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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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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The Guitar Academy is super proud of our songwriting teacher Kelly Menhennett who is playing at WOMAD this coming Monday at the Moreton Bay stage at 5pm! Go Kel! ...

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Here's the official video for the 2017 Dogapalooza by the amazing film-maker Ben Searcy! Sing by the very wonderful Kelly Menhennett! Share this baby!

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The Guitar Academy is a proud sponsor of 'Dogapalooza' Australia's first ever dog music festival! It's all happening on Sunday March 19th at Orphanage Park in Millswood from 11am. This years line-up features The Baker Suite, Kelly Menhennett, Emily Davis, Ben Searcy Band, Axe & the Ivory and Don Morrison. Tix from www.adelaidefringe.com.au/fringetix/dogapalooza. Bring your dog and a blanket for the best Animal gig all year! All proceeds go to Animal Rescue charities! Seeya there! ...

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