Auckland Guitar Lessons

Learn to Play the Guitar from Professional Guitarist Danny McCrum

Auckland Guitar Lessons are ideal for beginners and experienced players. The lessons are focused towards learning good technique, while having fun and enjoying the experience. Danny has years of experience on stage, in the studio and working beside some impressive names including Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck, John Mayer, Tommy Emmanuel, Jimmy Barnes, Bryan Ferry, Joan Armatrading, Simple Minds, Katie Melua and many more. Find out more about him here.

Lessons are one on one and individually adapted to the students’ personal goals and musical preferences. There is a long list of songs to choose from and the student is also welcome to suggest songs they would like to learn. All the fundamentals of technique are covered within the context of songs, which enables people to progress faster and makes the experience more enjoyable.

Lessons are $35, weekly and half an hour long. They are held in the afternoons and evenings, Mondays to Thursdays.

Where's the Studio?

Conveniently located in Mt Eden, Central Auckland. Lots of off street parking available.


To book or enquire about lessons, please email us here

Skype Lessons

Not from Auckland? Not a problem. We’re now offering Skype lessons so you can learn guitar from anywhere around the world. You can either book a regular time or a one off lesson to suit your schedule. This is a great opportunity to learn guitar from an experienced tutor who’s also an active working professional musician.

Payments are made via Paypal or direct credit for those in New Zealand. Email us to book a time.

Lessons for the young ones

We now have a new tutor who is taking lessons for kids under ten. He's a very talented musician and a really friendly guy. Email us for more information.

Ukulele Lessons

Learn how to play your favourite songs on this classic Pacific instrument. Lessons are half an hour, weekly and $33 a lesson.

Gift Vouchers

Auckland Guitar Lessons Gift VoucherA voucher for guitar lessons is a great gift idea for birthdays, Christmas, thank yous and any other occasion when an exciting and original gift is required. They have always said they would like to learn or further their playing, so give them the friendly nudge! Contact us for more information.

Brain Stem, Volume 1

Brainstem Guitar Live Practice Tracks Check out the new practice album by Brain Stem. These tracks are designed to give you the experience of playing with a quality live band behind you. The album comes with a booklet that includes practice tips for each song. These tips include new scale and mode ideas to expand your playing. You can also download chord charts for the whole album.
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