Best Guitar Lessons in Kirkland, WA 2016


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  • Reverb Lessons

    Reverb Lessons

    Seattle, WA · Lana A.

    (4 reviews)

    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 ahead of time, so there's no need to worry about having cash for your lesson. Reverb Lessons puts all of its teachers through a rigorous interview process,
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  • Brian Lundell Piano Instruction

    Brian Lundell Piano Instruction

    Redmond, WA · Brian Lundell

    (3 reviews)

    I believe that the key to successful learning at any age is making piano lessons fun. I am an accomplished piano instructor with 25 years of experience. I offer a unique approach by integrating the basics of piano instruction with music selection tailored to the individual student. This provides my students of all ages and levels immediate access to a true musical experience. While classically trained, I specialize in popular music and emphasize the importance of making music lessons fun. My extensive library of music helps my students steadily continue their progress while being able to
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  • Phil Hansen Guitar Lessons

    Phil Hansen Guitar Lessons

    West Bellevue, WA · Phil Hansen

    My teaching approach: Phil Hansen has been a full time music teacher since 1973 and has taught at 2 colleges, 3 high schools, and in many music stores since that time. He currently teaches private lessons on Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin, and Bass in Auburn on Mondays and Tuesdays at Green River Music, on Thursday in Issaquah at Mills Music, on Fridays in Redmond at Mills music, and on Wednesdays in Enumclaw. My guitar lessons take place in: In the teacher's studio Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Fingerpicking, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scales an
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  • AJ's Guitar Meetings

    AJ's Guitar Meetings

    Seattle, WA · Ali Jahangirnezhad

    Hi , this is AJ , and I've been playing around with music since I was 4 . I started on the piano , when I was 9 I started playing the violin . When I got to 15 , that's when my interests towards rock and progressive rock music took me to Guitar . Been playing non-stop ever since . Music's been my passion , my hobby , and my best friend in my roughest of times . I've tough guitar for 5 years now , and have more than just a couple of recordings . I was even accepted to Berklee College of Music with a 40% scholarship because of one of my recording , the instrumental composition : Megaphonia (you
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  • 206 Music Lessons

    206 Music Lessons

    Seattle, WA · Christopher Morris-Lent

    We teach you what you want to play, how you want to play it We teach because we want to offer lessons on all instruments to all interest levels, all ability levels, and all ages, anywhere in the Seattle area. We teach because we believe experienced music professionals deserve to be matched with bright and interested students. We teach because we see the typical music lesson, in a cramped studio with an overworked teacher using decades-old materials to teach a single style of a single instrument, and we think we can offer more—and do better. We teach music to make learning more
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  • Marcel Suter Guitar Lessons

    Marcel Suter Guitar Lessons

    Redmond, WA · Marcel Suter

    My teaching approach: My influences are: My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: Tacoma, WA. Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Fingerstyle, Improvisation, Music Theory Your first guitar lesson with me might include the following: .A guitar lesson with me might entail the following: The qualities I look for in an ideal guitar student might include the following:
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  • Cody DeLaney Guitar Lessons

    Cody DeLaney Guitar Lessons

    Redmond, WA · Cody DeLaney

    My teaching approach: First, I listen to what the student's goals are. I fit lessons to the individual student. I am 17 but have been playing guitar for most of my life. I understand how students struggle when learning guitar and I will keep them confident while teaching them how to accomplish the goals that they will set for themselves. Students will learn theory, improv, scales, great songs, and have fun learning! My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: I teach in my home in Graham. Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Fin
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  • Chris Lund Guitar Lessons

    Chris Lund Guitar Lessons

    Redmond, WA · Chris Lund

    My teaching approach: I have been providing pro quality guitar instruction in the Tacoma are since 1997. In the beginning stages my job is to guide the student in building a strong fundamental foundation upon which to build. As the student becomes more advanced then we can specialize in the various style of their choice be it Rock, Jazz, Classical, Blues, etc. Over time, it is desired that students will achieve proficiency in several styles in order to become well-rounded players. I have a degree from the University of Washington and currently am lead guitarist, singer and songwriter in my ban
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  • Jeffry Steele Guitar Lessons

    Jeffry Steele Guitar Lessons

    Redmond, WA · Jeffry Steele

    My teaching approach: Whatever style you may be interested in playing, classical guitar technique will benefit you, so that's how I teach. Plan also on learning to read music, if you don't already. My Masters is in Composition, so I can offer a foundation in Theory from which you may develop as an improviser, arranger or composer. I enjoy teaching children (certified in WA and MA) and specialize in Liturgical guitar. My influences are: Rubinstein, Segovia, Bruces Cockburn & Springsteen, Bream, Metheny, Montgomery, Silvio, et al My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar Le
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  • Gary Panek Piano Studio

