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Jason M.

San Diego, CA

About Jason

TakeLessons.com Instructor since 2005, Jason M. is now available for online lessons worldwide featuring multiple-camera angles and a share screen experience leaving no stone un-turned!

Jason has been playing guitar for over 15 years and teaching music since 1996. Although trained in standard teaching methods, he has developed his own method of teaching to positively enhance the student€™s strength, dexterity, ear-training, memorization and techniques. His goal as a teacher is specifically designed to help you achieve your goals as an artist and a musician.

This year Jason was also the M
usic Director at the National Guitar Workshop Day Jams Rock Music Day Camp where students ages 7-15 came out to form bands, record original material and master their craft. He also taught beginning to advanced guitar/ vocals/ performance and songwriting as hosted a recording clinic at the end of each day.

Jason has host student showcases/charity benefits where his students were able to get on stage and show off their new talent and perform with other musicians. It wasn't mandatory though, if you were just looking to come out and support there was no pressure other than to come out and have fun.

Jason has been transcribing for guitar and bass since the age of 18 and since then has become a master of the craft including both 5 line staff and tablature, hand-crafted exercises and deconstructions to better enhance the students learning. Artists and genres that Jason has experience with range from Classic Rock, Metallica, Slayer, Megadeth, Guns N' Roses, Santana, Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, Led Zeppelin, Robert Johnson, Pierce the Veil, Paramore, All Time Low, Demi Lava to, Iron Maiden, Motorhead, Pantera, Avenged Sevenfold, The White Stripes, Green Day, Old Crow Medicine Show, Taylor Swift, Mumford and Sons, Bruno Mars, Rob Zombie, John 5, Audioslave, Rage Against the Machine, Van Morrison, the Beatles, AC/DC, ZZ-Top, Bullet For My Valentine, All That Remains, Ozzy, Black Label Society, Sublime, Aerosmith, At the Drive In, Type O Negative, the Black Keys, the Pixies, the Toadies, Black Sabbath, Jason Mraz, Lady GaGa, John Mayer and Journey.

Jason attended the University of Alaska, Anchorage where his degree is in Music and Business. He is constantly continuing his education with music theory courses as well as private guitar instruction. He attends guitar workshops and seminars by artists such as John5 and Kerry King who are known as some of the worlds finest guitar players. He reviews every day from a wide range of over 1000 sources working to become a better musician and instructor.

Another nice feature that you might enjoy from one on one sessions with Jason is learning the ability to craft and record your own songs using state of the art technology that caters to your own unique personality. There are no limits!

Jason teaches all experience levels from beginner to intermediate and advanced as well as artists that are signed to labels.

Local news outlet Fox 5 did a segment with one of his students who overcame issues with ADD and depression as a result of taking guitar lessons.

His students advance quickly, some have released albums, been in Guitar World Magazine as well as its online companion and won awards for their music websites.

*** Lesson Details ***
Lessons are scheduled to best fit to the student'€™s schedule when possible.
Students receive complimentary audio lessons and transcriptions of songs upon their first or second session. Jason is a very patient instructor and understands that students learn at a different pace, after all everyone is an individual.

*** Studio Equipment ***
ESP KH2 "skully" Kirk Hammett signature model Electric
Epiphone Zakk Wylde signature model Electric
Schecter SLS Blackjack Special Edition Avenger with ©Sustainiac
Schecter Blackjack ATX 7-string
Jackson Randy Rhodes V
Fender '51 Pawn Shop Series
Epiphone Banjo
Mahalo Ukulele
Savannah Ukulele
M. Acoustic
G&L S-500 custom Electric
ESP LTD AX-50 "banjo" Electric
ESP LTD AX-50 "guitar"
Fender Squire John 5 signature model
Epiphone 12-string
Nylon Classical
Yamaha Acoustic (left and right handed)
Voyage-Air Guitar Acoustic
Fender Squire Bass
Dean Vendetta Electric
Dean Dime Razorback
B.C. Rich Warlock
Yamaha Keyboard
ProTools LE
Guitar Pro 6
Tascam CD-GT2
KRK Rokits speakers
Line 6 AXSYS212 Amp
Scott Ian Randall Amp
Cry Baby Wah
Digitech Whammy/Bad Monkey/Death Metal/Grunge pedals
Ibanez Chorus/Flanger Delay/Echo
Line 6 Backtrack
Drum sticks and practice pad
Multi-angle cameras for online students

*** Travel Equipment ***
Voyage-Air Guitar (Acoustic)
Laptop with ProTools/Backtrack or Guitar Pro 6
Scott Ian Randall Amp
Various guitars depending on project or mood.

*** Specialties ***
piano, guitar, music theory, music, bass guitar, banjo, songwriting, electric guitar, acoustic guitar,
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teala S. November 22, 2016
Ukulele · Online
Verified Student
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Pasi P. November 7, 2016
Guitar · Online
Verified Student
Great practices with scales!
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Sybil I. November 3, 2016
Guitar · In home
Verified Student
Jason is a professional and exceptional.

