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Michael W. Berkeley Springs, WV, available for in-person tutoring
Michael W.
35/hour

Berkeley Springs, WV

Mike W. ESL, English reading, writing, Windows computers

I have played guitar for 35 years. I have taken 3 college music theory/performance courses. I recently completed a three-year tutelage in guitar with a teenage friend. I have played guitar numerous times in public as a... See Michael's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (4)
5 hours tutoring
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I have played guitar for 35 years. I have taken 3 college music theory/performance courses. I recently completed a three-year tutelage in guitar with a teenage friend. I have played guitar numerous times in public as a... See Michael's full profile

Louis T. Charlottesville, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Louis T.
40/hour

Charlottesville, VA

Former Math Teacher/Experienced Tutor. Now Phd Student in Education.

I've been playing guitar since summer of 2002, for 12 years now. I've been an active part of my church choir where I play 2nd guitar and piano since fall of 2002. I've also tutored 3 students in piano and guitar. See Louis's full profile

40/hour
22 hours tutoring
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I've been playing guitar since summer of 2002, for 12 years now. I've been an active part of my church choir where I play 2nd guitar and piano since fall of 2002. I've also tutored 3 students in piano and guitar. See Louis's full profile

Ethan B. Centreville, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ethan B.
40/hour

Centreville, VA

Advanced/Intermediate Guitarist and Aspiring Guitar Tutor

I am an experienced pianist and cellist, playing for 12 years and 9 years, respectively. I can read tab and sheet music fluently and have received several months of guitar instruction from a Johns Hopkins University Peabody Conservatory... See Ethan's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (2)
1 hours tutoring Guitar out of 5 hours
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I am an experienced pianist and cellist, playing for 12 years and 9 years, respectively. I can read tab and sheet music fluently and have received several months of guitar instruction from a Johns Hopkins University Peabody Conservatory... See Ethan's full profile

Rebekah H. Winchester, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Rebekah H.
45/hour

Winchester, VA

B.M. Music Performance; M.M. Music Education

M. in Music Performance and am pursuing a M.M. in Music Education. With these foundations in music, I have become competent at guitar and teach several private guitar students. See Rebekah's full profile

45/hour
4.5 (4)
6 hours tutoring
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M. in Music Performance and am pursuing a M.M. in Music Education. With these foundations in music, I have become competent at guitar and teach several private guitar students. See Rebekah's full profile

LISA L. Washington, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
LISA L.
45/hour

Washington, VA

JMU/ U of Alaska biology teacher/ study skills master teacher

I have taught guitar privately for 15 years and at a Waldorf school in Sperryville, Va. See LISA's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (14)
1 hours tutoring Guitar out of 67 hours
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I have taught guitar privately for 15 years and at a Waldorf school in Sperryville, Va. See LISA's full profile

Todd W. Fairfax, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Todd W.
50/hour

Fairfax, VA

Experienced guitarist and guitar teacher

I have been a guitar player for 30 years, most of that time I have been active in bands and other musical groups. I'm currently enrolled at George Mason University to earn a degree in music composition. I have performed as a guitarist... See Todd's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (63)
208 hours tutoring Guitar out of 780 hours
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I have been a guitar player for 30 years, most of that time I have been active in bands and other musical groups. I'm currently enrolled at George Mason University to earn a degree in music composition. I have performed as a guitarist... See Todd's full profile

Steven S. Germantown, MD, available for online & in-person tutoring
Steven S.
50/hour

Germantown, MD

Classical guitarist and instructor. Over 25 years of experience.

I have at least 15 years of experience teaching guitar, including teaching at Dale Music Co. and Montgomery College Music Department as an adjunct guitar instructor. I am currently on the faculty of the Maryland Music Academy as a... See Steven's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (1)
8 hours tutoring Guitar out of 8 hours
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I have at least 15 years of experience teaching guitar, including teaching at Dale Music Co. and Montgomery College Music Department as an adjunct guitar instructor. I am currently on the faculty of the Maryland Music Academy as a... See Steven's full profile

Eric E. Bethesda, MD, available for online & in-person tutoring
Eric E.
50/hour

Bethesda, MD

Math, SAT, ACT, and GRE Test Prep Tutoring

I've been playing guitar since I was 12. I like to teach rock, blues, and folk music. I prefer to teach beginners and early intermediate players. I help students learn chords, scales, and basic improvisation. See Eric's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (509)
2,564 hours tutoring
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I've been playing guitar since I was 12. I like to teach rock, blues, and folk music. I prefer to teach beginners and early intermediate players. I help students learn chords, scales, and basic improvisation. See Eric's full profile

Marvin A. Gaithersburg, MD, available for online & in-person tutoring
Marvin A.
50/hour

