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The Best Guitar Tutors in Pasadena, CA

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David Lee H.
40/hour

Near Pasadena, CA

41 years of guitar playing, 12 albums

I've played guitar for 41 years, performed in numerous bands and released a dozen albums as band leader. I continue to compose and share music with friends from all over the country. read more

40/hour
5.0 (14)
40 hours tutoring Guitar out of 41 hours
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I've played guitar for 41 years, performed in numerous bands and released a dozen albums as band leader. I continue to compose and share music with friends from all over the country. read more

Marcelo A.
60/hour

Pasadena, CA

My name is Marcelo. Let's learn your favorite song, or make one!

I have been playing guitar for 14 years. Music theory is great, yet I think everyone is entitled to their own interpretation, after all, it is only a theory! In fact, what makes songwriting so unique is how you utilize the same 12 notes as everyone else and develop your own sound. I have spent my later years... read more

60/hour
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I have been playing guitar for 14 years. Music theory is great, yet I think everyone is entitled to their own interpretation, after all, it is only a theory! In fact, what makes songwriting so unique is how you utilize the same 12 notes as everyone else and develop your own sound. I have spent my later years... read more

Ramage J.
89/hour

Near Pasadena, CA

Multi Grammy Award winning guitarist, style diversity to fit you

I began teaching guitar many (many) years ago when I was 14. I have volunteered as a music teacher across 4 continents working with students from beginner to advanced. I have played on multiple Grammy Award winning recordings, with artists ranging from Les Paul, Ke$ha, Bob Dylan, Halsey (and many other styles... read more

89/hour
4.9 (171)
541 hours tutoring
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I began teaching guitar many (many) years ago when I was 14. I have volunteered as a music teacher across 4 continents working with students from beginner to advanced. I have played on multiple Grammy Award winning recordings, with artists ranging from Les Paul, Ke$ha, Bob Dylan, Halsey (and many other styles... read more

Irene M.
40/hour

Near Pasadena, CA

Acoustic Guitar Major all ages.

I have studied acoustic guitar at Cerritos College. I received grade A for each semester. I have much guitar books for my students to learn at each class. read more

40/hour
5.0 (7)
13 hours tutoring Guitar out of 13 hours
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I have studied acoustic guitar at Cerritos College. I received grade A for each semester. I have much guitar books for my students to learn at each class. read more

Simrin P.
80/hour

Near Pasadena, CA

Fun guitar lessons for all ages and abilities!

...globally) as well as working with an LA based company composing film music and have had placements on major networks such as MTV. Being inspired to pick up the guitar after binging on my brother’s music collection, I enrolled at The Academy of Contemporary Music (ACM) in the U.K. In my first year, I gained a diploma in Contemporary... read more

80/hour
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...globally) as well as working with an LA based company composing film music and have had placements on major networks such as MTV. Being inspired to pick up the guitar after binging on my brother’s music collection, I enrolled at The Academy of Contemporary Music (ACM) in the U.K. In my first year, I gained a diploma in Contemporary... read more

Joseph L.
50/hour

Near Pasadena, CA

Majored in Guitar performance at Musicians Institute

Played guitar since I was 10 years old. Had more than 850 performances in the Army band for about 6 years Majoring in Guitar Performance at Musicians Institute, Hollywood. Played guitar in 7 different churches, with many performances in between. read more

50/hour
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Played guitar since I was 10 years old. Had more than 850 performances in the Army band for about 6 years Majoring in Guitar Performance at Musicians Institute, Hollywood. Played guitar in 7 different churches, with many performances in between. read more

Zoso R.
45/hour

Near Pasadena, CA

13 years of playing guitar

I have been playing guitar for more than half of my life. I also went to the school of Rock program where I was taught how to play guitar like Nancy Wilson. Music is nearly like a second language and I believe it to be much more fun and exciting then any iPad! read more

45/hour
5.0 (2)
2 hours tutoring
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I have been playing guitar for more than half of my life. I also went to the school of Rock program where I was taught how to play guitar like Nancy Wilson. Music is nearly like a second language and I believe it to be much more fun and exciting then any iPad! read more

Jesse R.
50/hour

Near Pasadena, CA

Guitarist with 15+ years of experience

I have been playing the guitar since I was 11 years old. In high school, I joined the jazz band and learned the fundamentals of music theory as well as how to improvise. The year before I went to college, I taught guitar to multiple local elementary school students. Since then, I have shifted my focus to... read more

50/hour
5.0 (4)
14 hours tutoring
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I have been playing the guitar since I was 11 years old. In high school, I joined the jazz band and learned the fundamentals of music theory as well as how to improvise. The year before I went to college, I taught guitar to multiple local elementary school students. Since then, I have shifted my focus to... read more

Guillermo B.
40/hour

Near Pasadena, CA

Guitar teacher

I had formal education in music theory and guitar for over 5 years and have been playing for over 20 years. I love to play classic Brazilian Music, Bossa Nova and Samba, but also know a lot of Classic Rock, Punk Rock, Ska, Reggae among others. read more

40/hour
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I had formal education in music theory and guitar for over 5 years and have been playing for over 20 years. I love to play classic Brazilian Music, Bossa Nova and Samba, but also know a lot of Classic Rock, Punk Rock, Ska, Reggae among others. read more

Arsh S.
40/hour

Near Pasadena, CA

Bachelor in Music performance

My degree had an emphasis on contemporary guitar playing so I’m extensively trained in guitar. Also I have been performing for about 8 years now read more

40/hour
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My degree had an emphasis on contemporary guitar playing so I’m extensively trained in guitar. Also I have been performing for about 8 years now read more

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