Teaching Background

Gregg is a highly competent, approachable and perceptive teacher, able to give students a well rounded music education; developing a strong sense of musicality; ease of movement; rhythm; tone; and awareness in his students and always maintaining a friendly and positive atmosphere during lessons.

As well as performing and teaching guitar Gregg has taught classroom music, and conducted prize-winning choirs and ensembles.

Gregg has studied Dalcroze Eurythmics and the Alexander Technique and incorporates their philosophies in his teaching. He has been teaching guitar professionally for fifteen years to all levels from complete beginners to diploma level with great success.

Gregg is also a teacher of the Alexander Technique and is the resident Alexander technique teacher with the Brighton Philharmonic Orchestra.

Gregg Isaacson

(MMus, BMusEd, GRIAM, LRIAM perf, MSTAT)

Gregg currently teaches classical guitar at Lancing College, Roedean and BHASVIC. He graduated from The Royal Irish Academy of Music and Trinity College Dublin with an Honours Degree in Music Education and later an Honours Licentiate Diploma in Performance (Classical Guitar), and was awarded Distinction in a Masters Degree in Classical Guitar Performance from The Royal Northern College of Music.

Gregg has studied with Craig Ogden and performed in master classes for guitarists including David Russell and John Williams. Gregg has performed across Europe, and in 2007 came second in the International Guitar Competition of Hermopoulis in Greece.

Testimonials

Gregg’s enthusiasm for the guitar is infectious. He is an extremely talented musician and teacher, who is able to translate his extensive knowledge of the guitar to any student of any level. His patient and kind teaching methods helped me to develop my technical ability as well as my musicality; I improved immensely under Gregg’s tuition. His fantastic personality and great sense of fun made every lesson a pleasure and I would wholeheartedly recommend Gregg to anyone looking to learn the guitar.
Madeleine Avery
Alfie adores his lessons with Gregg, he is always happy to go and always full of how great it was afterwards. He has made fantastic progress too.
Rebecca Connolly (parent)
Gregg's unique way of teaching helps me approach the guitar in a far more relaxed way.
Lucas Reynes-Matter

Lesson Prices

One Hour

£ 40

Forty Five Minutes

£ 30

Half an Hour

£ 20