Welcome to Adelaide's Premier Guitar School

The Guitar Academy is the only guitar school in Australia with their own internationally published guitar method that is designed to ignite & nurture your musical creativity. The Guitar Academy will help you to fulfill your musical dreams and teach you how to perform live on stage, jam with other musicians & write your own songs. Welcome to the Academy!


The Guitar Academy

Our Mid-Year Concert Was Awesome! Click HERE for photos.

Guitar Academy Gift Vouchers Now Available In Store At Derringers Music (66-72 Leader St, Forestville SA 5035) & Fretco (124 Gilbert St, Adelaide SA 5000)

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We have 2 great central locations in the City & Goodwood (Tuesdays Only). More info click HERE

We teach from Monday-Saturday day times & evenings.

Our prices are $33 per 1/2 hour for one-on-one lessons.

The Guitar Academy founder & head teacher, Cal Williams Jr is an internationally published author of music teaching books with MELBAY USA. To find out more about the method and books, please click HERE

We have a great selection of skilled & friendly teachers who are all trained in our awesome teaching method. More about our teachers click HERE

We hold regular concerts for any student who wishes to perform. This gives students confidence and live performance skills. To check out our concerts click HERE

If you would like lessons for you and a friend then group lessons are available for $23 per student per half hour. Available upon request.

Call Us – 0405 183 182

We Also Teach


Our fabulous travelling guitar teacher Kelly Menhennett is performing Tomorrow at 2pm at Americana Fest in Nashville USA with Miranda Dawn & Chris Hawkes, Akina Adderley, Graham Wilkinson and Aussie comrades Taasha Coates and Dan Crannitch and the wonderful Jim Lauderdale. It's a one-off show featuring the unfinished, now finished Albert E. Brumley songs they have worked on....Join them at 2pm, Ballroom 1, Sheraton Downtown.

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I do love those Guitar Academy moments when you get to teach a travelling Greek priest how to play the blues! Btw he is the first GA student to be taught in the new (soon to be completed) Room 3. Does that count as a blessing of the room? www.theguitaracademy.com ...

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The Guitar Academy is busy creating the next generation of musicians! Jam night #2 at the Gilbert St Hotel last night! Woo! ...

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