About James & The London Guitar Academy

About James Stratton is a London based guitarist, songwriter, performer, producer and educator who grew up in Cheshire England but has been based in West London since 1995, teaching guitar in london. As well as teaching at The London Guitar Academy and many hundreds of private students over nearly 20 years, teaching all ages, and abilities and many styles. James has also taught celebrity students including Violinist Vanessa Mae, Members Of Take That & Lonsdale Boys Club. As a session guitarist James has played at many big festivals including Glastonbury he has also toured the UK,Europe and the USA. Songwriting and production has always been a principle interest to James and some his pupils The Lonsdale Boys Club (named after the road the London Guitar Academy  is based on) are signed to the prodigious Island Records…. His recording studio “Lonsdale Studios” is located in Queens Park North West London where he also lives. James and our teachers are united in a desire to be a Great Guitar Academy one with SPECTACULAR lessons and classes and OUTSTANDING service. We want every student, guest and teacher to leave our Academy strengthened in mind and spirit, and more able to rock! The London Guitar Academy is London’s only dedicated Rock Pop and Blues guitar school specialising in one to one guitar tuition in either electric or acoustic guitar. Each lesson is tailored to suit each students individual taste and ability; offering a fresh and innovative approach to learning the guitar. *All styles welcome from complete beginner through to advanced, in all styles and welcome students of all ages and abilities! Our guitar lessons are customised to suit you, covering the music you want to learn. *Lessons can involve theory, song learning, song writing, ear training, lead guitar, rhythm guitar and much more *All styles welcome, Rock, Pop, Blues. Bass guitar, modern, jazz, rock, R&B, metal, slide, country.