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San Mateo Acoustic Guitar Lessons

Kevy Nova Guitar/Bass/Ukulele Live Video Lessons

Kevy Nova Guitar/Bass/Ukulele Live Video Lessons

5.0 15 Reviews
My teaching approach: When I started taking lessons at the age of 9, my teachers only wanted to teach me songs and music that THEY liked and I almost quit because of it. As a result, I am dedicated to teaching my students the music that THEY love and I use that music to help them understand the fundamentals of music theory and guitar technique. My belief is that music has to be fun as well as educational. I am currently offering online lessons only. You can learn from the comfort of your own home with one-on-one live video lessons! Guitar Techniques: Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music Theory, ... View Profile
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Mike Askew School Of Music

Mike Askew School Of Music

4.9 13 Reviews
Teacher has 50 years of professional performances and teaching. Air Force Band Washington, D.C. TV, concerts, recording, and more. I use modern technology and old school methods to get just the right results. All students excel, but ast their own rate. They stay, the will increase practice as they get better. The must have fun to continue. That means the teacher and parent has to be very patient. This is my life's persuit. I currently play and run a Big Band with very outstanding musicians. at gigmasters see Call The Cousins. Also at the dot com mikeaskew  ... View Profile
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Confident Chords

Confident Chords

4.9 11 Reviews
Instruments are an extension of oneself, I focus on developing the musician within each of us to their fullest potential. My passion is to Connect and inspire through music, Share my passion for music with those around me, and Teach creativity through music.
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Sean Griffin Guitar Lessons

Sean Griffin Guitar Lessons

5.0 5 Reviews
I've been playing guitar for over 30yrs and began studying with Joe Satriani when I was 14 years old. I've always taught friends of friends and after watching thier progress I started teaching private lessons. I've aslo studied at the California Jazz Academy. I've performed at every club and concert venue in the bay area and have been in countless bands playing all styles. I focus on healthy playing and teach all styles from rock to jazz, funk, pop, alternative you name it, i've played it. ... View Profile
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Learn Guitar Sf

Learn Guitar Sf

5.0 3 Reviews
I teach students to read music. I have been teaching guitar students to read music for over twenty five years. I teach students age three to senior citizens.
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Dan Lupo Piano, Guitar & Vocal Lessons

Dan Lupo Piano, Guitar & Vocal Lessons

5.0 3 Reviews
Hello!  - I have been playing for 20 years and have had formal training for almost all of those years  - I have been playing guitar for ten years  - I have a degree in piano performance from Florida Atlantic University - I have had my own studio of students for a year  - I have played in 3 music groups - I am a singer-songwriter with music on outlets such as Spotify, Apple Music, Google Play Etc.  Link below.  open.spotify.com/artist/6V0BA7RUSZUcmE0Cqryply?si=fPyMMkxtRaC3Prw-1CDc9w ... View Profile
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Carol McComb's Music

Carol McComb's Music

5.0 2 Reviews
A songwriter’s songwriter, Carol’s songs have been recorded by Bill Staines, Laurie Lewis, the Good Ol' Persons and 2004 Grammy winners Cathy Fink and Marcy Marxer, among others. In addition to numerous other credits, Carol has taught guitar, harmony singing, voice and songwriting to thousands of people in workshop series in the San Francisco Bay Area and summer music camps nationwide and in Canada.
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Mark Banning Music Lessons

Mark Banning Music Lessons

5.0 2 Reviews
I have been a recording artist since age 13 and have been successfully teaching music lessons for well over 30 years. Some of my students have become professional guitarists and are writing articles in guitar magazines!  I show my students the quickest and most productive way  to reach their musical goals, while making it all very fun, in a relaxed & friendly environment.  I am very friendly and patient.  I will show you to learn good habits and technique on your instrument. ... View Profile
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Trowbridge Music

Trowbridge Music

5.0 1 Review
At Trowbridge Music you will receive the highest level of teaching in a cozy neighborhood music studio near Lake Merritt, with free parking.  Contact me at www.jennifertrowbridge.com Classical, jazz, flamenco, bluegrass, reggae, gypsy jazz, folk, rock, punk, blues, Brazilian, and more!  I weave ear training and music theory with guitar technique and performance skills into finely crafted lessons to inspire your love of playing guitar and motivate you to acheive your goals. My former students have been awarded scholarships at many of the top music schools in the country, including San Francisco Conservatory of Music and USC. ... View Profile
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SHREDLAB Guitar Lesson Studio

SHREDLAB Guitar Lesson Studio

4.0 1 Review
Hi, I'm Andi at SHREDLAB My GUITAR LESSON STUDIO is located in San Leandro, CA and I offer dedicated instruction, and quality lessons in a variety of styles and formats.‚Äč Whether you're a complete beginner that is starting out for the first time or someone that has been playing for a few years, I can help you get to the level of playing that you desire.
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RockStar Guitar

