Welcome to Adelaide's Premier Guitar School

The Guitar Academy is the only guitar school in Australia with their own internationally published guitar method that is designed to ignite & nurture your musical creativity. The Guitar Academy will help you to fulfill your musical dreams and teach you how to perform live on stage, jam with other musicians & write your own songs. Welcome to the Academy!


The Guitar Academy

Our Mid-Year Concert Was Awesome! Click HERE for photos.

Guitar Academy Gift Vouchers Now Available In Store At Derringers Music (66-72 Leader St, Forestville SA 5035) & Fretco (124 Gilbert St, Adelaide SA 5000)

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We have a great central location at 124 Gilbert Street in the City. For more info click HERE

We teach from Monday-Saturday day times & evenings.

Our prices are $33 per 1/2 hour for one-on-one lessons.

The Guitar Academy founder & head teacher, Cal Williams Jr is an internationally published author of music teaching books with MELBAY USA. To find out more about the method and books, please click HERE

We have a great selection of skilled & friendly teachers who are all trained in our awesome teaching method. More about our teachers click HERE

We hold regular concerts for any student who wishes to perform. This gives students confidence and live performance skills. To check out our concerts click HERE

If you would like lessons for you and a friend then group lessons are available for $23 per student per half hour. Available upon request.

Call Us – 0405 183 182

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One of the great things about owning the Guitar Academy is putting in place social initiatives such as The Guitar Amnesty and my new one The Red Guitar Scholarship that gives free lessons to people in need. I have just completed five weeks with Alyssa and now I get to teach Anthony how to play Slide Blues without sight and purely by hearing. He's a great guy and gold medal judo winner! ...

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The Guitar Academy teachers are headlining the Semaphore Festival thru Kelly Menhennett, The Skeleton Club, Ukulele Death Squad, Coconut Kids, The Timbers and The Hushes! That's why we are the premier guitar school in SA! Woo! www.theguitaracademy.com ...

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The founder of the Guitar Academy, Cal Williams Jr rehearsing with Slava and Lenny Grigoryan, Dr Paul Svoboda and Andras Tuske for the Adelaide International Guitar Festival 'Winter School' concert! www.theguitaracademy.com ...

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The Master is in da house! Parkes from The Yearlings. We only have four lesson spaces left on a Thursday evening. We are accepting applications now! www.theguitaracademy.com ...

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