The Electric Guitar Programme for Children

This course is specifically designed for beginners from the age of about 10 who want to learn to play the electric guitar for their own pleasure and enjoyment.

We teach all popular styles of guitar music, e.g. rock, jazz, blues and pop guitar. We use easy and fun courses that teach children to play the guitar very quickly.

  • Special features of the Guitar Programme at Jacob's Music Room
  • Step-by-step approach: the teaching material is carefully organized into units that cover the major concepts and skills
  • Guitar notation and how to read music
  • Basic chord and strumming patterns
  • Essential guitar techniques, including tuning, power chords, barre chords, string bending, sliding and left-hand damping
  • Well known folk songs and classics by artists like Jimi Hendrix, the Kinks, Van Morrison, the Eagles, Green Day, Nirvana, Elvis Presley, George Michael and R.E.M.

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  • Lessons are delivered weekly, either on an individual basis or in small groups of similar ages and abilities
  • The programme is taught by skilled and experienced instrumental music teachers who have been CRB checked
  • Teaching takes place at schools or at our studios

There is no need to bring any equipment to lessons as we provide the
instruments needed.

For practice at home, students can hire an electric guitar from Jacob's Music Room at £12.50 per month for three months.

Childrens Music Lessons in Kent
Teaching Guitar to Children - Maidstone Kent