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Bridget M.
Having a great time with my guitar lessons!! I've learned something new every week
Filip V.
I just started taking guitar lesson with Bryson. He is a very cool guy and very good teacher. I strongly recommend taking lessons with him!
Shubham M.
Robbie plays Guitar very well and is a great teacher. We started home classes with Robbie few months back and our son started picking up his lessons quite well. Our son is still young for guitar lessons but Robbie makes learning fun and interacts with him nicely with patience, and he enjoys talking to Robbie as well. Even during lockdown Robbie is trying his best to make him engage in online classes. We would definitely recommend Robbie for Guitar lessons.
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Natalie H.
Robbie is patient, kind and very flexible! I am a beginning guitar player and his lessons are structured in a way that makes it easy to follow along and learn. I am enjoying my time with him as my guitar teacher!
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Alex C.
Friendly, professional, and a great teacher. Joe is able to explain complex musical topics in a way that is easy to understand, and his approach to teaching makes learning guitar both enjoyable and productive. He uses organized lesson plans to guide your progress on guitar, tailors each lesson to your needs, and gives you the flexibility to work on songs that interest you.
Joe Kano (online only)Joe Kano (online only)
John S.
Bryson provided great instruction for my son during the summer break. He is an exceptional teacher and my son has thoroughly enjoyed his lessons and the high quality instruction. I would highly recommend Bryson for guitar lessons.
Eddie B.
Bryson is a great guitar instructor, very laid back and easy going. He starts with basic instruction and is good at building off the previous weeks lesson. He focuses on playing together so you can get experience keeping time with another musician. I'd recommend him to anyone looking to learn how to play the guitar.
Erin S.
I've been taking classical guitar lessons with John for almost 5 months now, and I look forward to every single lesson. John is a patient, encouraging, and very knowledgeable teacher, and I feel like he really tailors each lesson to his student. I've enjoyed every song I've learned with him - and sometimes he plays tidbits from other genres that I end up wanting to learn as well! He emphasizes technique and fundamentals for sustainable long-term guitar-playing (as a classically trained pianist, this is exactly what I'm looking for!) and always keeps things fun :)
John Charles Cook (guitarist)John Charles Cook (guitarist)
Thumbtack Customer
Tim was an incredible surprise! This is my third attempt at taking guitar lessons and I've finally achieved success! Tim is an easy going guitar teacher with a great sense of humor and a lot of knowledge about music. He makes learning how to play the guitar fun and easy, without any pressure or guilt. He's very encouraging and I'm actually playing! Even my family has allowed me to play in the same room with them after only 6 months! If you're looking for a guitar teacher, Tim is your man. He rocks - sorry, had to say it!
Tim Norton MusicTim Norton Music
Thumbtack Customer
Schedule a trial guitar lesson for 7 year old daughter to gauge her interest and response to it. It went really well. Worked with Tony, he was passionate and was able to engage her and maintain her interest. We signed up for more lessons. Nice experience overall, good customer service and follow up.
A Dawn Of Music StudiosA Dawn Of Music Studios
Thumbtack Customer
I hired Kun Liu to teach my 9 year old guitar. I have to say that i am very happy with the results. My daughter loves her lessons and is making great progress.
Musication LLCMusication LLC
Thumbtack Customer
I've had three guitar lessons with Tim so far, and he's a great instructor! I really appreciate how flexible he is about the material; for example, when I expressed an interest in learning some theory he was eager to add a theory aspect to our lessons. He is very patient and encouraging, but also challenging--in a good way. I did not expect to be learning as much as I am now only 3 lessons in, which is really exciting. The lessons also work well with my schedule and location--he travels to me and is very punctual--which was very important for my needs and convenience as a college student. I would definitely recommend Tim to any student who is willing to practice/learn and also to have fun enjoying learning how to play guitar. :)
Tim Norton MusicTim Norton Music
Marsha L.
I’ve taken a few electric guitar lessons from Bryson. He is nice and knowledgeable. My friends and I have already noticed my guitar playing skills have gotten a lot better since I’ve started my lessons with Bryson. The value is on point. And it’s definitely a level up if you go to his studio where he can get on the drums while you play. That’s a lot of fun and brings a new dynamic to creating music rather than only playing solo on the guitar, which is what I already do at home. I really enjoy my sessions with Bryson because he gives me feedback that will help improve my playing that I cannot or would not be able to see/learn for myself, and he also gives me resources and strategies to practice on my own time. I look forward to my next lesson with him!
