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Electric Guitar Teacher in Melbourne

Melbourne electric guitar lessons

Electric guitar lessons are available for all levels from beginners to intermediate and advanced players.

‘Fun on the Frets’ focuses on teaching teens & adults of any age… if you are a beginner level player I recommend you start with the beginner program first, using your electric guitar, then move into this program.

The electric guitar program gives you all the essentials you will need to develop your playing. You will learn fundamentals that can be applied across styles and help build your personal sound.

If you want to play with some friends, jam a bit on the weekends or become a semi pro or pro player this program is designed to help you achieve your goals.

As with any of the programs there is built in flexibility that allows tailoring to your specific needs.

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Electric guitar lessons cover the essential elements of playing and understanding music.

Our electric guitar lessons are exceptionally well organised and presented. See what our testimonials and google reviews say. Based in Melbourne you can work with me in our Box Hill studio or online through Skype or Zoom if that is more convenient.

Electric guitar lessons cover the essential elements including…


  • Blues
  • Rock
  • Funk
  • R&B
  • Jazz
  • Country


  • Speed
  • Vibrato
  • Bends
  • Slides
  • Dynamics


  • Melodic embellishment
  • Chord tones
  • Chord scales/modes
  • Melodic devices


  • Build chords
  • Understand intervals
  • Right hand technique
  • The secrets to a good rhythm part


  • Learning by ear
  • Understanding parts
  • Learning from the masters
  • Application of lessons

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Meet the teacher

A big part of my life is learning, playing and teaching guitar.

Over time, I’ve developed a well thought-out, proven approach that will help you get the results you are searching for.

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Happy students

Alli Harris

With Ross’ amazing guitar talent, he can teach you everything and anything you want.

Ben Wolfram

The musical road is never ending, but so long as you’ve got a teacher as great as Ross helping you drive down it, you won’t want it to end!

Bill Briggs

After poor experiences with four other teachers, I’ve found Ross to be skilled, supportive and patient, and have certainly found the right teacher for me.

Damien O’Neil

Ross Helmot loves the guitar and he loves teaching the guitar. He impresses me with his knowledge and skill.

Andrew Lin

Ross has been an exceptional teacher – amiable, patient and very passionate about what he does.

Is this you?

  • You feel stuck in a rut, playing the same old things and not making any progress
  • You need a more focused approach
  • You’ve tried online lessons but are really struggling
  • You need real time feedback on your playing and progress
  • You just want to be a better player
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