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Nick R.

22 Reviews
Forest Hills, NY
Starting at $55
  • Teaching since 1985
  • M.A. in performance from Aaron Copland School of Music at Queens College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Nick R.

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acoustic guitar playing: both finger picking and playing with a pick

About Nick

Professor Nick R. (guitar, banjo, mandolin, ukulele, dobro/resonator/slide, lap steel, tenor guitar, baritone resonator, bass, drums, composition) is currently the adjunct professor at Essex College, Jazz clinician for over 19 years via Kupferberg Center (Queens College) and has been on the staff a

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Peter
I first heard Nick play about 4 years ago and a friend of mine took lessons from him. When I decided to start lessons, I naturally decided to go to him. As I went to his place, I thought, "Oh wow! I forget to ask my friend whether he's a good teacher!" I need not have worried. He's superb. He focuses on musicality: listening, hearing, enjoying; and then pulls out the technical things you could improve at and delves deep. I leave every lesson feeling great, and (proof of the pudding) people I jam with comment on how much my playing has improved. I'm an "advanced intermediate" player, but Nick also teaches kids, beginners, etc. In the age of coronavirus, our lessons are on Skype, and they are great, too. He comes out of jazz and plays trad as well as modern, but he also has an Americana band, and he knows classical, and the student before me is learning Hendrix-style rock. So no matter what direction you want to go, Nick is your man!
Cris
I’ve been trying to teach myself guitar from online videos and just started taking lessons with Nick. It’s making a huge difference. He’s worked on my posture, left and right hand positions, started me on basic ear training, sight reading and understanding of rhythm. He’s given me exercises to help with chord changes I’ve been struggling with. Nick’s a great musician who loves to play but also loves to teach, so a beginner with no music training can gain from his knowledge. He’s a kind, patient teacher and an enjoyable person to spend time with. My guitar playing sounds better already.
Bob Tilton
This was my first lesson with Nick. He is a very nice guy. He created a calm, relaxed atmosphere in his studio, and he was clear when he gave me particular instructions. His knowledge of music theory in general, and of the five-string banjo in particular, was quite impressive. I would recommend him highly to both a beginner and to anyone (like myself) who is in need of a refresher course. I am very much looking forward to my next lesson.
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Jonathan F.

16 Reviews
Bridgeport, CT
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Spanish, French
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Jonathan F.

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Guitar lessons that are tailored to your specific needs, you will learn the most essential acoustic guitar chords and riffs. As always you will learn at your own pace without any pressure!

About Jonathan

My name is Jonathan, I’ve been playing guitar and studying the guitar for over 15 years and I’ve been teaching with TakeLessons for 5 years. The minute I started learning the guitar I couldn’t stop. After purchasing many books and DVDs I came across a Gospel Guitar DVD by the amazing and incomparab

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Cornelius
He’s a great guitar instructor. If you like I are looking for an instructor who has his roots in Neo Soul and R & B this is the instructor for you.
Annelies
Amazing teacher! Extremely talented!
Myra
Honest, Friendly, Wise & Talented !!
He is amazing at what he does !! πŸ™ŒπŸΎπŸ’―β€οΈ

Maria D.

5 Reviews
Sound Beach, NY
Starting at $34
  • Music Education - voice & special needs from Crane School of Music at SUNY Potsdam
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Maria D.

5 Reviews
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I take time to teach the foundations and to make sure the student becomes strong and confident before moving on. I also know how to break up a lesson so a student doesn't get bored. Fun is so important to keep on playing!

About Maria

Hello! Let's have some fun, work hard, and help you feel more confident about your instrument. I have been teaching music for ten years. I have a degree in Music Education from the Crane School of Music. I sing classical, jazz, pop, broadway, folk, you name it, and I can help you do it with ease. M

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Richard -.
Maria is an excellent teacher especially for a new student trying to improve their vocal technique.
Bridget Menzer
First timer and I really enjoyed it!
Ashleigh S.
My daughter is taking lessons with Maria. This was her first lesson and enjoyed it

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Joshua B.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $80
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Bachelor's in Music Education from Ohio State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Joshua B.

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Students can expect lessons catered to their unique learning styles, goals, and trajectory. A potential ultimate goal is to help students develop instrumental skills and a musical literacy so they can achieve whatever their musical dreams are.

About Joshua

I am a tutor who earned a music teaching degree, substitute taught, and didn't become a school teacher. I held professional tech retail jobs and am supplementing my life with my passion - education. Whatever subject or instrument I teach, I celebrate students' successes; and I enjoy helping lear

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Dee Dee B.
My son had a wonderful lesson and was well prepared for his exam
Cameron P.
Our son first time playing bassoon. Base on my son experience, he find Joshua to be very nice, patients, and explains a lot of information. It help him understand about the instrument and the sound when he play. He do have a sense of humor which help my son to have fun and be more comfortable. He also teaches other instruments, too. Highly recommended to everyone!!!!
Torrin P.
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!

