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  • Reverb Lessons

    Reverb Lessons

    Los Angeles, CA · Lana A.

    (10 reviews)

    Reverb Lessons is on a mission to make learning to play, sing or create music as easy as possible. Unlike a traditional music lesson company, Reverb Lessons has designed its customer experience around you: simply sign up online, book a time with your instructor and explore your creative side. You have the choice of taking lessons online, at the instructor's location, or at your place — whatever works best for you. All payment is taken care of head of time, so no need to worry about having cash for your lesson. Reverb Lessons puts all of its teachers through a rigorous interview process, ensuri
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  • Live Guitar Lessons By Gio Lombardi

    Live Guitar Lessons By Gio Lombardi

    North Hollywood, CA · Giovanni Lombardi

    (1 review)

    I have more the two decades of professional experience in teaching guitar to kids, teens, adoults, individual classes and group classes. My students retention is measured in terms of years, when it comes to education you should invest your time and money with professionals because knowledge is power. Contact me now for more information!

  • Fabricio Moya Professional Guitar Lessons

    Fabricio Moya Professional Guitar Lessons

    Los Angeles, CA · Fabricio Moya

    Living in the US for 2 years now, Fabricio is an experienced guitarist, composer, and music teacher. He worked for the municipality in 2 towns in Rio de Janeiro state for 10 years, teaching not only, guitar (acoustic and electric), but also music theory, improvisation, and Music History. His main care concerning teaching is to show the student the tools to make music, rather than only songs. No matter the style (Rock, Classical, Jazz, Pop, Reggae), the student will have guidance in rhythm, reading, technique, effects; as well as getting in touch with amazing new sounds. At home he has inst
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  • Barrett Wilson Guitar Lessons

    Barrett Wilson Guitar Lessons

    Alhambra, CA · Barrett Wilson

    I am a working guitar player in the Los Angeles area. Having played guitar for 18 years, I graduated with a B.A. in Guitar Performance from Musicians Institute. Being that it was a very rigorous program, I learned what it takes to not just be a smart musician, but a great musician. I finished three years of music theory, and ear training, and learned how to perform different contemporary styles including Jazz, R&B, Rock, Country, Blues, and many others. After graduating with an award of most outstanding student, I put everything I learned to work and started playing in groups and backing u
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  • Royal Academy The Sound Of Music

    Royal Academy The Sound Of Music

    Montebello, CA · Davit Sargsyan

     Royal Academy The Sound of Music is a music school conveniently located on the border of Monterey Park and Montebello cities in Los Angeles County, California We strongly believe that private lessons combined with frequent opportunities to perform is the best way to learn a musical instrument. We developed a program of private (one-on-one) lessons for piano, violin, cello, guitar, voice, and flute. Also, for students who wants to enhance their musical education, we offer a group study of Music Theory, Children’s Choir, and Rock Band. Our highly competent teachers hol
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  • Art Hernandez Music Lessons

    Art Hernandez Music Lessons

    Downey, CA · Art Hernandez

    Hello, I am currently a singer song writer, with 14yrs of songwriting and performing experience. I adapt to many forms of teaching seeing how many people learn differently. I have been teaching for over a year and it's amazing to see students grow in passion and creativity. I encourage self expression, and I am determined to support and coach you all the way through.

  • Heather Jeanette Music Lessons

    Heather Jeanette Music Lessons

    Los Angeles, CA · Heather Miley

    I have taught piano, voice, and guitar lessons for about 10 years to various students in styles including pop, rock, jazz, classical, country, etc. My lessons include such fundamentals as technique, performance, theory, and musicianship. I like to teach around the style of music the student is interested in to make sure they are enjoying music while learning. I have lots of experience as a professional musician. I graduated from Berklee College of Music and currently work as a pop songwriter (credits: Selena Gomez, Madison Beer, Kelly Clarkson, Jason Derulo). I have also played live in many ba
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  • Kenneth Hopkins Guitar Lessons

