Dennis O'Toole

Dennis O.

Denison, TX
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Levels taught:
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
The main focus of the private lessons is music theory and how it applies to the instrument. All the while trying to remain fun. Therefore, the musical style/genre that the student is seeking is irrelevant. At Dennis O'Toole Guitar Instruction the goal is for the student to have an understanding of the music that they seek to learn and become an independent musician.

About Dennis O.

Dennis O'Toole Guitar Instruction is a Denison, TX based proprietor founded in 1995.
It all began as a 'favor' for a few friends by helping them learn the theory portion of playing guitar. Once word began to spread, Dennis O'Toole Guitar Instruction was officially born. The main focus of the private lessons is music theory and how it applies to the instrument. All the while trying to remain fun. Therefore, all musical styles/genres are obtainable. My goal is for the student to have an understanding of the music which they seek to learn and become an independent musician. Since it's inception, I have helped thousands of players from around the world learn how to play.

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Justin
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Dennis O'Toole Guitar Instruction displays excellence overall. Professionalism and responsiveness are provided to students. He is punctual, on top of his business, a great communicator and easy to work with. A highly sought after work ethic is found from Dennis O'Toole. He knows how to cultivate the best on a student-to-student basis. Dennis is knowledgeable of classic and modern techniques. His knowledge of music is both broad and deep as he grounds students in theory and solid musicianship. Application of the student's knowledge is well guided and honed with Dennis. The student will be provided excellent potential for growth and expansion under the teaching of Dennis. Top grade value is given from Dennis O'Toole Guitar Instruction

Posted Jun 27, 2019
Yanett
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Excellent, my son loves the way he teaches

Posted Jun 21, 2019
Carl
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I encountered Mr O. looking for a guitar instructor formy grand daughter and found not only a talented musician,but a gifted instructor as well. My grand daughter is motivated and enjoys practicing, and I am enjoying the fruit of his labor.

Posted Jun 21, 2019
Dereck
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Taught everything in a way I could understand.

Posted Jun 20, 2019
Teri
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Not knowing the first thing about playing guitar, Dennis has taught me and gave me confidence to continue my guitar playing dream!!

Posted Jun 20, 2019
Hailey
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I had him two separate times whenever I was younger. He’s great at what he does, super patient, very kind, I felt 100% comfortable. He’s keeps his work professional and you don’t feel judged if you don’t know what you’re doing and slower than others at learning guitar. Would reccomend!

Posted Jun 20, 2019
Keyton
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Took lessons from Dennis for over 5 years he’s hard working patient and dedicated great guy with a lot of knowledge

Posted Jun 17, 2019
Cody
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Really cool down to earth guy, that's determined to teach you whatever you want to learn on guitar.

Posted Jun 17, 2019
Jackie
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My son had his first lesson last week & cannot wait to go back this week! So excited we found someone who knows what they’re talking about and can break it down so easily for my little beginner!

Posted Jun 17, 2019

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Experience

Owner/Instructor
Nov 1995 - Present

Dennis O'Toole Guitar Instruction

Education

Surgical Technology
Jul 1991 - Jun 1992

Madisonville Technical College

Science
Aug 1990 - May 1992

Madisonville Community College

Languages

English

Fluent / Native Proficiency

Awards

Best Southern Rock Band
Jun 2012

Maxima Distorzion

Web 99 Top site Award
Jan 2000

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Affiliations

Boy Scouts of America
Feb 1985
The Boy Scouts of America is one of the nation's largest and most prominent values-based youth development organizations. The BSA provides a program for young people that builds character, trains them in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and develops personal fitness.

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