    Gary Panek Piano Studio

    Redmond, WA · Gary Panek

    -Graduate of Piano Performance, University of Washington -Skilled in Classical and other styles -10 years teaching experience -12 years performance experience, both Classical and Mainstream genres -Skilled in teaching all levels and all ages -Professional, energetic and friendly, more over very patient -Member of The Music Teachers National Association -Very select travel lessons available depending on your location and the time available -Affordable pricing, 60$ per hour, 35$ half hour.  (Gas/time surcharge for travel lessons) -45 minute and bi-weekly lessons negotiable
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  • Chad Cassady Guitar Lessons

    Chad Cassady Guitar Lessons

    Redmond, WA · Chad Cassady

    My teaching approach: Music theory is essential, but it's only part of being a musician. I start by helping you learn to play the instrument and develop a voice. As you're ready for it, I'll teach you all the theory. My biggest goal is to teach you how to grow as a musician. Once you've learned how to approach it, you can discover your potential as a musician for the rest of your life. I will "teach you to fish" and work myself out of a job. When we're done, I want us to be peers. My influences are: Jerry Cantrell, Jonny Greenwood, Sonny Landreth, John Frusciante, Explosions in the Sky, Steve
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  • Allegro Music Lessons

    Allegro Music Lessons

    Redmond, WA · Steven Wolfstone

    Hi, my name is Steve Wolfstone. I have been a music instructor for 10 years and have been playing piano and guitar since I was 8 years old. I am an enthusiastic teacher and I love teaching for so many reasons. The way I teach is simple, I teach my students how to play correctly while having fun. Whether you are a beginner or someone with a few years experience, take lessons with me and I promise that you will get better and enjoy your lessons. I look forward to meeting you and helping you reach your goals!
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  • Alvin Earick Guitar Lessons

    Alvin Earick Guitar Lessons

    Redmond, WA · Alvin Earick

    My teaching approach: My approach is, the first lesson is about discovering your students intent with the instrument. Whether they are planning on playing around the campfire, or playing in front of crowds. If they are going to play with other musicians, or by themselves. Requirements are different, depending on those criteria. Next come the basics, chords, picking techniques, and so on. My guitar lessons take place in: In the teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: In home studio lessons on Monday and Saturday mornings Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhyt
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  • Shawn Bayly Guitar Lessons

    Shawn Bayly Guitar Lessons

    Redmond, WA · Shawn Bayly

    My teaching approach: I take a different approach for each student depending on what they would like to learn. I specialize in electric jump-blues, fingerpicking acoustic blues/country/folk, travis picking and slide. & I base my music theory teachings off of the Jazzmaster Cookbook, which is a textbook I recommend to all students regardless of the style of music they are attempting to master. I believe that a knowledge of how music works along with proper ear-training will allow the students' personal style to develop, & the Jazzmaster Cookbook is a great guide for navigating through both of t
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  • Chris Weyers Guitar Lessons

    Chris Weyers Guitar Lessons

    Kirkland, WA · Chris Weyers

    My teaching approach: All of my students receive an individual lesson plan and strategy designed to get the best results in the shortest amount of time based on their own individual goals. My influences are: There are far too many to name, and they range from nearly all genres, from rock to classical, metal to jazz, and everything in between. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: Totem Lake, Kirkland, Kingsgate, Inglewood-Finn Hill, Woodinville, Bellevue, Overlake, Bothell Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guita
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  • Robert (Joey) Stofle Guitar Lessons

    Robert (Joey) Stofle Guitar Lessons

    Redmond, WA · Robert (Joey) Stofle

    My teaching approach: All my teaching is done on a individual basis I try not to use a cookie cutter approach I really want to help the student meet their own personal goals. Some students need lots of structure and some don't. I can usually tell what their needs are from giving over 320 lessons per month for the past twelve years. All my students can expect to learn allot, and have fun doing it. My influences are: My latest influence is Jeff Beck he is unbeliveable. Also Eric Johnson, Steve Vai, Steve Howe, Steve Lukather, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Phil Keaggy. I have so many other influences I rea
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  • James Bilderbeck's Guitar Lessons

    James Bilderbeck's Guitar Lessons

    Seattle, WA · James Bilderbeck

    Music fosters a lifetime of fulfilling experience. Feel the joy of learning to play the songs you love! James Bilderbeck’s teaching method combines the technical aspects of playing guitar with music theory, giving students the tools to compose their own music.

