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  • Jerry McCann Guitar Lessons

    Jerry McCann Guitar Lessons

    San Marcos, CA · Jerry McCann

    (6 reviews)

    My teaching approach: I have been playing for over 50 years, teaching for 27 years. I use a teaching program tailored to each students needs and ability. I let you choose the songs and style you're into, and show you the best and quickest way to get there. I encourage creativity and can show you how to reach your goals. There's no limit on direction or material. I work for you. I teach you what you are interested in. My influences are: Everyone! Scotty Moore, Chet Atkins, Jimi Hendrix, Grant Green, Jeff Beck, B.B King, Page, Clapton, John Mayer, and a zillion others. Everyday I hear somebody
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  • California Music Studios

    California Music Studios

    Encinitas, CA · Jennifer Paterson

    (2 reviews)

    I provide lessons in the home of the studet or at our studios. We also produce 65 recitals a year for our students. Our adult and kids’ music lessons start with you getting matched with the perfect pre-qualified teacher who is dedicated to helping you meet your goals and objectives. Your personalized music lessons program is then supported and monitored by our professionally trained staff to ensure that you receive the highest quality experience and complete satisfaction.
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  • Nick Flores Guitar Lessons

    Nick Flores Guitar Lessons

    San Marcos, CA · Nick Flores

    My teaching approach: Lessons are designed around the needs and desires of the student; a good portion of the first lesson will be spent getting to know the student and what he or she would like to do with the bass. My experience includes playing in a few different bands, styles ranging from rock to gospel, and touring with said bands. I have also recorded in some of S.D.'s finer studios with multiple projects. My guitar lessons take place in: either your home or my studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: Student's homes in various North County cities, my studio in S
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  • Gregory Gibson Guitar Lessons

    Gregory Gibson Guitar Lessons

    Rancho Santa Fe, CA · Gregory Gibson

    My teaching approach: I have taught private guitar lessons in East County for 7 years. I have a degree in music from San Diego State, and 10 years experience performing professionally. I concentrate on music theory, songwriting, and technique, but most importantly my students learn songs they enjoy! My lessons are fun and informative, and students learn guitar to become well-rounded musicians!! My guitar lessons take place in: Either location Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music Theor
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  • Bob Balch Guitar Lessons

    Bob Balch Guitar Lessons

    San Marcos, CA · Bob Balch

    My teaching approach: Bob Balch, lead guitar player for the world famous rock group Fu Manchu is now accepting students. Bob has toured in England, Scotland, Ireland, Germany, Italy, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland, Luxemburg, Holland, Switzerland, Spain, France, Belgium, Austria, Japan, Australia, New Zealand, and over sixty cities in the United States. Throughout an eleven year touring process Bob's band Fu Manchu has released 7 albums on major labels and shared stages with Green Day, NOFX, Queens of the Stone Age, Chevelle, The Donnas, Iggy Pop, Clutch, C.O.C., Anthrax, Motorhead, Sevendus
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  • Jesse Wallis Guitar Lessons

    Jesse Wallis Guitar Lessons

    San Marcos, CA · Jesse Wallis

    My teaching approach: I am an independent acoustic, electric and bass guitar tutor, and my mission will be to make your lessons fun and informative, while specializing in beginner students. I will custom make lesson plans in the style you'd like to play, and strive to maximize your progress. Accepting children and teens of all ages, as well as adult students. My influences are: Punk, rock, jazz, blues, anything and everything! My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: My studio in Vista, your home in Vista, Oceanside, Car
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  • Derek Larime Guitar Lessons

    Derek Larime Guitar Lessons

    San Marcos, CA · Derek Larime

    My teaching approach: Patient My guitar lessons take place in: Either location Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Fingerpicking, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises

  • Joseph Vincent Guitar Lessons

    Joseph Vincent Guitar Lessons

    San Marcos, CA · Joseph Vincent

    My teaching approach: I believe in getting my students as active with their instrument as possible. I prepare them to record, to perform, and to be ready to write music. We can work out of books, but I will try to find examples of the skill or material in songs that the student is interested in. My influences are: I'm influenced by Guthrie Govan, Bumblefoot, Eddie Van Halen, The Red Hot Chili Peppers, Wes Montgomery, Jimi Hendrix, Steve Vai, Joe Satriani, George Benson, Greg Howe, Andy Timmons, Shawn Lane, Primus, Animals As Leaders, Megadeth, Chimp Spanner, Meshuggah, Allan Holdsworth, AC/DC
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  • Zack David Guitar Lessons

