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Best Guitar
Teachers in
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2017

Why These Guitar Teachers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored guitar teachers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best guitar teachers in Las Vegas, NV.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

A Note Above the Rest Music Academy

Located in Las Vegas, A Note Above the Rest Music Academy provides weekly private music lessons for all ages starting at $25 per half hour. In-home and studio classes are available for a range of instruments, including voice, guitar, violin, drums, piano, brass, and woodwinds. Instrument purchases and rentals are also available. Instructors at A Note Above the Rest Music Academy have experience prepping students who are auditioning for the Las Vegas Music Academy.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 471-6683

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Brill Music Academy

Located in Las Vegas, Brill Music Academy is one of the largest music schools in the city, offering lessons for guitar, piano, guitar, voice, saxophone, and many other instruments. Founded in 1998, the school offers month to month classes, free recitals for students to showcase their skills, and a comfortable, professional atmosphere. Instrument repairs and rentals are also available. Customers are impressed with the organization and communication skills of the staff and the fact that the teachers help inspire their children to become passionate about music.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 212-8745

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Chase Music Studio

Located in Las Vegas, Chase Music Studio provides lessons in keyboard, guitar, drums, bass, and vocals, all taught by educators with a minimum of 15 years of experience. Classes are available at all levels from beginner to advanced, and cost $35 for each private, 45-minute session. Lessons allow students to learn to play their favorite songs in any preferred style of music, from classical and jazz to rock and heavy metal.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 666-4899

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DreamWeavers Professional Performing Arts

Based in Las Vegas, DreamWeavers Professional Performing Arts offers a range of performing classes and workshops, including guitar lessons, classes for other instruments, dance, theater, and related disciplines. Customers can opt for either private lessons or group classes taught by renowned experts in the field. For those outside the Las Vegas area, Skype classes are available.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 324-6065

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Ensemble Arts Academy

Founded in 2009, Ensemble Arts Academy serves the entire Las Vegas area with music classes for all instruments, ability levels, and ages. They also offer sheet music, instrumental sales, repairs, and rentals, and music, theater, and dance camps. Ensemble Arts Academy hires only university-trained music teachers at their two convenient locations. Private guitar lessons are available in either 30 or 60-minute sessions, or clients can opt for group classes in the instruments of their choice. Parents enrolling more than one child can take advantage of the sibling discount.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 388-0014

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Guitar Lessons in Las Vegas by Matt Hennager

Based in Las Vegas, Matt Hennager provides guitar lessons for all levels from beginner to advanced. Hennager has spent more than 24 years as a professional guitar player and has experience with a range of music styles, including rock, metal, jazz, blues, pop, folk, country, funk, and many more. He is a graduate of the Guitar Institute of Technology and has been teaching guitar lessons for more than two decades. Both half hour and hour lessons are offered, with discounted prices for those who pay in advance.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 533-3611

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John J. Giangrande

John J. Giangrande offers private piano and guitar lessons throughout the Las Vegas area. Giangrande is a licensed educator through the Nevada Department of Education and works with children as young as age 6 as well as adults. Guitar lessons cover a comprehensive approach to the instrument, including music appreciation and literacy, music theory, guitar technique, ear training, sight reading, composition, and performance. The first lesson with Giangrande is always free.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 371-7157

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Kirby Music Studio

Kirby Music Studio offers piano, guitar, and organ lessons for kids as well as musical instrument sales, rentals, and repair. This family-owned and operated business boasts a caring, dedicated staff that provides impeccable service and instruction to students and customers alike. Kirby Music Studio operates in a convenient Henderson, Nevada, location.

Henderson, NV(702) 675-7300

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Nevada Music Academy

Located in Las Vegas, Nevada Music Academy strives to provide students with a lifelong appreciation of music. Private and ensemble classes are available for a range of instruments, including violin, cello, bass, guitar, ukulele, drums, voice, piano, saxophone, and clarinet. Classes are available in 30, 45, and 60-minute increments and start at $54 per hour, with discounts offered for four and ten-lesson series, semester enrollment, and annual enrollment.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 906-2400

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Patrick Worley

Based in Las Vegas, Patrick Worley is a professional classical musician who offers electric guitar, mandolin, bass, Suzuki, and other music lessons. Worley holds B.S. in Music Business and a B.M. in Guitar Performance from Middle Tennessee State University and is a former adjunct faculty member at the University of Nevada Las Vegas. He currently is the chair of Dixie State University's guitar program. Lessons are available at a monthly rate of $120 for 30 minutes a week, either at one of Worley's two convenient studio locations or the client's home; online and Skype lessons are also available.

Las Vegas, NV(256) 714-1417

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Ricardo Cobo Classical Guitar

Ricardo Cobo Classical Guitar is run by a professional musician who chairs the classical guitar department at the University of Nevada Las Vegas. Cobo is also the founder and artistic director of the Guitar Las Vegas/Allegro Guitar Series hosted at UNLV’s Doc Rando Concert Hall. He boasts more than 40 years of experience and teaches private, customized lessons in both English and Spanish, with a focus on technique, fingering, customized score markings, tempo and stylistic markings, phrasing, and dynamics. Skype lessons are also available.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 498-4000

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Sean McCone's Academy of Music

Sean McCone's Academy of Music offers private and group guitar and piano lessons throughout Las Vegas. Founder McCone has a Masters of Music Degree in Arranging and Composition and teaches History of Rock Music and guitar classes at the College of Southern Nevada. Customers can choose from either private in-home lessons or group classes for all ages and levels, such as the weekly Group Adult Beginner Guitar Class. Styles of music taught include classical, rock, pop, and jazz, and regular recitals allow students to show off their skills.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 419-8953

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Sport Social

Sport-Social is a Las Vegas non-profit organization offering music, art, and other classes and activities for students with autism and other developmental disabilities. Weekly private lessons are available for guitar, voice, piano, and drums, as well as sports skills like bike riding, scooter riding, skateboarding, basketball, and soccer. Sport-Social also hosts summer camp programs as well as private parties and events. All lessons and programs are developed and taught with an Applied Behavioral Analysis-based curriculum.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 485-5515

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SweetlandMusic

SweetlandMusic is a professional recording, composition, and music production studio located in Las Vegas. In addition to recording and production, this studio offers lessons in guitar, bass, and drums as well as Logic Pro X and Garageband software programs. Classes cost $25 for a half-hour and $40 for an hour. This home studio is owned and operated by David Sweetland, music producer for Flow Style Records and LVA Records.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 415-3013

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Today's Music

Today's Music, founded in Las Vegas in 1995, is a family-owned business offering musical instruments, accessories, repair services, and music lessons. Lessons taught by experienced musicians include guitar, bass, drums, piano, voice, banjo, and mandolin, in styles including rock, pop, jazz, classical, and more. Both half hour and full hour lessons are available, covering chords, scales, technique, and reading and composing music. Those who purchase a guitar at Today's Music receive a free lesson, and those who purchase 12 lessons get a free acoustic guitar.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 256-9400

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Vince Lauria Studios

With locations in Las Vegas and Los Angeles, Vince Lauria Studios offers guitar, bass, piano, songwriting, and recording lessons. Lauria's guitar lessons cover a comprehensive range of styles, including traditional strumming, traditional and modern rock, blues chords and solos, finger and hybrid picking, classical and Spanish guitar, jazz, reggae, and alternative. Lauria is a Clio-award winning composer with more than 20 years in the industry and has worked with guitar greats including members of Wings and The Beach Boys.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 262-7862

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