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William D.

30 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Jazz Trombone from New School For Jazz and Contemporary Music
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William D.

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Whether you dream of becoming a singer-songwriter, or the lead guitarist in a rock band, I will provide you the tools you need to make those dreams come true. I have many years of experience playing many styles of music. If you want to learn to play your favorite songs, or even right your own music, I can help.

About William

I am a professional trombonist/guitarist living in New York City. I recently finished my Bachelor's Degree in Music Performance at the New School For Jazz and Contemporary Music. I have a lot of performing, touring, and teaching experience, performing in venues such as Carnegie Hall (Stern Auditori

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Michael
First lesson, I'm an older adult who has played for years but wanted to reboot and get back to basics and take it to the next level. William was insightful, enthusiastic, and informative. I'm looking forward to working with him!
Marcus
Marcus finished his lesson smiling. He liked Billy, he liked what they did and is glad I signed him up for lessons!
Shirley
Wonderful teacher. Skilled in his craft. My son is excited to learn from William!
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Patrick A.

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New York, NY
Starting at $42
  • Awarded GA Hall of Fame Talent Search Scholarship recipient from GA Music Hall of Fame
  • Jazz Guitar Performance from Kennesaw State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Patrick A.

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I have been teaching guitar professionally for over 4 years in the Atlanta area. As a recent graduate of Kennesaw State University with a degree in Jazz Guitar Performance, I have developed a deep love for music and the guitar which I thoroughly enjoy sharing with my students. I currently teach and perform, traveling across the United States with various groups performing a multitude of genres, all of which I love teaching and sharing with eager students! I was not a "natural" guitarist, so I have a great method for making guitar/music make sense so that all of my students can be successful. I look forward to working with you!

About Patrick

I am a professional guitarist, composer, and educator living in the Greater Atlanta Area. I started playing guitar while in high school at Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School. I owe a lot of my success to my time spent here as this school is consistently ranked one of the top schools in the nation. I

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Drew
He’s great! 1 lesson in and already learned some new tricks!
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Jacob B.

Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $30
  • Sound Recording Technology from University of Massachusetts Lowell
  • Teaches students 5 to 80
  • Teaching since 2020
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Jacob B.

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My lessons are completely based around you! What do want to learn? What do you want to accomplish? Do you want to start with the basics, or learn something new that will get you excited about guitar again? From basic to more advanced guitar practices, it could be as simple as wanting to learn your favorite song or breaking down the scale behind your favorite solo. Tell me what inspires you. I'm here to make you happy with your playing!

About Jacob

I started playing piano when I was 5, guitar when I was 8, and I've been singing most of my life. I play in a band with two friends I've known since way back then - we wrote music then, and we still do now. I took guitar lessons until I was 12 or so, learned bass guitar and sharpened my skills thro

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Joao M.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Portuguese, French
  • Bachelor of Music in Performance from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Joao M.

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Our lessons will be laid-back, encouraging, and productive. We will work together to help you achieve your goals and gain a well-rounded music education, regardless of age or musical background. Students who study guitar with me will not only learn songs they love to play, but will learn proper technique, sight-reading, music theory, and ear training. I tailor each lesson based on the musical interests and goals of the student. I aim to give the students a solid foundation in technique and theory in order to help the student feel comfortable with the guitar and to make progress at a steady rate.

