Guitar Lessons in Derby
At the CGA we’re proud to offer some of the very best classical guitar lessons in Derby.
Taking guitar lessons is the easiest and fastest method of learning to play the guitar. There are many other benefits too. Guitar lessons with CGA keep you inspired and focused. This helps you to get the most enjoyment from your playing.
We teach people of all ages and abilities. It doesn’t matter whether you’re a complete beginner or an experienced guitarist. We have a course of guitar lessons just for you.
We give each new student a free trial lesson. During this lesson, you’ll receive 30 minutes of tuition. At the end of the lesson, you’ll have the chance to ask any questions you may have. There is no obligation to continue with guitar lessons if you decide its not for you.
Why Choose CGA?
The Classical Guitar Academy offers so much more than just guitar lessons. We offer our students an all-encompassing musical experience that we believe is simply unrivaled by other private music schools in Derby.
All of our students get access to:
Expert Guitar Tuition
Who Do We Teach?
We teach adults of all abilities, even complete beginners. It’s never too late to pick up the guitar from scratch. We’ve already taught many adults to play the guitar and we can teach you too. Our guitar lessons for adults are also great for rekindling your love for the guitar. If you used to play guitar but have since let life get in the way then get in touch. We can help you get back into playing the guitar in no time.
Learning to play the guitar at a young age provides many benefits. Your child will learn important life skills such as listening, discipline, and problem-solving in addition to developing musically. Studies have shown that learning to play a musical instrument is the only activity which engages all areas of the brain. Just watch this short YouTube video to find out more.
Our guitar lessons for children offer a fun and engaging way to learn to play guitar.
Beginner Guitar Lessons
We teach you everything you need to know from the very beginning. Our guitar lessons are all easy to follow and you’ll be given practice targets at the end of each lesson. Beginner guitar lessons are by far the most popular. After all, everybody has to start somewhere.
Get your guitar playing off to the best start with lessons from the Classical Guitar Academy.
Intermediate Guitar Lessons
Grade 2-6 is a critical period of study. By this point you’re past being a beginner and the step up in level is noticeable. You need to master a number of demanding techniques and increase your strength, speed and stamina. Our intermediate guitar lessons show you a range of technical exercises which push your playing to new heights. We also show you how to get the most out of every practice session.
Advanced Guitar Lessons
Are you looking to apply to a music conservatoire? Do you need help passing an audtion? This is a pivotal point of your development. You need assistance from a guitar teacher who can teach at the highest level. Our advanced guitar lessons can help you get into music college, pass auditions and build your music career.
“Ed is an inspiring teacher and can see what’s needed in response to each difficulty that arises. I can’t wait to practice what I’ve learned after each lesson”
Guitar Lesson Prices
The CGA studio is ideally located near the main commuter routes for Derby. Located just minutes from the A38 and A52, we are in easy reach of Burton, Lichfield, Ashbourne, Melbourne and Nottingham.
Some of our students travel from as far as Chesterfield and Mansfield to take guitar lessons at CGA.
Take the A38 north towards Derby, take 4th exit onto A52 at Markeaton roundabout, after approximately half a mile turn left onto Bridge Street, CGA is located on the corner of Bridge Street/Brook Street.
Take the A52 towards Derby, continue on A52 over Markeaton roundabout heading towards Derby, after approximately half a mile turn left onto Bridge Street, CGA is located on the corner of Bridge Street/Brook Street.
Take the A514 north, take 4th exit onto A50 heading east, take exit 2 and head north on A6/Raynesway, take exit onto A52 heading towards Derby, take 2nd exit over Pentagon island, get into the right-hand lane and continue until you reach the turning for Bridge Street, turn right at the traffic lights and continue down Bridge Street until your reach Banks Mill Studios where CGA is located.
Take the A52 towards Derby, take 2nd exit over Pentagon island, get into the right-hand lane and continue until you reach the turning for Bridge Street, turn right at the traffic lights and continue down Bridge Street until your reach Banks Mill Studios where CGA is located.
Get In Touch
Do you have a question or would you like to book a trial lesson? Please use the form below to get in touch and we’ll respond as soon as possible.