    Zack David Guitar Lessons

    San Marcos, CA · Zack David

    My teaching approach: I'll be happy to teach acoustic guitar to levels ranging from first-time player to intermediate/advanced. Though my main style is now folk, I\'ve played in bands ranging from folk to alt. to punk to heavy metal, etc. and would be happy to help with any style within my capabilities. Since I\'ve never been classically trained to read musical partiture I focus more on students with interest in learning while CREATING their own style to be able to play whatever song/style they\'d like and eventually write their own music. I have much experience working with children and youth
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  • Mike Slayen Guitar Lessons

    Mike Slayen Guitar Lessons

    San Marcos, CA · Mike Slayen

    My teaching approach: Patient, experienced teacher in many styles. Grew up in rock bands have degrees in classical performance and experienced in jazz, Latin, popular and flamenco styles. Lessons for all ages including pre-teen instruction(parents must attend the lessons). Group and private. I PREFER TO PLAY MUSIC AT THE LESSONS FOR STUDENTS TO HAVE A MUSICAL EXPERIENCE VS WATCHING ME LEARN TABS FOR THEM. My guitar lessons take place in: Either location Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Fingerpicking, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scale
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  • Rich Kullmann Guitar Lessons

    Rich Kullmann Guitar Lessons

    San Marcos, CA · Rich Kullmann

    My teaching approach: Alumnus of the Berklee College of Music in Boston and G.I.T. at the Musicians Institute in Hollywood as well as many years private instruction and Master Classes with some of the worlds best musicians. My guitar lessons take place in: In the teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: Currently lessons are taught in Encinitas but I may soon be covering more locations. Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Fingerpicking, Slide Guitar, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Musi
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  • Glenn Sutton Guitar Lessons

    Glenn Sutton Guitar Lessons

    San Marcos, CA · Glenn Sutton

    My teaching approach: http://www.GuitarLessonsPoway.com My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: Poway-Ozzie's Music-Studio Guitar Techniques: Guidance In Equipment Selection, Song Writing, Scales and Exercises, Music Theory, Reading Music, Jamming Skills, Improvisation, Performance, Vocal Accompaniment, Slide Guitar, Fingerstyle, Open tuning, Rhythm guitar, Lead guitar

  • Pablo Samonta Guitar Lessons

    Pablo Samonta Guitar Lessons

    Oceanside, CA · Pablo Samonta

    Pablo Samonta is a professional musician and composer with a degree in Music Composition from UCA, he has released albums and played his music live in the US, Europe, South America and New Zealand. Now you have the opportunity to learn the instrument and the music you like with the best private teaching technique available that will make you see outstanding results really fast if you make your part. Classical, Rock, Metal, Jazz, Folk, Country, Blues and beyond...the lessons will help you master the techniques and skills you need to know for each style. You will also learn about improvisatio
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  • Paul Harrison Guitar Lessons

    Paul Harrison Guitar Lessons

    San Marcos, CA · Paul Harrison

    My teaching approach: Paul Harrison founded and created the Fame Institute at the Musicians Exchange, a music complex and guitar teaching facility in which all teachers were required to have national track records. Some of the teachers include: Harvey Mandel (Rolling Stones, Canned Heat) Wesley B. Wright (Miami Sound Machine) Frank Cornelius and others. Legendary guitar players regularly performed at the club, which was located upstairs from the school, and many gave intimate and detailed clinics for the students in the afternoons before the shows. Harrison is a top ranked world class guitaris
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  • Nate Donnis Guitar Lessons

    Nate Donnis Guitar Lessons

    San Marcos, CA · Nate Donnis

    My teaching approach: I have been a professional musician for 8 years. Last year I played over 200 gigs in the San diego and the surrounding areas. My passion for music is driven by the love of songwriting and creativity. My influences include Dave Matthews, Radiohead, Paul Simon, Bob Dylan, The Beatles, and Tom Waits. As a teacher I emphasize technique, quality, and creativity. My guitar lessons take place in: In the teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: My studio is in South Carlsbad, CA. North County San Diego. Guitar Techniques: Rhythm guitar, Finger
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  • Austin Mursinna Guitar Lessons

    Austin Mursinna Guitar Lessons

    San Marcos, CA · Austin Mursinna

    My teaching approach: I teach a wide range of genres and styles of play, the most important part of my lessons is building up essential skills for any student to become a proficient (or more advanced) player, all while making it as fun as possible, because what it all comes down to is playing and writing to have a good time. My influences are: The Clash are most likely the strongest influence on my playing simply because of their wide range of styles and sounds. Beyond that a lot of Punk, Ska, and Alternative bands with exceptional songwriting. The bands I tend to gravitate towards the most a
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  • Glenn Pudick Guitar Lessons