Gaithersburg, MD

BFA in Jazz Guitar Performance in NYC 10+ years of Guitar teaching

I am extremely passionate, and I live to play, learn, and of course teach the guitar. *** Lesson Details and Teaching Philosophy *** I love playing guitar and YOU will too! The guitar is a fantastic instrument and is... See Marvin's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (50)
173 hours tutoring Guitar out of 174 hours
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I am extremely passionate, and I live to play, learn, and of course teach the guitar. *** Lesson Details and Teaching Philosophy *** I love playing guitar and YOU will too! The guitar is a fantastic instrument and is... See Marvin's full profile

Roosevelt C. Washington, DC, available for in-person tutoring
Roosevelt C.
55/hour

Washington, DC

"With Only Two Notes We Can Build a Song"

My name is Roosevelt. I'm a graduate of the Duke Ellington School of Performing Arts. I attended The University of the District of Columbia. I visited Hart School of Music in Hartford Connecticut for 3 months, also I visited Howard University... See Roosevelt's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (5)
2 hours tutoring Guitar out of 5 hours
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My name is Roosevelt. I'm a graduate of the Duke Ellington School of Performing Arts. I attended The University of the District of Columbia. I visited Hart School of Music in Hartford Connecticut for 3 months, also I visited Howard University... See Roosevelt's full profile

Kwame A. Arlington, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Kwame A.
60/hour

Arlington, VA

Experienced Guitarist Specializing in Gospel Music

I have been playing in church for almost 10 years I play mostly gospel and various African guitar styles I can read music though I play by ear and can explain music theory See Kwame's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (14)
5 hours tutoring Guitar out of 43 hours
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I have been playing in church for almost 10 years I play mostly gospel and various African guitar styles I can read music though I play by ear and can explain music theory See Kwame's full profile

Dean O. Richmond, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Dean O.
70/hour

Richmond, VA

Experienced Tutor for Guitar and Music Production!

I'm Dean, Guitar and Music Production tutor. I've been happy to share my 17 years of experience on guitar with students of all ages over the last 4 years. Whether you're just starting out, or an established musician... See Dean's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (273)
588 hours tutoring Guitar out of 916 hours
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I'm Dean, Guitar and Music Production tutor. I've been happy to share my 17 years of experience on guitar with students of all ages over the last 4 years. Whether you're just starting out, or an established musician... See Dean's full profile

Jon M. Harpers Ferry, WV, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jon M.
75/hour

Harpers Ferry, WV

SAT/ACT Prep Expert. 10+ Years of Experience. 98th Percentile Scores.

I have 15 years of experience playing guitar, both acoustic and electric. I have a reasonable understanding of guitar theory, but I believe music is about your ears so I play and teach through an attention to the actual sound being... See Jon's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (74)
40 hours tutoring Guitar out of 343 hours
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I have 15 years of experience playing guitar, both acoustic and electric. I have a reasonable understanding of guitar theory, but I believe music is about your ears so I play and teach through an attention to the actual sound being... See Jon's full profile

Danny B. Bridgewater, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Danny B.
80/hour

Bridgewater, VA

Songwriter, Recording Artist, and Lead Guitarist of Worship Band

Beginning with four years of formal weekly guitar lessons, I have been playing guitar for nearly 30 years. As a guitarist, I have played electric lead guitar with Christian Praise and Worship bands and have written and... See Danny's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (741)
2,247 hours tutoring
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Beginning with four years of formal weekly guitar lessons, I have been playing guitar for nearly 30 years. As a guitarist, I have played electric lead guitar with Christian Praise and Worship bands and have written and... See Danny's full profile

Jacob W. Charlottesville, VA, available for in-person tutoring
Jacob W.
100/hour

Charlottesville, VA

Jacob

I have about 12 years of experience playing guitar, including three years of classical guitar lessons. I play in a guitar ensemble at my college. I will start students with the basic major chords and the major scale. Students... See Jacob's full profile

100/hour
6 hours tutoring
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I have about 12 years of experience playing guitar, including three years of classical guitar lessons. I play in a guitar ensemble at my college. I will start students with the basic major chords and the major scale. Students... See Jacob's full profile

Saint George, UT Tutoring
Matthew H.
30/hour

Knowledgeable and Experienced Guitar and Trombone Teacher

Hello students and parents! My name is Matt H., and I live in St. George, UT. I have a lot experience teaching guitar, trombone, music theory, and songwriting to students of all ages and skill levels. I spent some time touring the... See Matthew's full profile

30/hour
5.0 (169)
317 hours tutoring Guitar out of 574 hours
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Hello students and parents! My name is Matt H., and I live in St. George, UT. I have a lot experience teaching guitar, trombone, music theory, and songwriting to students of all ages and skill levels. I spent some time touring the... See Matthew's full profile

East Greenbush, NY Tutoring
Kelly M.
30/hour

Beginner basics, note reading, and fun!

I started teaching beginner guitar lessons in early 2014 as I was enjoying teaching my niece how to play. I have been playing guitar since 2006 and mandolin since 1996, studying with a master musician. I use the Mel Bay Modern... See Kelly's full profile

30/hour
4.9 (175)
386 hours tutoring Guitar out of 434 hours
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I started teaching beginner guitar lessons in early 2014 as I was enjoying teaching my niece how to play. I have been playing guitar since 2006 and mandolin since 1996, studying with a master musician. I use the Mel Bay Modern... See Kelly's full profile

Mckeesport, PA Tutoring
Bennie D.
40/hour

Guitar Instructor with 40+ years experience.

