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Aleksis B.

41 Reviews
Germantown, MD
Starting at $37
  • Teaches students 2 and up
  • Teaching since 1992
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Aleksis B.

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Develop your technique and sight reading skills to famous songs by classical composers

About Aleksis

My name is Aleksis B., but many of my students know me as Mr. B. I am a professional instructor and performing musician who combines a love of music with a desire to help others who want to achieve their highest musical potential. I try to make that passion show in everything I do. My educatio

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Zayn
My son really enjoyed the lesson. Aleksis was very kind and patient. My son is looking forward to his next lesson.
Evelyn
Mr. B is fabulous at adapting to the needs and interests of his students! I am so impressed! We made an excellent choice for a piano teacher. (11-yr-old daughter)
Elisa C.
Aleksis is a very patient and enthusiastic teacher!

Geoff S.

13 Reviews
Fairfax, VA
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 1981
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • BA Music from George Mason University
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Geoff S.

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Studied classical guitar with John Marlow (AU) and Larry Snitzler (GMU) for a total of 6 years. Experienced at teaching for 30 years. Played in over 100 weddings and special events, including solos, duets, and various small groups.

About Geoff

I played on a toy piano when I was very young, learning a bit of sight reading from my Mother, while listening to classical, jazz, and rock music. When I was 12, I learned guitar and later took private piano lessons from a prominent Philadelphia instructor. After playing in a rock band in high sc

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Cherry
I totally enjoyed my class with Geoff. We immediately started my lesson with tuning the ukulele. Then we went over the cords and strumming. I have been researching on playing the ukulele and his explanation on the strumming was a lot better than the book. He is teaching me how to play by listening to the notes which is great because I would be able to play the Hawaiian music for my hula classes. In addition, his studio is only a 5 minute drive from my house, which means I don’t have to deal with traffic.
Bill Smoot
great understanding of what I know and how to improve! Experienced instructor
McKinley Dyer
Geoff is great! Really knows what he’s doing. I’ve learned a lot in the three weeks that I’ve been working with him.

David S.

16 Reviews
Clifton, VA
Starting at $35
  • B.A. in Music Composition from Salisbury University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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David S.

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David enjoys teaching students from all different backgrounds and levels of proficiency. Whether you are just starting out or a virtuoso shredder in the making, he is happy to teach you! Over all, he is fairly laid back, as long as you practice. He usually combines work with reading off of the treble clef (what he likens to "eating your vegetables." You may not want to do it, but it will make you a healthier musician!) with learning more popular songs (or songs the student says they would like to learn) through tablature and chord charts, depending on the style of the song.

David is also very pro music theory. He usually incorporates music theory into the curriculum in conjunction with the material already being discussed. He is also very knowledgeable about composition/songwriting, and if the student is interested in learning more about this area, he is happy to share what he knows!

About David

David is a successful singer/songwriter/guitarist out of Fairfax, VA. He has a bachelor's degree in Music with a concentration in composition from Salisbury University, where he also studied jazz and classical guitar . In the 25 years he has been performing (20 of those professionally) and playin

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Scarlet F.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Education in Music from UNLV School of Music
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Scarlet F.

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Based on the type of lesson you choose, you will learn...
- How to read, sing, and play written music in a variety of styles and genres
- How to accompany yourself on your instrument as you sing
- Short and longer songs/pieces
- The language history of music
- Music history: eras, composers, genres, styles, etc
- What makes music sound a "certain way"
- How to compose your own music
- Effective ways to practice, memorize, and perform music
- Basic to advanced music and techniques
- Basic to advanced music theory

About Scarlet

Fun, effective, and affordable lessons for any age. Hi there, my name is Scarlet! Teaching music is my passion. I currently attend the UNLV School of Music for Music Education. Afterwards I wish to teach music in public schools and in private lessons. I’ve been teaching private lessons since 2017 t

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Sloane
Scarlet has WAY exceed my expectations for my daughter! She is truly extraordinary - she has taught my daughter how to hold her guitar, how to read music better, how to improve her coordination with the guitar + SO much more! Can't wait to see her thrive with such a fantastic teacher! x
Michael P.
I really enjoyed my first lesson with Scarlet. She was so patient with my questions and she took her time to make sure I understood what she was teaching me. She was very encouraging and supportive. I can't wait for the next lesson!
Brian
Scarlet was an amazing teacher! Helped me quite a bit with guitar
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Diego A.

22 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $79
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 13 and up
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Diego A.

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Diego Alonso has a Masters degree in pedagogy & musicology specialized in flamenco ("flamencología") (ESMUC, Barcelona) and graduated with highest honors in flamenco guitar performance from the Fundación Cristina Heeren (Sevilla). He has over 19 years of professional teaching and performance experience and has traveled to over 15 countries to perform, teach and compose since 2002. In addition he has given over 10,000 private guitar lessons and has given workshops, clinics, lectures and masters classes in schools and universities across the globe.

In addition to his experience and education in flamenco, Diego has a strong background in classical and Latin-jazz guitar and offers private lessons, master classes and lectures as an expert performance coach.

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About Diego

Diego Alonso has a Masters degree in pedagogy, musicology & ethnomusicology specialized in flamenco ("flamencología") (ESMUC, Barcelona) and graduated with highest honors in flamenco guitar performance from the Fundación Cristina Heeren (Sevilla). He has over 19 years of professional teaching and p

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Michael B.
Better and Better. I was not into the idea of online lessons, but it really is doable this way as long as you can see what the teacher is doing and they can see your fingers/hands too!
Michael B.
makes me think there may be hope!
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David M.

46 Reviews
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Starting at $24
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • B.M./M.M. Music Theory and Composition from Webster University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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David M.

46 Reviews
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Sight-reading, right-hand technique, repertoire development.

About David

Composer and guitarist David began formal music training at the age of 5 on the drums. He taught himself guitar as a teenager and began playing in local rock bands. Initially entering college as a Journalism major, his passion for music led him to Meramec College where he studied Music Theory with

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Brian O.
Patient, encouraging, extremely knowledgeable, and always there to answer questions. Everything you could want in a teacher.
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Robin K.
Dave is great. Very patient and a good teacher.

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Average Cost of Classical Guitar Lessons in Ashburn, VA

The average cost of 60-minute classical guitar lessons in Ashburn 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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"David is the rare combination of a true artist who wants to help others discover their own musical voice. He is always able to find a solution to my technical problems, with the goal of helping me play more musically. He takes me seriously as a student, challenging and encouraging me with understanding, patience and kindness."
Lara
Took Classical Guitar lessons from David R.
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"Very patient, very accommodating and flexible, very excited about the next lessons!"
Peter
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Aidan C.
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"Jason is a remarkable teacher! He truly has been able to break through a mental block I've always had regarding thinking in chords rather than just reading notes. His desire to help the student reach a personal goal is so evident. Jason remained so confident that a 'light bulb' would come on that I started to believe it myself. He has put me on a good path now and did it with his confidence in me and by providing the right tools. Thank you for your patience, confidence in me, and your calm, pleasant way of teaching, Jason."
Toddi
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Jason M.
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""We highly recommend Phil to anyone looking for an excellent guitar teacher. Both our daughters are flourishing under his instruction. We love that he tailors his lessons to the individual student. He teaches everything from classical to contemporary including some of the girls favorite songs, which keeps them interested and practicing. He is extremely talented yet very humble and kind."
Doreen
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Phil H.
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"Ahmad is great. I started with him in November last year and have been seeing him weekly since. He's that perfect blend of very, very smart about guitar+music, but down to earth in his style and methodology. He's also a great guy and makes lessons fun. I discovered Ahmad from the Internet then found out that a close friend had learned guitar from him a couple of years ago. She raves about him. Bottom-line: if you're looking for quality guitar instruction from a genuine and very capable teacher you can't do better than Ahmad."
Jimmy
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"One of the best guitar teachers out there"
Mariusz
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Trevor P.
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"I have been working with Shaun for about a year, and have truly enjoyed my experience with him. He is an excellent instructor, very focused on technique and learning to play guitar the RIGHT way. I have learned to read music, improv, and am now learning performance pieces. I would definitely recommend him as an instructor."
Ashley
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Shaun Z.
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"Peter I’ve played guitar for 30 years and since playing under your guidance I feel I have rediscovered my own nstrument..... I truly thank you...."
Doug L
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Peter S.
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"Been a student of Josh's for a few months now and feel very fortunate to have found him. His attention to detail, continuity between sessions, and obvious broad knowledge base are a few of the elements making this a very rewarding learning experience. I am learning to read music, understand music theory, and develop technique. I have very much looked forward to each lesson which Josh takes the time and effort to build upon with clear assignments and follow up. Josh is highly personable, professional and supportive. I highly recommend Josh."
Paul
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Josh G.
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"we had a great lesson I'm looking forward to are next"
Mart
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Joseph G.
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