Online CGA Contemporary Structured Learning

How to Enrol

Let me hear you play and recommend the right course for your learning. 

Study on Your Own

$199 per Level

Instant Access
10 Week Courses
Feedback on all Assignments
Open Forum for Q&As
Access to all Events

Study in a Group

$315 per Level

Instant Access
10 Week Courses
Feedback on all Assignments
Open Forum for Q&As
Access to all Events
Personalised Study Group for Recordings and Completion of all Assignments
1 Hour Weekly Group Online Lessons
Personalised Exercises
Reduced Groups of 4 Students

Option 1: Study on your own


The Art of Accompaniment 101 (Group only)

This course delivers a specific skill set of guitar techniques, the pivoting techniques, to help you develop very creative guitar accompaniments in your songs. Ideal for Songwriters and Guitarists of all levels, that wish to deliver a more emotional interpretation of a song, by applying advanced melodic harmonic concepts used by major composers and performers.

Muddy Waters Blues Guitar Courses

Level 3 – Styles & Improvisation

It´s time to improvise, create good grooves, play expressive solos and expand your creativity. For this purpose you will develop solid technique, a thorough understanding of chord scale relationships and a set of practical tools for improvisation in a variety of styles: Blues, Jazz, Pop, Funk, Flamenco, Latin Music.


Level 2 – Hear and Play

After completing the first two levels, you will be able to choose a song you like, figure out it’s chords in any key, play the melody, play a simple solo and perform the song in a group setting as lead or rhythm guitar. Furthermore you will also be able to compose simple songs.

This is all great fun, and it requires a structured pathway and your commitment to learning.


Level 1 – The Basics

Learn guitar, live guitar, love guitar
You can do it! You can learn to play guitar!
Fun! Learn to play great songs by artists such as Eric Clapton, Green Day, Paramore, Jason Mranz, Coldplay, Guns ‘n’ Roses, The Beatles, Sublime and many more with self confidence, competence and, above all, by tapping into your full creative potential.
Effective! Hundreds of my students have successfully learned to play guitar.


Option 2: Study in a Group


The Art of Accompaniment 101


Level 3 Group – Styles & Improvisation

Next starting dates Group Online Courses

Level 1    

  • Mondays at 8 pm (GMT+10 )starting Oct 3: Two spots left.

Level 2

  •  Thursdays at 8 pm (GMT+10 )Oct 6 : Two spots left.

Level 4

  •  Fridays at 6 pm (GMT+10 )starting Oct 7: Two spots left.

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