The world of a peripatetic teacher is vastly misconstrued. Being a guitar teacher is a difficult job at times, compounded by the complexities and austerity brought on by COVID.

The Ponderings of a Peri is a good I write for, independent of this site, documenting my experiences as a guitar teacher. It is a chance for me to offer insight, help and support to fellow peripatetic teachers, guitar or otherwise.

The Latest TPOAP Posts!

ULTIMATE Chord Differentiation For Guitar Based Learning
In this post I’d like to offer you a bespoke resource to …
Understanding Chord Diagrams
In this extremely concise post, I want to take the time to …
Making the grade; why graded music exams could be damaging for our learners, and our teaching.
My goal with this article is to explain to you my reasons …
Out Of Sight, Out Of Mind.
My experiences as a peri teacher during this pandemic have been mixed, …
Is demonstration the most powerful tool an educator possesses?
In this article, I’d like to share an experience that has led …
Are we teaching our students that they can’t learn?
As I’m sat reflecting on my teaching, I can’t help but think …