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  • Reverb Lessons

    Reverb Lessons

    Washington, DC 20001

    5.0 (11)

    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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  • The Note Factory

    The Note Factory

    Columbia, MD 21044

    5.0 (11)

    My name is Mike Zampi and I teach music instruction in Columbia and Severna Park in Acoustic, Electric, Instrumental, Folk, Open Tunings, Jazz, Lead, Blues, and Rock guitar.I also teach bass, drums, percussion, steel drums, ukele, vocals, lyric writing, production, engineering, and songwriting.I've been teaching music instruction for 28 years and my goal is turn each student into a musician by reading music, understanding note values, and learning the art of playing by ear.  I have been a professional musician for 46 years and have released seven personal CDs and two DVDs.  I have al
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  • Ottley Music School, Inc.

    Ottley Music School, Inc.

    Hyattsville, MD 20782

    5.0 (6)

    Ottley Music School (OMS) is a multi-faceted, Better Business Bureau A+ rated business accredited, musical learning institution established in the Washington, D.C. area in 1973. Its motto is Founder Nevilla E. Ottley has earned B.Mus. (music ed. and piano)., M.A. (music history and organ performance), M.Mus. (choral and orchestral conducting), and has received about a dozen awards for her work in the DMV. A full biography is found at http://www.iamaonline.com/Bio/Nevilla_Eloise_Ottley-Adjahoe.htm . OMS offers private lessons with over a dozen qualified teachers in piano, organ, voice and drama
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  • Larry Hoffman Music

    Larry Hoffman Music

    Baltimore, MD 21201

    5.0 (3)

    I teach all Levels and Styles of folk, blues, and jazz guitar as well as all levels of music theory. My fees are $60 an hour / $35 a half-hour Details of my program: I teach students to understand the instrument --and music --in such a way as to prepare them for whatever styles of music they choose to play. I will teach you how to play and improvise over songs of all styles, as well as how to create your own arrangements of songs that you choose, in any idiom, as well as creating your own songs. SONGS -- students choose the songs that they most want to play, and I coach them as they create ind
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  • Seidenman's Guitar

    Seidenman's Guitar

    Germantown, MD 20874

    5.0 (3)

    I have been performing as a professional classical guitarist for over 25 years. I have at least 15 years of experience teaching guitar, including teaching at Dale Music Co. and Montgomery College Music Department as an adjunct guitar instructor. I am currently on the faculty of the Maryland Music Academy in Columbia, Maryland. I started guitar lessons when I was 8 years old, and have studied with a few well known concert guitarists. I have performed in master classes with internationally recognized guitarists, have given solo guitar recitals in several concert halls, as well as performed in in
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  • Dan Mack Guitar Lessons

    Dan Mack Guitar Lessons

    Germantown, MD 20876

    5.0 (1)

    My teaching approach: I’m a Conservatory-trained guitarist, and I have performed and taught guitar for over 25 years. I teach many styles, including classical, folk, rock blues and more. For beginners, I teach easy notes and chords, basic rhythm, strumming and picking, and how to tune the guitar. Lessons for more advanced students are tailored to their specific needs. All students will use their favorite music as a basis for lessons. I encourage students learn to read standard music notation as well as tabs and chord symbols. I also teach “painless” music theory, using the gu
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    Best of 2018
  • NoVa Guitar Lessons

    NoVa Guitar Lessons

    Sterling, VA 20165

    5.0 (1)

    My teaching approach: I specialize in total beginners and "frustrated intermediates" on acoustic guitar. I have developed very sturctured, proven method that teaches the student to establish basics skills, and then build upon them, at their pace. See more at my website: http://novaguitarlessons.com My guitar lessons take place in: in the teacher's studio or student's home Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: Loudoun County Fairfax County Reston VA Herndon VA Sterling VA Leesburg VA Ashburn VA Guitar Techniques: Rhythm guitar, Fingerstyle, Vocal Accompaniment, Reading Mus
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    Best of 2018
  • Christian Arts Studio

    Christian Arts Studio

    Sterling, VA 20164

    4.0 (1)

    I am very experienced and can accommodate and customize lessons according to students needs. I fell in love with music at an early age, and was attracted to guitar music at age 15.   Since then, I've been collecting guitars, learning all about the different brands.  I also began to explore different playing styles.   I played electric bass guitar in my first band

