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Nathan D.

11 Reviews
North Wales, PA
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
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Nathan D.

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Anything and everything guitar is my specialty. Classical or regular acoustic welcome. We will cover the parts of the instrument and why everything is so darn important (like how to stay in tune!).

If you plug your guitar in, we can perfect your guitar's signal flow, pedals, and amplifier settings, too!

I cover all kinds of styles, from simple note and scale picking and open chords, to pop/rock/punk/metal/blues/jazz/fingerpicking/classical and more.

Want to learn basic rhythm? lead? fast strumming? how about making those big chords without making your hands hurt? I can help! You'll be jamming along with your favorite songs and with friends in no time.

I typically will teach and write guitar using tablature instead of standard sheet music. These are a simple set of lines and numbers that are much easier to read, and once learned will instantly give you access to thousands of songs.

Also I can show you how to play with a capo or slide, fingerstyle or pick. If you ...

About Nathan

Hello! My name is Nathan, but you can also call me Nate or Nay. I have played guitar, bass, and drums for over twenty years. I also sing, play piano, and play several wind instruments. I compose music, and I have been involved in numerous live performance bands and recording studio proj

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Mohsin H.
Nathan is great!
Reza H.
Karen
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

Matthew B.

Sewell, NJ
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Bachelors in Sociology / Minor in Psychology from Rowan University
  • Teaching since 2007
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Matthew B.

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Experienced guitar teacher with a background in all genres of music with an extensive guitar collection and teaching apparatus. Long history of musical teaching and theory. Practiced guitar player and musical composer. Professionally played in bands and solo performances. Currently in a successful band named KICKING SUNRISE. Skilled at teaching absolute beginners all the way to professional standards. Experience in teaching all ages. Seeking a position to teach new students and then enhance seasoned guitarist’s skills.

About Matthew

HELLO FUTURE STUDENT! I am an experienced guitar teacher with a background in all genres of music. So what ever your into, we will jam out to it. I am a practiced guitar player and composer so we will be learning how to write music as well as perform your favorite songs from your favorite art

Allison T.

11 Reviews
Oaklyn, NJ
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Awarded Bronze Telly from The Telly Awards
  • Theatre from Pomona College, Claremont, CA
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Allison T.

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If you've always dreamed of being able to pick up the guitar and play, let's get you started! Whether you wish to play rhythm guitar, learn fingerpicking patterns, or want to be able to accompany yourself while singing, I can help. We will also learn to read music for guitar and music theory.

About Allison

Learn piano from a nationally touring recording artist, songwriter and composer with eleven years teaching experience. My approach to teaching piano is holistic, incorporating music theory, ear training, healthy physical technique, improvisation and sight reading. I have over eleven years experienc

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Tyler D.
Allison is such a great teacher. Very knowledgeable, articulate and patient/caring when it comes to her lessons and teachers.

I would recommend her for anyone seriously trying to learn Piano/Music Theory!
Isabelle
Wonderful first lesson! Allison was patient and kind and by the end of the first hour, my daughter was playing a song I could recognize.
Richard (Rick) M.
Patient, competent and personable. Looking forward to my lessons.

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Rob B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music from University of California, Berkeley
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Rob B.

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I've been teaching Bass for 20 years. I bring a joy and excitement to teaching music. I structure my lesson so students learn music they are interested in.

Within the first few lessons, beginner students will be able to play a song all the way through and as time goes on you'll be able to play solos and develop your technique.

I specialize in Pop, EDM, Rock, Blues, Heavy Metal, Jazz and Classical music. typically use Hal Leonard and Mel Bay books, and have the following tools available for your lessons:

2 Fender practice amps
Electric guitars
Steel String Acoustic guitar
Nylon String Acoustic Guitar
Electric Bass Guitar
Ukulele

I love working with students of all ages, kids to adults, and all experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

About Rob

What I Teach: Guitar, Bass, Ukulele, Beginning Piano, Improvisation, Music Theory. Music Recording, Songwriting, Composition, Film scoring, Orchestration About Me: I was raised in Santa Monica and Los Angeles, California and began studying classical piano at the age of six. During my formati

Kevin H.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Cognitive Science from University of California, Irvine
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Kevin H.

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All students welcome! I have 3 years of experience teaching children with developmental disorders and other special needs in a classroom and private setting. I have been playing and studying guitar for 14 years. I have a strong background in blues, jazz, funk, pop, and songwriting in many genres. My teaching approach is student-focused; I like to teach the student what he or she wants to learn as well as techniques and theory that will keep the student advancing. I want to teach you your favorite music, and in the process, I will help you create a mental map of your guitar, develop an ear for music and your instrument, and create a strong technical and theoretical foundation for guitar. I look forward to teaching you!

