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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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  • Michelle Lane Guitar Lessons

    Michelle Lane Guitar Lessons

    El Cajon, CA · Michelle Lane

    My teaching approach: "School Of Rock" style teaching. I love to get my students playing songs they love as soon as possible because music should be fun. Technique, music theory and performance skills are learned all along the way. I have a B.A. in Music, and have been playing and performing as a professional musician for over 20 years. My influences are: I'm a rocker chick at heart. But I love music of all genres including blues, fusion, folk, bluegrass, classical, etc. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar lessons typically take place on these days and hours: Wedne
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  • Ron Franklin Music

    Ron Franklin Music

    San Diego, CA · Ron Franklin

    I've been a performing musician all my life and love to share the transforming power of music with others. I am an accomplished professional musician and teacher. I earned a Master of Music degree in Guitar Performance and have taught music theory and guitar performance at several colleges and universities. I am also a video producer and won an Emmy award in 2013 as a producer for The Good Food Factory TV show. I composed and performed 15 original songs for the series. I can help you learn to play and to understand what you are playing! Music is a language that anyone can learn. It's a wo
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  • Robert Latimer Guitar Lessons

    Robert Latimer Guitar Lessons

    San Diego, CA · Robert Latimer

    My teaching approach: Expert lessons by 20 years full time professional teacher & performing artist including on television, concerts, casinos, military bases, major corporate & private events and twice at Qualcomm Stadium. Also solo artist at Rockefellers Concert Hall and many major venues. I have developed a fun and proven system which is guaranteed to help you learn to play and am very patient and understanding. My guitar lessons take place in: In the teacher's studio Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Fingerpicking, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Ski
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  • Juan Parra Guitar Lessons

    Juan Parra Guitar Lessons

    La Mesa, CA · Juan Parra

    My teaching approach: ★Intermediate to Advanced (All ages) ★Lessons to fit your needs ★English or Spanish ★Acoustic, Electric & Bass ★Any style you want ★Learn to READ music ★Learn to train your ear ★20 yrs of experience ★$25 per hour - No Hidden Fees for materials dues or registration. ★Come to the studio or I can come to you starting at $50. My guitar lessons take place in: in the teacher's studio or student's home Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Fingerstyle, Slide Guitar, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scales and Exerci
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  • Greg Russell Guitar Lessons

    Greg Russell Guitar Lessons

    La Jolla, CA · Greg Russell

    My teaching approach: I have a fun,relaxed approach to teaching. I have played guitar for 26 years, and I've toured and released albums on record labels. I provide all the learning materials. I teach the fundamentals such as finger technique, scales, exercises, chords, improvising etc...but I also teach you your favorite songs to keep the lessons fun and engaging. I can learn most songs by ear and write the music down for you within minutes! My influences are: My influences are Stevie Ray Vaughn, Eric Clapton, Santana, Jimi Hendrix, The Beatles, STP, Norman Brown, Jeff Beck, Eric Johnson, Di
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  • Steven Nichols Guitar Lessons

    Steven Nichols Guitar Lessons

    La Jolla, CA · Steven Nichols

    My teaching approach: Steve Nichols has been playing for over 25 years, drawing from musical sources as diverse as rock, classical, jazz, latin-jazz, blues, and country. Steve has performed professionally on stage and worked as a studio musician in the recording industry in Los Angeles, and throughout the western states. Currently Steve plays, records and teaches private guitar lessons in San Diego. In 1990-91 Steve produced his own project called "Transitions", performed and recorded by his group Crosswinds. Artists and bands Steve has shared the stage with include Billy Cobham, Barney Kessel
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  • Scot Taber Guitar Lessons

    Scot Taber Guitar Lessons

    La Jolla, CA · Scot Taber

    My teaching approach: Whether you are interested in a specific style or simply want to learn the basics, Scot's private guitar lessons in San Diego allow you to learn guitar at your own pace – lessons are tailored to your musical interests and needs. Play your favorite songs, learn to improvise on the guitar, or learn to read music and understand music theory. My guitar lessons take place in: In the teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: Professional studio located in the Point Loma / Ocean Beach area of San Diego; 4966 Santa Monica Ave Guitar Techniques:
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  • A Dawn Of Music Studios

