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Kenton D.

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  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Kenton D.

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I believe music can change the world.

Lessons with me start with a no-nonsense plan to growing as an artist on the guitar. With my program you will get a customized path with a healthy mix of foundational theory, skills, and (most importantly) playing fun songs!

Message today to see if we'll be a good match, I can't wait to share music with you!

About Kenton

Hi, there! My name is Kenton and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2019 and have loved helping my students learn the basics of guitar, music theory, and musicianship. I went to SUNY Brockport and earned a degree in Psychology in 2016. Following my undergrad I took a

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Ashlee P.
Kenton is amazing with my 10 year old son. He is funny and keeps him engaged and feeling positive about his progress. Kenton was also very helpful and knowledgeable about what guitar we should purchase and answering all of our questions. I am so happy to hear my son practicing and excited asking when his next lesson with Kenton will be!
Ashlee P.
Kenton is amazing with my 10 year old son. He is funny and keeps him engaged and feeling positive about his progress. Kenton was also very helpful and knowledgeable about what guitar we should purchase and answering all of our questions. I am so happy to hear my son practicing and excited asking when his next lesson with Kenton will be!
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Leandria L.

11 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2007
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Leandria L.

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Leandria is a laid back teacher but loves to see her students’ progress with their music. She uses the Mel Bay method, and believes it’s very important for her students to learn the basics of the instrument(strings), how to read music, chords etc. In a typical lesson they would start with a ---finger exercises up the guitar neck starting saying the note, saying the finger number, and then saying both--- then they would work on which ever piece is their focus at that time.

About Leandria

Born in Huntsville Al, Leandria L. received her Bachelors from Tennessee State University with a Commercial Music Performance Degree, since then, she has traveled to Europe to play in work shops and concerts, she's had the opportunity to played for gospel artists Kirk Franklin, Kurt Carr, and Tye T

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Karisma
Leandria has a very pleasant personality and a genuinely caring attitude. From start to finish, I was very pleased with the first lesson. She is a very knowledgeable teacher. I am excitedly looking forward to seeing great progress after this initial series of lessons!
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Kristen S.
Leandria is amazing! Not only is she an amazing teacher but she is a wonderful person as well. She is so personable and truly felt like a friend to me. I was amazed at how fast I was learning and was having so much fun while doing it. She taught me the basics and foundations and she also taught me to play some fun songs like beyonce's Halo song as well! We would laugh and say we were channeling our inner beyonce. She adapts her teaching style to your learning style and really makes the most of each lesson. Unfortunately my life recently got a little chaotic so I had to put my lessons on hold for a while but when I continue back up I will definitely be going back to her. You can't find a better teacher than Leandria! I would highly recommend her to all people and age groups!
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James S.

19 Reviews
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  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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James S.

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I can help you master the guitar in the shortest amount of time! Experienced teacher with over 10 years of experience has helped many students achieve their goals on the instrument with guaranteed results. Everyone has their own journey with music and these lessons are here for you to achieve them. Whether you want to play electric or acoustic, learn songs or create songs. master the basics or go beyond the basics. Become a better player, musician, improviser, songwriter, artist.

About James

If you seriously want to learn the guitar, I’m an experienced and dedicated teacher who has studied with some of the greatest teachers, artists, authors. I will provide you with the advantage of not only having a solid foundation on the instrument, as well as developing technique so you can teac

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Nick H.
James is a great teacher - friendly, knowledgeable and patient. Thanks James!
Olivia
James is a great teacher! I left my first lesson completely energized and excited to learn more. He explains things really well and is very patient. I'm very happy with the choice I made!
Levi
My son just had his first lesson with James. My son said he felt at ease with him and that he was friendly and fun. My son said James made him feel confident that he could learn to play guitar. He's excited!
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Chris K.

3 Reviews
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Music in Music Education from West Chester University
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Chris K.

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Inspiring students through private instrumental music lessons for guitar, bass guitar, ukulele, saxophone, clarinet, flute, and piano

About Chris

I have been teaching private music lessons for fifteen years and have been a public school instrumental music teacher for eight years. I have a Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education and a Master of Science degree in Music Education. I have an Advanced Professional Certificate (APC) for Music P

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Emberlein D.
A very enthusiastic and positive teacher. Highly recommend!
DON
Chris is a great instructor has a good sense of where you are at even though I am a total beginner!!
Christopher & Winter W.
Kids first lesson with Mr. Kefer went very well! No regrets!
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Atalia M.

141 Reviews
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  • Speaks German, Hebrew, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Atalia M.

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My guitar lessons consist of learning the techniques and posture of playing guitar, with a big emphasis on reading music notes (in addition to tablature).

About Atalia

Everyone has a beautiful voice. Let me teach you how to make it heard. My passion for music is the most pervasive quality of my personality. Consequently, passing that passion on to others is what brings me the most joy in life. My goal is to spread the love and appreciation for this unique an

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Krystie S.
i love her simply gentle way of teaching
Hali T.
Best teacher! Atalia is gentle and understanding yet very strategic in the way she teaches. She has a very high level of grammar in English so if there a difficult word you need to know, she usually has an answer. If not, she will get one. She cares very much about the success of her students. We have have learned so much. I hope she is blessed with her endeavors!
Justine
Significantly helped my daughter in her spelling skills for summer break.
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Jeffrey B.

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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1988
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Jeffrey B.