  • Music Works Northwest

    Music Works Northwest

    West Bellevue, WA · Front Desk

    Music Works Northwest is a non-profit community music school offering music lessons, music therapy and performance experiences for all ages, conveniently located minutes from downtown Bellevue. Our mission is to change lives through accessible music education and experiences.

  • Roberts Music Institute

    Roberts Music Institute

    West Bellevue, WA · Rob Miller

    Description about my music education organization's philosophy, experience, community, curriculum, and faculty: RMI is a one of a kind music school and is designed to open the door to the artistic, creative and technical side of contemporary musicianship. The Roberts Music Institute is a performance oriented music school located in Bellevue, WA. With a focus on accelerated learning techniques, RMI offers an individualized curriculum through private lessons. Students also have opportunities to meet and play with other musicians in our classes and player’s clubs. We have students of all ages
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  • Clark Grogan Guitar Lessons

    Clark Grogan Guitar Lessons

    West Bellevue, WA · Clark Grogan

    My teaching approach: I teach the student everything they need to know about music by helping them learn the music that they want to play. My approach is student driven. Every thing you need to know about me is at the myspace adress or website. this includes influences and recorded music. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: Issaquah (Home Studio), Bellevue (Musicworks Northwest) Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Fingerstyle, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music,
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  • Scott Lawson Kirkland Guitar Lessons

    Scott Lawson Kirkland Guitar Lessons

    Kirkland, WA · Michael Lawson

    Playing in various bands and projects for 30 years and a graduate of Musicians Institute, I have enjoyed the privilege of teaching full time on the east side of the Seattle area for the past 16 years to all ages and levels, helping my students reach their goals and become the musicians they want to be. In addition to offering private lessons as well as traveling for in-home lessons, I also have been teaching group classes at the North Kirkland Community Center since 2004 to present as well as Guitar Center in Redmond currently on weekends. My lessons are fun, engaging and geared towards ea
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  • Music Lessons For All Ages & All Levels  At The Music Factory

    Music Lessons For All Ages & All Levels At The Music Factory

    Seattle, WA · Ari Joshua

    I encourage students to find their goals and together we make a pathway to success. In my studio we teach every instrument. Which is great.  I can refer folks to who best suits them this also helps with scheduling. You always get the time slot you need. My studio is in Capital Hill area or just west of there by the Arboreetum. we do recitals at a local venue every month or two and kids and adults love it!  We we have taught over 3000 lessons and have only had one or two complaints EVER!!!  We are all professional working artists! Fun to hang with and I meet all my students where
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  • Terrence Rosnagle Guitar Lessons

    Terrence Rosnagle Guitar Lessons

    Seattle, WA · Terrence Rosnagle

    My teaching approach: I've played and taught guitar professionally for over 15 years. I work hard and patiently to keep students inspired. I specialize in Flamenco, Classical, Brazilian and Latin music. But also play and teach Rock and Blues. I love all music. 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: Irvine, Lake Forest, Mission Viejo, Laguna Hills, Foothill Ranch, Laguna Niguel, South Orange County Guitar Techniques: Guidance In Equipment Selection, Scales and Exercises, Music Theory, Reading Music,
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  • The Mike Keeney Guitar School

    The Mike Keeney Guitar School

    Seattle, WA · Mike Keeney

    Mike Keeney has been teaching guitar lessons in a private and group setting for over 11 years. This Berklee College of Music alumnus specializes in all styles. He brings a unique and custom-fit approach for each student. It could be Rock, Blues, Classical, Jazz, Country, Folk, Shredding, Bluegrass, Ragtime, or Metal. He does it all! Each lesson with Mike has substance while also being fun and engaging. Learn to play the guitar and schedule your free, no-pressure trial lesson today! Beginners are welcome!
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  • Seattle Guitar Mentor

    Seattle Guitar Mentor

    Seattle, WA · Ryan Duke

    Start getting real results in your guitar playing today with the most effective guitar lessons in Seattle Washington. We've helped many students at all levels to expereince breakthrough after breakthrough in their guitar playing, songwriting, and imrovising. Start reaching your goals no matter how big or small. Contact us today at 206-512-4144 or head over to our website to find out more and view loads of student testimonials
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  • Cody Plaiss Guitar Lessons

