Electric Guitar

Electric guitar lessons are currently available

If you are looking to start out on the electric or have been playing for a while and wanting to improve your skills, then Blue Wave Guitar Tuition can help you.

Electric guitar lessons focus on the specific skills to help you play blues, rock and funk styles of music.

You can learn techniques, scales and advanced chords as well as your favourite songs.

It is also possible to learn music theory that is relevant to the electric guitar as well as taking graded guitar exams if you wish.

In addition to covering the basics, you will learn the following:

  • Major, minor, and seventh type chord shapes both open and barred
  • Major and minor pentatonic and diatonic scales
  • Harmonic and melodic minor scales
  • Modes of the major scale
  • Advanced chord types and shapes
  • Arpeggios
  • Advanced picking techniques
  • Hammer-ons, pull-offs, slides, trills, vibrato, bending, phrasing
  • Improvising
  • CAGED system of scales and chords
  • 3-note per string diatonic scales
  • Use of effects pedals
  • How best to use your gear
  • Home recording techniques
  • As well as all your favourite rock songs and riffs

If some of this sounds a little daunting, don’t worry. You are free to learn at your own pace and lessons will be tailored to suit each individual student ensuring progress is systematic and planned out.

To enquire about learning electric guitar click here to send a message.