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Thumbtack Customer
Great guitar teacher, not only gives great guitar lessons but also gives awesome insight on music and understanding it at a more complex level.
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Richard T.
I have been taking jazz guitar lessons from Attila for a little more than a month now. I too have noticed what some other reviewers have mentioned - unlike some other guitar teachers, he has a serious commitment to teaching, and is not just another performer working a side job. I leave every lesson with homework and a focus to work on. He challenges me every lesson and I have made great progress in the short time I've started lessons.
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Mia V.
Jered inquired about my goals for the guitar, assessed my starting point, and launched into a fun and supportive lesson. He provided a structured approach to practicing. It was a great experience and I look forward to the next lesson.
Jered (Guitar & Bass Lessons)Jered (Guitar & Bass Lessons)
Michael R.
Jared is a very nice, extremely patient teacher. I had never played the guitar before, and after 3 lessons, I'm playing basic Blues riffs.
Jered (Guitar & Bass Lessons)Jered (Guitar & Bass Lessons)
Thumbtack Customer
Evan is a delightful guitar teacher. He is very patient and encouraging. He is also lighthearted and has a great sense of humor, which adds a lot to the lesson. He is very affordable and flexible with lesson times. I'd recommend Evan to anyone as an instructor.
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Thumbtack Customer
This place is the best. My instructor Samantha make every lesson fun yet interesting. She makes learning the guitar fun and easy.and always available to answer questions.
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Thumbtack Customer
Evan is an excellent guitar teacher! Lessons are always fun with a perfect balance between music theory and practice. He is extremely informative and helpful when it comes to tricks and techniques to work on to improve my skills. He is really flexible and can come to my house for lessons when I can't make it out to his. I'm exited to continue working with Evan and I would recommend him to anyone looking to learn how to play the guitar!
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Tyler S.
I was initially nervous about giving remote video lessons a shot, but Attila's been really great. While video will always be an imperfect substitute for in-person lessons, Attila has been able to creatively work around the constraints of video lessons by assigning little recording projects, so skills above and beyond just my live guitar playing are being exercised. Attila's teaching is rigorous and structured, but he frequently offers creative exercises and always recommends taking what is learned via my scale, arpeggio, and other technical exercises and applying them creatively by improvising with them.
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Thumbtack Customer
Gene is a special guy. I've learned many instruments in my life, and therefore many teachers. But not one teacher would be so interested in teaching me like Gene is. He would always go over the hour by almost 40 minutes every lesson. It's really amazing. Gene doesn't really care about the money, what he really cares is his students become excellent guitar players. I am very lucky that I have him as a guitar teacher for the summer. Would recommend to anyone!
Gene GreerGene Greer
Thumbtack Customer
Aaron provides unique guitar instruction, meeting my son at his entry point and interest level. Each lesson is fun. Aaron balances traditional instruction with other methods. My son is learning pieces of music theory, the science behind music, and details about his instrument, all while learning to play. I highly recommend this teach.
Aaron Wolf, guitar lessons & music scienceAaron Wolf, guitar lessons & music science
Thumbtack Customer
I studied guitar with Gene for two years, until some transportation issues (living further away and deciding to go car-free) made it tough for me to make it to lessons. Gene was patient, dedicated, organized and kind- wonderful qualities in any teacher, and especially good if you're trying to develop those same qualities in your approach to guitar. I made much more progress in my time with Gene than during many years of unstructured playing on my own. It really helps (helps me, anyway) to have someone there to encourage you and keep you moving in the right direction. Thanks, Gene!
Gene GreerGene Greer
Jun K.
Started lessons with Maxime after initial trial sessions with several instructors. He stood out for his knowledge, content, focus on teaching, and ability to adapt his style and approach to the individual student. I've never been so comfortable being pushed out of my comfort zone on areas of music and guitar playing where I know I'm weakest. His rates are also a great value. Top notch, all around.
Foundation GuitarFoundation Guitar
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