Music classes cater for students of all ages and abilities from across West Yorkshire including: Wakefield; Batley; Barnsley; Castleford; Dewsbury; Huddersfield; Ossett; Pontefract and Leeds. Coda Guitar is run by a fully DBS checked tutor with over 20 years teaching, and 35 years playing experience. We teach students of primary school age through to retirement age, and our aim is to help people to learn their favourite music styles and songs, and to make the most of a very enjoyable hobby.
Classes are held at a convenient WF1 location with free parking and easy access to bus services. A dedicated music room is used for tuition containing an extensive sheet music library, 1000s of digital song scores, practise amps, music player, spare instruments and free WiFi access. One to one lessons are usually offered although group lessons can be arranged on request. If students find travel difficult, and there is the possibility of Skype lessons or learning from home.
Music classes are always tailored to suit individual students’ tastes, and cover styles from: rock to metal; jazz to blues; country to folk; indie to pop; funk to reggae; classical and more. Whether you’re looking to learn for fun, complete music grades or need help with GCSE / A-level courses, lessons are structured around your requirements and held in a relaxed and friendly environment.
Home practice aids compliment lessons including: music scores accompanying songs; playalong tracks; access to a shared, online student folder; recommended speed changer + tuning apps; audio and video demos recorded on students’ phones etc.
Advice on purchasing new instruments is offered (including to new students before their first lesson), and online links can be shared alongside local music shop recommendations. Coda Guitar offers instrument set up, string changing and basic repair services to students, and can refer bigger jobs to local professionals specialising in instrument and amplifier maintenance.
Lessons are available for guitar, bass, ukulele and more… See our instruments section for more information.