Studied guitar privately with Steve Saventi Studios. Styles studied were Pop, Rock, Jazz, Classical. Played professionally in a band at the age of 15. See Bennie's full profile

40/hour
4.8 (77)
58 hours tutoring Guitar out of 185 hours
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Studied guitar privately with Steve Saventi Studios. Styles studied were Pop, Rock, Jazz, Classical. Played professionally in a band at the age of 15. See Bennie's full profile

Fullerton, CA Tutoring
Josh W.
40/hour

Currently in last term of my Jazz performance degree

I've been playing guitar for a decade now. I've performed onstage for 30 hours a week at the Capilano Suspension Bridge Park playing 45 minute sets of folk music. I've also gigged weekly nearly every weekend for the past two... See Josh's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (74)
307 hours tutoring Guitar out of 323 hours
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I've been playing guitar for a decade now. I've performed onstage for 30 hours a week at the Capilano Suspension Bridge Park playing 45 minute sets of folk music. I've also gigged weekly nearly every weekend for the past two... See Josh's full profile

Sacramento, CA Tutoring
Mark R P.
40/hour

Guitar and Bass Player and Music Teacher for 40+ years

I teach all styles of guitar playing; Steel String, Classical, Electric. I have been playing guitar and bass guitar since High School (40+ years). I taught beginning and Intermediate guitar/bass classes, and rock... See Mark R's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (764)
331 hours tutoring Guitar out of 1,853 hours
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I teach all styles of guitar playing; Steel String, Classical, Electric. I have been playing guitar and bass guitar since High School (40+ years). I taught beginning and Intermediate guitar/bass classes, and rock... See Mark R's full profile

Grand Forks, ND Tutoring
Spencer B.
43/hour

Private Instructor, 8 years teaching experience.

I have been playing guitar for 22 years, and have studied guitar at the University of North Dakota. I have been performing professionally for the last 12 years in groups, as a pit members in musicals, and as a soloist. I teach and... See Spencer's full profile

43/hour
5.0 (61)
108 hours tutoring Guitar out of 209 hours
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I have been playing guitar for 22 years, and have studied guitar at the University of North Dakota. I have been performing professionally for the last 12 years in groups, as a pit members in musicals, and as a soloist. I teach and... See Spencer's full profile

Mansfield, MA Tutoring
Kurt E.
45/hour

Guitar Teacher - 25+ Years Experience

I am a guitar instructor for beginner and intermediate guitar players. I actively play guitar in group settings and manage my Youtube channel, Axtreme-Guitar. I have been teaching guitar for 20 years and love what I do!... See Kurt's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (388)
635 hours tutoring Guitar out of 693 hours
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I am a guitar instructor for beginner and intermediate guitar players. I actively play guitar in group settings and manage my Youtube channel, Axtreme-Guitar. I have been teaching guitar for 20 years and love what I do!... See Kurt's full profile

Port Orchard, WA Tutoring
Willow L.
45/hour

Classical Guitarist with over 30 Years of Experience

I'll teach exercises needed for honing the efficiency of the right and left hands, and we'll often use those for warm-ups. My ideal guitar student: 1. Loves music, and specifically loves classical guitar 2. Asks questions... See Willow's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (143)
270 hours tutoring Guitar out of 290 hours
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I'll teach exercises needed for honing the efficiency of the right and left hands, and we'll often use those for warm-ups. My ideal guitar student: 1. Loves music, and specifically loves classical guitar 2. Asks questions... See Willow's full profile

Saint Petersburg, FL Tutoring
Eric Z.
45/hour

Multi-Instrumentalist with Performance Experience in Guitar/Bass

I have taken 4 years of guitar lessons, where topics ranged from basic chords to jazz improvisation. I also play bass guitar, where I have 2+ years of performing experience both in college as a member of the Jazz Combos and Steel Pan... See Eric's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (6)
10 hours tutoring Guitar out of 78 hours
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I have taken 4 years of guitar lessons, where topics ranged from basic chords to jazz improvisation. I also play bass guitar, where I have 2+ years of performing experience both in college as a member of the Jazz Combos and Steel Pan... See Eric's full profile

Nashville, TN Tutoring
Michael B.
45/hour

Berklee College of Music graduate in Contemporary Writing & Production

I was accepted to Berklee College of Music for guitar principal. This was possible due to my background of having played guitar since I was 13 years old. I would travel the world through music. I played folk and saw the US, I played... See Michael's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (402)
280 hours tutoring Guitar out of 1,138 hours
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I was accepted to Berklee College of Music for guitar principal. This was possible due to my background of having played guitar since I was 13 years old. I would travel the world through music. I played folk and saw the US, I played... See Michael's full profile

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