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  • J-RO School Of Music

    J-RO School Of Music

    Troy, MI · Josh Ross

    (5 reviews)

    At the J-RO School of Music, we transform ordinary people into extraordinary musicians. For the past decade, we have empowered students to reach their musical dreams and have fun along the way.  We offer: Piano, Voice, & Guitar Lessons

  • Ellie Epstein Guitar Lessons

    Ellie Epstein Guitar Lessons

    Berkley, MI · Ellie Epstein

    (4 reviews)

    My teaching approach: I have been teaching for over 17 years and performing professionally for about 22 years. I have a B.A. in music performance. I teach based on the gradiant method which means we set goals and make objective analysis of your progress towards these goals. Please contact me for a more detailed description of my teaching approach, academic and professional accomplishments. My influences are: My influences are good music and musicians of all genres and types. 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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  • Nick Behnan Guitar Lessons

    Nick Behnan Guitar Lessons

    Canton, MI · Nick Behnan

    (2 reviews)

    I'm a full time musician, session player, and songwriter. I play lead guitar for a touring funk, rock and soul band The Infatuations ( who have received over 10 Detroit Music Awards including outstanding live performance, outstanding rock/pop group, and outstanding urban/funk songwriters.  I also own a music licensing and custom composition company called JIVA Music, LLC (  We have music featured on various TV shows and films including placements on MTV, Vh1, Fuse, NBC, Nat Geo, NBC, Fox Sports, Bravo network and many others. And I do s
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  • Ashley Stover Guitar Lessons

    Ashley Stover Guitar Lessons

    Detroit, MI · Ashley Stover

    My teaching approach: I introduce students to variety's of music. I have two fender stratocaster electric guitars, guitar effect pedal, mic, and guitar amp. My influences are Eric Clapton and other blues musicians. My guitar lessons take place in: In the teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: I teach in my home in warren that is pet and smoke free. Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Scales and Exercises, Recording and Production, Guidance In Equipment Selection
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  • Michael Curry Guitar Lessons

    Michael Curry Guitar Lessons

    Inkster, MI · Michael Curry

    My teaching approach: I will teach you by focusing on Technique, How to Practice, Song learning, Creative Conditioning, Rhythm & Lead techniques, Music theory, ear training, and music reading. I focus on your short and long term goals, and basically create your own personal course of guitar instruction through published books, high quality transcriptions for song learning, as well as my own masterclass workshops. My influences are: Andres Segovia, Julian Bream, Christopher Parkening, The Romeros, Randy Rhodes, Van Halen, Malmsteen, and all the most popular Classical, Rock, Fingerstyle, and M
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  • Maestro Music Academy

    Maestro Music Academy

    Westland, MI · Patty Sopita

    We are professional music instructors, we know musical instruments, and we understand students' needs. Our instructors have years of experience in music education and teaching music. We provide the right music instructor and lesson for students of all ages and levels. Music lessons we are providing : Piano , Violin , Viola , Guitar, Bass, Banjo, Vocal, Saxophone, Clarinet, Flute, Recorder, Music theory , Music composition and many more, please contact us for more info and to request.
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  • Ron English Guitar Lessons

    Ron English Guitar Lessons

    Detroit, MI · Ron English

    My teaching approach: My teaching approach: equip the student with skills and materials for the kind of music he or she wants to play. I usually require students learn reading skills along with technical studies. My pro experience includes recording with DSO and Gladys Knight, & road work with The Four Tops, Martha Reeves, and the Supremes' Mary Wilson, as well Michigan based jazz artists and broadway show companies. My influences are: As a player: Charlie Christian, Barney Kessel, Kenny Burrell, B.B. King, Joe Pass, Wes Montgomery, Steve Cropper, Pat Metheny, Grant Green. As a teacher: Mel B
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  • Tim Kessel Guitar Lessons

    Tim Kessel Guitar Lessons

    Detroit, MI · Tim Kessel

    My teaching approach: Lesson programs are flexible, and will cater to each student's individual needs and wants. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: I currently teach at a music store in Livonia. Guitar Techniques: Recording and Production, Scales and Exercises, Music Theory, Reading Music, Jamming Skills, Performance, Fingerstyle, Rhythm guitar, Lead guitar

