Our 5-day intensive course gives you the opportunity to study key areas such as technique, music theory & application, performance and improvisation. The course runs from Monday - Friday with the option of 4 nights' accommodation included. You will receive a total of 20 hours of tuition broken down into 4 hour sessions each day. This format allows you adequate time to practice lesson material as well as being able to enjoy what the town has to offer.
Which ability am I?
you will need an understanding of the basics or equivalent of entry level RGT Grade 1- 2.
– you must have a good understanding of RGT Grade 3, 4 or 5 or equivalent.
- students must have an understanding of RGT Grade 6 and above or equivalent to gain entry at this level.
Please contact us
if you are unsure of your ability.
Each course is available in Rock (Electric
), Blues (Electric/Acoustic
) and Jazz (Electric/Acoustic
) guitar. Select which style you would like to study and with each course looking at all the key elements of that style, it will enable you to advance your knowledge and technique in your chosen genre.
The intensive course runs Monday to Friday with daily sessions of 4 hours. The course commences on Monday morning with a short introduction. You will be given details regarding the weeks' plan and course programme as well as being advised of necessary Health and Safety procedures. Course attendees will then be shown to their accommodation in order that they can get settled in and relax in their own personal space. Your accommodation has a common area if you wish to socialise and we also provide a fully functioning kitchen in which you can prepare your own meals or hot drinks.
During the lessons you will be given numerous guitar exercises and information for you to take home with you. The purpose of this is to provide you with an effective personalised practise program for your continued studies once the course has finished and with the tools to achieve this, ensuring you are on the right path to grow and develop further as a musician.
Location and Amenities
The Guitar School is located in the heart of St. Leonards, Hastings with many amenities close by.
Of course it's not always going to be work, outside the allocated tuition times you will be given the freedom to come and go as you please. You may wish to use this opportunity to take advantage of the Hastings music scene as live music can always be discovered in one of our numerous venues on week nights.
Booking your place
To book your place you will need to fill in the ‘enquiry form' indicating your preferred date, ability and style choice. Once you have submitted the form we will contact you to discuss the details entered into the form. Please state your preferred method of contact as requested on the form.