About Joao

I believe that anyone can learn an instrument and, even more importantly, that everyone can enjoy the process of learning music. I lived in Brazil, Portugal, Netherlands, Germany, and in Boston before moving to New York. Moving around so much has brought me in contact with all sorts of people an

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Alex & Jessica
If you're reading this, you are very lucky because you've just found the most amazing music teacher!
Our son has studied piano with Joao for the past four years. He started with Joao when he was six and continues to this day. He loves Joao. Joao is a patient, intuitive and adaptive teacher that provides incredible instruction, in any music genre. He honed in on our son's musical interests early on, making learning piano fun and interesting. We often say, Joao is not just teaching our son piano, he is giving him a music education, introducing him to an array of amazing pieces from different genres. He's a rare talent both as a teacher and musician. We feel incredibly lucky to have found him. You will too!
Michael
I studied jazz piano with Joao for over a year. In my time working with him, I learned a tremendous amount. Joao is both an extremely talented musician and a skilled instructor. He clearly cares a great deal about his students and their progress. He was always patient (especially during weeks when my practicing had been slow) and both encouraging and supportive of my efforts to master new concepts in jazz. Joao has an excellent sense for what his students want to accomplish in their musical explorations, and an ability to tailor his lessons to the student’s unique goals. He has an impressive knowledge of both the history of jazz and music theory which makes him an incredible resource for learning about the jazz idiom. Last but not least, Joao was very personable and fun to talk to, and I always a enjoyed working with him. He is an outstanding teacher.
Margaret
Joao is an amazing piano teacher. I would highly recommend taking lessons with him!
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Nils B.

34 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Dutch
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Guitar Institute of Technology from Musician's Institute
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Nils B.

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Obviously also depending on your specific goals and experience, besides learning your favorite songs, we'll discuss techniques, music theory and creating music yourself (improvisation and songwriting).

I can also provide helpful advice on guitar related aspects like sound/equipment, instrument setup /maintenance and recording.

About Nils

Whether you're a beginner or more advanced, age 5 or 500, in my experience, with just a little bit of practice each day anyone can learn to play guitar. Maybe your goal is to simply learn to play your favorite songs or maybe you want to learn to write your own music, improvise, or perform live.

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Daniel
Nils is a great teacher. He has really advanced my music theory knowledge.
Jesse
Nils is a great teacher! Has helped me a lot with both guitar and better understanding music theory. Highly recommend!
Sarah O.
Nils was wonderful! He took the time to understand and teach to my abilities and made me feel like a competent, confident guitarist right away. Highly recommend!
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Raymond (Remi) L.

214 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Papiamento, Dutch
  • Awarded Very High acknowledgements from THE NATIONAL DEAN'S LIST OF AMERICA & AMERICAN BIOGRAPHICAL INSTITUTE.
  • Teaches students 6 to 80
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Raymond (Remi) L.

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You can count on quality lessons!
From the first lesson you will be able to play a song on your Guitar.

The following topics are what you will be learning from me:
Basic Popular Guitar:
Introduction: The Guitar and its parts
Sitting positions
The right position (left and right hand)
Tuning
How to use the pick
Down & up Strokes Strumming
The diagram and Tabs
Basic Chords:
Harmonic Progression Reading
Repertoire (Easy American & Children Songs)

Intermediate Popular Guitar:
Up- an downstroke Strumming
Arpeggio
Chords: Bridges, Substitutes, Altered, and Bar-chords
Tab reading
Repertoire (American, Latino & International Songs)

Advance Popular Guitar:
Advance Strumming
Chords: Dominant 7, Minor 7 chords, Major 7, Minor 7, Diminished, ½ Diminished, Add 9, Add 6, 7th-5th, 6th/9th
Music notation reading
Repertoire (Other American & International Songs)

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"The Total Rock Guitarist" Method (by: Tobias Hurwitz)
Easy & Advance Chords
The ...

About Raymond (Remi)

I completed musical studies at the Conservatory of Music of San Juan, Puerto Rico and graduated MAGNA CUM LAUDE, with Majors in Musical Education and as a Performing Artist. I am a qualified multilingual Music Instructor. I have performed as a guitarist with several orchestras, musical groups, ba

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Michelle
Raymond was GREAT!!! Super patient and so, so kind!!! Would highly recommend!!!
Harrison
Remi is a great teacher and has the patience with children, teens and I’m sure adults. He is organized and very structured which is ideal for my needs. Thank you Remi for all you do. The Smith Family.
Sheila Jaszlics
Mr. Lasten is a very patient and methodical teacher. He is polite and puntual. Every lesson is challenging. I recommend him.

