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)

Check out this great video to find out more about us

We have a great central location at 124 Gilbert Street in the City. For 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

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The Guitar Academy mid-year concert! This is what we do it for! Teacher Benno and student Bruce jamming on Bruce Rileys tune and Dan practicing his rock look! www.theguitaracademy.com ...

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It's the Guitar Academy mid-year concert! It's everything I love about running a guitar school that is built on creativity and community! Thanks to Benno and Damian Rainer for being such awesome teachers and joining in the concert! www.theguitaracademy.com ...

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Renae Eden and Cal Williams Jr are very happy to announce that our little Dog Music festival 'Dogapalooza 2017' generated... drum-roll please... $12,514.26 for animal rescue and advocacy groups at the event! We are feeling ALL the good feels - and hope YOU are all very proud of yourselves for your generosity and support of the event. We love you big time! All funds raised have now been transferred to the participating organisations. Can't wait to do it all again next year! A huge thankyou to the all musos who so generously donated their time and talent including John Derek Baker, Kelly Menhennett, Emily Davis, Ben Searcy, Rosie Roberts and Don Morrison! You guys are awesome! Here's to the Dogapalooza team for 2017! See y'all again in 2018! ...

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Another generous donation for The Guitar Amnesty program we run! A beautiful old nylon string Yamaha guitar that will be going to the Hutt St Homeless shelter to help out people in need. All instruments accepted! www.theguitaracademy.com ...

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We have been spending a lot of time in the press lately sponsoring the amazing animal charity event 'Dogapalooza' which was held last Sunday at Orphanage Park. Here's a cuppla photos from the 'Sunday Mail' in Adelaide featuring Guitar Academy founder Cal Williams Jr, super teacher Kelly Menhennett and Huckleberry the dog! ...

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