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Sayreville Guitar Lessons

Jersey Shore Jazz Workshop

Jersey Shore Jazz Workshop

5.0 9 Reviews
The Jersey Shore Jazz Workshop provides Jazz improvisation lessons in a jazz combo format for aspiring adult musicians.  I also do private online lessons. Tuition is at the rate of $150 per hour.
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CC Guitar Lessons

CC Guitar Lessons

5.0 7 Reviews
My goal is to provide students with a strong foundation in the artistry of guitar. I can help make the convoluted world of guitar less intimidating and implement a road-map to success. I have fifteen years of playing experience and a vast knowledge of technical exercises, basic and advanced harmony, chord playing and improvisation. I'm also a very busy gigging musician with tons of insight on live playing, and what it takes to be a true performer.Let me guide you through the rigorous journey of understanding the guitar and make you the best you can be! ... View Profile
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Mercedes Escobar Online Lessons

Mercedes Escobar Online Lessons

5.0 4 Reviews
In this course, you are the star! Having performed live for 15 years (and counting), I specialize in providing students with the right tools for them to be able to start playing in an intuitive way. Focusing mainly on practical goals, you can learn quickly and in a motivated way. No one is saying starting something new is easy, but it does get easy if you practice! If what you are looking for is a standard, classically-oriented education, look somewhere else! I'm here to teach you how to start playing songs from week one. If singing is something that interests you, I can also work with you to help you achieve playing and singing at the same t ... View Profile
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The School Of Music & Drama

The School Of Music & Drama

5.0 4 Reviews
Friendly university trained teachers with degrees in music and drama Private lessons or small group lessons to best serve your child's learning style Ability to have more than one child in lessons at the same time - to save you time 2 free low-pressure recitals per year - to show family and friends your progress Easy registration process Convenient Little Silver location  Music Classes for All Ages from mom and me Music Together classes to private lessons for kids to adults Lessons on All Instruments and Voice Drama and acting classes to build confidence in public speaking and performing Proven re ... View Profile
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UBG Music School

UBG Music School

5.0 4 Reviews
UBG Music School located in North Brunswick NJ offers lesson with the opportunity to develop their skills, be Recorded with class A gear and a Professional engineer & Producer to make their own CD or demo.
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Tony Buggman

Tony Buggman

5.0 3 Reviews
Friendly, laid back, relaxed approach to doing something that brings millions of people great joy.
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Kinzel Music & Guitar Lessons

Kinzel Music & Guitar Lessons

5.0 3 Reviews
James has been playing guitar with a variety of styles and techniques for over 15 years. James offers lessons in many styles including: Jazz, Blues, Rock, Classical, and Pop among others. With a BM in Music Theory/Composition from Westminster Choir College, James applies his knowledge of Music Theory to foster a unique foundation on which the student can comfortably grow as a musician and player.
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Maxmimus Music Productions

Maxmimus Music Productions

5.0 3 Reviews
I'm a people person; I get on well with people because I enjoy getting to know them. This works well when helping my students learn about music, overcoming the obstacles that pop up so they develop good playing skills.  I am very successful engaging my students with their interests while teaching the core curriculum so the challenges are fun and interesting.  My skills as a producer with a well equipped project studio allows me to augment their studies with custom backing tracks.  Get in touch to set up a free Meet and Greet to see if I’m right for you or your child. ... View Profile
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Jared Auslander Music Lessons

Jared Auslander Music Lessons

5.0 2 Reviews
Jared Auslander is an extremely passionate musician.  He has played with and studied with some of the best musicians in the world and is able to bring that knowledge directly to you in an easy to understand step by step way. Jared began playing guitar when he was six years old and played his first gig when he was thirteen.  Jared has studied with legendary musicians such as John Scofield, Lenny Pickett, Hanan Rubinstein, and many more.  Currently, Jared is a senior at New York University and will be receiving a bachelors degree in Jazz Performance.  He frequently plays at some of the most renowned venues in New York City s ... View Profile
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MusicNJLessons.com

MusicNJLessons.com

5.0 2 Reviews
Bachelors in Music Ed, Masters in Music Performance, NJ Music K-12 Certified, Teacher Of Students With Disabilities Certified NJ, Supervisor Certified. Teaching 20 years.
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Octopus Music School

Octopus Music School

5.0 2 Reviews
Octopus Music School specializes in guitar, piano, voice, strings, percussion and brass & woodwind lessons. Our highly credentialed instructors at our facilities in New Brunswick and Hillsborough, NJ serve students of all ages and skill levels.   We don't merely teach our students how to play music, we teach them how to understand it. Learning to play in a vacuum will ultimately create a wall between you and your goals. Whether you want to master the drums, learn a new style on the piano, audition for first chair on the violin, or just play a few songs on the guitar, having at least a basic understanding of music theor ... View Profile
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DLM RECORDING STUDIO

