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Sam K.

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Oakdale, PA
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1992
  • B.S. in Energy Technology Graduated 1985 from Penn State University
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Sam K.

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Basic classical technique, reading, chords, right hand finger pattern exercises

About Sam

I play and teach Guitar (Electric/Acoustic), Bass (Electric/Upright), 5-String Banjo (Bluegrass and Old-timey), Violin/Fiddle, Mandolin, Dobro, Pedal Steel Guitar and Lap Steel Guitar, Ukulele, Piano and Piano Accordion. I have been teaching in the Pittsburgh area for over 20 years and owned my mus

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Catherine
Sam was awesome - is a wealth of knowledge and skill and had so much to share. I will definitely be going back for many more lessons!
Katharina K.
Sam is very patient with this novice student and has given great practice tips for improvement.
Marc S.
Great first lesson with Sam. Learned a lot the entire way through

Sachem C.

Pittsburgh, PA
Starting at $42
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Sachem C.

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Premium music lessons to become advanced in minimal time!

I adjust my program significantly based on the musical interests of the student. My course is designed to develop your skills to meet all of your specific goals.

Areas of study include: performance, songwriting, genre techniques, improvisation, music theory, sight reading, and more!

About Sachem

I love teaching through the power of positivity! This program is also specific to your musical interests! I am able to teach advanced music theory from the skills that I gained studying music at the University of Pittsburgh. I also have a wealth of knowledge of the business side of music from my M

Rick P.

29 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Awarded High Achievement Award from HANDS ON MUSIC SCHOOL
  • Teaching since 1990
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Rick P.

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Beginners learn proper technique from the start,including posture,choice of instrument,warm-up exercises and drills that will stretch your abilities.You will learn the notes on each string,gradually combining more notes and strings by playing classical pieces from different composers.

About Rick

I been playing the guitar professionally for over 20 years. In that time I had the good fortune to perform and record with some really good musicians. I've played in various bands ranging from rock to jazz and flamenco. I received my bachelor's degree in recording engineer and record producer fro

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Diego R.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 10 to 65
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Diego R.

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My main focus is to help you achieve whatever goals you have set for yourself. I tailor every lesson to each individual to ensure you are learning in a style that best suits your needs. Whether you are interested in rock, blues, country, jazz or any other style of guitar, I will work to make sure that you achieve your potential.

What you will learn: On top of guitar technique and performance skills, students will develop a strong foundation in music theory, ear training, and note reading.

My info: 7 years of experience teaching beginners to advanced guitar students. Bachelors in Music, specializing in Jazz Guitar performance.

About Diego

My main focus is to help you achieve whatever goals you have set for yourself. I tailor every lesson to each individual to ensure you are learning in a style that best suits your needs. Whether you are interested in rock, blues, country, jazz or any other style of guitar, I will work to make sure t

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Patrick
I left my first lesson feeling confident which is a first when it comes to past lessons I have taken with other instructors

Billy N.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $65
  • Speaks Portuguese, English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 1982
  • BFA Jazz Performance from CCNY
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Billy N.

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I've been teaching 20 years. Classical Guitar technique is the foundation for most fingerpicking styles. Exploring the repertoire of Bach, the classic guitar composers - Sor, Guliani, Carcassi and learning how to arrange melodies for the guitar even if not written for guitar are some of the goals when I teach this style. My specialty is Brazilian Guitar and I have available vast repertoire of guitar music for the "Classical Guitar" plus I've explored the works of Piazolla and Leo Brouwer to name 2 guitarists. For Beginners we begin with 2 fingers, basic reading, getting a feel for your instrument, all made fun through the use of melodic material from various sources, sometimes pop tunes chosen by the student

About Billy

Billy N. has played Jazz, Brazilian and Classical music in the NYC area for the last 20 years. He has actively taught both finger-style and pick guitar for the last 20 years. He was on staff at the American Institute of Guitar for 11 years. His book on Brazilian Guitar is published by Alfred Music

