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Grant H.

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Banjo
Starting at $25
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  • Awarded Waka Winter Classic Winner 2015 from Wakarusa Music Festival/Pipeline Productions
  • Teaching since 2007
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Grant H.

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I like to make learning an instrument fun and easy to fit into your schedule!

If you're an adult finally getting around to learning your dream instrument or a child following your passion of playing music I tailor your lessons specifically to you. We look at what you want to play, pick specific songs that you want to learn, and learn the techniques you need to play these songs. It sounds simple, but it's so effective and much more fun to learn this way!

About Grant

Hi! I'm Grant! And it would be my pleasure to be your music instructor. I teach all of the fretted string instruments: Guitar | Banjo | Mandolin | Bass | Ukulele I structure my lesson plans specifically around what you want to learn and how you want to learn it. We will go as slow or f

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December 10, 2019
Paul M.
Had a terrific lesson this morning. Getting to nail down the Irish Washerwoman piece. Work on timing as well as tempo.
December 3, 2019
Paul M.
Good lesson.........as always.......clean up transitions between phrases.............thanks Grant
November 26, 2019
Paul M.
Another really good lesson. Getting into timing quite a bit. Will work on using metronome to get timing down. Thanks
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Michelle Y.

(26)
Banjo
Starting at $34
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Bachelor of Music in Classical Guitar Performance from Oberlin Conservatory of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Michelle Y.

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-clawhammer technique
-arranging tunes in your own style
-learn to play with other musicians
-learn how to participate in a jam session
-learn to play and pick up tunes by ear or with tablature
-advanced melodic clawhammer arranging
-learn to accompany yourself while singing
-writing and arranging tunes
-history of the banjo and of Appalachian old-time fiddle music, and history of each specific tune
-basics of three-finger style
-old-time
-bluegrass
-folk

About Michelle

Get to know me a little better by watching my intro video below, or click on the "Ask Michelle A Question" button right next to my picture! Hi! My name is Michelle. I’m a professional guitar and banjo player, and music teacher! I teach all levels of classical guitar, acoustic guitar, bluegras

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December 3, 2019
Kevin Golembeski
Absolutely wonderful first lesson. Michelle is a true professional. I am looking forward to my future lessons.
November 25, 2019
Rita O.
Michelle was very patient with me. I am 67 years old, not too coordinated, and rusty at most things. She explained everything and answered all my questions! Look forward to my next lesson.
November 6, 2019
Chele F.
I'm continuing to learn so much and having fun along the way :-)
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Ryan B.

(58)
Banjo
Starting at $25
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Ryan B.

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I've been teaching banjo for 4 years helping students develop a love for the instrument and learn more about music along the way. My specialty is Scruggs style picking, but I'm also comfortable teaching clawhammer, reno, or melodic styles and enjoy working on hybrid and progressive styles, too. Within the first few lessons you'll have a solid base of picking and chord changes and even a few simple songs under your belt. Moving on from there I will craft lessons to move you toward a "goal song," making sure to cater your progress to your needs while keeping a focus on good technique. I enjoy working with students of all ages and experiences and I can't wait to meet you!

About Ryan

Ryan is a musician from Jefferson Park who plays a plethora of different instruments. He specializes in guitar, banjo, mandolin and ukulele, but also dabbles in accordion, piano, drums, harmonica and several others. Learning to play instruments is one of the true pleasures in his life and he hopes

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November 27, 2019
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October 15, 2019
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October 9, 2019
Frank
very patient

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Nick R.

(20)
Banjo
Starting at $55
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • M.A. in performance from Aaron Copland School of Music at Queens College
  • Awarded 2001 JAS academy full scholarship from JAS academy in Aspen Colorado (director, Christian McBride)
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Nick R.

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Online Banjo Teacher

-5 string Bluegrass (Earl Scruggs technique)
-Tenor banjo (plectrum techniques)
-Plectrum banjo (plectrum techniques)
-Bluegrass, Country, Blues and Folk
-Gullah Geechee, North Indian classical music and other world music rhythms

About Nick

Professor Nick R. (guitar, banjo, mandolin, ukulele, dobro/resonator/slide, lap steel, tenor guitar, baritone resonator, bass, drums, composition) is currently the adjunct professor at Essex College, Jazz clinician for over 19 years via Kupferberg Center (Queens College) and has been on the staff a

