Learn to Play Guitar at Focus Music

Are you interested in learning to play the guitar? Look no further than Focus Music! Read on to find out all the information you need to know about learning to play the guitar at Focus Music, including why it's a great choice for both children and adults alike.

Focus Music is a renowned music school that offers comprehensive guitar lessons for students of all ages. We have a team of highly skilled and experienced guitar instructors who are passionate about teaching music to students of all ages and skill levels. Whether you're a beginner or have some prior guitar knowledge, Focus Music has a program tailored to suit your needs.

What we offer


Tailored Learning

  • Personalized learning experience with a curriculum designed to suit your individual goals and skill level.
  • Customized lesson plans to focus on your specific musical interests, ensuring you stay motivated and engaged.
  • Flexible teaching approach that adapts to your learning style, allowing you to progress at your own pace.

Progressive Curriculum

  • As your child explores their musical potential, they will progress through carefully structured grades (Grade 1 to 8) within the AMEB system. Similar to coloured belts in martial arts, each grade represents a new level of skill and accomplishment and introduce new techniques, musical concepts, and repertoire.

Diverse Musical Styles

  • Explore a wide range of musical genres including classical, jazz, pop, rock, and more.
  • Learn to play your favourite songs and delve into the techniques and nuances of different musical styles.
  • Gain a well-rounded musical education by discovering and appreciating various genres, expanding your musical horizons.

Qualified Instructors

  • Learn from experienced and highly qualified instructors who are passionate about music education.
  • Our instructors have professional backgrounds and extensive knowledge in their respective instruments.
  • Receive expert guidance and personalized feedback to help you develop proper technique, musicality, and overall proficiency.

Performance Opportunities

  • Showcase your progress and boost your confidence through regular performance opportunities at the Mid-Year and End of Year Concerts as well as other events throughout the year.
  • Gain valuable stage experience, develop your performance skills, and foster a sense of accomplishment and pride in your musical journey

Choose your Teacher

Rahul Bellgard

Raul has over two decades of passionate guitar playing and a legacy of professional musicianship. His work on the albums New Offensive and Eradefiled earned him a nomination for Best Metal Guitarist by Rolling Stone India in 2010. Having rocked countless stages, Raul shares his expertise through a step‐by‐step, interactive...
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Ryan Van der Staay

Guitar | Piano | Management
Meet Ryan, a passionate music educator with seven years of experience. Specializing in teaching children, Ryan believes in fostering a love for music through engaging and interactive lessons. With a philosophy centered on making learning enjoyable, Ryan strives to create a nurturing environment where young minds can explore the wonders...
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Greg Barnett

Guitar | Bass Guitar | Ukulele
Greg has been teaching and playing for over 20 years. After graduating from the Academy of Contemporary Music in Guildford, UK he made his way to Australia to continue his teaching career down under. Greg has a flexible teaching approach, basing his lessons off the AMEB Rockschool syllabus, with an emphasis...
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More about Guitar at Focus Music

One of the key advantages of learning to play guitar at Focus Music is the emphasis on individualized instruction. Each student receives personalized attention, ensuring that their unique learning needs are met. The instructors at Focus Music understand that every child is different, and they adapt their teaching methods accordingly. This personalized approach helps students progress at their own pace, building their confidence and skills gradually.

Focus Music offers a range of guitar programs, including classical, acoustic, and electric guitar lessons. If your child dreams of playing guitar like a rockstar, Focus Music can make that dream a reality. They follow the internationally recognized Rockschool syllabus which provides a structured and engaging curriculum for electric guitar players. This syllabus covers various genres and styles, ensuring that students have a well-rounded understanding of electric guitar playing.

Music has well-equipped and spacious tuition rooms with top-notch resources, creating an immersive learning environment. This helps students develop a strong foundation in guitar playing while experiencing the joy of making music.

At Focus Music, the learning experience goes beyond individual lessons. We organize regular student concerts and performance opportunities, allowing students to showcase their skills in front of a supportive audience. These events not only build confidence but also foster a sense of community among the students and their parents.

Parents play a crucial role in supporting their child's musical journey, and Focus Music understands this. They actively involve parents in the learning process, providing guidance on how to support their child's practice at home. They also encourage parents to attend lessons and observe their child's progress, ensuring that everyone is on the same page.

Learning to play the guitar offers numerous benefits for children. It enhances cognitive abilities, improves coordination, and fosters creativity. Playing the guitar also promotes discipline and perseverance, as regular practice is essential for progress. At Focus Music, these benefits are integrated into the learning process, creating a well-rounded musical education.

If you're worried about scheduling conflicts, don't fret! Focus Music offers flexible lesson timings to accommodate busy schedules. Whether it's after school, on weekends, or during school holidays, they strive to find a convenient time for your child's lessons.

Learning to play the guitar at Focus Music is an excellent choice for people of all ages. With experienced instructors, personalized instruction, and a comprehensive curriculum, Focus Music provides a nurturing and inspiring environment for aspiring guitar players. So why wait? Contact us below and start your musical journey today!