    Kenneth Hopkins Guitar Lessons

    Los Angeles, CA · Kenneth Hopkins

    I'm 25 years old. I have been teaching guitar privately for about three years, but playing for 10 years. I love playing rock, jazz, and pop guitar, and I am a songwriter as well. I teach beginner guitar because I enjoy introducing people to the instrument and hopefully helping them fall in love with playing. When it clicks, it's an amazing thing. I am a very relaxed teacher, and I want to help you with whatever guitar ambitions you have. I did not attend a music school, but I have played in touring bands for years, and I am very experienced musically. If you're interested, send me a
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  • ZOT Zin Music, LLC

    ZOT Zin Music, LLC

    Los Angeles, CA · Vreny Van Elslande

    30 years playing and performing experience, 20+ years teaching experience in Europe and Los Angeles. I earned 3 degrees, all Summa Cum Laude, in Classical Guitar Performance (Conservatory), Jazz & Contemporary Music Performance (Berklee College), and Music Production & Engineering (Berklee College) You will improve incredibly quickly, as all my students do. Some of the things you can learn include: Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Fingerstyle, Slide Guitar, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scales and E
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  • Gaku Murata Guitar Lessons

    Gaku Murata Guitar Lessons

    Culver City, CA · Gaku Murata

    My teaching approach: About myself: -B.M. in Guitar Performance ESP Musical Academy (in Tokyo) 1996 -B.M. in Performance and Songwriting Berklee College of Music 2004 -Berklee College of Music Achievement Scholarship recipient 2001~2004 -Winner of Berklee Songwriting Achievement Award 2003 -Currently working as staff accompanist for the vocal department at Berklee -Experienced instructor with a love for teaching My guitar lessons take place in: In the teacher's studio Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Fingerpicking, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills
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  • Perfecto De Castro Guitar Lessons

    Perfecto De Castro Guitar Lessons

    San Gabriel, CA · Perfecto De Castro

    My teaching approach: I teach all aspects of guitar playing: technique, theory, performance and creativity. The lessons are tailored to the goals of each student at the same time address the basic core of guitar technique like correct positioning and finger mechanics, ear training and musicality. I keep track of every students' progress through lesson logs that I update at every lesson. Each student is given clear directives that they need to work on for the time in between lessons. My students are encouraged to perform, either live in front of an audience or through the video recitals hosted
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  • Ken Steiger Guitar Lessons

    Ken Steiger Guitar Lessons

    Central LA, CA · Ken Steiger

    My teaching approach: Musicians Institute (M.I.) Instructor since 1997. I strive for a hands on, intense guitar lessons, pushing your limits to become the best you can be. Endorsed by ESP Guitars. Tons of hand-outs and jam-along tracks. My influences are: Black Sabbath/Van Halen/Michael Schenker Group/Judas Priest/OZZY/Pink Floyd/Iron Maiden/Yngwie Malmsteen/Guns & Roses/Joe Satriani/Tony MacAlpine/Steve Vai/Queensryche/White Zombie/Metallica/Slayer/Megadeth/Dream Theater/Pantera/Rammstein/Rob Zombie/Black Label Society/Lamb of God/Nevermore/Meshuggah/In Flames/Soilwork/Dimmu Borgir/Old Man'
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  • Piano, Violin, Viola, Cello, Guitar & Music Theory

    Piano, Violin, Viola, Cello, Guitar & Music Theory

    Los Angeles, CA · Maritza Ortiz

    I love teaching children and adults to learn the language of music through an instrument and I love helping them become proficient at it. I strive for the best and will give you the necessary tools to learn something new every time you come to class. There is a lot learned through music that you can't see but you will notice how your child becomes more focused in school. All I ask from students and parents is the commitment to practice. I specialize in violin, viola, cello, guitar and piano. Not only will the student learn to play an instrument but they will also learn to read music. I focus a
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  • Taylor Teaches Guitar

    Taylor Teaches Guitar

    Los Angeles, CA · Taylor Crowell

    I have been teaching for nearly a decade both privately and with some of the nation's premier music instruction programs, including Camp Jam and Power Chord Academy. Aside from working with these exciting music education programs, I teach up to 30 private students weekly with convenient in-home lessons. I bring the lessons to you! In addition to a rewarding teaching career, I have written music for film and television, worked as a studio session guitarist and bassist in many genres of music, and toured all over the world performing professionally. I specialize in beginner and intermediate
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  • Personalized Guitar & Bass Lessons

    Personalized Guitar & Bass Lessons

    Central LA, CA · Gaetano Grippo

    Jumpstart a rewarding musical career with effective guitar lessons from Gaetano Grippo! He provides some of the best guitar lessons that are personalized to fit his students' needs. Their quality private guitar lessons are available for individuals aged 6 to 75.