Monica L.
Bryson is a great music teacher. I have leaned a lot from just a couple lessons. He is flexible with my schedule and has reasonable pricing. Highly recommend to anyone looking to learn or improve their guitar skills. Thanks Bryson! :)
Arne Q.
I have had one lesson with this dude and I will say that I am mighty impressed. I chose him because he has a reasonable fee and had good reviews, but honestly he could be charging more. If you have been like me and have been putting off guitar lessons, hire this pro NOW and get some beautiful music coming from your instrument. Not only was he a good music instructor, but he was able to teach guitar concepts in a way that made sense to me as a professional computer programmer! Now that is talent. Do yourself a favor and hire him today!
Stephanie M.
Bryson is an outstanding teacher ! I have been playing for a little over a year on my own through watching YouTube videos etc, and my first guitar lesson with Bryson I learned more in an hour than I learned on my own for a whole year . He gets to the point and works at your pace ! Super patient , and lessons are fun. I highly recommended.
Cassandra R.
I wanted to sign my husband up for guitar lessons for Father's Day and I am so happy I found MadChair. He enjoyed the lessons so much and is going to continue them. He is excited to go every week and his playing has improved. He says he learns so much every week and also enjoys the instructor since he has a vast amount of knowledge and diverse musical taste. I highly recommend MadChair. The studio is open but he offers virtual lessons as well.
Conner B.
Matt has extensive music theory knowledge and guitar skills. He’s extremely thorough and can explain complex concepts very simply. I reached out to Matt as a long time hobby guitarist looking to learn more theory and learn more difficult pieces. In every lesson, I’ve had a “mind=blown” moment ranging from a beautiful chord I’ve never heard before to all the different ways to slap the guitar for percussion. Matt is very flexible with meeting times and has a good price. Highly recommend!
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John V.
Jonathan is an excellent guitar teacher, very patient, and adaptable. He's great at pushing you to explore different techniques and playing styles so that you can become a well-rounded player. He also provides fantastic videos and additional resources to help you practice in between lessons. I was self-taught for years but working with Jonathan has helped improve my skills tremendously. Oh and he's also a fun and down-to-earth guy in general which makes every lesson productive and enjoyable.
Jonathan Sherrill Music, LLCJonathan Sherrill Music, LLC
Joyce A.
Robbie has given me the right kind of lessons to make learning the guitar more enjoyable. He is personable and makes me learn the right way. At the same time, his pleasant manner gives me the incentive to keep on with practice I feel that I am only a short way to really being able to get to my goals.
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Alex M.
I had a couple years of guitar experience before starting lessons with Bryson to help address any bad habits I might have picked up. It's been really useful! A typical lesson will involve a mix of jamming (with Bryson on the drums), discussing possible improvements in technique and the structure of the jam, and going over various pieces of music theory (scales, key signatures, sight reading, etc.). It covers skills needed to be a good guitarist and a good musician in general. Also, Bryson has been very responsive over email and text messaging, which is nice.
Andy M.
I have taken lessons from Ed for about a month and I think he's an excellent teacher. I have been playing guitar for many years and taken lessons from several other teachers and Ed has me working on things that are helping me learn the theory that other teachers did not do. I find his approach very useful and it doesn't overwhelm. Plus he's willing to take the time to learn songs and solos that you want to learn, which adds an element of fun so you're not just learning and practicing theory and exercises. Ed is an excellent teacher, a nice guy, and a fun person to talk with. Highly recommended!
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Lisa E.
My son has been taking guitar lessons with Robert and it has been the best experience. He has never truly learned to play an instrument before, so I was a little worried how he would take to it. Robert has been wonderful from the start. He's kind, patient, encouraging, and very easy going. This has allowed my son to want to continue to take lessons bc doesn't feel pressured and stressed. Robert also picks the coolest music. It's music that my son can relate to or has heard before. Even with all the restrictions with COVID, Robert has figured out how to give Ben his lessons via FaceTime, which has worked out perfectly. I am so pleased not only working with this company, but with having a quality teacher like Robert!!
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