    Cody Plaiss Guitar Lessons

    Seattle, WA · Cody Plaiss

    My teaching approach: I teach from the ground up, making sure not to overlook the small stuff that can become a problem later. I begin by teaching chords, rhythm, and scales and most importantly fluidity between those things. I love all types of music but i am most proficient in classic rock, alternative, indie, and acoustic music. 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: I teach anywhere in Las Vegas. I prefer to teach from my house but will travel if need be. Guitar Techniques: Guidance In Equipment S
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  • Musical Mind Piano Studio

    Musical Mind Piano Studio

    Mercer Island, WA · Connie Wible

    Connie Wible is the Owner of Musical Mind Piano Studio and Store and the Founder of MI Music Technology Camp located on Mercer Island, Washington between Seattle and Bellevue. She has worked with young musicians for over 35 years, teaching, accompanying and performing and composing. Connie started lessons at age 4 and began accompanying soloists and choirs and church services starting at age 10. Undergraduate studies were at Boise State University and Seattle Pacific University majoring in Piano Performance and Piano Pedagogy, with an emphasis in Abnormal Psychology. She is a public speaker
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  • Music With Elena

    Music With Elena

    Seattle, WA · Elena DeLisle

    Elena DeLisle-Perry absolutely loves to teach and play music and plays any chance she gets. With guitar as her main instrument she has studied several acoustic styles, including Calentano (the music of Tierra Caliente, Mexico), Old Time, Country Blues, Flamenco, Classical, Bluegrass, Cajun, Jazz/Swing, and Jugband music. She also plays old time banjo and loves to sing. In addition to playing, Elena teaches private lessons and group classes to all ages. Her journey into playing acoustic music started with a bang when, in 1999, she found herself at “Sweetsmill”, an infamous C
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  • David Hillman Guitar Lessons

    David Hillman Guitar Lessons

    Seattle, WA · David Hillman

    My teaching approach: I feel that learning the guitar should be a fun experience no matter how serious you are about it. I also like to show you how much you already naturally know about music. I've developed a great curriculum which I tailor around how you learn & what you want to know. Please read reviews written about me by students and parents here: My influences are: The Beatles, Jimmy Page, Jimi Hendrix, Pete Townsend, Jack White, Angus Young, David Gilmore, Keith Richards, Marc Ribot, Tom Waits, and tons more, too many to list. My guita
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  • Travis Bowman Guitar Lessons

    Travis Bowman Guitar Lessons

    Downtown, WA · Travis Bowman

    Hi. I'm Travis. Quick info: 15 years of experience teaching guitar full time degree from Berklee College of Music I'm very professional and friendly accepting students from 9 - 100 I will teach you the basic and advanced skills that will allow you to play whatever genre you wish to play.

  • Private Guitar Instruction

    Private Guitar Instruction

    Kirkland, WA · Wadell Simon

    Get started learning chords & guitar tabs to your favorite songs today.I teach all levels. Will come to you.My specialty is getting my students to be able to play songs of their choice in a matter of weeks.I keep it interesting and fun. You will learn scales and all your favorite guitar riffs.Recording is also available. My rates are fair & I offer discounted prices for referrals.* I have been teaching for 10 years and I have very happy students. I can also provide a list of references if necessary.
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  • Bob Crow Guitar Lessons

    Bob Crow Guitar Lessons

    Seattle, WA · Bob Crow

    My teaching approach: My name is Bob Crow, and I've been teaching in Seattle full time since 2005. My lesson studio is in the Ballard neighborhood. Learn the techniques and theory needed to make the music you want to make, whatever that may be. My job is to help guide you through that process, and help you make the most of your practice time. Once you are making music, I like to introduce new possibilities to keep you growing as a musician, but student input is always greatly encouraged. My influences are: They change from year to year. Sometimes from day to day. Rock 60's to present day, 70
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  • Steven Pontius Guitar Lessons

    Steven Pontius Guitar Lessons

    Pike Place Market, WA · Steven Pontius

    My teaching approach: My approach to teaching is simple, I teach you in the direction you would like to go, I try to make you the guitar player you want to be. I will show you how to read and write music, learn scales, chords, and how to construct and improvise a solo properly. I will use books i think fit you best. I will have you get 'music theory for guitar' by tom kolb to start you off. My influences are: Tosin Abasi, Scale the Summit, Animals as leaders, Dream Theater, Jeff Loomis, Rusty Cooley, John Petrucci, Paul Gilbert, Yngwie Malmsteen, Eric Johnson, Joe Satriani, Steve Vai, Alexi L
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  • Amir C. Suleiman Guitar Lessons

