Music lessons in Barnsley and Wakefield. Yorkshire academy of Modern music, learn for fun or work towards accredited exams – 100% pass rate!

Our tutors are all professional musicians with great teaching ability and instrument knowledge. We teach a range of different techniques and styles utilising our tutors strengths and abilities during the lessons.

Lessons are often based around learning the songs that you want to learn, this will more often than not introduce different styles and techniques. As well as learning the styles and techniques from songs, we also introduce many more musical concepts, techniques, and playing styles to develop you not only as a instrumentalist, but as a musician.

GUITAR

Fingerstyle and plectrum technique
Picking technique
Fretting hand technique
Strumming chords
Playing riffs (from scales), and following chord progressions
Improvisation – how to play solos and licks
Advanced techniques (sweep picking/ tapping / harmonics)
Rockschool Grades
RGT Grades
Theory
Composition
Demo recording and studio production
As well as many more…

UKULELE

Fingerstyle and strumming technique
Picking technique
Strumming chords
Playing songs
Fretting hand technique
Playing riffs (from scales), and following chord progressions
Improvisation – how to play solos and licks
Advanced techniques (chunking / harmonics)
Theory
Composition
Demo recording and studio production
As well as many more…

BASS

Fingerstyle and plectrum technique
Slap technique
Fretting hand technique
Basslines using riffs (from scales), and following chord progressions
Improvisation – how to play solos and licks
Advanced techniques (chord playing / tapping / harmonics)
Rockschool Grades
RGT Grades
Theory
Composition
Demo recording and studio production
As well as many more…

DRUMS

Stick and feet techniques
Independence technique
Rudiments and sight reading
Playing to songs and grove work
Improvisation – how to play solos and fills
Advanced techniques
World drums (groves from different cultures)
Composition
Demo recording and studio production
As well as many more…