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Chris S.

Clifton Heights, PA
Starting at $20
  • Associates in Liberal Arts from Delaware County Community College
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2016
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Chris S.

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I love watching my students learn and succeed as we go on this journey together. I'm passionate about playing and teaching guitar, and I love giving back what I've learned over the years to my students. Learning guitar should be fun yet focused, and so my approach is very much reflective of that. It will be challenging, but that's why learning and succeeding at guitar is so fulfilling. So if you're excited to learn and practice, then I'm here to guide you to become a great guitarist!

About Chris

Hey I'm Chris, Berklee student and guitarist in Philly based hard rock band Pravda, specializing in rock and metal with over 19 years experience. My influences include Joe Satriani, Metallica, and Dream Theater. I teach beginner and intermediate players. I teach scales, modes, chords, soloing

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Adam K.

28 Reviews
Philadelphia, PA
Starting at $44
  • Speaks Hebrew, English
  • Teaches students 7 to 95
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Adam K.

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Songs from classic to modern rock, folk, indie, grunge, R&B, Soul, etc. including Foster the People, Nirvana, Lenny Kravitz, Bush, Amy Winehouse, Adele, Corinne Bailey Rae, Yuna, and many more

About Adam

Learn to play your favorite songs, sing while playing, or even write your own songs! I have been passionate about music all of my life. I have been teaching guitar and piano for 10 years. I'm a doctoral student at Chestnut Hill College pursuing a degree in clinical psychology with plans to becom

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Veronica T.
Adam is a wonderful guitar instructor. He is very knowledgable and he is always calm, patient and very encouraging. He taught me a lot of ways to practice and enjoy music. Thank you Adam! I would highly recommend!
Kristin
I took acoustic guitar lessons with Adam and he was a wonderful teacher. I had little knowledge of the guitar and felt I developed my skills quickly. Adam was patient, nice and came up with fun exercises and song selections. Would highly recommend Adam as a teacher!
Julie
Adam’s superpowers as a guitar teacher are commitment and a calm demeanor. It was clear from my first lesson that Adam was singularly dedicated to my advancement even at times when my dedication wavered. I was able to successfully learn a Death Can for Cutie song that I had loved for years (I will follow you into the dark). Though i had taken lessons in the past, i felt i had the most chemistry with Adam’s thoughtful approach to teaching guitar. Our lessons were fun and laced with lighthearted humor. I moved to NYC and Adam was 100% committed to ensuring our lessons continued via Skype. Unfortunately the move was a big life change that refocused my priorities. I wish that Adam lived in NY so we could continue playing together!

Benjamin K.

11 Reviews
Glenside, PA
Starting at $35
  • Bachelors of the Arts in Jazz Studies from Carnegie Mellon University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2003
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Benjamin K.

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Guitar is my main instrument. I teach all styles from blues, to rock, to shredding, to jazz to classical to flamenco. Learn how to pick like Johnny Cash or fly like Steve Vai.

About Benjamin

I grew up in Glenside moved to Pittsburgh for school and came back because I love it here...I've been playing for 17 years and have a smorgasbord of influences from Zeppelin to the Beatles to Phish to Radiohead to the dirty projectors to Jay Z to Kurt Rosenwinkel & John Scofield. I have been compos

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Brian
Great. Knowledgable teacher
William
Seemed a little disorganized. It might have been part of the "getting to know me" process and what I wanted to accomplish. The hour went by very fast!
Frederick
I have taken lessons from Benjamin, and found him to be an excellent teacher. If you are looking for someone to teach you bass, or guitar you can't find a more patient teacher. I would recommend him to anyone seeking lessons.

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Kwame S.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Degree & Certification Associates of Arts in Recording Technology from Southwestern Illinois College
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaching since 2013
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Kwame S.

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Have you ever wanted to play an instrument or sing? Do you have a genuine passion for music? My lessons properly prepare students for what is needed to execute their journey as a musician. Lessons will be customized to meet the needs of the students. I have five years of teaching students from ages five to fifty and over twenty years of experience as a musician. Students will learn core music essentials such as music theory, ear training, sight reading, and more. And for songwriters I offer lessons on songwriting and structuring.

About Kwame

Hello, my name is Kwame. I have been a musician for over twenty years. I started out in music when I was in grade school and have continued my musical journey throughout my adulthood. I have five years of experience teaching a wide range of age groups. Adjacent to being a musician, I am also a sin

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Deanna
I was very pleased with my lessons. I learned a lot and Kwame was very patient and helpful. I like the progression of the lessons and feel like at this rate I will be where I want to be vocally in no time at all.
Isabelle
Kwame is a great instructor!! He is knowledgeable about the craft he teaches and is great at explaining things in a comprehensible manner. My daughter is young, and his teaching method provided her with the skills and confidence to learn you how play. She went from not liking to play as much to not being able to stay away from a piano.
Antonio
Kwame is super nice and easy to work with
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James V.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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James V.

