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Riley W.

5 Reviews
Frisco, TX
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Professional Guitarist from Guitar Institute of Technology
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Riley W.

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About Riley

Since 1985, Riley has been one of the nation's premier guitar and bass teachers. He's been a working professional guitarist/singer since 1972, teaching since 1985 and a writer since 1987. You're read his work in "Electronic Musician," "Gig," "Guitar World," "Guitar School," "Real to Reel" and "Vint

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Brent P.
Great 1st lesson and covered a lot in only 45 minutes. Very knowledgeable and professional. Looking forward to some practice time and my next lesson with Riley.
Sharla
Event after more than 13 years of guitar instruction with Riley, there is always a new technique or song structure lesson to learn. He knows an incredible amount about music, performance, and (to be honest) living a good life. He is an inspiration to me both musically and personally, and his enthusiasm for both is unmatched.
Eric
In my opinion, I have very little natural talent for music. I hadn't played an instrument with any proficiency in the past. Well, I had played air guitar and guitar hero before, but neither of them really prepared me for actually playing a guitar. Sometimes I'd sing in the safety of my commute to work, but that's about it.

Riley helped me pick a guitar, gave me a book, and play along recordings. He had me playing classic chords in about two lessons. I can now read guitar music and have come up with some of my own tunes. I wasnt a very good student at first, but I showed up for my lessons. Just that took me a long way until I actually wanted to practice and really started to enjoy my guitar.

I was missing something in my life - all I did was work, eat, and sleep. I hadn't considered music as an outlet. My wife just signed me up one night and then told me I was going to learn something new. I was kind of mad at her at first (and hence my resistance to practicing), but I'm really glad she did that for me - and I thank her every time I play guitar.

Riley is great - he has a ton of patience with me. Considering that he went to one of the best guitar schools in the country (MIT/GIT), and can pretty much play wherever he wants, this really shows how much he loves to teach. Riley can play the obscure tune, pop, metal, classical guitar (he's got me on Beethoven now), and he even played yngvei with serious proficiency. The man has mastered the guitar and wants to teach. He is a working musician, and has had gigs every week that I've known him. He understands the music business, so he can give sound advice if you want a music career. So far as lessons go, it's just a matter of practicing what he tells you. There is no guitar, amp, or pick that can make you sound better. But Riley can.

I wish I (or my wife) had signed me up a long time ago. Best money I spend each month. Anyway, I better get back to practicing.
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Jay P.

2 Reviews
Richardson, TX
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Psychology from University of North Texas
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jay P.

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Hello there! My name is J and music has been a part of my life since I was a young kid. I learned to play the piano when I was 8 and never stopped learning since. Eventually, I taught myself how to play the guitar and a whole new world of music opened up for me and I would love to share my knowledge with you in a fun, energetic and creative way. Hope to hear from you soon!

About Jay

Hello Students/Parents, My name is J and I have been playing the piano since Elementary school and the guitar since High School. A piano upbringing instilled in me the core basics of music and music theory. Which eventually led me to teaching myself the guitar; which led to writing my own songs;

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Oliver
Jay is a great teacher for my 9 year old son. My son is learning the basics of guitar and Jay is fun and patient. After just 5 lessons, my son is well on his way to learning his first pop song and he can't wait until his guitar lesson each week.
Darnell P.
OMG! Such a great teacher! Jay is VERY patient, accommodating, easy going and overall NICE.

We look forward to having him come to our home to do private lessons with our 8 year old daughter every week.
He speaks her language and knows how to refocus her in such a creative, positive way.

She is learning at an accelerated rate, as Jay is really working to instill the basics so that she has a thorough understanding before moving forward. They do a lot of repetition and recall, and he leaves her with homework that she is happy to work on throughout the week.
We have booked Jay for more classes and will continue to work with him indefinitely!

Thank you for providing us the opportunity to find Jay,Take Lessons! BEST decision ever!
Roy T.
Exceptional teacher of both piano and guitar. Always punctual and maximizes the learning opportunity during lesson time. Connects well with students. Inspires students to be creative and take ownership of the music they are learning. Has a vision for the overall growth of his students. We are fully satisfied with Jay, and we highly recommend him.

Jody R.

Plano, TX
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Jody R.

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Beginning guitar is all about finding the motivation to get the student through the first stages. You'll have fun while learning good habits and getting your fingers to the point where they can play what you want.

