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

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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.

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Atascocita School of Music

Atascocita School of Music has been offering music lessons to Houston and the surrounding area for over a decade. The school provides one-on-one lessons in piano, voice, guitar, bass, drums, and violin, promising personalized lessons that help the individual grow no matter the skill level. Atascocita School of Music lets students get acquainted with teachers through free consultations.

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Bojangles Music School

Bojangles Music School teaches private music lessons in Houston, offering both in-home and studio lessons. The music school does vocal, ukulele, guitar, drums, mandolin, harmonica, piano, banjo, and bass lessons. Bojangles can also provide instruments at a competitive price. Students praise the convenience of working with Bojangles Music School as well as the knowledgeable staff.

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CMLessons provides music lessons in Houston and the surrounding area. The diverse musical professionals at CMLessons offer general music lessons, piano lessons, drum lessons, voice lessons, and guitar lessons. In addition to these services, CM provides recording and stage sessions. The company offers its services to clients of all age levels and does both private and group lessons. Making learning even more convenient, CM also provides online music courses. Students praise CMLessons’ affordability and the staff’s patience and knowledge.

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Danny D’s Guitar Hacienda

Danny D’s Guitar Hacienda has been operating for over three decades. The League City, TX-based company serves the greater Houston area, offering guitar sales, repairs, and lessons. Adult guitar, bass guitar, ukulele, banjo, mandolin, and lap steel guitar lessons are all available. Teachers specialize in different styles, such as Blues, Country, Jazz, Bluegrass, Celtic, Metal, Funk, Rock, and Classical. These well-versed instructors take clients six days a week and can accommodate those with busy schedules.

League City, TX 77573


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Derrick’s Guitar Lessons

Derrick is a Friendswood, TX-based guitar teacher, offering his services to the Houston area. He has over a decade of experience and provides both private guitar and bass lessons. Derrick is a lifelong musician, starting with piano in the 5th grade and moving onto guitar where he found his passion and continued to perform for the whole of his life. With a true love for the instrument, and music itself, Derrick now spends his time sharing this love as an instructor.

Friendswood, TX 77546


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Fort Bend Music Center

Fort Bend Music Center has been operating for over three decades, providing musical instruction to the Houston area. The center works out of two locations, one in Houston and the other in Stafford, TX, providing a variety of musical lessons. Instructors can provide piano, drum, guitar, violin, and voice lessons, offering both group and private lessons. In addition to lessons, Fort Bend Music Center offers piano rentals, piano repairs, and guitar and drum sales. Fort Bend Music Center has been family owned since its founding.

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Guitar Lessons by Brian

Brian Turner has been teaching guitar to students in the Houston area and beyond for nearly four decades. He’s been performing as a professional guitarist for even longer. Brian offers lessons to those of all skill levels from his Humble, TX studio. He offers private instruction in guitar, bass guitar, lap steel guitar, dobro, mandolin, ukulele, Puerto Rican cuatro, bouzouki, and banjo. Additional staff is available to teach other instruments. For those who can’t make it into the studio, Brian also provides guitar lessons via Skype or FaceTime for students’ convenience.

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Heights Guitar Tech

Heights Guitar Tech is a repair shop offering musical lessons in the Houston area. For lessons, Heights Guitar Tech provides private guitar lessons that range from 30 – 60 minutes. The business also sells consignment guitars and accessories. Tube amp repairs and repairs of stringed instruments are also available at Heights Guitar Tech, making it a one-stop shop for guitar players.

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Houston Music Academy

Houston Music Academy offers music lessons to individuals of all ages in Houston and the surrounding area. The experienced team does voice, drum, bass, piano, and guitar lessons. Percussion, orchestral, and string instrument lessons are also available. In addition, Houston Music Academy holds a variety of music lesson programs such as rock ensembles, vocal groups, Suzuki music lessons, and classical guitar ensembles. Both private and group lessons are available, and Houston Music Academy does not charge registration fees.

