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Austin S.

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Starting at $42
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Austin S.

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Want to learn the basics of guitar to better understand music and play your favorite songs? Have you been playing for a while and want to take your playing to the next level and learn how to improvise? I am an experienced guitar teacher who enjoys working with students of all ages and abilities in many different genres. Jazz, Rock, Pop, Country and Classical just to name a few! Help me help you improve you knowledge of music and develop a skill that you will cherish for a lifetime.

About Austin

I am a professional guitarist with experience performing in many genres, including jazz, rock, pop, country and much more. I have a bachelors degree in jazz studies from James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Va. Students can expect to learn the fundamentals of music theory and to play some of

Luis M.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 1980
  • Teaches students 4 to 80
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Luis M.

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My best quality is to be Patient.
I teach in the easiest possible way.
Learning to Play classical piano or
classical guitar is very Easy with me.
I teach from 4 years old to 95 years old.
I teach in English and Spanish.
As a gift for my students,
I can tutor some French too.
We have always happy lessons.
Students have to practice every day at home.
I teach you in my studio how to practice at home

About Luis

"WELCOME" Now I am doing my music lessons on line. I am a happy teacher with a lot of experience: piano, guitar, Organ, Keyboard, bass guitar, piano accordion, Button Acordeon. Styles I teach: classical, jazz, pop/rock. I train your ear to develop musical memory. I have bee

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Feleicia
Luis is a humble, patient and compassionate instructor. He displays a genuine love for teaching and is clearly committed to his students success. He is your cheerleader-of-sorts. Meaning, when you feel flustered with yourself he's the one who keeps a positive attitude and puts your mind back into that "I can do this" thinking pattern. I'm confident that anyone who enlists the help of this outstanding instructor will surely be happy with his work.
Claudia
My 8 year old daughter has been studying piano for the past 2 months, he's flexible with timing and very patient with my child, she has learned more than I expected. I put her in his class because I heard that piano helps progress children's mind in mathimatics and other subjects and she has actually done better in her classes ever since she started.
Cristina
I took classical guitar first then piano because I got my nails done. Luis is a very patient teacher and advances his lessons according to your pace. He not only encourages you to continue the classes, but pushes you to practice at home atleast 30 minutes to work out the fingering in guitar and the hand placements for piano. I've been with him for 4 months and planning to continue, he has always kept his home clean and his work space organized. Luis offers in Spanish and English and has been very patient with my frustration when I don't get things right.

Aaron B.

18 Reviews
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Starting at $23
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 6 to 86
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Aaron B.

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Build a foundation of techniques to be able to play riffs, scales, chords and songs as quickly as possible. Build strength and dexterity through different patterns and have an overall understanding of how the instrument works and how to be creative with it.

About Aaron

Teaching drums professionally since 1998, Aaron has influenced hundreds of budding musicians to get the most from their instrument. He has studied privately with Rob Laytham (Modern Drummer columnist), Joe Leroux (marching band guru), Gary Chaffe (legendary drummer) and many others throughout the

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Patricia M.
Great instructor! I look forward to my lessons
Julie
Aaron is so great at meeting me where I am musically and giving helpful guidance to progress. I really appreciate his approach.

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Lynn K.

47 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Music & Psychology from Old Dominion University
  • Teaches students 7 to 85
  • Teaching since 1975
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Lynn K.

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All styles, technique, chords, individual notes, scales, theory, performance, finger styles, ragtime blues, bluegrass flatpicking, singing & playing

About Lynn

Whether you are 5, 25, or perhaps 85 years old when you make the decision to enter the world of music, you will be changing your life for the positive.   Your relationship with music & your chosen instrument is unique & will be lifelong.  I look forward to sharing your excitement as we pursue

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Allison Wilson
Always learninging something new
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Lynn has been teaching my children for almost 7 years off and on. She is a great teacher. Knowledgeable, patient, encouraging, friendly... a great person.
My children have done violin, ukulele, guitar, and mandolin, Highly recommended! 💫

michael P.

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  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2015
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michael P.

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I promote creative flow and feeling hee music in the guitar as well as provide an efficient and linear approach to guitar (music) theory that is palatable.
I prefer to keep things simple and move at the pace of the student as they are comfortable. No use in rushing a good thing.

About michael

I've been in love with performing and practicing musical disciplines for 17 years and want to share my passion and knowledge of music with others who are just as enthusiastic as I am. I'm here to act as a mentor for those looking to take their talent to the next level, providing a relaxed and moti

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Joseph M.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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Joseph M.

