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Instruments Taught

Hugh offers a discount of 50% on their first / introductory lesson!

Guitar

Hourly Fee
Beginner £28.00
Intermediate £28.00
Advanced £28.00

Singing

Hourly Fee
Beginner £28.00
Intermediate £28.00

Banjo (4 string)

Hourly Fee
Beginner £28.00
Intermediate £28.00

Mandolin

Hourly Fee
Beginner £28.00
Intermediate £28.00
Advanced £28.00
Expert £28.00

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Personal Description:

I am a folk singer and instrumentalist. I play gigs around the Glasgow area and have performed in over 400 professional bookings.
I mainly play acoustic music and enjoy flat picking with the plectrum, a suitable style for a lot of folk and rock music. I am also lead singer in my band, where I play guitar, mandolin, banjo, whistle and harmonica.

Tutoring Experience:

I am a qualified teacher and used to provide guitar lessons in England where I lived until 2014. I worked as a guitar tutor for four years there. I have also been happy to teach the mandolin, which I use to play fiddle tunes.

Tutoring Approach:

Students like my work and find me easy to get on with. I like to balance your learning of music and how it works along with the kind of tunes you'd like to play. I usually follow a course using good textbooks, but we can move beyond that if you are interested in a certain direction. I mainly use tuition books from the Registry of Guitar tutors. For vocals, I follow the London College of Music syllabus, (New pop music course from 2017).
I encourage you to learn a bit about musical ideas such as pitch and note values and to become familiar with how musicians write down their tunes.
I am a live-microphone singer, which means I usually perform in stage with a rock band, I can therefore give some experience in mic technique. I can invite students to perform on stage with my band, either on voice or guitar. This may be your first chance to play in front of an audience…

Native Language: English (British)
Additional Languages: French
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
References Available: Yes (✔ On File)

Qualifications:

  • Keele (2000) - MA (Masters) (✘ Not On File)
  • London (1986) - Teaching (PGCE) (✘ Not On File)
  • UWS (1980) - BA (Bachelors) (✘ Not On File)

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