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October 7, 2019
Bob Tilton
This was my first lesson with Nick. He is a very nice guy. He created a calm, relaxed atmosphere in his studio, and he was clear when he gave me particular instructions. His knowledge of music theory in general, and of the five-string banjo in particular, was quite impressive. I would recommend him highly to both a beginner and to anyone (like myself) who is in need of a refresher course. I am very much looking forward to my next lesson.
April 2, 2019
Melissa
Nick Russo is a fantastic tutor for kids and adults who would like to learn Ukulele, guitar, banjo or other instruments. He makes ‘learning fun’ he's friendly and cheerful. I don’t have any background in music but, Nick made it easy for me to understand the notes and how it works. I always look forward to every lesson. I Highly recommended Nick to everyone.
March 22, 2019
Bill
I’ve been taking guitar lessons with Nick now for a few months and it’s been a terrific experience — cannot say enough good things. Each lesson builds on the last and Nick tailors them to my ability and musical interests mixing in enough music theory, which makes learning both productive and enjoyable. Most importantly I feel like I’m beginning to understand how music works and not just blindly memorizing patterns or scales. I considered online courses before choosing Nick, but there’s no substitution for one-to-one instruction. Nick’s feedback and instruction are invaluable.

I was a little concerned about trying to pick up guitar in my early 40s, but its been a rewarding experience so far and I’m looking forward to more lessons with Nick.
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Glenn S.

(30)
Banjo
Starting at $25
Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio

  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor's Degree; music composition from UCSB
  • Teaching since 1979
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I teach 5 string banjo, and have students learning contemporary songs as well as traditional styles. Soloing and right hand techniques, scales and a variety of styles covered.

About Glenn

Hi, I'm Glenn. Thank you for viewing my profile. I've been teaching students for over 20 years, playing all styles and levels of music, from day-one beginners to seasoned pros seeking to sharpen their playing skills. I teach both traditional notation and tablature, writing my own teaching method

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April 20, 2019
Laura M.
I have had a great time learning to play the Ukelele with Gkenn. So fun. Looking forward to learning more
March 2, 2019
Laura M.
Highly recommend.
January 10, 2019
Jon
Great learning experience!
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Ben E.

(3)
Banjo
Starting at $40
Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
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Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
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  • Teaches Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • History from American University
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I can teach five string bluegrass, old time or folk banjo playing or four string tenor banjo. I can give you the basics of chords as well as the types of right hand technique you need to pick or pluck.

About Ben

Benjamin Engel is a percussionist and mandolin player from North Carolina. Coming out of a folk music tradition he has expanded his interest into the world of electronic music, free improvisation and world music. He most recently visited Dublin to work with composer Cal Folger Day on a historical O

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March 31, 2019
Danya
Ben is a fun mandolin teacher and very thoughtful! He brings great tunes and gives helpful feedback to improve how you play.
February 6, 2019
Henry
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January 23, 2018
Concetta A.
Ben is a caring and thoughtful teacher. He helped me out at my studio teaching drum lessons for a 5 year old student and they had a great time working together! 5 Stars *****

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"Great first lesson."
- Angie
Took Banjo lessons from David F.
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"Grant is a very kind and patient teacher. He put me at ease and made me feel very comfortable. I am looking forward to working with him"
- Jay
Took Banjo lessons from Grant H.
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"Very payient witj me, so far."
- Joseph
Took Banjo lessons from Rebecca F.
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"Thank God for Grant’s patience. Great first lesson. Have plenty to practice throughout the week."
- Mike
Took Banjo lessons from Grant H.
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"Nick is very talented, knowledgeable and patient. He communicates material extremely well and is a pleasure to work with."
- Kevin
Took Banjo lessons from Nick R.
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"Dave had a relaxed informative approach, a knowledgeable teacher who took his time with me, a real novice."
- Terry
Took Banjo lessons from Dave K.
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"My daughter has never played a musical instrument before and decided she wanted to play the banjo. After 3 lessons with Sam, I am truely amazed how far along she has come. I would highly recommend Sam to any child or an adult. My daughter so enjoys her banjo lessons weekly with Sam."
- Peggy
Took Banjo lessons from Sam K.
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"He has great patience and makes the instructions clear. He is very nice and friendly."
- Shannon
Took Banjo lessons from Aaron D.
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"Ryan provides professional and patient instruction, Highly recommended."
- Tim
Took Banjo lessons from Ryan B.
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"Ben was really chill, and even though I had no experience at all, he was patient. His style is super easy to follow, and he encouraged me to really enjoy it."
- Greg
Took Banjo lessons from Ben Z.
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