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Nick D.

8 Reviews
West Chester, PA
Starting at $35
  • B.A. Classical Guitar Performance; B.A. Music Education from West Chester University
  • Awarded Finalist from 2011 Philadelphia Classical Guitar Society's Classical Guitar Competition
  • Teaching since 2005
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Nick D.

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All music lessons at WCGA combine solid instruction in music fundamentals with the student’s personal interests and goals. Guitar students will learn chords, scales, terminology, and technique along with note reading, chord progressions, and theory. Teacher duets are common in our lessons to develop listening and timing skills. Our guitar teachers make sure every student understands the fretboard in order to execute challenging melodies and riffs along with chords that are suitable for popular, rock, jazz and other styles of music. Teachers craft each lesson to incorporate the fundamentals of guitar playing with the personal interests of each student.

About Nick

Nick is the proud owner of West Chester Guitar Academy. Boasting 20 years of guitar study and performance experience, Nick has earned a reputation for quality, reliability and variety. He is a graduate of West Chester University of Pennsylvania 2011, summa cum laude, with a dual bachelor’s degree

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Zoey M.
Nick made first experience super fun for my daughter. She is looking forward for the next session.
Maria
My two boys ages 8 and 9 started taking piano lessons with Nick about a year ago and they love it! He is very professional, always on time, and keeps them entertained the whole time! Although they are progressing at different rates, Nick is always patient and encouraging. I highly recommend Nick and his teaching abilities!
Stacey
My two daughters have been taking guitar lessons with Nick for 2-1/2 years, both on acoustic guitar and electric guitar. He has even taught my younger daughter how to play the ukulele. Nick is an awesome guitarist teacher. My girls have learned so much from him - how to read and write music, bar chords, strumming patterns, music theory and all different genres of music (like jazz, classical and even reggae). Nick can listen to any song my daughters want to learn, then immediately put the notes down on paper and teach it to them. Under his tuition, they’ve performed solo gigs, in their school talent shows, and for and with their friends. My older daughter also plays electric guitar in a teenage rock band. Thanks so much, Nick!!

Matthew B.

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

Ellen T.

11 Reviews
Philadelphia, PA
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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Ellen T.

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I studied guitar performance at the Berklee College of Music perform currently in a variety of bands and styles. While I'm happy to work with you on whatever you like most, my specialty lies in fingerpicking, blues, ragtime and folk music.

About Ellen

Hello! I'm Ellen, a recent graduate of the Berklee College of Music and a life long musician, performer and songwriter. Music has allowed me to explore the world, as well as my own creativity and my relationship to others. I am eager to share these gifts! I can offer lessons in: --Guitar...

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Aylén
My daughter started lessons with Ellen in person before the pandemic and shifted to online lessons since the pandemic. In both formats Ellen has been excellent in providing professional guidance, new tools / exercises, but most importantly, she has been able to help my daughter gain her confidence back and actually enjoy learning more about her self through her voice. I highly recommend Ellen, she’s always been responsive, responsible, on time, and extremely professional while also warm and approachable.
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Erica
Ellen is awesome. I am a total beginner and perfectionist so I don't tend to do well with learning something new in front of another person. I grow easily frustrated when I don't pick things up quickly and easily and get embarrassed when I make mistakes. Ellen makes the lessons super comfortable for me and I leave having learned something new every time. I have a LONG way to go but I can see where this can lead and plan to stick with it. She knows how to make music and an instrument make sense to someone with no background in music which is very helpful for me. I plan to stick with her for a long time!

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Claire G.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks English, Mandarin
  • Bachelor's Degree in Music Production and Engineering and Professional Music from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Claire G.

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I am a songwriter and guitar player, performing in two bands around Boston. I play both acoustic and electric guitar, mostly in pop/rock/blues styles.

A graduate of Berklee College of Music, I have a good foundation of music theory, and try to incorporate this knowledge together with instrumental studies. I am a current Guitar Instructor at a local music school.

About Claire

2 decades of playing experience, I studied classical violin growing up and began teaching my first student at the age of 16 - I have been teaching violin to students of all ages for over 10 years of all levels and styles. I completed all the ABRSM exams and earned an ATCL diploma from Trinity Col

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Eileen R.
Claire really helped me with my technique and answered all of my questions
Vicky
very patient and responsible, good!
Wesley M.
Claire was very welcoming, she pushed my son and challenged him while also being very patient. We look forward to many more lessons to come.

