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  • Dupage Guitar Lessons

    Dupage Guitar Lessons

    Carol Stream, IL · Robert Simkus

    (11 reviews)

    Dupage Guitar Lessons "Don't just play guitar, become a guitar player" Guitar Lessons with Robert Teaching guitar since 1990. All ages and abilities - Beginners welcome Learn guitar the fun and easy way - with a great teacher! Individual lesson plans designed for each student based on your goals. Understand the secrets that make music work. Your successful journey to guitar playing starts today! "By the end of our first lesson Robert had me playing music by my favorite band." Guitar & Bass Guitar Styles Blues - Rock - Classical - Folk - Alternative - Country - Finger style - Metal - Funk -
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  • Tim Tournier Guitar Lessons

    Tim Tournier Guitar Lessons

    Algonquin, IL · Tim Tournier

    My teaching approach: I believe in a step by step approach to teaching. Learning the guitar should be fun, So I set goals with the student the very first lesson. These goals are up to them, it can be to just learn a few songs or the ability to write they're own music. I have students with a wide range of influences, so I do not force a student to learn just one style, rather I show them all styles and let them pick! My influences are: I love all forms of music and studied them while I attended college for Music Theory and Composition. I am fan and often find myself playing guitar to everythin
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  • Four Winds Vocal Artistry

    Four Winds Vocal Artistry

    Hoffman Estates, IL · Kelli Ann Lotrich

    Hello There, and thank you for your interest in vocal lessons. I am currently accepting a few students at my studio, located in the NW suburb of Hoffman Estates. I have taught students at Northwestern University, DePaul University and The Chicago School for the Performing Arts: The Music Conservatory, as well as prepared many vocalists for heavy hitting vocal school auditions. I have a one week pre-pay schedule, and if you prepay 2 weeks, it is a 10% discount, and 4 weeks is a 15% discount – and 6 weeks is 20% discount. I am not a standard teacher, either. I have ‘been there/done t
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  • Knight Music Academy

    Knight Music Academy

    Lake Zurich, IL · Laura Knight

    The Knight Music Academy faculty are among the best in their field. Each faculty member has undergone advanced training and specialize in teaching music to children and adults. Additionally, the faculty of Knight Music Academy actively perform and can prepare students for performance opportunities and advanced music instruction in colleges and universities. In addition to lessons, we offer performance opportunities for our students, as well as workshops, and ensemble opportunities. Knight Music Academy is a community music school with locations in Barrington and Lake Zurich, Illinois. The
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  • EriksGuitarLessons.com

    EriksGuitarLessons.com

    O'Hare, IL · Erik Swanson

    I’m a musician and teacher based in Central Illinois with the unique position of being both a classically-trained guitarist and an electric guitarist – I enjoy performing a variety of styles of music but my main focus as a performer is as a Jazz and Classical guitarist. I’ve earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Music from Bradley University and a Master’s Degree in Music from Illinois State University studying Classical guitar. Currently I am finishing coursework toward a Doctorate of Music at the University of Illinois. Since 2004, I’ve taught hundreds of guitar students – beginner, intermediate a
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  • Aaron Carlson Guitar Lessons

    Aaron Carlson Guitar Lessons

    Elmhurst, IL · Aaron Carlson

    My teaching approach: I can help you expand your skills and repertoire in Blues guitar. You'll be playing new songs right away. I take students age 10 and up. You will need your own guitar - I can help you choose one, or I can refer you to several locations to rent an instrument. All materials and recordings of each class are included. Students can contact me for answers to questions between lessons. Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: Private lessons anywhere in Chicago area, group lessons in Elmhurst, near Grand and York Rd. Guitar Techniques: Guidance In Equipment Sele
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  • Jarvis Raymond Guitar Lessons

