About & FAQs

 

What can Taradiddle do for you?
We can take you from zero to hero, guitar hero/heroine that is, with our own specially designed courses. We do it with a success guaranteed guitar method technically aligned with popular programs but with its own unique learning aids! Tried, tested and perfected.
 

 

 

 

FAQs:
1.  "What can you offer me?"
EXPERTISE and EXPERIENCE.
2.  "He's only eight! Can you teach him?"
YES.
3. "How much is this going to cost?"
STANDARD RATES APPLY:
Ages 8-10 half hour session: £10.
Ages 10-12 half hour introductory lessons in the first month: £10
proceeding to one hour: £20
Age 12-18: £20 per hour.
Online Rates Adults: 
£25 per hour 1-to-1.
£15 per half hour 1-to-1.
Groups: 2 x £20   3 X £15 per hour.
4. "I just want to play a few songs. Is that OK?"
NO PROBLEM.
5. "Do you teach Ukelele?"
YES.
6. Do you teach Music Theory?"
YES.
7. "Do you teach Keyboard?"
 Due to Covid, lessons have been suspended. Keyboard lessons require pupil & tutor to sit in close proximity. Will resume when safe to do so.
8. Do you do online lessons?
YES. WE HAVE ZOOM. 
Recommendations:

Jay Skyler: Professional Musician, Educator & Author, San Francisco, US: 

"Maureen McGarry-O'Hanlon's book 'Traditional Guitar' is vastly superior to the mainstream graded guitar methods. It is quite simply, the new standard for teaching children guitar."

Terry Lanagan: Association of Directors of Education in Scotland, UK:

"you have made a significant contribution to the Music Education of young people."
University of the Highlands and Islands: Irene Donnelly,  Coordinator UHI Isle of Barra, Scotland, UK: 

"an expert with high integrity" 

"an excellent Guitar Teacher to all age ranges"

Jemma Brannigan Client and Parent,

SA and UK:

“She is creative and inventive and children enjoy her guitar lessons. I would highly recommend her as a guitar tutor."

Things to Consider:
Feel free to follow these  links. Just copy into your browser.
1. Parents: "What are the benefits of Music Study?" 
http://www.openculture.com/2015/09/new-research-shows-how-music-lessons-during-childhood-benefits-the-brain-for-a-lifetime.html
2. Adults: "I'm too old to start learning an instrument."
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2996135/
'Music Making as a Tool for Promoting Brain Plasticity across the Life Span'
3. Kids: Check this. Cool, uh?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Tspr4NxRDM
4. All of the above: "I need some FUN!"
https://www.connollymusic.com/stringovation/music-therapy-learn-how-playing-music-can-help-depression

ADDRESS: 

G83 8LN

Scotland

email: mcgarry-og838ln@sky.com

Tel: 01389 602616

Mob:07580198928

OPENING HOURS:

Monday 3-7 pm

Tuesday 3-7 pm

Wednesday 3-7 pm

Re COVID:

ALL LESSONS WILL BE CONDUCTED ONLINE UNTIL GOVT/NHS GUIDELINES INDICATE OTHERWISE.

 NEW!!! From Taradiddle Guitar

'Little Chords for Little Hands'

Books 1-6. Entry level. each booklet contains three songs ranging from Children's songs to Rock & Funk! 

Book + mp3: £4.99.

'Scales & Arpeggios'

Books 1 for Beginner to Intermediate Level

Book 2 for Intermediate to Advanced level. 

Notation, TAB and Chord Diagrams used.

Book: £12.99

mp3s: £1.99

Book + mp3s: £13.99

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Email or Text

075801 98928 

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