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Pablo K.

2 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2018
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Pablo K.

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Just like many aspiring musicians, I know what it's like to struggle to improve, only to be told "just keep at it" or "practice your scales." Wondering HOW the players I see manage to access all the notes so quickly and make it look so easy. Their only explanation being "it's like this- *rips gnarly solo* Most teachers will give their students boring assignments and tell them that one day, you can move on to something else... NOT ME. I will provide you with the tools you need to learn. For example every chord on guitar, in one easily digestible PDF?!! The ability to download any video, slow it down, and learn it note by note using special software.

I know that these tools work because I taught myself how to play guitar! On my journey I took the time to create my own practice materials which simplify the guitar to it's most essential elements. I will share the method with you and teach you how to use it. Through my lessons, I will pass on the most critical, simplified versions of ...

About Pablo

Pablo Kozatch is a professional audio engineer and sound designer based in NYC where he provides freelance audio services for filmmakers and directors. Pablo has created sounds for several short films and an award winning independent feature titled Bx3M. He also created original music for two natio

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Natalia
Best teacher ever! He answered all my questions and was genuinely nice.
Mamoun
Awesome teacher! Pablo was extremely helpful and informative. His teaching style is great for all levels and helped me when I was feeling stuck at a certain skill level.
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Joshua F.

2 Reviews
Fort Lee, NJ
Starting at $15
  • Speaks Mandarin, Spanish
  • BS, BA from Rutgers University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Joshua F.

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About Joshua

Hello, my name is Joshua F. I have years of experience in teaching children, in music and many other subjects---including work with special needs children. I have been in professional bands, composed electronic music for video games and YouTube videos, and written and contributed to textbooks on m

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Jonathan (7 year old) loves learning chess from Joshua....Joshua makes each session as a fun, which is a most important factor, for young students / pupils. Joshua’s calm and collective demeanor as a teacher will bring best of interest / focus from each of his students....
Highly recommend him as an instructor, especially for younger pupils...
Baheejah B.
Great instructor, positive demeanor!
Mendel
Connects well to kids
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Christopher S.

Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Christopher S.

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I am a part-time musician, currently playing in two bands as a rhythm/lead guitarist and lead singer. Being able to create and express yourself through the musical art form is, in my opinion one of the most therapeutic, empowering, and beautiful experiences in life. My passion for teaching stems from my own experience when starting to play the guitar. Unlike most musicians, I started relatively later in life in my mid 20's. I was eager to learn but struggled to find lessons and teachers that could make music theory and its application to the instrument make sense. After countless hours spent on YouTube, online memberships, and group lessons, I finally found an instructor who has been my mentor for the past 4 years, who was able to make music theory interesting and easily applicable. As a result I was able to build off this invaluable gift of knowledge, find my own style and sound, as well as a unique approach to sharing this wisdom with others.

I take a streamlined approach in ...

About Christopher

I am a part-time musician, playing in two bands (One is an Indie/Soul band and the other is a RnB/Soul band). I have been playing guitar and singing for the past 5 years. Being in a band has taught me a wealth of knowledge and has expanded my creative process beyond my expectations. Playing with ot

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Paul F.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Bachelors of Music from University of Brigeport
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaching since 2009
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Paul F.

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I always add a bit of flair and fun into all my lessons. I teach in a unique way, teaching with all possible resources and trying to get you the student to fully understand without any confusion and to make sure that it's an easy process!

About Paul

I've been a teacher and a freelance musician for over 8 years. I've done everything from: teaching in private schools, composing for video games, jingles, commercials, film scores, short videos, being a studio musician, going on tour and more. I love music deeply and would love to teach and s

Robert G.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, Spanish
  • Teaches students 18 to 65
  • Summer Program from Berklee College of Music
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Robert G.

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"Experienced guitar teacher of over 25 years available for students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of music theory. I have written 6 Levels which have been modified over the years and produce results quickly. All material used to teach with is in pdf form and is easily explained. My goal is for you to be the best you can be.

About Robert

Fun & highly individualized lessons Patient teacher who tends to your needs with a flexible schedule Specializing in theory, soloing, technique & ear training Worksheets in pdf form and each lesson written out in Google docs Versatile performer, recording artist and teacher in private lesson

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Kyle
Incredibly knowledgeable in physical techniques required for guitar; He is a master of all the subjective hands-on knowledge you can't learn from a video or a book, like individual hand/wrist placement, strength building, muscle memory, string bending. His curriculum is excellent for developing the raw ability to play as desired.