  • Barney Nolti Guitar Lessons

    Barney Nolti Guitar Lessons

    Los Angeles, CA · Barney Nolti

    Improving as a guitarist doesn't need to be so hard. You CAN learn to play music exactly how you want and enjoy every moment in the process of getting there! The most reliable way to get huge results in your guitar playing is to work with a guitar teacher who has already helped hundreds of guitarists play guitar how they want and who will use a customized teaching approach to make you the guitarist you want to be as quickly as possible. With Me You Will Learn How To: • Play on your instrument any sound that you hear in your head so that you can express yourself fully with music. • Pract
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  • Guitar & Bass Lessons With Melissa

    Guitar & Bass Lessons With Melissa

    Beverly Hills, CA · Melissa Evila

    Hi Everybody! My name is Melissa Evila, I'm a multi-instrumentalist and a music producer from Buenos Aires, Argentina now in Los Angeles. I've been playing music for almost 18 years and I graduated from a music school in Argentina and I'm proudly endorsed by ESP Guitars, EMG Pickups, Dunlop Strings and Keith McMillen Instruments. I play in a number of different styles, including Rock, Funk, Blues, Heavy Metal, Punk, Progressive, Experimental, etc... I can teach you many different subjects, including how to play, how to read/write music and tablature, and how to create your own music with song
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  • Guitar And Piano Lessons For All Ages And Levels

    Guitar And Piano Lessons For All Ages And Levels

    Los Angeles, CA · Ramin Saber

    The general curriculum for the lessons is as follows, although it may be modified depending upon the particular interests of each student: +++BEGINNERS+++ - READING MUSIC: This skill is correctly acquired through the separate study of melodic and rhythmical components of written music. The methods employed have been proven to yield the fastest results in gaining musical literacy. ( Reading music is taught on the guitar as well, as opposed to tablature and visual patterns) - EAR TRAINING: Recognition of the distance between different pitches (also known as intervals), is an essential part
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  • Guitar Lessons MARK FLORES I Go To You

    Guitar Lessons MARK FLORES I Go To You

    Central LA, CA · Mark Flores

    Hello. I'm Mark I've been teaching guitar since 2005. I've recorded,toured,done radio,TV, am a member of the Cirque du Soliel talent pool and author of the "Magic Touch" guitar DVD. There are folks out there charging money who have never even been on stage. Anyone can show you the same old chords.You can have all the talent and skill in the world. But if you don't know what to do with them , you won't go anywhere. Why not learn from a pro who's been there ? I travel TO YOU as part of my service and my experience and skill can be proven.See for yourself. EVH gear demo at National Association
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  • Kevin Eldridge Guitar Lessons

    Kevin Eldridge Guitar Lessons

    Central LA, CA · Kevin Eldridge

    Ever wanted to learn to play guitar? Or are you looking to expand your knowledge of the instrument or learn a new style? I've played guitar for over 17 years and have taught students of all ages. I tailor each lesson to your goals and we work on songs that both interest you and will help you to become a better guitar player and musician. I strive to achieve a balance in my teaching style of practical approach and music theory, and at the end of the day I want to help you to enjoy playing guitar! I've played in rock bands, funk bands, singer/songwriter bands, metal bands, and more - I love a
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  • David Westmoreland Guitar Lessons

    David Westmoreland Guitar Lessons

    Central LA, CA · David Westmoreland

    My name is David Westmoreland, I am a professional guitar teacher. I teach any age, any skill level (from complete beginner to expert) and I can teach you in the comfort of your own home. I can also take students through the guitar grades if you want to add to your qualifications. I aim to be sensibly priced in order to help as many students as possible and I look forward to hearing from you (please see below for further details). Do you want to learn how to play either the electric or acoustic guitar? Do you want to improve your playing style? Do you want to learn different styles of gui
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  • Personalized Music Lessons

