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  • Matthew Steiner Gutar Bass And Mandolin Instructor

    Matthew Steiner Gutar Bass And Mandolin Instructor

    Des Plaines, IL · Matthew Steiner

    (5 reviews)

    For over two decades I've been teaching guitar bass and mandolin.  My teaching style is contemporary and thorough.  I've worked with individuals from start to the point where they are giging, studying in college, recording etc...   I have a large following on the north shore of Chicago and can provide as many local references as needed. My students are always best in show at the vshows, battle of the bands, recitals etc...
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  • Marco Heiman's Guitar Lessons

    Marco Heiman's Guitar Lessons

    Chicago, IL · Marco Heiman

    (2 reviews)

    I have been involved in music since 4th grade. Since then I have taught myself how to play many instruments with no lessons. I recently taught myself how to play the guitar and I feel that the way i taught myself can help others learn to play easier. I can teach you to play in a way that you will understand and be able to learn techniques easier than any other method out there!

  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Britta Wakefield Guitar Lessons

    Britta Wakefield Guitar Lessons

    Chicago, IL · Britta Wakefield

    My teaching approach: I received a German Vocational Degree & Music License from the Kronach School of Music in Oberbayern, Germany. My music degree had an emphasis in Classical Guitar and Choir Leading. I have taught students ranging from elementary school to adults. My teaching approach is very step-by-step, according to the student's pace and ability, with a lot of positive reinforcement. My guitar lessons take place in: In the teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: My home in Glen Ellyn Guitar Techniques: Fingerstyle, Performance, Reading Music, Music
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  • Dave Byron Guitar Lessons

    Dave Byron Guitar Lessons

    Chicago, IL · Dave Byron

    My teaching approach: I perform all over the U.S., Canada, South America and Europe for various events. My teaching approach is technical ability, control of the guitar, use of alternate picking, building speed and accuracy, finger picking (Flamenco & Classical). Rhythm technics for Jazz, Latin Jazz, Funk, Blues Rock & Metal. Finger board theory, sight reading, use of dynamics and how to put it altogether to make music My influences are: Al DiMeola, Paco de Lucia, John McLaughlin, Joe Pass, Jeff Linsky, Yngwie Malmsteen My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar Lessons wi
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  • Paul Moeller Guitar Lessons

    Paul Moeller Guitar Lessons

    Chicago, IL · Paul Moeller

    My teaching approach: I teach students at the college level and some beginner students. Many of my students have gone on to pursue professional guitar careers. My guitar lessons take place in: In the teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: My home studio is located in South Elgin, Illinois just off of Randall Road. Guitar Techniques: Guidance In Equipment Selection, Recording and Production, Song Writing, Scales and Exercises, Music Theory, Reading Music, Jamming Skills, Improvisation, Performance, Vocal Accompaniment, Fingerstyle, Open tuning, Rhythm guit
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  • Sheaff Music

    Sheaff Music

    Chicago, IL · Phil Sheaff

    Description about my music education organization's philosophy, experience, community, curriculum, and faculty: Private lessons is what we do, and fun is the name of the game. If you're not having fun, we're not doing our job. We aim to inspire you. Your personal growth as a musician is what we feed off of. The gleam in your eyes when you "GET" something for the first time creates a magical feeling for us. We are truly dedicated teachers, and our goal is to make you shine. You'll love lessons with us. Instrument Type: Acoustic guitar, Electric guitar, Classical guitar, Electric bass Music St
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  • 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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  • Merry Music Makers

    Merry Music Makers

    Chicago, IL · Camille McClain

    We offer private lessons in those instruments from the best teachers around in guitar, violin, piano, voice, and ukulele. These teachers have been hand selected by us for not only their amazing musicianship, but also their knowledge of teaching young children. Let's be honest, there are MANY good music teachers out there who can teach beginners, but it takes a special touch to deal with the youngest, budding musicians who may need help focusing on the lesson while also getting silly and having fun with it! On top of that, our teachers have all kinds of advanced degrees and perform in groups an
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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

    Buffalo Grove, 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Northeastern Illinois University Community Music Program

    Northeastern Illinois University Community Music Program

    Chicago, IL · Christie Miller

    The Community Music Program (CMP) at Northeastern Illinois University offers weekly private lessons in piano, voice, strings, woodwinds, brass, guitar (all styles) and percussion. The CMP instructors include Junior Faculty (NEIU undergraduate and graduate students), Senior Faculty (professionals) and Artist Faculty (NEIU full-time faculty artists or special guest artists). Lessons are offered in 30, 45, and 60 minute increments and students sign up for the entire session offered. (Lessons with Artist Faculty may also be taken on a one by one basis.) Group lessons are available for some in
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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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  • 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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  • Lessons & Beyond

    Lessons & Beyond

    Chicago, IL · Ian Meyer

    I grew up in a musical family. I've been teaching guitar (and bass/ukulele) throughout the Chicagoland area since 2001. I have taught hundreds of students of all ages and levels. My best trait as a teacher is patience. If you are trying, I am happy- no matter how little. I gear all lessons towards the goal of the student.

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Des Plaines Guitar Lessons

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