Frequently Asked Questions

What Instruments Do You Teach?

Guitar, (electric, acoustic, classical) Bass Guitar (electric, acoustic) and Ukulele.  We also provide Piano lessons.  For our Piano site, visit:  Piano Lessons London 


What Styles Do You Teach?

Our Guitar teachers are well-versed in all styles of music.
Primarily: Rock, Pop, Blues, Funk, Jazz, Folk, Classical, Metal, Flamenco, Soul and R’n’B.
We will also cover some Music Theory, Songwriting and Improvisation.  If you want to go down the classical/reading music routes, we can teach you sight reading too.


Tell Me About Your Guitar Teachers

Have a look at our Guitar teacher profiles and our Guitar teacher videos.They are friendly, expert professional musicians who have studied at the country’s top institutions and have a wealth of experience in the music industry.
We only hire the best and most personable guitar teachers in London.


Can I Study Grades?

It’s up to you. People begin guitar lessons with a variety of goals in mind. If taking grades is one of yours, then yes we can help you achieve that.  We have a 100% pass rate, with distinction or merit, and have experience of all the common exam boards’ syllabuses.


What Is Your Lesson Cancellation Policy?

We ask for a minimum of 48 hours notice if you need to cancel a guitar lesson with us. If you give less than 48 hours notice, the lesson is charged at the full amount.


What Equipment Do I Need?

Just a guitar, plectrum and tuner. Ideally, for electric instruments, an amplifier and lead too, although these are not vital at the very beginning.


I’m An Absolute Beginner. What Guitar Should I Buy?

See our What Guitar To Buy page for our recommendations


How Do I Pay For Lessons?

Either directly to Bruce Music in advance, via online/phone/in-branch bank transfer or cheque, or in cash to your teacher at the end of the lesson.