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Don C.

17 Reviews
Vancouver, WA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Don C.

17 Reviews
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All that I request from a student is a desire to learn. I will work with you at your pace to achieve the musical goals you have. Each student begins at a different level.

The first lesson will focus on your musical background. If you are a beginner, that's no problem. I specialize in working with beginning students to teach them all the joy and satisfaction there is in mastering an instrument.

I love to laugh and the lessons are very laid back and fun, but I desire that a student move forward and learn new techniques.

You will be playing simple songs after your first lesson. I'm asked many times by students "how long will it take until I'm good." My answer is: that is in direct proportion to the amount of time you dedicate to practicing. After a month or two, you will know how to read music and have a basic understanding of music theory.

I use various curriculum depending on the student's need. For guitar, Hal Leonard or Mel Bay.

About Don

Don brings over 38 years of teaching experience in Piano, Voice, and Guitar. His relaxed and humorous approach to music encourages students to embrace a love for the musical art. With 2 American Idol finalists to his credit, along with numerous students who have gone on to professional careers

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Riley
Great instructor. Patient, knowledgeable, and very skilled.
Desarae
Don is a fantastic teacher. He's very kind and patient. I'm glad he was the piano teacher I chose for lessons. I enjoy learning and practicing piano at my lessons.
Eric
Very good first lesson. Made me want to return.

Joel H.

14 Reviews
Portland, OR
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, German
  • Bachelor's of Music in Songwriting from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Joel H.

14 Reviews
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Having trained at Berklee College of Music in Electric Guitar and Songwriting and as a professional music teacher and performer, I can help you develop the musical tools you need to write full songs that are ready for the radio and the stage! I will help you reach goals based on your musical interests and aspirations. Some skills I can help you gain are songwriting, improvisation, music theory, ear training, practice methods, sight reading, music production, and many more.
Writing, playing, and performing music is incredibly rewarding, and can also be challenging. I'm excited to help you make your goals a reality!

About Joel

I’m a guitarist and songwriter in several bands in the Portland area. I graduated from Berklee College of Music with a Bachelors in Songwriting. I have taught guitar, production, and songwriting in Portland and the Rogue Valley for many years. As my student, I will work with you to map out where

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Nathan C.
Joel has been great. I'm an adult learner. I've really appreciated his patient approach. He is great at sharing new ideas just at the time I'm ready for it. Lessons are enjoyable; time flies and I'm learning a lot.
Amelia
Joel is an excellent teacher, he really knows his stuff and is very patient and kind.
William
Joel's great, I have learned a ton from him over the course of our lessons. He is very knowledgeable about a lot of different styles and techniques. Would recommend!

Brian S.

Portland, OR
Starting at $24
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Brian S.

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I want to provide you the tools and knowledge to be your own teacher in the future. My lessons are not a rigid methodology, but simply a compilation of perspectives, systems, and concepts to unlock your creative potential and gain control as a musician and guitarist. Each lesson can be different, custom-tailored to your needs and goals. There is no one correct way to play music or to teach it!

About Brian

Hello! I've been with the guitar for the last decade of my life. It has been the center of it all, and has been and continues to be my ultimate passion. I've had great guitar teachers in the past that have enabled me to do what I do, and it is my goal to simply return the favor to others. My les

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Julian G.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2005
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Julian G.

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My lessons are very adaptive and cater to your styles. While I specialize in rock, blues, and jazz, I can also help develop skills in classical and world music.

About Julian

Hi! I'm Julian. While I specialize in guitar, I also know my way around keys, bass, and a drumkit. I've been teaching guitar for about 11 years, and have spent a few years teaching out of music shops. My style is adaptive and fluid to suit a wide range of desires and skill levels, but in additio

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Angely M.
Julian is very patient and understanding. He definitely loves what he does and enjoys it. He makes sure the student stays asking for more. I would definitely recommend him as an guitar instructor.
Brooke
Julian is very patient and knowledgeable! He makes learning guitar exciting by allowing the student to learn songs that they enjoy. I am very grateful for the opportunity to work with him, and I would recommend him for both children and adults.
Steve M.
Very good teacher. Very knowgeable. Helped me a lot on just my 1st lesson.

Omar W.

57 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Punjabi, Spanish, English, Hindi, Urdu
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Songwriting & Guitar from Berklee College of Music
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Omar W.

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When taking a lesson from me you can expect a fun and attentive one on one lesson. I am thorough and patient. I expect you to love music and put forth effort. I'm laid back, I will work as fast or as slow as you need. I prefer a total immersion technique, to get my students playing right away. I Feel this boosts their confidence and help foster interest. In my experience once a student enjoys playing you don't have to convince them to practice.

