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Highland Guitar Studio
from 13 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 12 hires on Thumbtack
Kevin K.
Verified review

I have been playing guitar on and off for 15 years and wanted to improve technique as well as learn some things I could only learn live from a professional. Tim's competence and easy manner are a nice combination and Tim makes learning fun even for an someone who's been playing a while. His love for what he does is clear and his regard for adapting to the individual is a welcome trait for someone who knows some stuff but needs coaching. We bounced back and forth between technique and working with stuff I created which was a nice augmentation to my guitar life - which is rejuvenated.

Guitar Star Instruction
from 24 reviews
  • 35 years in business
  • 86 hires on Thumbtack
Matt L.
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I have been taking guitar lessons from Pete for about 5 years now. The 5 years that I have been getting lessons have been a really good and I have learned so much about the guitar. Firstly, when I first started I was starting from scratch and had absolutely no idea on how to play. But now im able to play with pretty good speed and keep up with the fast songs. His teaching style I believe is very good and easy to understand, helping you excell in whatever you are doing. And it' not boring at all. Each lesson I have had, I have at least laughed a couple of times. So overall he is a great teacher who I would recommend to anyone if they were looking to learn the guitar or any other instrument he teaches.

Joe Belmont
from 10 reviews
  • 36 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
Bill G.
Verified review

I took guitar lessons from Joe Belmont for several years. Joe is insightful, super talented and cared about my progress as a student. I am now playing electric guitar on a gospel church, and using many of the techniques that Joe taught me. Thank you Joe Belmont!

Tommy Furdon
from 13 reviews
  • 24 years in business
  • 19 hires on Thumbtack
Dexter W.
Verified review

Tommy has been an amazing guitar, bass, and audio engineering teacher. Recently, we've been working together on some college auditions involving jazz bass, which I knew little of in terms of techniques and terminology. With Tommy's help, I've learned what would have taken me forever, and I feel a lot better about the audition process.

  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Linh P.
Verified review

Mrs. Barone is a great instructor.  Mrs. Barone teaches his students in a patient and understanding way and he provides and helps to build a strong foundation for his students.  Besides, Mrs. Barone has broad and deep knowledge in the classical guitar specifically and music in general.  I encourage you to enroll and take lessons with him because he will help you to achieve your goal in the future.

  • 27 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Melissa B.
Verified review

Very professional, great with kids and adults . Immediately put my rather shy 12 year old at ease. Clearly talented and his love of music is contagious. Beautiful studio! Looking forward to more lessons.

Blackledge Guitar Institute
from 3 reviews
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Howard S.
Verified review

When I struggled to get the technique right, he not only showed a lot of patience, but he tried various methods of explaining/demonstrating the lesson until I got it. After a little bit of practice, the piece that I struggled with through the first half of my lesson feels like second nature to play. I highly recommend Blackledge Guitar Institute for guitar lessons, no matter what level you're at.

Alan's Private Music Lessons
from 18 reviews
  • 13 hires on Thumbtack
Robert K K.
Verified review

I have taken guitar lessons from Alan Donati for a number of years in order to better understand music. Being a weathered rock/blues drummer myself, I can attest that Alan is a very accomplished musician and seasoned music teacher who learned his craft via years of playing in rock, blues and jazz bands as well as attending Berklee as a solid foundation. Alan can teach a number of instruments well such as guitar, bass and piano alongside incorporating music theory with the practical applications. He is very adapt with technology as well as “old school”. I have seen Alan teach many students with great patience with tailored attention to the particular student’s interest. Some veteran musicians can only play well but not teach. However, Alan can obviously do both. And so I am giving Alan an outstanding review and rating.

  • 21 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Deborah L.
Verified review

He is awesome and personable!

  • New on Thumbtack

I will teach anyone who wants to learn how to play the guitar. I can teach students chords, tablature, scales, some music theory, rhythm, and picking techniques. I like to play rock, blues, jazz, and some bluegrass/country stuff. I am no shredder, but I can pick out some tunes. Let me teach you if you are interested.

  • New on Thumbtack

I have 50 years' experience in playing guitar. If you like what you hear on the website, I can help you learn to do it. I will help you learn to play the guitar, not play things on the guitar. I present a set of tools to allow to make the music you want. I am not a good teacher for someone interested in contemporary pop music or a complete beginner. I do not give weekly lessons. The intervals depend on the student. I can give enough in an hour to keep someone busy for many weeks. My fee is $50 per hour.

  • New on Thumbtack

I have over 10 years of experience in guitar playing. I have experience in genres that range from jazz and blues to metal and punk.

  • New on Thumbtack

I am looking to teach people how to get started up to some more advanced topic by making the material easy to understand .


I will help you learn acoustic guitar in the styles of folk, blues and bluegrass from beginner to advanced players. Let's have fun.

  • New on Thumbtack

My name is Alex Balla, and when you sign up for lessons with me, you will receive: - Half hour- to hour-long lessons tailored to your needs - A firm foundation in the basics that will enable us to move forward - My custom method that gets students playing the songs they want to play faster - Instruction in material that you want to cover When you take lessons from me, you'll be benefitting from the countless days and hours I've spent practicing and perfecting what I do. I do my best to eliminate all the fluff and get right down to business, so that you can start playing the songs you want to play as fast as possible. Don't hesitate to give me a call or shoot me an email. Lessons are $24 at the Music & Arts Center in Avon, CT. I'll be happy to address any concern, and answer any questions you may have. Call me to confirm, and I'll tell you how to sign yourself into my roster. I hope to hear from you soon!

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Need Guitar Lessons

Stamford, CT

  • Frequency of lessons
    Once a week
  • Guitar type
    Not sure
  • Experience
    No experience
  • Details
    searching someone who is excellent in Guitar playing and can teach me
  • $45
    Average price
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