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Classical guitar lessons in Lindfield, Sydney, or I can come to you.

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I use the Suzuki method for teaching children, but include my own repertoire of music to keep it interesting and fun. For adults, it's more of a guitar for fun approach.
Lessons are usually half an hour.
I have time slots during the day as well as evenings and Sundays.


  • Music Reading
  • Guitar
  • Bass Guitar
  • +3

    Classical Guitar

    Jazz Guitar

    Flamenco Guitar


  • English


  • All Levels

About Simon

30 years of guitar tuition experience
Qualified High School music teacher
Taught over 300 students to proficient and professional levels, some of which gained entry to university muisc courses.
Average retention rate of students - 6 to 9 years, catering from age 5 to adults
AMEB exam preparation available



  • 5 h: $20
  • 10 h: $40

travel fee

  • + $$6


  • $42/h

free lessons

  • 30mins


· A term of nine or ten lessons is paid for in one payment, unless it is the first lesson with Simon. If it is the first lesson, that lesson can be paid for individually. From the second lesson, a whole term will be paid for.
· In a term of ten weeks, at least nine will be paid for, regardless of how many lessons occurred, unless Simon is the cause of cancelled lessons.
· There can only be one cancellation per term that can be a credit for the following term, where notice is given at least the night before the lesson time. This applies for both individual lessons and pair lessons.
· Make up lessons for cancelled lessons, given at least 24 hours notice, will be provided where possible.
· Make up lessons will not be provided for lessons cancelled on the same day, unless Simon cancels the lesson.
· Cancellations made on the same day as the due lesson will be paid for by the student/s.
· Simon Costa will credit to you all lessons that you have paid for that he is unable to attend.
· Individual lesson fee for 2018/2019 is $42 per half hour, $33 for 20 minutes.
· $6 extra for house visits.


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