Guitar Lessons in Queens, NY, and Oakland, NJ

Electric Guitar

Electric guitar lessons

If you have ever been moved by the rousing sound of an electric guitar, then you know what kind of power this instrument can hold. The muscular rhythms and searing riffs of an electric guitar can take any song to another stratosphere.

Electric guitars are guitars with bite. Although the structural premise of any of these instruments is essentially the same, nothing growls and riffs quite like an axe on fire. At Real Brave, we have a deep appreciation for all things musical, especially rock, jazz, and blues. So, when it is time to rock and riff, we are right there with you! Actually, we are more than with you—we are here to help show you the way. Plus, with PracticePad™our in-house software that helps track progress, can record video and audio and more, you are guaranteed to find your stage.

Real Brave offers electric guitar lessons for anyone in Queens, NY, and Oakland, NJ, with group electric guitar lessons for beginners and private music instruction for additional practice. Many students that come seeking an electric guitar lesson already have some grounding in playing acoustic guitar but want to learn how to translate that to an electric level. We can teach you how to do that and then some. Electric guitars are diverse instruments because its satisfying sound is found in virtually every type of music. By offering tandem blues guitar lessons and jazz guitar lessons, two musical strongholds where the electric guitar reigns supreme, you can learn electric guitar skills that bridge any musical gap.

At Real Brave, electric guitar teachers are more than just instructors showing children and adults how to play electric guitar. We are also your rapt audience and loyal fans.

Guitar Acoustic

Learn Acoustic Guitar From our Experts

Very few people can say that the lulling strum of an acoustic guitar did not stir some sort of feeling and reaction at some point in life. Whether you sat around a campfire or stood rapt at a concert, acoustic guitar has touched us all. The acoustic guitar is an indisputable classic amongst instruments. Frequently played and universally adored, becoming adept at playing acoustic guitar is one of the wisest musical investments you may ever make. Real Brave is here to make sure that your investment yields a priceless return.

Acoustic guitars are gateway instruments, opening up musical paths for other instruments. They are also portable, making it easy to learn songs on the guitar and bring it along to play with others at jams. When you learn the basics of an acoustic, the entire world of string instruments opens up for you! You can experiment with electric and bass guitars and even slide guitars and mandolins. That’s not even counting the other types of instruments you can learn. In the field of string instruments, the acoustic guitar stands on the front line. Combine our unique lessons with our PracticePad™software, which is our in-house lesson companion that helps track progress, can record video and audio and more, you are guaranteed to find your inner rock star.

Real Brave offers acoustic guitar lessons to anyone ready to learn acoustic guitar chords and melodies. We have acoustic guitar lessons for both beginners and virtuosos in the making. Start small by learning the building blocks of common acoustic guitar songs. Our students can choose instruction for classical guitar or rhythm guitar. On the other hand, you can delve into comprehensive learning with us and pair music theory with playing technique. That way, you can master both styles of play. Students can take classes and practice with others or receive private music instruction from an acoustic guitar teacher. Your kids can enjoy learning the wonders of acoustic guitar with after-school guitar lessons. We design our curriculum for your ultimate success. Just bring your passion and we will teach you the skills.

Our guitar instructors in Queens, NY, and Oakland, NJ

We have an exceptional staff of guitar instructors at Real Brave in Queens, NY, and Oakland, NJ. They bring extensive musical experience to their teaching roles and put their knowledge to work in personalizing guitar lessons for kids or adults.

Our Queens, NY, guitar instructors include:

  • Jonathan Archer
  • Sophie Price
  • Stefano Di Lorenzo
  • Eddie Lyon
  • Sarah Soller-Mihlek
  • Javier Roldan
  • Dan Chen
  • Dann Jose Cabredo
  • Andrew Gyselings
  • Sam Cheong
  • Andrew Nesbitt
  • Kevin Isaza
  • Don Albert
  • Rebecca Pissalidis
  • Marius Dicpetris
  • Sam Yi
  • Alejandra Solano

To learn more about our instructors, visit our Queens, NY, instructors page to read their bios.

Our Oakland, NJ, guitar instructors include:

  • Chris Astarita
  • Joey Hochgesang
  • James Sattler
  • Kevin Bagar

To learn more about our instructors’ musical backgrounds and teaching styles, visit our Oakland, NJ, instructors page to read their bios.

Music is infinite in its possibilities and learning to play guitar is the perfect place to begin that endless journey. Join Real Brave to learn how to play acoustic or electric guitar, or take bass guitar lessons, with after-school guitar lessons, giving enjoyment that can last a lifetime.

We have two convenient locations to serve you. Contact us in Queens at (718) 454-0100 or Oakland at (201) 644-5800.

What Sets Us Apart?

  • Flexible Scheduling
  • Practice Pad Software
  • Concerts Twice a Year
  • Family & Attendance Discounts