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Expert Guitar Lessons at Affordable Prices in Northampton

The brother and sister team of Chris and Elizabeth Sommerfield are both Music Graduates who specialize in classroom and individual teaching.  Both  work extensively in schools (both primary and secondary students) and also  have a wealth of experience teaching adults.  Many of their students have gone on to study music at university.

Their aim is to provide music tuition in a fun, relaxed atmosphere, whether working towards grades or just for the enjoyment of it.

Lessons are held in our studio during term time or alternatively we are able to offer on-line lessons.

Lessons are available on acoustic and electric guitar and cover all genres from classical to rock. The music that students WANT to play is always taken into consideration, but technique and theory also play an important part in lessons to create a well rounded musician. Learn up to Grade 8 or for fun.  Excellent examination results.  DBS checked.

Guitar lessons are priced at £12.50 per ½ hour.

Chris Sommerfield, B.A.(Hons) Music and Ed.

Chris Sommerfield specializes in guitar lessons and drums, with 20 years’ experience of teaching music.   As a professional musician Chris performs on a regular basis, both as a solo artist playing classical and flamenco guitar, and as a member of several bands playing lead guitar.

Chris has worked as Head of Music teaching GCSE and mainstream music.

With  a passion for composing, Chris won the international Chris Kilvington Memorial Prize, writing a piece for guitar orchestra.  He also composes for film and has published a new book The Beginner’s Guide to Rock, Pop and Classical Guitar’.

As an award-winning guitarist, Chris has performed at many concerts and weddings all over the UK at prestigious venues such as Peterborough Cathedral.  His repertoire includes classical, flamenco and popular music.   He has  supported the soprano twins, Classical Reflection, who were No.3 in the classical charts.

Profile details for Elizabeth Sommerfield can be found on our Singing Teacher page.

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