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Mason B.

New City, NY
Starting at $59
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Mason B.

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Have you or your kids always wanted to learn to play an instrument? Let me help you learn your favorite songs and explore new repertoire as we dive into what it means to make music! I am passionate about helping students create, discover, and inspire others. We will cover fundamental topics related to both technique and theory in the context of music that gets you excited! By studying the rich traditions that are jazz, classical, rock, pop, blues, folk, etc., we will pave the way for you to create music of your own. Reach out to me if you think we may be a good match!

About Mason

Hi there! My name is Mason! I am originally from the state of Maine, but have recently relocated to the great state of New York. Since moving, I have thoroughly enjoyed getting to experience the great food and diverse culture NY has to offer! When I'm not teaching the little ones their numbers, col

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Chris B.

37 Reviews
Butler, NJ
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Business Administration from William Paterson University
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Chris B.

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My goal as a teacher is to avoid any type of dogmatic "one size fits all" curriculum. I always want to know what music the student enjoys and build my lesson plans based on their tastes. Chords can be physically challenging for beginners so I like to work with single-note melodies early on so that the student isn't quickly discouraged. Learning chords becomes the medium-term goal. As for the long-term, I will then use specific songs as examples for how music theory works in the context of their favorite bands. I am always prepared to adjust my lesson plans based on the students progress and overall comfort zone.

About Chris

My name is Chris B. and I've been playing music for most of my life. The best lesson that I've personally learned is that a musician is never done learning. Once you start believing that you know everything there is to know about your instrument then you've stopped growing musically. Personall

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Marley
Awesome first lesson for our 14 year old daughter! She’s pumped to continue with Chris, and we’re pleased with the entire process so far.
Ron
I have been taking lessons from Chris for 5 years. He is very open to learn and teach all styles of music. in turn, allowing me learn and play music I though i never would. His guidance in "the technology" of music is also greatly appreciated.
The learning experience with Chris is top notch, never an issue with communication or punctuality.Always able to move around his busy schedule for the "adult" student.
I want to thank Chris for allowing to find my "Soul Mustard" He is the best you can find

Ron Frank
Wayne NJ
Jay
Chris is an awesome instructor! He was patient and professional. I was truly a beginner and Chris helped me every step of the way. I would recommend him to anyone looking to pick up a guitar or further enhance your skills. Thanks for all the help!
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Mark C.

11 Reviews
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Starting at $52
  • High School Diploma from Boardman High School, Boardman, Ohio
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2006
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Mark C.

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Mark is an American composer, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and music producer.

I started teaching private music lessons my senior year of high school, in 2006. Since then I've taught over 50 different students of all ages from 3 years old to 61 years old. While still living in Ohio, I was the one and only official guitar teacher for Guitar Center Youngstown through the duration of 2008-2009. In late 2009, after moving to Los Angeles, I continued to teach privately all around the city. I currently live in West Hollywood with my wife and dog. I plan to continue teaching private students for the rest of my life.

About Mark

Mark is an American composer, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and music producer. I started teaching private music lessons my senior year of high school, in 2006. Since then I've taught over 50 different students of all ages from 3 years old to 61 years old. While still living in Ohi

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Mark is a patient, friendly, experience and pleasant teacher. I enjoyed working with him very much. I learned a lot of new things during his classes. I need to practice all. I am very happy to recommend him to anyone else who is looking for a great teacher .

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Nate K.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Nate K.

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I completely understand the struggles of first year guitar players. It can be a rough starting period, but it is possible. I know first hand how hard guitar playing can be at first, because I was not a natural by any means. I can show students different chord shapes and notes in a way that someone who has been playing for decades might not, because I am still learning too. I have been playing for about 5 years now, but every day I pick up the guitar I learn something new. With each new chord is a thousand new songs, and you will be learning the hottest and coolest songs by no time.

About Nate

Hello, I am Nate, a college student at Virginia Tech (go Hokies!). I have been playing guitar for about 5 years now, but the struggles still come and go, as if I was a beginner. I understand the struggles of learning chord shapes, making the fingers go where you want it when you want it to, and com

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Jay B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jay B.

