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Frank L. Near West New York, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Frank L.
40/hour

Near West New York, NJ

Guitar player with 15+ years of experience

I have been playing both acoustic and electric guitar for the past 15 years. I have also taught beginner 1-1 guitar lessons before. I have taken lessons with professional guitar players and have previously played in a band. See Frank's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (6)
10 hours tutoring
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I have been playing both acoustic and electric guitar for the past 15 years. I have also taught beginner 1-1 guitar lessons before. I have taken lessons with professional guitar players and have previously played in a band. See Frank's full profile

Steve B. Near West New York, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Steve B.
60/hour

Near West New York, NJ

27 years playing guitar, both privately and formally trained.

I have been playing guitar for 27 years. I received private lessons in my formative years and more recently completed 3 years of formal education in Q.C.C's revamped music performance program. The formal training in ear training/ sight singing I-IV, music theory I-IV, convocation performance, performance... See Steve's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (204)
739 hours tutoring Guitar out of 743 hours
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I have been playing guitar for 27 years. I received private lessons in my formative years and more recently completed 3 years of formal education in Q.C.C's revamped music performance program. The formal training in ear training/ sight singing I-IV, music theory I-IV, convocation performance, performance... See Steve's full profile

Martin L. Near West New York, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Martin L.
50/hour

Near West New York, NJ

Berklee College of Music - Guitar, 10+ Years/Teaching Experience

I've studied Guitar Performance major at Berklee College of Music. I have previously taught students ranging from children to elders, in various guitar styles including jazz, rock and pop. While at school, I focused on improving my instrument skills and learning different techniques and styles. While... See Martin's full profile

50/hour
4.0 (4)
8 hours tutoring Guitar out of 9 hours
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I've studied Guitar Performance major at Berklee College of Music. I have previously taught students ranging from children to elders, in various guitar styles including jazz, rock and pop. While at school, I focused on improving my instrument skills and learning different techniques and styles. While... See Martin's full profile

Francois C. Near West New York, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Francois C.
50/hour

Near West New York, NJ

Berklee Grad for all ages/levels/styles guitar lessons

My dedication, patience and high standards are key attributes to how I approach teaching in both private lessons and lab teaching. In my opinion, anyone who puts in the time and work can learn and achieve their goals. As a professional guitar teacher, I strive to help students cultivate what makes them unique... See Francois's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (28)
53 hours tutoring Guitar out of 53 hours
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My dedication, patience and high standards are key attributes to how I approach teaching in both private lessons and lab teaching. In my opinion, anyone who puts in the time and work can learn and achieve their goals. As a professional guitar teacher, I strive to help students cultivate what makes them unique... See Francois's full profile

Ihor S. Near West New York, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ihor S.
60/hour

Near West New York, NJ

Guitarist With 17 Years Experience

I have 17 years of experience playing guitar and I mostly play rock and blues. I am experienced in other styles such as acoustic, finger picking and lead guitar as well and I've been performing since I was 14. If there is a piece of music you would like to learn whether it's a simple song that... See Ihor's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (6)
6 hours tutoring Guitar out of 7 hours
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I have 17 years of experience playing guitar and I mostly play rock and blues. I am experienced in other styles such as acoustic, finger picking and lead guitar as well and I've been performing since I was 14. If there is a piece of music you would like to learn whether it's a simple song that... See Ihor's full profile

Ileen Z. Near West New York, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ileen Z.
70/hour

Near West New York, NJ

Classical and acoustic guitar - be the best player you can be.

I attended Wittenberg University (sacred music) studying conducting and orchestration at New York University for humanities, and the Mannes College of Music (M.Mus. classical guitar performance and theory). See Ileen's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (3)
37 hours tutoring Guitar out of 37 hours
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I attended Wittenberg University (sacred music) studying conducting and orchestration at New York University for humanities, and the Mannes College of Music (M.Mus. classical guitar performance and theory). See Ileen's full profile

Cole B. Near West New York, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Cole B.
70/hour

