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Group and Individual Guitar Lessons

LGI Guitar Courses

The London Guitar Institute offers top-notch guitar instruction for adults in the City of London and Mayfair.

You can find our different guitar course options below, where you can select the guitar course that suits you best and where you can make the fastest progress.

In addition to excellent quality guitar instruction, you will also benefit from outstanding guitar masterclasses and seminars as well as performance opportunities throughout the year.

London Guitar Institute was founded by master guitarist Stefan Joubert.

Stefan Joubert is one of the world’s most formidable guitarist. He is especially well-known for his mastery of touch or tapping style guitar playing.

He is also an extremely versatile guitarist, at home in many genres and able to help his students make MASSIVE and LASTING progress in a short period of time.

If you want the best guitar instruction in London designed by one of the world’s most original guitar minds, then you have arrived at exact the right place!

Space is limited, but if you are serious about learning to play the guitar and you want to become the guitarist that you have always wanted to be then we are what you have been looking for!

Group guitar lessons

Guitar course option 1: group Guitar Lessons – £165 per calendar month

  • Four lessons of 60 minutes provided each month.
  • Group lessons take place at a set time each week.
  • Groups are small and therefore very beneficial. Much better than large groups.
  • Open to beginners and intermediate players.
  • Learn the secrets of the guitar in a group format
  • Discover the nature of the instrument and be prepared for mind blowing revelations of the guitar.
  • Benefit from playing with others in a group format. Develop your band playing skills.
  • Make radical progress and learn from outstanding guitarists who specialise in teaching adults!
  • Study in a small group format in the City of London.
  • No need to bring your guitar as the instruments are provided at our venue upon prior arrangement!
  • Become the guitarist you have always wanted to be!

Please note a one-time registration fee of £55 is required when joining a group guitar course at the London Guitar Institute.

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Electric guitarist

Guitar course option 2: one-to-one lessons with the London Guitar Institute’s assistant instructor  – from £145 per calendar month

  • Learn with the London Guitar Institute’s assistant guitar instructor.
  • Choose between 30, 45 or 60 minutes per week.
  • Lessons take place at a set time each week.
  • Open to beginners and intermediate players.
  • Learn the secrets of the guitar with an excellent guitar teacher!
  • Discover the nature of the instrument and be prepared for mind blowing revelations of the guitar.
  • Break through musical frustrations and FINALLY become the guitarist you have always wanted to be!

Please note a one-time registration fee of £75 is required when joining a guitar course with our assistant instructor at the London Guitar Institute.

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Guitar course option 3: one-to-one course with the London Guitar Institute’s master guitar instructor Stefan Joubert  – from £195 per calendar month

Make sure you book your course soon as space is very limited!

  • Learn with Stefan Joubert’s assistant guitar instructor
  • Choose between 30, 45 or 60 minutes per week
  • Lessons take place at a set time each week.
  • Open to beginners and intermediate players.
  • Learn the secrets of the guitar with an excellent guitar teacher!
  • Discover the nature of the instrument and be prepared for mind blowing revelations of the guitar.
  • Break through musical frustrations and FINALLY become the guitarist you have always wanted to be!
  • Lessons take place in Mayfair or the City of London
  • Enjoy the HIGHEST quality guitar instruction for adults available in the UK today!
  • Make MASSIVE breakthroughs!
  • Achieve your musical dreams!
  • Break through speed barriers!
  • Make tremendous progress in a short period of time!
  • Become the best that YOU CAN BE!
  • Learn NEVER-SEEN-BEFORE secrets of the guitar.
  • Get the ULTIMATE ACCESS to Stefan Joubert.
  • Make MASSIVE improvement to your guitar playing in a relatively short period of time.
  • Develop world-class guitar technique.
  • Resolve all your knowledge based guitar problems.
  • Learn how to design your own chords on the guitar.
  • Learn how to improvise and phrase correctly.
  • Become a master at manipulating sounds in order to touch the heart and soul of your audience.
  • Learn the “hidden” secrets of how to play fast.
  • MAKE SUPER FAST progress in comparison with other instructors.
  • Change your mindset to become the guitarist you have always wanted to become.
  • Understand how the instrument REALLY works!

clockGet in touch today as space is extremely limited.

Don’t miss this fantastic opportunity to take your guitar playing to the stars!

Become the guitarist you have always wanted to be!

Take action today to avoid disappointment!

Please note a one-time registration fee of £95 is required when joining a guitar course with Stefan Joubert at the London Guitar Institute.

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About

About Our Guitar Programmes

The London Guitar Institute offers amazing guitar programmes for adults who want to learn how to play for their own pleasure. Classes take place weekly at our location near Liverpool street station in a stunning environment. The guitar department is managed by Stefan Joubert, one of Britian's most sought-after guitarists.

