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St Charles Guitar Lessons

J. Oscar School Of Music

J. Oscar School Of Music

5.0 10 Reviews
We are a Christian based music school that provides an incredible facility and atmosphere perfect for learning. Note reading is the standard method of teaching and will always be the fundamental basis for most everything we do. However, we are also able to incorporate ear training by experienced instructors with a background in Jazz, Gospel, and Blues. This opens up another exciting avenue of learning.  ... View Profile
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Guitar Lessons With Matthew Von Doran

Guitar Lessons With Matthew Von Doran

5.0 9 Reviews
• Be empowered through one-on-one sessions • Expand your possibilities as a guitarist & musician with a personalized curriculum • Learn how to absorb more material at a deeper level in a shorter amount of time • Practice effectively with an accelerated goal-oriented approach • Increase your motivation • Sharpen your focus & concentration • Utilize proven time management skills Lessons can cover: • All styles of music • Lead guitar • Rhythm guitar • Fingerstyle • Vocal Accompaniment • Performance • Improvisation • Jamming Skills • Reading Music • Music ... View Profile
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Shock City School Of Music

Shock City School Of Music

5.0 7 Reviews
Shock City School of Music is an affiliate of the Most Trusted Recording Studio in St Louis!  At Shock City School of Music, we are commited to spirited learning, growth, development and fun.  We empower our students to ask insightful questions, explore creativity through creation, learning and performance of music. Our unique and individualistic approach is wonderful for all ages an abilities.
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Mustang Guitar Instruction

Mustang Guitar Instruction

5.0 4 Reviews
Why pay a fortune at a guitar store when you can get as good, if not better at a better price and have an instructor that can come to you if needed. Straight forward ground up instruction, designed to build the skills you need for any kind of music interest. Specializing in the begginer student to intermediate student that feels their playing is lacking. What I want to give to you is a proven, scientific approach to Guitar instruction. Why do you hire a guitar teacher? Because you are unsure of of what to study, in what order to study, and about your technique. My goal is for you to be able to teach yourself. I can have you able to take over ... View Profile
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Complete Guitar Lessons

Complete Guitar Lessons

5.0 2 Reviews
I have played guitar for 41 years and also do home recording using daw. I am a songwriter as well having writtens hundreds of songs since I was a boy. I was first formally taught how to play guitar and read music Currently I have a song on Amazon and Sound Cloud and am about to release others as well. I enjoy rock, blues, folk, alternative and fingerpicked guitar. My list of guitarist that I admire is way too long to list here.
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Altman Music Studio

Altman Music Studio

5.0 1 Review
I love to use the Faber books for my piano students. Piano methods include Faber and Faber and some Alfred books. I use the whole set of books including the lesson, theory, technique, and performance books. Professional organizations include Federation of music teachers, Piano Teacher's Round Table, World piano club, Missouri Music Teacher's Association, and National Music Teacher's Association. I cannot come to your home, due to the distance, but I offer skype lessons. ... View Profile
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Rob Amaro Guitar Lessons

Rob Amaro Guitar Lessons

My teaching approach: All lessons are provided by a degreed professional music educator with a Bachelor Degree in Instrumental Music Education (B.M.E.) and State of Missouri Teacher Certification. Learn from a Degreed Professional Music Educator, not just someone who plays the guitar and thinks they can teach!!! In business for over 13 years, Amaro Studio Of Music provides the highest quality of music instruction at affordable rates. Students of all ages, and all levels, are welcome! Conveniently located in the Florissant - Hazelwood area. References available. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me t ... View Profile
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Brant Kindred Guitar Lessons

Brant Kindred Guitar Lessons

My teaching approach: Brant's previous band placed 7th in the nation of the Bodog Battle of the Bands and was offered a European tour on Second City Records. Brant currently plays in the "Stadler Project" with Eric Stadler. 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: Studio is located in O'Fallon, MO. I service some of St Charles and Lincoln Co. Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises, Song Writing, Guidance In Equipment Selection ... View Profile
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Eric Stadler Guitar Lessons