DLM RECORDING STUDIO

5.0 2 Reviews
We are a full-service, high-quality recording studio located in Highland Park, NJ. We offer production, recording, mixing, mastering, and hourly lessons to all ages in audio engineering, guitar, bass, drums, piano, etc.  We have a lovely staff of experienced, professional musicians who truly value the power of music.  Give us a call or email anytime! 
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School Of Rock East Brunswick

School Of Rock East Brunswick

5.0 1 Review
School of Rock is the national leader in music education.  Our performance based curriculum gets students from the lesson room to the stage developing both their confidence and musicianship with programs/lessons designed for all skill levels.  We teach music lessons differently! School of Rock also offers one and two week Summer workshops!
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Joe Cantamessa Guitar Lessons

Joe Cantamessa Guitar Lessons

5.0 1 Review
My teaching approach: My approach is aimed directly towards teaching individuals from all levels and aspects of music patiently. I will teach students anywhere from Top Ten Hits to Extreme Metal and everything in-between. I create all of my lessons myself and believe that doing so allows for a better understanding, as well as a more personal approach for developing each student in their own way. I taylor each and every lesson to accommodate each individual student. I have been playing for 15+ years and professionally recording and performing for over 10. My influences are: John Petrucci, Eric Johnson, Steve Vai, Joe Satriani, Greg Howe, Pac ... View Profile
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LOU RUSSO Music

LOU RUSSO Music

5.0 1 Review
Learn from the best. I am a professional master guitarist, and I can really help you learn the guitar. I am a multi talented musician, who plays, records and teaches guitar, bass, lead, finger style, blues, rock, folk, alternate tunings and even song writing and singing, basic drums and keys and performing advice. My goal is to prepare you to know all aspects of playing and performing music. Come to my fully equipped music studio in Staten Island in a safe residential neighborhood with free parking, just 15-20 minutes from both the Goethals and Outer Bridges, at your convenience. My band is the S.I. SNUGS, check us out on facebook. https://ww ... View Profile
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Jose Valencia Guitar Lessons

Jose Valencia Guitar Lessons

5.0 1 Review
My teaching approach: I like to focus on what the individual likes to learn whether it be to read music, learn some chords, scale exercises, or a song they love. I do like to stress the importance of reading music, but also like to make sure the student is learning. After all, guitar playing is suppose to be fun! As far my equipment, i'm ready to bring any guitar required to the lesson with an amp, and my laptop. My influences are: Soo many, but to name a few Metallica, Green Day, Nirvana, Seether, Days of the New. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio or the student's home Guitar lessons typically take place on these days ... View Profile
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Steve Gibb Guitar Lessons

Steve Gibb Guitar Lessons

5.0 1 Review
As an alum of The Royal Academy of Music I was lucky enough to study with the worlds best guitar teachers. I offer a tailor made approach to each student regardless of ability. No cookie cutter approach here. I can pinpoint technical issues and come up with specific studies and music to address them, even composing them if need be. 
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Stuart Goodwin Guitar Lessons

Stuart Goodwin Guitar Lessons

My teaching approach: I used to play in a touring melodic metalcore band called "The Picture of Dorian Gray" and I have years of experience playing varying rock/metal styles. I keep gear simple and lightweight with an RP355 digital effects pedal and a Marshall practice amp. I play a 7 string LTD guitar. I try to keep lessons as fun and informative as possible so the more you ask for before each lesson; the more you learn! I don't like lesson time to be unproductive so I highly suggest students to have TuxGuitar or GuitarPro to speed along the learning process My influences are: Michael Angelo Batio, Steve Vai, Born of Osiris, The Greatness ... View Profile
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JazzGuitarLessons.com

JazzGuitarLessons.com

I'm a professional jazz guitarist and educator located in Brooklyn, NY. I've had the good fortune to perform and record with jazz greats including Kenny Barron, Barry Harris, Junior Cook, Vernel Fournier, Matt Wilson, and many others. I've performed at the Blue Note, Birdland, Carnegie Hall. East Coast Jazz Festival, Tri-C JazzFest, Charlie Parker Jazz Festival, and other major venues and festivals, we currently appear regularly in NYC at the Garage Restaurant and the Bar Next Door at La Lanterna. I also perform regularly with Vince Giordano and the Nighthawks and others. I've been teaching music since 1977 when I created the guitar compon ... View Profile
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Infinite Journeys Music Studio

Infinite Journeys Music Studio

Hello My name is Dave Hicks, Welcome to my profile! I have been a guitar instructor for about 15 years. Along the way i studied voice and piano, and recently added them to my instruction as well. I am a conservatory trained musician, also studied privately as well to supplement my skills. My studio is located in North Plainfield Nj.
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Zac Silva Music

Zac Silva Music

This music teacher specializes in guitar lessons. He can come up with custom lesson packages to fit your budget. He also teaches music performance, arrangement & composition, audio engineering, ear training and recording.
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Jimmy Ruperto Guitar Lessons