RockStar Guitar

5.0 1 Review
Our hand-selected instructors and time-tested curriculum will have you playing iconic rock riffs, chord progressions, and creative solos! We help you blow past the growing pains of learning by pairing you with a real-life Guitar God dedicated to your playing goals.
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Soul Graffiti Studios

Soul Graffiti Studios

5.0 1 Review
Soul Graffiti Productions is an artists-for-artists studio created by musicians of the Bay Area music community.  We care deeply about what is being put into the world as entertainment and consciousness. We support culture through the arts by teaching, recording, performing, and event production.
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Omid Zoufonoun Guitar Lessons

Omid Zoufonoun Guitar Lessons

5.0 1 Review
I am an award winning composer, guitarist, orchestra conductor, and lifelong teacher. Many of my students come to me just because they want to be able to play their favorite music, and still others have a deep a commitment to their instrument and want to be able to get into a top music school. In addition to teaching private lessons for over 20 years, I also ran the the guitar program at the prestigious Oakland School for the Arts for 9 years. My students at OSA have been accepted to Berklee College of Music in Boston, Oberlin, the University of Southern California School of Music and many other schools. The most important element to my ... View Profile
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Asghari Guitar Lessons

Asghari Guitar Lessons

I firmly believe that everyone is capable of playing music and I strive to make the learning process both fun and informative for every student. I create a comfortable learning environment by allowing each student to set his/her own pace, while motivating them to continually challenge themselves wherever their skill level may be.
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Mark Newstetter Guitar Lessons

Mark Newstetter Guitar Lessons

I've been playing guitar all my life and have decades of experience as a performing and recording musician and teacher.  I've developed a unique method for learning the note positions on the guitar fretboard called "Fretography" some of which can be found at my blog fretography.blogspot.com. I've also written several guitar books based on my method. I love music and love helping others fulfill their musical aspirations.  ... View Profile
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East Bay Guitar Lessons With Michael Wynar

East Bay Guitar Lessons With Michael Wynar

I have experience as both an educator as well as an active performer in the Bay Area music scene.  My versatility as a musician and educator has allowed me to collaborate with exceptional musicians and a diverse community of students within after school programs as well as in private lesson settings.  I create my own methodology and teaching materials for each student and direct my teaching focus with students needs and interests in mind.   I often remind students that it is my job to offer resources and materials that will initiate learning and to guide them accordingly but that the work can only be done by them.  In this ... View Profile
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Spindrift School Of Performing Arts

Spindrift School Of Performing Arts

We are a non-profit children's Performing Arts School. We offer classes and private lessons and summer camps. We do have adults in our private studios and a dance class or two. Established in 1994, we operate in Pacifica primarily but have outreach in schools and preschools as far as San Francisco.  We offer session based training in music, dance, theatre, improvisation and musical theatre. We offer private lessons in piano, voice, cello, violin and guitar. We have a Dance Company for ages 7 to 19 with 4 levels offered and produce a dance concert yearly. Our dance classes have recitals at the end of each session. We offer 18 performing a ... View Profile
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Alicia Phipps Guitar Lessons

Alicia Phipps Guitar Lessons

As a professional musician, I can offer music tutoring to people of any age or ability. I LOVE teaching music and have found it to be a real passion; I learn a great deal from students and definitely consider myself to be enthusiastic and supportive. I am a trumpet player, so I have taught many different brass players in the past. I can also teach guitar, piano and music theory. I am also a music therapist with a great deal of experience of working with people who have additional needs, such as learning disabilities and autism. I also have worked with individuals with mental health issues such as schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. I can wo ... View Profile
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Guitar Lessons W/ GG Amos

Guitar Lessons W/ GG Amos

My way of teaching is a very intuitive one, I listen to what my students say they want to learn, what they're interested in musically and go in that direction.. all the while focusing on the fundamentals of guitar, such as good techniques in body & hand position, strumming & picking and proper fretboard fingering. I believe in getting the best sound out of whichever note or chord you play, so good technique is always part of that process. One of my best attributes is patience and not judging my students in a personal way at all. They trust me and know I'm in their corner, so they make progress at their pace. I have a lot of respect fo ... View Profile
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Musically Minded Academy

Musically Minded Academy

We know that music is in the heart of every thriving community. We teach because that “ah ha” moment, the moment when a light shines in a student’s eyes, is the most satisfying moment of our day. We choose this work because we love to speak through music and to share the power of expressing what words alone cannot communicate. We share ourselves and our stories in our music because in doing so, we create a haven where musicians and music lovers alike come to share in the joy of sound. We are Musically Minded and we invite you to join us! ... View Profile
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Music Lessons In The Sunset

