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  • Cary School Of Creative Arts

    Cary School Of Creative Arts

    Cary, NC 27513

    5.0 (15)

    Get Ready to Rock in our Music Department! CSCA offers instruction in literally any style of music from Rock, Jazz, and Fusion to Contemporary and Classical. 

  • Backwoods Music Studio

    Backwoods Music Studio

    Raleigh, NC 27613

    5.0 (11)

    Rob LittleI’ve been performing and playing guitar for over 40 years. Like many musicians my age I remember watching the Beatles on a small black & white TV in my parents bedroom and the impact it had on my desire to play any instrument. In 4th grade my parents enrolled me in the Los Angeles Conservatory of Music playing the trombone.  I learned the importance of music theory and musicianship in a formal brass band setting.  I continued playing Trombone, but a friend let me borrow his Sears "Stella" guitar and I was instantly hooked.  I was living and breathing all styl
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    Best of 2018
  • Owen Hurter Guitar Lessons

    Owen Hurter Guitar Lessons

    Morrisville, NC 27560

    5.0 (7)

    My teaching approach: I love to meet the students where they are at. The music they love is the music we will work on an from second lesson on you will start playing the music you love. My goal is to encourage you to be all you can be and to achieve all your goals! My influences are: Any creative musician. My guitar lessons take place in a studio at my home in Morrisville or in a location close to Briarcreek. I teach songwriting, chords, rhythm, soloing, theory, etc. I teach pop, rock, country, alternative, Christian Contemporary. 
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    Best of 2018
  • Family Piano Academy

    Family Piano Academy

    Raleigh, NC 27614

    5.0 (6)

    Family Piano serves over 400 piano students in the Raleigh area in two studio locations and several after school programs.  Our friendly, professional staff of about 20 instructors is well versed in classical, jazz, pop, Latin, theory, and composition.  We offer a free trial lesson with no strings attached, and our students are never obligated beyond a month at a time. We have lots of low preussure performance opportunities for students who would like to take advantage of them.  And, Family Piano Academy has an incredible online resource that we provide to all of our students wi
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  • Reverb Lessons

    Reverb Lessons

    Raleigh, NC 27601

    5.0 (3)

    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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  • Da Capo Al Coda

    Da Capo Al Coda

    Durham, NC 27713

    4.3 (3)

    Da Capo Al Coda is formed by professional instructors and performers with the goal to inspire through positive and upbeat teaching styles, and encourage our students to reach their goals. Our studio has an artistic atmosphere; with beautiful practice rooms; and dedicated, experienced, and fun to work with instructors. DCAC studio is conveniently located steps away from a variety of restaurants, dentist, grocery store, physical tehrapy offices, the Southpoint Mall, and more in case you need to run some errands while your child is having a lesson! To learn more about DCAC studio visit our w
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  • Clayton School Of Creative Arts

    Clayton School Of Creative Arts

    Clayton, NC 27520

    5.0 (3)

    We offer lesssons for just about every instrument as well as Visual Arts classes for all ages. Our Cary Studio has 15, 5 star ratings like this:    "Great music teachers. Best experience with voice, piano and digital recording lessons, my daughter is learning and improving her singing and piano every month, what I like the most is the friendly environment where my daughter is able to express herself choosing lessons that are not boring at all so she keeps interested at all times. Thank you Ms Dina, Mr Justin and Mr Tom." Maria M. In our music department we offer: Piano, Digital
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  • SunFlower Studio

    SunFlower Studio

    Cary, NC 27513

    5.0 (1)

    My passion is to teach music to anyone who wants to learn. I have a strong background in Classical Piano and Guitar, and also teach Ukulele, Tin Whistle (Penny Whistle), and Zither. My goal is to take each student where they want to go with music, whether it be playing quietly alone for their own enjoyment, gathering confidence to be a songleader at school, camp, or church, taking part in musical meetup groups and socials or parties, or performing. I enjoy Music Theory and Music History and thread both through the lessons I provide. I have a long history of songwriting and composition and lots
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  • Michael Kovitz Guitar Lessons

