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  1. Ruaridh M picture

    Ruaridh M

    Welcoming Guitar tutor
    £31/hr

    I am a music student at the University of Edinburgh and a guitarist. I can assist students in progressing from beginner level to intermediate. I am also able to help students obtain grades one through to seven.I have experience studying music at higher education institutions and I am able to help students with auditions if musical higher education is something that they are considering.I am able to help students with no prior experience gain a basic understanding of music theory that can help them with all aspects of music, not just guitar playing.I have a good understanding of guitars and and...

    Teaches:  Guitar

    Welcoming Guitar tutor

    I am a music student at the University of Edinburgh and a guitarist. I can assist students in progressing from beginner level to intermediate. I am also able to help students obtain grades one through to seven.I have experience studying music at higher education institutions and I am able to help students with auditions if musical higher education is something that they are considering.I am able to help students with no prior experience gain a basic understanding of music theory that can help them with all aspects of music, not just guitar playing.I have a good understanding of guitars and and...

    Teaches:  Guitar
  2. Gavin J picture

    Gavin J

    5.0 (30)
    Fun Guitar Lessons for all ages (All 5 Star Reviews!)
    £35/hr

    I'm an experienced musician who has played in many bands since the age of 14 and I also write for production music libraries. I have been teaching guitar and bass guitar for over 20 years. I teach acoustic and electric guitar to all ages and hold a basic disclosure and PVG License. I can teach many styles including Blues, Rock, Metal, Folk, Country, Jazz, and Pop.I usually teach following the Rockschool. London College Music and Trinity Rock and Pop syllabus's, developing playing skills while learning real songs, as well as preparing you for and teaching you any songs that you like.Apart from my...

    Teaches:  Guitar Music , +2

    Fun Guitar Lessons for all ages (All 5 Star Reviews!)

    I'm an experienced musician who has played in many bands since the age of 14 and I also write for production music libraries. I have been teaching guitar and bass guitar for over 20 years. I teach acoustic and electric guitar to all ages and hold a basic disclosure and PVG License. I can teach many styles including Blues, Rock, Metal, Folk, Country, Jazz, and Pop.I usually teach following the Rockschool. London College Music and Trinity Rock and Pop syllabus's, developing playing skills while learning real songs, as well as preparing you for and teaching you any songs that you like.Apart from my...

    Teaches:  Guitar Music , +2
  3. Scott C picture

    Scott C

    Professional Guitar Tutor - Music Industry Established
    £28/hr

    I provide a fun and positive educational environment which promotes your learning and understanding. What I offer is attentive individual tutoring on a wide variety of genres and styles on guitar and music theory with lesson material being provided too. I have experience with teaching students of all ages! Have a favourite song or solo you want to learn? Let’s do it! Please feel free to message me if you have any questions about taking lessons! I offer a free 20-minute consultation; I’ll be happy to help :) What we can learn together - Your favourite songs!- Starting off points (New to guitar? Let...

    Teaches:  Guitar Music , +6

    Professional Guitar Tutor - Music Industry Established

    I provide a fun and positive educational environment which promotes your learning and understanding. What I offer is attentive individual tutoring on a wide variety of genres and styles on guitar and music theory with lesson material being provided too. I have experience with teaching students of all ages! Have a favourite song or solo you want to learn? Let’s do it! Please feel free to message me if you have any questions about taking lessons! I offer a free 20-minute consultation; I’ll be happy to help :) What we can learn together - Your favourite songs!- Starting off points (New to guitar? Let...

    Teaches:  Guitar Music , +6

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    Mickey M

    5.0 (6)
    Versatile Guitar tutor
    £20/hr

    My name is Mickey, I'm a 23 year old guitarist who has been playing for around twelve years now. Throughout that time I have been taught professionally by other tutors during my school and college life. This means I have had a lot of experience seeing how others teach and have been shown different areas of guitar such as technique, rhythm and many different styles of playing. I am wanting to pass this down to other beginners as I am now interested in assisting others going down that same route!Although obviously teaching students about technique and simply how to go about playing the guitar is...

