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James Paul

James Paul


Guitar Lessons | Artist development, Song Writing Workshops, Theory Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring, Skype Lessons

  • Qualifications: BMus(Hons)
  • Pricing: $30 per half hour
  • Styles: All
  • Suitability: 5 +


James Paul is a 30 year-old professional guitar player and educator with a BMus (First Class Hons) in Jazz Performance from the New Zealand School of Music.  After this he had a term on scholarship studying at the University of North Carolina.

James is a very active member of the Wellington music scene and can often be heard playing with various members of groups such as ‘The Black Seeds’, ‘Trinity Roots’, ‘The Phoenix Foundation’, and ‘Twinset’. James has also spent time on cruise ship contracts where he was the in-house guitar player. ¬†With 10 years’ teaching experience both privately and in primary and secondary schools James brings enormous energy, dedication and a fresh approach to guitar tuition.

Teaching Info

Structured and thorough lessons with a flexible and fluid teaching style. Strong emphasis on a wide range of different guitar styles as well as scales and chord knowledge.

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