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Thumbtack Customer
Shaun was a fantastic beginner guitar instructor. I had never even picked up a guitar until our first lesson and I was reading music and playing songs by my second lesson. He was extremely patient, articulate and talented. He also came to my apartment which was very convenient. I would highly recommend him for anyone interested in learning how to play the guitar.
Shaun's Guitar StudioShaun's Guitar Studio
Joseph S.
Started taking virtual lessons with Matt after a few years of playing and learning guitar on my own, and just after a month of lessons, he has helped me make significant progress.
Matt O'BrienMatt O'Brien
Nyssa G.
Paul responded quickly to my request of creating a gift card for my husband to surprise him on Christmas morning with guitar lessons. Would definitely recommend Paul!
Paul’s Guitar & Bass Guitar LessonsPaul’s Guitar & Bass Guitar Lessons
Thumbtack Customer
I've only had a few lessons with Shaun so far but I'm impressed already with his teaching method, and his deep understanding of classic guitar (and his talent). I'm looking forward to really learning how to play guitar under his tutelage. I would highly recommend him to anyone interested in not only learning how to play classical guitar, but understanding the fundamentals as well.
Shaun's Guitar StudioShaun's Guitar Studio
Ben C.
Paul is an excellent teacher. I knew several aspects of playing the guitar before taking lessons and Paul helped identify a practice plan that worked for my level of skill and goals.
Paul’s Guitar & Bass Guitar LessonsPaul’s Guitar & Bass Guitar Lessons
Cary K.
Paul is an outstanding instructor! Patient, easy-going, friendly, knowledgeable, excellent communication and provides a fun environment to learn. Really happy I chose to take guitar lessons with Paul.
Paul’s Guitar & Bass Guitar LessonsPaul’s Guitar & Bass Guitar Lessons
Alex v.
Shaun customized a lesson plan just for me to play beyond my potential. I have been playing guitar for 20 years, but really wanted to dig into theory and techniques to make me better excel at it. After the first lesson I already found myself playing in tempo, increasing dexterity, and breaking bad habits. I would highly recommend shaun if you would like to learn or up your game in playing guitar.
Shaun's Guitar StudioShaun's Guitar Studio
Ginett C.
Paul is great to work with. He is patient, and has been a musician all his life, something that becomes evident the minute he starts the lesson. Super nice and easy to talk to. This was my first of many more lessons with him. He made playing guitar a lot of fun after many years of not playing. I highly recommend Paul!
Paul’s Guitar & Bass Guitar LessonsPaul’s Guitar & Bass Guitar Lessons
Thumbtack Customer
My 10 year old is learning bass guitar. Tim is patient, has an easy going personality, reasonable rates, is flexible (though busy) plus he has a sweet & welcoming dog to entertain you if you stay during the lesson.
Tim O'DonnellTim O'Donnell
Bastien E.
Paul is my first guitar teacher and I feel lucky to find such a great teacher and friendly man for that first experience. Paul gives me homework to practice in between two lessons and I can see improvement! I strongly recommend
Paul’s Guitar & Bass Guitar LessonsPaul’s Guitar & Bass Guitar Lessons
Joseph T.
Shane is an excellent guitar teacher. I have been taking lesson with him since March and have very much enjoyed the experience. Very knowledgeable and flexible when it Comes to what I am interested in learning. Also very flexible with schedule especially considering the crazy times we are in. We had to adjust from in person to online lessons very quickly and it was a seem less transition. I would highly recommend anyone at any age to take lessons with Shane.
Penny Lane Music Lessons (In-home/virtual lessons)Penny Lane Music Lessons (In-home/virtual lessons)
Lyd L.
Patrick is a great teacher! He’s super patient, laidback and flexible and his style is good combo of bringing his own material and ideas as well as working with your guitar goals and things you want to accomplish. Definitely gonna keep taking lessons. 👍
Patrick Dugan MusicPatrick Dugan Music
Mary L.
Sam is a fabulous teacher and incredible musician. My 15 year old son took beginning guitar lessons with Sam, and always looked forward to each lesson. My son learned a large amount in a short period of time due to Sam’s expert knowledge, patience, and skilled guidance. I really appreciated the convenience of Sam coming to our home. Thank you, Sam!
Sam SchackerSam Schacker
Thumbtack Customer
Bob is an amazing guitarist and an oustanding teacher. He is very patient and is extremly good in breaking things down, to make it easier for a beginner. His lessons are very clear and structured. He pays extra care in correcting the techniques and keeping it correct and simple. Learning Guitar from Bob is fun!!
Easy Jazz and Classical Guitar LessonsEasy Jazz and Classical Guitar Lessons
Jason O.
As a novice guitarist, I was intimidated to commit to guitar lessons, but Paul quickly diffused any hesitation with his warm patience and custom-paced lessons. He has not only taught me new techniques and songs, but very foundation things that I would've overlooked without a teacher, such as posture and thumb position. Stand up guy, who is very considerate of my work erratic work schedule! I would encourage any level guitarist to sign up with Paul. He has expedited my learning experience with his knowledge.
Paul’s Guitar & Bass Guitar LessonsPaul’s Guitar & Bass Guitar Lessons
Thumbtack Customer
I've had a fantastic experience working with Shaun. A solid teacher. He is patient, helpful, and talented. I had been wanting to take guitar lessons for a very long time and I am so happy that Shaun is my teacher. Would definitely recommend him. Moreover, the fact that he comes over to my place for the class makes my life a thousand times easier.
Shaun's Guitar StudioShaun's Guitar Studio
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