Justin Richards

Justin R.

Sanford, FL
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Teaching Locations:
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Levels taught:
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
For the last five or so years of teaching students I've been very rewarded with seeing my students achieve there musical goals. from songs, solos, theory, scales, ect.. i want to see your goals accomplished too!! It will be my pleasure to continue teaching the magic of music. Everyone can do what they set there mind to, all you need is a helping hand. I understand exactly how important my patience is to new students and will progress along students as fast OR SLOW as i see fit using my knowledge

About Justin R.

Hi, my name is Justin. I have been a musician for about twelve years now. My passion is teaching. I'm eager to continue passing my knowledge and skills on to my students. I'm looking for new students of all skill levels that want to proficiently advance in learning their passion as well . I've been teaching guitar for 5 years now and it's been extremely rewarding watching my students achieve their goals. I work with everyone, regardless of skill level, age, or disability. I'm an extremely patient person with a very calm demeanor that seemingly gets along with everyone. I will help you overcome any obstacles that you come across learning music. I take a great deal of pride in helping my students feel like they can learn and progress, and take pride in making my students become the best musician they can be! I have a very wide variety of genres that I study and will work with many styles of music and musicians. I'm also very proud to say that i am a studio experienced guitarist. The vast skill set of skills from a studio musician could be yours! Don't wait, book with me today and get your dreams under way!


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8 Reviews
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Justin's enthusiasm as a guitarist and instructor is absolutely infectious. He had great insight that brought me nearly immediate improvement and showed me exercises that make practicing fun. I'm really glad to have found him!

Posted Oct 13, 2020
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First lesson and Justin was great. Our daughter really took to him.

Posted Feb 15, 2020
John M.
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My son is almost 9 and has been playing for about 2 years. His last teacher provided a solid foundation but Justin has taken lessons to the next level. He sets reasonable expectations but my son is more excited to practice every day because he feels challenged. So far so good. I would highly recommend.

Posted Jul 5, 2018
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Justin is awesome! My 8 year old daughter looks forward to his lessons every week. She has had 4 lessons so far and is progressing each week. He is extremely patient and communicates very well with her. We love that he is able to come to our home to teach. He is a great teacher and I would definitely recommend him.

Posted Jan 17, 2018
Jennifer K.
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Best guitar instructor in area. He is professional and patient. I recommend him to anyone.

Posted Jul 7, 2017
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Justin's making steady progress over the past 5 weeks with our now 8-year-old son, who seems to be responding well to Justin's collaborative, engaging style. He speaks to him like a partner, which I think boosts my son's confidence and motivation.

Posted Sep 27, 2016
Rebekah H.
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Justin is an excellent teacher to 13 year old, Christopher! He is patient with him and keeps the lessons moving and enjoyable. He challenges Christopher with new songs and skills with increasing levels of difficulty and keeps him moving forward. I would recommend Justin to any parent looking to get their child interested in the guitar and anyone looking to progress from the basics to the intermediary and advanced levels! His teaching skills are superb.

As an added bonus: Justin is a joy to work with and has been flexible with our crazy schedule when we need to move lessons around!

Posted Jun 22, 2016
Jessica M.
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Justin has been teaching my 14 yr old son guitar for the last month. He has such an easiness to his personality that he has quickly developed a great connection with my son. His love for music is genuine and I can tell it is spreading to my son. He is encouraging and friendly but still maintains reasonable expectations for commitment and practice. I couldn't be happier with Justin. I would totally recommend him.

Posted Feb 1, 2015

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Music Instructor
Apr 2012 - Jan 2013

Dr. Music Academy

I worked at Dr. music academy, teaching lessons to many guitarist, As well as taking on dozens of students here with Take Lessons. a little over five years professional experience with all ages!


High School Diploma
Aug 2010 - May 2012

Seminole State College

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