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Grant H.

(108)
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Starting at $25
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2007
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Grant H.

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I like to make learning an instrument fun and easy to fit into your schedule!

If you're an adult finally getting around to learning your dream instrument or a child following your passion of playing music I tailor your lessons specifically to you. We look at what you want to play, pick specific songs that you want to learn, and learn the techniques you need to play these songs. It sounds simple, but it's so effective and much more fun to learn this way!

About Grant

Hi! I'm Grant! And it would be my pleasure to be your music instructor. I teach all of the fretted string instruments: Guitar | Banjo | Mandolin | Bass | Ukulele I structure my lesson plans specifically around what you want to learn and how you want to learn it. We will go as slow or f

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December 3, 2019
Paul M.
Good lesson.........as always.......clean up transitions between phrases.............thanks Grant
November 26, 2019
Paul M.
Another really good lesson. Getting into timing quite a bit. Will work on using metronome to get timing down. Thanks
November 13, 2019
Martina
I took Uke classes with Grant and truly enjoyed them because he’s very patient and doesn’t rush-force learning. I highly recommend Grant to anyone who wants to learn to play the musical instruments he plays. I’m a stroke-brain injury survivor and was hesitant to take Ukelele classes, but once I saw I was making progress, I felt more confident about continuing classes.
Highly recommend Grant,
Martina Gallegos
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Jesse M.

(101)
Banjo
Starting at $70
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaching since 2006
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Jesse M.

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Learn basics about rhythm, harmony, and melody, and how they apply to the banjo.

About Jesse

*Disclaimer* I'm currently not taking beginner students on voice/singing, guitar, bass, drums, piano, and ukulele. I highly recommend my studio partners Melissa though. Please check out her profile: https://takelessons.com/profile/melissa-m62 My Background I've been playing with classic

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August 2, 2019
Romy R.
Jesse has given directions on how to successfully become a better musician. His approach and explanation on musical theories was much more understandable than what I was previously reading. Overall, I found the lessons to be very usefull.
June 28, 2019
Dulcenea
Super kind, patient and teaches a lot in each session!
March 25, 2019
Alex
Jesse is very friendly and a fun teacher to be around.
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Aaron D.

(47)
Banjo
Starting at $30
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaching since 2002
  • BA - Music (Jazz Studies) from San Jose State University
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Aaron D.

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I specialize in teaching Clawhammer style and 3 finger "Scruggs" style.

About Aaron

Hello fellow and future musicians, and thanks for checking out my profile! To tell you a little about myself, I was exposed to music at a very young age since my dad was a musician. I first picked up the drums at the age of 5, and took piano lessons for a year when I was 6. I later played the sa

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August 6, 2019
Lukas M.
May 10, 2019
Cain C.
Worked really well with my 10 yr old, super happy about our decision.
November 8, 2018
Mackenzie R.
Aaron has been teaching my 13 yr old daughter for a few weeks now and it's going great. He's teaching her songs she wants to learn and great tips to create her own songs. I would recommend him to teach anyone.

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Edwin I.

(111)
Banjo
Starting at $49
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks English, Spanish, Japanese
  • B.M. in Studio Music and Jazz Instrumental - Guitar from University of Miami
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Edwin I.

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Earl Scruggs 3 finger style
Learning songs
Improvisation soloing
Proper technique
Repertoire
Music analysis

About Edwin

Hello! Thank you for your interest in taking guitar/piano/music lessons. I am a professional teacher/studio musician/performer/producer with over 20 years of private teaching experience and a graduate of the University of Miami Studio Music and Jazz program in 2002 specializing in the guitar.

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September 20, 2019
Antonia D.
Great first lesson. My daughter was super happy after her lesson with Edwin, and very inspired to practice. Edwin was very polite and patient with her during the lesson. I look forward to seeing her make progress in future lessons.
September 11, 2019
Andrew A.
Just what the doctor ordered. Someone that can walk the walk!!!!! Well worth the money. Knows subject and great demeanor. Looking forward to future lessons.
August 3, 2019
Maria
he is so patient and teaches very well
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Mel P.

