Guitar Lessons in Galway

Des Behan specializes in teaching the acoustic guitar and electric guitar.  Based in Galway, Ireland, Des has over 15 years experience in teaching students of all ages from complete beginners to advanced musicians.

All styles of music are catered for - students themselves select what type of music they wish to learn.

Tuition is provided in Salthill, Galway.

Des Behan Guitar Lessons Galway

Total Flexibility

  • Tuition times that suit you
  • Any number of students per session
  • All music tastes catered for
  • Learn at your own pace

Acoustic Guitar

Electric Guitar

Lessons for Beginners

Des has developed a tried and tested method to help absolute beginners to quickly gain confidence to read sheet music, train the fingers in moving efficiently between the frets, and ensuring that each note sounds sharp and sweet.

He also encourages beginners to have fun, and to sing along with friends or on their own while playing the guitar.  That is why students are also encouraged to play the songs they themselves like best.

Here is a short beginners lesson on how to play an acoustic guitar...

Galway Girl and more - How to play Guitar

Taking it to the Next Level

If you have been playing the guitar  for some time, and would now like to fine tune some of your techniques, Des can assist you to identify opportunities for improvement.  He can also work with you to develop your individual style of play.  

Here is a short video on how to play lead guitar using the scales...

How to play lead guitar using the scales - Des Behan

Record your Lessons

Lessons can be recorded and replayed by the student later to help with practice.  Recordings of lessons can be sent by e-mail to the student and stored on computer.

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