Marlene Mendoza

Marlene M.

Bronx, NY

Lesson Details


Levels Taught:
Beginner, Intermediate
I've taught guitar for beginners and intermediate of all ages. I can teach both acoustic and electric guitar. I specialize in pop, rock, and metal. If you want to learn a song, scales, how to solo, learn how to read tabs/sheet music, or any questions related to guitar gear, I'll be here to help!
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Marlene teaches



Marlene delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 1+ and special needs

Teaching since:
January 2014

My name is Marlene and I am an experienced professional musician. I have a Bachelor of Science Degree in Music from Lehman College obtained in May 2015. I was taught under John Corgliano (Grammy Award Winning Composer), Angela Piva (Grammy Award Winning Audio Engineer), and many others. I have experience teaching music to kids and adults in private and classroom/group settings mostly beginners and intermediate levels.

I am willing to teach you several subjects within music such as:

Music Production/Recording/Engineer
Music Theory
Music Performance
Music Business
Guitar (Acoustic/Electric)
Ear Training

My goal as your teacher is to make sure that you accomplish and succeed in any goals that you desire to complete within these subjects.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact!

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Substitute Music Teacher
Aug 2015 - Present
Immaculate Conception School

Taught in a classroom setting to Pre-K through 12 grade

Private Music Instructor
Oct 2014 - Oct 2015
The Muzic Store

Taught privately guitar and piano to beginners and intermediate level of all ages.

Substitute Music Instructor
Jan 2014 - Aug 2015
Palombo Music School

Taught privately to kids including those of special needs guitar.


Aug 2011 - May 2015
Lehman College
High School Advanced Diploma
Aug 2007 - Jun 2011
Aquinas High School


Fluent / Native Proficiency
Fluent / Native Proficiency


John Corgliano Music Scholarship
May 2015
John Corgliano


Phi Beta Kappa
May 2015

The Phi Beta Kappa Society celebrates and advocates excellence in the liberal arts and sciences. Its campus chapters invite for induction the most outstanding arts and sciences students at America’s leading colleges and universities. The Society sponsors activities to advance these studies — the humanities, the social sciences, and the natural sciences — in higher education and in society at large.

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8 Reviews

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Nick McCauley Mar 8, 2018
Guitar · Online

Best instructor ever!

Nick McCauley Feb 1, 2018
Guitar · Online

layla Mar 12, 2017
Guitar · Online

Marlene is a great teacher and is so helpful. I've learned so many chords so fast.

Nick McCauley Feb 28, 2017
Guitar · Online

Learning new songs each lesson Marlene takes the time to explain every part of the song she is very detailed in explaining everything and always takes the time to make sure you learn the first part of a song before moving on to the next parts.

Nick McCauley Jan 31, 2017
Guitar · Online

Already learning songs after my 4th lesson!

Nick McCauley Jan 24, 2017
Guitar · Online

Only my 3rd lesson and I have learned so much Marlene is an amazing instructor!

Nick McCauley Jan 10, 2017
Guitar · Online

britney Jan 7, 2017
Music Theory · Online

it was super awesome! couldnt figure out my sound so she couldnt hear me. but i heard her so it worked out okay.

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