    Glenn Pudick Guitar Lessons

    San Marcos, CA · Glenn Pudick

    My teaching approach: I teach each student differently depending upon their skills and goals. I've performed as lead guitarist and bassist in many hundreds of live shows, and I teach students of all ages and skill levels all over San Diego county. My influences are: I started off as a rock, then metal, then country, then jazz, then pop, then original guitar player. I've learned many more styles since then! 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: Cardiff by the Sea, Encinitas, Carlsbad, Oceanside, S
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  • Johnny Vernazza Guitar Lessons

    Johnny Vernazza Guitar Lessons

    San Marcos, CA · Johnny Vernazza

    My teaching approach: I've have 45 years as a professional player , extensive recording ,touring and playing venues of all sizes. I teach my students the"roots" of music , so they can develop their own style no matter what level they're in . I set up a plan to suit every ones needs and goals to get them to the next level . I also work with bands for pre-production , as a producer and to rehearse for important shows. My guitar lessons take place in: In the student's home Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: Students homes or studios in North San Diego Co. or South Orange
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  • Seth Hollander Guitar Lessons

    Seth Hollander Guitar Lessons

    San Marcos, CA · Seth Hollander

    My teaching approach: My primary goal as a teacher is to get students learning what they like quickly. I try to expose the fundamentals of music theory through examples in the songs we are working on. If a students desires to learn theory or more complex concepts, I can accomodate that approach as well. I find that my students learn quickly and have fun doing so. My guitar lessons take place in: In the student's home Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: In the Students home. Oceanside to Del Mar, Rancho Penasquitos to Fallbrook, anywhere in between. Guitar Techniques: J
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  • Chris Montgomery Guitar Lessons

    Chris Montgomery Guitar Lessons

    San Marcos, CA · Chris Montgomery

    My teaching approach: I approach teaching music holistically. I prefer to not simply teach people solos lifted off of recordings. I have two degrees in music and prefer to teach 'music' vs. simply being a technician on the guitar. I help musicians find their musical voice. My influences are: Very wide influences. Not all guitarist, but great music excites me - from early music to Bach to Mahler to Gorecki; from Louis Armstrong to Miles to Wes Montgomery to Pat Metheny; from Beatles to Zepplin to Goyte. If it's good, I'm interested. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guita
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  • Daniel Leonhard Guitar Lessons

    Daniel Leonhard Guitar Lessons

    San Marcos, CA · Daniel Leonhard

    My teaching approach: Can instruct in almost all styles of music including rock, blues, jazz, classical, folk, bluegrass, and country. My teaching approach is centered around firmly establishing the fundamentals of music while keeping it fun. I teach all ages, but am especially patient and work well with kids and teens. I am also available to to teach piano, ukulele, and various other stringed instrument My guitar lessons take place in: Either location Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Fingerpicking, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scales
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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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  • Pete Farry Guitar Lessons

    Pete Farry Guitar Lessons

    San Marcos, CA · Pete Farry

    My teaching approach: I have developed a basic 5 Lesson plan to teach you how to: Tune and set up your guitar, Play Chords, Play scales, Read tablature and learn to teach yourself 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: Oceanside, Carlsbad, Vista, San Marcos Guitar Techniques: Scales and Exercises, Jamming Skills, Rhythm guitar, Lead guitar

  • Richard Welty Guitar Lessons

    Richard Welty Guitar Lessons

    San Marcos, CA · Richard Welty

    My teaching approach: I have well over 1,000 + charts/transcriptions available, and use C.D. backing tracks that I create, as well as slow-down and pitch shift technology of recordings to help you to really know what is being played by your favorite artist. Specialize in Modal Theory application of scales, as well as major and minor pentatonic usage the easy way to understand and use. My guitar lessons take place in: In the teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: Studio #1 at Ozzie's Music in Poway, CA Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Slide G
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  • North County Academy Of Music Performance

    North County Academy Of Music Performance

    San Marcos, CA · Michael Best

    Description about my music education organization's philosophy, experience, community, curriculum, and faculty: North County Academy of Music Performance offers high quality education and an awesome learning environment! Professional guitar instruction that makes learning fun and successful. The main goal of NCAMP is to promote a love of music to students of all ages and to offer a unique, unforgetable experience! Guitar lessons typically take place on these days and hours: Monday - Friday 3pm - 8pm Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Fingerstyle, Slide Guitar, Perfor
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  • Mobile Music Teacher

    Mobile Music Teacher

    San Marcos, CA · Lisa Guitars

    Best describes my music education organization: guitar studio offering guitar lessons Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Fingerstyle, Slide Guitar, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises, Song Writing, Recording and Production, Guidance In Equipment Selection Description about my music education organization's philosophy, experience, community, curriculum, and faculty: After achieving his own success as a teacher and helping many of his students to achieve local and national acclaim, Seth cre
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  • Luis Castillo Guitar Lessons