Near West New York, NJ

Guitar Instructor

13 years of experience with the guitar. Bachelor's of Music from New England Conservatory - studies with Joe Morris, Hankus Netsky. Additional education from Oberlin College, Savannah Music Festival (studies with Julian Lage and Bryan Sutton), Silkroad Global Musician's Workshop, Skidmore Jazz Institute.... See Cole's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (4)
6 hours tutoring Guitar out of 9 hours
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13 years of experience with the guitar. Bachelor's of Music from New England Conservatory - studies with Joe Morris, Hankus Netsky. Additional education from Oberlin College, Savannah Music Festival (studies with Julian Lage and Bryan Sutton), Silkroad Global Musician's Workshop, Skidmore Jazz Institute.... See Cole's full profile

Alex S. Near West New York, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alex S.
75/hour

Near West New York, NJ

Ivy League Tutor Specializing in ACT/SAT, Essay Writing & Math

I have been playing guitar for over six years. I've been tutored for two of those years. I myself have tutored other beginning and intermediate students. I begin with scales and chords and usually design my teaching by letting students direct me on their goals. See Alex's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (9)
34 hours tutoring
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I have been playing guitar for over six years. I've been tutored for two of those years. I myself have tutored other beginning and intermediate students. I begin with scales and chords and usually design my teaching by letting students direct me on their goals. See Alex's full profile

Patrick R. Near West New York, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Patrick R.
70/hour

Near West New York, NJ

Berklee grad with experience in Guitar

I have been playing guitar since 13 years old. I'm comfortable in teaching people chord progressions and strumming patterns to go along. I know and can teach major/minor triads, 7ths chords (with tensions), and scales. See Patrick's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (1)
7 hours tutoring
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I have been playing guitar since 13 years old. I'm comfortable in teaching people chord progressions and strumming patterns to go along. I know and can teach major/minor triads, 7ths chords (with tensions), and scales. See Patrick's full profile

Andrew K. Near West New York, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Andrew K.
60/hour

Near West New York, NJ

Guitarist with over 5 years experience

I am a classically trained guitarist with a specialization in Jazz. I have taught students guitar and bass for the past two years. I work in both acoustic and electric techniques and am very familiar in guitar construction along with guitar supplements such as amps, pedals and other things. See Andrew's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (15)
2 hours tutoring Guitar out of 28 hours
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I am a classically trained guitarist with a specialization in Jazz. I have taught students guitar and bass for the past two years. I work in both acoustic and electric techniques and am very familiar in guitar construction along with guitar supplements such as amps, pedals and other things. See Andrew's full profile

Brandon V. Near West New York, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Brandon V.
80/hour

Near West New York, NJ

Effective, Methodical Guitar Lessons from a Seasoned Pro!

I truly love teaching people of all ages and levels and am extremely passionate about passing on my love of guitar and music to everyone. I make the lessons fun and easy-going but with structure and great take-aways to work on that build on each other. Can't wait to get you started on the next leg of your... See Brandon's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (5)
24 hours tutoring Guitar out of 24 hours
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I truly love teaching people of all ages and levels and am extremely passionate about passing on my love of guitar and music to everyone. I make the lessons fun and easy-going but with structure and great take-aways to work on that build on each other. Can't wait to get you started on the next leg of your... See Brandon's full profile

Jay V. Near West New York, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jay V.
80/hour

Near West New York, NJ

Comprehensive Music Education

I have a BFA in Jazz Performance on guitar. For over 10 years I have played with groups from all over the world, have toured with world class musicians and have performed on a regular basis. See Jay's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (8)
34 hours tutoring
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I have a BFA in Jazz Performance on guitar. For over 10 years I have played with groups from all over the world, have toured with world class musicians and have performed on a regular basis. See Jay's full profile

John G. Near West New York, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
John G.
80/hour

Near West New York, NJ

MSM Grad Online Piano, Guitar, Ukulele and Bass teacher in Brooklyn

I have been teaching guitar and bass guitar since 2011, to children and adults. For guitar, I use the Alfred Basic Guitar book to introduce a young student to reading music and basic technique. I try and introduce chords early on; for older students, I try to introduce popular songs... See John's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (2)
21 hours tutoring Guitar out of 63 hours
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I have been teaching guitar and bass guitar since 2011, to children and adults. For guitar, I use the Alfred Basic Guitar book to introduce a young student to reading music and basic technique. I try and introduce chords early on; for older students, I try to introduce popular songs... See John's full profile

Tony S. Near West New York, NJ, available for in-person tutoring
Tony S.
100/hour

