Yamaha Guitar Course

Suitable for: 8yrs and above

Suitable for acoustic and electric guitar players

The Yamaha Guitar Course Beginner Level is designed for students who are looking to begin their exciting education journey into the world of guitar. Using the well-established Rockschool curriculum Yamaha Music Education gives its students the chance to learn and develop in an engaging environment and really start to rock out just like their idols through this brand new guitar course. This course is suitable for students wishing to study acoustic of electric guitar.


  • You will learn: Chords, Power chords, string crossing and rests
  • 6 arrangements of iconic rock, pop, and contemporary music tracks from classic and contemporary artists & 6 Rockschool Originals.
  • The Guitar Debut book contains everything you need to sit your Debut exam via AMEB - in one essential book. It's packed with essential techniques and theory for beginners picking up the fundamentals of guitar.
  • Major and Minor Pentatonic scales, chords and riff playing
  • Playback skills
  • The most diverse selection of contemporary music ever seen in a syllabus making the Grades accessible to everyone without precluding any musical tastes
  • Walkthroughs: in-depth guidance on every track
  • Downloadable audio: easily access audio content online
  • All the essential music theory and technique you need to pass your exams

Students will experience:

  • Guitar playing and skill development
  • Essential technique development
  • Accompaniment of audio tracks included with Rockschool materials
  • Learn popular songs and fast-track development with easy to discover repertoire

Class information:

Class Length 30mins
Course Length 6 months -4 years
Parent Participation Not Required
Class Type 1 on 1
Assessment Type Examination via Rockschool/AMEB
Materials Book + downloadable tracks
Cost Per Lesson $40.00
Cost Per term $400.00
Material Costs $41.95