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Ben S.

23 Reviews
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  • Speaks πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ English, πŸ‡ͺπŸ‡Έ Spanish
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Ben S.

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🎸 So you want to find out HOW to PLAY the Flamenco guitar TODAY?

...Or tonight?πŸŒ™

Whatever time...I'm here for you. Think of me as your "Flamenco Guitar Go-to-Guy πŸ˜‰.

Here's what you'll get in these lessons:

βœ… How to play the Rumba

βœ… How to do right hand techniques
βœ”οΈ Rasgueados
βœ”οΈ Picado (staccato)
βœ”οΈ Apoyado (rest strokes)
βœ”οΈ Tirado (free strokes)
βœ”οΈ Arpeggios

βœ… How to change chords quickly with ease

βœ… Lessons materials
βœ”οΈ Tablature (TAB) and standard notation
βœ”οΈ MP3 Practice Tracks
βœ”οΈ Recorded video lessons (for online classes)

βœ… How to play difference palos (song forms)
βœ”οΈ Bulerías
βœ”οΈ Sevillanas
βœ”οΈ Alegiras

...and much more!

About Ben

πŸ‘‹ Hey there guitar aficionado! Ben Stubbs here, your Flamenco guitar go-to-guy. I want to show YOU HOW to PLAY the guitar...but more specifically, the Flamenco guitar. Let me tell you a little about myself, and then we'll get started with a plan for you! EDUCATION I hold an M.P.A. and a B.A

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Yolanda
The lessons were really well structured and I felt I was on my way to achieve my goals from the first one.

Ben broke everything down into manageable chunks and built upon each lesson at the level that was right for me. He has a great teaching style and always makes you feel comfortable to ask as many questions as you need to.

I feel I have learnt so much, not only for my flamenco playing, but knowledge and skills that I can use across the board with guitar. With Ben's help I was also able to learn how to play one of my favourite songs!
Jeff W.
Ben is patient and a likeable instructor. He will challenge you but does so in a way that makes you want to demonstrate to him as well as yourself that you are learning and progressing. I feel good about my progress so far!
Malcolm
Ben's a great and knowledgeable teacher, always willing to answer whatever questions I have. I'm new to flamenco but have played other styles of guitar, and the lessons are really well-tailored for my experience level.
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Gustavo Alonso L.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 15 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
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Gustavo Alonso L.

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I specialize in flamenco guitar, one of the richest styles of guitar playing. The techniques and fundamentals of flamenco are valuable resources for any guitarist, regardless of genre or style. While everything is taught through the filter of flamenco, students will gain a wealth of knowledge applicable to the guitar in general.

One can expect to start by developing a full technical routine aimed at developing stamina, strength, precision, and speed. All fundamental techniques will be introduced, including arpeggios, rasgueados, pulgar, alzapúa, picado, trémolo, ligado, and golpe. Rhythm plays a critical role in flamenco and will be emphasized throughout. Harmony studies will be introduced where appropriate. Repertoire will be given according to each student's capabilities and tastes, including resources for accompanying dance and singing.

My own teachers have included master guitarists Pedro Sierra, Pedro Barragán, and Paco Cortés. I'm also influenced by the music of Paco de ...

About Gustavo Alonso

PERSONAL BIO I am a North American flamenco guitarist currently living in Austin, Texas. My music is grounded in traditional flamenco and incorporates elements of jazz, classical, and world music. My fascination with music and the guitar began early, and I picked up the instrument in earnest at t

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Yousif Pettigrew
Absolutely excellent flamenco guitar teacher. Very knowledgeable, impressive player, and comes well prepared with teaching material to each lesson.
Zachary A.
I've been studying guitar for about 15 years, primarily jazz before I met Gustavo. I've never had an instructor that even comes close. He makes a difficult and seemingly inaccessible style of guitar accessible and fun! He's incredibly well educated, not only on the music itself but also on the history and culture of Flamenco; you're getting much more than just a guitar lesson. On top of that, he's also just a wonderful person.
Jeff
I have been gearing up for some extensive travel in Spain combined with some immersive flamenco guitar studies. Prior to studying with him, I had played various forms of guitar for several years but only had minimal exposure to true Flamenco styles. Gustavo has been extremely helpful in getting me ready for the experience with techniques, fundamentals, in-depth palos knowledge, rhythm and timing, interactions with Dancers and Singers, etc.. He is extremely knowledgeable and talented in all areas of Flamenco and he is very good at explaining it all to a non-native (extranjero) like myself! His depth of musical theory combined with in-depth experience studying in Spain make him a uniquely qualified Flamenco Guitar Instructor. This was my first experience with online instruction and within the first lesson, I felt like I had known him for months. I highly recommend studying with Gustavo no matter how much experience you have when you start this path!!
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Victor N.

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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Victor N.

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Most times we miss the ultimate goal of learning, which is to master how to do it yourself. Hi, I am Victor and i have been teaching the guitar for over 20 years even before i graduated from Berklee college of music. I teach all popular styles of guitar playing and i also teach you how to master the habit of figuring things out by yourself because i believe that is the ultimate goal of learning.