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International Music Academy

International Music Academy is a Houston-based music school providing private lessons to children, teenagers, and adults. Private piano, violin, cello, and guitar lessons are all available. In addition, International Music Academy offers music classes for very young children, theory tests, complimentary evaluations, after school programs, and plenty of performance opportunities. International Music Academy promises well-qualified, multi-national instructors.

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Memorial Music

Memorial Music has been serving the Houston area for over four decades. It’s been frequented by such names as ZZ Top and Eric Johnson, among others. In addition to selling quality instruments, Memorial Music offers guitar, bass, mandolin, violin, viola, cello, saxophone, banjo, voice, piano, drum, clarinet, flute, and harmonica lessons. Memorial Music promises to come up with a lesson plan that suits individual clients' needs, and teaches all skill levels.

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Rhythm Music School

Rhythm Music School provides music lessons to all ages in Spring, TX. The company offers bass, guitar, piano, and drum set lessons on a month-to-month payment basis. Rhythm Music also provides Kindermusik classes available for students from birth to four years old. Students of Rhythm Music will have access to recital opportunities, and lessons six days a week. Early morning and lunch instruction are also available for adults, homeschoolers, college students, etc.

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Sessions Music

Sessions Music provides in-home music lessons in Houston and the surrounding area. Qualified teachers can do drum lessons, piano lessons, voice lessons, guitar lessons, and lessons on classical instruments. All educators are background-checked, and all students will have access to public performance opportunities, as well as access to rehearsal rooms located in the Sessions Music studio facilities.

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Six Strings Music Academy

Six Strings Music Academy offers a variety of music lessons out of Cypress, TX. The music academy does lessons in piano, flute, violin, viola, bass, cello, guitar, drums, and voice, teaching children from age five to adults. In addition to private lessons, Six Strings Music Academy provides rock band classes and Suzuki lessons. Six Strings Music Academy also puts on regular performances.

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Success Music Studios

Success Music Studios does private music lessons based out of Sugar Land, TX. The company has been serving the community for over three decades, providing drum, bass, guitar, piano, mandolin, ukulele, voice, and banjo lessons. The company doesn't do contracts or registration fees and lets clients pay on a month-to-month and per lesson basis for their convenience.

Sugar Land, TX 77478


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Tempo School of Music

Tempo School of Music has been offering private lessons in Houston for over a decade. Serving all ages and musical styles, the highly qualified staff provides lessons on piano, saxophone, flute, clarinet, guitar, violin, and voice. Tempo School of Music does not charge a registration fee and teaches hundreds of students each week.

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Texas Music Emporium, Inc.

Texas Music Emporium, Inc. has been serving Houston's guitar needs for three decades. The emporium sells guitars, amps, drums, pro audio, and accessories, boasting the largest collection of Martin guitars in Houston. Texas Music Emporium also offers electric, acoustic, and bass guitar lessons in all styles and to all ages. Finally, the business promises 24-hour repairs for most guitar issues.

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The Conservatory of Music

The Conservatory of Music is a Katy, TX-based music school that has been providing lessons for nearly a decade. Piano, drum set, percussion, violin, viola, cello, double bass, voice, guitar, and base guitar lessons are all available. The Conservatory of Music boasts over 30 experienced instructors, and teaches over 21,000 private lessons a year. Twice a year, The Conservatory of Music hosts recitals so students can refine their skills in front of an audience.

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Vivaldi Music Academy

Vivaldi Music Academy is a musician-owned and operated music school with two locations in Bellaire and West University, TX. Instruments taught include drums, cello, flute, guitar, piano, viola, violin, and voice. Vivaldi Music Academy offers private lessons, group voice lessons, and early childhood music classes. The school accommodates all ages, houses classes in modern facilities, and boasts quality instruments such as baby grand pianos. Performance and workshop opportunities are also available to students.

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West Oaks Music Studio

West Oaks Music Studio is a Houston-based music instructor that has been serving the community for over two decades. Private instruction in piano, guitar, voice, electric bass, violin, viola, cello, double bass, flute, and music production are available to students from five years old to adults. West Oaks Music Studio also offers violin, viola, cello, and double base rentals on a month-to-month and rent-to-own basis.

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