    A Dawn Of Music Studios

    San Diego, CA · Kristi Dawn

    My teaching approach: Students fly in from Europe and Japan to take lessons with A Dawn Of Music Studios. We offer lessons for all ages and levels in our 3 studio locations, serving all of San Diego County. Group Voice and Guitar Classes are available, as well as live video lessons. My influences are: Classics, Country, Mexican, and Metal My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio or the student's home Guitar lessons typically take place on these days and hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday 9am-9pm Guitar Techniques: Fingerstyle, Vocal Accompanimen
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  • Derek Dossey Guitar Lessons

    Derek Dossey Guitar Lessons

    La Jolla, CA · Derek Dossey

    My teaching approach: I try to find what motivates a student the most. Learning songs, theory, chords, jamming or soloing, creating a lesson plan that benefits them the best. I have a degree in music from SDSU and use what I was taught there in my lessons. I also bring 10 years of professional playing in San Diego and the greater southwest to help with performance, recording and showmanship. My influences are: All tasteful guitarists My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio or the student's home Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: With in 15 miles of San C
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  • Nik Mathews Guitar Lessons

    Nik Mathews Guitar Lessons

    La Jolla, CA · Nik Mathews

    My teaching approach: The primary focus of my teaching method is to develop the student's musical ear. The student will then learn how to apply proper technique in order to attain the sound they desire. I have been playing professionally in the San Diego area for 6 years, have been teaching private guitar lessons for 8 years and hold a Bachelor's in Music from UCSD with an emphasis in Composition. I am especially patient with beginners and have taught many complete beginners through the intermediate and advanced levels. My influences are: Tommy Emmanuel, Jimmy Page, David Gilmour, James Taylo
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  • Daniel Page Guitar Lessons

    Daniel Page Guitar Lessons

    La Jolla, CA · Daniel Page

    My teaching approach: Developing a relaxed and confident technique is central to my guitar lessons. The first few weeks of lesson always focus on this. Students find that by getting technique "out of the way" in the first few lessons, we are free to focus more on the student's musical goals in our later lessons. Professional, state of the art studio, including computer recording technology to be used during lessons. My guitar lessons take place in: In the teacher's studio Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Fingerpicking, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music,
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  • Nikola Milic Guitar Lessons

    Nikola Milic Guitar Lessons

    La Jolla, CA · Nikola Milic

    My teaching approach: Nikola Milic is locally recognized as a guitarist extraordinaire that specializes in virtuoso rock guitar. Nikola's proven teaching methods have been acknowledged by San Diego's finest musicians and his clients have included music producer/composer Toby Weiss, pro touring guitarist Chris Eck, guitar instructor Seth Hollander and former students of celebrity virtuoso guitarists Greg Howe and Joe Stump My influences are: Yngwie Malmsteen, Steve Vai, Jason Becker, Eddie Van Halen, Tony MacAlpine, Richie Kotzen, Paul Gilbert, Adrian Vandenberg, John Petrucci, Chris Impellitt
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  • Mr. Kaye Guitar Lessons

    Mr. Kaye Guitar Lessons

    San Diego, CA · Jack Kaye

    My teaching approach: Hello Students, I teach the "Hands On Approach" to learning Guitar for all ages of life, youths to adults, a one on one instructor to student session, beginners to advanced. groups sessions and full room classes are available upon request. 30+ years experience, self taught and here to teach my techniques to you, references are available. Looking forward to making your guitar learning experience a great one. My influences are: Many artists and genres: 60s to 90s era. My guitar lessons take place in: The student's home Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following area
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  • Patrick Hinke Guitar Lessons

    Patrick Hinke Guitar Lessons

    El Cajon, CA · Patrick Hinke

    My teaching approach: Every student is given hands on personalized instruction through a wide variety of style and technique (I teach anything you want to learn). Fun and entertaining lessons; become proficient in music theory, improvisation, basically anything that relates to guitar. My guitar lessons take place in: Either location Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: Studio in Rancho San Diego; house-calls in the greater East County area, La Jolla, and Del Mar Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Fingerpicking, Slide Guitar, Vocal Accompaniment,
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  • Maria Staump Guitar Lessons

