Guitar and Bass Tuition at Ebony and Ivory



Personalised Learning Approach

At Ebony and Ivory, our guitar and bass lessons are tailored to the individual needs and preferences of each student. Our approach ensures an effective and enjoyable musical journey for beginners and advanced players alike.


Foundational Techniques & Advanced Skills

We begin with essential fundamentals like proper hand positioning, strumming techniques, and fretboard familiarity, advancing to more complex skills such as soloing, improvisation, and genre diversity.


Disciplined Practice

Our structured practice routines are designed to improve technique, rhythm, and musicality, fostering steady skill enhancement.


Music Theory & Practical Application

We integrate music theory with practical playing, giving students a holistic understanding of music and its application to the guitar and bass.


Performance & Collaboration

Students are encouraged to participate in performances and collaborations, building confidence and fostering a sense of community.


Versatile Learning Options

We offer individual lessons, group sessions, and online classes to accommodate different learning styles and schedules.


Examination Preparation & Registered Centre

As a registered Examination Centre covering various boards including ABRSM, Trinity, and Rock School, we prepare students thoroughly for examinations, equipping them with the necessary technique, theory, and performance skills.


Interactive Workshops & Masterclasses

We host regular workshops and masterclasses with experienced pianists and educators. These sessions offer deeper insights into piano techniques, styles, and performance practices.


Broad Musical Repertoire

Our lessons encompass a wide range of musical styles, encouraging students to explore and appreciate diverse musical forms.


Specialised Workshops & Masterclasses

We host workshops and masterclasses focusing on specific guitar and bass techniques and styles, led by experienced musicians.


Continuous Learning & Advancement

Our curriculum is designed for ongoing progression, providing a clear pathway for students to develop their skills at their own pace.

At Ebony and Ivory, we are committed to offering a rich, comprehensive musical education. Our guitar and bass tuition nurtures your skills, creativity, and passion for music. Join us on this exciting and fulfilling musical journey.

Frequently Asked Questions

What age groups do you cater to for music lessons?

We welcome students of all ages, from children as young as 5 years to adults and seniors.

Do you offer examinations with accredited boards?

Yes, we prepare students for ABRSM, Trinity, and Rock School exams, covering practical and theory components.

Can I learn music production, composition, and arrangement?

Absolutely! We offer courses in these areas to develop your creative and technical skills.

Do you provide instruments for learning?

Yes, our store offers a wide range of instruments suitable for all learning levels.

Are beginner-friendly lessons available?

We provide tailored lessons for beginners across all instruments.

How long are the music lessons?

Lessons typically last from 30 minutes to an hour, based on age, skill level, and lesson type.

Are your instructors qualified?

All our instructors are highly qualified and experienced, with many having formal music education and professional performance backgrounds.

Can I rent or purchase an instrument?

We offer a range of instruments for purchase and can assist with rental queries.

Are online lessons available?

Yes, we offer flexible online lessons alongside in-person classes.

Do you host student performances or recitals?

Yes, we organize end-of-term concerts and recitals for student performance opportunities.

How do I enrol in lessons?

Enrol by calling 020 8200 5510, using our online enquiry form, or visiting our Colindale location.

What safety measures are in place for in-person lessons?

We maintain comprehensive safety protocols for the well-being of our students and staff.

Do you offer group lessons?

Yes, depending on the instrument and teacher availability.

How is student progress tracked?

We use regular assessments and feedback sessions with teachers.

Do you support students with special educational needs?

Yes, we offer customised teaching methods for all students.

What services does your repair centre offer?

Our repair centre provides various services, including guitar re-stringing and piano tuning.

Are there lessons in recording and production techniques?

Yes, we offer specialized lessons in this field.

Do you have a wide selection of music accessories?

Our store is stocked with a variety of music accessories.

Can I get advice on choosing the right instrument?

Yes, our expert staff are available to help you select the best instrument for your needs.

Book Your First Lesson Now

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