Guitar Lessons for beginner Kids aged 7 to 12

One on one Guitar classes in the comfort of your own home – saves you time, money and effort!

Elite, premium lessons from the Scotland's #1 tutor since 2004.

  • Expert tuition, unrivalled in Scotland
  • Trusted by 500+ students over 16 years
  • Jargon-free, simple lessons
  • Kids learn only the music they love
  • Fun, colourful, modern lessons
  • Well-known, vastly experienced tutor
  • Many references + reviews available
  • Triple vaccinated, Covid compliant

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Guitar Lessons for kids in Bearsden, Milngavie and Glasgow West End.

Tried, tested and trusted by hundreds of families since 2004 – the premium choice in private, home tuition music classes for young children.

Where can I find the BEST Guitar classes near me for children’, you say? Right here! From a full-time, professional tutor who guarantees fast results and happy sons and daughters!

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Children thrive when learning in the comfortable, familiar setting of home. No distractions from other kids!

Kids Guitar lessons by me, Paul are one to one, home tuition classes, designed especially for children aged 6 to 12.  My music lessons are easy to follow and understand, colourful, jargon and theory free.  Kids learn proper technique and the songs they love in a relaxed, simple yet effective way.

This is guitar for young kids – so your wee one will learn attention-focusing, vibrant, fun music they’ll adore and want to show off

  • No classical music
  • No reading music
  • No boring stuff!

Everything learned is backed up with personalised, custom handouts and illustrations in their very own workbook, any-time aftercare support and clear instructions on the weeks’ practice.


Just a sample of many 5-star reviews:

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“Paul is a kind and patient teacher, punctual and polite. My daughter who is six thoroughly enjoys her lessons with him and I would not hesitate to recommend him..”
Nicky, Mum of 7 year-old, Neve _ Bearsden

When recommended to us, we patiently waited 4 months for a slot to open up in Paul’s busy schedule, and when it did, Amy was so happy and LOVES her lessons!
_ James, dad of 16 year old, Amy from Jordanhill

An easy to get on with, pleasant person. Paul made us feel comfortable straight away and Sarah adores her lessons.
_ Julie, mum of 8 year old, Sarah from Bearsden

Paul is an excellent teacher. Patient, considerate, knowledgeable and an expert on guitar.” David, father of 12 year-old, Sean from Milngavie

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One to one lessons supercharge your child’s progress. Group lessons simply cannot compare

What will your son or daughter learn?

Your son or daughter will learn modern songs in genres such as;  pop, rock, blues, finger-picking, folk – acoustic or electric guitar lessons – whatever music your child is into is the direction their musical journey takes.

They will learn to (among many other things):

  • Play for fun
  • Easily master chords + chord changes
  • Learn their favourite songs
  • Play with friends
  • Understand musical terms
  • Write their own songs
  • Sing and play
  • Improve and advance technique
  • Love playing guitar!

Your child will learn a solid foundation of the basics; perfect technique, how to understand music and play the songs they love.

All lessons are private and one to one – giving individual, personalised tuition; something group lessons simply can’t compete with.

Get in touch today to find out more about beginning guitar lessons or to book your first FREE guitar lesson and get your journey started!


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Registered with both Disclosure Scotland and Registry of Guitar Tutors

Your child’s lessons at a glance

Below is a few notes on the guitar classes, please contact me with any further questions:

  • Lessons are taught to kids from age 7+
  • Guitar tuition lasts for 20 minutes
  • Find out more about classes cost and content here
  • Check out some of my top tips on choosing a guitar tutor for your son or daughter
  • Progression differs from each child; the more they practice, the faster the results – it can take time to see major progress, patience is key
  • A 1/2 or 3/4 size nylon string guitar is ideal. Avoid toy guitars.  I can provide guitars and accessories, see the WestEndGuitar Shop here

Please note – Tuition is given exclusively and only in Bearsden, Milngavie and certain areas of Glasgow’s West End.


Guitar lessons especially designed for kids by the country’s number one, most in-demand tutor!

My mission is to encourage, motivate and build the confidence of kids as they have the time of their life learning their first instrument.
WestEndGuitar music lessons are fun, modern, colourful and expand wee minds!

Beginning guitar for children is a new, exciting time. I offer your child colourful, memorable and most importantly fun Guitar lessons were they’re treated as real people, not spoken down to and taught nursery rhymes. You’re child will learn to play guitar and love the process, progression and practice.

Book a FREE guitar lesson today to sample my tried and tested, expert tuition for your child.

I have a full Disclosure Clearance Certificate, First Aid Certificate am a member of the Registry of Guitar Tutors and can provide quality references from many happy parents.  Find out more about me here.

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I happily teach both electric and acoustic guitar

Glasgow’s #1 Guitar Tutor

WestEndGuitar is a small business solely operated by myself and is my profession. Your hard earned money is going to an experienced, hard-working musician giving quality, value lessons who lives to teach and teaches to live – not a cheap part-timer looking for extra cash on the side.  No-one offers the professional, elite service and extras I do, so why compromise?

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Another child thriving by learning in the comfort of his own home

Check out the video below to see me play!

Find out more about me here

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