    Luis Castillo Guitar Lessons

    San Marcos, CA · Luis Castillo

    My teaching approach: Currently I am a Performer of all styles of Music. I teach and perform: blues, reggae, metal, punk and classical guitar. Ive been studying for six consistant years with individual professional teachers. Ive toured with many legendary reggae artists, names like Heptones, Johnny Clarke, Sammy Dread, Michael Palmer,and Milton Herny.My goal is for students to master the guitar. My guitar lessons take place in: Either location Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Fingerpicking, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Music Theo
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  • Rick Remender Guitar Lessons

    Rick Remender Guitar Lessons

    San Marcos, CA · Rick Remender

    My teaching approach: I prefer to tap into the student's musical interests and get them playing songs right away, then break the songs down into their technical make-up. I find the key to getting a student to commit to the instrument is by keeping them interested, letting them choose some of the material they learn themselves. For students ready to learn more I move them into scales, reading and theory. My guitar lessons take place in: The student's home Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: students' homes anywhere from downtown all the way to San Ysidro. Guitar Techniq
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  • D.C. Hathaway Guitar Lessons

    D.C. Hathaway Guitar Lessons

    San Marcos, CA · D.C. Hathaway

    My teaching approach: I tailor my lessons to the age of the student which also determines if half-hour or one-hour intervals are best for the student. I will also concentrate on ear-training because I believe a student must understand what they are hearing as well as playing. My guitar lessons take place in: In the teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: Lessons take place in my studio only in Imperial Beach. Guitar Techniques: Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Fingerstyle, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music The
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  • Kolev's Music Worshop

    Kolev's Music Worshop

    Vista, CA · Juan Price

    Hi, My name is Juan. I am an enthusiastic teacher with more than 8years of experience and I love teaching for so many reasons. The way I teach is simple, I teach my students how to play correctly while having fun. Whether you are a beginner or someone with a few years experience, take lessons with me and I promise that you will get better and enjoy your lessons. I look forward to meeting you and helping you reach your goals!

  • 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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  • Coastal Music Studios

    Coastal Music Studios

    Oceanside, CA · Andy Allen

    At Coastal Music Studios the focus is on you. We are the premier music teaching studio in North County San Diego. We teach piano, voice, guitar, drums, ukulele and violin. Our instructors are working music professionals who are passionate about music education and helping you reach your musical goals! Why Choose Us? We know how to get you from the practice room to performance. Our team of instructors are not only great educators, they are also working music professionals so they understand how to help you reach your goals musically and professionally.
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  • John Khula Guitar Lessons

    John Khula Guitar Lessons

    Encinitas, CA · John Khula

    My teaching approach: Every student is different ,so i will design a personal lesson plan....i have over 30 years experience in performing, teaching, recording, producing and songwriting !! My influences are: everyone ! My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: my studio...Studio City, Ca. my studio...Oceanside , Ca. my studio...Solana Beach, Ca Guitar Techniques: Guidance In Equipment Selection, Recording and Production, Song Writing, Scales and Exercises, Music Theory, Reading Music, Jamming Skills, Improvisation, Perf
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  • Norwood Music Studios

    Norwood Music Studios

    Solana Beach, CA · Joe Norwood

    I tailor my lessons to the level of the student. I do my best to keep the lessons relevent and interesting for the student. The Speech Level Singing technique is so effective you will see results in minutes, not weeks or months. I recently had a male, rock singer, who studied with another teacher for two years and never experienced a mix or a head voice. We did it in 15 minutes! In two half-hour sessions, he was singing with ease.
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  • Ruben De Anda Guitar, Ukulele And Bass Lessons

    Ruben De Anda Guitar, Ukulele And Bass Lessons

    Vista, CA · Ruben De Anda

    Over the course of my musical career, I have had the opportunity to learn from many musicians. From University Professors to Street Corner Musicians, I have gathered much knowledge on how to play music. Applying that knowledge to my guitar playing has opened up many doors of opportunity and has made my life very interesting. One of my talents is to take complicated ideas and convey them in easy to understand ideas for my students. I now wish to share all my knowledge and experiences with you to enjoy a life of music. Students of mine have been able to create their own music to record and perf
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  • Epiphany Voice & Music

    Epiphany Voice & Music

    Carlsbad, CA · Susan Fisher

    Hello! I'm offering vocal and beginning acoustic guitar lessons, for all ages. My emphasis is on teaching voice, using the very best techniques, so my student's can learn to sing easily & naturally. I've been teaching both voice and acoustic guitar and finger picking for over 25 years. All genres of music are embraced and the more styles each student is introduced to, the wider their musical education will be. Many of my students have gone on the have professional careers as singers and songwriters. So, if you or a loved on has a passion to sing and/or play, feel free to give me a call!
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