    Jarvis Raymond Guitar Lessons

    Vernon Hills, IL · Jarvis Raymond

    My teaching approach: I focus on helping students both learn about music and feel good making it. I have a Masters degree and a bachelors degree in guitar performance and love to teach! I teach all levels and all ages. You will get a very thorough guitar and music training in a relaxed environment. I've been teaching and performing guitar for over 15 years. I've played on cruise ships and have toured nationally and internationally. I've taught at community schools of music and music businesses in addition to maintaining my own lesson studio. My influences are: Although I specialize in Jazz Gu
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  • Randal Knowles Guitar Lessons

    Randal Knowles Guitar Lessons

    Vernon Hills, IL · Randal Knowles

    My teaching approach: Relaxed atmosphere to help the beginner or intermediate player get to the next level. Focus on proper techniques, but allow for personal expression. Learn to play actual songs that are relevant to each students musical taste. My influences are: Bob Marley, Jack Johnson, David Gilmour, Sublime. 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: My home in Mundelein or most of Lake and Cook counties of Illinois. Guitar Techniques: Guidance In Equipment Selection, Scales and Exercises, Rhy
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  • Ian Patrick Cler Guitar Lessons

    Ian Patrick Cler Guitar Lessons

    Vernon Hills, IL · Ian Patrick Cler

    My teaching approach: My approach to teaching is to understand the students wants and to hone them in with their own ability to do so. If they want to learn Rock, I'm not going to shove Jazz down their throat! however, I thoroughly teach in order that the student gets better each week even if the student doesn't practice regularly. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: Studio North Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scales and Ex
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  • Dan Peters Guitar Lessons

    Dan Peters Guitar Lessons

    Vernon Hills, IL · Dan Peters

    My teaching approach: Each student is unique. All required to learn/know the fundamentals of music theory & be able to play scales & chords in all keys (major & minor) up & down the fretboard. Once that is accomplished, any style is possible. Students will be encouraged to write their own music and also to improvise. From there - chord extensions, arpeggios, modes, substitutions, altered scales, specialty techniques... 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: My studio in Morton Grove or students hou
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  • Nathan Niederkorn Guitar Lessons

    Nathan Niederkorn Guitar Lessons

    Winnetka, IL · Nathan Niederkorn

    My teaching approach: I approach each student individually in regards to how I teach. Every musician is different, and something unique to share. I try to draw that out. Whether you are just starting, or you need a nudge to get going in a new direction, I'll be there to bring you into focus. My influences are: Miles Davis, Beethoven, and Radiohead My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar lessons typically take place on these days and hours: I have scattered hours and half-hours available on Mondays, Thursdays, and Saturdays. Please contact me for a current schedule of a
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  • Joseph Gajewski Guitar Lessons

    Joseph Gajewski Guitar Lessons

    Vernon Hills, IL · Joseph Gajewski

    My teaching approach: I developed my own teaching strategy, no more boring lessons. I provide my background to most of the learn music pieces, students are learning by playing along with me, each played note has a harmonized background. My influences are: Segovia, Wes Montgomery, George Benson, Pat Metheny 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: Long Grove, Kildeer, Hawthorn Woods, Diamond Lake, Mundelein, Lake Zurich, Barrington, Kildeer. Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Fingerstyle
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  • Erick Apolinar Guitar Lessons

    Erick Apolinar Guitar Lessons

    Algonquin, IL · Erick Apolinar

    My teaching approach: I instruct the beginning student on how to use both the right and left hands, starting with scales. I show him or her how to read music and indicate where notes are located on the fret board. Then I can proceed to teach the student guitar pieces for the guitar. Bilingual in Spanish. My influences are: My influences are Antonio Lauro and Agustin Barrios. 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: Oak Park, Chicago, IL and surrounding areas. Guitar Techniques: Fingerstyle, Perform
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  • Demetris Timoleontos Guitar Lessons

    Demetris Timoleontos Guitar Lessons

    Algonquin, IL · Demetris Timoleontos

    My teaching approach: Music should be fun!!! I try to make every lesson enjoyable. I will teach you whatever you enjoy learning. As a kid I studied classical guitar for ten years. Later on I obtained my Bachelors degree in Jazz performance from Columbia College. Currently I play rock music and I compose songs and music for films. I will take your reading, composing, theory and improvisation skills to the next level. 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: At my studio in Elk Grove village. Student's
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  • Joe Schmidt Guitar Lessons

