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  • All ages!
  • All levels from Beginner to Advanced
  • Specialising in styles:
    Rock – Metal – Pop – Blues – Classical – Acoustic – Fingerstyle
  • All techniques and topics covered:
    Rhythm – Lead – Theory – Sight Reading – Improvisation
  • Rockschool / RGT / Trinity / ABRSM grade syllabuses covered
  • Ukulele tuition available

Skype Lessons Available   Lessons via Skype are also available.


Monday to Saturday (daytime and evening)


Croydon, London Road
Nearest Train Station: West Croydon or East Croydon
Buses (direct): 109, 250, 60, 64, 198, 289

Adam Hooton

I’m also available for home visits covering the following locations: Balham, Battersea, Clapham, Chelsea, Fulham, Putney, Wandsworth, and Victoria. For all enquiries and to arrange a lesson, please contact me here.



  • I am a guitarist with over 20 years playing and recording experience. I am a patient and enthusiastic teacher with a passion for music, learning and teaching.
  • My aim is to help you quickly develop in all areas of your playing, as well as towards your own personal goals, be it learning a favourite song or passing your Grade 8 exam.
  • In 1997, I became a runner-up in Guitarist magazine’s ‘Young Guitarist of the Year’ competition and went on to study BTEC Music at the BRIT School of Performing Arts.
  • I teach at three schools in the London area and have gained extensive experience teaching all age ranges in one-to-one and group teaching scenarios, as well as conducting clinics and demonstrations in schools.
  • I specialise in Rock, Metal, Pop, Blues and Acoustic / Fingerstyle.
  • Lessons are tailored to suit the individual’s taste and requirements and I try to recommend that students incorporate a grading syllabus into their learning.
  • Available for home visits in Balham, Battersea, Clapham, Chelsea, Fulham, Putney, Wandsworth, and Victoria.
  • DBS verified.
  • Fully insured Musician’s Union member.
  • Registered RGT tutor.
Develop You Own Style Attain Grades
Develop You Own Style Attain Recognised Grades

This is from Grade 1 and you could be playing this anytime soon!



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