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Lyle R.

26 Reviews
Sun Prairie, WI
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 1989
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Music from University of Wisconsin - Whitewater
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Lyle R.

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I cannot learn something without wanting to immediately begin sharing what I know. That's what inspired me to begin teaching, and it continues to drive me today.

My credo is, "Take fun seriously." There is a reason we say that we "play" music; it is meant to be entertaining, for the listener and the performer. I know you want to learn to play an instrument so that you have one more pleasure in your life, and not to take up a new profession. But I also assume the highest potential in my students. If something is worth learning, it's worth learning well. My goal is for people to say to each other, "There seem to be a lot of good guitarists coming out of the Madison area. What's in the water?" My bottom line: Whatever your personal objectives, it is my job to discover them and help you meet them, whether you're interested performing at the campfire or the concert hall.

If you do not live nearby, we can learn together through online chat via FaceTime, Skype, or Google Hangout. I ...

About Lyle

- Degree in Music Theory / History from University of Wisconsin - Whitewater. - 25 years' teaching and performing experience. - Fluent in all electric styles, plus acoustic and classical. *** Lesson Details *** I like to cover the fundamentals while focusing on your personal goals. All stages

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Scott R.
So far so good. Very patient as mistakes after mistake was made. Corrected quite a few mistakes I was making so that my habits would be good habits from the start. Let me talk to myself as I messed up and complimented me when I was on the right track.
Nancy C.
Great lesson! Thanks!
Robert C.
complete novice; adult student. First lesson very relaxed. Excellent blend through-out lesson of questions and information my goals and background as well as instructor's goals for me and his background. First "technical" part of lesson was manageable and care taken by Lyle to make sure I understood what was being presented. I left the first lesson feeling this would be a good fit between instructor and student
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Victor S.

17 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Victor S.

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I offer electric and acoustic guitar for children and adults of all levels, from first time players to very advanced players. I offer lessons teaching Country, Rock, Classic Rock and Folk style guitar. I can provide a complete curriculum including tabs/sheet music or I can can give personalized lessons on skills or music of your choice. I can teacher material in both standard notation and tablature as well as learning to play by ear. I can also prepare students to play in bands and jams.

About Victor

I am a professional teacher and performer in Boise, Idaho. I have been teaching guitar, banjo, and mandolin professionally since 2004. I have performed on all of these instruments and have played at numerous music festivals throughout the United States as well as teaching at many music camps on the

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Terrie O.
I am just starting to learn banjo. He was very patient.
Joyce
I have learned quite a bit in the short time we have been meeting. He is patient as well as instructive. But more than anything, I’m having a great deal of fun with my fledgling skill sets. He’s a fabulous instructor!!!
Joyce
Great first lesson. Lots of information. Quite patient and very instructive.
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Matthew H.

121 Reviews
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Starting at $24
  • Speaks English, French
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Bachelors in Communication from Washington State University - Edward R Murrow School of Communications
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Matthew H.

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Award-Winning Teacher - Networked/played with various members of Heart & Bad Company & Former Queensryche. Learn Your Favorite Songs Quickly & Accurately.
2020 Update - I'm Pacific NW Guitarist for Rudy Parris from "NBC TV's The Voice!" Go Team Blake -

Teaching Guitar Is My Specialty.. Been Playing & Performing For 35 years now!

About Matthew

Learn How To Play An Instrument or Sing with Celeb Online or In-Studio Music Lessons & Personal Coaching.. Develop The Sound & Singing Voice You Want & Need For Success! See How Associates Of Mine Made it On “NBC TV’s The Voice!" Learn Easy Achievable "Baby Steps" To Get You Started. 12 Steps

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Celeste G.
Matthew is very knowledgeable and very patient, I enjoyed my first lesson.
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Very nice teacher

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John A.

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  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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John A.

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I've been playing guitar for 25 years, beginner guitar methods, jazz band prep, rock, blues, and many other styles. Don't just learn how to play a song, but dig deeper and see how you can apply the techniques and harmony you learn from one song to many others.

About John

My name is John Ambrose. I love music and I love sharing the joy of music with others. I have 20 plus years experience teaching. I am patient, knowledgeable and have a gift for making connections with students of all ages and abilities.

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Charles C.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Charles C.

