Guitar Lessons

£14.00 Per Lesson

Our guitar classes are a fun and flexible way to learn one of the most popular instruments in the world.  Prized for it's versatility (and portability!) it's hard to imagine the modern musical landscape without the guitar.  

We welcome students from the age of seven to a friendly and inspiring group class environment.  Our tutors draw on a wide array of playing and teaching experience to provide top quality focussed tuition in a group environment.  

Whether your musical goals are academic or purely for personal enjoyment, we offer carefully structured progression with the optional milestones of graded examination.    

Guitar Classes

Guitar Classes

Guitar classes accommodate up to 8 pupils at a time and are scheduled throughout the week.  

Guitar classes are either 40 or 50 minutes long. 

Lessons run for 11 or 12 weeks in school term time, with a week off for half term. 

Payment for the full term needs to be made before the first lesson.   

Bass Guitar Tuition is also available.  

For more information or to register your interest please send us a message.


Guitar Tutors

Andrew Pullin

Having graduated from the Academy of Contemporary music in 2006, Andrew has steadily built up a consistent career of tuition and performance over the last 15 years, working with dozens of bands in various genres including rock, blues, pop and jazz, in hundreds of different venues all over the UK, and has had some experience performing internationally in Europe.  

Andrew has been teaching guitar and electric bass since 2007, privately and peripatetically. He joined the SMC teaching staff in 2014. Andrew’s philosophy revolves around the students musical interest’ and their own ambitions, whether it be nailing that audition and throwing some rock shapes on stage, passing that grade exam, or simply learning their favourite song. Past students have successfully passed their grade exams and gone on to perform in bands themselves. Andrew uses and draws from his experiences to help students towards their goals, offering practical and technical advice to achieve this, whilst aiming for maximum enjoyment, and above all, fun !!

Dave Strand

Since graduating from the Academy Of Contemporary Music in 2004, Dave has gained 15 years of teaching experience, both in a private and group lesson capacity.

He has over 10 years experience of playing in bands at Weddings, Parties, Festivals, Clubs and Pubs around the country.

"I aim to make my lessons as fun and as laid back as possible but have also guided many a student through passing their grade exams."



James Ford

James has been playing guitar for over 20 years and has developed his skills in many different styles including Rock, Funk, Blues and Metal.

His teaching experience has helped many players further their playing skills and knowledge of the instrument.

He will continue to help you progress and have fun playing whether it be studying the grades or learning well known songs.

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