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As a professional instructor for over 3 decades, I've learned to help you achieve your specific goals! Because everyone's different, we'll work together to find the styles and approach that works best for you!
Looking forward to it!

About Jeffrey

Hi, I'm thrilled you're looking into music lessons! I've had so many great opportunities and experiences playing, recording, writing and just hanging with some amazing musicians, including a few Grammy winners and nominees, because I made the effort to get into lessons and practiced regularly! There

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"When I first reached out to Donnie about taking lessons from him, I was a little bit skeptical due to the fact that most of his students were beginning guitarists, and I had already learned the basics from other teachers. I was very quickly forced to eat my words. Donnie talked with me, watched me play, and evaluated my ability, and then found a curriculum that really helped to challenge me in new ways. Rather than rigidly walking through each page of the book, he worked me through the parts that would be most beneficial to me, and then moved me on to the next one once I had mastered the concepts. This allowed me to learn a lot of new things in a short amount of time. Donnie was professional, and very friendly, and was always willing to work with me if I had a schedule conflict. The teacher I had before Donnie was an extremely advanced player, and taught me some helpful techniques, but I just never got to the fun of playing like I have with Donnie. Because of the balanced and consistent diet of assignments he gave me, I was able to progress in my knowledge and skill while enjoying myself the entire way. I'm really hope that my schedule will die back down so I can go back to regular practice and lessons with him again, but even that's not possible, I know that I'll still be picking up my axe whenever I couple free minutes, not because I feel like I need to, but just for the sheer fun of it."
Cameron
Took Guitar lessons from Donnie E.
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"John is a great teacher. Patient and knowledgable, he'll get you playing tunes in no time."
Andy Symonds
Took Guitar lessons from John B.
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"BEST INSTRUCTOR EVER! Seriously, I learned more than I thought I could in just a couple lessons. His skill level is very high- very beautiful to watch him play and he is patient and creative as a teacher. I highly recommend him!"
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Took Guitar lessons from Christopher G.
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"John is a seasoned teacher and player. He is soft-spoken and patient; my two girls (13 and 16) don't feel intimidated or fearful and really enjoy their lessons. He challenges them and provides just enough push for proper progression. John is very effective and I highly recommend him."
Binh
Took Guitar lessons from John B.
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"Steve G: A Superb Instructor

I'm a student of Steve G.'s and am in my 40's. I had previously taken classical piano lessons from the age of 7 until 18, but I wanted to try my hand at guitar. Having come from a long line of teachers in my own family, I am well acquainted with the great (but often under-appreciated) skill it requires to be a quality instructor of any kind. A superb instructor (like Steve G.) should possess the following qualities:

1. Patient: Prodigies or masters of their art often lack the ability to convey their ability on a small scale to their pupils. Steve is an amazing performer and artist, and yet he is humble enough to walk alongside you, particularly when you are establishing the fundamentals of guitar technique. He will find the areas that need work and allow you to see how a small amount of persistence can result in large gains.

2. Encouraging: Steve is always optimistic. You can feel his passion for music in every word he speaks. He has the rare gift of making you see the flashes of your own talent, and he will help you build on those. He will not only help you figure out ways to overcome your obstacles in playing, but he will also deepen your appreciation of the instrument itself. He even went with me to the store to pick out an awesome acoustic guitar!

3. Individualizing: Steve doesn't have a once-size-fits-all method of teaching. He is a very keen and observant instructor who will challenge you based on your progress as well as your natural abilities. He will get to know you as a human being and as a budding artist. He will find ways to allow you to take your own inspirations and use them to drive you forward in your musical exploration.

4. Exemplary: Steve has tremendous integrity, not only as an artist but also as a professional instructor. He is also a tremendous guitarist with a broad repertoire, and watching him play will motivate you to become even better.

I hope this review is helpful to anyone who is considering taking lessons. Sign up with Steve and you won't regret it! Good luck on your journey!"
George
Took Guitar lessons from Steve G.
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"Steve

I took guitar lessons from Steve for over 2 years, he took me to levels i did not think were possible. i began by taking lessons to improve on my blues techniques and within those 2 years i was able to not only learn blues but also notation, scales and structuring. I have also recommended friends that have had great results through him as well."
Sergio
Took Guitar lessons from Steve G.
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"Steve is an excellent guitarist and instructor. He will challlenge you technically while inspiring creativity."
Alex
Took Guitar lessons from Steve G.
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"Chris is a masterful teacher. He is a true professional having experience teaching a variety of different students. He makes learning the guitar fun and engaging. You will not be disappointed."
Landon
Took Guitar lessons from Chris C.
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"Lessons with Christian have been very informative and fun. He is not only a talented player, but knowledgeable regarding music theory. Most importantly, he has the ability to teach and communicate concepts and and content in practical ways that are beneficial to the student.
He has been proactive, supportive and will go beyond time constraint in order to take advantage of the moment and accomplish the goal of each lesson.
So far, a very enjoyable experience. Highly recommended!"
Jeff
Took Guitar lessons from Christian L.
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"I've never played Guitar before and since trying to play, I have met so many teachers, none of them really helped and were impatient, but having had Billy as my instructor, I have picked it up so quickly. Its only been a few weeks and I'm playing my favourite tunes. I highly, highly recommend! Very sweet and patient teacher, i'm still taking lessons with him :)"
Gabriella
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