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Guitar Themed TBT Part One

April 9, 2015 3:06 pm Published by
Here’s part one in a two-part TBT (Throwback Thursday) mini series.  Over the next 2 weeks we’ll bring you some classic live Guitar-centred performances from the last 60 years.  This week begins with 1959, 1969 and 1979.  Next week = 1989, 1999 and 2009. 1) 1959 – The Drifters/Shadows Live at Saturday Club 2) 1969… View Article

Easter Special Offer!

March 31, 2015 10:52 pm Published by
Welcome to the latest Bruce Music blog post.  This post is to tell you all about some great Easter Discount offers on Guitar Lesson and Piano Lesson bookings! On April Fools Day, Wednesday 1st April, we are offering 50% discount on any lessons booked, for any point in time, as long as the booking is made… View Article

New Teacher: Welcome Isabel Torres!

February 24, 2015 12:22 pm Published by
We’ve recently welcomed Portuguese Guitarist Isabel Torres on board at Bruce Music. Isabel relocated to London a few years ago to study for a Music Degree, and has joined our team of London Guitar Teachers in early 2015.  She is a virtuoso Guitarist and performer and an experienced teacher, having started teaching at a very young… View Article

Classical Piano Mashups!

February 16, 2015 3:43 pm Published by
Here’s a quick post linking you to 2 brilliant video performances.  The theme here is Classical Piano Mashups. 1)  Michael Jackson 2)  Pink Floyd Piano Lessons London Guitar Lessons London

Music & London Part 2

February 2, 2015 6:00 pm Published by
Here’s part 2 of our Music & London blog series, celebrating where Music and London meet in a selection of the best videos on the internet.  Here are today’s two offerings: 1) London in 1927 This incredible colour footage of 1920s London shot by an early British pioneer of film named Claude Frisse-Greene, who made… View Article

Music & London Part 1

January 26, 2015 5:14 pm Published by
London is arguably the centre of Music in the UK.  The biggest gigs, the iconic, historic locations, Denmark street, buskers and Bruce Music! This is Part 1 in a series of blogs linking you to the most amazing videos depicting where Music and London meet. 1)  London Glows In Slo-mo Music video. This is “Friday… View Article

Lead Guitar Phrasing – Part 3 – Brothers In Arms by Dire Straits

December 11, 2014 6:10 pm Published by
Welcome to Part 3 in our series on Lead Guitar Phrasing.  The subject of today’s study is the Mark Knopfler‘s playing on Brothers In Arms.  First, here’s the track: So here are 5 key points we can take from this, to apply to our own Phrasing when soloing: 1) Leaving Space.   We’ve discussed leaving… View Article

Lead Guitar Phrasing Study – Part 1 – Bird of Paradise by Snowy White

December 8, 2014 4:13 pm Published by
Welcome to part 1 in our new blog series looking at Lead Guitar Phrasing.  We’ll be studying some of the most beautiful moments in soloing history, from the classic, unforgettables, to the unheard of, obscure gems. We’re breaking one of our own rules here, as for once, we’re not preaching that “it’s all about the… View Article

Christmas List – What Guitar/Keyboard To Buy?

November 14, 2014 3:43 pm Published by
Today’s post is all about what first Guitar or Keyboard to buy someone for Christmas.  (Or at any time really – but Christmas is coming!) We have the following dedicated pages on what to buy – Guitar  &  Piano – to help you make a decision.  These pages are particularly for first-time or second-time Guitar or… View Article

Teacher Gig – 21st November

October 30, 2014 3:37 pm Published by
Hello and welcome to Bruce Music’s Blog!  This post is to tell you about an upcoming gig. One of our Guitar teachers, James is in the band Kaisei, who are about to launch their debut E.P. “Shores” They’ll be performing live in promotion of the new EP at Brick Lane’s 93 Feet East on Friday… View Article

Piano Lessons Site Launch

October 28, 2014 4:45 pm Published by
We are delighted to announce the launch of our Piano Lessons London website, which you can find at www.pianolessons.london The Piano Tuition branch of Bruce Music continues our existing ethos of enjoyment, encouragement and motivation, and only employing the best, most personable teachers in London. So we are now offering both Piano AND Guitar lessons to… View Article

Meet The Teachers: Introducing Daniel

September 23, 2014 2:26 pm Published by
We were recently delighted to welcome to our teaching staff Daniel Vildosola, an award-winning Classical Guitarist, educator and composer, originally from Arizona, USA. Having moved to London in Summer 2014, he has both BA and MA degrees in music to his name.  He has 9 years private and classroom teaching experience in the USA and… View Article

September Special Offers!

August 28, 2014 4:11 pm Published by
Welcome to this post about some extra special offers on Guitar Lesson Packages, running until 8th September only for the “Back To School” season.  We are offering: 12 Lessons for the price of 10 (Usually 11 for 10) 6 Lessons for the price of 5 (Usually buy 5 receive a free accesory) We also have… View Article

Meet The Teachers!

August 28, 2014 4:01 pm Published by
Our guitar teachers’ Profiles Our guitar teachers’ videos More to come soon on our September only Special Offer Packages! Guitar Lessons London