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Tim B.

63 Reviews
Newberg, OR
Starting at $23
  • Speaks French
  • Bachelors in Management and Human Resources Management from Portland State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tim B.

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Experienced guitar teacher of 20+ years available for eager 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 guitar skills. I use Hal Leonard books, & Award WInning #1 best program Steve Krenz's Learn & Master Guitar and also have the following tools available to use during lessons. I have a Mesa boogie all tube amp and Line 6 spider modeling amplifier, Cordoba Classical guitar, Ibanez and Epiphone Riviera deluxe electric, Taylor Acoustic, Presonus Recording equipment, sheet music, tab and more. Let's turn the amp to 11 and rock and roll!"

I can teach guitar fundamentals, that most songs only use 3 chords (1-4-5 song progressions the stuff that 85% of all music we listen to is made up of), left hand / right hand coordination, picking techniques, mute, & play notes on the guitar, soloing, strumming patterns, fingerpicking, using a capo, alternate tunings, acoustic blues, ...

About Tim

I love to help anyone who has been told they're not able to play guitar, has quit out of frustration, or been told they're too old or too young to play. *** Lesson Details *** Each lesson is customized to your learning style and different for everyone depending on what you want to learn. Most o

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Tim’s a great instructor. He’s very encouraging, enthusiastic and knowledgeable!
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Jesse M.

4 Reviews
Portland, OR
Starting at $50
  • Jazz Guitar from Lewis and Clark College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jesse M.

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Are you ready to learn the guitar the right way? Your expert instructor is here so that you can achieve the confidence playing you’ve always wanted. If you are new to guitar this is the best place to start. If you have the experience, you will reach the next level at my Guitar Academy.

Students at my Academy unlock their potential by focusing on the core skills that serve as the foundation to musicianship. You’ll be guided through a tried and trued methodology that has helped hundreds of students reach their goals on the guitar.

With specific exercises and lesson plans to cover topics such as technique, music theory, and ear training, you’ll constantly make progress, all while playing music that you love.

About Jesse

Study guitar with me at the top-rated guitar school in Oregon. I specialize in helping students reach their potential; if you are excited to learn guitar, I want you in our community! I'm Jesse, co-owner and full-time instructor. I am 100% dedicated to the craft of teaching guitar and am here t

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Elisse Johnson
Learning music can be overwhelming but Jesse made the process equal parts exciting, artistic, and intellectual. He is able to explain concepts better than any music teacher I have ever had (and I have tried many). He was able to meet me where I was at, inspire me when I was struggling and encourage me when I was excelling. I look forward to my lesson with Jesse every week and he has guided me from being a hopeful, dejected fangirl to being a confident, well-rounded musician.
Jeremy
I'm so happy with how fast I have advanced learning to play. What I like the most is that I have been learning chord theory, technique, practice methods, and music theory, all at the same time. Jesse makes it easy to assimilate all this information by gauging your progress and giving you only the information you need to succeed.
Haley
I started learning how to play the guitar 3 years ago and I hit a plateau with my playing. Finally signed up to take lessons and I’ve been studying with Jesse for 7 months now and made more progress during this time than I had in the first 2.5 years of playing! He is always prompt, professional, and does a fantastic job teaching online (which can be very challenging for problem-solving). He is also a very caring teacher and wants his students to get what they want out of lessons. Highly recommend him as a teacher!
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Peter Q B.

12 Reviews
Portland, OR
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Spanish, English, Spansih
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2005
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Peter Q B.

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Acoustic guitar, Jazz Guitar, Singer-Songwriter guitar. All the guitar you want to learn!

About Peter Q

I'm a multi-instrumentalist from the Northwest with lots of love for teaching people to groove. I got my bachelor's degree in music from Whitman College with an emphasis in Jazz Performance. I can teach anyone to rock, swing or get unreasonably funky. Lessons can be casual or serious and I'm down t

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John G.
Peter is a great teacher. He finds what your level is and goes from there. Peter finds what kind of style of learning best fits you.
For me, when Peter is playing the drums or Piano after he has given me the structures/scales makes it very easy to learn. Very patient and encouraging. Ask yourself- Why aren’t YOU taking lessons with Peter?
Rami
Great teacher
Debbie P.
Perfect. He matched his lesson beautifully with the music I like and how I am likely to learn quickly. Could not ask for better.

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Luther B.

46 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Awarded Father of the Year from New Hope Missionary Baptist Church
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Luther B.

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The student will be instructed on the basics of proper playing techniques, music theory, and musicianship. They will learn to read music and also play by ear which will make them a well rounded player.

About Luther A.

Luther unique talents as educator, instrumentalist, conductor, vocal coach, cinematographer, composer and arranger make him a sought-after teacher. Currently, Luther is working with the Bridgeport Board of Education at Roosevelt Elementary School for President Obama's Arts and Humanities Turn-Arou

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Danni B.
Mr. Blackwell is very patient, especially when it comes to finding the right notes in songs! Every tip I have gotten from him has improved my music time and time again! He always knows how and where I can improve in our music. Thank you very much, Mr. Blackwell!
Kawanda W.
I was intimated to to even try to learn the cello Luther made me feel at ease and confident! I'm looking forward to the next lesson!
Brian Gee
I can't say enough good things about Mr. Blackwell. He is an incredible teacher that gives you what you need at your level. If you are looking for a knowledgeable and patient instructor, Mr. Blackwell is for you! Going on 3 years and I am looking forward to the next 3 years.
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Storm N.

