MusiQwest Education

MusiQwest Education

5.0Exceptional(6 reviews)
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Begin the journey of music with MusiQwest!

In-Home Lessons with international educator Nolan McFadden in

- Guitar

- Vocals

- Ukulele

- Mandolin

- Musical ABC's & 1,2,3's

- Improvisation

A world of music and fun, open to everyone of all ages! 🎢😊✌️

MusiQwest was founded in 2013 by professional singer, guitarist, educator, and performer Nolan McFadden for people of all ages to start their own journeys into the delight of Music!

Now back home in the USA, Nolan invites you to join in the learning adventure with MusiQwest, where he is excited to bring his international teaching experience and passion for music to the Coachella Valley of beautiful Southern California!

Music is universally fun and enriching for everyone's lives, and IT is an honor to share ITs learning and joy with others! i have had such fun playing music and singing, over the past thirty years, that i can't help but share this wonderful experience....

i have taught vocals and guitar in USA, Thailand, India, and the EU, and am a two-time winner of the Advanced Mandolin competition for the Topanga Banjo & Fiddle Contest in the Los Angeles area.... All because i have always had so much fun with music! 🎢😊


Hired 43 times
1 employee
8 years in business
Serves Rancho Mirage , CA
Offers online services

Payment methods

Cash, Check, Venmo, Paypal, Zelle

Social media


Area(s) of interest

General introduction, Recording, Mixing, Editing


What the teacher recommends, Analog, Digital

Software preference

Student has no software preference

Experience level

No experience, Beginner, Intermediate


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Diane M.

Nolan is an excellent teacher, a fabulous communicator and a great human being. I look forward to learning!
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November 12, 2022
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Kurt M.

We were able to reconnect with Nolan once again post Covid and he remembered our children. Great person!
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October 12, 2022
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Mark E.

Very open and helpful. He knows what hes talking about.
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February 03, 2022
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Cindy T.

I am very HAPPY with Nolans teaching and style as my Voice Coach.
He is the absolute right person for my musical needs at this time.
He listens to my needs, can explain things so I can understand, is punctual,
and is helping me focus on my goals.
Also...he is full of joy and loves music!
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May 01, 2019


Heather H.

Nolan is exceptionally good with children. He is patient and really instills the joy of music while hes teaching.
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February 01, 2019
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Alisa H.

Nolan is a gifted guitar teacher. He is able to gently help my 7 year old refocus. He is funny and engaging. He sees the positives in my son and is encouraging. I highly recommend him.
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September 08, 2018

Frequently asked questions

Learn what the student loves, and what their main interests may be! Then dive right in to those topics 😊

Fifteen years working in private and classroom education with kids; many years of public music performance 🎢

$50/hour, within local radius - Gas & travel time extra outside of local radius

Private academic tutoring in NYC, leading to high school classroom teaching in Boulder, Colorado, leading to Western music education in Delhi, India

From the very young to the very old! 😊

Winning the "Advanced Mandolin" competition at the 58th Annual Topanga Banjo & Fiddle Contest, 2018

Music is fun! IT needs some dedication and discipline to really get going, but even that part is fun! A good teacher should emphasize and really bring out the fun in learning music.... And then keep that ball rolling with the student! 😊

What is IT that you want to do with music? What kind of fun do you want to have? 😊

Services offered

Music Theory
Audio Production