    Personalized Music Lessons

    Glendale, CA · Marty Buttwinick

    Hello! I’ve been fortunate enough to be a successful musician and have performed with some of the most talented and respected people in the music industry. With over 30 years of experience, I’ve developed and streamlined a teaching technique that has helped hundreds of my students enjoy playing music by taking their playing to the next level or starting as a beginner. I have a wide variety of students, including some that have gone on to celebrity status, like Beck and his musical director and bassist, Justin Meldal-Johnson. They covered their basics with me many years ago which gave them a st
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  • John Huldt's Music Lessons

    John Huldt's Music Lessons

    Los Angeles, CA · John Huldt

    Hi. My name is John Huldt. I'm originally from Sweden but have called Los Angeles home since 2006. I have about 15 years experience teaching and I also hold a teaching position at the Los Angeles College for Music. I teach all ages from 7 and up and all levels and most styles. My teaching philosophy is that if the student doesn't understand something, it's always the teachers fault and I individualize every lessons to each student.

  • Rhodes School Of Music

    Rhodes School Of Music

    Los Angeles, CA · David Rhodes

    Our lessons feature exceptional teachers in beautiful studios in a central location in Larchmont Village. We have over 200 students and have been operating since 2012. Welcome to Rhodes School of Music! We love helping our students become better musicians by fostering skill, appreciation and enjoyment of music in players of all ages. By providing a thorough and exceptional music education in a comfortable, well equipped, resourceful environment, teachers can develop meaningful partnerships with students and families to promote a lifelong relationship with music and creativity. We feature
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  • Bryan Mason Acoustic & Electric Guitar Lesons

    Bryan Mason Acoustic & Electric Guitar Lesons

    Glendale, CA · Bryan Mason

    Hi, my name is Bryan. I will teach you how to play acoustic or electric guitar. By taking lessons from me, you will learn patterns to improvise from as well as the technical names and theory behind improvising. I will teach you the licks, songs and chord progressions copied by countless musicians on recordings and live performances. All the lessons are based on your individual learning style and custom made and revised weekly to help you reach your goals.My reputation as a guitar teacher is measurable by my ability to help my students become quality guitar players that meet or exceed their goa
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  • Joey Harrison Acoustic & Electric Guitar Lessons

    Joey Harrison Acoustic & Electric Guitar Lessons

    Los Angeles, CA · Joey Harrison

    Let me help you get past the beginning stages of playing the guitar. I know the frustration of hearing tunes in your head and trying to get your fingers to let go and play what you hear. I specialize in getting you off the ground with the confidence to decide where your music goes. I will travel to you. You must have an available small, clean space to practice with no distraction. Start with acoustic or electric, it's your choice. I will help you find an affordable guitar if you don't have one. If you're tired of saying "I wish I could" then it's time to stop wishing and start doing!
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  • Roger Crom Guitar And Vocal Lessons

    Roger Crom Guitar And Vocal Lessons

    Los Angeles, CA · Roger Crom

    Roger began taking formal guitar instruction at age seven. It continued until age 12. He has been playing avidly since. He specializes in both acoustic, electric, vocals, and traditional hand percussion instruments. He began singing at a young age, with his dad in a church choir. As he got older, he received vocal instruction in a high school choir. He also has experience with the violin, piano, percussion (which he began playing in his high school marching and concert bands), woodwind, and brass instruments. Roger is welcoming new students who wants to play the guitar! Lessons are once per we
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  • Vince White Guitar Lessons

    Vince White Guitar Lessons

    Glendale, CA · Vince White

    Vince White has dedicated his whole life to music, specializing in all blues-based forms of music, rock, country. old-school to contemporary. Over the last several years he has shared the stage with many of his guitar-playing heroes, including BB King (3 times), Johnny Winter, Edgar Winter, Jimmie Vaughan, Robben Ford, Dick Dale, Lou Ann Barton, Pointer Sisters, Macy Gray, Berlin, Robert Cray, Dr John, Robben Ford, Leon Russell, and many others.