    Joe Schmidt Guitar Lessons

    Algonquin, IL · 847-707-7321 Schmidt

    My teaching approach: I believe in a multi-faceted approach to teaching. Primarily, learning the guitar should be fun. I have students with a wide range of interests and influences. I do not force a student into a style, rather I help them develop their own style based upon their desires. Being able to plays songs is important for all students and possessing basic skills will make the process easier and more enjoyable. My guitar lessons take place in: In the student's home Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, M
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  • Vito Marchese Guitar Lessons

    Vito Marchese Guitar Lessons

    Algonquin, IL · Vito Marchese

    My teaching approach: I create lessons based on individual students needs and goals. I supply amps, cables, and tuners for the lesson. I am a professional musician who has CDs and DVDs distributed worldwide. I play six and seven string baritone guitars, as well as standard scale guitars. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: My studio in the Northwest suburbs. Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Performance, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises, Song Writing, Recording and Production, Guidance In Equipment Se
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  • Bill Uhler Guitar Lessons

    Bill Uhler Guitar Lessons

    Algonquin, IL · Bill Uhler

    My guitar lessons take place in: In the teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: My home in Lake Zurich or students home within 10 miles of Lake Zurich Guitar Techniques: Guidance In Equipment Selection, Scales and Exercises, Music Theory, Reading Music, Jamming Skills, Improvisation, Fingerstyle, Rhythm guitar, Lead guitar

  • Daniel Sagan Guitar Lessons

    Daniel Sagan Guitar Lessons

    Algonquin, IL · Daniel Sagan

    My teaching approach: I have a very reactive approach when it comes to teaching. I believe that learning to play guitar or bass should not be a painful thing, and so I tend to avoid repetitious exercises. Instead, I focus on allowing you to learn to play the way you want to play, whether it be learning to play pop songs or digging in to music theory. You should expect a fun, laid-back atmosphere where music comes first. My influences are: Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Buddy Guy, B.B. King, Bo Diddley, etc... Everything blues. I also enjoy improvisational jazz and groove musi
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  • Sean Schaefer Guitar Lessons

    Sean Schaefer Guitar Lessons

    Algonquin, IL · Sean Schaefer

    My teaching approach: I have a crate GLX 212 amp with an ESP guitar. I like to listen to old school metal bands like sabbath, priest, maiden and alot of 80's speed metal such as metallica and anthrax. I pretty much listen to every rock/ classic rock/ old school metal band and also alot of classical and blues. My guitar lessons take place in: In the teacher's studio Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Fingerpicking, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises, Song Writing, Guidance In Equipment Sel
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  • Edward Bock Guitar Lessons

    Edward Bock Guitar Lessons

    Algonquin, IL · Edward Bock

    My teaching approach: Primarily geared towards the enjoyment of learning how to play songs. I have been influenced by 60s/70s British invasion/80s alternative. Listen to everything and bring this into playing learning experience. Own many guitars/amps/effects. Have and still am a performing professional. My guitar lessons take place in: Either location Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Scales and Exercises, Guidance In Equipment Selection
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  • Dee J Nelson Guitar Lessons

    Dee J Nelson Guitar Lessons

    Roselle, IL · Dee J Nelson

    My teaching approach: Now Teaching via Skype!!!!! Lessons in the comfort of your home! D.J. Nelson is a graduate of De Paul School of Music in Chicago, class of 1998. While earning his way through college Dee taught over forty students a week private music lessons and still managed to graduate with honors. Private lessons focus students on all facets of music including theory, reading, composition, technique, improvisation, recording, and just plain old enjoyment of music. My influences are: stevie vai to evrything rock and pop My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar Lesso
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  • Piano Studio

