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  • Reverb Lessons

    Reverb Lessons

    New York, NY · Lana A.

    (3 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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  • Francesco Barone Guitar Lessons

    Francesco Barone Guitar Lessons

    Newington, CT · Francesco Barone

    (3 reviews)

    Francesco Barone is a leading classical guitar instructor in the Greater Hartford area and currently teaches at The Hartt Community Division and maintains a private studio. Francesco studied Classical Guitar Pedagogy at the Hartt School with Christopher Ladd and has had Suzuki training with Marylou Roberts. He has over ten years of teaching experience at institutions including The Hartt School of Music, Columbia University, Capital Community College, Middlesex Music Academy, Capital Preparatory Magnet School, Hebrew High School of New England, Settlement Music School and The Cla
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  • Arnold Ewings Guitar Lessons

    Arnold Ewings Guitar Lessons

    North Meadows, CT · Arnold Ewings

    My teaching approach: I have a freeform approach with some structure. Mostly looking to have a stufent play and have fun while doing it. 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: Bristol, Farmington, Avon, Simsbury, Terryville, Southington, Harwinton, West Hartford Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises, Song Writing
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  • John Doser Guitar Lessons

    John Doser Guitar Lessons

    North Meadows, CT · John Doser

    My teaching approach: hands on My guitar lessons take place in: In the teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: at studio Guitar Techniques: Performance

  • Justin Zamm Guitar Lessons

    Justin Zamm Guitar Lessons

    North Meadows, CT · Justin Zamm

    My teaching approach: Hello! We'd love to see you at Stop by for more information, videos and audio of our students, our guitar blog, and much more! Signing up is quick and easy; you'll find a musical home at The Little Music Studio! B.M. 2007 Eastman School of Music M.M. & Performer's Certificate 2009 Eastman School of Music Winner, 2005 D'Addario Classical Guitar Competition - Ithaca, NY My influences are: For more information, visit our brand new website at My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio or the student's home Guita
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  • Katie Child Guitar Lessons

    Katie Child Guitar Lessons

    North Meadows, CT · Katie Child

    My teaching approach: I teach the Classical Guitar technique as well as the basics of acoustic guitar. I think it's important for students to have a basic knowledge of acoustic guitar. Once the basics of acoustic guitar are established, students will become more educated in the classical guitar technique. Learning how to read notes and music theory will be taught from the very beginning. My influences are: Andres Segovia, John Williams, Ana Vidovik, Johann Sebastian Bach. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio or the student's home Guitar Lessons with me take place in the fol
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  • The Little Music Studio

    The Little Music Studio

    North Meadows, CT · Justin Zamm

    Description about my music education organization's philosophy, experience, community, curriculum, and faculty: We'd love for you to visit us at: . There you can find information about our teachers, audio and video of our students, testimonials, and our blog. Signing up is quick and easy; you'll find a musical home at the Little Music Studio! Guitar lessons typically take place on these days and hours: Lesson times are available 7 days a week between the hours of 9 AM and 9 PM. Instrument Type: Acoustic guitar, Electric guitar, Classical guitar, Electric bass Music
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  • Beyond Basics Guitar With Paul Shumsky

    Beyond Basics Guitar With Paul Shumsky

    East Hartford, CT · Paul Shumsky

    My teaching approach: Performed and booked over 700 performances with Boston-based worldbeat group Wildest Dreams. B.M. in Jazz Guitar, New Eng. Conservatory of Music. Add'l studies: Berklee College, Eastman School of Music. Many of my students have gone on to music schools and successful careers in music. I enjoy working with each student, discovering their strengths and finding the best way to teach each individual. My guitar lessons take place in: In the teacher's studio Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Fingerpicking, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming
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  • Guitar Star Instruction

    Guitar Star Instruction

    Newington, CT · Peter Cocolla

    I have been teaching guitar for over 33 years after starting as a student teacher at Hartford Conservatory. Over the years I added other instruments - bass guitar, mandolin and ukulele. My specialty is that I am a highly trained specialist in study and teaching techniques (as well as a certified tutor) which makes lessons well organized, easy to understand, fast and fun. Students do very well (as long as they practice!) and enjoy playing in talent shows, school bands and orchestras, their own bands, become teachers themselves and some make it into the professional spotlight. Emphasis is o
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  • Acoustic & Blues Guitar Lessons

    Acoustic & Blues Guitar Lessons

    Rocky Hill, CT · David Hughes

    Need a professional who offers acoustic guitar lessons that suit your needs? David Hughes offers quality advance and beginner to advanced guitar lessons that are customized to fit the level of students. Other genres he specializes in is blues guitar, country, bluegrass, music theory, and songwriting.