    Teaches:  Guitar Music Theory

    Versatile Guitar tutor

    My name is Mickey, I'm a 23 year old guitarist who has been playing for around twelve years now. Throughout that time I have been taught professionally by other tutors during my school and college life. This means I have had a lot of experience seeing how others teach and have been shown different areas of guitar such as technique, rhythm and many different styles of playing. I am wanting to pass this down to other beginners as I am now interested in assisting others going down that same route!Although obviously teaching students about technique and simply how to go about playing the guitar is...

    Teaches:  Guitar Music Theory
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    Tom W

    Engaging Guitar tutor
    £35/hr

    I'm a music graduate from Edinburgh who has lived and performed in Paris and London over the past 5 years. Music production is a great passion of mine and I want to help you create the sounds you are hearing in your head.We can cover track composition and arrangement, fx processing, mixing, and mastering. I'm here to answer all your questions. I predominantly work within Ableton. I'm open to any genre but I specialise in Electronic music.I'm highly focused on delivering what you want from these lessons. I have over 7+ years of teaching and curating personal syllabus' for students.I'm also a bass...

    Teaches:  Guitar Music Technology , +4

    Engaging Guitar tutor

    I'm a music graduate from Edinburgh who has lived and performed in Paris and London over the past 5 years. Music production is a great passion of mine and I want to help you create the sounds you are hearing in your head.We can cover track composition and arrangement, fx processing, mixing, and mastering. I'm here to answer all your questions. I predominantly work within Ableton. I'm open to any genre but I specialise in Electronic music.I'm highly focused on delivering what you want from these lessons. I have over 7+ years of teaching and curating personal syllabus' for students.I'm also a bass...

    Teaches:  Guitar Music Technology , +4
  3. Paul K picture

    Paul K

    5.0 (21)
    Experienced Guitar tutor
    from £33/hr

    I'm a 42year old, Edinburgh based musician with over thirty years experience playing multiple instruments. I have over ten years experience tutoring freelance (one on one) and an additional one year teaching a group guitar lesson (8 children, 2 teachers) once a week for a local charity. I have a BSc in Audio Technology and a HND in Sound Engineering and hope to study Music Therapy at a postgraduate level. As a musician, I started classical training at the age of four with the violin. Changing to viola around age nine, I also played lower brass instruments for 7years (Tuba/Euphonium) whilst singing...

    Teaches:  Guitar Music Theory , +4

    Experienced Guitar tutor

    I'm a 42year old, Edinburgh based musician with over thirty years experience playing multiple instruments. I have over ten years experience tutoring freelance (one on one) and an additional one year teaching a group guitar lesson (8 children, 2 teachers) once a week for a local charity. I have a BSc in Audio Technology and a HND in Sound Engineering and hope to study Music Therapy at a postgraduate level. As a musician, I started classical training at the age of four with the violin. Changing to viola around age nine, I also played lower brass instruments for 7years (Tuba/Euphonium) whilst singing...

    Teaches:  Guitar Music Theory , +4

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    Jonah S

    5.0 (30)
    Enthusiastic and friendly Guitar tutor (Online/Glasgow)
    from £33/hr

    Hello! My name is Jonah, I am 26 and I teach music online and in person in Glasgow. I have been playing the guitar and writing music since the age of 10 and have a BA first-class Honours degree in Popular Music from Edinburgh Napier University. I have taught guitar privately for five years, taught music technology at Edinburgh Napier University for one year, and spent a year as a classroom assistant in the Stromness Academy music department.I played in the Edinburgh-based band the Motion Poets and have ten years of performance experience that guides both my guitar playing and compositional practice....

    Teaches:  Guitar Music , +5

    Enthusiastic and friendly Guitar tutor (Online/Glasgow)

    Hello! My name is Jonah, I am 26 and I teach music online and in person in Glasgow. I have been playing the guitar and writing music since the age of 10 and have a BA first-class Honours degree in Popular Music from Edinburgh Napier University. I have taught guitar privately for five years, taught music technology at Edinburgh Napier University for one year, and spent a year as a classroom assistant in the Stromness Academy music department.I played in the Edinburgh-based band the Motion Poets and have ten years of performance experience that guides both my guitar playing and compositional practice....