  • Daniel Byington Guitar Lessons

    Daniel Byington Guitar Lessons

    Detroit, MI · Daniel Byington

    My teaching approach: I have been a student of the guitar for eleven years, gaining experience in several local bands, and studying under Mike Smokovicz in Berkley. I also learned a great deal about equipment and tone working next to Bruce Egnater for several years. I am skilled in both the technical, theory based aspect of music, as well as the creative, experimental, and emotional side of it. I approach teaching with the desire to inform the student and guide their learning according to their wants and needs. I am well versed in guitar maintainance, effects, recording, and all styles and lev
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  • Robert Gallagher Guitar Lessons

    Robert Gallagher Guitar Lessons

    Huntington Woods, MI · Robert Gallagher

    My teaching approach: Gallagher's Music, winner of WDIV's Best Music Lessons in Detroit, provides excellent guitar lessons in all styles. From beginners to advanced players, lessons are geared toward your experience level. Gallagher's Music also brings private music lessons to the student's home, serving all of the Metro Detroit Area: Guitar | Bass | Piano | Voice | Drums | Violin | Cello. Robert teaches private lessons out of his studio in Huntington Woods, MI. With over 30 years of teaching experience, he reaches out, helps and inspires many. My influences are: Give us a call! My guitar less
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  • Brian Ivan Guitar Lessons

    Brian Ivan Guitar Lessons

    Detroit, MI · Brian Ivan

    My teaching approach: Coming soon My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio or the student's home Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Fingerstyle, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises, Recording and Production, Guidance In Equipment Selection

  • Autumn Barcume Guitar Lessons

    Autumn Barcume Guitar Lessons

    Detroit, MI · Autumn Barcume

    My teaching approach: I am a student at Oakland University in their music program. I teach basic music and guitar without a book in a fun way that makes it easy to learn and remember. I love working with beginners and children. My experiences with music and guitar are as followed; I run the music program at my church and an their lead guitarist and singer, I took lessons for 6 years and have been playing for 12, I have played in guitar assembles and accompanied other instruments. My influences are: I am influenced most by my music professors and what they have taught me. Also, the musicians I
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  • Sean Baker Guitar Lessons

    Sean Baker Guitar Lessons

    Detroit, MI · Sean Baker

    My teaching approach: Let's Play some GUITAR! Hi, My name is Sean Baker, and I have been playing guitar for over 25 years. I have been in featured in Guitar Player magazine multiple times, I've scored a t.v show on Fuse TV called "Talking Metal", and I've just signed my first worldwide record contract with Lion's Music. My first two cd's were mixed by Grammy Award winner Bruce Bouillet, who also makes guest appearences on my cd's. Rusty Cooley and Joe Stump have also recorded solos for my new disk. I have taught guitar for many, many years, and would LOVE to take YOU and your music to the next
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  • Ian Lounds Guitar Lessons

    Ian Lounds Guitar Lessons

    Detroit, MI · Ian Lounds

    My teaching approach: I have taught students from a variety of ages (7 yrs - 65 yrs) and have found that a more laid back, no pressure approach is key to developing a student's interest. I have played guitar for over 10 yrs and have been in gigging bands for 4 yrs. I have gigged all around the major venues in Metro Detroit. I attended the Brighton Institute of Modern Music, In Brighton, England. My influences are: Hendrix, Zeppelin, AC/DC, Metallica, Megadeth, Lenny Kravitz, Oasis, Pantera, The Darkness, Alter Bridge, Nickelback, Motley Crue, Guns N' Roses, Velvet Revolver, Judas Priest, Stev
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  • Dan Belleville Guitar Lessons

