I've been teaching students of all ages and levels for over ten years. I teach 4-string, 5-string, fretless, double bass and bass synth as well as electric and acoustic guitar.

In terms of what we can cover in the lessons that really is up to you. Whether we are starting with basic techniques or having in-depth discussions about placement and tone - I feel I have a lot to offer.


Some areas we can cover are below:


Fingerstyle, slap, using a pick, palm muting, tapping etc.

Feel and Placement

How to play with a band and make the songs groove.

Sight Reading 

From basic notation and TAB to what's expected from you in a West End pit.


Pop, Rock, Jazz, Funk, Disco, Motown, Soul, RnB, Latin and more.

Classic Bass Lines

Learn to play like James Jamerson, Flea, Marcus Miller, Joe Dart, Pino Palladino and more.

Grade Exams

I have experience teaching Rockschool and Trinity grades up to Grade 8 Distinction.

Music School Audition Preparation

Hoping to get into music school? I can help.



Using your hands, your amp and your pedals to make a great sound.

How to become a pro

I can tell you just what you need to do to make a living in the music industry in 2020.

Guitar Maintenance

How to restring and professionally set up your guitar to save you money.


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