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Emerson W.

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Seattle, WA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Associates of Arts in Performance (Drums) from Musician's Institute
  • Teaching since 2007
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Emerson W.

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I want to make sure my students have a good time learning guitar but I also want to make sure they learn a lot..! I always make sure to ask my students what they want to learn and what their favorite music is... after that, I figure out what type of lessons to plan out.

About Emerson

Thanks so much for your interest in starting music lessons with me. I’m so excited to share my passion for music with you! As Lao Tzu said: “Music in the soul can be heard by the universe." Lesson details: My main goal as a teacher is to help my students reach their goals. If my student wa

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Rob S.
Emerson is awesome! The first lesson was great and I look forward to working with him on improving my guitar technique.
Eoghan
Emerson is super patient and a great teacher!
Marla Robbins
I enjoyed the learning process; I just hope my short fingers will stretch & curve in order to play the strings properly!
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Joshua B.

9 Reviews
Seattle, WA
Starting at $49
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Bachelor's in Music Education from Ohio State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Joshua B.

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Music should be fun, but just like anything, we must learn the techniques to become proficient. My goal is to help not only students learn to play the guitar, but also offer correlate it to other parts of their lives to enhance understanding.

About Joshua

I am a tutor who earned a music teaching degree, substitute taught, and didn't become a school teacher. I held professional tech retail jobs and am supplementing my life with my passion - education. Whatever subject or instrument I teach, I celebrate students' successes; and I enjoy helping lear

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Dee Dee B.
My son had a wonderful lesson and was well prepared for his exam
Cameron P.
Our son first time playing bassoon. Base on my son experience, he find Joshua to be very nice, patients, and explains a lot of information. It help him understand about the instrument and the sound when he play. He do have a sense of humor which help my son to have fun and be more comfortable. He also teaches other instruments, too. Highly recommended to everyone!!!!
Torrin P.
This was my sons first guitar lesson with Joshua. Lesson went great. Because of Josh’s positive demeanor, My son is motivated to practice everyday. All good!

Jeff S.

21 Reviews
Fox Island, WA
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 1985
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 8 to 90
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Jeff S.

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I teach guitar at all levels and all styles (except pedal steel, lap steel, dobro, classical and flamenco). My current student roster includes absolute beginners as well as intermediate and advanced level students.

About Jeff

Jeff is a seasoned instructor in guitar, songwriting, music performance and music business. He also offers lessons in public speaking, voice-over performance and ukulele. He welcomes students of all ages and experience and has successfully and happily taught beginners to pro-level musicians and r

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Chris
Great instructor. Very knowledgeable and patient while teaching.
Antonio H.
Easy going was completely prepared to review song of intrest.
James Michael
Very patient and encouraging, willing to adapt to my needs in order to accommodate my goals and expectations.

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Drew A.

14 Reviews
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  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Arts with an emphasis in Vocal Performance from University of Louisville
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Drew A.

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While taking piano lessons, my students will grow in areas including technique, music theory knowledge, and repertoire.

About Drew

I am a graduate of the University of Louisville, where I studied vocal performance. Before attending the University, I played music at a variety of venues, mostly including restaurants and bars. Since then, I've had more classical experience and have participated in multiple recitals. Overall, I ha

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Melani P.
My daughter had a great impresión on her first day of class because she loves The teacher personality.
Natalie B.
I enjoyed my first class with Drew.
Richard S.
My teenage son is really enjoying learning with Drew. She is working on piano accompaniment and singing and having a blast!
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Cristopher E.

13 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2004
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Cristopher E.

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Can play and teach all styles and levels of guitar, although I have the most experience with rock, jazz, pop, metal, and classical music.

About Cristopher

If you feel like you're stuck or hit a wall, I can help take your skills to the next level; I can help you improve your technique, learn difficult songs, learn more about gear and gigs and performing, help you learn how to play any chord, key, or scale in any position, or help you learn how to solo

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Derek R.
I had my first lesson today. Cris is the real deal. He is an excellent guitar player and was able to coax what little skill and talent I possess into a formidable lesson early on. I'll be booking my Son along with myself and returning. We are blessed to have someone in the Rancho Bernardo/Rancho Penaquitos area like Cris!
Yuka O.
Chis was a great teacher - very patient, knowledgeable, and inspiring.
Caleb
Great teacher. Very helpful and patient
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Liam T.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Liam T.

