Learn Guitar PDX
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Learning from rick has been great. As a beginner adult with a full time job life can get busy. Rick helps me to stay on track and motivates me to keep learning. He attentive and detailed. I look forward to my weekly lessons. It's worth the drive across town. Thanks rick!Jun 15, 2015VerifiedLearn Guitar PDX's reply
Devon, thanks for the review! You're really coming along nicely on the guitar, and I enjoy having you as a student! See you soon!
Guitar Lessons (for adults)
I got hooked up with a great guitar teacher - very professional but also warm and encouraging.Aug 5, 2015VerifiedLearn Guitar PDX's reply
Chris, thanks so much for the review! It's great to have you as a student! See you soon :)
I'm a beginning guitarist and have thoroughly enjoyed Rick as a teacher. He has a straightforward and relaxed teaching style. Rick willingly incorporates any song, artist, or style I mention in the lessons. One particular element of his teaching that benefits my progression a lot is music theory. Even though I don't immediately understand all he teaches, the gradual addition of these theory lessons is paying off.Jan 29, 2014Learn Guitar PDX's reply
Dave, thanks so much for the review. I'm really enjoying teaching you and seeing you progress. Keep up the good work!
Ukulele LessonsJun 29, 2018Verified
Guitar Lessons (for adults)Nov 25, 2015Verified
- What should the customer know about your pricing (e.g., discounts, fees)?Hour lessons are $40 ea, 30-minute lessons are $25. Students who pay for each month's lessons at the first lesson of the month only pay for 4 lessons, even if the month contains five lesson days.
- What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?One of my favorite composers, Sergei Rachmaninov said. "Music is enough for a lifetime, but a lifetime is not enough for music," and I firmly believe that to be true. There's always something new to discover, whether it be a new riff or technique, or a new band I've never heard of. That's one of the things I love about music; I'm always learning something new.
- How did you get started doing this type of work?I started giving guitar lessons right out of high school, after taking music lessons for years. I've always really enjoyed it.