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Guitar Lessons
14 January 2020

Learn to use dynamics in your playing in the same way Jimmy Page did with Led Zeppelin. With Jimmy Page's birthday being celebrated last week, we turned our attention to the great man's guitar playing. Specially, just how he uses dynamics in his playing, both with volume and speed, to create some incredible songs and solos. Dan takes you through it all in this lesson.

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Guitar Lessons
6 January 2020

So you're a beginner and you're starting to learn lead guitar... Perfect! In this lesson we introduce you to a great technique that will help you play fast rock guitar in no time! We tackle 5 licks in this style and even provide the backing track and tab for every single lick. Enjoy!

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Guitar Lessons
30 December 2019

Happy New Year! We all know that motivation is high for learning guitar at the start of the Year, and have we got a great kickstart of a lesson for you! Using just 5 relatively simple chords, we can play these 5 amazing songs. Watch the full video to see exactly what each song is, and then how to pay it.

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Guitar Lessons
23 December 2019

In the third of 3 Christmas specials, we take a look at the classic track 'We Wish You A Merry Christmas', and put it into a David Gilmour style arrangment. We cover the chords and lead melody line for the track and give you a really cool backing track to play along to at Christmas!

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Guitar Lessons
20 December 2019

Your Guitar Academy is now offering guitar lessons in West Norwood. Our guitar tutor in that area, Paddy,wants to bring students to the level where they can write and play the music they love.

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Guitar Lessons
20 December 2019

Your Guitar Academy is now offering guitar lessons in Kew London. Our guitar tutor in that area, Simone, welcomes students of all ages and abilities and will give you a safe place to create and express yourself!

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Guitar Lessons
20 December 2019

Your Guitar Academy is now offering guitar lessons in Archway London. Our guitar tutor in that area, Luca, is very enthusiastic and deeply passionate; his love for music and guitar genuinely motivates all of his students.

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Guitar Lessons
16 December 2019

In the second of 3 Christmas specials, we take a look at the classic track 'Jingle Bells', and put it into a Stevie Ray Vaughan style arrangment. We cover the chords and lead melody line for the track and give you a really cool backing track to play along to at Christmas!

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Guitar Lessons
8 December 2019

In the first of 3 Christmas specials, we take a look at the classic Nat King Cole track 'The Christmas Song', and put it into a John Mayer style arrangment. We cover the chords and lead melody line for the track and give you a really cool backing track to play along to at Christmas!

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Guitar Lessons
6 December 2019

Your Guitar Academy is now offering guitar lessons in Forest Hill London. Our guitar tutor in that area, Theo,is a fantastic musician who is excited and passionate about passing on knowledge to his students.

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