Although these unusual times are difficult and challenging, we believe the power of music can create a positive impact for many people.
Have you ever thought about learning the guitar or been meaning to spend some time increasing your skills? We would like to help you achieve your goals!
We're offering a FREE 30 minute online lesson with one our Academy guitar tutors with every guitar purchase during the lockdown. Whether you're a complete beginner or a guitarist stuck on a certain technique, our tutors can help.
We will send you contact details and a code for your online lesson following your guitar purchase.
Andrew Pullin - Our Blues & Rock specialist
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 !!
James Ford - Our Progressive Rock & Metal Specialist
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.
Myles Sutton - Our Jazz & Funk Specialist
Myles is a versatile guitarist and tutor in both Pop/Rock and Jazz idioms. Myles holds a First Class BA(Hons) degree in Jazz from Middlesex University where he was fortunate to study with some of the country’s most renowned musicians. Myles has worked as guitarist in multitude of settings playing at many venues across London and the South of England. Myles has a patient and dedicated approach to his work as tutor and teaches a broad range of styles to various ages and abilities