Music Lessons In The Sunset

Mission Statement: To help music students play complete songs on the piano with both hands in the first lesson, even if they have no music experience and to have them playing their favorite songs within the first month.  I have developed methods to get you playing songs on the piano quickly without learning how to read music or practicing scales and exercises. I have a system using spreadsheets to learn piano arrangements, thereby avoiding the complication of learning to read music at the outset. You will have plenty to keep you busy including learning note names, fingering, hand positions and basic left hand chords. This method has met ... View Profile
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Sedat's Guitar Lessons

Sedat's Guitar Lessons

I have been playing guitar 20 years and I have been giving guitar lessons 12 years. I am a guitar teacher and lead guitarist. I play electric guitar, acoustic guitar, classical guitar, bass guitar and ukulele. My styles are: Rock, blues, jazz, funk, pop,  reggae, indie, blues fusion, fusion.  I have 10+ years of stage experience with different groups.  I am also giving private, group guitar lessons at different elementary-music shools. ... View Profile
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Music Without Borders

Music Without Borders

Hi, my name is Ruslan (Russ). I believe that music is more than just a skill or a language. My approach concerns helping people to understand how to express oneself through infinite means of sound and rhythm without overloading the brain with often useless rules and limitations, while expanding active knowledge about instruments and different types of music. Music has been around me since I was born. I played tunes on guitar since the age of 6, then started playing seriously at around 14. All self-taught, I started picking other instruments such as piano, bass guitar, drums along the way, succeeding in seeing parallels and working out how mus ... View Profile
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Village Music

Village Music

Village Music provides fun, inspiring music lessons to students of all ages and ability levels. Located at 9th ave and Judah in the Inner Sunset district, we provide quality, individual lessons to enable the musician in each person. All the teachers here are professional musicians as well as long time teachers who have worked with people from all backgrounds. Whether it's a six year old being introduced to music for the first time, or an adult looking to find their own creative voice, we can provide the right environment for him/her. ... View Profile
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Peter Daldry Folk And Traditional Guitar Lessons

Peter Daldry Folk And Traditional Guitar Lessons

I have years of experience teaching guitar in Scotland, where I'm from. I taught guitar at a summer camp in Soquel California in the Santa Cruz mountains for 5 summers. An unbelievable place and magical experience.  I regularly perform music at various events in California. It's my desire to pass on what I have learned over the years playing guitar and to hopefully instill in a student the joy, fun and happiness to be had learning.  ... View Profile
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Crickets Tunecatching Etc.

Crickets Tunecatching Etc.

I'm here to help lend my experience towards getting you speaking the language of music! whatever your aspirations in regards to making vibrations, i can craft a lesson plan reflexive to your goals! I have played in a variety of bands ranging from jazz to funk, folk to bluegrass and beyond over my 16 years playing. Also have completed many courses in composition and theory as well as having marched in the Rose Parade honor band, sang in a choir at carnegie hall, and accompanied many musical theater companies around the Bay Area. ... View Profile
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David K's Music School

David K's Music School

Those who wish to learn the language of music and want to be more expressive, David K’s Music School in San Jose is the best place for them. David K, the owner of this school is very passionate about music and enjoys teaching music lessons to the students in San Jose.  At David K’s Music School, We provide professional music instructions for all ages. Our students range from 4 years old to 74 years young, from beginners to professionals.    At David K’s Music School, we offer the highest quality music instruction to every student. We have a team of professional musicians who provide quality music education. Th ... View Profile
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School Of Rock San Mateo

School Of Rock San Mateo

Through our performance-based approach to music instruction, School of Rock students are more inspired to learn, more motivated to excel and more confident as a result. We believe the best way to learn music is to play music. We take students from the lesson room to the stage, developing both their confidence and musicianship with programs designed for all skill levels. School of Rock teaches guitar, bass, vocals, keyboards, drums and combines weekly private music instruction and group band rehearsals to prepare students to take the stage in front of live audiences in an authentic concert setting. website: sanmateo.schoolofrock.com ... View Profile
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Samuel J Roland

Samuel J Roland

I specialize in teaching beginners and helping them enjoy the process of learning the acoustic guitar; that is to play songs,  as soon as possible. I am very encouraging and supportive. As well as gentle, I am also specific and focused on accountability to build their self-discipline and strong study skills. I break down the learning process into manageable pieces as to build in and maximize success and self-confidence from the very beginning of our work together and I adapt myself to each individual student wants and needs. Although I am most familiar with the folk, folk-rock and classic rock of the late 60's and 70's, I am flexibl ... View Profile
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Ed Johnson Guitar/Novo Tempo Productions

Ed Johnson Guitar/Novo Tempo Productions

With over thirty-five years of experience in performing, composing, recording, and teaching, I have garnered a reputation as one of the top musical professionals in the Bay Area. As a teacher I try to bring out each student's passion for music while instilling the fundamentals of sound technique that will enable them to grow not only as a player and/or singer, but to deepen their appreciation of music and inspire creativity and to self expression.  I have been on staff at Gryphon Stringed Instruments in Palo Alto for over thirty years, and have taught thousands of students both privately and in group classes over that ... View Profile
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