Featured Guitar Teachers Near Las Vegas , NV

Dan B

Dan B

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My teaching methods include assessing the students' needs and interests and building a lesson plan from there.  I focus on everything from basic hand technique, grips and rudiments to chart reading, transcription and analytical listening. Books I use regularly include: George Stone's STICK CONTROL, Ted Reed's SYNCOPATION, Gary Chester's NEW BREED, Alan Dawson's THE DRUMMERS COMPLETE VOCABULARY, Zoro's R&B COMMANDMENTS ...among many others.  

Mark S

Mark S

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As already stated, my approach stresses understanding a mastery of "the basics" of musical knowledge and instrument-specific knowledge and skills -while adapting to the individual strengths/weaknesses and interests... of the individual students. Among other things, my approach emphasizes empowering students by quickly and efficiently imparting essential and useful knowledge and "real skills" that enable students to know and demonstrate, at will, music knowledge and ability. My students tend to become knowledgeable and skilled rapidly, having a clear understanding of the basics of musical knowledge and instrument-specific skill, imparting confidence in their knowledge and ability, while providing them with the knowledge and skill(s) to solve musical problems and achieve musical goals.

Paul P

Paul P

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For Guitar I feel that it is best for everyone to start out learning classical and then branch out to other styles. However,  I ,, as a teacher want to teach everything if I can , while at the same time really focusing on what the students goals are in learning to play and what music gets them excited about playing. So I will use standard guitar teaching materials such as studies from Sor and Giuliani , or Segovia scales , or certain method books by Hal Leonard , Scott Tennant etc...but each student is different and my approach is focused on tailoring everything to each student specifically. Some learn note reading and theory fast but have trouble with left hand fingering or right hand technique so we would focus more on the physical techniques while others may play very well already but understand  little  or nothing about theory. 

Linda A

Linda A

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 After earning a degree in Theater from UMD, I moved to New York City to start my career in performance. My journey took me to some great cities such as Paris, where I was able to sing in French and imerse myself in the rich culture of France. From there I traveled to the "All American City of Entertainment", Las Vegas, NV.   My extensive background in songwriting led me to write, produce and record my own CD, "Almost Home".  After a lifetime of performing, I enjoy sharing my gifts and find teaching so rewarding. I love helping people discover their own talent and find their voice through music.

John S

John S

Instruments:

I began teaching at the age of 19 and within one year ended up teaching over 70 drummers weekly at four different locations in which I managed 2 of them. I then went on to open my own studio in 2007 to great success. Recently, desiring more musical adventures, I've decided to relocate to Las Vegas in search of more music opportunities in The Music Business. I have taught thousands of drummers and guitar players over the year and am looking forward to teaching thousands more! I hope to hear from you soon! 

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