    Piano Studio

    Skokie, IL · Andrew Hollander-Urbach

    Greetings prospective students!! My name is Andrew and I've been playing the piano for over 20 years, with an emphasis on jazz and popular music. I perform individually and with bands all over the Chicago area on piano, saxophone and guitar. I have Bachelor degrees in Music Performance and History, and I'm currently working towards my Masters in Music with a certification in Piano Pedagogy. I love teaching all age groups and can adapt to whatever style is best suited for the student. If you have any questions please don't hesitate to contact me!
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  • Mike McKissack Guitar Lessons

    Mike McKissack Guitar Lessons

    Algonquin, IL · Mike McKissack

    My teaching approach: After winning the “Chicago’s Finest Guitarist” competition sponsored by industry heavy-weights such as Fender, Peavey, and Guitar Player magazine, Mike was also the featured spotlight in Guitar World magazine. With his band SBS, Mike next won the Chicago House of Blues competition followed by gigs alongside multi-platinum recording artists such as Blues Traveler, Paula Cole, Government Mule, Bare-Naked Ladies and many others. I don't subscribe to a one size fits all approach. I work hard to design individualized instruction approaches that work with the skill level
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  • Huntley Guitar Lessons

    Huntley Guitar Lessons

    Algonquin, IL · Zack Uidl

    Fee Schedule: Musicians – Are you frustrated with your playing? Do you want to dramatically improve your guitar and music skills while having fun in the process? Parents – Are you looking to enhance your child’s education with music, increase their creativity, and improve their self-discipline and work ethic? If you answered yes to any of the above questions, then call Paramount Music Academy today to sched Academic Oppotunities: private lessons, group lessons, ensemble classes, recitals/performance, composition/songwriting, harmony, rhythm, music reading, theory, music business & management,
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  • Andrew Blinov Music Lessons

    Andrew Blinov Music Lessons

    Glenview, IL · Andrew Blinov

    Andrew Blinov is one of the most affordable music teachers in town. He offers music lessons for solo artists and bands. He also provides tutorial services in guitar, drums, piano and more.

  • Voice, Piano & Music Lessons

    Voice, Piano & Music Lessons

    Winnetka, IL · Scott Emerick

    Voice Teacher -- Musical Theatre, Pop, Rock, Country, Blues, Soul, Folk -Chest Voice, Head Voice, Mix, Belt, all styles from beginner to professional Piano Teacher -- Primary through Level 5, Chord chart studies Music General - Basic Music Theory, Coaching many instruments from Guitar, Trumpet, Cello, Etc. Scott Emerick has a Bachelor's degree in Music Vocal Performance Contemporary and Traditional Vocal Styles and Minored in Music Business from Belmont University • Teaches in your home in various neighborhoods north of Chicago • Private lesson designed for your skill level, desires, and ne
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  • School Of Rock Arlington Heights

    School Of Rock Arlington Heights

    Arlington Heights, IL · ANNMARIE GIGNAC

    At School of Rock Arlington Heights, we teach kids how to rock audiences, melting faces with stellar performances and technical ability. One-on-one instruction is just the beginning, because we get kids playing on stage as quickly as possible. Our immersive method motivates them, speeds up the learning process, and has benefits beyond learning an instrument.Not only do kids collaborate with students of similar interests at School of Rock Arlington Heights, they get to work with an amazing network of artists and perform at legendary concert venues. Examples include CBGB's, The Trocadero, The Kn
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  • School Of Rock - Evanston

    School Of Rock - Evanston

    Evanston, IL · Ashley Downing

    Find your place in the music at School of Rock Evanston. We have a unique approach to learning music that helps kids blossom in unimaginable ways. Students are not only being taught an instrument—they’re learning to deal with life situations, building confidence, and becoming better people.At School of Rock Evanston, learning music in a lesson room is just the beginning. We get kids playing on stage as quickly as possible, teaching them to play as soloists and as part of a team. This immersive method motivates them to be their best, helping them learn skills faster and more thoroug
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  • Guitar Lessons By Mike Walsh

