You are the founder of SJGA which is an international guitar academy for adults. Why have you decided to focus on adult guitar education? The main reason I have decided to focus on adult guitar teaching is that adults need a place where they can feel safe and learn from expert guitarists who know how to educate adults. For many years, adults were pushed to the sidelines because most schooling was geared on children and the young. Finally, I have decided to provide a place where adults may come expressly to learn how to play with a professional guitarist and make [...]
About Stefan JoubertStefan Joubert is a master guitarist and educator. With over 20 years of teaching experience, Stefan Joubert knows the ins and outs of teaching and how to make learning the guitar logical and fun. He understands the guitar inside out and specialises in multiple musical styles.
The Stefan Joubert Guitar Academy was created specifically to provide adults from all over the world with excellent guitar lessons. I have been teaching guitar for over 20 years and have a lot of experience teaching adults how to play the guitar. I discovered that there is a specific method for assisting adults in learning at their optimal pace. Adult learners, unlike children, require a lot of nurturing and a patient approach. Furthermore, it is beneficial if they learn the nature of the instrument from the start. I am the principal of several schools. I founded LGI, the S&C Guitar Academy [...]
Learning to play the guitar has both its ups and downs. When you are in the heat of the moment and developing your guitar playing and practicing week by week, you will often feel as if you have a lot of momentum behind you. However, when that momentum stops, such as when you take a vacation and return to the instrument, you may feel as if you have lost touch with it. The truth is that having a breathing space in your development is actually necessary. Consider the case of young children. During their first years of school, they are taught [...]