Find Guitar lessons in Boston, MA

Pay-as-you-go private Guitar tutoring in-person or online

With the Good Fit Guarantee, love your first lesson, or it’s free

Compare qualifications, hourly rates, travel policies, and reviews to find the right local expert for you.

Collaborate with your tutor in person or through Wyzant's free, browser based online learning tool.

Only pay for the time you need. No subscriptions, no upfront costs. Just affordable results nearby.

Get 1:1 Help Fast

The Best Guitar Tutors in Boston, MA

12 Boston private Guitar lessons / Find the best local Guitar lesson in Boston

See more experts ›
Drew G.
60/hour

Near Boston, MA

Guitar Player and YouTuber

I have been playing guitar, mixing, mastering, and releasing songs for 3 years. I have played live music and I record YouTube videos for my YouTube following. I know how to play bar chords, chords, how to use basic music theory to navigate the fretboard, palm muting, pick sliding, basics of sweep picking, scales,... read more

60/hour
4.8 (388)
1,035 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have been playing guitar, mixing, mastering, and releasing songs for 3 years. I have played live music and I record YouTube videos for my YouTube following. I know how to play bar chords, chords, how to use basic music theory to navigate the fretboard, palm muting, pick sliding, basics of sweep picking, scales,... read more

Andrew B.
50/hour

Near Boston, MA

Guitar Teacher

I'm ready to teach my students the musical language and vocabulary they'll need to navigate their musical journey as well as develop the strength and muscular coordination to transfer that understanding to actual ability on the neck of the guitar. read more

50/hour
5.0 (6)
5 hours tutoring Guitar out of 6 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I'm ready to teach my students the musical language and vocabulary they'll need to navigate their musical journey as well as develop the strength and muscular coordination to transfer that understanding to actual ability on the neck of the guitar. read more

Aaron C.
60/hour

Near Boston, MA

Working Guitarist with 3+ Years of Teaching Experience

I have been an actively performing guitarist for over 12 years, with guitar as my primary instrument since I was young. I both work in and teach a broad array of styles, primarily rock, jazz, blues, and contemporary classical music. For the past 3+ years, I have maintained a roster of regular guitar... read more

60/hour
5.0 (17)
47 hours tutoring Guitar out of 49 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have been an actively performing guitarist for over 12 years, with guitar as my primary instrument since I was young. I both work in and teach a broad array of styles, primarily rock, jazz, blues, and contemporary classical music. For the past 3+ years, I have maintained a roster of regular guitar... read more

Korey B.
60/hour

Near Boston, MA

Graduate of Berklee College of Music

I have been playing guitar for 18 years and have worked for various local and national bands. I've been featured in Flatpicking Guitar Magazine and Bluegrass Unlimited and participated in the Acoustic Music Seminar. I've studied with many incredible teachers who have given me the skills to further... read more

60/hour
4.9 (12)
36 hours tutoring Guitar out of 44 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have been playing guitar for 18 years and have worked for various local and national bands. I've been featured in Flatpicking Guitar Magazine and Bluegrass Unlimited and participated in the Acoustic Music Seminar. I've studied with many incredible teachers who have given me the skills to further... read more

Joshua T.
40/hour

Boston, MA

Guitar Player and Berklee Student, Experience with teaching children

I am a Berklee College of Music Student with the guitar as my primary instrument. I have been playing for 7 years, and I receive weekly private lessons from accomplished guitar players in addition to the core music curriculum. I graduated high school with an IB Diploma specializing in Child Development, so... read more

40/hour
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I am a Berklee College of Music Student with the guitar as my primary instrument. I have been playing for 7 years, and I receive weekly private lessons from accomplished guitar players in addition to the core music curriculum. I graduated high school with an IB Diploma specializing in Child Development, so... read more