  • Bob Porri Music

    Bob Porri Music

    Windsor, CT · Bob Porri

    My teaching approach: I grew up playing 60's and 70's Rock, Blues and Fusion in a number of original and cover bands. I went to College at Hartt School of Music for my degree and learned Classical Guitar. I continue performing and teaching. I've done quite a few video lessons for local cable TV and my website. I adapt lessons to what a student wants to learn. Lessons can be as easy or challenging as you prefer. My lessons take place in my home studio in Windsor, CT. I also offer lessons via webcam if distance is an issue. I teach all styles such as Rock, Blues, Classical, C
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  • Highland Guitar Studio

    Highland Guitar Studio

    Manchester, CT · Tim Maynard

    My teaching approach: I received my B.M.-classical guitar from Hartt in '96, but have played electric guitar since the beginning way back in '85. In my career as a professional guitarist, I've become proficient in many styles allowing me to play gigs ranging from musical theatre to classical weddings. As a teacher, I teach students about music through the style they want to learn. My aim is to make you self-sufficient. I have also written a beginning method book that teaches music fundamentals better than most of the methods out there. There is also an online component guiding students to play
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  • Dave G Music

    Dave G Music

    Hartford, CT · David Giardina

    Dave Giardina is an award recipient member of the CT Commission on Culture and Tourism, he has performed extensively throughout the Northeast at major festivals, bandshells, First Nights, schools, clubs and both casinos as a soloist and with ensembles. His compositions are featured on two releases by the CT Guitar Society of which he is a founding member and presently serving as artistic director. He founded 2 Latin ensembles in the early 90s: Fiesta del Norte, an educational Mariachi band and Goza Latin Jazz, playing rhythms from all of Latin America. Dave also plays mandolin, banjo and many
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  • Scott Daggett Guitar Lessons

    Scott Daggett Guitar Lessons

    East Berlin, CT · Scott Daggett

    My teaching approach: I am a professional classical guitarist with a jazz studies degree and a B.A. in music from Rhode Island College. I have over ten years of private teaching experience. I have taught students of all ages in many different genres of music. I teach my students not only how to play the guitar but I also show them the techniques they need to learn more effectively. These skills will help them succeed not only in their academics but also in their everyday lives. Studies show the highest scoring students are those who participate in music. Music teaches discipline, memory recall
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  • Charles Domler Guitar Lessons

    Charles Domler Guitar Lessons

    East Berlin, CT · Charles Domler

    My teaching approach: I thoroughly enjoy working with all students regardless of skill level, age or goals. I make it as fun as possible and try my best to make the learning atmosphere comfortable. All students are unique and learn differently so I take it as a personal challenge to make you the best player you can be. My many years of teaching and performance experience gives me a huge range of teaching techniques . I also believe that the learning environment should always be kept fun and relaxed. Students learn more when they're enjoying themselves and smiling! My influences are: Too many
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  • Clinton Music Center

    Clinton Music Center

    East Berlin, CT · Catherine Zamecnik

    Description about my music education organization's philosophy, experience, community, curriculum, and faculty: We have an amazing staff of professional guitar instructors. All of our teachers have been working musicians for years. They work with students of all ages and levels. They are experienced with and can cover all styles of music. Nick Heser is a guitar instructor who’s been with our store since we opened. He’s been playing for over 20 years and is one of the most talented and diverse guitarists in the area. His strengths are in the styles of blues rock, fusion and progressive musi
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  • Sylvia Harris Guitar Lessons

    Sylvia Harris Guitar Lessons

    East Berlin, CT · Sylvia Harris

    My teaching approach: Each student is gradually taught all the fundamentals of guitar in a methodical and fun manner. between! My influences are: I have influences in every style, too many to list. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: Norwich, Salem, New London, Groton, Colchester, Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Fingerstyle, Performance, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises, Song Writing Your first guitar lesson with me might include the following: After tea
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  • Jamie Sherwood Guitar Lessons

    Jamie Sherwood Guitar Lessons

    Southington, CT · Jamie Sherwood

    My teaching approach: Welcome to SherStudios My motto is music can change everything if you let it into your life. I give lessons with a passion so everyone can enjoy the incredible world of music. Each student is taught specifically to his or hers interest and goals in a comfortable and affordable setting. I have a Bachelor's in Music from Hartt School of Music and have toured with signed bands as well as recorded for hundreds of artists. I have taught for 30 yrs. and sent many people to music school and prepared them for careers in music as well as given others a fun hobby to enjoy. Guitar,
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  • Ed's Music Sessions