  • Dan Lamaestra - One Step Up Studio

    Dan Lamaestra - One Step Up Studio

    Vienna, VA 22181

    I have played music for my entire adult life, and started on guitar at the age of 16. The US NavyBand is my main job, where I work as a classical and jazz pianist, and occasionally play guitar and bass as required for the job. I have been there for 13 years, and hold the position of presidential support pianist, for the White House and other official VIP functions. I am a student of music history and music theory, and believe every music student should have a well rounded approach to playing music. If you play by ear, I can help you read and understand what you are playing. If you are a r
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  • Aaron Thaul Piano And Guitar Lessons

    Aaron Thaul Piano And Guitar Lessons

    Chevy Chase, MD 20815

    I am a piano and guitar player with many years of teaching experience both privately and at Bach 2 Rock Music School in Bethesda. I studied Jazz at Emory University and spent 3 years playing in Jazz Combos there. I love Rock n' Roll, Classic Rock, Blues, Jazz, Classical, Showtunes and I enjoy learning to play new pop songs as well as writing some of my own music. My greatest strengths as a teacher, I'm told, are that I'm fun, easy to get along with and good at simplifying complicated pieces. Looking forward to meeting you and getting started!
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  • Michelle Webb Guitar Lessons

    Michelle Webb Guitar Lessons

    Washington, DC 20004

    My teaching approach: Guitarist Michelle Webb is is recognized as a incredibly creative and innovative guitarists and a restless collaborator who is engaged in exploring and extending the boundaries of her instrument. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: My guitar studio in Brentwood/Mt. Rainier MD Music & Arts (Oxen Hill, MD) Guitar Techniques: Guidance In Equipment Selection, Recording and Production, Song Writing, Scales and Exercises, Music Theory, Reading Music, Jamming Skills, Improvisation, Performance, Vocal
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  • Michael Scoglio Guitar Lessons

    Michael Scoglio Guitar Lessons

    Washington, DC 20004

    My teaching approach: Michael Scoglio hails from Washington D.C. with a degree in bass performance from the Catholic University of America. He's had the pleasure of headlining the Luxor in Las Vegas, Disneyland, and the Kennedy Center with various groups and ensembles. He will customize the lesson to your particular musical tastes, and will guarantee that your lesson will be a fun and exciting experience every time. My guitar lessons take place in: In the student's home Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Fingerpicking, Slide Guitar, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation
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  • Arena Sound Music Instruction

    Arena Sound Music Instruction

    Washington, DC 20004

    Description about my music education organization's philosophy, experience, community, curriculum, and faculty: Lessons should be enjoyable and designed around the student's or parent's goals. Description of scholarships or financial assistance : We plan to add a scholarship program. Instrument Type: Acoustic guitar, Electric guitar, Classical guitar, Electric bass Music Styles Rock Guitar, Blues Guitar, Folk Guitar, Country Guitar, Alternative Guitar, R & B Guitar, Metal Guitar, Bluegrass Guitar, Classical Guitar, HipHop Guitar, Pop Guitar, Jazz Guitar, Christian/Gospel Guitar
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  • Brian White Guitar Lessons

    Brian White Guitar Lessons

    Silver Spring, MD 20901

    My teaching approach: I find teaching to be the most rewarding field of music. I have been playing bass for 20 years and spent the majority in studio production of the bass. I spent the last 6 years touring trough Europe,Canada. and the United States. My musical background and influences ranga from classical to hard rock with a lot in the middle. I have a vast knowledge of not just music theory,but of the bass guitar. My guitar lessons take place in: Either location Guitar Techniques: Fingerpicking, Improvisation, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises, Recording and Production, Guidance In Equi
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  • Bill Mott Guitar Lessons

    Bill Mott Guitar Lessons

    Silver Spring, MD 20901

    My teaching approach: Very laidback style of teaching. Degreed from University of Maryland. Past instructor at Bill's Music House and Music and Arts. Past students have been accepted into the Berklee College of Music and Peabody Conservatory. My influences are: Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, John Coltraine, BB King, Freddy King, Stevie Ray Vaughn 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: Mike's Music House and at my home studio in Columbia, Maryland Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open t
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  • Julie Starling  Music Lessons - Piano, Guitar, Uke, Bass

