Mobile Guitar Lessons
A highly qualified music educator, Ben completed a Bachelor of Music at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music and is now completing a Master of Teaching at the University of Melbourne. Ben has been playing guitar for twenty years and teaching for ten years.
Two styles of lessons are offered.
- Traditional Classical Style Lessons
Students play a nylon string classical guitar using the traditional finger picking technique. Reading music notation. Emphasis on technique and sound production. Listening to and playing classical guitar repertoire from a range of places and times (Renaissance, Baroque, Classical, Romantic, Twentieth Century, Jazz, Flamenco, World Music).
Dedicated school aged students would be able to study classical music at a university after approximately three to five years of lessons.
- Contemporary Style Lessons
Student plays a steel string acoustic or electric guitar and uses a plectrum and finger picking techniques.
Learning by ear (Learning from recordings). Exploring styles from a range of places and times (Pop, Folk, Rock, Blues, Funk, Reggae, R&B, Country, Swing, Gypsy, Fusion)
Practical application of music theory and music reading to inform performing, improvising and composing.
Dedicated school aged students would be able to study jazz or contemporary music at a university after approximately three to five years of lessons.
0438 163 820