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  1. #1 Kube Music

    (19 reviews)

    Ken E.

    Brian was very knowledgeable and I feel he will help me get the results I am looking for

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  2. #2 Personalized Guitar Instruction

    (19 reviews)

    Katie M.

    I highly recommend Dave as a guitar instructor!

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  3. #3 Guitar Lessons from Ryan

    (18 reviews)

    Darlene G.

    Ryan was very patient with me. He helped get me started on a song almost right away.

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  4. #4 Best Guitar Lessons

    (18 reviews)

    Melvin N.

    Outstanding! Very professional and knowledgeable. Michael made me feel at ease and gave me hope for reaching my guitar playing goals. He communicates clearly and sets realistic expectations, yet he is understanding and patient. Top notch teacher!

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  5. #5 Jam With Jimmi T

    (15 reviews)

    Steven G.

    Jimmi, Very nice guy, relaxed atmosphere and I am learning! Thanks! Michele

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  6. #6 Roger Paull Guitar

    (11 reviews)

    Laura A.

    Roger was terrific! He's an absolute pro and and a pleasure to work with. We had an outdoor poolside event and his guitar music was perfect.

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  7. #7 Reggie's Rhythm Room

    (10 reviews)

    Steve N.

    Wonderful patient teacher Highly Reccomend

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  8. #8 Maryanne's Guitar and Percussion Lessons

    (6 reviews)

    Varun P.

    Highly recommend her classes!

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  9. #9 McQueen Music

    (4 reviews)

    Jessica N.

    Jamison has been an incredible teacher (& friend) since I moved here and started taking bass lessons. His patience, wit, and innovation in making the practice truly accessible has brought my playing to a whole new level! Highly recommend him - make time for music!

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  10. #10 Fabio Bartoloni

    (4 reviews)

    Sheetal N.

    Have been looking for a good Guitar teacher from quite a long time. I am luck to come across Fabio through Thumbtack. He got excellent knowledge about Music and Guitar. Also, he got lots of patience which i feel one of the main characteristics of a good teacher. If you are looking for a teacher who can teach music and guitar, Fabio is the ONE. I strongly recommend Fabio (guru) :)

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Personalized Guitar Instruction

(19 reviews)

What do you love about your job?

As a behavioral therapist, I love working with people, and I love music. I teach guitar at all levels. Whether you are a beginner or a performing artist, I get to watch you discover things you didn't know you could do. I teach using whatever music the student enjoys, allowing enthusiasm to stay high. Students progress quickly, and they enjoy discovering the depth of their talents.

What or who inspired you to start your own business?

I have played guitar since I was nine years old. I added the bass guitar when I was 15. I began teaching out of music stores and studios but decided to leave it and start teaching on my own. An establishment's goal is not to teach students quickly and efficiently but to keep them coming in for as long as is possible. Additionally, conventional lessons are taught step by step, from lessons to method books. I wanted to change that. I need to teach each student specifically what they want to learn and be able to do, in the way that they would like. It was such a huge difference!

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    Personalized Guitar Instruction

    (19 reviews)

    I have taught music all my life. I specialize in guitar and bass guitar, and I teach all styles and all types of music, whether acoustic or electric. This year I received Thumbtack's Best Of 2015 Award for Guitar Theory Instructor, and I am proud to have been chosen. Over the years, I have developed techniques that streamline this learning process. If, for example, you are just beginning, I have a technique called "targets and adjustments" that allows you to learn to play chords and move from one to another easily. And you master this in weeks, not months. If you are someone who has played for some time but find that you're stuck doing the same things, or everything you play sound the same, I teach you to develop your own unique rhythm and strumming patterns for each song you choose to play. Using techniques such as "6 dead strings", you create your own style, without having to practice "model strums." Easier, original, and much more efficient. If you are an advanced guitarist or a professional, I can teach you how to give your performance structure and elegance. Using techniques such as "complimentary pattern evolution" you not only hold the interest of the listener, but take them places they did not expect to go. Lessons include sheet music, tablature, and a written synopsis of each lesson. I also record segments and examples of what we're working on when applicable and email them to you. This way you can listen during the week and easily be reminded of how a particular strum or pattern should sound. Whatever level you are at beginning to advanced you learn in "quantum-leaps". This is not a long term project. I can have you doing what you set out to do in a very short time.