    Maria Staump Guitar Lessons

    El Cajon, CA · Maria Staump

    My teaching approach: Lessons are offered on guitar (electric & acoustic), bass, piano, trumpet, violin, voice, and percussion (drum set, drumline, and classical techniques). All instruments can be taught using a wide range of musical styles, custom tailored for what the student is most interested in learning. All lessons are offered to ages ranging from three years and older. Lessons will include instruction in musical theory, rhythm, technique, performance, composition, and overall competency on the instrument. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me ta
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  • Daniel Scott Guitar Lessons

    Daniel Scott Guitar Lessons

    El Cajon, CA · Daniel Scott

    My teaching approach: Lessons are offered on Bass guitar and Saxophone. Both instruments can be taught using a wide range of musical styles, custom tailored for what the student is most interested in learning. All lessons are offered to ages ranging from ten years and older. Lessons will include instruction in musical theory, rhythm, technique, performance, composition, and overall competency on the instrument. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: I at Staump Studios in Santee, Ca Guitar Techniques: Guidance In Equip
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  • David Alzofon Guitar Lessons

    David Alzofon Guitar Lessons

    El Cajon, CA · David Alzofon

    My teaching approach: Editor, Guitar Player Magazine; worked with Howard Roberts (MI founder) on jazz improv column; author, Mastering Guitar (Simon & Schuster); studied classical guitar w/Marc Teicholz (GFA winner) & others, many master classes; learned composition from Jef Raskin (creator, Macintosh computer), now writing a new comp/improv method (find out more http://www.composeyourselfmethod.com/wordpress/ My guitar lessons take place in: Either location Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: El Cajon, Mira Mesa, Clairemont, will travel Guitar Techniques: Song Writing
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  • Devin Whipple Guitar Lessons

    Devin Whipple Guitar Lessons

    El Cajon, CA · Devin Whipple

    My teaching approach: I have an AA in music, and was president of the guitar club at the college I attended. I've taught lessons on and off for around 6 years. I just moved to Santee this year, and I'm ready to find some new students. I teach all styles, and theory. We can also work on getting you playing other people's songs, or writing your own. I work with each student individually to get you where YOU want to be My guitar lessons take place in: In the student's home Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: Students' homes in all of San Diego County. Guitar Techniques: L
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  • Gene Rochambeau Guitar Lessons

    Gene Rochambeau Guitar Lessons

    El Cajon, CA · Gene Rochambeau

    My teaching approach: I have been playing guitar professionally for 40 years. My playing style focuses on Blues, R&B, Country and Rock. I prefer to teach students fundamental skills like reading staff music, scales, chord structure and basic theory as it applies to these elements. With these basic skills in mind, I can then expand the student's knowledge of certain styles and techniques. My guitar lessons take place in: in the teacher's studio or student's home Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: San Diego County, especially East County, in my home or in the student's h
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  • Atomic Bob Records And Music School

    Atomic Bob Records And Music School

    San Diego, CA · Jason Martin

    Jason has been playing guitar for over 15 years and teaching music since 1996. Although trained in standard teaching methods, he has developed his own method of teaching to positively enhance the student€™s strength, dexterity, ear-training, memorization and techniques. His goal as a teacher is specifically designed to help you achieve your goals as an artist and a musician. This year Jason was also the Music Director at the National Guitar Workshop Day Jams Rock Music Day Camp where students ages 7-15 came out to form bands, record original material and master their craft. He also taught be
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  • Gann's Music Center

    Gann's Music Center

    El Cajon, CA · Dennis David

    Description about my music education organization's philosophy, experience, community, curriculum, and faculty: Our mission is to enhance the experience of learning and making music. Our students learn to become independent music makers limited only by their willingnes to learn.

