Homepage
Tutoring Jobs
London 
Josh - Prof guitar - London
London 
  • Super tutor
  • (8 reviews)
A
Arthur
« Josh is very talented. He is flexible about what we play and finds... More »
A
Arthur
« Josh is very talented. He is flexible about what we play and finds things that suit my ability. He creates a fun environment to learn. »
£45/h
Profile and degree verified
Response Time 23h
Lessons offered by Josh
  • Individual
The lessons will be held
Taught subjects
  • Guitar
  • Electric guitar
  • Classical Guitar
Levels
  • All Levels

Josh - Muswell Hill - Guitar

Methodology

Inspiring bespoke guitar lessons for all ages from expert tutor with over 10 years experience.

- Which subject(s) do you teach?

I teach all styles and genres of guitar, with a specialism in acoustic folk fingerstyle. As well as guitar, I teach beginner level in mandolin, ukulele, and bass guitar. I also teach songwriting.

- Tell me about your qualifications.

BA (Hons) Music (First Class)

- How much do you charge?

£40 per hour, includes travel within Muswell Hill and the local area. I charge extra to travel to further afield.

- Where do you teach?

I usually visit students' homes. I am available to teach in Muswell Hill, Camden, Barnet, Stoke Newington, Kensington & Chelsea, Haringey and surrounding areas.

- When are you available?

My schedule is flexible. I currently have availability on Mondays and Thursdays but other days may be possible. Please get in touch for more information.

- Which ages and levels do you teach?

I teach all ages and levels.

- Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?

I am happy to work through exam syllabuses with students.

- Describe your arrangements for online tutoring.

I use Skype for online tutoring.

- Do you have a personal message for students?

I am passionate about inspiring people of all ages and abilities to develop a love for music.

Super tutor

Josh is one of our best tutors. They have a high-quality profile, verified qualifications, a quick response time, and great reviews from students!

Experience

- What kind of experience do you have?

I am an accomplished guitarist with over ten years' experience as a peripatetic guitar tutor. I have performed at the Barbican Centre, Southbank Centre, Royal Albert Hall and my music has been placed on ITV, Channel 4 and Sky. I currently teach for The DaCapo Music Foundation, Christchurch School Chelsea, and privately. I hold a first class degree in Music and am trained in the Kodaly method for music teaching by DaCapo.

I have a proven track record of planning and delivering lessons for a wide range of abilities, ages and styles, and am highly experienced in developing resources for my students. I have a flexible and student-centred approach, tailoring lessons to the enthusiasms of students while also integrating musicianship skills, formal technique and improvisation. Throughout the year I prepare students for concerts in schools and take pupils through exams with Trinity, LCM, Rock School and ABRSM.

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

Yes

- Tell me about some of your current students.

I have a wide range of students, from 7-year-olds learning simple folk melodies to adults learning popular songs or studying jazz and blues.

Rates

Rate for online lessons : £40/h
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : £215
Rate for 10 hours of lessons : £415
Lessons offered by Josh
Individual
The lessons will be held
at his home
at your home
Taught subjects
  • Guitar
  • Electric guitar
  • Classical Guitar
Levels
  • All Levels

Josh's CV

• BA (Hons) Music, 1st
• DBS Full Disclosure Certificate 2018

8 reviews on Josh
  • 5/5

All our ratings are collected by us and are given in confidence, they correspond to a real experience.

8 recommendations

A
Arthur

Josh is very talented. He is flexible about what we play and finds things that suit my ability. He creates a fun environment to learn.

P
Polly

Josh has been teaching my son electric and electro acoustic guitar for a year. His stimulating and relaxed approach means that I find my son plays his guitar on a daily basis just because he enjoys it, yet he is still covering quite a lot of technical stuff.

D
Duska

My 12-year old daughter has been taking guitar classes with Joshua Geffin for over a year now. Previously she tried a couple of different instruments and music teachers but even though she is very musical and loves music, she would get bored and lose interest after a while. Josh's inspirational and creative approach to teaching changed all this...”

D
Duska

“...She became passionate about playing her guitar, singing and writing her own music. Practicing is no longer a chore but fun and she looks forward to her class every week. In a relatively short period she made remarkable progress and has recently won a full music scholarship at Kingsdale.

J
Jeanette

I took up the guitar in my 30s and am far from a natural musician! I've had a few teachers – all brilliant guitarists - but none have quite combined the same high level of patience, encouragement and flexibility as Josh. He let's me play music I love and progress at my own pace.

J
Jeanette

As a 'mature' student with an incredibly busy job, it is important that I don't feel under pressure if I haven't played between lessons. Josh is completely understanding of this and the fact that he teaches at my home is a massive bonus. He is a natural and talented teacher and I would not hesitate to recommend his lessons to anyone of any level.

P
Pete

I have been having lessons with Josh for around 2 years now. He has really helped develop and improve the quality of my playing and also my appreciation of music as a whole and I am very happy with my progress.

