Equipment Requirements for Guitar Students at Hoffman Academy

New and Beginning Students

  • Guitar (please consult our Guide to Purchasing a Guitar for more information).
  • Guitar Tuner
  • Guitar Picks
  • Music Stand (wire stands are fine)
  • Footstool (optional)
  • Amplifier and Cable (if you are using an electric guitar)

Level II Students

  • Metronome (can be purchased from the Academy office)

Each student at Hoffman Academy will be provided with a binder, all sheet music, exercises, workbooks, and other printed materials. Tuners, music stands, footstools, amplifiers, etc. will be provided during lessons. These materials do not need to be brought to lessons.