Frequently Asked Questions


How do I get one of your programs in my school?  Click here!

How long is each class? Classes are 1-hour long

Where do the classes take place?  We offer classes at schools in the Oakland, Piedmont and Alameda school districts, contact us about getting one of our classes at your school.

How do I pay?  You can register and pay for a group class at your school by clicking here

Are classes only for beginners?  Our classes are focused on developing the skills of beginning and intermediate players.  Advanced players and group class alumni often take advantage of private lessons.

Are you background-checked?  Safety and your peace of mind are our priority.  All teachers at I.R. Guitar Lessons are background-checked, finger printed and have current TB tests.

I missed the first class, can I still join?  Sure! We'll make sure you get up to speed ASAP.  We'll also prorate your tuition.

What do I need?  Students in Ukulele classes have everything, including instruments, provided for them.  Guitar students need to provide their own guitar or rent one from us.

I want to buy a guitar, what do you reccoemend? There are plenty of options when it comes to guitars, we recommend a 3/4 size, nylon string, classical style guitar.  The Cordoba Protege is an excellent choice at an affordable price, see it here