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Reviews for Bay Area guitar instructors
Oliver P.
Aaron was a very responsive and professional lesson-organizer. My Guitar instructor, Leslie, was early for our first lesson and was very patient.
Thumbtack Customer
Cameron is friendly, encouraging, creative with new lessons and patient. All the right things you want in your guitar instructor.
Cameron Radke: Musician, EducatorCameron Radke: Musician, Educator
Thumbtack Customer
Jordan is a great guitar teacher. He's been playing guitar for years, and is very knowledgeable. In the few months of lessons that I've been going to my knowledge of how music works has gotten so much better. I have a lesson every week and my playing has been getting substantially better. Would definitely recommend Jordan.
Jordan Wilson Guitar LessonsJordan Wilson Guitar Lessons
Brian M.
I'm only one lesson in, but Bertrand has been great! His teaching method makes learning the guitar an approachable and fun experience.
Bertrand' s Guitar Studio @ Porter Sq.02140Bertrand' s Guitar Studio @ Porter Sq.02140
Benny A.
As this is my first guitar instructor, I can't really compare Lance to others. But what I can say is that even as a guitar newbie, I can feel his passion of music through the lessons and that I got a lot more out of the 45 minutes than I ever did trying to learn guitar on my own!
LH Music Productions LessonsLH Music Productions Lessons
Claire C.
I've had 2 lessons with David so far, and they've been great. He's been a very encouraging teacher, and he adapts his teaching to my learning progress. I'm planning to continue with the lessons and am excited to learn guitar!
David Williams MusicDavid Williams Music
Jenna D.
Lance Harrington is a very talented and well-organized guitar instructor. He has been an excellent communicator, and went out of his way to be flexible with my schedule. Looking forward to more lessons!
LH Music Productions LessonsLH Music Productions Lessons
Catherine C.
I’ve been taking lessons with Andi for 2 months now and he’s incredible. He’s patient, organized and really responsive. I feel I’ve progressed a lot and I appreciate after each lesson he sends structured feedback notes and homework. I highly recommend Andy to anyone that’s looking for a guitar instructor.
SHREDLAB Guitar Lesson StudioSHREDLAB Guitar Lesson Studio
Ty L.
Andrew is a very professional guitar player and teacher with proper training and lots of knowledge. I learned a lot from our one hour session and feel confident about practicing more to become a good player. I will have more lessons with him in the future and I would recommend him for others who want to learn classical guitar style! The pieces he played were all beautiful!
Andrew Chung GuitarAndrew Chung Guitar
Isabelle M.
We started with Dan a couple months ago, he is teaching my 8yo daughter guitar. She had no previous experience with guitar or music. It has always be so hard to have her stick to anything but this time she is always looking forward to her next lesson. If you will ask her what she thinks of Dan, she would say:"He is amazing" Dan is a professional, with a great personality and a huge amount of patience to teach my very distracted child. She is learning! Dan's lessons are structured and adapted to her. I would highly recommend Dan to anyone.
Lauren K.
I can't say enough good things about my lessons with Matt. I attempted to learn the guitar a few times in the past, but I found it frustrating and gave up. Matt and I are working at a pace that feels good to me. As a beginner, this has has kept me from getting discouraged. I look forward to our lessons, and I look forward to practicing. I am so happy that I found him, and I highly recommend his lessons.
Guitar Lessons With Matt TateGuitar Lessons With Matt Tate
Siddharth S.
Lance was a great guitar instructor, and was super easy to work with. He tried to tailor lessons to my interests and spent time making sure I had my fundamentals down. Not only was he a great teacher, also an awesome guy to hang out with overall!
LH Music Productions LessonsLH Music Productions Lessons
Chris M.
Dan's been a fantastic guitar teacher over the last several months. I've been seeing solid improvement week over week due to his lessons. He does a great job of breaking down the complexities of music theory and keeping things light and fun.
Dipti G.
Dan was excellent. First and foremost he was on time! He also was very good about switching gears to meet me at my level of knowledge which wasn't much. Ive signed up for 5 more lessons with him and hope to continue to improve my guitar plsaying.
