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Joshua A.

7 Reviews
La Vergne, TN
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Joshua A.

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To me, learning any instrument is about balancing the exercises with the fun material that makes you want to keep playing. I am a technique-focused teacher insofar as making sure any student of mine is avoiding bad and sometimes unhealthy habits in their playing. I do, however, try to find fun ways to work on technique, with the end goal being playing repertoire that is fun for the student. I believe technical exercises have their place in learning any instrument, but that it's important to spend the majority of your practice time on material which is ultimately enjoyable to play.

I do have certain sets of books I like to follow depending on the student's interests and age, but I am always happy to tweak the lesson plan to fit the student's needs. I also tend to supplement whichever books I'm using with material of my own, to make sure we're also covering important topics such as music theory and maybe a bit of relevant music history in the process.

About Joshua

Hi there! My name is Josh, and I'd love to be your guitar teacher! I've been playing guitar since I was eight, starting out playing rock and roll, then focusing on classical training for my college career. In both undergraduate and graduate school, I studied classical composition as a classical guit

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Ashlyn
I was self taught when I started taking lessons, Josh helped me fix some bad habits that helped me push my playing to the next level!
Marco
I grew up on bossa, and wanted to learn how to play it. I had played guitar for years but mostly rock and folk. Josh was able to take what I knew and teach me how to play bossa music.
Casey
I never thought I'd study classical guitar, but Mr Josh showed me how important it is to have a good foundation to build from. Highly recommended!
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Annie A.

9 Reviews
Hermitage, TN
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, French
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Annie A.

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I am currently only accepting students taking lessons every week. I will help you learn how to make beautiful music with your acoustic guitar! I focus on proper technique and will have you playing your first song by the end of your first lesson.

About Annie

Annie brings a unique set of experiences to every musical venture she embarks on. She is a classically trained vocalist who traveled the country and the world with the renowned Millikin University Choir during her undergraduate studies. Annie graduated with a degree in Commercial music, and spent he

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I'm enjoying my lessons with Annie very much. My lessons are usually in home but until the stay at home restrictions are lifted the online lessons are working out much better than I had anticipated.
Dauminique H.
She’s very helpful and insightful for what I needed at the time she was not demeaning or overbearing and I thought very comfortable working with her when I return to Tennessee I will definitely consider her again
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David F.

9 Reviews
Hermitage, TN
Starting at $24
  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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David F.

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Learn the music you want to learn! Any style, any genre!!

About David

With a Bachelor's Degree from Morehead State University and five years teaching experience I can offer you the most fulfilling learning experience! *** Lesson Details *** Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced players welcome! Lessons for Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin, Ukulele, or Electric Bass! *** S

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Mrs B.
Great contact with David. He was on time, really supportive and helpful, we'll book more lessons!
Kolin J.
My son has just finished up with the first of 5 lessons, and has already learned SO much! David is very knowledgeable, and so easy to talk to and learn from. We are very pleased...worth EVERY penny!
Josh M.
Thoughtful and focused on what Im trying to achieve.
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Jackson F.

Nashville, TN
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Intermediate
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Jackson F.

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You will receive knowledge about music and performance with guitar first-hand from a Belmont University Commercial music student, without having to pay tens of thousands of dollars of college tuition!

About Jackson

Music has been a part of my life for a a very long time - I fell in love with guitar at ten years old and since then I've gone on to graduate from an arts high school as a guitar major at Denver School of the Arts and have moved to Nashville to study music at Belmont University. (Jazz, Classical, Co

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Ian L.

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Starting at $50
  • Speaks english
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Western Swing Group of 2019 from Ameripolitan Awards
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Ian L.

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Barry Harris, the great Jazz pianist, and educator says, “I have such a ball in my classes, and I learn so much from my students. They probably don’t realize that I come to school here, too. I’m just the oldest member of the class. I wish everyone could experience the blessing of learning new things all the time.”

The above statement describes how I feel when I am teaching. I have been playing and performing for over 20 years in many capacities, and still, music continues to teach me new things every time. Not only do I want to share that experience with you, but I also want to guide you into having that experience for yourself.

About Ian

I started on the violin when I was about 8 years old. I began with classical music, studying in the Suzuki method. I loved my time in the Suzuki method; I wasn’t always the best student; however, in hindsight, I am incredibly grateful for the experience with my teacher, the method, and the strong

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Cole P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 2021
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Cole P.

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Hello! I'm Cole and I have been playing guitar for 14 years. It is my passion and mission to share music and fellowship in it with my friends and colleagues. I live in Nashville, TN and am an A&R executive for a publishing company. I want to share my knowledge and years of playing guitar with others to as many of those who are eager to learn. While I have not formally taught guitar before I have many years of experience teaching an array of subjects at summer camps around the U.S. I assure that my lessons will be as personable and relaxed as possible to make sure that you are getting the most out of it you can. I look forward to meeting and rocking with you soon!

About Cole

Hello! My name is Cole and I have been playing guitar in church and in bands for 14 years! I am super excited to be sharing some of what I have learned over the years with you. I love music and playing guitar and look forward to geeking out over our favorite songs from the past and today! I want to

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Average Cost of Acoustic Guitar Lessons in Smyrna, TN

The average cost of 60-minute acoustic guitar lessons in Smyrna is $68. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $300 per hour.
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Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Chris B.
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"I highly recommend taking guitar lessons with Wes. He's so helpful. And also amazing. Can't wait to take lessons from him again!"
Rosalyn
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Wes C.
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Analyzed previous progress with my 12 yr old and had a plan for future growth."
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"Both my boys took piano lessons from Kayla and they excelled in their love for music. Her confidence and skill motivated them to continually practice."
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Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Kayla K.
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"We’ve really enjoyed the getting to know the teacher, knowledge she brings, and fun creativity with learning she brings to our Lesson during the week. We all look forward to seeing her!"
Caedmon
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Michele Y.
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"I'm a few months into lessons with Jordan and really enjoying it so far. He is a highly skilled musician and a great teacher. His teaching style is well-rounded, and is helping me build a solid foundation on guitar. He will challenge you, but will be patient and encouraging along the way. He is very accommodating and flexible with scheduling (which is a huge plus). I would definitely recommend him for students of all ages."
David
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Jordan D.
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"I just wanted to say that Paul has really taken my music productions skill to a next level in the shortest amount of time, I was stuck and couldn’t finish a track and now I am confident that I am only improving every week. No more frustration and fear of failure !!!
Thank you Paul I really appreciate your patients and passion in teaching and making me improve everyday"
Zad Heidari
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Paul W.
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"Kevin is very reliable and responsive. He is always on time and my son loves his lessons and is learning a ton!"
Melissa
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Kevin J.
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"Very knowledgeable and patient teacher. He tailored the lessons to my needs and has really helped me improve. An excellent teacher and guitar player."
Kathy
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Grant H.
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