  • Music Time

    Music Time

    El Cajon, CA · Dean Bruce

    Description about my music education organization's philosophy, experience, community, curriculum, and faculty: Music Time Whether it’s one-on-one voice or piano lessons, classes for the whole family or a lesson to help brush up on your skills, we will make the next step on your musical journey so much more enriching and enjoyable. Music Time teaches private lessons for all instruments. Lessons are 30-minute private lessons taught at the studio. We offer weekly or monthly convenient payment plans, morning lessons for home school children and after school lessons.
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  • Salvador Villanueva Guitar Lessons

    Salvador Villanueva Guitar Lessons

    Chula Vista, CA · Salvador Villanueva

    My teaching approach: • I develop a unique lesson plan to fit the student's personal goals. • We base the lessons on books like: A Method for guitar (Berkley), Guitar Institute (MI), Solo Guitar Playing (Frederick M. Noad), and many others I have accumulated through the years. • I have an Electric and Acoustic guitar • I have 2 amplifiers ready for students interested in learning electric guitar. • I use Digital Performer as a recording platform. My influences are: Jimi Hendrix, Jhonny Marr, Robert Smith, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Daniel Ash, Pat Metheny, Miles Davis, Chri
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  • Josh Swift Guitar Lessons

    Josh Swift Guitar Lessons

    San Diego, CA · Josh Swift

    My teaching approach: Attended Musicians Institute and studied under some great players including Brett Garsed, Scott Henderson, and many others. I've played for about 20 years and can teach many styles of music. I have a great understanding of music theory if you need help with theory or music fundamentals. I'm currently the lead guitarist for the band Lunchbox (Check http://www.myspace.com/lunchboxvisalia to hear me). Some rough acoustic tracks are linked here http://www.myspace.com/joshswiftacoustic I can also teach bass to most levels and have performed bass with a jazz combo. My influen
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  • The Method Guitarist Training

    The Method Guitarist Training

    San Diego, CA · Evan Turner

    Hello everyone! My name is Evan Turner and I'm here to train you! Playing an instrument is like any other skill or trade. With practice and the right guidance you can achieve any goal you set for yourself. I found my love of music at 9 years old. My father showed me my first chord (Em) and taught me my first song (Soalin). I can remember feeling the music as I played. The notes brought forth an emotion I was just discovering and couldn't explain. I was feeling the groove and I was hooked! I went on to learn the saxophone and drums as well as other stringed instruments. Now after playing
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  • Piano Guitar Vocal

    Piano Guitar Vocal

    Coronado, CA · Steven Bruce

    For over 25 years, Steven Bruce has been successfully teaching hundreds of students on piano, guitar, and voice. He has over 60,000 hours experience as a teacher, musician, and performer. He teaches all styles, ages and skill levels. Beginners are most certainly welcome. The lessons are in the convenience of your home online throughout the United States or in the Coronado Music Studio. Whatever your level, be prepared to learn and have a lot of fun! In addition, he tailors the lessons to fit your goals and desires for your instrument, whether it be piano, guitar, and or voice! (Many of his st
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  • Chris Inferno Pro Guitar Lessons

    Chris Inferno Pro Guitar Lessons

    San Diego, CA · Chris Shannon

    Professional guitar lessons, beginner to advanced. I've been teaching for over 14 years and customize lesson plans to help individual students achieve their goals. I make the lessons fun as well as educational. Learn your favorite songs, music theory, proper technique, sight reading, improvisation, song writing, and the tricks of your favorite guitar players! Styles include: Blues, Jazz, Rock, Metal, Bluegrass, Folk, Classical...

  • Guitar Lessons With Ed Lanthier

    Guitar Lessons With Ed Lanthier

    San Diego, CA · Ed Lanthier

    Hello, my name is Ed and with over 20 years experience in the Music Industry I am now offering Instruction in Guitar and Music Theory to all ages and levels Classic Rock, Hard Rock/Heavy Metal, Blues, Reggae, Pop, Funk, Folk, Acoustic Fingerstyle Guitar Lessons Tailored to Student's Individual Needs Instruction available in: *Guitar Technique *Improvisation *Music Theory *Songwriting/Arranging Learning should be FUN as well as educational!!! All lessons taught in a relaxed, supportive and enjoyable atmosphere!!! I am a former student of the MCGILL CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC in Montreal and a g
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  • Music Lessons With Jordan

