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Guitar Instructors teach students how to play the guitar and help them prepare for performances. Essential duties and responsibilities of a Guitar Instructor are teaching the basics of guitar playing, presenting theory, explaining practical techniques, understanding student needs, and conducting coaching sessions. Resume samples in the field make display of the following skills: guitar playing expertise, instruction abilities, patience, a professional demeanor, and excellent communication and interpersonal abilities. Employers choose resumes highlighting a Bachelor’s Degree in music.

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Professional Guitar Instructor

15 years of professional guitar teaching experience specializing in tailored learning paths for beginner through advanced level students of all ages and musical backgrounds

  • Developed customized curriculum based on clients' needs
  • Organized all aspects of private lessons from invoicing, scheduling and lesson management
  • Contracted with leading retail establishments to supplement private lesson clientele including, Royal Academy for Music and Performing Arts, and Daddy's Junky Music National Guitar Workshop
  • Manufacturing and refurbishing Philips Lifeline products
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
15
years
at this job
AS
Business Administration
BA
Business
2

Private Guitar Instructor

  • Taught over 100 students at the Tom Muehlenbeck Center.
  • Implemented and taught lesson plans on an individual and group basis.
  • Created a Google AdWords campaign with the aim of increasing awareness.
  • Maintained a sales log to keep track of inventory.
  • Updated and improved the company's official Website to reflect current inventory.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Marketing
3

Guitar Instructor

  • Planned personalized lessons accordingly for students ranging in ages 5-45. Provided songs suitable to each student which focused on certain techniques that the individuals needed to improve on.
  • Created a relaxed environment and built strong rapport with students and families which resulted in more productive lessons.
  • Took excerpts from various music texts (history, theory, facts) to provide students with well-rounded knowledge and retained interest.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
4

Guitar Instructor

Maintained a weekly schedule for multiple students

  • Created lessons to fit individual student's needs
  • Developed a bond with each student to build trust in the learning environment
  • Managed the billing statements of students
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
5

Freelance Guitar Instructor

  • Pioneered MAMI ensemble class, teaching groups of young musicians the basics of how to perform in small ensembles.
  • Provided private guitar instruction to students ranging from young beginners to experienced professionals in multiple genres to include Rock, Funk, Blues, and Jazz.
  • Created custom lesson plans for students, advised on equipment purchases, and assigned personalized homework to students to maximize learning and enhance lesson plans.
  • Responsible for making and maintaining lesson schedule,
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Biotechnology
BA
Performance Guitar
6

Owner/guitar Instructor

Create and maintain Social Media campaigns including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn

  • Construct and maintain company website and squeeze page
  • Generate new business through community activities such as Toys for Tots
  • Develop guitar lesson marketing materials
  • Proactively conducted 20 seminars resulting in over 40 new clients
  • Create lessons that meet the needs of each student
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Education And Human Resources Management
MS
Organizational Management And Global Management
7

Guitar Instructor

  • Taught Guitar Lessons using years of personally developed knowledge and expertise as well as university level education.
  • Used iPads, laptops and desktops to develop custom training materials.
  • Demonstrated excellent customer service by building rapport with students and parents.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Music
8

Guitar Instructor

  • Taught beginning guitar lessons to children, ages 6-12
  • Helped parents select instruments and gear
  • Partnered with several instructors to help transition students into intermediate-level lessons at Guitars Unlimited in Dublin, CA
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
C
Certificate
Guitar Building And Repair
9

Guitar Instructor

Performance experience reaching over 10 years

  • Repeatedly preformed at the St. Regis Hotel in New York City, Manhattan School of Music Greenfield Hall, Guitar Foundation of New York City, The Manhattan Borden Auditorium, Dizzy's Jazz Club in Lincoln Center in New York City, and many other notable locations.
  • Completed education, training, to be proficient in the Suzuki Method of Music and Ear Training.
  • Proficient in Classical Guitar, Electric Guitar, Mandolin, Drums, Banjo, Bass, and Voice.
  • Completed several courses in education, instruction, and Music Theory.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
10

Guitar Instructor

  • Taught weekly individual lessons to guitar students.
  • Prepared students for jazz band performances.
  • Developed personalized lesson plans and repertoire for each student.
  • Prepared students for all-state competitions and ABRSM exams.
  • Taught advanced students jazz and classical guitar technique.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
AS
Jazz Studies
BA
Jazz Performance
MA
Music Composition

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