Intensive Music Program & Overseas students

The Intensive Music Program (IMP), offered by The American Guitar Academy (TAGA) in Tokyo, is an intensive 10 week program.  Through various courses provided in different levels, skills and themes, students can study according to their own abilities and goals.

IMP contains:

  • One-on-one guitar lessons
  • Music Theory lessons
  • Sight Singing & Ear Training lessons
  • Fretboard Theory lessons
  • Guitar seminars and workshops
  • Live performance opportunities
  • And more!

Tuition
Students applying independently are notified of payment details and procedures upon acceptance.

Visa Procedures for overseas students

For foreign students wishing to enter Japan for studies*, each student is required to obtain a short-term stay visa prior to coming to Japan.  Applicants will need to go to their local Japanese embassy or consulate to make their visa application.  All applicants are advised to contact their country’s Japanese embassy or local consulate directly to determine what documents will need to be submitted and how long the process will take.

* Currently, foreign students who require a visa to enter Japan can only enroll in our IMP program.

Living Expenses
Estimated Living Expenses (in Japanese yen)
Housing 150,000
Health Insurance 9,000
Personal Liability Insurance 1,500
Local Transportation* 35,000
Basic Food 120,000
Mobile Phone 15,000
Leisure Activities 100,000
Tuition, textbooks, learning materials, etc 200,000
Total Estimated Costs 599,000

Living expenses will vary depending on each student’s individual lifestyle.  Numerous grocery stores and markets in the local area make self-catering easy. Other costs to consider are housing, health and liability insurance, local transportation, and leisure activities.
* These are estimated costs for students who are commuting by public transportation.

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I am officially a music major…

Kosuke
I’m doing great and enjoying my time at college. I just wanted to let you all know that I am extremely thankful that I was able to have you as my guitar teachers for about a year, and that I was able to learn from you all. Now that I am officially a music major …

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Kosuke
コウスケ(IMP生徒)
Student
学生

You can learn many things…

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It is such a valuable experience that I get to learn many things in English from teachers who have lots of overseas experience.  Although I never had the opportunity to study abroad, I am very grateful and it’s like a dream come true that I get to have this experience while working in Japan.  Thank …

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Emi
エミさん

Naturally…

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At the American Guitar Academy, not only just learning songs, but I also got to strengthen my foundation and get to learn how to use various of techniques naturally.  It’s such a big difference between a player who gets the basics down compares to a player who doesn’t.
Taro
タローくん
Student
学生

I feel very lucky…

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I took lessons at the American Guitar Academy while working in Japan. I feel very lucky to have found out about the academy and highly recommend it to anyone interested in guitar while in Japan. My instructor was an experienced guitar teacher, and attentive to both my progress and my learning methods. Many times when …

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Ryan
ライアンさん

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