The Music Works

A whole tone above the rest!

Group And Private


A whole tone above the rest

*New to The Music Works? Your first lesson is free!

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Haslemere • In School

Pick the right Guitar lessons for you and your little rockstar!

Looking for lessons in Haslemere or at a local school? Then read on! If you are more local to Godalming, please click here for more information.

Discover the joy of rocking out with our guitar lessons, designed for both you and your child. Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned musician, our experienced guitar teachers will guide you towards your musical goals.

Explore the world of electric guitars using the renowned Yamaha Guitar Encounters course for group lessons, or electric and acoustic Rockschool courses for private lessons. With a focus on technique, music theory, aural perception, and sight-reading, our lessons will help you master the guitar in a fun and enjoyable way. Start your musical journey today!

Our guitar lessons typically start from 7 years old and up, but if you have a keen guitarist in the making that is younger than 7 we would highly recommend they begin their musical journey studying Ukulele using Vuzo’s excellent Beginner Ukulele Course.

At our music school, we recognise that individuals have diverse aspirations when it comes to mastering the guitar. Some seek formal recognition through grades and certifications, while others simply want to learn guitar enjoy the experience. Regardless of your objectives, whether its strumming patterns, chord progressions, tuning your guitar or wanting to learn how to read, our guitar lessons are tailored to suit your needs and guide you towards achieving your desired level of proficiency.

For beginners who lack prior guitar tuition experience, our group guitar classes provide an ideal starting point. The Yamaha Guitar Encounters course, designed specifically for beginners, presents a comprehensive and well-structured curriculum that covers the fundamental aspects of guitar playing. Students will learn the proper way to hold the guitar, master fingerpicking and strumming techniques, gain proficiency in reading TAB and standard notation, and explore various musical genres.

Intermediate and advanced students will also find immense value in our private guitar classes, in particular working on lead guitar. Our guitar tutors offer personalised lessons that cater to each student’s unique goals and skill level. With the guidance of our experienced teachers, you will identify areas in need of improvement, refine your technique and playing style, and expand your repertoire. Whether you desire electric guitar lessons or acoustic guitar lessons, we are here to assist you every step of the way.

Regardless of your age or skill level, our guitar lessons for beginners are open to all. Whether you’re a child, teenager, adult, or senior, we welcome you to join our classes. We firmly believe that with passion and dedication, anyone can master the guitar.

For more experienced guitarists, students can also join our weekly Band Skills sessions, where you will learn and practice with other Drum, Guitar, Keyboard, Piano and Singing students.

At our music school, we place a strong emphasis on providing high-quality education to our students. Our goal is to make each lesson engaging, informative, and enjoyable, with personalised attention given to every student. We firmly believe that a positive learning experience plays a vital role in fostering a lifelong love for music and motivating students to reach their full musical potential. Instead of endlessly searching the internet for “beginner guitar lessons,” why not try a complimentary taster lesson with us today?

Our guitar lessons can be tailored to your preferences, offering the choice between private or group sessions. Private lessons are perfect for those who wish to focus on specific aspects of guitar playing or require individualised attention. On the other hand, group lessons provide a fun and interactive environment where students can learn from one another while practicing together.

Our music school offers a range of musical events, such as recitals, live performances and other activities, which give our students the opportunity to showcase their talents and gain confidence in their abilities. Each year we organise an increasing amount of high-quality live performance opportunity for our guitarists, including amazing events such as the Haslemere Fringe.

If you have a passion for music and want to learn how to play the guitar, all you need is an instrument. Our experienced teachers will be there to guide you through every step of the learning process, equipping you with the necessary skills and knowledge to become a proficient guitarist.

Whether you are a beginner or looking to improve your existing skills, our guitar classes are a fantastic choice. With a comprehensive curriculum, personalised attention, and a supportive environment, you will be on your way to achieving your musical goals. Don’t hesitate, sign up for our guitar classes today and take the first step towards becoming a skilled and confident guitarist.

Music lessons your kids will thank you for!

Be Creative!

Music lessons encourage creativity, while our students learn in a safe & friendly environment.

Be Social!

Learning an Instrument can help develop better social & language skills.

Be Academic!

Studies show improved numeracy and language skills go hand in hand with learning music.

Be Organised!

Learning music can help improve memory, develop self-discipline & focus.

Be Relaxed!

Learning music can help children develop better emotional management.

Be Yourself!

Learning music is fun and can help students find their place in the world.

Music lessons your kids will thank you for!

Ready for your free Guitar Lesson?

Not quite ready yet? Email or call us and we will be happy to help!


Pick Another Instrument

Ukulele Lessons in Haslemere

Group | Private
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Ukulele Lessons In Godalming

Group | Private
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Piano Lessons in Haslemere


Piano Lessons In Godalming


Keyboard Lessons in Haslemere

Group | Private
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Keyboard Lessons In Godalming

Group | Private
Godalming | In School

Guitar Lessons In Godalming

Group | Private
Godalming | In School

Drum Lessons in Haslemere

Group | Private
Haslemere | In School

Drum Lessons In Godalming

Group | Private
Godalming | In School

Still trying to find your ‘thing’?

Maybe it’s music! 🎤 🎹 🥁 🎸 🎶

Still not sure? Here's more info about The Music Works:

  • We have been delivering music lessons in our local area for over 12 years! Through industry experience and by making sure we work with some of the best music teachers in the area, we have grown to see hundreds of students every week for lessons.

  • We are a Yamaha Music School, which means only the best teachers can work with us. Teachers are fully vetted with the usual safety and rights checks (enhanced DBS child safeguarding etc) and are also interviewed by world leader Yamaha, to make doubly sure that they are great at what they do! Once they have passed the interview stage, they receive yearly training to make sure they continue being awesome.
  • We are a not-for-profit company that cares about our students. We want to see every student reach their full potential and are here to guide them if they need our help. If you need any guidance at any point, please get in touch.
  • Every student gets a chance to perform! Throughout the year we are a part of several large scale events, such as Haslemere Fringe, where we give our most promising students the opportunity to get valuable performance experience. You will also see us at smaller events, such as school summer fairs and discos, where we offer our services for free to help our local community. Students can join in with our open mic nights too!
  • Every student can learn how to be in a real, live band! We offer fantastic weekly Band Skills lessons at our Milford Centre and in several Partner schools, where students can learn the ins-and-outs of how to work well in a band setting. They will learn great songs, how to work in a team, build confidence and socialise with like-minded individuals. Every year our bands excel and join us on the biggest stages, where they perform to audiences of hundreds and sometimes thousands of people. It really is incredibly valuable musical experience at such a young age!

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