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Matt B.

12 Reviews
Dennis Port, MA
Starting at $44
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 1990
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Matt B.

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About Matt

I have been teaching guitar to students on the East and West Coasts of the United States for over 20 years. I was always interested in music and made my first “recording” at the age of 2 and a half. I got serious about playing the guitar when I was 10 years old after hearing the legendary Randy

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Eric T.
I never been musically inclined and have trouble comprehending the structure of music theory. I like working with Matt because he has a fun and unique way of breaking things down into layman's terms.
Mark W.
Matt is the best instructor I’ve had . He’s great at explaining things at your level . It’s honestly like hanging out with a friend that is super talented.
Errol
Matt is a great teacher, and the biggest music history expert i've met. His passion for music and teaching really shines through his teaching!
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Jason L.

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Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1999
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Jason L.

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Through private instruction I seek to find the best ways of communicating with my students. My approach is based in the belief that each student has his/her own unique preferred communication style. Getting to really know our students, learning what their goals are, understanding their preferred communication style, and understanding how they best understand concepts. All of these things I work to try know because I feel it helps me be more successful as a teacher

About Jason

I grew up in Berea, Ohio and have been playing the guitar since age 14. I have a degree with a major in music from Cleveland State. I have been teaching the guitar on and off for 20 years. At CSU I got the opportunity to study with Cleveland jazz guitarist Bob Fraser. I also took classes in music ed

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Eric
Jason is a true master of his craft, and an excellent teacher as well. I took guitar lessons with Jason from the time I was 12 until I was 18, and he developed me into the guitar player I am today. I have played lead guitar in multiple bands over the years since, recorded in professional studios, and have played shows all over the state of Ohio. Regardless of the situation, however, I still find myself leaning on the core concepts and unique styles that Jason taught me. He doesn't just pull inspiration from one genre, but empowers his students to blend aspects of all music together in pursuit of their own artistic expression. He also does a great job of developing newer guitar players by first establishing a strong base of knowledge, and then encouraging them to find their own sound. Jason brings the energy of the all time greats such as Jimmy Page and Eddie Van Halen; when you hear him play guitar, you can't help but listen. When combined with his strong talent for teaching and relating to others, the result is quite impressive. Whether you're a first time player looking to get started, or a seasoned professional looking to bounce ideas around, you can't go wrong with Jason Livengood!
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Yongy S.

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  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Yongy S.

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Math and science can be hard to fully grasp so my lessons focus on pushing students to understand concepts well enough to be able to explain those concepts to others. I personally believe that is proof of true understanding.

I am available for online lessons as well as in-person lessons, both long term and immediate assistance.

About Yongy

I'm an incoming Data Scientist at Facebook and an MSTAT graduate student at Rice University with extensive experience in tutoring elementary, middle school, high school, and college students. I have also served as a teaching assistant at Rice University for three years.

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Frankie P.

30 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Awarded Berklee Achievement Scholarship from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaching since 1997
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Frankie P.

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Being a performer that has played on many stages in many different places, I teach students (especially younger students) how to listen to other players and be productive band members. I speak from experience about what it is to be in a band and how to work with other musicians.

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Hello, future student. I want to tell you just a little about myself to see if you would like to study with me. I have over 20 years of teaching experience with degrees from West Virginia University, Berklee College of Music, the University of West London, along with a Doctorate in Music Educa

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Sarah
Enjoyed my first lesson! Got my work cut out!
Carter M.
Frankie’s great. My son has progressed well and is learning a lot!
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Sara A.

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  • Awarded Honorable Mention from International Olympiad of Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Sara A.

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Experienced tutor of over five years, having taught students of a variety of backgrounds and skill levels ranging from tutoring middle and high school students in algebra to college undergraduates in solid-state physics.

I am a Princeton graduate with a degree in physics and a current Caltech PhD candidate in Materials Science. I aced the SAT and ACT in high school, got a near-perfect score on the GRE, and have achieved high grades across various challenging high school and college classes. My subject-matter expertise and wide range of tutoring experience, including with international students, illustrates my ability to adapt to different student needs. I look forward to working with you to help you achieve your educational goals.

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I am a Princeton graduate with a degree in physics and a Caltech PhD candidate in materials science who conducts research on solar energy-related devices. I have several years of tutoring experience working with students of a variety of ages, skills, and backgrounds, in subjects ranging from algeb

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Yue D.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $38
  • Economics & Political Science from UCLA
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
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Yue D.

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Have you always wanted to create your own songs? Do you want to learn more about music theory? If so, let's work together.

You will start creating on day one and will walk away with a collection of your own songs that you are proud to share. We can cover music theory concepts as we go so that you can immediately use the ideas you are learning in your own music. We can explore multiple genres and have discussions around listening critically. If you’d like, I can also work with you to prepare a polished performance of a song you’ve written during our time together.

No musical experience or instrument is required to get started in creating music. You are welcome to use any instrument(s) that you already play during our time together.

About Yue

I am a pianist with over 26 years of experience. I come from the classical world with experience in arranging and composition. I've worked with learners of all ages and aim to teach in a way that inspires creativity and exploration. As an artist, I’ve performed in competitions and festivals (some

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Kimberly
Yue's course really helped me better understand music. She presented musical concepts in a simple, easily digestible way and provided visuals and examples that made abstract concepts much more tangible and concrete - perfect for a visual learner. Learning with her was fun and engaging. I can confidently say that I feel more knowledgeable approaching music creation tools than before!
Chris
I’ve been playing guitar for years and still learned interesting new ideas from Yue’s course. Even with music elements I had a vague understanding of, she found ways to help visualize them very effectively. Yue did a good job of adjusting the content based on my knowledge level. Her course is thoughtfully designed and structured to cover all the topics that are the most useful to know for anyone learning music. This was great for someone like me who has some background and wants to deepen their understanding.

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