    Amir C. Suleiman Guitar Lessons

    Pike Place Market, WA · Amir C. Suleiman

    My teaching approach: I have developed a method that allows you to understand scale placement in a very simple manor. Many students that have come from other teachers and text like my quick and concise way of expressing the fundamentals of lead playing. I will train your ears and introduce you to music theory so that you may begin to build your own chords for personal expression. Give me a call today. My guitar lessons take place in: In the teacher's studio Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Fingerpicking, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skil
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  • Luke Olver Guitar Lessons

    Luke Olver Guitar Lessons

    Pike Place Market, WA · Luke Olver

    My teaching approach: I give students a great, fun learning experience to make sure they are getting their money\'s worth and attaining or surpassing their personal goals. Learning any instrument should be a fun process while still challenging, so I ensure my students are understanding what they\'re playing and achieving satisfaction in meeting those challenges, My influences are: Stevie Ray Vaughan, Eric Johnson, Lindsey Buckingham, Mike McCready, Joe Bonamassa, Alex Lifeson, Django Rinehardt, Jimi Hendrix, Jimmy Page My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio or the student's h
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  • Jamie Barrows Guitar Lessons

    Jamie Barrows Guitar Lessons

    Pike Place Market, WA · Jamie Barrows

    My teaching approach: I teach from a series of books myself and a fellow guitar instructor consider to be some of the best and most informative books on the market. The books can be purchased on or through the shop. My influences are: Yngwie Malmsteen, Rusty Cooley, Darrel Abbot, John 5, Mark Morton, Willie Addler, Stevie Ray Vaughn. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: I currently teach out of Tommy's Guitar Shop in Everett Wa. Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Improvisation, Jamming Skills
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  • Laurie Miller Guitar Lessons

    Laurie Miller Guitar Lessons

    Pike Place Market, WA · Laurie Miller

    My teaching approach: I play bass for a living. Recently I was playing with Goldy McJohn (Steppenwolf's keyboardist). I have hung with some heavy jazz cats in LA - Sal Marquez - (trumpet - Zappa, Leno show, etc.). I like to teach from a basic theory - learning the 12 bar blues, and scales, so that the student can play with other people. I am currently finishing an e-book on Full Range scales for the Bass. My guitar lessons take place in: Either location Guitar Techniques: Rhythm guitar, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scales and E
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  • Jim Fitzpatrick Guitar Lessons

    Jim Fitzpatrick Guitar Lessons

    Pike Place Market, WA · Jim Fitzpatrick

    My teaching approach: I've been playing for over 35 years, & teaching professionaly for 25 years - at various local music stores, EdCC community college, on cable television, and privately at my home studio. My father was a college music teacher, and I myself have attended 3 colleges studying guitar, music theory, piano, woodwinds, digital elect. music, & jazz improvisation. I specialize in rock, blues, jazz, & theory. My guitar lessons take place in: In the teacher's studio Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Fingerpicking, Slide Guitar, Vocal Accompaniment, Performa
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  • Colin Bradford Guitar Teaching

    Colin Bradford Guitar Teaching

    Seattle, WA · Colin Bradford

    I teach guitar in all styles. I have a degree in classical guitar from Columbia College Chicago. I balance fun with technique and music theory. I will give you the knowledge to grow musically, not only with me but in your own self study.

  • Acknowledge Music

    Acknowledge Music

    Seattle, WA · Adam King

    Hello! I've been teaching guitar and piano in the Seattle area for about ten years now. I specialize in beginner students, but I am also available to help hone your technique if you're already off and running. I am classically trained, but I can teach any genre. I generally like to get to know what kind of music my student likes, and base the lessons off of that material. That way, everyone is having fun! Music is and should be fun, but practice is definitely the key to learning! I earned a BA in Music in 2002 and more recently completed a Masters in Teaching and Learning in 2015. I look forwa
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  • Curt Golden Guitar Lessons

    Curt Golden Guitar Lessons

    Seattle, WA · Curt Golden

    My teaching approach: The primary focus of the approach I use is HOW to play, rather than WHAT to play, with an emphasis on mechanics, fretboard knowledge and ear training. My aim is for you to develop the skills to play anything you wish, and not simply the things I show you. With the guitar, the best thing we can do for ourselves is learn how to learn. Then, no teacher and no method can hold us back. Whether you are a beginner just thinking about getting some guidance, or you've been playing for some time and feel you are ready to kick it up a notch, I can help. My influences are: If they
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