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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.


Jazz Players

Django Djammers

Bass Thumpers

So Remember: Eat, Sleep, Play Guitar…

Get in Touch to book in or ask a question. Places and time slots are limited.