    Dan Belleville Guitar Lessons

    Detroit, MI · Dan Belleville

    My teaching approach: I teach what the student wants to learn whether it be songs, soloing or chords. I also make sure to touch on a few things such as notes and chart reading. We will discuss styles and various types of playing/gig situations(ex:grandma, coffee shop etc). I'll discuss gear and how to get the sounds the student is interested in or what the song requires. My bio can be found on my composer facebook page My influences are: Jimi Hendrix! Well, he is my main influence and is the real reason I started playing guitar. Other influences are, Alex Lifeson, Sonny Rollins, Maceo Parker,
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  • B.I.T. Music Lessons

    B.I.T. Music Lessons

    Westland, MI · IVAN Big Ive Williams

    I've been playing bass since 1972, teaching professionally, since 2007, I have toured with TBS, Temple 8, the Cosmic Wheels, played for Motown producer Ivy Jo Hunter on many studio recordings for other profession singers, The late blues Legend Soloman Burke, also recorded for The Legendary Carl Carlton, The Doo Wop tour for The Shades of Blue and Maurice Williams and the Zodiacs, toured with the MotorTown Allstars, Actor Jim Belushi, the Reflections, Sonny Turner of the Legendary Platters, and many more, 1st solo CD release in 1991 as artist Big Ive and Nem, lots of studio work on bass, and I
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  • Michael Walach Guitar Lessons

    Michael Walach Guitar Lessons

    Detroit, MI · Michael Walach

    My teaching approach: • Success driven lessons individualized for every student. • Incorporating a balance of music theory, technique, harmony in an interactive environment. • All styles explored: Blues, Jazz, Rock, Heavy Metal, Acoustic etc. • In depth analysis of chord-scale relationships, and building techniques. • Picking techniques: Alternate picking, economy/sweep picking, hybrid picking and finger picking. • Essentials of guitar anatomy and history. ========================================= Sweep Picking. • Understand arpeggios, how to construct them, moveable forms including rhythmic v
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  • Rochester Music Instruction

    Rochester Music Instruction

    Rochester, MI · Tony Karam

    I approach teaching music like a language and enjoy incorporating music theory in with lessons. I thing a big part of taking lessons is understanding what your doing along with playing it.

  • Adrian Hunter Guitar Lessons

    Adrian Hunter Guitar Lessons

    Detroit, MI · Adrian Hunter

    My teaching approach: When teaching a student the first thing i like to do is ask what they want to learn, there is no sense in making them learn modes and scales when all they really want to do is jam some rock n roll. In the case you do want to learn in depth theory that's just fine, i will work with you for as long as you need. I teach using my bass and my guitar (depending on student needs) through a Kustom 25 watt amp. When teaching about recording i start with FL Studio 10 and can work up to pro-tools depending on student wants and needs. My influences are: All the greats, John Paul Jon
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  • Steve Schwartz Guitar Lessons

    Steve Schwartz Guitar Lessons

    Detroit, MI · Steve Schwartz

    My teaching approach: I've been an active member of the Blues Community for over 30 years. I've played with The Alligators for 18 years and the 2009 Detroit Music Awards 2009 Blues Instrumentalist of the Year nominee. My goal is to ensure you have fun while learning. 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: Located in the Farmington/West Bloomfield area. I provide lessons in your home or mine. Guitar Techniques: Guidance In Equipment Selection, Scales and Exercises, Jamming Skills, Performance, Slide
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  • Joe Napier Guitar Lessons

    Joe Napier Guitar Lessons

    Detroit, MI · Joe Napier

    My teaching approach: ive been playing for 37 years.started wene i was 9.started playing bluegass and country,heard led zepplin and went to rock!jimmy page and eddie vanhalen are my biggist influences.there so many great players out there love teaching how and why chords and scales work together. My influences are: my dad. chet adtkins, jimmy page eddie vanhalen. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar lessons typically take place on these days and hours: everyday between 3pm until 5pm Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Fingerstyle, Performance
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  • Axis Music Academy

    Axis Music Academy

    Detroit, MI · Axis Music

    Description about my music education organization's philosophy, experience, community, curriculum, and faculty: Axis Music Academy is a music school that teaches students of all levels more than ten instruments with a primary focus on modern guitar, bass, piano, drums, and voice, and a secondary tier of western orchestral and classical instruments. The bulk of the instruction is carried out in a standard private lesson and/or full class format. Alternatively students can choose to take lessons in the priv Instrument Type: Acoustic guitar, Electric guitar, Classical guitar, Electric bass Musi
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  • Davis Guitar Studio