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  • Easy Guitar Lessons

    Guitar Lessons from Ryan

    (18 reviews)

    Ryan is currently teaching my fraternal twins the acoustic guitar. The lessons take place in his home where he has a studio. He is a nice, young man. He is very talented and has been playing for about 10 years and because of that, I know he is well trained. He is easy to get along with and takes his time. He really cares about his teaching. My twins like going to get their lessons. And the most important thing to mevis that they are learning to play the acoustic guitar! He is a really good teacher and makes them feel like they are experts when they just started to play. Thank you, Ryan. Keep up the good work!

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  • Guitar, Piano & Percussion Instruction

    Best Guitar Lessons

    (18 reviews)

    I began taking guitar lessons with Michael Singer in 1999 when I was thirteen years old and continued taking lessons for about three years. Today, I am a professional musician in Rochester, NY, performing concerts and as of December 11th 2013 I have completed my doctorate in music. There is little doubt that if I had to name the most influential person in my career as a musician, it would be Michael. His passion, commitment, and skills as a teacher laid the foundation for everything else that I have done. He was encouraging but demanding, selfless in his pursuit to help me attain my goals. When I decided that I wanted to do music professionally, he took that seriously and taught me to understand the amount of work that it would require and guided me in that, both technically and musically. Essentially, he initiated me into the rigorous but wonderful world of professional musicians. To this day, Michael and I stay in touch. He has never lost interest in what I was doing or where I was and has supported me in every decision I have made. I wouldn’t trade my time with Michael for the world and I couldn’t recommend a better guitar teacher. Laudon S.

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  • Local Guitar Teachers

    Reverb Lessons - Scottsdale

    (15 reviews)

    Brian is an awesome instructor. Being brand new to guitar playing was seemingly intimidating, but he has made it manageable and so much fun to learn the basics along the way. I highly recommend him!

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  • Guitar Playing Instruction

    Jam With Jimmi T

    (15 reviews)

    Jimmi is a joy. He is energetic, off-hand, and ready to move constantly. His knowledge of the ukulele, guitar, and piano was impressive and came out in his teaching, making me both trust him and want to know more. Further, his teaching style builds on each other and he is always ready with praise and critique to tell you that you're on the right track and capable of more. I had a lot of fun at my consultation and already feel like I'm better equipped. I can't wait for my first official lesson!

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  • Home Guitar Lessons

    Roger Paull Guitar

    (11 reviews)

    Roger comes to my house each week to give my 12-year-old son acoustic guitar lessons. He is extremely patient and my son, actually all of us just love him. Within a lesson or two Roger had him doing scales and reading music, he's now playing songs and sounds pretty good. Highly recommend Roger to any musician!

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  • Fun Guitar Teachers

    The Drummer's Den

    (11 reviews)

    The Drummer's Den opened its doors in April of 1999. The Drummer's Den's main focus is on music lessons (drums, cajon, guitar, uke and bass). It's a teaching studio equipped with pro-level instruments for the students to learn on. The Drummer's Den is also a music retail shop, stocking mostly drum and percussion related equipment. The Drummer's Den provides high quality, fun and informative lessons, and is an authorized dealer of top brand name drum manufacturers like Pearl, Roland, Remo, Zildjian and Vic Firth.

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  • Guitar School

    A2G Sharp Guitar Instruction

    (11 reviews)

    I have taken guitar lessons before and it was focused mainly on learning to play songs on the guitar. Like many others, I was a guitar player but not really a musician. If you want to learn music theory, Glen has a method that is fun and interesting that will transform the guitar player into a musician. In addition to this, he reserves time in each session for the student to learn new tunes or guitar techniques of choice. Glen is extremely effective, organized and patient. He will guide you to your goal no matter what level of player you are.

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  • Guitar Theory Lessons

    Mike Jennings

    (8 reviews)

    I took lessons with Mike from age 11 through my senior year of high school. Mike provided me with a strong musical foundation so that I could continue to play guitar after my lessons were over. Some days we would just learn to play my favorite songs by ear. Other days we would spend time devoted to musical theory; building solos, running through scales, and general songwriting techniques. Any time that he was running late or had to cancel, he always gave myself or my parents plenty of notice. He always offered to make up missed lessons and was more than willing to reschedule if something came up. Even though I stopped taking lessons, I still use a lot of the material that Mike taught me for general reference. Mike helped take a growing love for music and turn it into a passion and talent, and I will always be thankful I took lessons with him!

