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About Nick W.
Nick is an educated music teacher who has studied at and graduated from two prestigious Music Universities: the Academy of Contemporary Music (ACM) and the British and Irish Institute for Modern Music (BIMM), with a degree specialising in teaching. Nick has over 13 years playing experience with guitar and over 6 years experience of teaching students at all ages and levels. Nick specialises in teaching complete beginners to advanced level students.
Teaching in Guitar
Nick teaches guitar for all ages from beginner to intermediate, providing a structured and fun learning experience for everyone.
Guitar Lessons with Nick include:
- Learning your first chords
- Learning how to strum
- Correct posture
- Specific tasks to complete every week to keep students focussed
- Goal orientated learning
- Extensively planned lessons and help with practice routines
- Mentoring from an experienced tutor
- Help with choosing the right instrument for you
- Guided learning through a syllabus
Teaching in Music Theory
Nick teaches music theory to a high level, which is great for anyone who wants to learn more about composition and getting to grips with the language of music. This can be applied to any instrument, so if music theory is quite difficult for a student, Nick can break it down and explain it in a simplified manor. Music Theory lessons with Nick Include:
- Learning to read music notation
- Learning the value of intervals
- Understanding the importance of the major scale
- Getting to grips with chord progressions
- Learning how to analyse songs
Nick can teach in (almost) all genres but specialises in rock, blues, pop, metal, funk and progressive music.
Nick will give a brief introduction of what to expect from future lessons. The lessons will prioritise having fun whilst remaining educational and on a structured path to improvement. Nick will make sure that the student’s concerns are heard, so that he can effectively use his expertise to help students become better guitar players.
For beginners and children, one should expect to buy educational materials for the lessons. Please feel free to write Nick a message if you are interested in signing up for lessons or have any questions.