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Multi-instrumentalism is my focus. Whether your want to sing and play, or use your guitar as a percussion instrument- maybe some looping? We’re going to work towards making your playing as complete and dynamic as possible! Understanding a wide array of instruments with allow you to express yourself now matter the situation, and we’re only a few short weeks from getting there.
If you’re a beginner we’ll start with the basics of rhythm, harmony, and melody.
If you’ve got some playing under your belt we’ll dive straight into cultivating your strengths.
I can’t wait to hear from you.

About Joseph

When I first started playing music it was a compulsion. There were some old paint buckets in the backyard of my parent’s house and I had found a pair of plastic sticks that came with a set of toy electronic drums (I had few younger siblings). I played until the sticks eventually broke. I realized t

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The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Chester 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 is my first lesson.thanks for Sheet music.Looking forward to future courses."
Moyan
Took Guitar lessons from Greg L.
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"Avi has been teaching me for four months and somehow he has turned me into a semi-decent guitar player. I didn’t think it was possible to make so much progress so fast but it’s all due to Avi. I cannot imagine a better teacher. Knowledgeable, patient, kind and just has a way to take music from a page to the student’s hands. If I could give Avi six stars, I would."
David
Took Guitar lessons from Avi B.
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"Prior to meeting William, I took guitar lessons from another guitar teacher and my parents were noticing that after a few months of lessons, I was not improving from when I started. This is when I met William. From the get go, William requested that I bring a notebook, folders and my own pick which was vastly different from my last teacher who did not go by the book and never asked me to bring my own equipment.
Every lesson I had with William was structured, planned and never did I have a lesson where William was not prepared. In fact, the lessons in which we could not do much were my fault, not Williams due to me not practicing enough or forgetting my equipment. The lessons William teach are incredibly engaging as he does not go strictly by the book and is willing to cater the curriculum towards what a student is interested in. Although I am no longer taking classes with William due to schooling, it is because of Williams great teaching and remarkable persona that to this day I can still recall the lessons I learned.
Curriculum aside, William is a fantastic person who not only is funny and engaging, but has both the skill and love for teaching music. On a final note, one of the best aspects of taking lessons with Williams is that he genuinely cares about his students. There were many times were we reserved some time at the end of a lesson to talk about life or struggles that were hindering me in both music and in life. As a former student and friend of William, I cannot recommend a better music teacher than him, although I will say that if you like to slack and are not truly invested in music, than Williams might not be for you."
Julian
Took Guitar lessons from William G.
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"Very good with beginners!"
Katie R.
Took Guitar lessons from Trevor P.
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"Just the first lesson so hard to judge but James was very professional and seems like he is heavy on technique as well as theory which will be good for me, looking forward to applying myself and seeing if I can get some good playing skills"
Blake
Took Guitar lessons from James R.
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"I studied with William for just over 2 years until an out of state move brought our lessons to an end. I was gifted several lesson with William for Christmas and really only wanted to learn a very few basics that would enable me to play some basic rhythm on an old guitar I had. That changed quickly as I started my lessons with William as he opened up an entirely new musical world to me, showing me how to hear music differently than I ever had in the past. Prior to meeting and working with William I had tried teaching myself and ended up learning bad habits, form and posture and William helped me unlearn these traits which enabled me to actually learn and have fun playing guitar. I've never met a more patient person than William and would highly recommend him to anyone interested in learning how to not only play guitar but understand music. I still practice every day and his tips and instructions still guide me in my explorations. I can't thank him enough for everything he gave me . . . it truly opened up an entirely new world and approach to music for me."
Phillip
Took Guitar lessons from William G.
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"Exceptional, musically rich learning

Nick is a terrific, terrific teacher whose main goal is to nurture my son’s love of music and instill the idea that learning to play guitar or drums is not hard, it’s “unfamiliar.” Robby has been learning from Nick since he was 7 years old. I love watching Nick balance solid technique with fun. Like taking a contemporary song that my son loves and teaching him to play a portion of it. Or inviting another student (or sometimes even a professional musician) to sit in on a lesson and jam with Robby. Nick is teaching the whole person, not just their fingers on the guitar. He really cares and I would recommend him to anyone!"
Ann
Took Guitar lessons from Nick R.
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"Great lesson great teacher!"
Clay
Took Guitar lessons from Letha H.
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"After a month of lessons, I feel more qualified to rate our experience with Ryan. He has been great with my son. He is positive and encouraging all the time. My son is progressing well and is happy with Ryan's teaching style. He has enjoyed being able to learn songs that appeal to him too.I would highly recommend Ryan."
Kim
Took Guitar lessons from Ryan B.
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"Ahmad is awesome! He took a lot of time to listen to what I needed before we met. I am a total beginner, and Ahmad has been patient and very helpful. I'm making progress! I highly recommend Ahmad."
Lynn
Took Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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