    Michael Kovitz Guitar Lessons

    Raleigh, NC 27604

    5.0 (1)

    My teaching approach: Guitar Lessons in classical, jazz, blues, folk and pop guitar. Studies include: fingerboard harmony, ear training, reading, technique, interpretation and expression, and vocal coaching for all accompaniment styles with a strong emphasis on "productive practice." Student recording is available. Over 30 years professional experience and author of the highly acclaimed book, From Silence to Sound. My influences are: My influences are many and varied - from classical, to jazz musicians and composers, North and South Indian classical musicians, many writers, poets, and phil
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  • On The Move Music

    On The Move Music

    Clayton, NC 27520

    Music is my heart felt passion, and I thoroughly enjoy the opportunities of sharing my musical knowledge and experiences with my students. I am a degreed music teacher, who travels to teach in Raleigh and surrounding areas including Knightdale, Wendel, Garner and Clayton- having taught in these areas since 2007. I first began teaching guitar and piano during my music studies at the University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg, MS. At the university and after receiving my degree in music education, I have taught and performed in various musical settings and venues which has included t
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  • McMusic Lessons & Performances

    McMusic Lessons & Performances

    Fayetteville, NC 28303

       I am formally educated freelance composer, musician, music teacher and sole proprietor of McMusic Lessons & Performances. I offer Beginning to intermediate guitar lessons and piano lessons, for all ages, with a concentration on technique, theory, and compositional analysis.    All Students receive a trial, half-hour session at no charge with no obligation to continue. This provides a chance for students to experience a lesson before paying for additional sessions.    Continuing students have the options to take lessons on a "Pay as you go" basis or prepay l
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  • Skip De Lyon Guitar Lessons

    Skip De Lyon Guitar Lessons

    Knightdale, NC 27545

    My teaching approach: I start by asking my students what their influences are and what they want to accomplish from the lessons. I continue by introducing them to the importance of tuning, and introduce chord shapes and scales. Students will require tuners, chord books, and the the appropriate lesson books. I currently work in the public school system, teaching music in elementary school, and place my classroom experiences into my students' learning. My influences are: Joe Satriani, Jimi Hendrix, Dave Matthews, John Petrucci, Alex Lifeson, Billy Corgan, The Edge, Wyclef Jean, Segovia My guitar
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  • John Short Guitar Lessons

    John Short Guitar Lessons

    Raleigh, NC 27601

    My teaching approach: I teach mostly rock based licks from the major,minor,blues,and pentatonic scales.I like Gibson les pauls and marshall amps,and some of my influences include Zakk Wylde,Slash,James Hetfield,Jimmy Page,Jimmy Hendrix,and the list goes on. My guitar lessons take place in: In the teacher's studio Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Fingerpicking, Slide Guitar, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises, Song Writing, Guidance In Equipment Selection
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  • Corey Hoeppner Guitar Lessons

    Corey Hoeppner Guitar Lessons

    Raleigh, NC 27601

    My teaching approach: I cater to each students individual learning style and their musical tastes. I am very patient and easy to get along with, and my students have fun during their lessons. My influences are: too many to list, all styles of music My guitar lessons take place in: The student's home Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: Raleigh and surrounding towns. i live in garner near johnston county Guitar Techniques: Guidance In Equipment Selection, Recording and Production, Song Writing, Scales and Exercises, Music Theory, Reading Music, Jamming Skills, Impr
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  • Robert Grant Guitar Lessons

    Robert Grant Guitar Lessons

    Raleigh, NC 27601

    My teaching approach: Versatile performer, recording artist and teacher in private lessons for over 30 years, Bob Grant brings his passion for sharing the joy of music everywhere he brings his instrument. My influences are: Influenced by Eddie Van Halen, Jimmy Page, Tony Iommi, Jeff Beck, Jimi Hendrix and Robert Johnson to name a few, my journey in music began. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar lessons typically take place on these days and hours: Everyday - Anytime Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Fingerstyle, Slide Guitar, Vocal
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  • Jacob Dowdy Guitar Lessons