Near West New York, NJ

College graduate-tutors SAT, MCAT, English, math, chem, physics

I have been playing guitar for 10 years alongside the saxophone. I have taught guitar informally to friends and family, and I have experience working with others on strumming, chords, singing while playing, and soloing. See Tony's full profile

100/hour
6 hours tutoring
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I have been playing guitar for 10 years alongside the saxophone. I have taught guitar informally to friends and family, and I have experience working with others on strumming, chords, singing while playing, and soloing. See Tony's full profile

Keith D. Near West New York, NJ, available for in-person tutoring
Keith D.
60/hour

Near West New York, NJ

Guitar, Voice, Keyboard, Piano & Recording techniques taught

I have been teaching guitar for 30 years. My books show students correct methods & stress note reading to insure proper musical habits. I also combine singing & playing for maximimum study & enjoyment of all musical styles. All lessons are unique & tailored to each student's needs. See Keith's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (2)
14 hours tutoring Guitar out of 32 hours
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I have been teaching guitar for 30 years. My books show students correct methods & stress note reading to insure proper musical habits. I also combine singing & playing for maximimum study & enjoyment of all musical styles. All lessons are unique & tailored to each student's needs. See Keith's full profile

Near West New York, NJ 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 (418)
286 hours tutoring Guitar out of 1,197 hours
Offers online lessons
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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

Near West New York, NJ Tutoring
Dean O.
60/hour

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

60/hour
5.0 (280)
610 hours tutoring Guitar out of 937 hours
Offers online lessons
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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

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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)
649 hours tutoring Guitar out of 706 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

Near West New York, NJ 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
4.9 (94)
66 hours tutoring Guitar out of 212 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

Near West New York, NJ Tutoring
Steve B.
65/hour

Bass, Guitar, and Music Lessons

An Alumni of Berklee College of Music with over 20 years experience playing live, recording,studying and teaching music. Steve currently offers lessons on Bass Guitar, Upright Bass, Acoustic and Electric Guitar, Piano,... See Steve's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (16)
31 hours tutoring Guitar out of 34 hours
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An Alumni of Berklee College of Music with over 20 years experience playing live, recording,studying and teaching music. Steve currently offers lessons on Bass Guitar, Upright Bass, Acoustic and Electric Guitar, Piano,... See Steve's full profile

Near West New York, NJ Tutoring
Evren T.
60/hour

Guitar, Ukulele, Piano, Music Theory, Pro Tools, Sibelius Teacher.

I am a Guitar instructor. I have been teaching Guitar & Bass Guitar at primary music schools and summer camps as well as teaching privately in Los Angeles for over a decade by now. I love teaching Acoustic Guitar,... See Evren's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (381)
679 hours tutoring Guitar out of 1,639 hours
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I am a Guitar instructor. I have been teaching Guitar & Bass Guitar at primary music schools and summer camps as well as teaching privately in Los Angeles for over a decade by now. I love teaching Acoustic Guitar,... See Evren's full profile

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Jordan C.
65/hour

Patience and Guidance from a Guitar Teacher who Loves to Teach!

I teach acoustic and electric guitar for beginners. I create lessons tailored to your unique individual needs or structured based on step-by-step methods. I can teach you how to play a song by breaking it into 4 parts: 1) left hand... See Jordan's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (107)
540 hours tutoring Guitar out of 596 hours
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I teach acoustic and electric guitar for beginners. I create lessons tailored to your unique individual needs or structured based on step-by-step methods. I can teach you how to play a song by breaking it into 4 parts: 1) left hand... See Jordan's full profile

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Todd W.
50/hour

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
4.9 (75)
215 hours tutoring Guitar out of 809 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

Near West New York, NJ Tutoring
Shawn K.
50/hour

Guitarist with 10+ Years of Teaching Experience

I have a Bachelor of Music (BM) in Music Composition with a focus in guitar. I've performed 100+ live events as a guitarist, performing everything from classical guitar recitals to jazz gigs and from metal/rock concerts to... See Shawn's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (128)
6 hours tutoring Guitar out of 492 hours
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I have a Bachelor of Music (BM) in Music Composition with a focus in guitar. I've performed 100+ live events as a guitarist, performing everything from classical guitar recitals to jazz gigs and from metal/rock concerts to... See Shawn's full profile

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