    Julie Starling Music Lessons - Piano, Guitar, Uke, Bass

    Silver Spring, MD 20906

    Learn the Music YOU want to play! I teach piano and guitar, ukulele, and electric bass. Pop, rock, classical, blues, folk, jazz, improvising, arranging, composing, and music theory. Relaxed and fun! 20+ years experience. I started teaching music lessons at age 15.  BA in Drama/Music  CUA 1988.  AFA in Studio Art MC 2010. I currently study online at Berklee College of Music.  

  • Josh Urban Guitar Lessons

    Josh Urban Guitar Lessons

    Silver Spring, MD 20901

    My teaching approach: Hi there! I'm Josh, and I teach guitar for a living. I view myself as an ambassador to music, and want you to love it as much as I do. I truly believe we can all be great artists, or at least have a blast while playing guitar. It's my goal to help you...rock out! All levels are welcome in my studio. I work for you, and I never forget that. In addition to teaching, I play locally as well My influences are: Stevie Ray Vaughan, Jimi Hendrix, Chuck Brown, Beethoven, Eddie Van Halen, Charlie Parker, Joe Satriani, Paul Gilbert, Jeff Beck My guitar lessons take place in: The t
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  • Jamin Kuhn Guitar Lessons

    Jamin Kuhn Guitar Lessons

    Silver Spring, MD 20901

    My teaching approach: I try to balance the personal goals of the student with what can help them achieve those goals. I also try to balance curiculum with free inquiry and improvisation. My influences are: John Standeffer, Joe Satriani, Switchfoot, dc Talk, Israel Houghton, Kirk Franklin, Caleb, U2, Coldplay, Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, John Mark Mcmillan, Phil Keaggy, Steven Curtis Chapman 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: Bowie, MD 20716 Guitar Techniques: Scales and Exercises, Music Theory,
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  • Tony Fazio Guitar Lessons

    Tony Fazio Guitar Lessons

    Silver Spring, MD 20901

    My teaching approach: Tony Fazio has extensive experience in performing and teaching. He has a bachelors degree in music from Berklee College of Music, along with a musical family, whose dad got him interested in playing guitar since he was 7 years old. Tony Fazio has played at many major music festivals with bands such as Memphis Gold and Charlie Sayles . These festivals had many national performers also on the line up, such as James Brown, Buddy Guy, Jimmie Vaughan, Shameka Copeland, Duke Robillard, Deanna Bogart, Bobby Parker, Spyro Gyra, Los Lobos, Jimmy Cliff, etc. Tony has also professio
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  • Frederick Wilchek Guitar Lessons

    Frederick Wilchek Guitar Lessons

    Silver Spring, MD 20903

    My teaching approach: Consistant technical development and note reading along with students favorite music My influences are: Hendrix, Segovia etc My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar lessons typically take place on these days and hours: Mon-Thurs Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Fingerstyle, Slide Guitar, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises, Song Writing, Guidance In Equipment Selection Your first guitar lesson with me might include the following: Student pla
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  • Suzanne Brindamour Guitar Lessons

    Suzanne Brindamour Guitar Lessons

    Silver Spring, MD 20901

    My teaching approach: I have been a performing singer/songwriter/guitarist for 15 years, as well as a composer for film & television. I have taught lessons to all ages for over 3 years. Lessons are tailored to the student and taught holistically. We go at the student's pace and take the appropriate direction to inspire the student to continue. Learn to train your ear, chords, songs, rhythm, finger picking, basic theory & understanding of music. Lastly, I have a great love of music and will do my best to cheer you on! My influences are: My influences include: Joni Mitchell, James Taylor, Patty
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  • Victor Crisen Guitar Lessons

    Victor Crisen Guitar Lessons

    Olney, MD 20832

    My teaching approach: Lessons are taught and tailored to the individual. Using years of experience teaching and performing, plus special interests of the student. My influences are: My influences range from just about anywhere. I have played jazz, funk, rock, and many styles, professionally. I am a member of Chopteeth Afrofunk Big Band. A band that has released two WAMMIE winning albums, played at top venues, and collaborated with international musicians. www.chopteeth.com My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: Studio Aca
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  • Larry Rice Guitar Lessons