    Jacob Dowdy Guitar Lessons

    Raleigh, NC 27601

    My teaching approach: I believe in a kind of 60/40 rule when I teach. I spend 60% of the time teaching them a song they like and 40% teaching the theory/reading music, etc. I like for us to play along to the song and to us a metronome when students are ready. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar lessons typically take place on these days and hours: Monday - Thursday: 3pm - 9pm Friday: 3pm - 7pm Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Fingerstyle, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises, Song Writing Y
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  • Randy Reed Guitar Lessons

    Randy Reed Guitar Lessons

    Raleigh, NC 27601

    My teaching approach: Working to bring out the natural abilities of my students, helping them perfect the art of performing and giving them the confidence to know what works best for them to support their own stylistically correct renditions of music. My influences are: Segovia, Bream, Jeff Beck, Brian Wilson, Stravinsky, Joni Mitchell, Peter Gabriel, Bossa-Nova, Leo Brouwer, Ponce, Barrios, Pop, all Classical periods, Modern etc. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: Classical Guitar and beginning and folk guita
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  • Daniel Coleman Guitar Lessons

    Daniel Coleman Guitar Lessons

    Raleigh, NC 27601

    My teaching approach: Easygoing. patient , encouraging. Professional performer, music degree as guitar major. All ages welcome. Guitar hero songs are taught. Read notes or tab. From rock to acoustic bluegrass or open tuning, I will help you. My guitar lessons take place in: In the teacher's studio Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Fingerpicking, 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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  • Mat Stone Guitar Lessons

    Mat Stone Guitar Lessons

    Raleigh, NC 27601

    My teaching approach: I like to keep guitar fun and simple. It really is an easy instrument to learn. I've played guitar for 23 years and am constantly learning something new. I can teach most styles and will work with students to learn what they want to learn and will help in making it all make sense My influences are: I grew up listening to guitar players like Slash, Peter Gilmore, and Jimmy Paige. But, I've really been influenced along the way by they players who I have had the chance to jam or play in a band with over the years. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio or
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  • Mike Nicholson Guitar Lessons

    Mike Nicholson Guitar Lessons

    Raleigh, NC 27601

    My teaching approach: I have been playing guitar since 1976. I started teaching in 1981. I am proficient in rock, blues, folk, pop, country. I also teach bass, beginner drums and mandolin. My influences are: Jimmy Page, Brian May, Ritchie Blackmore, Tony Iommi, Roger McGuinn, Steve Jones, Ace Frehley, Dave Gregory, Rick Nielson, Keith Richards, Rich Robinson, Robert Fripp, Steve Howe, Cliff Gallupp, Scotty Moore, Chet Atkins, Brent Mason, James Burton, Vince Gill. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar lessons typically take place on these days and hours: Any day
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  • Laurence (LP) Hitzigrath Guitar Lessons

    Laurence (LP) Hitzigrath Guitar Lessons

    Raleigh, NC 27601

    My teaching approach: Learning music should be approached the same way you approach learning to read and write. Memorizing a bunch of chords and scales without understanding the underlying structure is like learning to read without the use of phonetics. Its possible but very inefficient. My book "Understanding Music Through the Guitar" is based on this principle. My guitar lessons take place in: In the teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: In my studio in Willow Spring Guitar Techniques: Guidance In Equipment Selection, Recording and Production, Song
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  • Su Leone Guitar Lessons

    Su Leone Guitar Lessons

    Raleigh, NC 27601

    My teaching approach: Each lesson is tailored to the student's needs -- one-on-one instruction (or shared lessons) by a state-certified music teacher -- music reading skills and exposure to many styles -- children and adults welcome -- piano, flute, violin and recorder instruction also available My guitar lessons take place in: In the teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: In my N. Raleigh studio: $25 per 30-minute lesson weekly At your Raleigh home
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  • Brad Newell Guitar Lessons