    Guitar Lessons By Mike Walsh

    Deerfield, IL · Mike Walsh

    CHECK OUT MY STUDENT PICTURES ON MY WEBSITE TO SEE FOR YOURSELF! www.mikewalshguitarlessons.comAre you a beginning guitar/bass player, if so watch my intro video on my website or read more details below.Book a FREE 1/2 hour consultation in my studio with me!!!      1-844-Mike-Walsh (645-3925)*Play Guitar or Bass Like You Always Dreamed*Have Fun and get Results Fast with a Revolutionary Music Program*Learn The Basics and Proper Playing Technique*Be a Star At Your School's Talent Show*Play Your Favorite Songs And Jam with Others*Record In A Professional Studio And Have F
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  • Silbernik Music Academy

    Silbernik Music Academy

    Highland Park, IL · Irwin Silbernik

    I am a multi-talented teaching professional, committed to providing a solid education and instilling music appreciation in all my students.  I have a talent for tailoring lessons to meet students’ diverse needs and capture their interest and imagination.  I am compassionate and inspiring, maintain a motivated and well-disciplined classroom/lesson environment where each student feels special, cared for, and successful.  I am a trustworthy educator with exceptional communication, interpersonal, and leadership skills to cultivate strong relationships with parents, students
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  • School Of Rock Highwood

    School Of Rock Highwood

    Highwood, IL · School Of Rock Highwood

    Find your place in the music at School of Rock Highwood. We have a unique approach to learning music that helps our rockers blossom in unimaginable ways. Students are not only being taught an instrument—they’re learning to deal with life situations, building confidence, and becoming better people.At School of Rock Highwood, learning music in a lesson room is just the beginning. We get students playing on stage as quickly as possible, teaching them to play as soloists and as part of a team. This immersive method motivates them to be their best, helping them learn skills faster and m
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  • Etc. Music School

    Etc. Music School

    Evanston, IL · Mike O'Mara

    Led by Founder and Director Mike O’Mara, a longtime Evanston resident and teacher with 15+ years’ teaching experience, etc. Music School represents a holistic approach to musical and theatrical education wherein private lessons, ensembles, classes and original productions at every level involve and respect the students’ interests and strive to utilize them to foster motivation towards achieving each young artist’s goals via organic, collaborative study and experimentation. Class Structure:Each lesson, class and production at etc. is tied together at every level. From th
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  • Suburban Music

    Suburban Music

    Wheaton, IL · Suburban Music

    Suburban Music is a family-owned full-service music center. Our strong foundation in private music lessons informs the retail store of appropriate instruments, accessories, and sheet music to offer students and customers.Suburban Music offers music lessons on all instruments & voice. Lessons cost only $27 for 30 minutes. 90-minute Rock Band Classes are only $30 per week. Suburban Music students enjoy a 20% discount every time they shop in the store. Several performance and recording opportunities are available each year to our students, including a Spring Recital, Christmas Recital, R
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  • Songbird Studio Inc.

    Songbird Studio Inc.

    Grayslake, IL · Songbird Studio

    At Songbird Studio, we specialize in private and group lessons for piano and voice.  Our lessons are tailored specifically for each student - we help every student experience the joy and passion that comes with expressing themselves through music, learning their craft effectively and becoming confident in the talent that they alone hold for themselves.

  • School Of Rock Arlington Heights

    School Of Rock Arlington Heights

    Arlington Heights, IL · ANNMARIE GIGNAC

    At School of Rock Arlington Heights, we teach kids how to rock audiences, melting faces with stellar performances and technical ability. One-on-one instruction is just the beginning, because we get kids playing on stage as quickly as possible. Our immersive method motivates them, speeds up the learning process, and has benefits beyond learning an instrument.Not only do kids collaborate with students of similar interests at School of Rock Arlington Heights, they get to work with an amazing network of artists and perform at legendary concert venues. Examples include CBGB's, The Trocadero, The Kn
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