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You get to experience something because you will be coached to:
1. Experience a great feeling of accomplishment
2. Feel like you learned something
3. Feel like you can do anything you want
4. Feel like you can say what's on your mind
5. Feel free to express yourself in any way you want
6. Meet your needs and goals, and maybe go beyond that, too
7. Believe you can feel and do anything
8. Create plan as we move forward

You will receive all of my attention and coaching you need to become the best version of yourself through music and playing the guitar.

We will be a team and focus on your development throughout these coaching meetings, because it's what you'll need.

About Liam

Hey, you! I pray and hope you are well and ready to take on this new experience with your musical instrument. You are probably thinking how this experience will be for you, and all you need to think about is you. No one else. Not me, not your friend or friends that play or the rest of the world. J

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Andrew
I thoroughly enjoyed my time being taught by Rocky as I called him. He taught me to enjoy the guitar and music in general. I honeslty can rarely pick up my guitar without thinking back to something he taught me. He genuinely loves the guitar, it isn't just a paycheck to him.

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Average Cost of Guitar Lessons in Tacoma, WA

The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Tacoma is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $276 per hour.
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"My 8 yrs old grandson loved it. Came home very excited about his lesson"
Andrew
Took Guitar lessons from Donnie E.
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"Great teacher. Will continue to work with him."
Kevin
Took Guitar lessons from Joel H.
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jeff S. is an excellent guitar teacher, ive had him as a teacher for about a year maybe even longer and the only reason i stopped was because my financial situation took a downfall , but if i still had the money id be seeing him as much as i could . i would leave his class extremely happy knowing i could go home and finally play guitar if it werent for him id probably have hung up my baby(my guitar) a long time ago . he made things really easy to understand ,he had great patience for me when i couldnt get a lick/riff down instantly and he always broke things down to a level where my mind would just absorb the information. i highly reccommend him for anyone who wants to learn guitar in a fun and productive way"
Onney
Took Guitar lessons from Jeff S.
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"Already learned some techniques to improve hand placement. Mr. Joseph was very helpful and easy to understand."
Luis
Took Guitar lessons from Joseph L.
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"Really great experience that was fun. Serg explained everything in a way that a nine year old could understand. For preparation for next week Serg made a video so Ashton could practice everything just like he taught him while in class."
Ashton
Took Guitar lessons from Sergio S.
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"I have been taking lessons from Michael for about 9 months, and it has been one of the best experiences I have ever had. He is an excellent guitar player, and instructor. He is patient, thorough, and very willing to pace his instruction with the ability of the student. I am in my late 50's and he is just the person I had hoped for in a teacher. I consider going to lesson not a chore, but a pleasure."
Matt
Took Guitar lessons from Michael K.
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"I am a self-taught guitar player and played in a band for 3 years when I was in high school. I'm originally from Arizona and when I moved to San Jose I was looking to get back into playing guitar a bit more now that I was done with college. Except this time, I wanted more formal training. I had homework to do every week, which was awesome because it gave me an excuse to jam out on my guitar more often. Even though I had been playing guitar for years, the lessons were very challenging and I still felt as though I had much more to learn. Also, you immediately feel inspired to practice more once you hear Ahmad shred on his guitar. This guy plays the crap out of that thing! Plus, he has a wide variety of musical background so you get to learn genres you never thought you'd enjoy playing (i.e. Blues). Overall it was an awesome experience and I would definitely recommend Ahmad lessons to all of my friends looking to play guitar."
Rick
Took Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"Andrew was one of the most attentive guitar teachers my son has ever had. My son really responds to Andrew because he is warm, nice, and always has a smile on his face. My son has really taken a liking to Andrew."
Shannon
Took Guitar lessons from Andrew S.
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"Greg is a phenomenal teacher with an extensive knowledge in his field that could rival Master Yoda. He knows how to figure out how you learn the best, exposes it and then expands on ot brilliantly. I'm very grateful that I reached out to him for his teachings."
Ribb
Took Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"Based upon my experience with Bill teaching my son, I would definitely recommend him for guitar lessons. He was always upbeat, pleasant and ready to share his knowledge, not to mention, he could listen to a song and then jot down the sheet music for it. In that regard, he could teach a person any song they would like to learn. I would say, my most convincing recommendation comes from the fact that my son was always ready and happy to attend a session with Bill, which as a mom, made my heart happy. Give Bill a try!"
Sherry
Took Guitar lessons from Bill G.
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