Farlington Guitar Workshop - directed by Derek Hasted

A thriving informal Guitar group meeting in Farlington nr Havant/Portsmouth

  • Classical or Folk Guitar can be a solitary hobby... but not in South East Hampshire!
  • Established 1988, we meet on alternate Thursday evenings to play for fun
  • Run in Farlington by experienced local teacher Derek Hasted
  • We're intermediate & novice guitarists - we always welcome new players - enjoy friendly & relaxed music-making
  • We've a collection of 150+ ensemble pieces - all easy to play - you pick a part to suit your skill

Come along and see what we're about

What you need to know...

  • You need to be over 16 and able to read music
  • You need a classical or acoustic guitar and 8 months' to 80 years' playing experience
  • Your first session is completely free

What players say...

"A very good place to improve sight-reading, and chance to play with and meet other guitarists"

"A friendly group of people who like music and want to progress"

"A very good experience - a fun evening for all standards"

"Fun, relaxed, and a good place to build your confidence"

More ...

If you live too far away...

Why not buy some of our music to share with your friends? Over 140 pieces for sale!

When we're meeting

Summer 2019

Thu 25th - our 31st birthday!

Thu 9th & Thu 30th

Thu 13th & Thu 27th

Thu 11th CONCERT

Future meetings...

2nd & 4th Thursdays in Term Time

Come along - first session free!


Next concert - July 2019

Xmas concert raised £505 for Wessex Cancer Trust

£76,580 raised for charity

Much more guitar news on our leader's website

Find us on Facebook

We have a Facebook page!

Guitar Lessons

Interested in one-to-one lessons with Derek Hasted? Click here for his Classical Guitar Lessons website...