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International Guitar School Budapest

Welcome to International Guitar School Budapest!

We are introducing new instruments and courses, so stay tuned for more news!


Balazs Kispal  
IGS Faculty Member

Balazs has been playing the guitar for 18 years. He finished his studies at the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music  and  Kőbánya Music Studio. He performed on numerous major stages in Hungary, such as the Papp László Sportaréna, Barba Negra Track, Agárdi Popstrand, Fezen, etc.


His career achievements:


Gáspár Laci (X-Faktor)

Varga Viktor (Csillag Születik)

Turn of Mind.


Languages: Hungarian, English


Location of lessons: Artist Factory Studios 

Balazs’s Home Studio (Budapest - Kelenföld XI. District)


About the guitar lessons  

Why to start learning the guitar with Balazs Kispal?

- He has a lot of experience in the industry, he is very passionate about his craft and he is a well known name among the Hungarian guitartists. 

- Balazs has a very unique and exciting teaching style. Besides the theory, he is focusing a lot on using your knowledge in musical situations starting from the first lesson. 

- He could help you to prepare for any audition. Either its a band or a music academy, Balazs has a great variety of teaching material to guide you through the obstacles you shall experience in your playing.


Single 60 min Lesson: 12.500 HUF


4 Lesson Combo (60 mins) : 45.000 HUF

8 Lesson Combo (60 mins) : 90.000 HUF

Booking terms and conditions

Every cancelled lesson within 24 hours has to be fully paid. 

The 4 lesson combo voucher could be used for 31 days, the 8 lesson combo voucher could be used for 61 days after the purchase. 

By purchasing a voucher, you have the opportunity to reschedule your lesson within the timeframe of the voucher.

Joey Concepcion
IGS Faculty Member

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Joey Concepcion is an American guitarist hailing from Connecticut. From a young age, his ambition has lead him to steadily ascend in the music world, as professionals and aficionados alike take notice of his virtuosity.

In 2013, guitarist Christopher Amott (formerly of Arch Enemy) scouted Joey and IDS founder Marton Veress to join his band Armageddon, a resurrected pillar of Swedish melodic death metal. The album “Captivity & Devourment”  and “Crossing the Rubicon Revisited”was released to much praise from the metal press and community. Joey and Marton have toured the United States, Japan, and Mexico, showcasing the live guitar chemistry between Amott and Concepcion. In 2024 Joey officially joined Arch Enemy. 

Joey’s career peaks:


-Arch Enemy (since 2024)

-Dark Tranquility (fill in 2023)
-Michael Vescera (Yngwie Malmsteen)
-Armageddon (Chris Amott - Arch Enemy)
-The Absence
-Jasta (Vocalist - Hatebreed)
-Dee Snider (Vocalist - Twisted Sister)

Online lessons with Joey


Joey is one of the most passionate guitar players in the game with tremendous experience of playing from clubs to huge arenas and festivals.


He has been teaching private lessons for 15 years. Joey will help you get to the next level and gain confidence on your instrument, find your voice and be able to hone in and speak freely with expression on the guitar.


Since Joey is located in Connceticut, he is only available via Zoom or Skype.
Contact us to schdeule your first session with a true rockstar!


Single 60 min online lesson: 100 USD


Booking terms and conditions

Payment in advance via Paypal or Revolut.
Every cancelled lesson within 24 hours has to be fully paid. 

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