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Course Fees : £5 to £198

Planning to learn Guitar in the UK?

The UK provides you with the best music schools to learn the Guitar from and hence, attracting students from all over the world. 


Here is a table of Guitar classes in the UK with prices and duration of the course.



Course Offered


Annual Fees (£)

University of Chichester

BA in music

3 years


University of Huddersfield

Music Performance (BMus)

3 years


University of Winchester

BA Hons in Music

3 years



What are the best Guitar classes in the UK?

The most famous institutes and universities offering Guitar courses in the UK are: 


1. University of Chichester, Chichester

2. University of Huddersfield, Huddersfield

3. University of Winchester, Winchester

4. Leeds College of Music, Leeds

5. Point Blank Music School, London

6. Bangor University, Bangor

7. Teesside University, Middlesbrough

8. Falmouth University, Falmouth

9. Plymouth Marjon University (St Mark & St John), Plymouth

10. Glyndwr University, Wrexham

11. Staffordshire University, Staffordshire

12. Keele University, Keele

13. Solent University, Southampton

14. University of Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire

15. University of Derby, Derby

16. University of Chester, Chester

17. City University of London, London

18. University of Plymouth, Plymouth

19. University of Bedfordshire, Bedfordshire

20. University of Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire

21. University for the Creative Arts, Farnham

22. Newcastle University, Newcastle

23. University of Central Lancashire, Lancashire

24. Leeds Arts University, Leeds

25. Bath Spa University, Bath

26. Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge

27. Edge Hill University, Ormskirk

28. Bristol, University of the West of England, Bristol

29. SOAS University of London, London

30. University of the Arts London, London

31. Canterbury Christ Church University, Canterbury

32. Royal College of Music, London

33. The Academy of contemporary music, Guildford

34. Royal Northern College Of Music, Manchester

35. Trinity Laban, London

36. Guildhall School of Music, London 


In addition to these, there are several online courses available for Guitar courses in the UK.


What is the duration of Guitar classes in the UK?


The average duration of Guitar course in the UK depends on where the students opt to pursue the course. If students opt for a full-time course in a university then the average duration will be that of 2 to 3 years. 


Part-time classes from music schools can span from 6 months to a year, this can be moulded according to the students’ preferences. 

Why you should learn Guitar course in the UK?


Guitar courses in the UK are designed in such a way so that students are introduced to the basics of music theory in the beginning of the course. This is followed by students selecting the guitar styles of their choice, the most common styles of playing the guitar are rhythm guitar, finger-picking, bass, and lead guitar. 

What is the cost of Guitar classes in the UK?

The cost of a Guitar course in the UK is 2k to 5k Pounds annually.


What will I learn by taking Guitar classes in the UK?

Guitar courses in the UK consist of several musical genres, after learning the basics of music theory students can choose any of the specializations listed below:

  • Metal
  • Jazz
  • Country and Folk (acoustic)
  • Classical
  • Funk and Soul
  • Acoustic
  • Electrical
  • Blues
  • Pop 
  • Rock
  • Flamenco guitar


What jobs can I get as a Guitarist in the UK?


Students can opt for the following career options after pursuing  Guitar courses in the UK: 


  • Start a successful cover band
  • Professional songwriter for television and movies
  • Work as a studio/session guitarist
  • Play in a backing band
  • Start a business teaching guitar
  • Freelance guitarist
  • Guitar teacher at a school or university
  • Music composer
  • Musical Therapy Aid

The average salary after completing Guitar courses in the UK is 14 - 28 Pounds per lesson and a total salary of 17000 to 18000 Pounds annually.

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Music Maestros Logo

Guitar Lessons

Learn to play the guitar with our expert Music Maestros. Our technically advanced guitar teachers provide private 1-2-1 guitar tuition for students of mixed ages and abilities throughout Southampton, Hampshire and surrounding areas.

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Guitar Lessons

Lessons can be tailored to your individual needs and interests. Learn at your own pace. We have years of exam board experience should you wish to attain grades, however these are purely optional.

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Acoustic Guitar

Acoustic guitar classes are offered by Bishopbriggs School of Music. All our tutors are highly experienced, full-time musicians and all have full PVG disclosure.

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Pupils may start on acoustic or classical guitar from year 3. Guitars can be purchased from retailers in different sizes as most appropriate to the child. Pupils may also receive lessons on electric guitar and bass guitar normally after learning the acoustic / classical guitar for some time.

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Guitar Lessons

The history of the guitar goes back to the 12th Century and yet it still remains one of the most prominent instruments in modern music. New and inexperienced players are encouraged to explore the many sounds that are possible,and quickly our students build confidence and carve out their musical nic...

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You will learn the basics of the instrument and the theory behind what you are doing as well as being shown the styles and chops of many of the world’s great bands and artists such as Foo Fighters, Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Jimi Hendrix, Deep Purple, Led Zeppelin and Green Day.

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All our guitar teachers are skilled musicians with a wealth of music industry and teaching experience. We tailor all our lessons to suit the level and age of the student, while at the same time encouraging them to push their skills, whilst keeping it enjoyable at all times.

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Guitar classes are offered by City Sound Studios. With a team of professional and dedicated tutors offering one-to-one and group lessons in Guitar.... The studio is the perfect place to learn music!

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Learn to play guitar today with one of our amazing instructors. From electric to acoustic, we’ve got you covered.

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Bass Guitar Lessons

Bass Guitar lessons at DC Music Lessons are provided by multi instrumentalist Callum Stevenson. Callum is a patient and friendly tutor and also a professional musicians who has played on some of the biggest stages in the U.K. including T in The Park and Bute Fest.

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