The best guitar lessons are multi-faceted from the beginning. You start playing songs right away, all the while learning other things about music, good habits, simple songs, and helpful hints.

No experience is necessary to start picking up simple techniques that get you musical as soon as possible. Even at the very beginning, when we're learning simple scales and chords, every effort is made to help exercises not merely produce the tones required, but in a musical, emotionally-connecting way.
Music is the language of emotion, and you can learn that language.

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Keeping the student interested and having fun while learning,

Working at the pace of the individual students,

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About Jody

I have been a guitarist since 1990, and play rhythm guitar and compose songs for Bob Helps Band, an alternative rock band based in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area. I love guitar and teaching. I have been a teacher and instructor most of my life. I focus on: Personal service, Keeping the student inte

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Loren P.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks Spanish, French
  • Awarded Grand Prize Straight Talk $5000 from Straight Talk Phone Service Provider
  • Teaches students Male: 4 to 12; Female: 4 and up
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Loren P.

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I play guitar, ukulele, charango, piano, and I sing! I've been a musician since 2000, and I've successfully turned a hobby into something my husband and I have been doing full time for several years. For beginners, something that works best is taking a song that you LOVE and turning it into your anthem on the instrument of your choice. So pick your song and message me!

About Loren

I'm an artist, musician, and language aficionada. I have a Bachelor's Degree from the University of Georgia, graduating with honors as a Magna Cum Laude in Spanish and French Linguistics. I am fluent in both languages. One thing I love about teaching is bringing the arts into the process of learnin

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Amazing teacher!
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Tina D.

47 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Italian
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Tina D.

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I've played guitar for a few years and enjoy teaching beginners. I incorporate reading music, reading tab, playing melodies, and playing chords.

About Tina

Hello! I've been teaching private lessons for over 15 years. I was a high school music teacher & band director in the Philadelphia area for 7 years, and I now live in Miami, FL where I am working on a doctoral degree in conducting. I also work as a freelance musician. I'm looking forward to maki

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Kaylee
Wonderful patient teacher with an Online platform very easy to use.
Darshan Khedekar
She was very kind and spotted many things that I could fix!
Darshan Khedekar
she was very kind and helped me a lot!
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Daniel E.

34 Reviews
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Starting at $32
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Fastest Growth from KMC/Musicorp
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Daniel E.

34 Reviews
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Music lessons should be fun and engaging for students. I am excited to take you to the next level, whether you are an absolute beginner, intermediate, or advanced student. If you are interested in learning classical guitar, rock, jazz, heavy metal, or polka!

About Daniel

Teaching Background: * I have a record of success with students of all ages, backgrounds, abilities, and goals * I teach using a variety of methods and styles, including my own authored books * I owned a music academy for 10 years where I trained others to be successful instructors * I have a

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Kate
Great lesson! Daniel was patient, upbeat, and gave very understandable explanations. We covered quite a bit of ground at a pace that kept it all easy to handle. Now it's time to practice!
Diman T.
Studying with Daniel has been an incredible experience. He is very knowledgeable but also very flexible. Whatever aspect of your music adventure you are looking to improve, Daniel has a path for you to follow.
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"Very good teacher extremely patient!"
Cliff
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Tanisha H.
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"Tyler was my 14 year old daughters instructor in both piano and guitar. We loved him! He's fun and keeps the student interested and engaged in learning. I can't believe how much she's learned in just a short time."
Cate
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Tyler J.
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"First instruction and I feel like I got more out of it than I expected. Looking forward."
James
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Greg L.
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"I've been taking lessons for almost a year, and am still very happy with Jimmy's teaching technique and content. He continues to explain things clearly and lessons are still fun. He challenges but is not unreasonably demanding because he understands that there are other things going on in life."
Anne
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from James R.
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"Great first impression."
Evan
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Uncle Dave T.
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"Miss Michelle is very encouraging, gentle, and informative. I highly recommend her lessons <3"
Isabel
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Michelle W.
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"She was very good with Joshua. Great first class!"
Joshua
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Tanesha M.
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"Really loved his teaching style and his interest and knowledge in the subject! Can't wait to learn more from him!"
Aakash Parekh
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Blake C.
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"Good lesson. Geoff immediately recognized things I can do to improve my techniques."
Larry
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Geoff S.
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"Learned a lots from Michelle in such a short period. She's patient and knowledgeable.
Great Instructor."
Necie
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Michelle W.
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