Manuel Contreras

Address London, United Kingdom
Phone # 07443064724
Instruments Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Theory, Ear Training
Musical Styles Rock/Pop, Alternative, Funk/R&B, Metal, Blues, Jazz, Punk, Reggae, Acoustic/Folk, Experimental, Fusion
Skill Levels Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced

Personal Statement

I'm a professional guitar player, composer and a qualified (RGT Registered), CRB checked, Guitar Tutor, based in North London. I've been playing guitar with love and commitment for the past 20 years and teaching it with the same passion and dedication for more than 10 (in the US and Italy). My guitar lessons are professionally tailored to each student’s needs, with an effective, modern, fun, creative, & friendly oriented approach/method. My main goal is to unleash the musical side in my students and open up their consciousness to new exciting horizon! - ** Flexible schedule (weekly, fortnightly or monthly basis - 1hr, 45 minutes or 30 minutes lessons) - ** No contract to sign! **Learn: Fretboard logic, technique, groove, impro, creativity, aural... through the SONGS YOU'VE ALWAYS LOVED!

Teaching Details

Teaching Experience 10 Years
Teaching Location In my home studio in Southgate, London N14 and at students location in North and Central London.
Lesson Rates £25 per Hour. For home-visit just add £5 or £10, depending on the location.
Discounts Feel free to contact for up-to-date information about my SPECIALS and DISCOUNTS.
Cancellation Policy 24 hours notice required
Teaching Hours
Sunday: 6pm till late
Monday: 2:30pm till late
Tuesday: 2:30pm till late
Wednesday: 2:30pm till late
Thursday: 2:30pm till late
Friday: 2:30pm till late
Saturday: 9:30am to 1:pm
Musical Influences Various influences: Beck, Hendrix, Scofield, Robben Ford, Michael Landau, Danny Gatton, The Beatles, Kurt Cobain, Jimmy Page, The Police, Paul Weller, Radiohead,Pearl Jam…
Performing Experience Since the 1994, I've been involved in numerous bands as well as in recording projects, playing throughout Italy and around the Washington DC area in pop, rock, funk-fusion and jam bands, working also as a sideman and composer for independent artists.
Education & Training Professional Certificate in Contemporary Music. Professional Diploma in Journalism and Music Criticism. Numerous master classes and workshops with some of the finest international musicians both in Italy and in The US.