    Brad Newell Guitar Lessons

    Raleigh, NC 27601

    My teaching approach: Studied at NC Shool of the Arts and Berklee in Boston. Practical experience in rock , jazz, and bluegrass groups, as well as classical guitar and singer songwriter performances. My teaching approach starts with a bedrock of music info that everyone needs to know, and then adresses the type of music the student wants to learn in a relaxed, creative atmosphere. My guitar lessons take place in: In the teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: 1850 Markham St. ( Off Ninth in Durham) Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tu
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  • Nabeel Kandah Guitar Lessons

    Nabeel Kandah Guitar Lessons

    Raleigh, NC 27601

    My teaching approach: For pure beginners, we start out learning the most important open-string chords and then develop a sense of rhythm - strumming patters, classic chord progressions, folk-guitar styles - then we move to movable bar chords - root 6, root 5 and root 4. We master various blues guitar chord progressions and styles and then learn important rock scales to prepare for soloing and improvisation. My influences are: British classic rock, Jimi Hendrix, Frank Zappa, Ritchie Blackmore, Jeff Beck, Jimmy Page, Eric Clapton, the Beatles. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's
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  • Larry Burlison Guitar Lessons

    Larry Burlison Guitar Lessons

    Raleigh, NC 27601

    My teaching approach: Hip, fun, and useful guitar lessons. Acoustic and Electric. Reliable full-time guitar teacher with 30+ students a week. Over 10 years of teaching experience. Years of experience on stage in original touring Hard Rock bands. Teacher's current band has an international release, reviews, and recent writeups in Premier Guitar Magazine, Decibel Magazine, and Vintage Guitar Magazine. Lessons are once a week in your home. Save time. I come to you! Great for home-schoolers or during track out! Affordable prices. Flexible payments and flexible lesson times. My influences are:
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  • Trent Boswell Guitar Lessons

    Trent Boswell Guitar Lessons

    Raleigh, NC 27601

    My teaching approach: You'll learn a combination of practical application (learning songs) and mechanics (scales, theory, ear training, chord construction, sight reading, etc). We'll spend time showing you how to jam with other people effectively and write your own material (if you want to). You'll learn relaxation skills to conquer fear of playing in front of others as well. It will be challenging and a lot of fun. My guitar lessons take place in: Either location Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Fingerpicking, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills,
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  • Tim Carless Guitar Lessons

    Tim Carless Guitar Lessons

    Raleigh, NC 27601

    My teaching approach: Email for specific details. My guitar lessons take place in: In the teacher's studio Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Fingerpicking, Slide Guitar, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises, Song Writing, Recording and Production, Guidance In Equipment Selection

  • Paulo Lopes Guitar Lessons

    Paulo Lopes Guitar Lessons

    Raleigh, NC 27601

    My teaching approach: As experienced teacher, I recognize that each student is an individual with their own unique musical sensibility and learning capability. Building on their interest and level of commitment, our gentle approach patiently explores students' potential to enhance their creativity, composition skills, and music perception. My deepest hope is that our students will cultivate a lifelong love and appreciation for music. My influences are: http://playmusicnow.us/teachers/paulo.html My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the
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  • Jason Derrick Guitar Lessons

    Jason Derrick Guitar Lessons

    Raleigh, NC 27601

    My teaching approach: My teaching approach is very student-centered- I teach what my students want to learn! Additionally, my teaching is very song-based, in that, I use songs to teach fundamental concepts rather than a bunch of drills and exercises. I believe, especially for beginners, it's critical to keep motivation at a high level, as that is what will ultimately keep beginners from burning out early. Learning guitar is not particularly easy, but I firmly believe anyone with the right guidance and dedication can learn to rock! More about me here: http://www.tarheelguitar.com/my-teaching/t
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  • Mark Nashland Guitar Lessons

    Mark Nashland Guitar Lessons

    Raleigh, NC 27601

    My teaching approach: I've been playing the guitar for about 5 years now. I've played in a few bands, and jamed out at my friends house numerous times. I've also had two years of guitar ensemble classes at my school. My method of teaching will be a fun easy environment. I will teach my students whatever they want within reason. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: In my house in Apex NC Guitar Techniques: Guidance In Equipment Selection, Song Writing, Scales and Exercises, Jamming Skills, Improvisation, Performan
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