Guitar Lessons Ipswich

Book lessons with professional guitar teacher Tom Jackson

Expert Guitar Teacher
Based in Ipswich

Hello! I'm Tom Jackson, a professional guitar teacher based in Ipswich.
I offer high-quality guitar in the Ipswich area.

Tom Jackson

I have been a professional guitar teacher for the last 5 years, this gives me a large amount of knowledge and experience I would love to pass onto you as a student.

I have had experience teaching in almost any style, I specialise in Spanish, Rock, Blues, Country, Jazz, Funk & Soul. But I would be happy to cover any style you want to learn.

As I am a professional teacher, I can offer flexible teaching hours in the daytime, evenings and weekends. Meaning you can be sure that learning the guitar will fit around your lifestyle easily.

I am a very friendly and experienced teacher, my lessons are very informal and easy to follow. Should you ever need to make or change a booking I am very easy and quick to contact.

Guitar Lesson Prices

High-quality guitar lessons with a professional teacher in the Ipswich area.

Book your first lesson or find out more

1/2 Hour Lessons


Half an hour lessons. These are well suited to young learners and beginners who would like their first introduction to the guitar in shorter increments to build finger strength and technique.

1 Hour Lessons


One-hour lessons, these are best suited to students who are passionate, want to practice and progress rapidly in a short space of time.

What my students say

& why they love my guitar lessons

Rob Stanes

'My 8yr old son and I have been having weekly lessons with Tom for just over 6 months and have never picked up a guitar before we are now very keen guitarists. Tom’s enthusiasm for teaching certainly shows in his lessons. I couldn’t recommend Tom highly enough!! Thanks, Tom.'


'Tom has a unique personality, with great abilities in understanding his students' needs. He is able to adapt his teaching skills to suit all ages and levels of guitar playing. A brilliant tutor and mentor, a credit to anyone he teaches.'

5.0 rating
5 out of 5 stars (based on 253 reviews)

Reviews of

Allison Bezzina Heraghty

'Tom is definitely the best teacher for my 8-year-old son. He is patient, very flexible, brilliant at what he does and he always manages to make the lessons interesting. My son has learnt so much in these past 5 months and he now even enjoys 'creating' his own pieces.'

About Your New
Guitar Teacher

Friendly, helpful and focused on helping you to rapidly learn how to play the guitar.

Alongside many years as a professional guitar teacher, I have achieved a Grade 6 Guitar certificate with Distinction.

I believe all people should benefit from the therapeutic effects of playing an instrument, this is why I offer my guitar lessons to students of all ages and abilities starting from 5+.

I offer a student-focused approach. This means I will create a tailored lesson plan with you based around your interests and musical goals, to make learning the guitar a relaxing and truly enjoyable experience.

If you want to learn to play the guitar in rapid time by playing the music you love in a comfortable setting, don't hesitate to get in touch with me to book your first lesson now!

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Location of Lessons

I currently take the majority of my lessons from my specialised home teaching space located on Henley Road, Ipswich, IP1 3SE. This is brilliantly located just a 1-minute walk from Anglesea Road bus stop.

I also offer the unique service of a mobile guitar teaching service. This means you can cut out the stress of travel and learn the guitar from the comfort of your own home or a location of your choice.

My full address will be provided on your first lesson booking.

Local Guitar Teacher Tips:

Guitar Shops in Ipswich:

Music World, located on 16 Queen Street, Ipswich, Suffolk IP1 1SS has a wide range of guitars & Amps by world’s famous brands, including Fender, Admira, Martin & Co, Sigma Guitars and others.

West End Music offers different types of guitar, including second-hand instruments - so this shop will be a good place to get guitars for beginner students. They are based on 27 Norwich Road, Ipswich, Suffolk IP1 2ET.

At EES Music any guitarist can find the instrument that matches him. Any accompanying detail to complete the final guitar set up can be found here. The shop is located in 18-19 Brookhouse Business Park, Brunel Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP2 0EF.

Music Courses in Ipswich:

The music industry keeps changing rapidly so it is very important for all musicians to be “up to date” with those changes. Taking up educational courses might help guitarists to gain more knowledge and practice to follow the changes.

BA (Hons) Music Production course in the University of Suffolk provides training in the fundamental skills of music composing, arranging, live sound recording, studio recording and post-production techniques required for careers in the music or related media industries.

UAL Level 3 Extended Diploma Music Performance and Production (Performance Pathway) at Suffolk New College allows you develop your instrumental and performance skills working as a soloist and in various bands. it also includes studying musicianship, arranging, session musician skills and contextual listening.

Guitar Lessons

Book your first guitar lesson today

I would be delighted to help you to learn to play the guitar. Get in touch to find out more about my guitar lessons in Ipswich.