About Kevin

My name is Kevin and I'm passionate about music. I was introduced to guitar when I was 10 years old (currently 27) and never stopped playing. Over my lifetime, I studied with many great guitar teachers. I studied jazz, blues, pop, country, and classical music genres. I have the most experience with

Paul N.

33 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 2 to 90
  • 3 years / Education Classes from University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
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Paul N.

33 Reviews
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Beginner students are welcome and shown how to enjoy music in a simple and fun way along with learning songs too.
* Chords and strumming patterns
* play your favorite songs
* learn melodies and solos
* the basics of your guitar (tuning and maintenance)
* keeping time, reading music,
* or just taking it slow and having a little fun...

Intermediate students can improve areas in which they wish and learn new areas or another instrument.
* chord voicings, triads, music theory
* soloing, double stops, scales, arpeggios
* improvising, ear training,
* fingerpicking, classical/acoustic/pop

Advanced students can really improve their music by learning more difficult aspects of music, technique and songs. They can also use the recording studio for their lesson to practice or record their own music.
* advanced soloing and improvising techniques
* composition and songwriting and recording
* favorite songs written out in tab or music notation
* major & minor scales & modes & ...

About Paul

GREAT ONLINE LESSONS GIVEN ***My goal as a teacher*** I try to teach what the students are interested in and make it fun and interesting so that they learn the lessons and their favorite songs. Every student is different and needs to be taught in a way that makes learning easy and fun for th

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Moses
I'm glad I found Paul on takelessons.com. I was looking for someone to help me take my decent but untrained voice to the next level. Paul is committed to helping me advance toward my goal of being a singer-songwriter. In addition to the exercises we work on to strengthen my voice and gain control, he has given me some strategies to track my progress and improve more quickly. He also encourages me to take risks and go out and sing karaoke. He is caring and authentic and genuinely invested in my growth, and I am becoming a better musician because of it. Thank you, Paul!!
Lorence O.
Paul makes learning fun and he’s very good at what he does!!!
Ali
I had guitar and voice classes and they were awesome. He is patient with students, and helps you to grow fast and easy with his methods.

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Average Cost of Acoustic Guitar Lessons in Cheltenham, PA

The average cost of 60-minute acoustic guitar lessons in Cheltenham is $67. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $276 per hour.
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"Eric has answered many of my concerns regarding technique and methods; as well as, inspired me to purse continuing classical guitar. He's patient, observant, and analytical providing important correction towards my improving."
Robert
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Eric L.
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"My daughter went to Kevin for instructions on guitar. She had no experience, no guitar, and we weren’t sure if she’d like it. Kevin gave us affordable suggestions for a guitar to buy, and she has looked forward to his lessons each week. She really wanted to learn how to play an Adele song and after a few weeks she has mastered it. Kevin is personable, reasonable, intelligent, and thoughtful. I’ve been recommending him to our friends who have children that have been considering lessons."
Sydney
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Kevin C.
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"I love the passion behind his teaching. I felt he really took in to consideration the style and music that I wanted to learn/play. He also challenged me by picking songs that had different skill levels that I would not have learned if trying to teach myself how to play. He has an incredible background in music (of all genres) and teaching. I highly recommend him for anyone no matter their skill level."
Olivia
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"Recently I have wanted to play the guitar and went to Rob for help. I am very much a beginner but I like the progress that I have made so far. Some of the chords were difficult for my small hands to produce so Rob showed me alternate finger positions from what I saw online that helped me produce the chord to play some simple songs after just a few hours of practice. Rob also showed me why some musicians hold their fingers a certain way that made sense to me. He really understands the "logic" behind why the different strings produce a certain note and related it back to the piano for me since I knew a little about that. He helped me get started plucking individual strings as I play certain chords. Rob has been patient with me as I struggle to remember which finger. He is patient, kind and very logical in his approach to music."
Diane
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Rob R.
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"Keith is a great instructor."
Bhavin
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Keith D.
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"Greg is an incredible guitar player, and he made learning fun for me. I took lessons when I was in high school, and he has a fantastic balance of talent and knowledge. He was able to use the music I enjoyed to incorporate theory and rudiments. Thanks for your help Greg!"
Patrick
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"I’m new at playing guitar and Clayton has been very patient with me as I learn.
He is extremely knowledgeable and explains things clearly to me.
I also enjoy talking music with him. Our lesson time passes quickly.
Highly recommended."
Jerry McGuire
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Clayton M.
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"Steve is a pretty awesome guitar instructor. He can adapt his teaching to what the student wants to learn and adjust instruction as needed. He is really good at explaining things and helping the student work through things."
Laura
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Stephen O.
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"Very nice and outgoing instructor. My son is very excited with what he learned on his first guitar lesson."
Jesus
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Matt M.
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"Has taught me so much in little time, can't wait to learn more"
Deb
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Cole P.
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