    Music Lessons With Jordan

    San Diego, CA · Jordan Morita

    Do you want a teacher who keeps you motivated and focused, who can show you all the skills of a well-rounded musician in a relaxed, friendly environment? I am the teacher for you! With a solid foundation in classical technique and experience as a jazz performer, we will tailor a plan for you to achieve your dreams in any style. Jordan was born and raised in the El Centro, California where he began playing the alto sax in the elementary band program. At the age of 12, he began his study of guitar and drums, performing in several rock and ska bands around his home town and San Diego. At age 14
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  • Poway Music Lessons

    Poway Music Lessons

    Poway, CA · Glenn Sutton

    As the senior guitar teacher, Glenn Sutton has been instrumental in shaping young musicians for 25 years at Ozzie’s Music. Teaching guitar, electric bass, keyboard, theory and improvisation for over 30 years, he specializes in rock, blues, jazz, Latin, Brazilian, classical, country, folk and other styles of music. Young or old, whether you are a beginner, advanced or a professional looking to further hone your performance chops, your sessions will be tailored to your needs and pace. Says Sutton, “My main objective as a teacher is to treat each student as an individual. I believe th
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  • Aram Studios

    Aram Studios

    Chula Vista, CA · Ken Aram

    Learning music is not just a matter of having a qualified teacher, but also having an environment that is focused on music education. In a professional school environment a student cannot be distracted by TV, pets, ringing phones, siblings or anything else. With only 1/2 to one hour of lesson time per week, a professional school environment can produce better results since the only focus at that time is learning music. In a school, the lessons are not just a hobby or sideline for the teacher but a responsibility which is taken very seriously. Music should be something that you enjoy for a life
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  • Scott Szikla Guitar Lessons

    Scott Szikla Guitar Lessons

    San Diego, CA · Scott Szikla

    I am a Guitarist at Weatherbox and Cloudside. I studied Music Business at MiraCosta College. Discover and enhance your talent. I will meet your needs and let you have fun while learning. Contact me and get ready to rock!

  • Saul Calderón Amaya

    Saul Calderón Amaya

    Chula Vista, CA · Saul Calderon

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  • San Diego Guitar Gym

    San Diego Guitar Gym

    San Diego, CA · Matteo Miller

    I can help you avoid the common mistakes that beginner guitar players make: × learning songs that are too difficult × getting lost and confused on youtube × learning scales and music theory too soon × reading music too soon I also know the most effective practicing strategies to help you become a great guitar player in a very short time: * play along with your favorite songs * jam along with other people * make cool guitar solos * write your own songs We can get started today with a FREE introductory lesson to get to know each other and discuss your options!
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  • Moze Guitars

    Moze Guitars

    La Mesa, CA · Ian Owen

    I have been teaching at Moze Guitars for 12 years.  Each lesson is crafted for the individual student.  I don't work out of a "guitar lesson book".  I create each lesson based on the students interest and skill level. Enjoyment of the instrument first and formost.  I want my students to enjoy playing guitar as much as I do. I play in a number of local Bands and perform regularly.  If students are interested in playing with other musicians I regularly pair them up and have students performing.  Playing infront of an audience can really take your playing to the next
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San Diego Guitar Lessons

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San Diego Guitar Instruction


Home to one of the most famous guitar makers in history – Taylor Guitars – you’re in the right place to learn acoustic or electric guitar moves. Perhaps you’re one of the San Diego Guitar Society’s future workshop teachers, or your classical guitar skills will give you a place in the orchestra playing in one of its many concerts.

Finding a teacher for your guitar lessons has never been so easy, thanks to lessons.com’s technology. While we offer on-location lessons, you can avoid San Diego’s horrible traffic by having a guitar teacher come to you! Visit our lessons.com site, find a teacher near you who fits your list of needs, and sign up. You can find a guitar teacher on Skype, ready to teach you all you need to know. Alternatively, you can drive yourself or your children to a studio near your home and take group or private lessons. (We offer complimentary background checks on our teachers, if requested, to give you absolute peace of mind about who is teaching your children.)

Many of our teachers teach more than one instrument, and can teach you in any musical genre you prefer – jazz, classical, folk, etc. Lessons.com also has teachers who can teach all skill levels of guitar playing. So if you’d like a warm San Diego guitar-learning experience, visit our lessons.com website, enter your zip code, hit “Go,” and you’ll find a teacher that is perfect for your needs.