    Larry Rice Guitar Lessons

    Falls Church, VA 22046

    My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar lessons typically take place on these days and hours: Sunday 9am - 10pm Monday - Wednesday 8am - 10pm Thursday 8am - 7pm Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Fingerstyle, Slide Guitar, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises, Song Writing, Recording and Production, Guidance In Equipment Selection
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  • Steve Killian Guitar Lessons

    Steve Killian Guitar Lessons

    Fairfax, VA 22030

    My teaching approach: I design lesson plans to fit the individual student. Please visit my website at www.stevekillian.net to hear audio samples, read student testimonials and more! My influences are: Joe Pass, George Benson, Chet Atkins, Barney Kessel My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar lessons typically take place on these days and hours: My teaching hours are very flexible and I am usually able to accomodate student's schedules. Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Vocal Accompaniment, Improvisation, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises Your first
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  • ROCKmeGUITARS

    ROCKmeGUITARS

    Rockville, MD 20850

    ROCKmeGUITARS is a fun, energy-packed and safe environment where kids are encouraged to love God, music, their band members, and their electric guitar or bass. Our desire is to partner with parents to teach kids (6 & Up) music as languange skills using technology, Rock, Blues and Worship and this to serve as foundation for their musical growth and performances in their lives. The Method 1) Music is a language...... By: Victor Wooten. Both music and verbal languages serve the same purpose. They are both forms of expression. They can be used as a way to communicate with others, they can be r
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  • Byrd Inspiration Airshows & Guitar Lessons

    Byrd Inspiration Airshows & Guitar Lessons

    Hyattsville, MD 20785

    Friendly and Humble Greetings, My name is Doug Byrd and I am a life student in all my areas of expertise; especially with regards to my instruction. I have to study, learn, and dynamically adapt to each one of my students in order to provide them with the most efficient and effective instruction possible. I am great with kids too. And I have an extremely open mind and am very flexible; so please feel free to talk to me; feedback good or bad always helps to accomplish the common objective. I specialize in Bass/ Lead Guitar, and Aviation. All of which I do professionally. I also instruct Beg
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  • Tom Lawrence Music

    Tom Lawrence Music

    Columbia, MD 21044

    I have 30 years experience teaching guitar and have taught over a thousand students how to play. I have refined a method that gets results quickly and makes learning fun. 

  • MPW Studios

    MPW Studios

    Germantown, MD 20874

    32 years experience teaching in-home music lessons to students from age 4 to 84...Music is my life, i do it full time, and i make it FUN for my students. 40 years as a performing musician in the Washington, D.C. metro area. Long time member of the American Federation of Musicians. Very good with children and problem students. Holistic and real world methodology prepares students for: school band, ensemble playing (rock, jazz bands, etc.), note reading, music theory, interpretation, ear training. Most styles taught, with an emphasis on what the student really enjoys, which is the basis of my su
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  • The Music Loft

    The Music Loft

    Herndon, VA 20170

    Thank you for your interest in The Music Loft. Let me tell you a little bit about The Music Loft and what we do: The Music Loft is a center of excellence for music education.  We specialize in private music instruction. All of our teachers are certified music educators and have experience working with all kinds of learners.  Each lesson is customized to fit your child's learning style.  Our lesson program runs in 8 week semesters (you can register at any time however).  We offer 7- 30 minute private lessons here at the studio with the same teacher on the same day and time t
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  • Robert Adams Guitar Lessons

    Robert Adams Guitar Lessons

    Silver Spring, MD 20901

    My teaching approach: I like to ensure that the student has a firm grasp on the guitar's tuning system and how that works out in patterns on the guitar and then based upon the students goals and objectives begin to work out how they want to best express themselves. I own a variety of electric and acoustic guitars; Fender, PRS, Takamine and amps as well Roland, Fender, Line 6, Peavey, Crate. I generally let the students try to find what THEY like and how we can develop the sound they hear in THEIR heads. My influences are: Prince, Jesse Johnson, Jimmy Nolan, Freddie Stone, Leo Nocentelli, Dez
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