• Chichester Guitar Lessons
  • Chichester Vocal Lessons
  • Chichester Piano Lessons
  • Chichester Drum Lessons
  • Saxaphone Lessons
  • Songwriting Lessons
  • Band Sessions
  • Music Workshops

Pete’s an awesome bass player!


Bass Guitar Lessons

We are are pleased to be offering bass lessons with Pete Sidwell. Pete has over 35 years of bass playing experience, pro and semi-pro, and has been teaching music at Chichester College for 20 years. He brings wealth of performance and equipment experience to Chichester Music Academy.

Dave has been teaching guitar and bass guitar in the local area for over 8 years, and has also spent 6 years in the music retail industry. His recent live performances have included appearances at venues and festivals across the South coast. Dave is currently working on a 4th album with his main band Britonica.

Our bass guitar tutors

Pete Sidwell

Dave Soothill

Bass Guitar Lessons include
Grades Improvisation

Tuition PricesFree introductory lesson

By visiting the Chichester Music Academy for a free introductory lesson we will be able to ascertain which style of playing is right for you. If you wish to book further lessons then the following prices apply:

30 minutes – £17
45 minutes – £25

Chichester Music Tuition


From guitar to piano, vocals to drums we deliver some of the most experienced music tuition in Chichester. Our tutors are fully CRB checked and insured. Find out more…

Chichester Music Tuition

Band Sessions

We aim to inspire young singers and musicians, of any standard, by enabling them to perform with each other. The focus on is fun, through an informal approach. Find out more…

Chichester Music Tuition


Short workshops and Master Classes, aimed at children and adults, will be run at regular intervals on Sundays and during the school holidays. Find out more…

Chichester Music Tuition

Live Performance

All our bands, singers and groups have the opportunity to perform at one of our end of term concerts. We also take part in local music festivals and other live events. Find out more…