You Rock Guitar West Roxbury MA

In Guitar Mode, the You Rock Guitar plugs into any guitar amplifier for real rocking or even into headphones for silent practice at night or on the road.

Nicholas M.
(877) 231-8505
Sheridan St.
Jamaica Plain, MA
Subjects
Bass Guitar, Music Recording, Music Theory, Guitar
Ages Taught
10 to 99
Specialties
Since my own interest is in avant-garde, experimental, improvised music, my teaching emphasis is on developing the student's original voice and creative confidence outside the confines of any specific genre. On guitar, I'm comfortable with folk, rock, blues, and the basics of jazz playing, but my tendency is to try and identify in an abstract way what concepts or techniques will most serve the student's development, whether that be an increased understanding of notation, harmony, melody, some…
Education
New England Conservatory - Guitar, Improvisation - '09-'11 (not complete) University of Chicago - Philosophy - '02-'06 (Bachelor's degree received) Phillips Academy, Andover - Arts and Music - '99-'01 (High School diploma received)
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Daniel W.
(877) 231-8505
Browne St.
Brookline, MA
Subjects
Songwriting, Guitar
Ages Taught
5 to 99
Specialties
acoustic guitar and electric. Chordal strumming, arpeggiating, soloing. My acoustic style is a mixture of folk and blues, and my electric is rock and blues.
Education
Bp. Connolly H.S. - - 1984-86 (High School diploma received) New York Univ. - Economics - 1987-91 (Bachelor's degree received) N.E. Institute of Art - Audio Production - 2004-05 (Associate degree received)
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Ryan T.
(877) 231-8505
B Calumat Street
Boston, MA
Subjects
Music Performance, Guitar, Music Theory, Classical Guitar, Music Recording
Ages Taught
5 to 99
Specialties
I specialize in Beginning to Intermediate Guitar (acoustic and electric), Music Theory, and Songwriting Techniques. I am also familiar with and prepared to teach beginning Voice and Recording techniques.
Education
Berklee College of Music - Guitar, Music Education - 2008-present (not complete) Mt. Si High School - Gen Ed and Music - 2003-2007 (High School diploma received)
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Jonathan B.
(877) 231-8505
Melvin Ave
Brighton, MA
Subjects
Music Theory, Guitar
Ages Taught
1 to 99
Specialties
Guitar: beg to inter Rock, jazz, folk, blues. Classical and flamenco can be taught at a beginner's level only.
Education
Brandeis University - Sociology/Music - August 2002 - May 2006 (Bachelor's degree received)
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Cameron S.
(877) 231-8505
Chiswick Rd
Brighton, MA
Subjects
Music Theory, Guitar, Bass Guitar, Songwriting, Music Recording
Ages Taught
12 to 99
Specialties
I concentrate on ear training, improvisation, and explore styles ranging from pop, alternative, rock, prog, and blues, to metal, funk, and folk etc. I do not sight read. Rather, I work with the student with theory and arrangement conventions to really understand the music. This intern, greatly sharpens their musical ear and helps them to learn music much faster because they understand how it is put together; why and how it works, etc.
Education
State university of new york at purchase. - Music, with a concentration in studio production - august 2003 - July 2007 (Bachelor's degree received)
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matt s.
(877) 231-8505
N. Beacon St.
Boston, MA
Subjects
Guitar, Bass Guitar
Ages Taught
10 to 60
Specialties
I try to personalize each lesson to each student. A solid understanding of the basics is essential! I have the student learn from their favorite players & then show them how to do it themselves. Theory,reading,improv & ear-training are all important to me. I teach most styles but my favorite are rock,blues,funk,jazz & country
Education
Musicians Institute - guitar - 1994-1995 (Degree received)
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Tyler Oakleaf
6 Wigglesworth St, Apt 1
Boston, MA
Instruments
Composition, Conducting, Ear Training, Film Scoring, Guitar, Recording, Theory
Styles
Blues, Classical, Electronic, Folk - Country - Bluegrass, Jazz, Kids, Other, Rock - Alternative, World
Experience Levels
Advanced, Beginner, Intermediate
Rate
$40
Years of Experience
7 Years

