Free Nationwide Music Lessons : One Week To Go

Published 10 years ago on March 8, 2013

By Guitar Interactive Magazine

Free Nationwide Music Lessons : One Week To Go-

The countdown is on with only one week to go to National Learn ToPlay Day, the day that offers FREE music instrument lessons toANYONE who wants to take part across the UK.

A host of musicians and celebrities are supporting the eventincluding Al Murray giving free drum lessons at Chappellof Bond Street, London, Nick Mason appearing at FootesMusic Store, London and Harry Hill offering free ukulelelessons at JG Windows, Gateshead Metrocentre. 

Other highlights include former Yes/King Crimson drummer BillBruford at Andertons in Guildford, flamboyant rockmusicianArthur Brown visiting ABC Music in Market Harborough,up and coming singer Sertari at Nevada Music inPortsmouth and at Absolute Music, Bournemouth the Major willhelping the local Beaver Scouts with their music badges!

The UK's inaugural National Learn to Play Day in 2012 providedover 10,000 music lessons on guitar, piano, drums and a range oforchestral instruments and 2013 is set to exceed this figure withover seventy five shops nationwide taking part.

Teachers, demonstrators, and celebrities will all be helpingmaking this a truly memorable day, plus there will be prizes, goodybags, discounts and technical support from musical instrumentcompanies as varied as Yamaha, Peavey, Blackstar, OrangeAmplification, Sound Technology and JHS. 

This is the ideal chance to take your first lesson or make themove back into music and learn a skill that is timeless. JoolsHolland, Patron of the organising charity Music for All, commented"I am delighted to help Music for All in their quest to inspiremore people to participate in music making"

To find your nearest participating shop please visit, for the latest up todate news and venue details. 


Jeff Beck Has Died. Legendary Grammy-Winning Guitarist, Dead at 78
Watch Crobot's Latest Video "Kiss It Goodbye" Featuring Howard Jones (Light The Torch/Killswitch Engage) — New EP Rat Child Out Now
TERAMAZE Unveil Official Video For 'Fight Or Flight'
Diamond Head - Unveil Much Anticipated Title Track "The Coffin Train"
Top magnifiercross linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram