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Mitch E.

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Seattle, WA
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Mitch E.

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I am a self-taught musician with 15 years of experience playing electric and acoustic guitar. My lessons begin by learning what inspires you as a musician, and working to take you where you want to go! Learning some of your favorite songs is often a great place to start. By learning a variety of music, you'll quickly begin to notice patterns & understand basic theory on what notes work together well. From there, you can apply that knowledge to improvisation, as well as songs you may want to write!

From those first few lessons, there's a million different ways we can explore the guitar together. With my lessons, I offer recording time in my home studio where you can learn how to write, record, produce, and mix fully arranged songs!

Reach out to say hi, and let me know what some of your immediate goals and questions are!

Specialties: Indie, Rock, Pop, Alternative, Psychedelic, Folk, Acoustic.
Open to students of all ages.

About Mitch

Hi! My name is Mitch. I am the lead guitarist, songwriter and producer for Seattle-based indie pop band Hi Crime. We play shows regularly around the NW, and occasionally tour to other parts of the country. Our music has been featured on popular Seattle radio stations KEXP & 107.7 The End, and has al

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Jean-Christian
So far so good!
Mary
Mitch gave lessons to my son about 6 years ago (when Mitch still lived in St. Louis). He still picks up the guitar a few times each week to unwind, and often mentions things Mitch taught him while practicing.
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Luke H.

12 Reviews
Seattle, WA
Starting at $45
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor's Degree in Geography from Western Washington University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Luke H.

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I've been performing music for over 15 years. I've been teaching guitar for the past three years. I like keeping guitar fun! I will work with each student's individual needs and goals. I like all kinds of music and styles so don't feel embarrassed if you wanna learn a Taylor Swift song or Old Town Road. I like pursuing what the student is interested in while still teaching essential skills like strumming, note reading, chords, picking, etc. Reach out and lets chat about guitar!

About Luke

I grew up in Beaufort, South Carolina, picking up the guitar and bass at age 13. Before that, I had a strong interest in all types of music. After learning the basics on guitar, I formed a band in my tiny hometown, constantly learning and writing songs. For college, I went to Western Washington

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Olivia
I loved my lesson with Luke! He very patient and knowledgeable and made me feel really comfortable. I definitely recommend Luke to anyone who wants to learn bass.
Velika
Luke is a fantastic teacher! He is patient, kind, and extremely talented. He makes each and every lesson pure joy! He is excited to learn new songs himself so that he can teach them to me. He has made learning acoustic guitar such a fun experience! Highly recommend him!
steven
Great and patient teacher. He teaches you what you want to learn!
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Isaac W.

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Bothell, WA
Starting at $70
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1996
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Isaac W.

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Guitar is among the most intimate performance instruments. Whether strumming it for rock 'n roll or caressing its strings for folk or classical music, it evokes an instantly recognizable emotional response. It's become the ideal instrument for expressing the vulnerability and uncertainty of love, the brief sting of agony, or any existential expression.

It's portable. It's loud enough to be heard in a crowd of voices, but quiet enough to be practiced in your bedroom. Musically its fretboard is based on the piano's chromatic scale. Its six strings accommodate both simple and complex voicing, depending on the player's skill or desired effect.

As a classically trained musician with 25 years of guitar performance experience in pop, folk, and rock music, I offer a range of styles, techniques, and comprehensive approaches to understanding and mastering this historic instrument, depending on your personal preferences. My focus is on exploration, discovery, and learner-directed lessons. My ...

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CUSTOM-MADE FOR YOU Learning involves playfulness, curiosity, and personal connection. I've studied how people learn and how people play, along with 25 years of professional and performance experience, and I focus it entirely on you. We start with what you love, discover what you already know, then

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Bill P.
Isaac was great and very patiently explained everything I needed to do to get started on my guitar.
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Jack U.

Seattle, WA
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2006
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Jack U.

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Hi! I've been playing guitar and with bands for over 15 years. I started on upright bass and played in an orchestra before moving onto jazz band, and then eventually taught myself guitar. The last band I was in toured and recorded all over the country before moving to Seattle. Songwriting is my greatest passion. If you have any interest in writing your own songs, I'd be more than happy to help. I'm comfortable with multiple genres and with electric or acoustic guitar. We can come up with a lesson plan together, or I can plan something myself based on your needs. Thank you!

About Jack

I play guitar, upright & electric bass, and piano. I've played in multiple bands throughout my life. I moved to Seattle with my band from Ann Arbor in 2016. We played Indie Psych Rock and were influenced by bands like Talking Heads, The Strokes, and David Bowie. We had the privilege of recording a s

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Ben A.

Bellevue, WA
Starting at $41
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2020
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Ben A.

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Hi there! I'm Ben, and I would love to teach you some guitar! Want to learn theory, your favorite songs, or work on technique? With passion, and over 8 years of playing my instrument/being in bands, I can help you reach your musical goals. Everyone learns differently and I will cater to what ever needs you might have, I just want to help!

About Ben

I have found so much joy in life listening and participating in music, ever since I was young I knew it was all I wanted to do. I started playing in bands when I was in high school and have not stopped since. I come from a background of growing up with a wide variety of music from Black Sabbath and

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Jared G.

11 Reviews
Everett, WA
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 11 to 65
  • Teaching since 1999
  • Diploma from Desert Mountain Higschool
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Jared G.

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all levels from beginner to advanced fingerpicking

About Jared

I have been teaching guitar for over 20 years and as an instructor, My teaching method comes from a curriculum I have developed which uses popular guitar driven rock tunes as musical etudes. Educating the student with valuable theory, reading, technique, and scale theory, while remaining fun. As a s

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Daniel G.
I've had 5 lessons with Jared so far and had to get more! I have been learning a lot while also having fun!
Marshall S.
My son was very excited for his first lesson. Good instructor.
Dave F.
Jared has a great understanding of guitar theory, technique and teaches with a good balance of both. Lessons are fun I am learning a lot.

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"First lesson was fantastic. Jordan was very patient and helped my daughter on her first guitar lesson!"
Evelyn
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Jordan D.
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"Greatest guitar teacher in the world. Before Trey started training me, I struggled with grasping a lot of essential guitar techniques. His patience and expertise made it so easy for me to improve at an even faster rate than I expected. He was well worth every penny."
Omar
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Trey H.
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"I enjoyed my first lesson. The time flew by. Justin was friendly and professional. I'm looking forward to the next lesson."
Joe
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Justin M.
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"Pat is the best guitar teacher I have ever had! Pat makes all the lessons super enjoyable, yet I still learnt a ton! Pat always explained everything super clearly and I had so much fun! I have learnt so much in the year I have been playing guitar and pat made that possible!"
Aliza h.
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Pat B.
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"I've been going to Dyce since Feb of this year and my playing has improved 100%, He is very knowledgable and gives me great tools to apply while I practice. I love playing and look forward to learning so much more with him."
Stacy
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Dyce K.
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"Ramiro is a really chill guy, and he teaches me at a comfortable pace, yet challenging me at the same time. He helped me fix my bad habits and creates fun exercises to do for technical stuff so I don't get bored. Definitely would recommend !"
Kelvin
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Ramiro M.
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"Trevor is the real deal! He takes the time to get to know you and listen to what your needs may be or what you desire to accomplish in the lessons.
Then he breaks it down and takes the speed you are comfortable in learning and does not overwhelm you. I feel very comfortable with him and I am tons more advanced then I could even imagine. I’ve only done 3 sessions so far and can’t wait to see my progress with 5 more lessons to go. Great guy on top of it:). I highly recommend Trevor to anyone."
Liz Layton
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Trevor P.
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"Chris has went above and beyond my expectations as his student. I have tried teaching myself guitar for over a month, only learning basic chords. I have been to three lessons, and I am already playing songs!"
Haley
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Chris C.
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"Hey Tim;
Wanted to thank you for teaching me how to play the guitar this past year. You truly keep me fired up and look forward to 2017. I hope you are enjoying the time with your family. Happy New Year, be safe. See you next week!"
Martin
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Tim K.
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"David is not only a great musician and educator but also a delightful human. We began using David six years ago as a piano teacher for my two boys. Since then my eldest moved on to acoustic and electric guitar and my youngest electric and stand up bass. Somewhere along the way I began to take guitar lessons also (I was David's most bearded student at age 48). David always came prepared to lead but also to follow, he often asked what we were listening to and taught us how to play it. His ability to listen to a piece of music and transcribe it always left me amazed, we have several notebooks full of songs we learned individually or played as a group. After a shoulder injury David continued to impress by teaching me music theory instead of our usual lesson. I could go on forever, David made a positive impact on my family and feel fortunate to have met him."
Scott
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from David L.
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