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Lisa A.

(18)
Banjo
Starting at $30
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Lisa A.

(18)

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Private Banjo Teacher

I teach a 3 finger style of Banjo playing and how to read, hear, and play music. I teach you how to play the chords, read the tablature and play by ear.

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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May 10, 2019
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.
September 27, 2018
Lorraine D.
going to be a lot of fun starting me out right where I want to be
April 10, 2017
Sean P.
Good lesson
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Glenn S.

(30)
Banjo
Starting at $25
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1979
  • Bachelor's Degree; music composition from UCSB
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I teach 5 string banjo, and have students learning contemporary songs as well as traditional styles. Soloing and right hand techniques, scales and a variety of styles covered.

About Glenn

Hi, I'm Glenn. Thank you for viewing my profile. I've been teaching students for over 20 years, playing all styles and levels of music, from day-one beginners to seasoned pros seeking to sharpen their playing skills. I teach both traditional notation and tablature, writing my own teaching method

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April 20, 2019
Laura M.
I have had a great time learning to play the Ukelele with Gkenn. So fun. Looking forward to learning more
March 2, 2019
Laura M.
Highly recommend.
January 10, 2019
Jon
Great learning experience!
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Mark S.

(13)
Banjo
Starting at $40
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1995
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Mark S.

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I play and teach both clawhammer and fingerpicking banjo styles. As a performer, I mostly play traditional and contemporary classical music, though I also have performed and recorded quite a bit of folk music on banjo. I enjoy working with clawhammer students as they create their own arrangements of tunes.

About Mark

I am a composer, multi-instrumentalist, and songwriter working in a variety of genres. I regularly perform around the Washington, DC, area as a solo guitarist, as a singer/songwriter, and with numerous classical, folk, rock, and musical theater groups. My primary musical influences include folk and

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August 7, 2019
Kristen
Mark has been a great teacher for this adult beginner! I take lessons in clawhammer banjo and ukulele with him, and his easy-going nature and skill in identifying ways to improve make it a joyful experience! Highly recommend.
March 9, 2019
SK
Mr. Sylvester is one of the greatest. He is not just an amazing guitarist, but he is also very kind. He treats people with so much respect. He speaks to me and my mom so nicely. He is very patient. He has a deep knowledge of music and knows how to get the most out of even the least talented people (like me!). He doesn't ever get mad if you make a mistake or forget to bring your music notes. We were so lucky to find Mr. Sylvester.
March 4, 2019
Virginia
Mark is a talented musician who plays and teaches multiple stringed instruments. His lessons are always informative and supportive. They are driven by the student’s interest, so anything you want o learn— styles of music, how to do a particular technique, music theory— you can bring to class. And every now and then he organizes a recital— terrifying but great practice!

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Ben E.

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Banjo
Starting at $40
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Online Banjo Teacher

I can teach five string bluegrass, old time or folk banjo playing or four string tenor banjo. I can give you the basics of chords as well as the types of right hand technique you need to pick or pluck.

About Ben

Benjamin Engel is a percussionist and mandolin player from North Carolina. Coming out of a folk music tradition he has expanded his interest into the world of electronic music, free improvisation and world music. He most recently visited Dublin to work with composer Cal Folger Day on a historical O

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March 31, 2019
Danya
Ben is a fun mandolin teacher and very thoughtful! He brings great tunes and gives helpful feedback to improve how you play.
February 6, 2019
Henry
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January 23, 2018
Concetta A.
Ben is a caring and thoughtful teacher. He helped me out at my studio teaching drum lessons for a 5 year old student and they had a great time working together! 5 Stars *****
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Phil H.

(6)
Banjo
Starting at $25
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches Advanced
  • Teaching since 1973
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Phil H.

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About Phil

I have my degree from The Eastman School of Music and have played rock and roll for decades. My joy is bringing people to music and music playing. As Music is an infinite language it has always been an eternal joy to teach and relate to my beloved students what music can say to them and what they c

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September 24, 2018
Dave
very insightful
January 27, 2018
Cameron
Cameron didn’t like his lesson, he LOVED it. It was his first lesson and Phil was extremely patient. He’s looking forward to future lessons and promises to practice! Thank you, Phil, we think we have a winner that will hopefully take time away from video games.
November 6, 2017
John
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Aaron D.

(47)
Banjo
Starting at $30
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2002
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Aaron D.

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Online Banjo Teacher

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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Average Cost of Banjo Lessons in West Falls, NY

The average cost of 60-minute banjo lessons in West Falls is $61. 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.
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$36 average
45 min
$46 average
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"I look forward to working with Brian. He's easy going, funny and patient, but very knowledgable and goal focused."
- Melissa
Took Banjo lessons from Brian Lee B.
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"Great first lesson!"
- Tara
Took Banjo lessons from Ray M.
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"5 star EASY!!! Richard was a great teacher. I was a beginner Adult who didn't even know how to tune the thing before having lessons with Richard. Super patient to begin with and he really knows his stuff. Now I'm able to play a couple songs and take what he gave me and build from there. I would highly recommend him for anyone."
- Quannah
Took Banjo lessons from Richard C.
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"Instructor is great. On line has its problems as connectivity can be spotty."
- Kevin
Took Banjo lessons from Ryan B.
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"Ryan is extremely patient and helpful!"
- Lynne Roberts
Took Banjo lessons from Ryan B.
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"I've been taking banjo lessons from Jared for almost two months. He's pleasant and professional, explains himself well, really listens when I have a question, knows a lot about music and a wide variety of instruments, and seems to be one of those people who's just born with the music in them. You can tell he's really enjoying himself. But the thing I like the most is the progress I'm making -- less than two months and I can already play several simple songs. I tried teaching myself, couldn't do it. I recommend him highly to anyone who wants to play a new instrument or improve on an existing one, he's awesome!"
- Brenda
Took Banjo lessons from Jared J.
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"I'm continuing to learn so much and having fun along the way :-)"
- Chele
Took Banjo lessons from Michelle Y.
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"Kelvin was great! I learned allot in a short time. Thank you. Joe"
- Joe
Took Banjo lessons from Kelvin L.
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"I know nearly nothing about music, but just love to try. Lyle is patient, and able to be flexible if I have not been able to practice (as much as I should!)"
- Patty
Took Banjo lessons from Lyle R.
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"Informative, friendly, patient and knowledgeable."
- steve
Took Banjo lessons from Richard C.
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