Yamaha Electric Guitar Course

Suitable for: 8-12 years old

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 a group-based environment and really start to rock out just like their idols through this brand new guitar course.


  • Learn with others in a group based environment
  • 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.
  • You will learn: Chords, Power chords, string crossing and rests
  • 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
  • Group based ensemble playing
  • Essential technique development
  • Accompaniment of audio tracks included with Rockschool materials
  • Learn popular songs and fast-track development with easy to discover repertoire

Course information:

Class Length 1 Hour
Course Length 6 -12 Months
Parent Participation Not Required
Class Type Group
Assessment Type Examination via AMEB
Materials Book + downloadable tracks
Cost Per Lesson $45.00
Cost Per term $450.00
Material Costs $37.95