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University trained guitarist teaching guitar, bass, and music theory

University schooled American musician teaching guitar and bass lessons in the Amsterdam area. Lessons are in English and I will travel to you. We can also hold lessons at my apartment in Zuid-Oost. I can teach all styles of music, with exception of classical guitar. I have a very strong knowledge of music theory and it is used as the basis of learning the instrument. We will learn the music you want to learn, but it will be grounded in the music theory behind it All levels welcome!

Extra information

Student must have their own guitar.

Location

At student's location: Around Amsterdam, Netherlands
Online via webcam

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General info

Skills:

Guitar:
Acoustic, Blues, Country & bluegrass, Electric, Folk, Funk, Indie & alternative, Jazz, Pop, Punk, Reggae & dub, Rnb, Rock, Song & varieties

Age:

Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)

Student level:

Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced

Duration:

60 minutes

The class is taught in:

English

About Me

University trained at the Hartt School of Music in Hartford, CT, USA. I teach all styles of music, with exception of classical guitar. My approach is based off of music theory, as I believe it is very important to have that base of knowledge. (Teach a man a fish... You know the saying) My favorite students are the the ones who are willing to put the time in. Learning a musical instrument is a difficult, yet incredibly fun and rewarding task. But it takes hard work and practice.

I have played in bands for many years and have gained a lot of experience. I am very well versed in all guitar equipment and working with other musicians.

Education

Bachelors of Arts in Music- Jackie McLean Institute of Jazz Hartt School of Music, W. Hartford, CT, USA
Area of Study- Jazz Studies - Guitar

Private Lessons for many years prior

Experience / Qualifications

Semi Professional Guitarist and Musician with 20 years of playing and 6 years of teaching experience. I have played in bands for that entire time and can teach how the equipment is used and how to jam with others.

Reviews (3)

First lesson with Steve was exactly what I had hoped it would be. Steve is patient and very clear. I am really pleased and look forward to the future lessons.
Stephen is a very patient and skilled teacher. He is willing to work with you on areas you want to improve, and gives his undivided attention. He isn't a clock watcher, and definitely loves music. I highly recommend him.
Great teacher, really nice, Great wirh kids, too ! made it enjoyable to learn, kids are already practicing everyday, really excited and looking forward to the next lesson !

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  • Instructor since September 2017
  • 2 repeat students
  • Phone number verified

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