Music Lessons in Walthamstow London from Tony Rath

Tony Rath

27 Brunswick Street



E17 9NB

Tel: 0208 521 4340

Email: Tony Rath

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Acoustic guitar lessons from Tony Rath in Walthamstow, East London

Absolute beginners guitar course

A self contained course designed to get you playing whatever your tastes in music. Topics covered include:

  • Tuning the guitar either manually or using a tuner
  • Naming the open strings
  • Basic chords, including major, minor, 7ths and beyond
  • Right hand techniques such as picking and finger style
  • Scales and melodic playing
  • Learning to read tab and chord symbols and boxes
  • Song playing and basic accompaniment patterns
  • Basic riff patterns
  • Learn songs of your choice
  • Introduction to the fretboard

Prices from £28 per hour or £16 for 30 minutes

RGT Acoustic Guitar Courses

I now offer RGT Acoustic Guitar courses as validated by the London College of Music - Thames University.

This is a progressive structured course which has ten levels, two preliminary levels and then grades 1 to 8. Examinations are available if pupils are interested.

Course includes:

  • Finger and pick techniques
  • Arpeggio and pinch styles
  • Carter, thumb picking, acoustic blues styles including clawhammer and other US styles
  • Flat picking
  • Pick playing - chord and rhythm styles

Prices from £28 per session - packages available

Please note that all lessons can be tailored to your individual needs. Please call 0208 521 4340 or email: Tony Rath for details.

Why not contact us and find out how we can help you?

Helping you to become a better musician

I have improved all our standard courses:

Acoustic guitar lessons

Bass guitar lessons

Electric guitar lessons

Jazz guitar lessons

Classical, nylon jazz and blues guitar lessons

Piano lessons

Blues and jazz piano lessons

Singing lessons


Call 0208 521 4340 to discuss your needs or book a lesson.


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