Solo jazz clip – ‘Georgia On My Mind’

I have been working on several solo jazz arrangements recently, in particular with one of my favourite songs of all time: ‘Georgia On My Mind’. I’ve always loved this melody and have really enjoyed the challenge of bringing all the different lines together into a solo arrangement. It’s still a work in progress so more…




My music on French TV show: ‘Entre Ciel Et Terre: Jordanie’

I’m very excited to see that my music is now featured on French TV several times a month! The track used is called ‘Uneasy Dreams’ and is part of the soundtrack for ‘Entre Ciel Et Terre: Jordanie’ – currently broadcast on channels such as TV5Monde and Ushuaia TV. This programme investigates the mysterious Lost City…




BSL Music Tuition (Deaf Students Welcome!)

PLEASE TURN ON SUBTITLES IF REQUIRED. This is a BSL video that I have created to let Deaf students know that they are welcome in my music lessons. My main teaching areas are guitar, bass and music production and I am currently a level 4 BSL student. I have been teaching, composing and performing music…




‘The Boogie Monster’! My new short course in the 12 Bar Blues

I’m very excited to say that I’ve now finished my introductory Blues course! Designed primarily for students in school year groups 5 – 9, it is also likely to prove useful for instrumental tutors as well as higher ages. You can buy/download it by clicking HERE. Download FREE preview files from ‘The Boogie Monster’ here:…




Music Production tuition with new Rockschool syllabus

I am pleased to say that in addition to my normal music production tuition, I now offer training in grades 1-5 of Rockschool Music Production – the world’s first graded syllabus of its kind! The syllabus is very comprehensive and most importantly enjoyable. It covers a variety of skills and knowledge, from working with virtual…




Hiking and songwriting – New EP ‘On Mt Luxmore’ released 7th October

After 5-10 years of hiking in Britain and New Zealand and 3-4 years of writing songs about those adventures, I have finally finished my EP ‘On Mt Luxmore’. All the songs are about some of my favourite places in the world, from ‘Lily Tarn’ (the instrumental of my EP), which is about a spot on Loughrigg…




My student Ryan’s compositions (part 2)

My work with Roman Fields School student Ryan (who has only just finished GCSEs) is always so exciting – he seems to never stop coming up with new ideas for songs and has already created 4 tracks this term for his demo CD. One of his top influences is the Hard Rock band Avenged Sevenfold, although his…




My student Ryan’s fantastic new composition…

One of the most enjoyable and rewarding parts of my job is teaching at Roman Fields School in Hemel Hempstead. I currently work several times a week there with two very talented students, who both love to turn up their guitars nice and loud and play rock music – always a good thing! One of these students,…




‘On Mt Luxmore’ new song and lyrics

I’ve been playing around with a few song ideas in recent months and last weekend was a big and unexpected dose of inspiration. Fortunately I had time to take advantage of it and so moved into the studio and finished my track ‘On Mt Luxmore’. It’s a song about a hike I went on in New…




7 Motivation Ideas for Beginner Guitarists

The following are some tips on staying motivated in the early stages of learning guitar. It can be a tough instrument, particularly where you’re starting out and so I hope these ideas will inspire and help keep things fun for you! Learn easier arrangements of your favourite songs. It can seem like a long road…




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