Ted M.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Awarded Grammy from Grammy Nominations
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Luthiery Craftsman and Luthiery Techniucian from Red Rocks Community College
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Ted M.

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I teach from a practical application approach. If you want to play live, we will explore ALL areas, including gear and live venue approach as well as ensemble etiquette.

About Ted

Ted M. Guitarist, Composer, Producer, Luthier, Instructor, Engineer, Hopeless Gearaholic and Lion Tamer Ted M. and his band released two albums in the early eighties to high critical acclaim and never looked back, launching a career that spans 30 years and encompasses the epitome of composition,

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Jeremy
Ted is extremely knowledgeable about music theory and is a talented guitarist. We had talked briefly before our first lesson so he could assess my goals...and he literally managed to fill in the missing pieces and get me the information that I needed in the very first lesson to be able to achieve my goal. It's an overwhelming amount of information, and now it's on me to silly what I've learned and practice, practice, practice! But in five short lessons my understanding of music has changed dramatically, and as a result, my playing has improved as well.

Thanks Ted!
Jeremy
Ted is extremely knowledgeable about music theory and is a talented guitarist. We had talked briefly before our first lesson so he could assess my goals...and he literally managed to fill in the missing pieces and get me the information that I needed in the very first lesson to be able to achieve my goal. It's an overwhelming amount of information, and now it's on me to silly what I've learned and practice, practice, practice! But in five short lessons my understanding of music has changed dramatically, and as a result, my playing has improved as well.

Thanks Ted!
Bill H.
Fantastic Instructor

Ted is a great instructor who adjusts the pace to match my capability, keeping it interesting and challenging. He has taught me about equipment design and theory as well as music theory and playing skills. Always an enjoyable time at lessons.
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Grant W.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Music Education from Duquesne University
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Grant W.

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I have always had a passion for music, so naturally I've always wanted to be a music teacher. I have been teaching music professionally for two years and pride myself on my relationships with my students. Students of all ages are welcome. I will tailor lessons based on your interests, strengths, and current ability level to help you progress and have fun doing it. I'm a certified music teacher who specializes in vocal lessons for all levels, and beginner/intermediate guitar and piano lessons. Feel free to get in touch and we can get started!

About Grant

Hello there! My name is Grant Weaver and I am a vocal, guitar, and piano teacher. I fell in love with music as a kid and have been developing my skills over the past few years. I play every day and am constantly learning new music myself. I graduated from Duquesne University's Mary Pappert School o

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Average Cost of Guitar Lessons in Glenside, PA

The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Glenside is $67. 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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Took Guitar lessons from Geoff A.
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"I've been a student of Don's for about a year now and I can say without a doubt he is the most patient and kind teacher I've had. My guitar skills have definitely improved and he is great at tailoring lessons and materials towards music I am actually interested it. I highly recommend him, especially for people new to guitar because of his awesome attitude :)"
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Took Guitar lessons from Don C.
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"Very knowledgable and friendly. Explains so you can understand."
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Took Guitar lessons from Michael H.
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"Taught everything in a way I could understand."
Dereck
Took Guitar lessons from Dennis O.
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"Excellent Instructor

Wes is an excellent instructor. He is patient, clear, encouraging, fun, and totally professional. I highly recommend him to anyone (young or old) wanting to learn the guitar.

Wes listens to what the student wants to learn and sets his lessons to help the student achieve their goals. Our lessons are in the instructor's studio, which is a safe, accessible, and clean environment.

I look forward to our future sessions and continuing my guitar learning under his instruction."
Paul
Took Guitar lessons from Wes F.
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"Most excellent first guitar lesson to where we actually played a song together. I'm blown away. What fun! I only hope I can remember the chords when I practice on my own, and I look forward to my next lesson with Mike. I can already tell I'll be signing up for more lessons. Great teacher, and I can say that because I tried to learn some years ago with another instructor, and he made me feel like I'd just never get it and may as well give up. Mike erased all that negativity for me in 30 minutes. Thanks, Mike!"
Meher
Took Guitar lessons from Mike S.
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"Theresa had such patience with my 11yr old son. We will be continuing lessons. He enjoys learning to play the guitar. Awesome beginning experience!"
Jonathan
Took Guitar lessons from Theresa S.
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"Ahmad has been teaching our 6 year old for about 6 months. He is reading music, playing chords, and even the Pokemon song. Ahmad is great encouraging him and keeping him engaged."
Alexander
Took Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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