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Spencer C.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students Male: 14 and up; Female: 13 and up
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Spencer C.

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Fun till your fingers hurt

About Spencer

I quit guitar at 7 years old. I realized that many people quit for the same reason I did: when their fingers stroked the guitar, they didn't like the sounds they heard. Like many, I grew tired of the instrument, had no motivation to build the required finger strength, and decided playing guitar wa

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Rachayita K.
Great class
Tyler
Guy's a legend and he's not even 30 I don't think. You will love learning to play with Spencer!!!!!
Miguel Tomas
I am taking Spencer's advanced course at the moment, and I gotta say... This guy is just prodigious.
He's really personable, so in our first lessons, I learned that he taught himself to play by ear, like many of the greats.
What is really helping me play better, is something he calls the art of transformation; something he learned from listening to rare vinyl records nearly 100 years old.
Not only will you get better at guitar, but if you ask Spencer, you will learn many interesting facts about music and it's evolution.

John Michael C.

10 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Awarded Honors Recital from Truett McConnell
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2006
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John Michael C.

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My lessons are tailored to the needs and goals of each student. I truly desire to help each person reach their goals, and am excited to use a variety of techniques and resources to make that possible for every student.

About John Michael

John has been teaching private lessons since 2006 to a wide variety of students; some beginners, others advanced; older and younger. John has helped students reach their personal goals, whether that was just to play a few songs at summer camp or a friend's birthday, or to write and record their own

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Danny
My son was very excited after his first lesson and really loved Mr. Cathey!
Pratyush P.
really enjoyed my first session with John !
Sophia S.
We could not be more please with Sophia’s ukulele lessons with Mr. Cathey. He makes the lessons fun and enjoyable yet educational. We highly recommend lessons with Mr. Cathey.
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Kelli C.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Awarded Grant from The Grammy Foundation
  • BA - Poetry, Social Work, Art from Long Island University, Friends World Program
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Kelli C.

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What makes music lessons unique with me is I have experience in technique, theory and creativity. I have been a musician and teaching artist for over fourteen years. Specializing in helping the beginner start. My teaching philosophy is to create an individualized lesson plan for each student, based in theory, technique and student goals with an emphasis on creative expression and empowerment. Music is a language based on listening and creative expression.

About Kelli

I received my first grant from The Grammy Foundation and have had music featured with NPR, KEXP, BBC6 radio and various other accolades. I have written albums and toured extensively. And have had intensive training in voice, theory and aural skills with Dorothey Klotzmen, Julliard and have been pla

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Anna
Kelli is great with our son - he always looks forward to his lessons. She is a pleasure to work with.
KimberlyB
Awesome teacher for our child and then teen. Kelli also became a trusted adult friend and mentor. Our daughter had been frustrated by lessons before we found Kelli who helped our daughter explore music joyfully and with discipline and become a technically proficient musician who composes and performs with confidence. She also taught her singing and composition. Irene released her 3rd album of original songs at the age of 21!
Melissa
Kelli has been amazing with my quiet, shy teen. She connected with him immediately, pushes him just the right amount to keep him learning and growing as a musician, but never so much that she pushes him away. She is very gentle and kind and encouraging. I love that she always does a little freestyle with him at the end of every lesson and his learning is not exclusively from books. On top of being a great teacher, she is a lovely human.

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Nikola M.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Serbian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2002
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Nikola M.

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Lessons include:

The Rudiments of Music

* Chords
* Rhythm studies
* Scales
* Warm up stretches
* Sight reading for beginners
* Theory
* Modes

Technique and Repertoire

* Lead improvisation
* Ear training
* Dynamics

Master Class

* Sweep picking
* Speed picking
* Arpeggios and pentatonics
* Two-hand tapping
* Chicken picking
* Blues improvisation

About Nikola

Nikola M is recognized as a guitarist extraordinaire that specializes in teaching and performing progressive rock. Nikola's proven teaching methods have been acknowledged by Southern California's finest musicians and his students range from beginners to highly accomplished professionals. In addi

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IrisL
He's an excellent instructor and very talented musician. He is very knowledgeable of all the music theory and techniques I need to be a good bass player. I highly recommend him to anyone.
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Dylan L.

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  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Dylan L.

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I've been performing on the guitar professionally for approximately 20 years and have been giving lessons for over 10 years. My teaching style is unique. I cater to the needs of each student creating a list of goals customized for each student. Although my main inspiration is Bluegrass and Folk music, I have played in bands of a wide variety of genres including Rock, Celtic, and Heavy Metal.

