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Tim H.

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Highland, NY
Starting at $42
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Tim H.

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Music is a journey of creative exploration with as many different paths and destinations as there are styles of music and musicians. Students will benefit from a personally customized approach to learning, exploring musical styles that range from rock to pop, blues to country, punk to folk, and at every level of musical experience. Tim is a teacher with 20 years of teaching and performing experience.

About Tim

Tim has been playing music at local venues and with local bands and musicians for 20 years, and has been teaching privately and for music studios and schools for 10 years. He fell in love with music at an early age and quickly picked up a variety of instruments including guitar and drums. As a priv

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Caileigh M.
Tim is wonderful! Very musically intelligent which is so important. Fantastic demeanor and cadence with my daughter, which is important for her learning style. So pleased to have found him!
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David R.

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Brewster, NY
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 5 to 30
  • Teaching since 1999
  • 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 ...

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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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Lisa A.

19 Reviews
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1997
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Lisa A.

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I teach all areas of Guitar. I teach you how to read the music, understand the theory, and to play many different styles as well as genres of music. I also work on playing by ear and transposition as well as how to follow a lead sheet or chord sheet.

About Lisa

Lisa Abrams has a Vocal Music Education Degree from Capital University, Columbus, Ohio. She graduated in 1997 and has been teaching professionally, both in schools and privately, since that time. She has taught General Music grades K-8 in the Parochial School System. She has been the Music Dir

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Denis D.
Got more than was expected. A+
Tyler
My lessons are great! She is incredibly knowledgeable in both experience, and the literature aspect of the piano instrument and I plan on keeping my lessons with her as long as I can.
Lorraine D.
going to be a lot of fun starting me out right where I want to be

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Jay B.

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Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • 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 performing for over 40 years and teaching professionally for nearly twenty years. I started in folk music playing coffeehouses as a teen. I then played in rock, blues and country bands through my twenties and thirties as guitarist and singer in the Washington DC area. I always had a int

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Owen C.

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  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2008
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Owen C.

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I take what I’ve learned from classrooms and stages across the United States and give you the fast track. Although I have a large library of songbooks and theory books, I also have perfect pitch, a skill that allows me to write down the notes as I listen to a song for the first time. This allows us to start playing your requests right away.

About Owen

My father was a professional guitarist. I grew up with the sounds of music in my house. I credit this environment for helping me understand music in a way that would be near impossible if I had any other way. I hold a bachelors degree in music performance from the University of Southern Maine. I

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Roger C.

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  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 20 and up
  • Teaching since 2019
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Roger C.

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First and above all, the guitar is FUN. But it can be a challenge to describe all that a guitar is to a beginner. A guitar can be played and used to express any emotion and can become a friend. In addition to conventional music notation, guitars can be learned more easily using a special system called tablature.

I like to ask what the student is wanting to accomplish on the guitar. What kind of music they like, how they want to utilize the instrument, picking, strumming, fingerstyle, etc. I can then structure lessons to help them accomplish their goals.

About Roger

I have been playing guitar for 55 years and was fortunate to have an excellent teacher when I was young. The guitar is a wonderful instrument and tool for expression but mostly FUN. I hope we can use it to bring happiness into your life.

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Average Cost of Acoustic Guitar Lessons in Pawling, NY

The average cost of 60-minute acoustic guitar lessons in Pawling 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 $300 per hour.
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"I've been taking lessons for almost a year, and am still very happy with Jimmy's teaching technique and content. He continues to explain things clearly and lessons are still fun. He challenges but is not unreasonably demanding because he understands that there are other things going on in life."
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Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from James R.
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"My son has really enjoyed his lessons with Tim! He is patient and kind. We will continue with Tim!"
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"Donnie is awesome and so patient!"
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"Alex is so patient and a great teacher. He always has positive feedback and makes the lessons fun. He is very knowledgeable and does a fantastic job!"
Sarah
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Alexander S.
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"Russell is very patient with my children when teaching them guitar. The kids love him and are always eager to learn more from him. In only a few short months they have picked up plenty of skill and continue to impress me and the family at gatherings"
Serena
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Russell S.
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"Andrea e' un ottimo insegnante di chitarra... La sua passione e' importante per il miglioramento dei suoi studenti... Almeno a me e' successo questo. Avevo difficoltà nel migliorarmi e lui mi ha fornito grande motivazione. Assolutamente consigliato!"
Monica
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Andrea B.
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"If you are searching for someone who has talent, enthusiasm and the gift of knowing how to share their musical knowledge with you in a manner that is also FUN, then look no further. Francesca is the "real deal". In the short space of a single lesson she can tie in music theory, keyboards, harmonica and guitar so that it all makes sense. Thank you Francesca!"
Bill
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Francesca V.
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"Michelle was a very good guitar teacher. She was very pacient with me. I would definitely recommend her to somebody"
Ivan
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Michelle W.
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"This is my first experience of playing the guitar and I really enjoy the lessons with Lucian. He is a professional musician as well as a teacher! He is explaining a theory as clear as it is possible and puts a lot attention to practice! Thank you, Lucian!"
Alyona
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Lucian W.
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"Kirk is a great guy and great teacher! I have been working with him for the past couple of years. He is very patient with this old learner. I know he is also good with younger kids who are the age of MY grandchildren. He has great knowledge of the guitar and the skills to be a successful musician. I will miss him as he moves to Denver. Thanks, Kirk!"
Steve
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Kirk R.
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