As a student starting out, these are some of the benefits you can expect to get from lessons with me:
• First lesson will include time to understand your musical goals
• Free practice folder, practice/cheat sheets and log book
• Make fast progress to become a better guitar FUNdamentalist!
• Homework log and targets for achieving milestones
• Open chords
• Simplified chords if you have small hands
• Fun lessons
• Knowledgable teacher with blue card, passionate about all sorts of music and stoking the passion for music in students of all ages.
• Convenient, central Sunny Coast location
• Kids – your parent will get free (barista quality) coffee, tea and NBN wi-fi
• Get to know the fretboard
• Barre/moveable chords
• Traditional notation reading
• Chord chart and TAB reading
• Learn steel string acoustic, classical, electric and/or bass
• Introduction of music theory
• Accurate picking across single strings
• Correct Technique
• Picking techniques and/or finger-style techniques
• Learn to play in time
• Chord progressions
• Sense of achievement
• Play some standard tunes
• Play songs you love – whether they be pop, rock, blues, jazz, gypsy swing, classical, folk, reggae etc
• Focused practice for AMEB and Rockschool exams (I can manage your booking too)
• Increased confidence
• Ability to play in a band with others
• Holiday group lessons/bandcamps where you will play with others in a band
• Performance ready
• Recording of tracks
• Smooth progression to more advanced playing
• More brain connections and possibly better academic results
• Teamwork in paired/group lessons
• Money back guarantee if you are not happy with the lesson
• Creativity encouraged
• Musical tips and tricks
That’s all I can think of at the moment for beginners.
Intermediate or advanced players will have very personalised programmes, depending on where you are and where you want to be. I specialise in teaching the following streams to students who have conquered the fundamentals.
So Remember: Eat, Sleep, Play Guitar…
Get in Touch to book in or ask a question. Places and time slots are limited.