We initially did lessons in person then transitioned to Skype once I moved away. I found no difference between in-person or Skype.
Alex
Before I became a student under my teacher, I thought that my previous teacher was good. However, looking back, my first teacher (Not Robert Grant), was horrible. The one distinct difference between many of the casual guitar teachers and Robert is that he has a great curriculum for teaching kids and adults the proper techniques, different styles, and practices for playing the guitar. I remember on the first lesson, he immediately commented my wrong form for my picking hand. Since then he has assisted me in correcting bad technique, pursuing my strengths and passions, and expanding my knowledge in music theory, both specific for guitar and for music in general. His curriculum is equal if not better than many college courses for music(classical, jazz, etc. courses). I have been with him for 3-4 years now and I find myself greatly improved from when I first started. I would recommend going to Robert if you want to seriously learn how to play the guitar with a brilliantly structured course.
Justin
I've been playing guitar for 28 years and Robert has done more to advance my playing in the last 5 months than anything else I've done over that time. Whether online or in person, Robert has a great mix of laid back attitude with a task-master's approach; he encourages his students to have fun with the guitar, but to take it and their work with it seriously. In a really short time, I've picked up a wealth of music theory and my technique has improved dramatically. Most importantly, I'm having more fun playing than I have in years. I can't recommend Robert highly enough.
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Kyle B.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • B.M. Composition from Temple University
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Kyle B.

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Want to play your favorite songs? Want to write your own? While focusing primarily on technique and theory, we'll also spend at least part of each lesson being creative together, whether improvising, or writing something, or just playing a game, because I believe that to be a well-rounded musician is to know how to communicate one's own ideas fluently. We'll also explore a variety of styles, including rock, country, pop, folk, and jazz, and we will learn songs using both a pick and our fingers. I can also teach students to actually read music and not just tablature, if they're interested in exploring jazz and classical music. Message me today to see if we'd be a good match!

About Kyle

I am a professional violinist, violist, guitarist, pianist, composer, and educator. In addition to recording and touring with my own bands, I regularly arrange and record strings for artists and producers in a wide range of styles, from underground rappers to indie rock bands to grammy winning pop

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Vivian
We got right into it and he addressed all my questions and needs at the first lesson!
Justine L.
Kyle is a great teacher and has taught me some awesome songs to begin with. Looking forward to continue working with them!
Caen C.
Kyle was so kind and attentive to my 4 year old grandson My grandson’s attention span is not long but Kyle kept his attention for 30 minutes

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The average cost of 60-minute acoustic guitar lessons in Spring Valley 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 $276 per hour.
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"Will is an excellent teacher who has taught bass, acoustic and electric guitar to our son for the last 7 years.

Will's unique teaching method allows the student to assume ownership of the learning process. His student-driven lessons had our son playing songs from the very beginning. Not chords or scales, but songs that he chose. It has kept my son engaged and passionate about music throughout his childhood.

Will is also exceptionally flexible and kind, making it easy for us to fit lessons into our schedule. He has really shaped our son's childhood and love of music. We are so thankful and would highly recommend him as an excellent teacher for any student."
Heather
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Will V.
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"This is the teacher for you (that is - anyone)!!! I've been studying with Ian for about 5-6 years, and I could not recommend him more highly. These are his gifts:
- Great enthusiasm for teaching no matt er your level, always excited about your progress, very encouraging. .
- Lovely gentle personality, sense of humor, not intimidating.
- His expertise is exceptional. This includes an ability to voice a song in the most pleasing way, not just perfunctory, but making the simplest arrangement sound great, which gives endless pleasure when practicing. He has incredibly deep knowledge of structure and theory across genres, if you want to go there.
-Lessons are tailored to you as the student, and proceed in an organic way according to your interests and abilities.
I could go on. I'm telling you, this is the teacher for you, no matter who you are. I recommend Ian without reservation."
Joan
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Ian L.
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"Randy is a good teacher. I just booked my next class!"
Nicole
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Randy G.
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"Like any good teacher should be, Alex is patient and very instructive. He can cover a variety of musical styles and ability levels. I would recommend him to anyone."
Joseph
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Alejandro L.
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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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"Matthew is a great and compassionate teacher who makes me look forward to every lesson. I know a lot of songs on the guitar now and I feel confident on the guitar thanks to Matthew. If you're looking for a kind and great teacher, this guy is for you! :)"
Katya V.
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Matthew H.
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"Learning many new skills each week"
Allison Wilson
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Lynn K.
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"I am very pleased with Lee. She is very helpful, knowledgeable and very friendly. We spent time assessing where I am skills wise and what I am seeking from these lessons. I really appreciate that so as to not waste either of our time. Thanks Lee."
Monciella
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Lee Q.
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"Greg is great! He teaches guitar in a way that lets you get playing immediately! It makes learning fun to be able to play popular songs right away!"
Kristin
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"My son had his first lesson last week & cannot wait to go back this week! So excited we found someone who knows what they’re talking about and can break it down so easily for my little beginner!"
Jackie
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Dennis O.
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