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 The Perfect gift of Music
This Christmas ! 

Guitar - Bass - Uke 

Why Guitar Studio?

  • Hamilton and Nation-wide
    • All styles of playing for all ages
  • Over 20 years experience
  • 10am - 9pm Monday to Friday
    • Principles that really work
  • Key parts of lessons recorded for you

My focus here at the Guitar studio is to constantly strive to deliver a better way of learning to you the student.  I have been teaching for over 20 years and the systems in place here are a result of my study and experience gained over time, both in music and other areas of my life.  In particular areas that have taught me strategy, efficient movement and the combination of Nero science and Bio mechanics to increase potential and overcome difficulties.  As musicians, the answers and solutions to the challenges we face as a beginner or an advanced player exist in our ability to Identify -  adapt - and overcome those challenges using a self sustaining system.

Ian is the founder and chief tutor at the Guitar studio,  Ian lives in Hamilton NZ with his wife and 2 boys.

Ian McLaughlin 

What Our Clients Say


"Incredibly patient"

Incredibly patient motivational teacher using goal setting to motivate, explains things simply makes learning a lot of fun

Julia Jones

"Amazing guitar teacher"

Ian is an amazing guitar teacher that really puts his heart and soul into his students.
I came to Ian as an experienced guitarist, wanting to delve deeper into music and guitar.
With his guidance i corrected a lot of bad habits and techniques, as well as expand my horizons by exploring new styles. he is open to all types of music and finds a way to incorporate what genres you enjoy into the lessons.
i highly recomend Ian, regardless of your level of expereince.

Tim Bolt

"Mentor and friend"

Ian has helped grow not only my guitar skills, but also my discipline and patience. My playing skills have improved greatly over the past six years thanks to Ian's great way of teaching. Ian is a truly talented musician with a passion for what he does and he is willing to make time to help his students succeed and achieve. I am proud to call Ian a mentor and friend.

Tom Fitisemanu

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