Daniel Munoz

Daniel M.

Newhall, CA
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About

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Daniel delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
and Ages 7 to 90

Teaching since:
August 2010

Daniel is more than just a guitar teacher, his intimate knowledge of an array of instruments, makes his
approach to teaching Guitar more immersive to the student without confusing them. His approach is
simple and effective, allowing the student to feel comfortable in their abilities and safe in the teaching
environment. Daniel’s passion for teaching as well as learning instruments allows him to connect to the
student and get them excited to learn. Daniel’s background in various musical groups and organizations
allows him to understand how students may feel the first day of teaching and how to relate the music to
their age and goals. Daniel also understand the importance of breaks and stretching between practicing
and lessons. Daniel not only teaches students how to play their pieces but how to properly relax hands
and take mental breaks throughout the lessons and during practice. Daniel’s motto isn’t just to teach
Guitar but to really involve the student in all aspects of learning guitar, getting the student to engage in
the pieces, teaching them how to properly warm up before and after pieces, and how to stretch and
approach difficult pieces by allowing mental breaks and keeping the environment light and fun.
Daniel has played saxophone from 7 th grade until college.
Daniel was in drum corps for 5 years, 1 year on trumpet, 4 years on euphonium.
Daniel taught himself both drum set and guitar during high school.
Daniel went to CSUN to major in Classical Guitar.

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Education

B.M. in Classical Guitar Performance
Aug 2011 - May 2013
California State University Northridge

Languages

English
Fluent / Native Proficiency

Affiliations

American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers
Apr 2015

The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) is a membership association of more than 480,000 US composers, songwriters, lyricists and music publishers. The ASCAP is committed to nurturing music makers throughout their careers.

Guitar Foundation of America
Feb 2014

Guitar Foundation of America (GFA) is the America's leading classical guitar organization founded in 1973 at the National Guitar Convention sponsored by the American String Teachers Association (ASTA).

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11 Reviews

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Magdalena V. May 25, 2017
Guitar · Online

Alexander V. May 11, 2017
Guitar · Online

My son really looks forward to his lesson with Daniel. The method Daniel uses is working. My son is taking on-line lessons and in just a few lessons he's learned a lot. Daniel is very understanding and explain things clearly.

Destiny Jan 31, 2017
Guitar · Online

Daniel is an excellent teacher! Very proffesional, skilled and patient.. He's been teaching my son guitar lessons for about 4 months now and we couldn't be happier with the results!

Eugene Jan 12, 2017
Guitar · Online

Wow! I love Daniel's approach to teaching, he was able to explain things in a way that made sense. After a few session he addressed a few issues I was having and setup plan that allowed me overcoming those struggles. Not only have I improved, im feeling more confident as a guitarist. I'm very excited to continue learning with Daniel as my teacher and I highly recommend him!

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Lena Nov 18, 2016
Guitar · In home

Daniel is a great instructor who is knowledgeable, patient, and punctual.

Hilary Oct 19, 2016
Guitar · Online

I haven't played my guitar in years and never really learned how to play. I wanted to try it again. Daniel was an excellent teacher! He is very knowledgeable about music and the guitar. He is also nice and patient. I enjoyed my lesson, learned a lot, and look forward to the next one. Gold star! I highly recommend Daniel.

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Kevin Aug 28, 2016
Classical Guitar · In home

Very helpful and very professional. Was treated like family and would recommend to anyone looking for an instructor

nataliya G. Feb 12, 2014
Guitar ·

highly recommend

My son started taking guitar lessons with Daniel in December. So far, we are very happy customers. He is talented, knowledgeable, professional, polite, and accommodating. We would highly recommend Daniel

Michael W. Feb 6, 2014
Guitar ·

Highly Recommended!!!

Daniel is an excellent teacher who patiently covered all of the issues that I needed help with. I have had advanced training in music, and he helped me more than most of my previous teachers ever did. I would highly recommend him without hesitation!

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Richard A. Nov 16, 2013
Music Performance ·

Bass Guitar

Daniel gave me several lesson on my bass guitar when I started playing a few years back. He was very informative and very professional in giving lessons to me! He helped me on changing my strings and gave me lessons on proper technique on playing the bass!

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Ricardo R. Nov 14, 2013
Guitar ·

Very Professional

Daniel is a very skilled and reliable musician. His passion for music is passed on to others and always leave with a great understanding of not only guitar, but the art of music. Great Job Daniel!

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