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Jonathan B.
(877) 231-8505
Terminal St
Charlestown, MA
Subjects
Guitar, Music Theory
Ages Taught
1 to 99
Specialties
Guitar: beg to inter Rock, jazz, folk, blues. Classical and flamenco can be taught at a beginner's level only.
Education
Brandeis University - Sociology/Music - August 2002 - May 2006 (Bachelor's degree received)
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Ryan T.
(877) 231-8505
Massachusetts Ave
Boston, MA
Subjects
Music Performance, Music Theory, Guitar, Music Recording, Classical Guitar
Ages Taught
5 to 99
Specialties
I specialize in Beginning to Intermediate Guitar (acoustic and electric), Music Theory, and Songwriting Techniques. I am also familiar with and prepared to teach beginning Voice and Recording techniques.
Education
Berklee College of Music - Guitar, Music Education - 2008-present (not complete) Mt. Si High School - Gen Ed and Music - 2003-2007 (High School diploma received)
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TakeLessons Music Teacher

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Andrew A.
(877) 231-8505
Warren st
Brighton, MA
Subjects
Piano, Clarinet, Saxophone, Flute, Music Theory, Guitar, Music Performance
Ages Taught
1 to 99
Specialties
Sax: beg to adv Piano and Guitar: beg Improvisation Saxophone is my primary instrument and I can teach all levels of saxophone playing. I also play and can teach Beginner Clarinet, Flute, Guitar and Piano. I have years of experience both in the theoretical studies and performance of Jazz, Classical and Rock music, as well as other styles such as Latin Jazz, Funk and Experimental Composed and Improvised music.
Education
University of Vermont - Music - 2005-2009 (Bachelor's degree received) New England Conservatory - Music - 2010- (not complete)
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You Rock Guitar

0.0000yourockYou Rock Guitar is the first hybrid guitar and gaming platform that is equally rockin’ when plugged into a computer, an amplifier or a video game console. The You Rock Guitar offers three playing modes: Music Mode, Game Mode, and You Rock Mode. The first-ever device to deliver this degree of versatility, the You Rock Guitar will engage and inspire guitarists, digital music composers, and gamers alike.

“Utilizing input from professional guitarists, the You Rock Guitar provides phenomenal MIDI implementation, play-anywhere portability, great rock sounds, and easy recording in an instrument that never needs tuning,” said Kevin Kent, CEO of Inspired Instruments. “It also satisfies the millions of gamers who have felt the thrill of experiencing music through games like Rock Band or Guitar Hero, but who are unable to actually play the music they love. With the You Rock Guitar, everyone rocks right out of the box.”

In Guitar Mode, the You Rock Guitar plugs into any guitar amplifier for real rocking or even into headphones for silent practice at night or on the road. It can also be used with an Apple iPod, iPhone, or other mp3 player, allowing players to jam with their favorite tracks from iTunes. A fully-functional whammy bar allows for pitch-bending both up and down. Musicians will be pleasantly surprised by the 22-fret full-scale neck that delivers notes without any latency. It features real strings for picking or strumming and a super touch-sensitive neck, offering unprecedented utility while delivering the performance and feeling of a real guitar.In addition to 100 preset guitar and synth sounds, the You Rock Guitar includes 50 alternate and drop tuning presets along with 10 digital capo settings. It plugs directly into the USB port on Macs and PCs for use with music making programs like Garage Band, Cubase, and ProTools, as well as more serious composition programs such as Finale and Sibelius.

 The You Rock Guitar can run on either USB power or batteries, making it the take-anywhere songwriting axe you’ve always wanted. The removable neck lets it fit in carry-on luggage or even a back-pack. With the onboard MIDI recorder your song ideas can be captured anywhere, anytime.

In You Rock Mode, the device helps first-time guitarists (gamers!) start playing real rock music, solos and chords right away. These rockin’ music loops let players solo or strum along with the chord progressions that changed the world. In this exclusive mode, mistakes are impossible because only the frets that work with those chord progressions will sound. Playing a wrong note only triggers an error sound, just like in the video game!

In Game Mode, the You Rock Guitar works seamlessly with both Guitar Hero and Rock Band on the major gaming platforms (Wii, PS3 and Xbox 360) using interchangeable, proprietary GameFlex cartridges. Two sets of color-coded frets work just like the buttons on your standard video game guitar. You can use a real pick on any string or even stru...

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