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Guitar lessons + Alternative playing styles and Genres

I am a guitar teacher from Edinburgh, Scotland with a strong focus on developing practical musicianship and enjoyment of playing the guitar. I can help you from the beginner level into finding your own style and relationship to music.

The lessons heavily revolve around the musical areas that you are interested in, we will do things like look at your favourite guitarists and songs, breaking them down into their fundamental parts, and developing the class on how to understand what you are playing.
I have many years experience playing in live bands and can help you in many ways with developing your playing for groups and performances. I can also help with the recording aspect of playing music, both solo and with groups.

Here are some of the genres that I love to teach:

Alternative and Classic Rock
Air tapping, Opening Tunings
Classical and Spanish Classical
Heavier and Experimental Genres
Ambient and Psychedelic with effects pedals
Playing with Fretless/ 7 & 8 string guitar

I like our lessons to be structured and goal orientated, we often have an online lesson diary together where I keep notes of everything we are doing in the lessons, where you can add your own notes and things you would like to work on.
I find this is very useful to keep you progressing with the guitar at a good pace.


Please just ask for more information :)

Extra information

All I ask is that you have your own guitar.

Location

At teacher's location: Damsterdiep, Groningen, Netherlands
At student's location: Around Oosterpark, Netherlands
Online via webcam

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General info

Skills:
Guitar:
Acoustic, Classical, Electric, Folk, Heavy metal, Indie & alternative, Punk, Rock
Age:
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced
Duration:
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English

Reviews (3)

Bleys is a fantastic teacher. His experience allows to teach most of music genres, I especially appreciate his expertise in hard&heavy and metal. Bleys is very patient and super kind (respect for listening all my wrong notes at high gain :D), and can adjust course of each lesson based on student’s needs, requirements, wishes. Can only recommend!
Bleys is an excellent enthusiastic teacher who keeps the lessons varied and hence engaging. His passion for music is clear and will be passed onto you! He keeps a lesson diary via google drive which I also really appreciate. I don’t hesitate to recommend him as a teacher.
Bleys is a great teacher! Would highly recommend him! I started off as a beginner with very little guitar experience and he made me feel very comfortable allowing my ability to grow very rapidly! Our lessons are structured around certain songs and improving guitar practical skills such as strumming patterns etc. Together we have explored many music genres, mostly around my personal music taste and songs I enjoy singing. This has been great in improving my vocal skills alongside the guitar. Deffo continuing my lessons!!!

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from £20.42At student's home

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