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Joseph Cropin Guitar Lessons

Joseph Cropin Guitar Lessons

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This professional specializes in beginner guitar lessons. Allow Joseph Cropin Guitar Lessons to aid you. This coach does electric and acoustic guitar lessons in the studio or in your own home.
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Mark B Heller

Mark B Heller

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I started playing guitar when I was in 7th grade, back in 1963. I've been in numerous bands and still perform today as a solo guitarist in restaurants, bars, clubs, festivals, corporate events and private parties. I put myself through college by teaching guitar. I work well with students of all ages, especially youth, as I make the experience fun by playing along with the students as they learn. I don't rely on books that studernts hate to use. I teach them to play by feel and from the heart and because of this they learn quickly. I also build guitars that are custom designed for the growing student and designed to be lightweight, comfortable ... View Profile
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6VibeZ Music Inc.

6VibeZ Music Inc.

5.0 1 Review
Learn more about us at: https://6vibez.com/ Before its official establishment in 2017, 6VibeZ functioned in the form of private guitar lessons since 2006. Now beside the guitar classes the company can offer bigger variety of music lessons, such as piano, flute, ukulele, voice, and music theory.
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Jon Kapity Guitar Academy

Jon Kapity Guitar Academy

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Steal the show in school music competitions or performances with help from Jon Kapity. Hire them if you are looking for a reliable and experienced guitar instructor. Read this individual's 5-star feedback online.
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Knight Music Academy

Knight Music Academy

If you're in need of someone who offers interactive guitar lessons, don't hesitate to choose this skilled individual. This coach teaches rock or metal as well as classical guitar lessons to all ages and levels. This pro is experienced in offering advanced and beginning guitar lessons.
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Jarvis Raymond Guitar Lessons

Jarvis Raymond Guitar Lessons

Looking for proficient instructors who provide rhythm guitar lessons? Their guitar training includes instruction in styles like blues, jazz and rock. This guitar teacher offers guitar lesson for beginners for all ages.
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Joseph Gajewski Guitar Lessons

Joseph Gajewski Guitar Lessons

Get professional guitar lessons with Joseph Gajewski Guitar Lessons. Hire a seasoned expert like Joseph Gajewski then. This coach is always available to help maximize your musical potential.
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Voice, Piano & Music Lessons

Voice, Piano & Music Lessons

Consider Scott if you need a reliable guitar instructor who will offer local guitar lessons for beginners. They provide local music lessons for children and adults. This provider has been offering music education for many years.
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School Of Rock Arlington Heights

School Of Rock Arlington Heights

Being one of the best rated guitar instructors, ANNMARIE GIGNAC will provide classical guitar instructions in Arlington Heights. School Of Rock Arlington Heights provide the kind of service that their customers have come to expect. They offer lead guitar lessons, guitar theory lessons, and more.
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Guitar Lessons By Mike Walsh

Guitar Lessons By Mike Walsh

Mike Walsh offers classical guitar lessons that enhance your musical talent. This pro is one of the leading guitar instructors who can provide beginner and advanced guitar instruction. Apart from acoustic guitar classes, nite flyte also offers performances of country and rock music, among others.
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Silbernik Music Academy

Silbernik Music Academy

Be an adept guitar player through the help of Irwin Silbernik. Their service is one of the best guitar lessons. This coach provides private music theory, ensemble, and bass guitar lessons, among others.
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Ambar’s Guitar Lessons

Ambar’s Guitar Lessons

Known for acoustic and blues serenades, Ambar is 24 year old musician currently based in Chicago, Illinois. With influences of Etta James and Amy Winehouse this female guitarist aims to reach all types of audiences. From jazz improv to blues riffs she looks to reach the hearts of anyone who needs a friend. Ambar looks forward to getting to know as many people as possible since everyone she meets has influences on the messages of her music. Ambar has volunteered for Girls Rock Chicago and loves giving lessons to anyone willing to learn.  ... View Profile
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School Of Rock Arlington Heights

School Of Rock Arlington Heights

ANNMARIE GIGNAC specializes in providing blues guitar lessons and has had 19 years in the biz. They also offer online lessons, creative training and more. Check out their well-rated customer comments.
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Randal Knowles Guitar Lessons

Randal Knowles Guitar Lessons

Are you planning to hire one of the best guitar teachers who provide quality acoustic guitar lessons for beginners? This pro is among the local guitar teachers who also offer bass guitar lessons. Check them out if you need guitar playing lessons.
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Ian Patrick Cler Guitar Lessons

Ian Patrick Cler Guitar Lessons

Ian Patrick Cler is one of the best guitar teachers who inspire students in achieving their goals. They have experience teaching children and adults with special needs. They provide professional music lessons for children and adults at a reasonable price.
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Nathan Niederkorn Guitar Lessons

Nathan Niederkorn Guitar Lessons

Hire the local guitar instructors in Winnetka who provide professional guitar courses. This individual has many years of experience in the business. These local music teachers have been working in the guitar tutoring business since many years ago.
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Songbird Studio Inc.