    Teaches:  Guitar Music , +5
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    David D

    4.9 (29)
    Guitar Tutor, Experienced and Professional
    £30/hr

    David has been teaching guitar for over 15 years. He is based in the North East of England and teaches from his home in Whickham, Gateshead. He teaches most styles:- rock, hard rock, indie, blues, folk, country and jazz. He is qualified to Grade 8 level in Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar and Music Theory. He is professionally qualified to Diploma level with the London College of Music (ALCM). He also teaches students through the Registry of Guitar Tutors exams.David has a personal tuition room with a large range of guitars and amps, together with a PC programmed with many apps and programs to...

    Teaches:  Guitar Music Theory

    Guitar Tutor, Experienced and Professional

    David has been teaching guitar for over 15 years. He is based in the North East of England and teaches from his home in Whickham, Gateshead. He teaches most styles:- rock, hard rock, indie, blues, folk, country and jazz. He is qualified to Grade 8 level in Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar and Music Theory. He is professionally qualified to Diploma level with the London College of Music (ALCM). He also teaches students through the Registry of Guitar Tutors exams.David has a personal tuition room with a large range of guitars and amps, together with a PC programmed with many apps and programs to...

    Teaches:  Guitar Music Theory
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    Alex Y

    5.0 (28)
    Guitar Tutor - Bringing practical experience to teaching
    from £33/hr

    Hi, I’m Alex! Thanks for visiting my profile. I’m a North East based musician and guitarist, available to teach electric and acoustic guitar to all abilities (from complete beginners to more advanced players). I have been playing the guitar since I was 8 years old, and have studied music at Newcastle University (earning a BA in Contemporary and Popular Music).I am enthusiastic about music and want to pass my passion on. I will take you through all the fundamentals (from scales and chords to lead and rhythm playing), to playing and jamming along with your favourite songs, and understanding what mak...

    Teaches:  Guitar Music Theory

    Guitar Tutor - Bringing practical experience to teaching

    Hi, I’m Alex! Thanks for visiting my profile. I’m a North East based musician and guitarist, available to teach electric and acoustic guitar to all abilities (from complete beginners to more advanced players). I have been playing the guitar since I was 8 years old, and have studied music at Newcastle University (earning a BA in Contemporary and Popular Music).I am enthusiastic about music and want to pass my passion on. I will take you through all the fundamentals (from scales and chords to lead and rhythm playing), to playing and jamming along with your favourite songs, and understanding what mak...

    Teaches:  Guitar Music Theory

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Sophie S
Guitar tutor
In short I found her to be patient, understanding and attuned to my pace of learning. Also proving to be punctual and of good attendance Sophie's input has proved invaluable in ensuring that I have so far sustained my interest in guitar playing.
Christine M - Edinburgh, Edinburgh
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Annie B
Guitar tutor
Excellent teacher! Very patient and able to make the lessons suit me well. Would highly recommend to anyone trying to pick up guitar!
Justin A - Edinburgh, Edinburgh
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Fraser M
Guitar tutor
I arranged a few lessons with Fraser as a birthday present for a family member. He was friendly, knowledgeable and the lesson was so enjoyable we have booked a full course with him. Thanks!
Natalie A - Edinburgh, Edinburgh
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Carl M
Guitar tutor
Carl is such a relaxed happy guy. The class was great fun and I'm very motivated now. Carl defenitely knows what he's doing. I'm coming back for more. Highly recommended.
Daniela N - Edinburgh, Edinburgh
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Alex M
Guitar tutor
Alex has a really good teaching skill. He is friendly. We have had a feedback after each lesson as parents. Glad we have had him as a tutor.
Ebru U - Edinburgh, Edinburgh
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Stewart K
Guitar tutor
Stewart is a fun teacher. He is very engaging and encouraging, got me playing right away. He was prepared for the lesson and got me plugged in and doing excercises in no time. I highly recomend him.
Sarmed M - Edinburgh, Edinburgh

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