(15)
Banjo
Starting at $29
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Music Education from Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville
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Mel P.

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5 string banjo Skruggs style bluegrass.

About Mel

I have tons of experience and formal university training in music education. I know how to take the complex and make it simple. There are very good reasons my students rise to the top. Experience makes a difference, and I have more professional teaching experience than 99% of other instructo

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October 24, 2019
Matthew
Very patient and calm.
Very talented teacher.
October 10, 2019
Matt
Explains everything in detail , moves in a progress in which I retain the knowledge very Easy.
I highly recommend Mel.
Very calm , collect and patient.
June 11, 2019
Alyza
best ever
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Anthony C.

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Banjo
Starting at $59
Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
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Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
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  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • M.F.A. - Integrated Composition, Improvisation, and Technology from University of California - Irvine
  • Awarded Claire Trevor School of the Arts 2015-16 Graduate Research and Travel Grant from University of California - Irvine
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Banjo lessons will begin by learning the basics of three-finger rolls and clawhammer technique. My philosophy on banjo playing is to begin by learning basic tunes and how to improvise over them.

About Anthony

Anthony has a great passion for working with students and helping them to succeed in achieving their own musical goals. As a teacher, Anthony’s primary motivation is to foster creativity, confidence, and independence in his students. Through a focus on musicianship, music theory, and technique, Ant

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Average Cost of Banjo Lessons in Kiamesha Lake, NY

The average cost of 60-minute banjo lessons in Kiamesha Lake is $64. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and your location, you should expect to spend anywhere between $40 and $130 per hour.
30 min
$37 average
45 min
$48 average
60 min
$64 average

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"Adam is very nice and adapts his lesson to my kid. I recommend him."
- Benjamin
Took Banjo lessons from Adam T.
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"It was perfect, Ben was really helpful and made me feel totally at ease with the whole process of learning. Can't wait for the next lesson, thanks Ben!"
- Tammy
Took Banjo lessons from Ben Z.
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"Amazing banjo teacher for adult student

Aaron is a great teacher - and I'm sure it doesn't matter what instrument he is teaching. For me, it's the banjo. He makes in fun, tailors his teaching to what you want to learn and what type of music you like, is very patient (I'm an absolute beginner), and reliable.

He's helped me get some important basics down that I never could have just scrolling through YouTube for instructional videos. I would recommend Aaron to any parents or students any age out there. You'll be happy you went with him."
- Henry
Took Banjo lessons from Aaron D.
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"Glen is a cool teacher

He's been a great teacher, I've learned a lot of fun songs. I'm learning to play the banjo, this is the dirt instrument I've learned and I've had a lot of fun learning thank you Glen!"
- Eunice
Took Banjo lessons from Glenn S.
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"Mike incredibly skilled and patient, has a wonderful teaching manner, and is always encouraging--the perfect mix of traits for a terrific instructor."
- Rita
Took Banjo lessons from Mike T.
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"Ray is patient, knowledgeable and very talented. I am having fun learning to play the banjo."
- Brenda
Took Banjo lessons from Ray M.
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"Eric was very patient with me and that was important. He was also prepared and professional. I would recommend him to anyone that wants to learn to play an instrument."
- Teresa
Took Banjo lessons from Eric L.
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"Hannah is awesome!"
- Brad
Took Banjo lessons from Hannah F.
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"I am so glad I found Edwin on line. I live only one mile from him. I just turned 80 and wanted to learn an instrument. Edwin is so patient in understanding I might be a bit of a slow learner. I will recommend Edwin to anyone interested in learning or inproving their skills with any string instrument.
Thanks Edwin
Jim"
- Jim Younger
Took Banjo lessons from Edwin I.
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"John was a great instructor. Friendly, encouraging, and great at demonstrating techniques."
- Joshua
Took Banjo lessons from John B.
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