Absolute beginners to advanced guitarists are accepted at the guitar studio. Courses run on a monthly basis with an initial study commitment of three months.

What can you expect

  • Excellent guitar tuition on a weekly basis
  • Motivation and inspiration to help you learn
  • A formidable learning environment
  • Periodic student evenings (where you can meet others or join our student "musical sessions")
  • Impeccable service

How are the classes structured?

All the lessons are structured according to a lesson plan that is specifically designed and tailored for you by your teacher. In our Silver and Gold Programs we follow with a set structure. In our Ultimate Access Program, our head guitar teacher will plan a bespoke guitar program tailored to your individual guitar needs, goals and wishes.

How long are the courses?

The courses run on an indefinite basis until a written notice has been given by either party not less then one calendar month prior to the next billing date. There is an initial starting commitment of three months. Please do note that lessons are tailored to you on an individual basis and we highly recommend a study period of at least 6 months to a year to get satisfactory results from your learning. Many of our students have been with us for years and the lessons are designed to continue on a month to month basis.

Styles and Techniques Taught

We Specialise in Teaching Guitar in Jazz, Blues/Rock/Metal, Acoustic/Pop/Folk, Traditional Classical and Spanish Guitar

Guitar Styles Taught

We will work on some of the following guitar concepts and techniques (depending upon the style you study):

  • Hammer-ons
  • Pull-offs
  • Vibrato
  • Tremolo
  • Speed Picking
  • 3 Octave Chromatic Scale Practice
  • Develop your right hand (Classical guitar) with fingering combinations (R.H - im, mi, am, ma, ai, ia, xi, ix, pa, ap, ip, pi)
  • Practicing without the left hand
  • How to NOT give up!
  • Sweep Picking
  • Jazz Chords (across the entire neck)
  • Memorising all the notes
  • Jazz Triads
  • Walking Bass
  • Neo-Classical Metal scales along 1 string
  • Blues Licks
  • Making fans happy
  • Creating harmony within a band
  • Leading a band
  • Playing with others
  • Keeping your head above the water in a storm
  • Improvising
  • Improvising blues
  • Improvising NEO-Classical
  • Improvising Vai/Satriani type licks
  • Improvising McLaughlin/DiMeola/De Lucia type- licks
  • Improvising over a fast moving jazz standard
  • Not losing your place in a jazz improvisation
  • Improvising fusion
  • Using your "waiting" time as practice time
  • "Secrets" of the guitar
  • How to make your guitar sing
  • How to make your guitar scream
  • Powerchords
  • Intervals
  • Subdivisions of octaves or subdivisions of X across X amount of octaves
  • Understanding classical harmony
  • Understanding jazz harmony
  • Incorporating tapping guitar
  • Maintaining a practice schedule
  • The importance of a practice journal (or log book) - TRACKING and MEASURING
  • 6 Note Scales
  • String Skipping
  • Developing a sense of time
  • Polyrhythms
  • Basic strumming
  • Tuning the guitar
  • Changing strings
  • Buying a guitar (what to look for)
  • Tone
  • Attitude
  • The guitar works in 5 positions
  • The guitar has a nature
  • Learning the nature
  • Practicing away from the guitar
  • Photographic memory
  • Practicing on the taxi/plane/bus/car etc...
  • Practicing on the beach
  • Funk riffs
  • Funk strums
  • Speed picking and rhythmic groupings
  • Shawn Lane
  • Speed picking on the classical guitar
  • Classical guitar interpretation
  • Classical VS Jazz VS Rock
  • How to strum chords properly
  • How to pick using a plectrum
  • How to pick using your fingers
  • Make your friends happy with the guitar
  • Repertoire
  • Memorisation skills
  • Solving the root cause of a problem
  • Soloing with "feel"
  • How to develop a SINGLE-MINDED focus (under severe adversity)
  • The psychology of learning the guitar
  • Maintaining a positive frame of mind
  • Motivating yourself to the next level
  • Have a long term vision
  • Short, medium term goals
  • Practicing with a clock/schedule and practicing without a clock/schedule
  • And other concepts...
Online Guitar Programme

Online Guitar Programme

Format:

You will receive 2 lessons per month online in a dedicated student portal.

Ideal for those who cannot attend in person and want to benefit from the world-class tuition at Stefan Joubert is providing

Large lessons designed to take you forward fast!

Works best for intermediate players!

Not for absolute beginners.

Perfect if you are not living in London.

Great value for money in terms of content/solutions/videos provided

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Description:

Lessons are designed for intermediate/advanced players

Availability:

N/A

Course Fees:

  • 2 Online lessons per month- £75 per month.

Course Length:

Lessons take place weekly on an indefinite basis. No strings attached with the online programme. Go at your own pace.