Seth D.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Seth D.

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Having a variety of experiences professionally and academically, I am very well suited to cater to the interests of my students. I am currently getting my Master's degree in classical guitar performance, but I often include a variety of styles in order to motivate your practice times at home. Whether you want really nail the sound of a Black Sabbath riff, learn to solo over a blues progression, or even learn a piano piece on guitar. I can help give you the tools to form your own musical identity.

About Seth

In my lessons, I make sure that I do my best to serve your interests. No matter what style of music you are passionate about, I want to help you develop that passion into musical ability. This is done through practice, analysis, reading, and listening. Even if you want to focus on metal or popular

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Pauline Eadie
Seth is very talented and explains things in simple ways that are easy to understand. I am so glad to have found him!
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Brandi B.

35 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Bachelor of Music from Southeastern Louisiana University
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Brandi B.

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I have been playing the acoustic guitar for 13 years. As a recent graduate from Southeastern Louisiana University, I have been teaching guitar and ukulele lessons as well as classes since the spring of 2017. I hold a bachelor's degree in music performance with my primary instrument being the guitar.
I can also help you to acquire a solid foundation of music theory knowledge. You can better understand music theory concepts if they are paired with guitar techniques to supplement them.
If you are a complete beginner, do not be afraid! I will help you to learn at a pace which is comfortable but still effective for you. These lessons will be focused and designed to fit YOUR needs. Let's learn together :)

About Brandi

My name is Brandi and I am ready to become your music teacher! Playing the guitar has been my passion for 14 years and counting. As a part of the talented music program throughout my high school years, I decided that I wanted to pursue music as a profession. I attended Southeastern Louisiana Univer

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Monica DeShay
Brandi is a great teacher and I love taking lessons with her. I tried to teach myself how to play the guitar and I couldn't figure it out. It's nice to have a very knowledgeable teacher who has similar taste in music.
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Monica DeShay
Great lesson! I'm enjoying taking lessons with Brandi. She's an excellent teacher and awesome to work. Im looking forward to more lessons with Brandi.

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Average Cost of Acoustic Guitar Lessons in Centerport, NY

The average cost of 60-minute acoustic guitar lessons in Centerport is $68. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $20 and $276 per hour.
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"Rob is a great teacher! He is patient & flexible which fit right into what I needed. Right away he worked to find out my goals and create lessons to get there."
Bill
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Rob R.
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Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Donnie E.
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"I was referred to Ahmad by a professional well versed in the music industry. I'm so thankful for the referral because I couldn't have asked for a better teacher! Not only does Ahmad know his instrument inside and out with the ability to articulate his knowledge into teaching, but he also knows about record production, marketing, and much more because she's a successful performing and recording artist himself. Looking forward to years of happy, fruitful guitar playing with help from Ahmad!"
Danielle
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"Always constructive criticism and support"
Allison Wilson
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Lynn K.
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"First lesson- so far so good. I like that Eric gave me two things to practice. Also, I'm completely new to guitar, so what I'm practicing seems hard and feels super awkward, but I like that, because it gives me something to work at. I like that, even though I'm starting from the basics, Eric gave me something to practice that seems worth doing, instead of just going over string names and tuning, like some online beginner videos do. It's nice to feel like I'm practicing something worthwhile, even if it is just the first lesson :)"
Holly
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Eric J.
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"A great teacher took my kids and they can't get enough"
Anthony
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Tanesha M.
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"Ahmad is an outstanding teacher. When I first met him I had barely ever touched a guitar. Now I can play some of my favorite songs! Ahmad takes the time to work with you to meet your individual goals and his patience makes even a beginner player feel comfortable. My lesson with him is the favorite part of my day. I highly recommend Ahmad."
Laura
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"Brian is such a great teacher, he is patient and makes it fun, my son really enjoys his lessons!"
Bess
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Brian C.
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"Profesor David R is great, in just a couple weeks our child has learned a lot, he is enjoying his classes at the same time that he is picking up skill. We really recommend him"
Nilo
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from David R W.
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"Rob is an amazing teacher! My 6 year old daughter is very energetic, and has challenges staying on task. Rob makes every class fun, and adjusts his style or plan to keep her interested in the guitar lesson. I feel like she has learned a lot in a short period of time. I highly recommend Rob!"
Sharon Bailey
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Rob R.
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