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Music Lessons for the Advancing Musician.

What we can do for you

We offer individual or group music lessons to suit players at all levels.

If you’re interested in learning how to play your favourite music just for fun, we can show you how.

For academically minded students, Guitar Explorations is able to provide preparation for Contemporary Popular Music, Guitar – Australian Music Examinations Board AMEB or RGT@LCM music performance examinations. Like the AMEB system, the RGT@LCM examinations also leads to an internationally recognised qualification in Music Performance. The difference is the RGT@LCM examinations system allows a pathway for a qualification through London College of Music.

Just remember: in the entertainment industry, the more fun you have, the more money you’ll make.

Guitar Instructor: Pat Lajoie 

Pat is a very experienced musician, producer, composer and educator. He has worked extensively in Australia and internationally.

 

Recognition for your Learning

Pat is also a  RGT@LCM registered guitar tutor. This means he is able to guide you towards developing the necessary understanding and skillsets required in order to attain an internationally recognised Music Performance qualification through the London College of Music or through the CPM Guitar AMEB system.

RGT@LCM organises internationally recognised exams in electric, rock, acoustic, jazz, classical and bass guitar, from total beginner to Diploma.

Music performance examinations are managed by London College of Music (one of the world’s most respected music exam boards) and certificated by the University of West London.

From Grade One onwards, graded and diploma exams are regulated by Ofqual, with UCAS points available for grades 6-8.

Benefits of Taking an RGT@LCM Exam

Gain a useful and internationally recognised qualification.

Achieve your playing potential by setting yourself a clear target to aspire to.

Find out, via a reliable and independent assessment, what standard your playing is.

Preparing for the exam will help you develop all aspects of your playing in a structured way, increase your knowledge of guitar techniques and music theory

Just for Fun

However if you’re wanting to learn music just for fun, Pat is also more than happy to help you there too.

Pat’s systematic approach to teaching music theory and how it is applied to the guitar, will ultimately save you time (and money) by getting you to understand how music works and quickly applying the techniques to the guitar.

There’s no better time to start your journey to achieving your musical dreams. So contact Pat now to organise your weekly lesson time.