About Victor

I am a professional guitarist, songwriter, and recording artist and music producer. I have toured around the world and shared the stage with a lot of popular artists. I graduated from Berklee college of music with a degree in Music production and audio engineering and electives on acoustic guitar.

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David L.

8 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese
  • Spanish, B.A. from University of Washington
  • Teaching since 2004
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David L.

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Lifetime immersion in flamenco music and culture with recent three year in-depth pursuit of core flamenco guitar forms, chord progressions, and rhythms. Nearly 20 years experience in professional flamenco ensembles as a percussionist, and many hours accompanying flamenco dancers on stage and in the classroom. In-depth knowledge and access to other multiple master flamenco guitarists available.

About David

Many years of drum instruction with students who have learned best with alternative learner-centered approaches including: extreme patience, slow to fast repetition of patterns and exercises, focused breathing, as well as sight-reading, rhythm and ear training. Students with: Asperger's, Autism, Dy

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Martin V.
very professional-knowledgable on time and easy to work with -excellent' couldn't have been better
Phillip Gardner
Day 1 of drumming lessons! David answered all my questions led the conversation and helped ease my need to be perfect! I am excited to practice the skills we worked on and excited to see where the next lessons go!! Thanks David for a great 1st experience!
mike
DAVID IS AN OUTSTANDING TEACHER IN EVERY RESPECT. HIS KNOWLEDGE OF SPANISH SEEMS EXCELLENT, AND HIS INTEREST IN THIS LANGUAGE IS CLEARLY VERY STRONG. THIS ALLOWS CLOSE ANALYSIS OF SPANISH, AND STANDS AS A SIGNIFICANT BENEFIT TO THE DIDACTIC PROCESS. IN TURN THIS PROMOTES A SPIRIT OF LEARNING IN CLASS WHICH IS INFORMATIVE AND GOOD FUN. FINALLY HIS KNOWLEDGE OF SPANISH/ENGLISH COGNATES AND INDO-EUROPEAN ROOTS IS UNUSUALLY BROAD, WHICH MAKES LEARNING SPANISH WITH HIM EASY AND ENTERTAINING. I BELIEVE DAVID HAS A TRUE VOCATION FOR TEACHING, AND I HOPE I CAN GO ON WITH LESSONS WITH HIM FOR SOME TIME TO COME.
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Bill J.

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  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Bill J.

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I played guitar for many years only by ear & then I learned to read music and studied classical guitar. Now, decades later I can bridge the gap that you may have between these two perspectives!

About Bill

An up and coming musical presence in Southern California, Bill J. has been performing and teaching guitar for over 15 years. Since 2004 he has studied classical guitar very closely with the world renowned Romero family and in 2009 he received his Master of Music Degree from San Diego State Universit

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Edwin I.

124 Reviews
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Starting at $49
  • Speaks Japanese, Spanish, English
  • B.M. in Studio Music and Jazz Instrumental - Guitar from University of Miami
  • Awarded DownBeat Music Award 1998 from DownBeat
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Edwin I.

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About Edwin

Hello! Thank you for your interest in taking guitar/piano/music lessons. I am a professional teacher/studio musician/performer/producer with over 20 years of private teaching experience and a graduate of the University of Miami Studio Music and Jazz program in 2002 specializing in the guitar.

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Lanna
Edwin was very nice, and professional. My daughters first piano lesson went great and she’s excited for more lessons with Edwin.
Gustav
Edwin is great at helping you build lesson & practice plans to help build the skills you want on guitar. I couldn't recommend him any higher.
Adriana
Very knowledgeable and enjoyable to learn from!

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"After only a few lessons, I feel that John is an excellent teacher. He is incredibly knowledgeable and teaches in a way that is easy to understand. He selects pieces for me to practice that are both challenging and fun. I enjoy the lessons very much and would recommend John to anyone."
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Took Flamenco Guitar lessons from John B.
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"As an advanced guitar student, i highly recommend Tomas. He is a excellent guitar instructor and is very patient. There is no problem when slowing down and working threw the teaching. I have been going to him for about 4 years now and i give him a five star rating. he's an amazing singer too, the learning opportunity is awesome!"
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Took Flamenco Guitar lessons from Tomas B.
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Took Flamenco Guitar lessons from Ben S.
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"I've learned a lot already and looking forward to future lessons with Zach"
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"Very good first lesson"
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Took Flamenco Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"Ben is very kind and courteous with my 11 war old son. The lessons and material are well organized. So far I’m very happy with the progress and I would recommend Ben to anyone looking to learn Flamenco guitar."
Leo
Took Flamenco Guitar lessons from Ben S.
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"Great instructor! Ben goes out of his way to record what you learn in class so you can reference it later on at home. He also is very good about preparing sheet music on new material. Very understanding with time and very knowledgable in guitar."
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Took Flamenco Guitar lessons from Ben S.
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"Very fun and a great kick-off meeting with Ben."
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"Bill is a delight to work with, he is patient and thoughtful. I am very pleased and fortuned to have found him as my teacher."
Joel
Took Flamenco Guitar lessons from Bill G.
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"Great lesson - learned the opening phrase of Malaguena and a bit of rasgueado."
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Took Flamenco Guitar lessons from Marc M.
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