Best Guitar Lessons in Buffalo

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Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Buffalo Guitar Lessons on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

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

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

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Guitar Lessons by Robert Luterek

Guitar Lessons by Robert Luterek in Buffalo offers private lessons to beginner and intermediate students using the unique Lewis Guitar Method, which emphasizes both a practical and theoretical approach to learning the guitar. Private lessons take place at the instructor’s home studio or at the student’s home. The first 40-minute lesson costs $35 and is used to determine the student’s goals and ability to play. A customized lesson plan is then created specifically for each student. There is a 100% money-back guarantee on the first lesson, no questions asked. Any future lessons cost $30 and must be purchased as a four-lesson nonrefundable package. Lessons generally take place weekdays and evenings, and Saturday afternoons.

Buffalo, NY 14227


InSchool Music

InSchool Music is a Tonawanda music center founded in 2006 as a “solution to many of the challenges that arise in private music instruction for all involved.” What distinguishes the company is that private, one-on-one lessons are provided at students’ schools during school hours, eliminating the need for parents to drive children to lessons. Students of all ages can enroll in classical music, jazz, blues, rock, show tunes, and pop classes in a variety of instruments. A registration form for new students is available on the company’s website. For students who prefer taking lessons outside of school, the company’s Bathurst Studios is located in the instructor’s home and offers private piano instruction.

Tonawanda, NY 14150


Music Room

Cheektowaga’s Music Room was established in 1960 and offers “lessons for some of the best prices in the area.” No contracts or long term lesson commitments are required, with lessons starting at $15. Students are provided with opportunities to participate in recitals and an annual competition. Students can take lessons in piano, guitar, voice, cello, flute, trumpet, clarinet, tuba, music theory, songwriting, and other instruments. There is also a Scholarship Program available for students who work hard and wish to continue their studies at a collegiate level as music majors. In addition, the store offers instrument rentals and piano tuning services.

Cheektowaga, NY 14224


Performing Arts

Performing Arts is a Depew music center with an “unconditional commitment to developing the talents, gifts, and abilities of everyone that participates.” Private music instruction is offered six days a week, and the center also features workshops, clinics, and a variety of camps for children, including Rock Camp, Drama Camp, and Minecraft Camp. Group classes are an important part of the center’s curriculum and are grouped based on age and ability. A few past and current classes include Beginner Guitar Academy, Shred Academy 101, Rock Band 101, The Art of Auditioning, Actor’s Boot Camp, and Rock Star Singer.

Depew, NY 14043


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