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Best Places For Guitar Lessons In Minnesota

Everyone has that old instrument lying around that was meant to be played rather than gather dust. Guitars are one of the most varied and versatile musical instruments that can play such a wide range of sounds and genres. Whether you have an acoustic or an electric guitar, a six-string or a bass, there is always a magical melody waiting to be released. Learn the basics and finally chase your dream of being able to play the guitar. Minnesota houses all kinds of places to learn.

Linden Hills House Of Music
4306 Upton Ave. S
Minneapolis, MN 55410
(612) 929-2291

Located close to uptown Minneapolis, the Linden Hills House of Music caters to all ages and types of prospective guitar players. Music classes are offered for those as young as six months to any advanced adult age. As soon as a kid can pick up a guitar, he or she can get started on their rockstar career. Private lessons help teach the basics and encourage development of skill and theory while opportunities to perform and join a band exist at the House of Music as well. Feeling insecure? Programs exist for a girls-only guitar group or an adult class for those who may have other needs. Opportunities to learn recording and performance skills are thrown in to help the developing player share their talent.

MacPhail Center For Music
501 S 2nd St.
Minneapolis, MN 55401
(612) 321-0100

MacPhail has been called the standard to which all music schools are measured against. From their professional staff to the organization and variety of lessons, MacPhail Center is built to accommodate any student. Guitar lessons are offered as a private option to a group ensemble class with any age range of students. Learn any type of guitar in any style and find the motivation to stick with it. MacPhail Center also offers scholarships and financial aid to those who may have a leaner budget. Discover your love of music and get creative on the guitar.

Twin Town Guitars
3400 Lyndale Ave. S
Minneapolis, MN 55408
(612) 822-3334

Twin Town Guitars is not just the best music store in the state, it is also one of the best places for music lessons. Become a great musician with engaging and fun instructors who work hard to individualize lessons towards the goals of each student. Learn acoustic, steel guitar, or anything else with strings in a cool and creative atmosphere. Showcases are also on the menu, where students show off their talents on stage at a local hot spot.

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149 Snelling Ave. N
St. Paul, MN 55104
(651) 644-3611

Some of the best guitar professionals in Minnesota teach at Cadenza in St. Paul. Whether you are looking to learn guitar as an adult or are seeking lessons for your budding rock star, Cadenza has great lessons and programs to help learn from the best. Geared towards all ages, budgets and schedules, instructors will be on hand to work with anyone willing to put in the practice time and lend some patience to mastering the guitar.

Minnesota Guitar Academy
3533 88th Ave NE
Blaine, MN 55014
(763) 432-9713

A music school specializing in only guitar lessons for kids, Minnesota Guitar Academy has your future rock star or folk singer covered. The best part is that they also have all of the instruments, equipment and sheet music your child will need to be successful. No need to find an instrument or search the music store for lesson books — everything is provided The teachers at the Guitar Academy continue to learn new ways to engage children and are very encouraging to all levels of musicians.

Related: Best Music Shops In Minnesota

Andrea Wodele is a freelance writer who has lived in the Twin Cities for the last 10 years. Her hobbies include exercising, driving kids around, watching Minnesota sports, and reading self-help literature.

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