Christopher Larson

Christopher L.

Van Nuys, CA

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Christopher delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 5+

Teaching since:
April 2008

Classically trained and always ready to rock, I know how to help you make the music that you want to make. I am well-versed in nearly all popular styles (rock, pop, folk, punk, metal... you name it!) and I have the educational background to open your mind to a whole new world of musical understanding. I am currently active in both the world of Rock/Pop (with a band in the style of Queen and Ben Folds) and the world of Classical music (composing my own music.)

I am a recent graduate of Biola University with a degree in Music Composition.

Though I'm pretty much a "jack of all trades," my specialties in teaching are Music Theory, Guitar, and Piano.

*** Lesson Details ***
In lessons with me you can expect a friendly and focused attitude. Each lesson will focus on technique, understanding the music and the instrument, and then application to awesome music-making--all tailored to help you achieve your learning goals.

*** Studio Equipment ***
Digital Piano

*** Travel Equipment ***
The student should provide his/her own instrument and a notebook.

*** Specialties ***
I am able to play in all varieties of popular music (rock, folk, etc.) and I am also heavily educated in the gamut of "classical"/art music, covering all time periods. I have a special interest in music theory and ear training.

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Libby H. May 6, 2013
Guitar ·

Chris is the best

Christopher is the best teacher a student could ask for. He is always motivating, understanding and professional. Learning a new instrument is always challenging and having an instructor who leaves you feeling motivated after each lesson is priceless.

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SharonC1 Apr 2, 2012

Great teacher!

Christopher is a great teacher! Both of my children really enjoy learning from him. We have not taken for long and I can already see much progress in their playing. He is very easy going and encouraging. He is also very good at motivating them to improve. Thank you, Christopher!

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OliviaR Nov 11, 2011

Great teacher. My 13 year old son is very happy with Chris Larson. He is now sight reading his guitar music. He described Chris as "Awsome":)

LibbyH Jul 9, 2011

Personable, patient and encoiuraging

I am a newly retired senior citizen who decided to take up guitar. Chris has been wonderful! He is encouraging, patient, friendly and always leaves me feeling inspired.

DeborahL Feb 25, 2011


My daughter has had a couple ofl lessons already and I am very pleased with Christopher. He is very patient and very kind my daughter looks forward to her lessons.

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