If you are looking for guitar lessons in Hither Green there is a simple solution.
A short car ride away, down Hazelbank Road into Bellingham is a local tuition provider specialising in guitar lessons for children. Adult lessons are also available privately.
Many people start lessons with an acoustic guitar at home and get an electric guitar at a later stage of learning to play. Call 020 8185 7368 to book lessons.
Feel free to walk in to Bellingham Music Centre as a ‘drop by’ policy is encouraged for parents wanting to show their children what playing the guitar is all about.
Many young children have become successful musicians as a result of studying with the staff at Bellingham Music Centre.
If a child is under ten years old, a guitar is all that is required for those who might show an interest. Although not always essential, a three quarter sized acoustic guitar would always be recommended for children between the ages of 7 and 10 years old.
If you are thinking of booking lessons or would like more information, you may call the music centre on 020 8185 7368
If you haven’t been to Bellingham recently, it is still a lively place with a bustling high street of traders, cafes and useful local amenities. Ideal for a bit of shopping while the children have their guitar lesson.
Brief Local History of Hither Green
Hither Green was one of several well known greens in Lewisham, near green, Hither Green and Further Green. Hither Green was a wooded area throughout the Middle Ages but the by the middle of the eighteenth century, most of the trees had been cut down:( In 1896, many of the roads were given Scottish names by Archibald Corbett including the land he gave to build St Andrews church, Patron Saint of Scotland. The author ‘Miss Read’ aka Dora Saint was brought up in Hither Green as a child.