Jimmy Ruperto Guitar Lessons

My teaching approach: I've been playing Guitar for over Thirty years from New Jersey to Los Angeles, I've studied everything from Guitar, theory, singing, songwriting, and even Piano Lessons. I take Music and my Career very seriously, but i always make it fun. you'll Learn more from me and my Teachings in one year then you will with most teachers in 5 years. My influences are: Gary Moore, Jeff Beck, Stevie Ray Vaughan, and Many others My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Lessons with me take place in the following areas: 29 McAuliffe Drive North Brunswick, NJ 08902 Guitar Techniques: Guidance In Equipment Selection, Recor ... View Profile
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John LaGreca Guitar Lessons

John LaGreca Guitar Lessons

My teaching approach: As a teacher I draw on my experience as a guitar student. I pass onto students all the things I'm glad I learned from my early lessons. I also teach students the things I wish I had learned earlier on. My influences are: Beatles, Richie Blackmore, Chet Atkins, Django, Danny Gatton and so many more My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: Green Brook/North Plainfield/Watchung Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Fingerstyle, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises, Song Wr ... View Profile
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Alice Artzt Guitar Lessons

Alice Artzt Guitar Lessons

Concert guitarist and recording artist Alice Artzt, whom Guitar International Magazine has called "America's best player," made her solo concert debut in London in 1969. Since then critics in Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia, and the Americas have unanimously acclaimed her performances as a soloist and in concertos with orchestra. In duo, and in The Alice Artzt Guitar Trio, she has also performed widely in Europe, North and South America, and Africa with a number of other well known musicians, among them Harpsichordist Igor Kipnis, British guitarist Raymond Burley, Irish guitarist John Feeley, American guitarist Gregg Nestor, Swiss guitarists ... View Profile
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Zach Miller Guitar Lessons

Zach Miller Guitar Lessons

My teaching approach: I have been active in the local and national music scene for the better part of the past 9 years, and have been playing music most of my life. I have 15 years of experience on the guitar and almost 20 years of experience on drums. Because of the drum experience, I have a very rhythmic approach to guitar playing. My influences are: Jimmy Paige, Jeff Beck, Jimi Hendrix, Townsend, Santana, Chuck Berry, Eric Clapton, Van Halen, Kurt Cobain, Trey Anastasio, Joe Satriani, Steve Vai, Keith Richards, Zappa, Slash, The Edge, Jack White, Diamond Darrell, Kirk Hammet, BB King, Wes Montgomery, Randy Rhodes, Zakk Wylde, Greg Ginn, P ... View Profile
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Dan Palladino Guitar Lessons

Dan Palladino Guitar Lessons

My teaching approach: Berklee College of Music graduate with over 30 years performance, writing, studio and teaching experience. I customize lessons to the individual, so you will work on material that focuses on your strengths and weaknesses. I also enjoy helping students learn tunes that THEY are interested in. Any style is valid in my book. Most of all, I try to make lessons fun! While you don't need much experience to study with me, I don't take complete beginners. I feel that your local music store would be more cost effective for students at this level. Minimum age for children is ten years of age. My influences are: Jeff Beck, Pat Me ... View Profile
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Mike Luxich Guitar Lessons

Mike Luxich Guitar Lessons

My teaching approach: most styles,lots of scales,sheet music,songs, jamming, and becoming your self not anyone else, HAVING LOTS OF FUN. My influences are: Just to many. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar lessons typically take place on these days and hours: lots of opening. Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Fingerstyle, Performance, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises, Song Writing Your first guitar lesson with me might include the following: I understand every student is different. A guitar lesson with me might entail the following: In time The qualities I look for ... View Profile
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Richard Andruska Guitar Lessons

Richard Andruska Guitar Lessons

My teaching approach: My teaching strategy is based on what the student wants to learn, the level of commitment, and what the student wants to do with their knowledge. Being a longtime songwriter, producer, session and touring musician, I have all the skills and knowledge to guide students to "GREATNESS" in music. No one else I know of out there has the kind of experience and understanding of music that I have. My guitar lessons take place in: Either location Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises, Song Writing, Recording ... View Profile
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Andrew Costello Guitar Lessons

Andrew Costello Guitar Lessons

My teaching approach: My approach is based on what the student wants to learn. Once I know the style of music he/she likes and wants to learn we'll go from there. My influences are: Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck, The Rolling Stones, and many more. 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 home studio or the students home. Guitar Techniques: Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises, Song Writing, Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Fingerstyle Your first guitar lesson with me might include the following: Depends. Like i ... View Profile
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Mike Huse Guitar Lessons

Mike Huse Guitar Lessons

My teaching approach: I like to give the student some raw materials to build from, these can include chords, rhythmic patterns, tonalities and many other things. I emphasize reading, ear training and repertoire. I am open to teaching people with any level of experience. My influences are: my bandmates, my teachers, John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Flying Lotus My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio or the student's home Guitar lessons typically take place on these days and hours: I am open most weekdays throughout the day and weekends in the morning. ... View Profile
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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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