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Kay D.
Billy is a patient instructor who is perfect for a beginner with some musical knowledge. I feel like we accomplished quite a bit in one lesson and I am looking forward to advancing under his guidance! #totallyworthit
Flaminia D.
I have been taking lessons with Billy since January 2015. I am a total beginner and I really think I have made the best choice ever to pick him as my teacher. Billy is an experienced guitar teacher and a professional player that knows great techniques for beginners. He has been teaching me basics of guitar in a smart way, and at each lesson I feel I learn something new and at the same time I can clearly see how much progress I have made since our first lesson. He has also been teaching me how to read music and tabs which proofed to be extremely useful every time I want to learn a new song by myself. Highly recommended!
Lynn W.
I cannot recommend Billy enough. I studied jazz improvisation with Billy for three years, and later returned to study Brazilian guitar and Piedmont-style finger picking with him. I had been playing for more than twenty years when I started studying with him and he not only helped me improve my playing technically and creatively (on electric and nylon stringed guitars) but also expanded my knowledge of theory and helped me develop new approaches to composing and arranging. I am still working with the material he gave me and take lessons from him whenever my schedule allows.

Chris S.

25 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $65
  • Classical piano from Private imstriction
  • Teaches students 10 to 80
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Chris S.

25 Reviews
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as a student of classical guitar, you will learn about posture and technique in order to be comfortable while playing. material will be given each week and will be graded from beginner to advanced to ensure a strong base to build from.
students will also learn about music theory, as it applies to your current piece of music.

About Chris

Hi there! My name is Chris and I've been playing music my entire life and I believe that with the right attitude and environment anyone can achieve musical greatness! I was born into a musical family and have studied classical piano since I was 4 years old! I am very well versed in music theory

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Laura Leyden
Chris is awesome. So unbelievably talented. He is encouraging and patient and is the perfect teacher for this mom of 2 college boys. Borrowed my youngest son's first acoustic guitar and am slowly learning and loving it. Sore fingertips and all.
Jenna
Chris was very prompt, polite, and enthusiastic!
Gary G.
Truly alot better than previous instructors trying to rush through time instructing you on sounds then the basic theory of music. Chris made it simple enough, even for a sixty year old adult to understand. Day one of my first class. Thank you.

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Average Cost of Classical Guitar Lessons in West Mifflin, PA

The average cost of 60-minute classical guitar lessons in West Mifflin is $64. 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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"Seth is very talented and explains things in simple ways that are easy to understand. I am so glad to have found him!"
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Took Classical Guitar lessons from Seth D.
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"The lesson itself was very good and challenging. The only flaw was a technical issue with the video feed."
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Took Classical Guitar lessons from Raymond (Remi) L.
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"My son Tyler has been taking classical guitar lessons with Raymond for several months now and we can happily say that we have found the best guitar teacher for Tyler. Tyler has taken guitar lessons with several instructors before but Raymond's approach is very different. He is very attentive to how Tyler plays and corrects it as necessary. Tyler has improved so much. He even memorizes his music sheets and plays anytime, anywhere I ask him to. We are very happy with the results. Highly recommended Raymond for a classical guitar teacher!"
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Took Classical Guitar lessons from Raymond (Remi) L.
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"Rachel is outstanding! Very enjoyable experience to date."
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Took Classical Guitar lessons from Rachel H.
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"Robert is a super nice guy, great teacher, and extremely knowledgeable about the guitar."
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Took Classical Guitar lessons from Robert M.
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Took Classical Guitar lessons from Trevor P.
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"Great first lesson. Very personable and engaging. Looking forward to my remaining lessons."
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Took Classical Guitar lessons from Norman T.
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Took Classical Guitar lessons from Grant H.
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"She's been more than I expected. Personable with a lot of energy with a knowledge base I can't begin to fathom. She's going to make learning guitar a great experience. I only hope is that I can live up to her expectations."
Roger Nash
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Francesca V.
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"He was able to teach my husband and 6yo daughter basics. Will definitely continue our lessons."
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Took Classical Guitar lessons from Aldrin E.
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