Rose Studios

Banjo, guitar and mandolin lessons taught online or in-person in Sydney

Contact Details
John Morris

* Covid-19 Update :- ZOOM and Skype lessons available … first lesson free.

*Tempe/Arncliffe Studio ideal for residents of Inner Sydney, Inner West, Petersham, Newtown, Marrickville, Tempe, Arncliffe, Earlwood, Rockdale etc.

*All levels and most styles in a relaxed studio environment with John Morris a.k.a. Brother John who plays guitar, banjo and mandolin and sings in THE BLUES PREACHERS and NARROWNECKS. He has over 30 years of teaching experience.

*Fingerstyle guitar, open tunings, slide, flat picking, rock, country, blues, bluegrass, folk, celtic styles, music theory, ear training and improvisation.

*Blues enthusiasts are encouraged to study traditional finger-style acoustic blues in the styles of the masters from Robert Johnson to Mississippi John Hurt.

*Slide Guitar :- acoustic and electric styles from Blind Willie Johnson and Son House to Duane Allman and Johnny Winter.

*5 String Banjo :- 3 Finger Style (Earl Scruggs) and Up Picking Style (Pete Seeger).

*Mandolin :- Folk, Blues and Bluegrass styles.

* Tenor banjo.

*Learn songs that you love to listen to.

* Vocal tuition.

*Learn to read music.

*Learn scales, modes, and chord construction theory.

*Learn to Improvise in any key and over any chord progression.

Teaching Since
Qualifications and Awards
30 years teaching experience
Music Lessons Provided
Banjo, Guitar Acoustic, Guitar Electric, Mandolin
Bluegrass, Blues, Folk, World
Arranging, Aural Training, Composition, Improvisation, Musicology, Song Writing, Theory
Child Checked
Areas Serviced
Online, Sydney (City, Inner South, Eastern Suburbs, Inner South West, Inner West, South, South West)
Arncliffe, Bankstown, Bondi, Leichhardt, Liverpool, Marrickville, Mascot, Newtown, Petersham, Rockdale, Sydney, Tempe
Other Details
Minimum age taught

Last Modified: 14 October 2021 at 12:59 PM