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  • Guitar Lessons

    Guitarmonize

    (8 reviews)

    I had my very first guitar lesson with guitarmonize and I learned a lot! They gave me materials to practice with and answer any questions I have in between lessons. I look forward to learning more from them!

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  • West Side Guitar Lessons

    Richard Johnson

    (7 reviews)

    Rick is a very good teacher. He quickly decided what I needed to improve my skills.

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  • Local Guitar Lessons for Beginners

    Kirk's Studio for the Performing Arts

    (7 reviews)

    My son has been taking guitar lessons at Kirk's Studio for 3 years. He loves it and I'm happy. HIs instructors have been patient, inspiring, and fun. The kids get a chance to perform at the annual "showcase" which is the highlight of the year. It's really amazing to see the kids progress as performers. The owners are wonderful. Glad we found them.

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  • Excellent One Hour Guitar Lessons At Good Rates

    Point Studios

    (6 reviews)

    I have taken vocal lessons and songwriting coaching from Michael Daniel. In addition he has produced a few songs for me. Besides being an excellent, patient instructor with an unparalleled knowledge of rock and pop music, he makes me sound gooooooood. Very kind, ethical instructor.

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  • Guitar Lessons

    Guitar Lessons (Teacher)

    (3 reviews)

    Mitch taught our middle school son guitar lessons in OH before moving to LA. His teaching skills were terrific. Our son always looked forward to learning new techniques and being introduced to new music. Good Luck Mitch! And Good Luck Students!

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  • Guitar Lessons & Classes

    Jeremys Guitar Services

    (1 reviews)

    I am a guitar instructor looking to fill in his schedule with students and classes. I offer services in the following areas: - Lessons - Classes - Performances - Live Music - Some Recording Private lesson fee starting at $25 per hour, travel fee may apply. Classes (if available) run for 7 weeks and fee of $11 per class paid in full. I also do performances and live music, set up appointment.

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  • Drum and Bass Guitar Lessons

    Music Lessons Arizona

    Guitar, bass guitar, and drum set, music theory and composition lessons for all ages and ability levels taught by experienced musician and instructor Matt Friedland. Lessons are taught at Matt's private studio located at Bronson Guitar Works in Old Town Scottsdale or at Matt's home studio in Tempe.

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  • Piano, Vocal, Guitar Tutoring & Gigs

    Ziwa Music

    My name is Howard, and I offer pro piano, guitar and vocal lessons. I am a professional musician by trade. I am a trained and experienced musician; I have worked with Grammy award-winning musicians, such as SureWill (smooth jazz ensemble), Jerome L. Ferrell and played and sung on several recording projects, including one for the queen of England for the Commonwealth meeting in 2007; I have also had the opportunity to sing for former President George W. Bush. Contact me if you are in need for tutoring or services on events.

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  • Music Lessons

    Liz Welch

    I am a certified teacher offering beginning piano and guitar lessons, and all levels of flute lessons. Lessons are $15 for a half hour, at my house in Surprise, AZ. For advanced students, hour long lessons at $30 an hour are recommended. Music has been proven to help children in many different ways, give your child a chance to expand their horizons and discover the joy of music.

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  • Drum & Guitar Classes

    6DB Productions

    I offer drum and guitar lessons, as well as put on private events and concerts and promotion. I offer an 800-square foot venue for anything under the sun. We do music lessons, bachelor parties, concerts, high buy-in poker games, private parties, and a whole lot more. I am great at promoting whatever needs promoting with a promotion team on stand by, and I also have a catering company and whatever else is needed to fulfill your wishes. I have never disappointed a client, and they have always left satisfied. My team and I will make it happen for you. We will supply whatever you need.

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“Need a Guitar Teacher ”

Phoenix, AZ

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Acoustic, Electric, Classical
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I have a musical background in Saxophone, and choir, just want to learn guitar for myself and for my friends wedding
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“Need an Electric Guitar Teacher”

Mesa, AZ

Guitar type
Electric
Frequency of lessons
Once a week
Details
she is 10 years old
$110
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“Need a Guitar Teacher ASAP”

Mesa, AZ

Guitar type
Classical
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No experience
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if you know who randy rhoads is
$35
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