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Fun personalized acoustic/classical guitar lessons using your favorite songs!

Learn the most common chords and be able to play your first song after just 1 lesson!
You will build a solid foundation in guitar playing through carefully selected songs that you get to choose from. Once you get the hang of the fundamentals, you get to tell me which songs you want to learn during our lessons to expand your skills and become more proficient, and I will teach you how to read and play your favorite songs like a master! After learning the more common chords and basics of guitar playing, you will learn about strumming patterns, finger picking, and tabs through the songs of your choice. One benefit of this technological world is that we can find almost anything online if we know where and how to look, which includes most of our favorite songs. All you have to do is give me the names of songs you would like to play, and I will work my magic to help you achieve that goal. Playing the songs you listen to and love makes the lessons a lot more fun and rewarding for everyone. My guitar lessons inspire creativity and help develop new students into world-class players.
All ages are welcome! Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student.

Location

Online via webcam
At teacher's location: South Clay Avenue, Liberal, KS, USA

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suitcase iconSkills:
Acoustic, Classical, Country & bluegrass, Folk, Pop, Rock, Song & varieties
Age:
Preschool children (4-6 years old)
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Duration:
30 minutes
45 minutes
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English

About Me

Hello, and welcome! My name is Taryna and I love being able to share my passion for music and teaching by helping kids (ages 5 and up) and adults with various backgrounds achieve their learning goals of playing guitar or the piano!
I have been taking guitar lessons since I was 8 years old and finally reached my lifelong goal of learning how to play piano, as an adult.
When I'm not teaching, you can find me spending time with my baby girl on our farm, surrounded by our dogs, cats, horses, and cows. I believe that my personal experiences as a mom and a farmer taught me the importance of nurturing growth and promoting a safe and nurturing environment. I look forward to sharing my love for music and teaching with my students and helping them reach their full potential.

Education

Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education from Panhandle State University with a 4.0 GPA in 2019
Associate of Arts in Elementary Education from Seward County Community College with a 4.0 GPA in 2016

Experience / Qualifications

I have 9 years of experience teaching in Elementary schools, tutoring Math and Reading independently to kids Grade 2 through college, teaching private and group guitar and piano lessons, and teaching English to students from around the word online. I also hold a Kansas State Teaching License in Elementary Education (K-6) and have certifications in TEFL, TESOL, and ESOL. With my years of experience I have honed my skills in creating engaging lesson plans, encouraging student curiosity, adapting to different settings and requirements, providing one-on-one and group setting instruction, and fostering a positive and empowering learning environment. My teaching approach is characterized by enthusiasm and patience, focusing on instilling a growth mindset in students and catering to various learning styles. I am a skilled musician, teaching both guitar and piano to students of all ages. My versatile expertise and dedication make me an excellent choice for music education.

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Taryna is a great teacher to work with the kids. Her patience, encouragement, and knowledge in teaching made my daughter more confident in piano. I, as a parent of a 8 yea old would definitely recommend her for piano lessons!
"Discover the Joy of Piano: Join our beginner piano class designed for kids and adults alike. Learn the fundamentals of playing the piano, from reading sheet music to mastering basic melodies. No prior experience needed – just bring your enthusiasm and a love for music! We will guide you through the keys to unlock your musical potential in a fun and supportive environment

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