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Gig review – Korn and Limp Bizkit – Cardiff – December 2017

Learning Korn Guitar Before I yadder on about the gig, I do teach people to learn Korn Guitar styles and songs at my studio. Read on to the bottom for the most important thing you need to know! The Venue Out of all the bigger venues, this has to be one of my favourites around […]

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RGT Guitar EXAM results – All distinctions this time

Success in Guitar Exams for all Well done to the 2 lads Andrew and Sam that did their Grade 2 exams in April. Sam successful in his Grade 2 Acoustic with a distinction and Andrew was also successful in his Grade 2 Electric guitar exam with a distinction. Both benefitted from a whole heap of […]

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Are you learning the guitar for fun or a career?

Remember the reality of the music industry! A thought provoking article about life as a musician. I do think that all youngsters need to have a read of this article if they are going to think about a career in the music industry. It’s a tough old life and success is not always guaranteed by […]

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Guitar Tuition – 3 Distinctions on RGT Exams

All students and parents are happy with this term’s guitar tuition results! Well done to Oscar (Grade 4 Electric guitar) Stan (Grade 4 Acoustic Guitar) and Ollie (Grade 1 Acoustic Guitar) for their success. I had 3 students in for the winter exams and all 3 passed WITH DISTINCTION which is a super effort. Special […]

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Why you need a guitar teacher – Morrisman has it nailed

Morrisman Smith’s riff Station critique says it all about the limits of online lessons.  Morrisman is a US tutor and has some great insights into what’s going to help you become the guitarist you want to be. His views mirror mine. Have a listen to his review of Riff Station. It might help! Plus it […]

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RGT Exam results…Stan gets another Distinction and Callum a Grade 4 Merit.

2 more passes. Stan gets a Grade 3 Acoustic guitar Distinction and Callum gets a Grade 4 Acoustic Merit award, missing a distinction by a whisker. That’s 2 great performances from the lads so well done indeed. Stan gained praise all round for his excellent performance which included a 100% performance in the Accompaniment section […]

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RGT Guitar Exam results – Still 100% pass rate for RT Guitars

Congratulations to Sam for getting a distinction in his Grade one Acoustic Guitar Exam. Sam is the youngest student I have had to do the exam and worked hard with attention to all areas covered by the Grade. Well done Sam. Congratulations also to Andrew who passed his electric guitar grade one exam with flying […]

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RGT Exam news….100% pass rate again this term!!

So thanks to Callum, Stan, Anya, Benj, Seb and Oscar for allowing me to brag that I still have a 100% pass rate for all students in the summer season RGT exams for both electric and acoustic guitar. Anya was a Distinction in her grade one with the highest score ever, only narrowly better than […]

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Guitar tuition exam results! 100% Pass rate maintained!

The RGT guitar examination results are back and all my students have passed once again, maintaining my 1oo% pass rate. Thanks to all of you and well done. Looking forward to teaching guitar to all my current and new students over the next year. Next exam entry is at the end of september

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