    Ed's Music Sessions

    Meriden, CT · Ed Diaz

    I am one of the best music instructors in the area with 15 plus years teaching full time. You will enjoy a serious yet laid back environment and will be pleasantly surprised ESPECIALLY if you have tried other teachers in the past. I teach classical, rock, jazz, blues, several world music styles and much more. Lessons generally occur at my fully equipped home studio where you can record your ideas and learn about recording, music software etc.... Graduated With a Bachelor of Arts in Music in 2010 having taken pretty much every undergraduate course available from classical to jazz to ethnomusico
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  • Lake Poets Music

    Lake Poets Music

    New Hartford, CT · Andrew Jamieson

    I have been writing songs and performing locally and afar for 15 years. I started teaching in 2004 and have since developed dynamic lesson plans for all ranges and styles of guitar players. I am extremely fluent in music theory and composition. I offer songwriting lessons as well as record production instruction. I am open to any and all recording DAW platforms and can make recommendations based on skill sets. Teaching is a true passion of mine that I have developed over many years of experience. I have lead workshops and taught large groups, I also offer group session rates. Another passion
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  • Patrick Ryan Guitar Lessons

    Patrick Ryan Guitar Lessons

    Harwinton, CT · Patrick Ryan

    My teaching approach: I am a graduate of Berklee College of Music and hold a B.A. in Music and for the past two years I’ve been working with the National Guitar Workshop. I am going on 6 years of acoustic and electric guitar instruction, and electric/acoustic bass (upright). I am trained in contemporary music and jazz but I teach all styles of music, ear training, theory, technique. My guitar lessons take place in: Either location My cancellation/booking policy: 6 hour notice is fair enough for any cancelation. When you call we will talk about availability and schedule. Guitar Techniques: L
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  • Affordable Musical Endeavors

    Affordable Musical Endeavors

    Harwinton, CT · Adam Fancher

    Description about my music education organization's philosophy, experience, community, curriculum, and faculty: Affordable Musical Endeavors is an independently owned and operated business with a commitment to offering musical services and products at reasonable prices. Currently, all of our products are in the prototyping stage, but we are offering private lessons on piano, guitar, bass guitar, drums, and vocals Instrument Type: Acoustic guitar, Electric guitar, Classical guitar, Electric bass Music Styles Rock Guitar, Blues Guitar, Alternative Guitar, Metal Guitar, Classical Guitar Guitar
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  • Frank Guglielmino Guitar Lessons

    Frank Guglielmino Guitar Lessons

    Harwinton, CT · Frank Guglielmino

    My teaching approach: Each student gets an individualized approach according to his or her needs. You will learn your chord shapes, and families according to key signatures. You will learn major , minor, blues, pentatonic, diminished, melodic and harmonic scales up the fretboard. I strive to be patient and realize that a good teacher can be the difference between improving on the instument or never getting anywhere My influences are: Santana, Stevie Ray Vaugh, Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, The Beatles, James Taylor, just to name a few. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio or t
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  • Pat Russo Music LLC

    Pat Russo Music LLC

    Wallingford, CT · Pat Russo

    Pat Russo Music LLC is a local music school located in Wallingford CT. It's professional instructors have over 100 years combined experience in teaching and performance and specialize in getting the most out of its students. We offer lessons in both Band instruments (flute, saxophone, trumpet, French horn, trombone, violin, viola) and Rock instruments (guitar, bass, vocals and drums). The music school is clean and comfortable with state of the art lesson rooms equipt with Protools recording equipment as well as audio/visual capabilities. We live to educate so you can live your dream of playing
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  • The Sound Advisor

    The Sound Advisor

    Trumbull, CT · Dennis HRBEK

    Hi my name is Dennis Hrbek. I have been playing the guitar and recording ever since I can remember.  I feel in love with creating and recording sound when I was a 12.  I Have worked in big studios along side Grammy winning producers and engineers for the past 25 years.  I began as an intern than assistant engineer...than as an editor that could edit anything before the producer could finish his thought.  Now I record and produce all sorts music in studios throughout the country. I work in small home studios or large tracking
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  • Peter Marotto Guitar Lessons

    Peter Marotto Guitar Lessons

    North Meadows, CT · Peter Marotto

    My teaching approach: My approach to teaching guitar centers on basic skills for the beginning and intermediate student that will maximize their range and versatility as a guitarist. By teaching a combination of rhythm, finger picking, music theory, scales, and chords students are able to further develop their range as a guitarist. My guitar lessons take place in: In the student's home Guitar Techniques: Rhythm guitar, Fingerpicking, Improvisation, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises, Song Writing
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