Eric Stadler Guitar Lessons

My teaching approach: Don't settle for amateur instruction when you can learn from a PRO!! All skill levels accepted, beginning to advanced. *Flexible schedules allow students to make up missed lessons.* Call now & reserve your time slot to take advantage of this amazing opportunity to learn everything you ever wanted to know about playing the guitar!! If you're tired of boring instructors & want to get excited about playing the guitar again, give me a call! I have been in Guitar Play Magazine, NU Magazine, & have air time on several radio stations. Ask me about my credentials! MANY happy references available!! My influences are: I have a ... View Profile
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Bob Lucas Guitar Lessons

Bob Lucas Guitar Lessons

All lessons are private, one on one sessions, the Studio features soundproofed teaching rooms, plenty of free parking, and a flat monthly fee for easy budgeting. A free, no obligation lesson is available for all new students. We'll talk about student goals, how and what we teach, and make recommendations to help in the achievement on musical goals. Lessons are available Monday through Saturday and every effort is made to find a convenient day and time. Current students range in age from 7 years old to senior citizens. ... View Profile
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My Music Room

My Music Room

My teaching approach: I am dedicated to the education and empowerment of kids and adults of all ages through music and especially the guitar. Students are encouraged to explore and discover their own talents and capabilities. My influences are: Crosby Stills Nash and Young, James Taylor, Carole King, Neil Young, The Band, but I am familiar with modern pop and rock, such as Taylor Swift, Imagine Dragons, Coldplay, etc.   My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio in Kirkwood, Mo.   Guitar lessons typically take place on these days and hours: Mon-Thurs.   Guitar Techniques: Rhythm guitar, Fingerstyle, Improvisation, Re ... View Profile
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Steve Podgorski Guitar Lessons

Steve Podgorski Guitar Lessons

My teaching approach: www us out at www.cityguitar.net My influences are: www us out at www.cityguitar.net My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: Studio located in the Central West end, convenient to University City, Clayton, SLU, UMSL, and WashU Guitar Techniques: Guidance In Equipment Selection, Recording and Production, Song Writing, Scales and Exercises, Music Theory, Reading Music, Jamming Skills, Improvisation, Performance, Slide Guitar, Fingerstyle, Open tuning, Rhythm guitar, Lead guitar Your first guitar lesson with me might include the following: www ... View Profile
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Alvin Zamudio Music, Production & Art

Alvin Zamudio Music, Production & Art

Alvin Zamudio is an award winning composer, producer and visual artist. Alvin's greatest assett to his talent is his ability to work in multiple genres of music and music production as well as in fine art and graphic design. With him as a resource, you can go from lyrics on paper all the way to a fully produced and designed album that is distributed to every digital store online including iTunes, google play, spotify and more. He also offers training and lessons in music writing and audio production. ... View Profile
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Johnny Skuzbucket Guitar Lessons

Johnny Skuzbucket Guitar Lessons

My teaching approach: I have been a professional musician for over twenty years and I understand that everyone learns differently, so I will custom tailor your lessons to your individual needs and what you want to learn. My influences are: As an artist I don't let myself be influenced by other musicians, but I take inspiration from anyone & anything that has something significant to offer. My guitar lessons take place in: The student's home Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: All St. Louis, or anywhere in the world via webcam. uitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Fingerstyle, Slide Guitar, Pe ... View Profile
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Larry Bolles Guitar Lessons

Larry Bolles Guitar Lessons

My teaching approach: I individualize the lessons to help you reach your goals efficiently. I have studied nearly all guitar styles at the university level and teach both university students and those who want to play for fun. I love using the many disciplines I have pursued to put in your hands great pieces and exercises that fit your tastes and that will not waste your time. The shortest road to mastery is intelligent and passionate practice. The next right piece or excercises for your level is essential- much nore important than the same rote method many put in front of students. I love helping you reach goals. My influences are: Pepe Ro ... View Profile
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Kyle Sanders Guitar Lessons

Kyle Sanders Guitar Lessons

My teaching approach: Our main focus is improving our students technique. By locating problems with our students approach, we can give them a more efficiant practice plan that will promote faster learning. Single Lessons are also available!! My influences are: Randy Rhodes, Zakk Wylde, Malmsteen, Jeff Beck, George Lynch, Dimebag 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 Dogtown, My students home Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Fingerstyle, Slide Guitar, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Musi ... View Profile
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Mozingo Music

