Guitar Lessons in Jazz and Contemporary Styles
Learn to master the guitar and music theory with Pat Lajoie, founder and owner of Guitar Explorations. Pat is a registered guitar tutor at London College of Music. He is a very experienced musician, producer, composer and educator. He has worked extensively in Australia and internationally. When studying with Pat, you can expect to follow a systematic approach to mastering music theory and how it’s completely applied to the guitar.
Want Recognition for your Learning?
As a registered guitar tutor RGT@LCM Pat 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 Examinations through the RGT@LCM system.
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.
Master Harmony, Scales and Modes, Arpeggios, Intervals and more
Have fun learning and creating your music by applying music theory covered in lessons. These are the same skills professional musicians use everyday.
You will be learning the essential elements and styles of contemporary music, including,