I have a vast knowledge of music theory and technique, which I teach students to apply to their music in practical and meaningful way. Along with my technical knowledge, I advise my students on how to stay inspired, figure out a productive and achievable practice regimen, and find their "voice" on the guitar.

Along with guitar, I also teach mandolin and ukulele. I look forward to helping you along your musical journey!

About Dylan

I have been playing music since I was five years old, when I learned to play piano with my mother. I believe that the musical foundation that was instilled in me at a young age has made it possible for me to learn and teach any instrument and style of music. As your music teacher, it is my goal to

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Luke H.

10 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Bachelor's Degree in Geography from Western Washington University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2017
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Luke H.

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I've been performing music for over 15 years. I've been teaching guitar for the past three years. I like keeping guitar fun! I will work with each student's individual needs and goals. I like all kinds of music and styles so don't feel embarrassed if you wanna learn a Taylor Swift song or Old Town Road. I like pursuing what the student is interested in while still teaching essential skills like strumming, note reading, chords, picking, etc. Reach out and lets chat about guitar!

About Luke

I grew up in Beaufort, South Carolina, picking up the guitar and bass at age 13. Before that, I had a strong interest in all types of music. After learning the basics on guitar, I formed a band in my tiny hometown, constantly learning and writing songs. For college, I went to Western Washington

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steven
Great and patient teacher. He teaches you what you want to learn!
Savannah
Luke is a very kind and thoughtful teacher! He made the lesson fun and education and I left each day with something new to practice! He found the best way to teach me quickly and was overall a great teacher!
Jayanti C
Luke is a wonderful guitar teacher for our 7 yr old. He has managed to keep her engaged and show her how to have fun with the guitar. Our daughter really wanted to learn but was very frustrated and disengaged with her previous teacher. Luke teaches her songs that she typically listens to, has introduced her to new music and is able to connect with her at her level. Even since COVID 19 and having to switch to Zoom lessons, they haven’t missed a beat. We see her growing and becoming more confident each week. We are so grateful to Luke for all that he has done!

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Average Cost of Guitar Lessons in Pickens, SC

The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Pickens is $64. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $276 per hour.
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"Michael has been teaching my son for several months. He is punctual, prepared and follows-up. He is creative in his approach and has clever ways to motivate my son to try harder and stay focused. He's a talented artist and teacher."
Tracy
Took Guitar lessons from Michael C.
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"Amazing teacher...there is not much to add...highly recommended"
Veronika
Took Guitar lessons from Nils B.
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"It was a great first lesson. Looking forward to the next one!"
Tami
Took Guitar lessons from Ryan B.
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"Ryan teaches me a lot of good fundamentals and taught me chords I didn't even know existed. He is very nice and does not judge me even if I ask a stupid question.
He also teaches me how to play cool rifts and licks on my guitar and teaches rock songs that a lot of people from the 90's might know. He is great and I totally recommend him for anyone who is looking for a great guitar teacher!
~ Student of Ryan S.
If you are new to online lessons- they are amazing! Ryan shows up every week on time via Skype right into my living room from across the country! I don't have to get in the car and drive to lessons or wait. I usually get the dinner dishes done while my sons takes lessons- a major time saver for our busy family! RYAN is awesome! He is a great communicator with my son and with me as well. I receive weekly e-mails with material for lessons. Ryan is kind, encouraging and has really helped foster my son's love for guitar. I highly recommend him!
~ Parent of a Student of Ryan S."
Jessica
Took Guitar lessons from Ryan S.
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"Passionate and patient instructor. Always takes the time to answer my questions and makes sure I understand each topic before moving on to the next."
Clare
Took Guitar lessons from Sylivan T.
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"Outstanding instructor, only the first lesson with Norman but he explains everything in detail, and makes it easy to understand and learn. KC/USMC Retired. Looking forward to my next lesson."
Kenneth
Took Guitar lessons from Norman T.
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"Rachel was excellent. She was very patient and ensured I understood the lesson. Very knowledgeable and able to explain what I was learning.

Also she helped me make a decision on what type of guitar to purchase."
Daniel
Took Guitar lessons from Rachel H.
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"Ian is a fantastic instructor. In our second lesson, he completely changed the way I look at scales and soloing AND helped easily make sense of a music theory concept that always confused me (and how to apply it practically).

On top of it all, he is very approachable and easy to work with. Highly recommend!"
Miguel
Took Guitar lessons from Ian S.
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"Mike is a great teacher!!! thank you so much for all your help."
Jenifer C
Took Guitar lessons from Mike B.
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"Gabriella felt very comfortable with Thomas. He was patient and jumped right in without wasting time. She can't wait for her next lesson."
Gabriella
Took Guitar lessons from Thomas V.
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