Homepage
Tutoring Jobs
£22/h
Unfortunately, this tutor is unavailable
Tutor profile verified
Response Time 24h
Lessons offered by Chris
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at his home
  • at your home
Taught subjects
  • Guitar
  • Electric guitar
  • Bass guitar
Levels
  • All Levels

Chris - Halifax - Guitar

Methodology

.

- Which subject(s) do you teach?

I teach Guitar and Bass in all styles but specialising in Jazz and associated genres (funk, fusion, world etc). I alo provide tuition in music theory, composition. arranging and music technology/recording.

- Tell me about your qualifications.

BA Honours Degree in Jazz and Contemporary World Music
National Diploma in Popular Music
Grade 8 Guitar
Grade 8 Bass

- How much do you charge?

£20 per hour
£16 for 45 minutes
£12 for 1/2 an hour

- Where do you teach?

In a custom purpose built studio located in Greetland, near Halifax. I will also travel to students homes within west yorkshire.

- When are you available?

I teach every day including weekends, and am available in daytime and evening hours.

- Which ages and levels do you teach?

7 years+ and all abilities.

- Do you have a personal message for students?

“A great teacher is one who realizes that he himself is also a student and whose goal is not dictate the answers, but to stimulate his students creativity enough so that they go out and find the answers themselves.”

Herbie Hancock

This quote neatly sums up my approach to teaching.

Experience

- What kind of experience do you have?

I have been gigging for around 8 years and teaching for the last four. I also have some experience of teaching classes, and I have played with numerous outfits from duos to big bands on both guitar and bass.

- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?

I have an enhanced CRB disclosure from Truro College, where I was teaching until early 2009.

- Where and with whom did you train?

Plymouth University (Truro College) with Viv Rodd, Alan Thompson and Dr. Bhesham Sharma. Their credits include Sonny Rollins, Charles Mingus, McCoy Tyner, Gilad Atzmon and many others.

- Do you belong to any professional organisations?

The Registry of guitar Tutors

- Tell me about some of your current students.

I have a wide range of students from age 7 to 54, with some absolute beginners and some studying for music degrees.

Rates

Rate for a 1-hour lesson. : £22/h
Lessons offered by Chris
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at his home
at your home
Taught subjects
  • Guitar
  • Electric guitar
  • Bass guitar
Levels
  • All Levels

Chris's CV

• BA (Hons) Jazz and Contemporary World Music
• Current CRB Certificate (enhanced disclosure)
• Registy of Guitar tutors

Similar tutors

guitar lessons closeby? Here's a selection of tutor listings that you can check out.
Superprof can also suggest electric guitar lessons to help you.
Learning isn't a problem, bass guitar lessons for all!

Halifax
Fully qualified teacher, with music degree, offering guitar tutorials from beginner to advanced. Based in Halifax.
£20
Scott
1st lesson free!

First lesson is a great opportunity to find out what you want to learn and how much you already know. This also helps you to...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Bradford
Music is my passion and it will be great if you would like me to share it with you! Looking for great guitar playing tutor? Check me!
£20
Zuzanna
1st lesson free!

My work is just showing you, how it works - I will give you some tabs or chords and learn you a few songs but the best way...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Bradford
Traveling Guitar Teacher - Guitar and Music Theory - BA (Hons) in Music First class Honours - Grade 8 - DBS checked - 15 years experience
£25
Jordan
1st lesson free!

My teaching method is to bring enthusiastic as music seems difficult to learn. I like to break it down in simple terms which...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Golcar
Music student offering up to A-Level knowledge as a music theory tutor and 14 years worth of guitar knowledge.
£10
Samuel
1st lesson free!

My teaching method is introducing a song that includes a specific technique, and then learning that song, and the technical...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Hebden Bridge
Music lessons: Piano, Guitar and Singing. I come to you. Comprehensive programme.
£25
Matt
1st lesson free!