P
Pete

...The lessons are always relaxed and enjoyable, but also professional with a focus and tailor-made according to my own personal goals, which I like. I prefer to concentrate on learning songs and to experiment with a variety of genres. Josh helps me do that and he keeps things fun by mixing in improvisation sessions and technique development to bring me on and help me improve as a player.

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, classical guitar lessons for all!

London
Guitar Tutor in Alexandra Palace showing you how to play any song in any way! And more...
£25
Nick
  • (2 reviews)
1st lesson free!

I will teach you what I know in the most fun and interesting way I can, because you never stop learning the guitar, so I...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
London
Pro teacher with master degree for both adults and children. All levels welcome.
£40
Dimitar
1st lesson free!

I have twenty years of experience in teaching with great results and very happy students. I can teach from very beginners to...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
London
Professional guitarist & degree-qualified music teacher with extensive international experience as a soloist, accompanist, and band member across various genres including Rock, Soul, Funk, Folk, Latin
£25
Kieran
  • (6 reviews)
1st lesson free!

>> Interactive Notation App I have created custom courses for a wide range of songs and techniques, based on student...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile Responds within an hour
London
BMus graduate offering guitar lessons. Teaching jazz, Brazilian, classical, rock and blues.
£35
João
  • (4 reviews)
1st lesson free!

Learning can be fun and serious at the same time, and I think that's the key for a good and enthusiastic lesson. In my...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
London
Finger-style guitar in London lessons, 20 years of classical and jazz experience.
£35
Antonio
  • (6 reviews)
1st lesson free!

Coming from the Italian-Spanish classical music background, I will begin with teaching proper finger-style (classic...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile Responds within an hour
London
MA Music Graduate Offering Singing and Guitar Lessons in All Different Styles
£35
Seb
1st lesson free!

I understand that each student has different preferences for what they want to learn to play or sing, and I totally...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
London
MMus Performance student, professional musician and entertaining teacher. Pleasure is the law.
£40
Eugenio
  • (2 reviews)
1st lesson free!

My methodology always depends on each particular student. The learning process of a child is quite different from an adult's...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
London
Experienced (10+ yrs) teacher ~ Tailored lessons to your tastes, interests & level
£30
Rory
  • (1 review)
1st lesson free!

In my opinion, the most important part of learning an instrument is to enjoy playing and be creative. I'll base my lessons...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
London
London based Architect with 10+ years of musical experience wants to share Guitar Skills
£25
Taha
1st lesson free!

To be honest, like any other profession, self-practice is the key point of learning. By assisting you carefully, your...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
London
Guitar Lessons in North/East London from professional performing musician Oliver Day
£30
Oliver
1st lesson free!

I am an experienced teacher giving guitar lessons around what songs and interests the student would like to learn, whilst...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
London
Vocal and instrumental teacher available to teach guitar, piano, violin and early years music
£35
Jurand
1st lesson free!

I teach children and adults. I help them develop the required technique and expand their repertoire. I use Kodaly and...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile Responds within an hour
London
Personally Tailored Guitar Lessons From an Experienced Teacher (1st Lesson for Free)
£35
Asaf
1st lesson free!

FIRST TRIAL LESSON FOR FREE - IN PERSON OR ONLINE Personally tailored guitar lessons from an experienced teacher: ...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
London
Friendly, Experienced Musician Offering Bespoke One To One Guitar Tuition In London.
£30
James
1st lesson free!

James tailors his lessons to the requirements of each individual student and aims to provide a fun, focused learning...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Clapton
Robert - Clapton - Guitar
£30
Robert
  • (6 reviews)

Hello there potential future students! My name is Robert Marenghi. I have been teaching guitar, ukulele, keyboard,...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
London
Professional GUITAR TEACHER with touring experience is giving ELECTRIC, ACOUSTIC and CLASSICAL techniques LESSONS in LONDON.
£35
Giampiero
  • (5 reviews)
1st lesson free!

I consider myself to be a perfectionist and I always try my best to provide an outstanding guitar lesson experience to my...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Central London
Electric and Acoustic Guitar Lessons for Adults in the City of London
£55
Stefan

I am a virtuoso guitarist that specialise in teaching adults how to play the guitar. I can teach most styles including jazz,...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile Responds within an hour
London
Award-winning LLCM & Graduate teaches Guitar, Theory and Songwriting - Beginner & Pro Levels
£30
Luca
  • (4 reviews)
1st lesson free!

I'm a British-Italian professional tutor, acoustic/electric/classical guitarist, singer and songwriter, winner of the Mayor...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
London
Bass guitar lessons from london based touring pop musician *online and face to face*
£40
Alex
  • (4 reviews)
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
at his home at your home By webcam
1 hour £45 £45 £40
5 hours £215 £215 £200
10 hours £415 £415 £400
Book a class