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Richard P.

Malden, MA

$45/hr

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I have been playing guitar for
30 years and have taught for 20 of those 30 years.For 10 years I wrote a monthly guitar column for Boston Sound Check Magazine, titled "The Rack Space". I will to get you to the level where you can become a guitarist in your own band.

Having fun is the most important thing in playing music and learning music theory, is one step closer to jamming with Any musician. I will teach you about the instrument and have you playing in 1 lesson. As you progress, you will be taught how to play chords, scales and modes and learn how to Jam. I will teach you how to read music and tablature and also teach you how to play by ear.

If you want to become the next great guitar player, give me a shout!



Music:
Guitar,
Music Theory

Approved subjects are in bold.

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Guitar

I have been playing guitar and teaching privately for 20 years and have extensive experience in music theory, live performance, song writing, and arranging.

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As a teenager growing up in the late 70's and early 80's, I had the opportunity to learn from some of the greatest guitarists of that era. I would put on my favorite albums and try to play the song note for note and I would even attempt the solo of that song as well. Randy Rhoads was my guitar hero and still is to this day. He died in a plane cash in 1982 at the young age of 25. When I heard... read more

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Richard will travel within 10 miles of Malden, MA 02148.


About Richard

I have been playing guitar for
30 years and have taught for 20 of those 30 years.For 10 years I wrote a monthly guitar column for Boston Sound Check Magazine, titled "The Rack Space". I will to get you to the level where you can become a guitarist in your own band.

Having fun is the most important thing in playing music and learning music theory, is one step closer to jamming with Any musician. I will teach you about the instrument and have you playing in 1 lesson. As you progress, you will be taught how to play chords, scales and modes and learn how to Jam. I will teach you how to read music and tablature and also teach you how to play by ear.

If you want to become the next great guitar player, give me a shout!




Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Malden, MA 02148

Richard’s Subjects

Music:
Guitar,
Music Theory

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


Richard’s Resources

Tutors have the ability to create educational resources and share them with the WyzAnt community. Here are some of the resources created by Richard. View all of Richard’s resources

As a teenager growing up in the late 70's and early 80's, I had the opportunity to learn from some of the greatest guitarists of that era. I would put on my favorite albums and try to play the song note for note and I would even attempt the solo of that song as well. Randy Rhoads was my guitar hero and still is to this day. He died in a plane cash in 1982 at the young age of 25. When I heard... read more


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