I am married with two children. I have a degree in music, and a diploma in acting. I am qualified to teach adults and...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Salterbeck
Guitar, Bass and Ukulele lessons from a qualified teacher with a PGCE and an MSc degree in music composition and technology
£25
Adam
  • (2 reviews)
1st lesson free!

I am an experienced, fun and enthusiastic guitar, bass and ukulele teacher of all ages and disciplines, with experience of...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Tonbridge
Experienced professional guitar player and singer from Kent, happy to teach from novice upwards! Let's rock!
£15
Dominic
  • (1 review)
1st lesson free!

In any topic, each student is an individual and their learning should reflect this. I have found that the easiest way to...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Inverlochy
Private Tutor and College Lecturer Offering Electric Acoustic and Bass Guitar Tutorials, teaching for 30years with great passion for my work
£30
Jason
  • (13 reviews)

My teaching method is based on adapted lessons for each individual. I find the process of discovering how a particular...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Tunbridge Wells
Do you want to learn guitar? Look no further. I am fluent in all popular styles of guitar and I will give you the tools to become the guitarist you've always wanted to be.
£20
Phil
  • (12 reviews)
1st lesson free!

I adapt my lessons to meet my students needs; not everybody wants to learn the same way. That said, I place a definite focus...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile Responds within an hour
London
Online lessons for Guitar and Bass Guitar from professional touring pop musician!
£30
Alex
1st lesson free!

My classes are tailor made to the individuals needs and goals. Learning music is about having fun and my aim is to make...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
London
Patient and enthusiastic guitarist looking to give lessons in London , travelling or at home.
£15
Hector
  • (3 reviews)
1st lesson free!

i look to tailor each class to the student. i will start by looking at what their level is, what the are interested in...

Face to face lessons Approved profile Responds within an hour
Edwalton
Guitarist and producer with 20 years experience,offering guitar lessons in Nottingham and Skype lessons.
£20
Kurt
  • (3 reviews)
1st lesson free!

I have ran guitar groups for South Notts college and tutored students of all ages from beginner and beyond, have continually...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Hove
Professional Music Teacher - I Come To Your Door - All Over Sussex - First Lesson Free
£30
Ryan
1st lesson free!

Music is subjective, so I try to find what my students enjoy and go from there - I would never use a cookie-cutter approach,...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Birmingham
Guitar/Bass Lessons via Skype All ages and abilities.  I have 16 years teaching experience  Qualified with a B.A. Hons Degree in Musc and a PGCE (teaching qualification)
£30
Elliott
  • (9 reviews)
1st lesson free!

I put each student at the centre of each lesson and the scheme of work as a whole. After an induction lesson to discuss what...

Lessons by webcam Approved profile
Canterbury
Guitar lessons for beginners, learn to jam your favourite tunes! 10 years experience.
£15
Thomas
  • (2 reviews)
1st lesson free!

I am teaching beginner players how to get off the ground with playing guitar, which is arguably the hardest plateau to...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Bideford
Qualified Electric, Acoustic and Bass Guitar Tutor teaching in the Bideford, North Devon Area.
£23
Kieran
  • (2 reviews)
1st lesson free!

I have taught all ages (from 4-74!) and am versatile in my teaching approach, tailoring the lessons to each individual...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Falmouth
James Rann, professional and experienced Guitar, Bass and Songwriting Tuition in Falmouth, Cornwall.
£25
James
  • (3 reviews)
1st lesson free!

There are two ways to teach. There is teaching that stems from the student and their specific goals which is more like an...

Face to face lessons Approved profile
Skelmanthorpe
Pro guitarist based near Huddersfield teaches electric/acoustic and bass. Most styles covered : Pop/Rock/Indie/Blues etc.. Also  tips on performance, songwriting , recording and gigging.
£18
Paul
  • (12 reviews)
1st lesson free!

I like to keep the lessons fun and informal. I try to keep the student interested by teaching them the songs that they like,...

Face to face lessons Approved profile
at his home at your home By webcam
1 hour £22 £22 Not available
Unfortunately, this tutor is unavailable