Online Music Lessons | Best Music CoachOnline Music Lessons | Best Music Coach
Tina C.
I have has several guitar teachers over the years, and Z is by far the best I've worked with. I am essentially starting from square one, and Z is very patient, while also challenging me to learn. Lessons are well thought out and impactful. Would highly recommend!
Z Guitar StudioZ Guitar Studio
Michael S.
John is an amazing teacher. I first found John on Thumbtack and have been taking lessons with him for 9 months. I previously took guitar lessons for a number of years, but John has helped me move beyond what I previously learned as well as rethink some of the basics. He's adept at many different styles, very flexible, and has very solid fundamentals. John's also been very available to answer questions any time I've needed in between lessons. I would highly recommend John to anyone looking to move to the next level.
Guitar & Piano Lessons with JohnGuitar & Piano Lessons with John
Marie P.
David has been super responsive and fun to work with. We're trying to get a few more lessons on the calendar for the new year, but even in a short time he helped me explore some tangible ideas for regaining some of my old confidence on the guitar and better understanding music theory foundations. Highly recommend!
David Williams MusicDavid Williams Music
Suwen L.
My little son is having the guitar lesson with Andrew, he loves him so much! Andrew is very responsive and professional and he’s very patient with my kid. He goes above and beyond. He assigns homework for my son to practice and play together for next session. He made his own song and showed to my son, my son loves it! He’s also available for only lesson now since everyone is sheltered from home! Andrew is also very flexible to accommodate your schedule! Thank you Andrew!
Andrew Chung GuitarAndrew Chung Guitar
Oscar G.
I was sold on working with Paul once I saw the video in his profile. Seamlessly playing guitar on all those music styles told me he had impressive musical skills/talents and could play a wide range - and his charisma/personality shown through - and within the first few minutes of my first lesson all this was confirmed. I'd say he is first and foremost a musician and then a guitarist. He's professional, patient, encouraging, and intuitive (picking up on how I learn/process). Within a few minutes after each lesson he sends a concise summary, worksheets from the lesson, and detailed notes for my homework/practice. Each lesson has been enjoyable, insightful, and just has a great flow. I wasn't sure what to expect from "virtual" lessons I'm impressed but it's been rather seamless and feel like I'm learning/getting just as much if I were taking in-person lessons and productive. Total value for the cost. I enthusiastically recommend working with Paul - no doubt.
Paul Reece MusicPaul Reece Music
Michael S.
I've been playing guitar for a number of years, but realised I could only get so far without a teacher. I've been taking lessons from Jaime for almost a year now and I've seen a drastic improvement in a number of aspects of my playing. Jaime really takes the time to ensure that he corrects your technique, ensuring you aren't hampering your playing. Furthermore he puts the right focus on ancillary aspects of guitar playing. For example, my ear training and theory knowledge have gotten so much better thanks to his methodology. If you're looking for someone to take your playing up a few notches, Jaime is the guy!
Jaime's Guitar StudioJaime's Guitar Studio
Ellen A.
Dan is a super talented guitar player/singer but most importantly, he is a great teacher! Within 3 lesson he taught me how to play a contemporary pop song. He’s also teaching me some music theory so I can pick up playing other songs in the future. He is patient and will point out specific things you can do to improve your technique. I’m very happy with my decision to work with Dan.
Lottie J.
I taught myself guitar as a teenager and have been playing casually for 9 years but recently decided to really dive in and learn the fundamentals and techniques, so I booked some classes with Donnie. He teaches through video sessions and assigns weekly homework in a workbook, which works great for me as I feel most comfortable practicing from within my own home. I'm so excited by how much I've learned by working with him! He lets me go at my own pace so that I don't feel like I'm in over my head, but also encourages me to try faster speeds/tricky chords that I would otherwise give up on. He's really accommodating when I have to reschedule. Plus, he's extremely friendly, not to mention very experienced, and I always look forward to our cheerful lessons. I sincerely can't recommend Donnie enough as a guitar teacher!
Donnie's Guitar LessonsDonnie's Guitar Lessons
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