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Take your playing to a higher level. Professional musician (40+ yrs. exp.) Music teacher (20+ yrs. exp.) Online only.
Learn acoustic finger style and flatpicking, Blues, delta to Chicago and solo jazz guitar, chord melody, playing over changes, improvisation and technique to make you a better player.

About Jay

I have been playing and teaching professionally for many years. I enjoy working with all skill levels from beginners to intermediate and advanced students. Personally, I love to play Jazz, Blues Folk and Bluegrass. We will move along at your comfort level and speed. I love to pass this gift

Peter A.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $100
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Peter A.

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I've been playing guitar, composing multi-instrumental music, producing music, playing in professional and local bands, and have been an active studio session player for 17 years.
I have been teaching guitar for just as long, and helped many students understand break-through concepts and acquire skills that other teachers were unable to.
I have taught total and complete beginners to play their favorite song after 2 weeks, with 1 hour per day practice time. I taught my best friend and my brother to play guitar, both are now in professional touring bands.

About Peter

I have been composing and producing music for 20+ years. Since I got my first guitar at 13, I've been playing in bands, writing, recording & mixing songs. Touring with bands throughout the U.S. And personally learning from my network of industry veterans who have worked with bands such as: The Roll

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Timothy ..
Peter seems like at nice guy with a true passion for music. In a short amount of time, he was able to share a good place to start with in guitar. Thanks Peter!
George
I had a great time learning how to play guitar and am on my way to playing my favorite songs! Would highly recommend!!
Joseph
I learned everything I know about guitar from Peter, because of him I have an excellent understanding of not only how to play guitar, but how to structure and write music. This has led me to play live music and jam with musicians on a regular basis. He is an amazing guitar instructor, and can teach you whatever you want to learn — I highly recommend him.

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Average Cost of Acoustic Guitar Lessons in Chester, NY

The average cost of 60-minute acoustic guitar lessons in Chester is $66. 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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"Gewg is an awesome teacher and has no problem with any questions you have"
Samuel
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"She does a great job at teaching you at the level you are at. Either advancing quickly, or going slowly depending on the individual needs of the students. She has different techniques in order to develope the guitarist as a whole with finger picking, strumming, and learning songs. She is wonderful to work with!"
Kristen
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Loralee W.
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"Extremely motivating and an inspiring guy. If you want to learn the guitar this guy is a great place to start."
Mike Glendinning
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Jonathan F.
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"My son was very comfortable with Mr. Tomas. My son is very young, but Mr. Tomas gave him a shot. I appreciate his patience and willingness to be flexible with my sons 3-year old personality. I also learned a lot to practice with my son. Thank you Mr. Tomas!"
Paton
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Tomas B.
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"New techniques every week"
Allison Wilson
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Lynn K.
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"I have taken instrument lessons in the past, but never for guitar, which I have been teaching myself for many years. I’m glad I came across Nathan because he seems to be able to answer all of my questions that I had stocked up. We began with a lesson about the history of tuning frequencies because I mentioned I was interested in that. An hour flew by as we went over everything from the fundamentals to learning certain scales and theory that will help me in the music that I tend to play.
Nathan is very pleasant, easygoing and thoughtful in approach. Now I have some awesome charts and scales to absorb and practice because he left me with the best visual diagrams of scales on a fretboard I have ever seen. Looking forward to more lessons!"
Martin
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Nathan D.
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"I have been Prawit's student for several years in both in-home lessons and online. He is an amazing teacher! Prawit really takes the time to understand what I want to learn, and shows me how to achieve those goals. He is extremely clear, patient, and supportive. He teaches me both acoustic and electric guitar in several different musical genres."
Ruby
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Prawit S.
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"He's a great guitar teacher- very intuitive- really will help you along in your guitar journey. He became a friend as well. Thank you so much for your help."
Greg
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from David E.
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"Wonderful and patient teacher. We will most definitely continue lessons with Michelle."
Julianna
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Michelle W.
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"Mr. Salvador is extremely kind, informative, and patient. He helps me with any piece I want to play. There are many teachers I’ve met over the past couple years, yet none as helpful as Mr. Salvador. 5 stars!"
Calvin H.
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Salvador B.
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