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Being a musician is not merely a matter of notes on a page. Technique, theory, and reading are important and always play a role, but in my lessons, I strive to also put a strong focus on personal goals, aspirations, and passions. With these as a guide, I’ll help you not only play but also to create. I’m an active performer and songwriter and have a decade of experience writing, producing, and recording music of all varieties. Let’s book a lesson today and begin looking at the big picture. There’s so much more to be found just beyond the notes.

About Charles

Hi! I’m so glad you stumbled upon my TakeLessons profile because it means that you’re a step closer to becoming a ‘real’ musician. But before you call up images of cold concert halls and stuffy, tuxedoed audiences or international superstars selling out arenas, let me briefly explain what it mean

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FERDINAND L.

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  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches students 10 to 70
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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FERDINAND L.

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Having good experienced as Tutor and Trainer teaching Guitar and Bass. Adept at creating custom lesson plans for students and encouraging students to learn on their own to enhance their lessons for many music genre (Pop, Rock, Jazz, etc).

Highly innovative and successful worshiper with a strong expertise in the art of finger-picking guitar style in many music genre (Pop, Rock, Jazz, etc), classical guitar and solo / band performance for live audiences.

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Hi Students! I am the one who highly innovative and successful teacher, tutor, trainer, worshiper with a strong expertise in the art of finger-picking guitar style in many music genre (Pop, Rock, Jazz, etc), classical guitar and solo / band performance for live audiences. I will assist you to rea

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Average Cost of Guitar Lessons in Madison, WI

The average cost of 60-minute guitar lessons in Madison is $67. 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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"nice personality, knowledgeable, very helpful. I would recommend him anytime to anyone"
Edward
Took Guitar lessons from Sam M.
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"Jordan was incredibly helpful to me with learning guitar!!! He is very patient and down to earth, which makes it easier to relax and make mistakes (which is bound to happen) He is very encouraging and highly skilled at what he does, and also how he teaches! I would definitely recommend him to anyone who wants to learn guitar efficiently and effectively."
Britney
Took Guitar lessons from Jordan D.
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"Great teacher Eric started teaching my son at age 8 and within a couple of weeks he was on his way to being a rock star! A perform at the schools talent show playing a compilation of 8 rock songs Eric has a special way of teaching that make you understand the fundamentals guitar.

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Tommy
Took Guitar lessons from Eric J.
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"Keith is very knowledgeable, patient and methodical. By letting me play a few notes and asking a few questions, he already knew where I should start and had the whole study plan figured out. His lessons are very productive but not in an overwhelming way. After two classes, I actually already feel I've improved significantly. I'm getting more and more comfortable playing to musical notes, which I tried to teach myself several times but all failed. I finally feel I'm on the right track!"
Julia
Took Guitar lessons from Keith D.
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"We couldn't ask for more. John was very kind, fun, patient - perfect fit for our 12 yo daughter, beginner to guitar."
Anne
Took Guitar lessons from John B.
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Ruben has been an excellent instructor. Very patient and very knowledgeable. He is also flexible in that he allows me to "dabble" in various areas of instruction. He provides excellent suggestions that can be used outside of the class room environment. So far all suggestions have been very helpful in advancing my progress. I highly recommend!"
Luis
Took Guitar lessons from Ruben D.
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"Greg is a really inspiring instructor who helped me get started with the electric guitar! He helped me pick songs that worked with my Gibson-type guitar, which is a Daisy Rock that I love. I bought it when Greg had his downtown Helena storefront. Take lessons from this guy, he's worth it!"
Andrea
Took Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"Ronnie is an excellent teacher. I have had a few lessons with him now and I am super impressed at his knowledge of all aspects of music. In addition he is a natural teacher and is very patient. Would definitely recommend him to anyone looking to learn an instrument"
Felipe
Took Guitar lessons from Ronnie B.
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"First lesson down and I'm so excited!!! I have absolutely no experience with the guitar and Kevin has instilled excitement and hope that I can get there. Within the first 10 minutes I knew he was the perfect teacher for me, definitely recommend him and I'm totally looking forward to what's to come!"
Brian
Took Guitar lessons from Kevin J.
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"Thanks Francesca for making the lesson totally fun and relevant to my present level!"
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Took Guitar lessons from Francesca V.
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