Leo R.
175/hour

Near Boston, MA

Licensed Math Teacher - SAT/ACT & K-12 Academic Math Subject Tutoring

I have been playing guitar since 2000, and have been a private instructor for years. I can help you learn your favorite songs from any style, and can teach music theory, scales, and improvisation techniques. My influences are rooted in blues rock, and I can teach anything from Top 40 songs to 80s hair metal. read more

175/hour
5.0 (287)
2,227 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have been playing guitar since 2000, and have been a private instructor for years. I can help you learn your favorite songs from any style, and can teach music theory, scales, and improvisation techniques. My influences are rooted in blues rock, and I can teach anything from Top 40 songs to 80s hair metal. read more

Ashley C.
90/hour

Near Boston, MA

Experienced and Enthusiastic Academic and Test Prep Tutor

I have played guitar since the age of 10; my father played professionally, and I learned by ear. I completed my BA in Music from Dartmouth College in 2009, and I have been an active musician since. read more

90/hour
4.9 (92)
347 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have played guitar since the age of 10; my father played professionally, and I learned by ear. I completed my BA in Music from Dartmouth College in 2009, and I have been an active musician since. read more

Nathaniel B.
60/hour

Near Boston, MA

Berklee Guitar Player Specializing in Rock and Metal

I have studied the guitar since the age of 10, studying at the Brookline Music School and playing in various bands, from jazz, to folk, to metal. My approach to teaching the guitar is by using creative methods to help find your musical voice, and using composition as a tool to help solidly concepts. read more

60/hour
5.0 (2)
2 hours tutoring Guitar out of 5 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have studied the guitar since the age of 10, studying at the Brookline Music School and playing in various bands, from jazz, to folk, to metal. My approach to teaching the guitar is by using creative methods to help find your musical voice, and using composition as a tool to help solidly concepts. read more

Richard B.
35/hour

Near Boston, MA

Guitarist of 7 years

I have taken 2 years of private lessons on guitar, studying under a prolific jazz guitarist teaching at both Umass Lowell and Berklee. I've made multiple recordings for pieces assigned for my lessons, recording the melody, bassline, and chordal accompaniment. I'm a proficient guitarist in chordal... read more

35/hour
5.0 (7)
26 hours tutoring Guitar out of 31 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have taken 2 years of private lessons on guitar, studying under a prolific jazz guitarist teaching at both Umass Lowell and Berklee. I've made multiple recordings for pieces assigned for my lessons, recording the melody, bassline, and chordal accompaniment. I'm a proficient guitarist in chordal... read more

Justin P.
60/hour

Near Boston, MA

20+ years of teaching experience in all levels and styles.

I hold a B.M. from Berklee College of Music in Guitar Studies, and an M.M. from the New England Conservatory in Jazz Studies. I have taught, performed, recorded, and toured for over 20 years. read more

60/hour
5.0 (61)
114 hours tutoring Guitar out of 156 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I hold a B.M. from Berklee College of Music in Guitar Studies, and an M.M. from the New England Conservatory in Jazz Studies. I have taught, performed, recorded, and toured for over 20 years. read more

Trusted with over 6 million hours of lessons since 2005

Success stories

Real stories from real people

Since 2005, Wyzant has provided a way for people to learn any subject in a way that works for them.

How much for private Guitar tutoring lessons

Boston Guitar Tutors Cost $35 - 60 per hour on average

What’s a fair price for a private Boston Guitar tutor? Boston Guitar tutors using Wyzant are professional subject experts who set their own price based on their demand and skill.

$25 $80
$35
$60

Choose Your Tutor

Compare tutor costs. With a range of price options, there’s a tutor for every budget.

No Upfront Fees

Sign up, search, and message with expert tutors free of charge.

No Costly Packages

Only pay for the time you need. Whether it’s one lesson or seven, you decide what to spend.

Pay After Your Lesson

Get the help you need first. You’ll only be charged after your lesson is complete.

Love Your Lesson Or It’s Free

Your first hour with a new tutor is protected by Wyzant’s Good Fit Guarantee. If you’re not satisfied with your lesson, you don’t pay. No questions asked.

Reported on by leading news outlets