With his ability to teach guitar, drums, keyboard, and also songwriting, my hyper 5 year old is never board. I'm not interested right now in pushing one instrument over the other. I just want her to be "exposed" to different instruments, develop an ear for music, see how she can take her lyrics (budding songwriter, with her singing her day all the time), and enhance it with an instrument. Jason can do all that, because he has the knowledge, but he's also very FLEXIBLE and can easily transition from one insturment and teaching method to another, depending on where a young student's mind and interests take them in any given moment.

Learning to play traditionally/classically, slowly, methodically, step-by-step, learning formal music theory, doing drills and so forth is awesome, and Jason can do that. However, if you want to learn to play for fun, and begin jamming sooner than later...he's definately your man.
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Jason M.

Jason M.

San Diego, CA 92109
(55)
starting at
$30 / 30-min
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Jon C.

San Diego, CA

About Jon

Hey students! My name is Jon C and I am a recent graduate of the University of California San Diego with a major in Human Biology and a minor in Psychology. Although I am just starting out teaching lessons on TakeLessons, i have had previous experiences teaching English to Elementary - Middle school students in South Korea and Guatemala. I will be focusing my subjects on primarily Biology, Psychology and the life sciences as this is where i can be the most help in. However, I do speak Korean for those that need translation or assistance. I look forward to meeting you and helping you to be acad
emically successful!
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Jon C.

Jon C.

San Diego, CA 92126
starting at
$18 / 30-min
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Dean H.

Encinitas, CA

About Dean

Hi, there! My name is Dean.
I've been teaching private lessons since 2005 and have loved helping my students become healthy, happy, and fit. I went to La Costa Canyon High, and CSUSM and earned a B.A. in Communication. I competed on the Tennis and Surf teams in HS and College while still playing basketball and lifting weights year round.
I live to be active, I derive all my happiness from my hobbies which are athletics. The friendships I have developed through activities and the feeling I get when adrenaline kicks in is my all natural healthy high which is proven to prolong and improve quali
ty of life.
My teaching style is one which incorporates fundamentals, hard work, focus, but most of all fun. I believe that at the end of the day a person must enjoy what he or she is doing in order to improve. I use positive reinforcement as a way to help students grow and am certified and qualified to teach the sports I have selected.
I look forward to helping you reach your goals!
Ask me about filming/ editing your sports footage!
Thank you:)
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jennifer B. October 16, 2015
Tennis · In home
Verified Student
Dean is awesome. We hired him to teach our 7 year old daughter and he includes my husband and I in the lesson too. It's really great that it's a family event. It's pretty amazing how he can work with us all at different skill levels. Plus he makes it fun. It's not just drills, but he has a ton of games that we play to reinforce those skills without making it feel like work. He focuses on our daughter and gives her great exercise in the process as well. He goes easy on us parents and doesn't make us run as much, which we appreciate! :-)
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Joseph Jr C. June 19, 2015
Surfing · In studio
Verified Student
Does a great job with the kids. They love Dean and now love surfing.
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Irene T. June 4, 2015
Table Tennis · In studio
Verified Student
He helped me with a few tips in the first lesson that really worked.
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Dean H.

Dean H.

Solana Beach, CA 92075
(3)
starting at
$105 / 30-min
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Linda S.

San Diego, CA

About Linda

CEO of Center for Self Improvement, Inc.
My husband and I own this business here in California.

My family and I relocated out to California from New York to start up a new lifestyle and business. We are loving our new life here in San Diego and moved here just 5 months ago.

Our 15 year old daughter is still working on adjusting to all the changes we have been making out here since 2013.

We just love it here! So yes, I am a wife, mother, and entrepreneur.

Feel free to check out my linkedin profile.

I have tutored children and adults since my college days, then I went right into
the business world.

In 2001, when I became a mother, then I spent my entire time with my daughter and other kids. I even worked with kids at a private school in our neighborhood back in New York.

My favorite hobby is dancing, and I love Zumba at the gym. I am a fun loving mom, an ambitious wife and a very hard worker in all.
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Linda S.

Linda S.

San Diego, CA 92122
starting at
$26 / 60-min
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Thomas G.

San Diego, CA

About Thomas

I am Thomas and available to teach boxing to any person or level of athlete. My first focus is to teach more than to be a "coach." By that, I enjoy teaching the fundamentals of the sweet science (boxing), as well as the conditioning and training aspect of it.

I want to provide a fun learning experience, and depending on what your goals are I can get you to that level! If you are a weekend warrior and want to challenge your body and mind to a new level of training, I can provide that. If you are someone who wants to learn to box and become a competitor, I have the resources and team to b
ring you to any level you desire.

My Credentials:
2 time National Collegiate Boxing Champion
4 time All-American Athlete
Golden Gloves State Champion
USA-regional Champion
2012 Olympic Hopeful

Today I work and advise many professional boxers, and just want to have some fun training others!

https://youtu.be/bLTkjZYiMrA

https://youtu.be/LNPgzUgY_WM
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Thomas G.

Thomas G.

San Diego, CA 92109
starting at
$30 / 30-min

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