    Davis Guitar Studio

    Detroit, MI · Jeff Davis

    Description about my music education organization's philosophy, experience, community, curriculum, and faculty: At Davis Guitar Studios, our mission is to provide a comfortable, safe and dynamically fun learning environment. It is my desire to teach all students, regardless of musical background or preferences and introduce the necessary concepts to build excitement in learning to play the guitar. 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 Guita
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  • Michigan Music Center, LLC

    Michigan Music Center, LLC

    Detroit, MI · David Micah

    Academic Oppotunities: private lessons, ensemble classes, recitals/performance, composition/songwriting, harmony, rhythm, music reading, theory, film scoring 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, Flamenco Guitar, HipHop Guitar, Pop Guitar, Ethnic Guitar, Jazz Guitar
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  • Cyber Music Gear

    Cyber Music Gear

    Detroit, MI · Corin Spencer

    Description about my music education organization's philosophy, experience, community, curriculum, and faculty: Here at Cyber Music we feel everyone is capable of playing an instrument, our instructors can take any student from begginer to advance and lead them to the musical path they want to take. All instructors are professional musican. Instrument Type: Classical guitar, Electric bass, Electric guitar, Acoustic guitar Music Styles Reggae Guitar, Christian/Gospel Guitar, Ethnic Guitar, Jazz Guitar, HipHop Guitar, Classical Guitar, Bluegrass Guitar, R & B Guitar, Metal Guitar, Alternative
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  • Michele Ramo Guitar Lessons

    Michele Ramo Guitar Lessons

    Pontiac, MI · Michele Ramo

    My teaching approach: Ramo is a Fingerstyle Nylon Jazz Guitarist ~ Jazz Violinist ~ Composer ~ Educator, Performer, and Teacher with more than 35 years of experience in live performance - jazz, orchestral, studio work, recordings, composing, finale engraving and teaching. Inventor of the ‘Ramo Hei-D MOSTRO’ 8 String guitar. My guitar lessons take place in: In the teacher's studio Guitar Techniques: Recording and Production, Guidance In Equipment Selection, Song Writing, Scales and Exercises, Music Theory, Reading Music, Jamming Skills, Improvisation, Performance, Vocal Accompaniment, Finger
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  • JCs Drum And Music Academy

    JCs Drum And Music Academy

    Rochester, MI · Joe Chila

    JC's has been a leader in music education since 1988. With an Emphasis on Rhythm and Fun! We have helped thousands of students begin and continue on their musical journey. We are one of the best music academies in the Rochester area, offering private lessons in all popular instruments, as well as voice. We know you are busy and it can be very hard to find a reliable music teacher. That's why we go above and beyond to find the BEST music teachers in the entire region--so you don't have to!Our staff consists of experienced music teachers, capable of teaching all ages and levels. We constantly re
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  • Jerry Luck School Of Music

    Jerry Luck School Of Music

    Eastpointe, MI · Jerry Luck School Of Music

    Macomb's music shop since 1949! Our mission is to give you the finest music education at an affordable price. We offer lessons for all ages, all instruments, as well as voice lessons. Our professional staff will assist you in achieving your musical goals. To be placed on schedule you will need to prepay for the initial lesson. Afterwards we have various plans to suit your budget and attendance abilities
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  • New Songs Entertainment, LLC

    New Songs Entertainment, LLC

    Troy, MI · Krystal Kuehn

    Krystal is a musician and songwriter for over 25 years. She loves to teach new beginners at any age how to play guitar! Krystal is a songwriter & musician (guitar and bass guitar). She writes songs in the genres of pop, rock, country, singer/songwriter and instrumental. She is currently coached and mentored by a renowned music industry veteran, songwriter and music producer. Krystal is also a guitar instructor. She loves to teach new beginners at any age how to play guitar, develop their potential, and enjoy the process. Her teaching style encompasses a solid foundation with patient, caring
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