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Jim D offers guitar lessons in Portland, OR

Jim D

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...They're called guitars but thats where it ends. I love all things music. I want to share the joy of making and playing music. When it comes to teaching theory, I always say that if you can count to 8, than you can write a popular song you would hear on the radio. ... Read More

Lee E offers guitar lessons in Portland, OR

Lee E

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...I approach each student based on his or her background and what he or she needs from me. It is important to adequately instruct the student and make sure he or she is properly disciplined, but one cannot be too involved in the student's playing. ... Read More

Travis M offers guitar lessons in Portland, OR

Travis M

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...I'm a passionate and patient instructor who loves sharing the joy of music with others. Be it teaching a student chords, riffs and songs, or playing and performing with one of my bands, I'm constantly striving to grow as a musician and teacher. ... Read More

Matthew K offers guitar lessons in Portland, OR

Matthew K

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...My students are welcome to contact me anytime via email, and I will gladly answer any questions they have. For online students I use a file-sharing service so we can quickly and easily exchange song charts and other documents, as well as videos I record so they can re-watch important parts of the lessons.... Read More

Babak M offers guitar lessons in Portland, OR

Babak M

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...Depend on the student's age and ability of playing, I use different material and technique. However, it is essential for every one to follow certain rules and technique.... Read More

Christopher L offers guitar lessons in Portland, OR

Christopher L

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...First and foremost, I want to get to know the student. I want to know what their prior guitar experience is, what motivates them, and what their goals are.... Read More

Cory G offers guitar lessons in Portland, OR

Cory G

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...I began playing the drums when I was just 10 years old, and they quickly became my first love in the world of playing and creating music. I took private lessons much like what I now offer my students for years until I began playing in bands and progressing on my own.... Read More

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