How to enrol:

  • OUR PREFERRED METHOD: Enrol into the online guitar programme, by filling out the online enrolment form
  • Alternatively send us an email with the following subject line: "Online Guitar Programme" to enquiries (at) londonmusicinstitute.co.uk

 

 

Group Guitar Programme

Group Guitar Programme

(minimum study commitment of 3 months)

Format:

Four lessons of 60 minutes provided each month.

Group lessons take place at a set time each week.

Groups are small and therefore very beneficial. Much better than large groups.

Open to beginners and intermediate players.

Learn the secrets of the guitar in a group format

Discover the nature of the instrument and be prepared for mind blowing revelations of the guitar.

Benefit from playing with others in a group format. Develop your band playing skills.

» Enquire About This Programme

The class take place in a duo format (2 individuals). You will have intimate access to Stefan Joubert and his guitar skills.

Please do throw away any pre-conceived ideas about group learning. View our five benefits of learning the guitar in group format 

Description:

Classes are designed for beginners to intermediate guitar players.

Availability:

Please enquire to find out our availability. Space may be limited.

Course Fees:

  • 60 Minutes weekly - £165 per month. There is a minimum learning commitment of three months. A calendar month's notice is required before stopping your classes.

Course Length:

Lessons take place weekly on an indefinite basis. There is a minimum study length of three months, but classes with Stefan go on indefinitely. We do not offer a one-time learning course opportunity, we are here to take you on a journey and walk that journey with you. We do require a one-month notice before stopping your lessons.

How to enrol:

  • OUR PREFERRED METHOD: Enrol into the group guitar programme, by filling out the online enrolment form
  • Alternatively send us an email with the following subject line: "group guitar programme" to enquiries (at) londonmusicinstitute.co.uk

 

 

Ultimate Access Guitar Programme

Ultimate Access Guitar Programme - One-to-One Format
(minimum study commitment of 3 months)

Format:

You will have the ULTIMATE ACCESS to Stefan Joubert and his guitar skills. It's the fastest way to develop your guitar playing.

Four private lessons provided per month.

Your lessons will take place at an allocated slot each week.

From £195 per calendar month

Learn NEVER-SEEN-BEFORE secrets of the guitar.

Get the ULTIMATE ACCESS to Stefan Joubert.

Make massive transformative improvement on your guitar playing.

Develop world-class guitar technique.

Resolve all your knowledge based guitar problems.

Learn how to design your own chords on the guitar.

Learn how to improvise and phrase correctly.

Become a master at manipulating sounds in order to touch the hearts and souls of your audience.

Learn the secrets of how to play fast.

MAKE SUPER FAST progress in comparison with other instructors.

Change your mindset to become the guitarist you've always wanted to become.

Understand how the instrument REALLY works!

Benefit from the best guitar lessons London is to offer adults!

» Enquire About This Programme

Description:

Classes are designed for beginners to advanced players. You will have the best knowledge and input from master instructor Stefan Joubert.

Course Fees:

Please note a one-time registration fee of £95 is required when joining a guitar course with Stefan Joubert at the London Guitar Institute.

Availability:

Please contact to find out Stefan's current availability. Usually classes take place Monday to Thursday at lunchtime as well as 6pm-9pm.  There are also slots available on Fridays during the day. Once you've paid your first month's fee, the preferential slot will be booked for you.

Course Length:

Lessons take place weekly on an indefinite basis. There is a minimum study length of three months, but classes go on indefinitely. We do not offer a one-time learning course opportunity, we are here to take you on a journey and walk that journey with you. We do require a one-month notice before stopping your class.

Missed Classes:

  • 2 Lessons may be missed every 12 weeks and will be replaced by a make up or correspondence guitar lesson
  • All other lessons missed will be charged in full UNLESS PRIOR arrangement has been made BEFORE BOOKING YOUR COURSE
  • On the rare occasion that your guitar instructor (Stefan Joubert - Master Virtuoso Teacher) cannot attend a class, it will be replaced by a correspondence guitar lesson
  • A correspondence guitar lesson consist out of audio/video/notation. It's usually rather LARGE and contains a lot of value.
  • The monthly payment has to be setup on standing order on the 1st of each month.
  • Every quarter 12 lessons have to be completed.

Additional benefits:

Free surprise lessons will be provided occassionaly via video or audio that Stefan Joubert will prepare for you. During our summer music workshops on the shores of the most beautiful lake como, you will have a first-to-book opportunity for a room in the main villa. (VERY LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE - make sure you let us know asap if you want a space)

How to enrol:

  • OUR PREFERRED METHOD: Enrol into the Ultimate Access Guitar Programme, by filling out the online enrolment form
  • Alternatively send us an email with the following subject line: "Ultimate Access Guitar Programme" to enquiries (at) londonmusicinstitute.co.uk