Mozingo Music

We’re the local leader in lessons and have taught tens of thousands of students on just about every instrument imaginable. Check out our Lessons section and read some of the testimonials from other parents — we’ve been around longer than most because we love what we do. We look forward to helping your child develop a love that can last a lifetime — the love of music.
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Rhythm Music And Performing Arts Studio

Rhythm Music And Performing Arts Studio

At Rhythm Studio, our students receive a level of holistic music and performance instruction that goes beyond the basics and develops well trained musicians and performers.  We teach all levels of students from beginners to professional performers.  We teach children to adults, and offer a welcoming, comfortable and encouraging atmosphere. Our instructors all teach within the studio and do not travel to students homes. They are all encouraging instructors who ask you what your goals are with lessons, so they can tailor their lesson plan to help you achieve your goals.  Our instructors have achieved Bachelor's Degrees in mu ... View Profile
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Wentzville Music

Wentzville Music

We have experienced, certified teachers.  We are involved in competitions for the students, including theory.  We have 2 - recitals and master classes per year. We have everything needed to get a music student started from new and used instruments rental or purchase, published music, instrument accessories, musical gifts. We are conveniently located in Wentzville. 
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Gateway Guitars

Gateway Guitars

I teach professional guitar and piano lessons in the home in the St. Louis and surrounding area. I have a background in classical, but I am flexible with many different musical styles, including pop, rock, jazz, blues, folk and country.
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David Hagerty Guitar Lessons

David Hagerty Guitar Lessons

My teaching approach: I believe lessons should be fun!! This can only be achieved by focusing on individual students' goals. It IS possible to learn your instrument and music theory in a comprehensive way while learning songs and techniques you like! And without feeling as if you're taking an algebra test!! It DOES take discipline and consistent practice but music is fun. My guitar lessons take place in: Either location Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Fingerpicking, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises, Song Writing, Recording and Production, Gui ... View Profile
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Townsend Music School

Townsend Music School

Description about my music education organization's philosophy, experience, community, curriculum, and faculty: Townsend Music School has been providing the best in music education for over 58 years. Our instructors are professional teachers whose lives are devoted to teaching children as well as adults the joys of making music. We emphasize the basics for beginners while making the learning process fun and exciting. Our artist instructors are able to teach beginners as well as very advanced pupils. ... View Profile
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Chris Helmick Music Lessons

Chris Helmick Music Lessons

Hello. My name is Chris. I teach music/instrument lessons and am a Board Certified Music Therapist. I have been playing guitar for 20 years and have more than 25 years experience playing music. I have experience touring, playing in bands, recording, live sound, and directing shows. I can teach music theory, guitar, mandolin, vocals, beginner piano, show performance, and songwriting. I am able to teach in several styles and am able to build around your experience and goals. ... View Profile
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ST. PETERS PERFORMING ARTS MUSIC STUDIO

ST. PETERS PERFORMING ARTS MUSIC STUDIO

The St. Peters Performing Arts Music Studio has been in existence for sixteen years and is sanctioned by the City of St. Peters.  We are located inside the Cultural Arts Center inside City Hall of St. Peters on the second floor above the lobby area.  We are members of the Mid America Music Festival Competition held every summer at the end of July and our students win Superior trophies every summer at this festival.  We have had the Top Winner in Classical Piano, and Classical Voice and also Musical Theater Vocal Divisions.  We give two major recitals a year and take our students to retirement homes to perform several times ... View Profile
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Joseph Moreland Guitar Lessons

Joseph Moreland Guitar Lessons

My teaching approach: 20 years playing experience. Approach is to teach students to play songs they love by their favorite artists. For beginner this may often mean playing simplified versions. Beginners learn chords first and then move on to learning how to read music, individual notes on guitar, scales, etc. My influences are: Primary three influences are Eric Clapton, Metallica, Stevie Ray Vaughn. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: My place. Guitar Techniques: Song Writing, Scales and Exercises, Music Theory, Reading Music, Jamming Skills, Improvisation, ... View Profile
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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
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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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