Find a guitar teacher in Federal Way, WA

Find guitar lessons in Federal Way, WA

Find guitar lessons in Federal Way, WA

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Top 10 guitar teachers in Federal Way, WA

Students agree: these Federal Way guitar lessons are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Famous Music Lessons

Famous Music Lessons

5.0(1)
Offers online services
7 hires on Lessons
9+ years in business
Serves Federal Way, WA
Paige B. says, "She is an amazing teacher!! I learned so much, and she made me feel so comfortable and confident that I could achieve my goals!! As well as learning so much, the lessons are fun and she makes things easy to understand. I love my lessons and it is the highlight of my week. I am so happy to have found a great guitar, and voice teacher!! " Read more
Cory Wilds Guitar Instruction

Cory Wilds Guitar Instruction

New on Lessons
Offers online services
35+ years in business
Serves Federal Way, WA
I operate my own teaching studio called A Sharp Music Studio in Renton WA. I have thirty eight years of full time teaching experience. I obtained a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Music. I have played thousands of live performances as well. I personalize my approach to each student’s taste and needs. Let me share my tools and experience with you. Empowering students with the language of music is paramount!
Elaina Malcolm Music Instruction

Elaina Malcolm Music Instruction

New on Lessons
Offers online services
11+ years in business
Serves Federal Way, WA
One of the reasons I love teaching music is because it opens the door to great opportunities for my students. For those students who are learning to develop their singing voice or play an instrument, music is an experience that activates creative genius. My students learn how to train their ear to recognize musical patterns in the songs they’re learning to sing and play as they develop the skills to recognize when their voice and instrument are out of tune. I also coach students in how to play their music and practice between lessons so that they are building their music muscles as they become strong musicians. I’ve been teaching voice, pi
Live Music Academy

Live Music Academy

5.0Exceptional(5)
12+ years in business
Serves Federal Way, WA
Kyra A. says, "We are taking violin lessons with Mr. Adam and amazed with the progress our daughter makes " Read more
Jones Guitar Lessons

Jones Guitar Lessons

New on Lessons
Offers online services
4+ years in business
Serves Federal Way, WA
I am a 21 year old musician from the Pacific Northwest. I write and record original songs independently and have a project in the works with my drummer buddy Zildjian. Contact me with inquiries about guitar lessons!
Blue Helix Music LLC

Blue Helix Music LLC

5.0Exceptional(9)
2 hires on Lessons
16+ years in business
Serves Federal Way, WA
Josh S. says, "If you want to learn, get signed up with Sami. Amazing setting in his studio. Very positive. You can even play with live musicians. Sami could charge $100/hr and it would still be a bargain! " Read more
BaLance Studios

BaLance Studios

New on Lessons
2 hires on Lessons
24+ years in business
Serves Federal Way, WA
I love to help people discover their musical gifts. I work with studends of all ages. Life is full of music... Be a part of making the music! Hi. My name is Wade Lance. I started dragging my dad's guitar around when I was about 5 years old. I so wanted to play... but the teachers of that day said I should be 10 years old first. At 10 I began to take lessons... It took f o r e v e r! Six years of lessons and I still didn't feel like I could play. Then an older musician took me under his wing and began to share with me... and wow! I was finally playing what sounded like music. Now I love to help others learn! I have developped a style of teachi...
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5.0(1)
1 hire on Lessons
10+ years in business
Serves Federal Way, WA
Dan D. says, "Juan is down to earth. Very patient and easy to work with. Oh, dont' forget he is fun and answers all of your questions. Sometimes even before you can ask them. We get a little carried away with the lesson sometimes and he lets it go longer and never has he cut a lesson short. Good time with Juan. I highly recommend him for a guitar, bass or piano lesson. Did I say he charges way lower than the other teachers? Check him out. " Read more
Butch Productions-The Billy Ray Band

Butch Productions-The Billy Ray Band

New on Lessons
30+ years in business
Serves Federal Way, WA
I have been playing guitar in church and rock and roll bands for 50 years. I have a passion for music and love to see a student learn 3 chords and play their 1st song.

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 Federal Way guitar teachers

Recent success stories from people in the Federal Way area.
Vera F.
Good healthy environment for the students. Only best professional teachers. Very pleased!
Live Music Academy
Tweety
Sami has a niche for Music. He does an amazing job teaching young children and adults the Science of rock and roll, with loud drums and bass guitars. I'm very pleased to have him as a teacher and friend.
Blue Helix Music LLC
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