MUSIC LESSONS

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Hi! My name is Ian Leinbaugh and I am a music educator based in Carrboro, North Carolina.

I've been a songwriting guitarist for over 20 years and a teacher for the last 15+ years. Combining my love of helping people remove any barriers to creative expression with the knowledge I gained in pursuing degrees in music and anthropology from UNC Chapel Hill, I take a personalized, holistic approach in guiding students to maximize their musical abilities.

I teach guitar, bass, ukulele, songwriting, production, music theory, recording, and general music appreciation to students of all ages and skill levels. I'm a massive music nerd and enjoy working with folks on all types of music--any genre, any style!--and bring my experience with what is probably way too many types of music to help you reach your musical goals. 

I am currently teaching both virtually and in person with safety precautions to help ensure the wellbeing of our community.

Weekly lessons are offered in 30, 45, and 60-minute blocks for $130, $195, and $260 per month, respectively. For more information, and to set up lessons, please feel free to check out my policies, fee details, and schedule, or just get in touch!

You can also read some very kind words from a few of my students below:

“Ian Leinbaugh is a virtuoso guitarist and a born teacher. He has helped me tremendously, and each lesson is a pleasure.” - Walter B.

 

"In the five years I've taken guitar with Ian, I have learned so much! He is encouraging and a great teacher. I look forward to my lessons." - Laura B.

 

"Ian's not only been an excellent guitar teacher for our son, he's also inspired and positively influenced him as a person. Thank you." - Jane B