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Joshua A.

8 Reviews
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Music from Belmont University
  • Teaching since 2011
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Joshua A.

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To me, learning any instrument is about balancing the exercises with the fun material that makes you want to keep playing. I am a technique-focused teacher insofar as making sure any student of mine is avoiding bad and sometimes unhealthy habits in their playing. I do, however, try to find fun ways to work on technique, with the end goal being playing repertoire that is fun for the student. I believe technical exercises have their place in learning any instrument, but that it's important to spend the majority of your practice time on material which is ultimately enjoyable to play.

I do have certain sets of books I like to follow depending on the student's interests and age, but I am always happy to tweak the lesson plan to fit the student's needs. I also tend to supplement whichever books I'm using with material of my own, to make sure we're also covering important topics such as music theory and maybe a bit of relevant music history in the process.

About Joshua

Hi there! My name is Josh, and I'd love to be your teacher! I've been playing guitar since I was eight, starting out playing rock and roll, then focusing on classical training for my college career. In both undergraduate and graduate school, I studied classical composition as a classical guitarist,

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Michael
Joshua has helped me become a better guitar player by showing me how I can work towards my goals, and giving me exercises, information and musical practice that makes my goals attainable. Joshua is a student-directed teacher, and he has worked with me to focus on my areas of interest (songwriting and fingerstyle/chord work). He is willing to answer questions, responsive to ideas, and able to explain difficult concepts. I've learned things that will help me improve my guitar playing for years. Thank you, Joshua.
Ashlyn
I was self taught when I started taking lessons, Josh helped me fix some bad habits that helped me push my playing to the next level!
Marco
I grew up on bossa, and wanted to learn how to play it. I had played guitar for years but mostly rock and folk. Josh was able to take what I knew and teach me how to play bossa music.
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Glenda J.

35 Reviews
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Starting at $23
  • Speaks English, French
  • Teaches students Male: 5 to 55; Female: 5 to 75
  • Teaches Intermediate
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Glenda J.

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About Glenda

After studying at Cass Tech High School and Wayne State University in MI, I have enjoyed teaching privately, in groups, and at churches, I have performed vocally and instrumentally throughout the US and in 8 foreign countries, and taught at public, charter, and private schools. It is important to t

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Danyelle
Ms. Glenda is very inspiring, patient, and kind with her teaching style. She is committed to musical excellence. So glad I found her.
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Jeff B.

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  • Teaching since 1992
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 14 and up
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Jeff B.

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Irish, Scottish, British, Celtic, Breton.

¡Hablo Español!

I Teach All Ages, at All Levels!

I toured Europe for three years in the late 1970s with the folk group 'Dalriada' - I played authentic Irish music with Irish musicians. I intimately know, understand (and will teach you) the real Irish feel!

I have been a professional musician all my adult life, teaching thousands of students over a span of more than three decades!

I use the Zoom app for live interactive lessons from the comfort of your home.

You certainly have many options available regarding choosing an instructor, but I have to assume that you would like to hire the most qualified teacher to guide you on the journey through the wonderful world of music.

Everyone moves further, much faster, and is more likely to stay engaged by learning from a master teacher with decades of real-world professional experience to share.

I will give you what you need to know, in order to take you where you want to go!

About Jeff

People study subjects for a great number of reasons, consequently I customize my lessons to each individual student's needs and wants. We learn different ways. Some of us are more visual, some more tactile, some more intuitive, some more cerebral, etc. Understanding this allows me to adapt to eac

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Amanda G.

3 Reviews
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches students 4 to 12
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Amanda G.

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Let's take the first steps into your percussion endeavour together! We can choose music you enjoy, go at your own pace, and experiment with any techniques you are interested in. It's time to rock and roll!

About Amanda

As soon as I was introduced to band in 6th grade, I was obsessed with all things music! When I was 12, I taught myself how to play the drums by mirroring Zac Hanson's performances on VHS. My first "drumset" was a mix of wood, buckets, and tin cymbals! Not only did I play my way through most instrume

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Shaheen
Amanda was fun, patient, and interactive with me when I was learning how to drum.
Joe
Amanda is an awesome teacher!

She worked with our daughter, who had never played an instrument, at GRRR. Very funny and entertaining.
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Kristen B.

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  • Teaches students 3 to 12
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2015
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Kristen B.

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Guitar is such a fun instrument. Lessons are student based, we will learn what you want to learn, and the way you would like to learn! Your curriculum will be made just for you!

About Kristen

I’m Kristen! I am a mother to an adorable little boy named Beckett. I live on a farm with lots of animals. I love the spring time when all of the babies are born, I especially love baby goats (did you know they are called kids too!). During the weekdays you can find me teaching music lessons,

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Emily M.

64 Reviews
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  • Speaks Spanish, Korean, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BA in Sociology from Texas A&M University
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Emily M.

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Do you need to learn English for work, school, or a big test? Do you want to practice English just for fun? I can help you! I have over 10 years of experience with all ages and abilities of English learners. I enjoy helping my students reach their goals and become more confident English speakers.

About Emily

I was born and raised in the US, but I have more than 12 years of experience teaching English as a Foreign Language overseas and online. I truly enjoy finding ways to help students reach their individual learning goals. I have experience teaching all ages and abilities. No matter a student’s ab

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"I wanted to learn how to play a Gypsy King song for my wife at our wedding. Lorin taught me fairly quickly, he made it fun and really easy to learn. Then I figured I would learn the basics so I can just jam out to songs or just mess around with my guitar. Now I can strum some early 90's or old school alternative songs. It seems alot easier to learn songs now. Super nice guy and very smart/laid back. Definitely worth the money"
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"I am totally new to singing and this was my very first class so I was quite apprehensive. Stephen however was able to create a safe environment and within minutes I felt that it was right, that taking singing classes was not a crazy idea.

I am very happy and I hope I will be able to take many more classes with Stephen."
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Took Singing lessons from Stephen M.
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"Richard is a fantastic instructor that is flexible with may many questions. He answers succinctly, and is willing to go down the rabbit hole with me (I'm a philosophy major). But, he is quick to bring me back to instruction in the playing itself. His patience and persistence are noteworthy. I couldn't have asked for a better instructor to teach me my first instrument."
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"explains everything in great detail and is always available to answer your questions. Gives you plenty of exercises to help you develop whatever skill you are currently trying to improve. She can hear when you make mistakes while playing a piece and tells you how to correct it. Also has a great voice and can help you improve your singing."
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"I've been going to Steve for close to a year now for guitar lessons. I've been happy with my decision to go to him. He is professional, courteous, responsive, and very knowledgeable. I would definitely recommend his services to others."
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Took Guitar lessons from Steven S.
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