Modern School of Guitar

Guitar lessons in-person in NSW Mid North Coast

Contact Details
Damon Winter

Damon Jack Winter, B.Mus.

I have taught hundreds of students in one-on-one private lessons and in group and school settings in Australia, New Zealand and the UK.

My teaching is informed by the many thousands of gig hours I have performed over a multi-decade career. I began as a guitarist and singer in several working original and cover bands while in high school. Since then I have performed as a solo instrumental guitarist at an enormous variety of weddings, corporate and private functions and events all over the world.

My aim, as a guitar teacher, is to transmit the very best of the wisdom and practical advice I received from my teachers as well as offer insights gained from my own lifetime as a working musician.

I majored in classical guitar performance for my Bachelor of Music degree at the University of Auckland. I also studied Flamenco guitar with maestro Gareth Koch at the Conservatorium of Music in Newcastle, NSW.

My degree minor is music education. My second instrument is the flute. Additionally, I received a Diploma in Contemporary Music from JMC Academy in Sydney.

Good teachers matter. I know this from my own experience. I take teaching seriously, but, always keep lessons fun and positive.
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To book your free trial lesson telephone me today on 0460 007 139, or, use the contact form on my website:

Teaching Since
Qualifications and Awards
Bachelor of Music (majoring in classical guitar performance) - University of Auckland
Diploma in Contemporary Music - JMC Academy (Sydney)
Music Lessons Provided
Blues, Classical, Contemporary, Country, Flamenco, Folk, Modern, Pop, Rock
Adult Learning, AMEB, Arranging, Auditions, Gifted Children, Improvisation, Musicianship, Music Technology, Music Therapy, Performances, Repertoire, Song Writing, Technique, Theory, Transposing
Accompanist, Child Checked, Group Lessons
Areas Serviced
NSW Mid North Coast
Other Details
Minimum age taught

Last Modified: 5 January 2022 at 12:21 PM