By the first lesson you will be familiar with the instrument and it's parts, and playing your first chord. With a little work and some practice in 3-6 months you will be playing guitar have a greater knowledge of chords, basic harmony know a few scales and be able to play some awesome songs. Once you have a foundation of chords we can explore the more specific things you want to learn musically. I will get you through the basics and then the lesson will become more personalized. If you want to learn about songwriting, guitar tones, or ...

About Omar

My passion is sharing music with people. I love to answer questions and learn things I don't know, I know a good amount about guitar repair, improvised instrument building, how to buy a good instrument and not spend to much, and I have a vast knowledge of obscure instruments, and audio producti

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It has been a delight taking lessons with Omar. The sitar is a foreign and old instrument, and Omar was very patient with getting me acclimatized to the instrument itself - all the nuts and bolts of putting the instrument together, tuning and playing the strings. Omar adapts very well to my pace of learning, and teaches with depth, instead of rushing through material. Lessons are always fun and easygoing, and I leave with not just technical knowledge, but with also a feel for the background and vibes of Indian classical music.
Grant
Omar is an amazing teacher! He has taught me a lot about the the history and how to properly play the sitar. Highly recommend learning from him if you are interested in the sitar : )
David Hines
Omar is very knowledgeable and able to convey that knowledge in an effective and efficient way.
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Jonathan B.

33 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks German
  • Awarded CARAS Grant from Temple University Research Administration
  • Music Theory from Temple University
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Jonathan B.

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I've been teaching guitar since 2010, starting with a classical foundation and branching out into about everything I could get my hands on. I learned that there is a fundamental set of skills that make just about everything possible. I encourage beginner students to start with whatever they are drawn to, no matter how obscure or cliche. As they come along I help them realize what is common to all things musical and develop the skills that are equally useful in all styles so they have the freedom to explore anything their heart desires effectively.

About Jonathan

I studied music therapy and music theory at Temple University from '06-'10. Learned a lot. Then again, I learned even more teaching at a school for kids with learning disabilities and working as a traveling street performer. Once you see the world and work with some unexpected challenges, you learn

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Jim M.
The first class was very good. We covered a good amount of ground. There's only so much an instructor can do during a first class as the teacher and student get to know each other, however, so I'm looking forward to future classes to get deeper into the lessons
Ramon L.
very patient.
Ramon L.
good person.

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"First lesson, but Sylivan is very professional and is very concerned with balancing one's work load expectations with what one actually has the time to accomplish. I look forward to our next lesson."
Rob Meade
Took Guitar lessons from Sylivan T.
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Very cool and has immense patience for my 6 year old son. The right guitar teacher for my son who has questions nonstop."
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"Marc is a great teacher - he is very adaptable and understands every students' needs. He caters his lessons towards what you want to learn, but also gives you a very solid overall background on guitar. I play piano, and Marc was able to take what I know about piano and relate it to guitar. As a person, Marc is very kind and approachable. I would highly recommend Marc to anybody looking for guitar lessons at any level."
Jason
Took Guitar lessons from Marc M.
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"Joe was a great teacher. I had a bit of beginner knowledge and was looking to take my playing to the next level. Joe was great at creating a practice routine that had the perfect blend of learning and fun. My playing has gotten noticeably better and I'm well on the way to reaching my goals. 5/5 would recommend."
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Took Guitar lessons from Joe Danny O.
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Took Guitar lessons from Patrick K.
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"Lilia is a very sweet teacher, however that does not keep her from making sure work gets done she will put everything into perspective and she is very professional. She makes things easier to play for smaller hands and I would for sure recommend her to anyone. 👍"
Lola
Took Guitar lessons from Lilia B.
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"After my very first guitar lesson ever, I'm happy to have Matt as a teacher. He is very good at communicating and seems very knowledgeable. I look forward to growing under his instruction."
Dakota
Took Guitar lessons from Mathew M.
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"Kwame is super nice and easy to work with"
Antonio
Took Guitar lessons from Kwame S.
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"Great first lesson. Never been musical but the instruction taught me stuff first time."
Lee
Took Guitar lessons from Dave K.
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"I've taken several lessons with Jason and highly recommend him! He is very patient, easy going, and goes at the student's pace. He's a great guitar player and he will work with you to achieve your goal. I leave each lesson learning a few new songs."
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Took Guitar lessons from Jason M.
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