Songbird Studio Inc.

Songbird Studio is a professional music teacher who provides private and group guitar lessons. This coach has been providing private lessons for 5 years. Songbird Studio Inc. has an encouraging and family-friendly environment conducive for learning.
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Ken Becker Music

Ken Becker Music

I understand that everyone has a different path in music, with different goals and visions for themselves. I provide my students with the motivation and skills to achieve their goals, and inspire them to play. I have been part of jazz ensembles, metal/rock bands, orchestras, wedding bands, among many others, along with extensive experience on tour, writing and producing music, and studying music/audio academically. Whatever it is that inspires my students, I know how to coach them to see their vision come to fruition and become the best version of their musical self possible! ... View Profile
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Anderson Arts Center

Anderson Arts Center

Anderson Arts Center offers a variety of art classes to children ages 5 to 13 years of age through out the year. We also show over 20 different exhibitions yearly. In addition, there are ballroom dance lessons, guitar classes, jazz concerts, car shows and holiday galas. Visit our website: www.andersonartscenter.com for more information or visit Facebook for upcoming events.
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Gurnee Guitar Academy

Gurnee Guitar Academy

I teach what you want to learn. That is always my Prime Directive as they say in Star Trek. From Classical to Jazz, Rock to Pop, whatever you want to learn I'll make sure you learn it, and have fun doing it. I teach lessons, in guitar, bass, ukulele, mandolin, and banjo.
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Josy Rosales Guitar Lessons

Josy Rosales Guitar Lessons

I've been playing guitar for 14 years and I am a Berklee College of Music graduate. I have a vast understanding of the guitar and music theory as well. I shape my classes to satisfy the needs of the student. From learning songs, to improvisation to music theory, I can teach you what you need or want to learn in order to take your playing to the next level! Here is a video of me playing an Allman Brothers cover if you want to check out my playing https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZnZVyckZoOc ... View Profile
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Matthew Fadziejewski Guitar And Bass Lessons

Matthew Fadziejewski Guitar And Bass Lessons

I will not just teach people how to play guitar or bass. I will also deeply implement music theory into my teachings. I want my students to learn to make music with their instrument, not just play it. I teach classical music theory techniques used by Bach and Mozart and show them how it applies to contemporary music, including blues, rock, alternative, punk, and some metal. I am in 2 bands, one being a punk band and the other Indie/Alternative. I currently go to the College of Lake County for a music degree, and have been taking music theory courses for 4 years. I have been playing guitar for 8 years, and started taking lessons at the Old Tow ... View Profile
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School Of Rock Highwood

School Of Rock Highwood

School Of Rock Highwood offers enjoyable beginner guitar lessons for kids. This pro is among the most competent local guitar teachers for beginners. School Of Rock Highwood is an active musician who has 8 years of industry experience.
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Courses & Guides

Guitar Lessons for Beginners

Guitar Lessons for Beginners

Want to learn how to play the guitar? Go from knowing nothing about the guitar and learn to play songs everbody loves with this free course.
12 lessons 1.5 hours All levels English
Guitar Chords

Guitar Chords

Learn the best guitar chords, how to read guitar chords, and how to play guitar chords. Easy step-by-step lessons for beginners. Want to check out the lessons?
33 lessons 6.5 hours All levels English
Guitar Lessons

How much do guitar lessons cost?

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Frequently asked questions

How much do guitar lessons cost?

The average cost for guitar lessons is $40 per hour. Available for all ages and all skill levels of guitar playing, the pricing of individual or group guitar lessons can start as low as $20/hour. Teachers charge based on their location, years of teaching, levels of knowledge and expertise, and travel time (if applicable). Lessons can last from half an hour to a full hour, and are priced accordingly.


How long does it take to learn guitar?

If you just want to learn a few chords to strum along to some songs, then learning to play the guitar really isn't that hard for most people. Many students are able to learn a few chords and get a decent strumming pattern going after a few weeks. If you've had prior experience playing an instrument, you can expect to pick it up after just a few lessons.


Should I take guitar lessons online or in person lessons?

Private in person guitar lessons with a skilled instructor that is focused on you, your interests, and your progress is the most sought after experience and hard to replicate online. Plus, you tend to learn faster in person. On the other hand, online guitar lessons are quickly becoming popular. The selection of teachers is not limited to those in your geographical area and you can communicate via video in real time with your teacher in the comfort of your home. When filling out your request on Lessons.com, we recommend you select both online and local options, then compare your options and see what works best for you.


How old should children be before starting guitar lessons?

A child as young as 4 can begin to learn if they are really motivated and have a patient, creative, and devoted teacher. However, we've found almost all kids under six are too young to benefit from formal guitar lessons, as they require dexterity and levels of concentration children their age can't provide. That being said, lessons do not need to be formal right off the bat, and can just provide a fun introduction. Also, your child may benefit from using a ukulele to start, as it's smaller and easier to learn, but very similar instrument.

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