  • A-Rod Guitar Lessons

    A-Rod Guitar Lessons

    Los Angeles, CA · Adrian Rodriguez

    I'm a Grammy scouted musician with the love of music that has no limit. I've been playing guitar for about 7 years now and I'm heading towards on getting my B.A. in music in a couple of years. From collaborating with people across the ocean, to throwing huge concerts in LA Live, or playing along with a well dynamic Symphony Orchestra; I could not say I had enough of music! 

  • Andrew Eckhard Guitar Lessons

    Andrew Eckhard Guitar Lessons

    Los Angeles, CA · Andrew Eckhard

    Maybe you thought it would be cool to play guitar (that's still very true)! Maybe you did learn a few chords, but then got stuck, was going to start playing again after you got that string fixed. Just don't seem to have any time left over with work or school or the kids? Maybe you're starting to play for the first time or just starting over. I totally get it!I've been teaching guitar professionally and independently for 15 years in Los Angeles. I'm here to help you develop your skills to where you can really enjoy playing the guitar like you've always wanted. It takes some effort (sorry,
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  • Love 2Play Guitar

    Love 2Play Guitar

    Los Angeles, CA · Pete Risi

    I'm a guitar instructor that will personalize a custom program detailed to what you would like to learn - with guaranteed results! Give me a call to learn about guitar.

  • David Schocke Music

    David Schocke Music

    Los Angeles, CA · David Schocke

    This is a class unlike anyother.  Art comes in many ways. For myself it started with spending time with my words, instrument and myself to understand what I want to say, how I want to say it and how it should sound. It's all about feeling and intuition. We will first get in touch with who you are, who I am and what we want to accompish.  On my journey as an artist I have been led coast to coast and overseas. Upom graduating highschool I toured as the opener and videographer for Todrick Hall, attended Berklee College of Music to study songwriting and have been working on my album
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  • Los Angeles Music Teachers

    Los Angeles Music Teachers

    Burbank, CA · Rick Rossi

     I have a long list of credits with 3 Grammy nominations, but the most important distinction between me and other teachers is that I get fast results. I've always loved helping others and I've taught saxophone for over 35 years. If you want to learn to play and be able to not only play songs but to jam on them then I have the method for you. Just check out some of these videos and you'll see how fast you can learn with me. You won't see another teacher anywhere on the web showing their students after just a few lessons. Check these out and give me a call. This first video is of 3 of my st
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  • Guitar Ninjas

    Guitar Ninjas

    Burbank, CA · Jason Land

    The Guitar Ninjas and its one of a kind methodology was developed by Jason Land over a decade ago. Jason’s instruction time with hundreds of students over thousands of lessons allowed the opportunity to experiment with fresh concepts on how to get kids playing guitar while having fun. Students begin as young as age 5 and can perform songs within a matter of weeks! They find a love for music and a deeper understanding on how to learn.
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Glenntunes Guitar Lessons

Glenn Stiglic · Los Angeles, CA


Glenn Stiglic on teaching guitars,uke, banjo, mandolin and bass

I've been teaching many years, originally as an enjoyable sideline to my busy live performance schedule, and more so now since the great recession slowed down live music.Though I still do a lot of live performances with different band, as well as recording and songwriting (check out my you tube channel), teaching has become a more full time passion.

I put a lot of work and creativity into my teaching, writing out my own methods, and priding myself in having a heavy arsenal of all types of songs that I can use for different levels of students, be it beginning or advanced. This is my job; to give the music someone wants in a way that will challenge them, yet is within the realm of their current abilities. Also, if I don't have fun on a lesson, I failed.

My inspiration for teaching is how i have evolved over the years. I'm good at what I do, and make friends instantly. When a student requests a song or particular style, I deliver. I teach all ages from 4 to 84, and crave diversity and new challenges.

Los Angeles Guitar Lessons


Marty Buttwinick offers his unique approach to learning guitar in guitar lessons that run the range of beginner guitar lessons to intermediate guitar lessons, from rock guitar lessons to folk guitar lessons and blues guitar lessons, and we think that listening to what he has to say about his approach to helping you learn guitar will make you realize how much you have to gain by contacting Marty and setting up an appointment for your first guitar lesson. To hear Marty talk about the process of learning guitar and how he can help you be the guitarist you’ve always wanted to be