable and always can take what I say I would like to learn and come up with creative tools or exercises to help me achieve that goal.
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Darrell M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music from Bethany College
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Darrell M.

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If you or someone in your family would like to learn to play the guitar, I have had years of experience and would love to assist. I teach using a note reading approach as well as a finger strumming technique that I believe is the best way to approach learning the guitar. Let's get started today!

About Darrell

My goal is to personalize a music lesson that is designed around each student’s learning style, skill level, schedule and interests. My specialty is in teaching elementary age students, but I have taught all ages, including adults through the years. My philosophy for teaching involves these eleme

Lyle R.

26 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Bachelor of Music from University of Wisconsin - Whitewater
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1989
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Lyle R.

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I cannot learn something without wanting to immediately begin sharing what I know. That's what inspired me to begin teaching, and it continues to drive me today.

My credo is, "Take fun seriously." There is a reason we say that we "play" music; it is meant to be entertaining, for the listener and the performer. I know you want to learn to play an instrument so that you have one more pleasure in your life, and not to take up a new profession. But I also assume the highest potential in my students. If something is worth learning, it's worth learning well. My goal is for people to say to each other, "There seem to be a lot of good guitarists coming out of the Madison area. What's in the water?" My bottom line: Whatever your personal objectives, it is my job to discover them and help you meet them, whether you're interested performing at the campfire or the concert hall.

If you do not live nearby, we can learn together through online chat via FaceTime, Skype, or Google Hangout. I ...

About Lyle

- Degree in Music Theory / History from University of Wisconsin - Whitewater. - 25 years' teaching and performing experience. - Fluent in all electric styles, plus acoustic and classical. *** Lesson Details *** I like to cover the fundamentals while focusing on your personal goals. All stages

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Scott R.
So far so good. Very patient as mistakes after mistake was made. Corrected quite a few mistakes I was making so that my habits would be good habits from the start. Let me talk to myself as I messed up and complimented me when I was on the right track.
Nancy C.
Great lesson! Thanks!
Robert C.
complete novice; adult student. First lesson very relaxed. Excellent blend through-out lesson of questions and information my goals and background as well as instructor's goals for me and his background. First "technical" part of lesson was manageable and care taken by Lyle to make sure I understood what was being presented. I left the first lesson feeling this would be a good fit between instructor and student

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Average Cost of Acoustic Guitar Lessons in Beacon, NY

The average cost of 60-minute acoustic guitar lessons in Beacon is $67. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $276 per hour.
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$55 average
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"Eric is a really great teacher. He has so much knowledge and experience and really listens to his students and is flexible with the music he teaches you. I walked away from these lessons with a greater understanding of the guitar as an instrument and lots of practice exercises to help increase my skill set. I'd recommend him to guitar players of all levels."
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Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Eric J.
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"Great teacher, I love taking lessons from him. I enrolled for two months now and my progress was outstanding."
Filippo
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Andrea B.
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"He's patient and he know his stuff. Recommend!"
Sabrina
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Joe B.
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"My boyfriend said he loved it. Chris said he was catching on quick and has the finger strength already.
I'm looking forward to hearing more positive things about him and the next lesson.
Thank you!!!"
Jason
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Chris B.
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"My experience with McCann was definitely one that shaped my guitar skills in such an impactful way. When I first considering starting I was skeptical about whether or not I would have time or the money but Mr.Turner really took me by surprise. I was able to fully comprehend the basics of the Acoustic Guitar while also having time for for my full time job at planet fitness. At this point I am not confident in myself to play in front of others as I was very shy before. Thanks to McCann Turner I am now at a place in my life where I wanted to be."
Clay
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from McCann T.
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"Being a beginner (guitar) I attended my first class with a positive mind and no set expectations. I left class joyous, as Billy mastered to introduce me to guitar theory in such a simplified manner, which made it easy to grasp. I attended my second class last week, and feel that I have advanced/internalized greatly in such a short period. Further, I appreciate that Billy has always been prompt to attend my inquiries. Based on the aforementioned experiences, I look forward to my upcoming classes, and I’m very curious to know the end result - without hesitation, I'm certain it will be positive. Billy is a very gifted guitar teacher, hope he can teach for many years to come - as many can benefit from his great talents."
Claudia
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Billy D.
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"Great lesson! Learned a lot and plan on continuing to take lessons with Eric. I love the ability of being able to take lessons in my home."
Mia
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Eric C.
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"Eamon is a virtuoso at guitar; but he is a very patient teacher. He has a degree in music from New York University and a certificate in composition from the Mannes School of Music. Eamon had me playing songs in just a few lessons. Highly recommended."
Caitriona
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Eamon R.
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"Lucas and Logan really liked Calvin and looking forward to their next lessons."
Lucas & Logan
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Calvin A.
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"Claire is just awesome. I have had several instructors over the years. None have been as fun and knowledgable as Claire. I learned more in just a few lessons than i had with other instructors. I am so disappointed my work schedule changed and I can’t continue. I highly recommend Claire for any age."
Merrill
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Claire C.
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