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Hello - I'm Derek Hasted

I'm a classical guitarist based in Havant in Southern England

I teach Classical Guitar at all standards from beginner upwards

I compose & arrange - my music is played in Europe, Canada, the Americas, Australasia... Search for me on YouTube

My News (as at 17th Jun) lists site updates, forthcoming concerts & more

Here on this website...

Visit my Guitar lessons website...

I run a busy teaching studio - visit my teaching website if you're interested in lessons with me.

Private Guitar Lessons - Hampshire

Join my ensemble - read more here...

I founded the Farlington Guitar Workshop in 1998 - an informal ensemble for novice & intermediate adults. We welcome new players!

Informal Guitar Ensemble -Hampshire

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"...a pleasure to hear you and your students to whom you are clearly a source of inspiration. Congratulations. Best wishes, Carlos Bonell"

"...a wonderful, exciting performance..." Peter Nuttall

"...a really clever and skilful writer..." Bill Kanengiser