8 Reviews
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The guitar can be an intimidating instrument for the beginner and an ever-expanding maze for the seasoned player. I want you to think about every time you practice as an adventure into a brave new world, navigating your way through chords, scales, and music theory concepts, your world of music will expand.

My teaching method is guaranteed to get you playing the guitar and having fun in no time! I’ve created a step by step program that is tailored to each individual student. Whether you're a beginner who doesn't know where to start or have been playing for years and finally want to take your playing to the next level, I accept students at any level.

I'll give you all the tools you need to succeed including jam tracks, chord & scale diagrams, and tablature. With my course you will learn the notes on the guitar, chords, scales, strumming and picking techniques, music theory, sight-reading, ear training, modes, arpeggios, sweep picking, tapping, finger-style techniques, hybrid ...

About James

James is a professional guitarist with over 10 years of experience performing and teaching. He plays and teaches many genres of music including Rock, Metal, Blues, Jazz, Country, Funk, R&B, Classical and Modern Fingerstyle. Like any artist, he aims to work with many other musicians and teachers

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Michael
One of the best in the business, and don't take that lightly. Very easy to work with and he has a humble attitude collaborating with Grammy winners to local artists. 100% recommended.
Tommy
James Is a Great and truly talented instructor. His extensive knowledge of music theory, teaching techniques and patience made learning guitar a breeze. Every time we scheduled a lesson, James was there at least 10-mins early without fail. I would highly recommend taking lessons from him.
Chris
He is a great teacher. Very thorough, very comprehensive and easy to understand. He is very patient with new beginners and willing to adapt to each persons learning preferences.
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Dominic P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Sinhalese, English
  • Music Production from Valencia College
  • Teaching since 2016
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Dominic P.

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Learn to play your favorite music while understanding the theory behind them and learning to apply that information to create your own style.

About Dominic

Hi! I am a guitarist and bassist currently based in Orlando, Fl. I've been playing guitar for about 18 years now and playing bass for about 5 years. I've been teaching music theory and guitar since January 2016. I am currently studying music production at Valencia College while performing with

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Average Cost of Guitar Lessons in Ridley Park, PA

The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Ridley Park is $64. 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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"Matt taught me for a 3 month period and helped me drastically with learning how to improvise guitar solos. I can't thank Matt enough for his help in helping me with a rather unorthodox time to start getting lessons. Each week he told me to bring 3 songs with a guitar solo I would like to learn in different genres and each week we broke down the solos for me to practice and gather their techniques. Thank you so much Matt!"
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Took Guitar lessons from Matthew N.
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"Greg is both knowledgeable and extremely patient. He taught me the fundamentals of guitar, and his lessons have stuck with me more than any others I’ve had. I have him to thank for getting me started, and I continue to improve with what he taught me in mind! If you’re looking for a teacher who will teach you while breaking down the technique, he’s definitely your guy!"
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Took Guitar lessons from Greg M.
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"Albert is able to relate to students of all ages, very well and give them a solid foundation. I was eight years old when I began taking lessons from him and he gave me a foundation in Rock, Blues, and Acoustic guitar that has lasted a life time. Albert is a very patient teacher and very talented musician."
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Took Guitar lessons from Albert M.
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Blake
Took Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"Alex is a fabulous instructor. He's very patient and encouraging. He understood my musical tastes and offered songs that I enjoyed practicing. I highly recommend his lessons and would urge anyone who wants to learn guitar to use his services."
Brad
Took Guitar lessons from Alex B.
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"What a great teacher :-)

I'm 49 years old and decided to learn to play the guitar last month. Found Michele and as a teacher she has surpassed all my expectations. She's patient beyond belief. She works at your pace but pushes you to excel. But most importantly she makes your lessons fun. If you're looking for a great teacher, I highly recommend Michele ;-)"
Rowan
Took Guitar lessons from Michelle W.
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"Jason is an AMAZING TEACHER!!! He is so fun and knowledgeable. I found him on Instagram. I was always admiring his guitar playing whenever I saw his videos. I reached out to him and I took my first lesson last week via Skype since I'm living in a different state. I'm looking forward to what he is gonna teach me next! Thank you so much Jason!"
Josh
Took Guitar lessons from Jason W.
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"Andrew has tons of skills and plenty of theory knowledge to not only play others music but to create your own music. Also, he is an amazing section leader; the best."
Luis
Took Guitar lessons from Andrew S.
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"My son loves guitar lessons with Luis. Great, attentive and engaging teacher."
Liz
Took Guitar lessons from Luis M.
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"Jedi Training. That's what I like to call my guitar lessons. Because Trevor teaches you how to use the force. I like how Trevor gets me out of my left brain with exercises like closing my eyes while I pick out chords & notes. He know how to push me past my comfort zone while still keeping it fun.

The topics of lessons aren't one size fits all (like some teachers that teach the same thing every week to all their students) But he tailors each lessons to my interests & deftly weaves all aspects of music together from theory, to chord structure, to picking, to levitating x-wings using your mind."
Tyleah
Took Guitar lessons from Trevor P.
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