20 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Classical Guitar Performance Major from University of North Carolina School of the Arts
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Storm N.

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Play Guitar Like A Pro!

Areas of Study:

- Music Theory: ear training, note-reading skills, and knowledge of how music works as a whole.

- Improvisation: drill and learn solo skills and increase confidence when jamming with other musicians.

- Technique: how to hold the guitar and use the left and right hands in a way that that is relaxed and tension free.

- Repertoire: songs you learn for study.

About Storm

Are you looking to learn Guitar, Singing, or Songwriting? No matter what style you are into, I can help you build the skills, confidence, & practice strategies you need to become a better musician. Beginners, Intermediate, & Advanced students all welcome! While studying classical guitar performance

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Camilla S.
Great lesson!
Camilla S.
Xolani K.
Outstanding - expert, efficient, excellent interpreter of client needs. Highest recommendation. xk
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Devin A.

26 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks French, Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Masters of Music in Jazz Performance from McGill University
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Devin A.

26 Reviews
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Extensive experience teaching rock, jazz and acoustic guitar. I base my teaching around the interests of the student, and also make sure to cover important fundamentals of music such as scales, chords and music theory.

I enjoy helping students develop their unique talents and helping them to find their own musical voice on the guitar or bass.

About Devin

Devin has been teaching private lessons since 2002 and is currently available to teach online lessons in Guitar, Electric Bass, and Music Production using Ableton Live or Logic Pro X. Devin has worked with students of all ages and levels of playing ability from beginners to professionals. He is

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Dominic C.
Fabian M.
Devin is an excellent and knowledgeable teacher! He taught me the basics of Ableton and the details of music production, recording audio/midi tracks, sound libraries, effects, etc. He guided me through the songwriting process, and made this complex software easier to navigate through and understand. I highly recommend Devin for anyone interested in enhancing their skills in music production. Thank you Devin for all your help!
Jacob W.
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Average Cost of Guitar Lessons in Irvington

The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Irvington is $69. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $69 and $69 per hour.
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$54 average
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"Excellent guitar teacher"
Adam
Took Guitar lessons from Mallory B.
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"Great instructor! Very patient and knowledgeable."
Jesse
Took Guitar lessons from Christopher M.
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"We appreciated Phillip's patience and encouragement to a new and unsure student. The student left with the feeling of satisfaction that he will achieve his musical goals studying with Phillip."
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Took Guitar lessons from Phillip Z.
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"Tony has been a wonderful guitar and singing teacher, and has helped me learn new techniques and improve the skills I already had in just a few weeks! He has a diverse skill set (that I am only scraping the surface of), is very reassuring, and reminds me to find the joy in music. I think he would be a great fit for any type of guitar player/singer regardless of genre or age. His lessons feel perfectly tailored for the type of musician that I want to be."
Sylvia
Took Guitar lessons from Tony N.
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"Amazing first lesson! Looking forward to following classes."
Chandni
Took Guitar lessons from Luke P.
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"Great first lesson, and looking forward to learning more from you as we get to know each other."
Cheryl
Took Guitar lessons from Jeremy R.
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"This was my first lesson with Richard, he was awesome. Richard is very knowledgeable, good listener and explained in detail what we were covering for the lesson this evening. Richard is very patient and explained he enjoys working with beginners, highly recommend Richard if you’re looking to learn to play the guitar. Looking forward to learning more from Richard."
Richard
Took Guitar lessons from Richard D.
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"Super chill and incredibly knowledgeable. Teacher made it easy to understand and the lesson was very engaging."
Ralph
Took Guitar lessons from Sean H.
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"I took lessons with Steven for almost a year and I must say working with him has truly been a blast. I emailed Steven originally looking for help with my theory skills as well as both my acoustic and electric guitar playing and I have without a doubt gotten a hundred times better at all of the above. I have never been able to play a guitar solo before working with him and thought it would be months until I could even begin to think about that but right away he showed me the ropes and got me going. I was totally discouraged about my skill level because I’ve been wanting to major in music in college but started playing late in the game. However, Steven was nothing but encouraging through not only teaching me crucial musical skills but also sharing invaluable stories from when he was in music school leaving me nothing but inspired. Its often intimidating to meet a private instructor for the first time (I’ve met plenty of bad ones) but Steven is one of the nicest guys in the world and I can’t wait to continue lessons with him again once I have the time. Be sure to check out the Rivera Sunnarborg Duo live they are absolutely breathtaking! Have fun taking lessons and get ready for some nerdy music theory jokes!"
Elliot F.
Took Guitar lessons from Steven S.
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"Greg has been really great with my son who is 9. He's very knowledgeable and still very personable and able to relate to my son. Greg has been able to figure out how he learns and applies that to how and what he teaches him."
Tara
Took Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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