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Top 10 guitar teachers in Suffolk, VA

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Hunter O'Neill Music And Language Lessons

Hunter O'Neill Music And Language Lessons

Offers online services
6 hires on Lessons
6+ years in business
Serves Suffolk, VA
Kasey B. says, "I love Hunters passion and knowledge for music. He keeps my son on his toes challenging him with hiskeyboard. I absolutely love when my son comes to me telling me how much fun he has learning the keyboard/piano. A wonderful teacher makes a huge difference in peoples lives and Hunter you are doing just that. Thank you for all that you do to keep music alive... You rock!!!" Read more
Guitar Password

Guitar Password

New on Lessons
Offers online services
9+ years in business
Serves Suffolk, VA
Nii Armah Mensah is a musician, a teacher, a studio engineer, an actor and a creative writer. He earned his University degree in Theatre arts at the University of Education, winneba in 2014 He is passionate about music and performs in the street and event centers with various instruments. He is also the music director for the Ohemaa Notes ; an all female band that gives women across the world an opportunity to express their talents. He offers one-on-one and online lessons on guitar, bass and keyboard to native Ghanaians and foreigners(Abroad) Nii loves sports and chooses to play basketball, hockey , volleyball, handball, table tennis or swim

Your Guitar Lessons questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Lessons.

How much do guitar lessons cost near me?

Guitar lessons cost $35 to $70 per lesson, depending on if they last 30 minutes or up to 1 hour. If it's a one-on-one lesson, it'll cost around $45 to $70 hourly. Learning guitar in a group is cheaper at $25 to $35 per session.

If you're taking lessons every month, it adds up to $170 to $315 with the typical prepaid discount.

Are guitar lessons worth it?

Guitar lessons are worth it since only a professional teacher giving you live feedback can guide you to learn faster. A good instructor helps you understand your mistakes and prevents you from developing bad habits.

Learning guitar by yourself takes a lot longer and won't prepare you as well to play in public.

At what age should I start guitar lessons?

Children can start guitar lessons from the ages of 6 to 10, or when they can comfortably hold the guitar and press the strings. Adults can start guitar lessons at any age, provided they practice regularly and patiently.

How many guitar lessons do I need?

The number of guitar lessons you need varies according to your goal and your practice routine. For many people, it typically takes about 2 to 6 months to play a simple tune. Mastering the guitar like a professional can take anywhere from 4 to 10 years.

What do you learn in guitar lessons?

In most guitar lessons, you can expect to learn:

  • How to correctly position your fingers to play chords
  • How to tune your guitar
  • How to play various scales
  • New techniques for plucking and strumming
  • How to read sheet music.

Are online guitar lessons good?

Online guitar lessons cost $35 to $55 per hour and are good for getting personal instruction from skilled teachers worldwide. Take advantage of flexible scheduling and immediate feedback while learning new guitar-playing styles. Plus, you can easily record lessons to review their advice later.

How do I find the best guitar lessons near me?

In order to find the best guitar lessons for you, look through nearby teachers listed here on the Lessons website. You can also ask for teachers at local music stores or community colleges.

Before you hire a guitar teacher, make sure to:

  • Check out prices from at least 3 different teachers.
  • Read their reviews on Lessons and Google.
  • Ask for a list of their current or previous students that you can talk to.
  • Talk to other parents about the teacher's reputation with their children.
  • Make sure you get a written agreement and schedule before your first lesson.
  • Avoid making a big payment upfront for a month of lessons until you're comfortable with the teacher.

What questions do I ask when choosing a guitar teacher?

To find the right guitar teacher, you can ask them these questions:

  • What kind of music degree do you have?
  • How many years of experience do you have in teaching guitar?
  • Can I have a free trial lesson to see if your teaching style helps me?
  • What is the average age of your students?
  • Will you assign me finger exercises as homework?
  • How often should I practice between lessons?
  • What textbooks do I need, and where can I buy used ones?
  • How many guitar-playing styles are you an expert in?
  • Can you modify your teaching style to suit my learning abilities?
  • What should I bring to our lessons, and how long is each one?
  • Can I get a copy of our schedule, agreement, and payment terms?
  • What is your policy if I have to cancel a class due to an emergency?
  • Can I choose some of my favorite songs to learn on the guitar?

Reviews for Suffolk guitar teachers

Recent success stories from people in the Suffolk area.
Corinne I.
Hunter taught guitar and piano to our 8 years old son, for 2 years before we move to CA, he did a great job, transmitting his passion and love for music. Thank you Hunter.
Hunter O'Neill Music and Language Lessons
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