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Nate C. Oviedo, FL

With guitar, I cover all the basics: chords, scales, reading tab or standard notation (or both), and playing that song you wished you knew how to play.

My method book is flexible, and I generally incorporate as many known songs as possible to encourage students' desire to practice.

Once the basics are down, we can move on to advanced techniques like harmonics, tapping, alternate tunings, and more. I can also help students trying to learn advance instruments like 7 or 8 string guitars.

I have an extensive background in theory and use it to help students understand the basics of songwriting as well as the basics of improvising lead lines over chords another guitarist is playing.

About Nate

I've been teaching private lessons for over a decade now. First I taught lessons as a self-employed college student, and then my during graduate studies I worked through a music academy in Dallas. I've been playing piano for over 20 years and guitar and drums for 15. I've been in various bands, personally recorded several albums of my own compositions, and have taught students from ages 7-17 consistently. I teach part time as a high school teacher in the area and I enjoy helping young people learn, whether it's guitar, piano, drums, or even psychology *** Lesson Details *** I'm very laid back when it comes to lessons, but I do expect students to spend at least 90 minutes weekly practicing so our lessons will be productive. I generally use either Alfred or Suzuki for piano lessons, and

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Dalton K. March 23, 2015
Piano · In home
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Nate is very patient and accommodating. Always provides feedback with each lesson.
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April W. May 19, 2014
Piano · In home
Nate has been working with my boys (6 & 7) for the past six months. We are very happy with the progress they've made and their enthusiasm for music. Would highly recommend Nate.
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Mai May 14, 2014
Nate was very patient and understanding using age appropriate materials.
Eric L. Oviedo, FL

About Eric

Eric comes from a family of musicians. He began guitar lessons at age five as the Beatles were invading the American music scene. Growing up in New Jersey, Eric performed in rock bands until becoming interested in classical guitar. With New York City only a short bus ride away, he spent as much time as possible in the city, studying guitar with Russian born Classical Guitarist, Dr. Alexander Bellow, and Jazz Legend "Bucky" Pizzarelli. During this time he attended recitals of such notables as Andre Segovia, Julian Bream and John Williams. Being immersed in this musical scene inspired him to make music his life. Eric earned a degree in Classical Guitar Performance from the Hartt School of Music at the University of Hartford, where he studied under the direction of guitar pedagogue, ...

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Kevin C. December 18, 2014
Ukulele · In studio
Verified Student
Eric is a very good teacher. I have no experience in music at all and his instruction offered a nice mix of basic music knowledge and uke specific teaching. In a short time he showed me a variety of playing techniques for the uke that gives me a lot to strive for while offering exercises and instruction for me to work on that will help me steadily improve.
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Coen G. September 2, 2014
Banjo · In studio
Verified Student
Eric has been really helpful in my learning experience. My schedule requires flexibility in scheduling and Eric has been great!
Nathaniel F. Palm Bay, FL

Teaching since 2010
Students can utilize all the equipment i have available during lessons
If you like rock, punk, or metal i'm your man

About Nathaniel

Hello my name is nate and i've been working within the music industry and have been teaching music since 2010. And i have worked in the field of graphic design for 10 years. My prices are the minimum takelessons will allow me to set and if i could i would go lower because teaching someone a new hobby or skill and helping someone express themselves creatively is indeed its own reward. I can't wait to hear from you. cheers! :) *** Travel Equipment *** I can provide 2 electric guitars stagg and firstact as well as one acoustic. I can also provide a portable yamaha piano. I would hope the students could provide their own amplifier, but if not i also have two at my disposal. For idigital art i have 2 tablets at my disposal. *** Specialties *** Rock, Punk, Recording and Producing, ...

Peter D. Palm Bay, FL

About Peter

I have been playing guitar for 20 years and currently play in a local band. Learn to play your favorite songs with me. Have fun whilst learning! *** Lesson Details *** Logical step by step lessons to learn notes, chords, scales and ultimately play your favorite songs. Learn in the comfort of your home. Complete beginners to intermediate All ages

Niklas S. Oviedo, FL

About Niklas

I have taught beginning, intermediate and advanced guitar, composition, ear training and theory, as well as studio production at accredited preparatory schools in Europe as well as in the U.S.

Johanne N. Orlando, FL

I have been playing the guitar for over seven years. I am able to teach students chord progressions, proper hand placements, various strumming patterns and right hand techniques. I have a preference for the acoustic guitar, but I am willing to work with a student that would like to learn on the electric as well.

About Johanne

My name is Johanne N. and I'm currently completing my Bachelor's Degree at Florida State University. I will have a BME in Choral Music Education come this May. I am in the Orlando area for the next four months completing my internship at Timber Creek High School, so I have been fingerprinted and background checked by OCPS. My experience is mainly with choral ensembles as I have sung in them for over 10 years. My performance experience also consists of solo recitals, theatrical productions, and vocal competitions. I recently had the honor of winning the Marilyn Van Sickle Vocal Competition in SouthWest Florida this past year. Please message me if you would like my full resume. Here are the links to my a few of my performances. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xEYATj6oORE ...

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