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The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Whitestone is $66. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $276 per hour.
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"Adam has been coming to our home for almost 2 years to teach my 13 y.o. son and 12 y.o. daughter guitar. It has been a wonderful experience for all. Adam has a cool temperament and is quite patient. He has really made the whole learning experience rewarding and enjoyable for the kids. It is apparent that they have been growing as guitarists. Adam is highly recommended as an instructor."
Lisa
Took Guitar lessons from Adam K.
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"Corey is a former guitarist with the Temptations, and a walking encyclopedia of knowledge. I've worked with him many times over the last 20 years, and you won't find a better teacher for all levels. He's knowledgeable, patient, and has a wonderful sense of humor. I highly recommend him, as I have for the past 20 years!"
Carter
Took Guitar lessons from Corey C.
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"Awesome lesson very knowledgeable and fun to be around"
Jordan Waits
Took Guitar lessons from David C.
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"Jeremie is knowledgeable and easy to work with. He caters the lesson to your goals and I have no doubt I will achieve what I want if I stick with it! Would definitely recommend!"
Danny
Took Guitar lessons from Jeremie W.
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"After many different guitar teachers and disappointing results, I nearly put my guitar away for good. Fortunately, I decided to give it one more try by signing up with Kevin. He helped me make the most of what I had already learned before moving on to new techniques. Now I can play many of my favorite songs. I'm more confident and happier than ever with my playing. I'm even playing for other people, and I've even written a song, two things I never imagined myself doing. Kevin is patient, tactful and supportive. He never makes me feel stupid or incompetent. He is an excellent teacher. As a former teacher myself, I recommend him without reservation."
Rhoda Miller
Took Guitar lessons from Kevin J.
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"Nathan is an excellent teacher. He is very clear in his explanations and helped me to better understand guitar chords, strumming patterns and fingering. He gave me several exercises to work on in the coming weeks. I am looking forward to my next class.
-Karen A"
Karen
Took Guitar lessons from Nathan D.
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"From the moment you meet Dennis, you know he has "that musical something."

From the moment you meet Dennis, you know he has "that musical something." Dennis' teaching style is genuine, present, and easy to understand. Further, he has the ability to take his natural gift for music, schooling, and experience in the studio to help you create a musical journey and to capture sound like no one else can. I would recommend Dennis to students of any age or professionals at any level. He's just that good!"
Rachel
Took Guitar lessons from Dennis H.
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"This guy can help you be the guitarist you have always wanted to be, especially if you are just starting. He’s one of the most intuitive players I’ve ever heard and he is an amazing teacher. AND, he’s a riot.

Guitarists who tour with famous acts are the best of the best.
This doesn’t mean they can actually teach. In this case, Corey spent years touring with Motown and rock artists and built a large following of loyal students as well.

From all his years of playing, Corey developed a killer teaching method. And it works. His students learn to have a really good time with their music. He uses his outrageous sense of humor to make you feel comfortable and empowered, at every session.

It’s cool to learn from a 20 year old. There is also a lot to be said for learning from guys who have been playing a long time.

I am a music teacher (keyboard) as well. If you want a great experience learning to play guitar, Corey is your guy. You will have SO much fun!

How do I know this? I used to tour with him and I’ve known him for many years. If you get to study with Corey, you’ll be glad you did.
Randy L."
Randy
Took Guitar lessons from Corey C.
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"Lisa makes learning fun and allows my son to branch out into songs he's interested in. She lets him lead, and yet guides/teaches him allong the journey."
Joey
Took Guitar lessons from Lisa C.
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"My 7 year old daughter loved it, she can't wait to keep learning. He is very patient and knows how to make it easy for her to understand."
Emma
Took Guitar lessons from Cristopher H.
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