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Subjects Taught


Hourly Rate
Primary £20.00
Secondary £20.00
GCSE £20.00
Casual Learner £20.00

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Personal Description:

I am a teacher and guitarist based in Darlington, County Durham. I studied full time to qualify for a performers licentiate graduate diploma in classical guitar at The Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama in Cardiff where I studied guitar full time with John Mills.

I have studied classical guitar in various styles including music from; Renaissance, Baroque, Classical, Romantic and Twentieth Century repertoire. And attended master classes by; Manuel Barrueco, Simon Dinnigan, David Russell, Nigel North, Stephen Dodgson and Michael Lewin.

I am also a rock guitarist and I have played lead guitar in stage musical performances of ‘Oliver’ and ‘Joseph’.

Tutoring Experience:

I completed the PGCE (postgraduate certificate in education) at York St. John College in 2002 and qualified as a teacher in 2004.

I am CRB checked with QTS (Qualified Teacher Status) and I am also a member of The Registry of Guitar Tutors.

Tutoring Approach:

I have nine years experience as a secondary school classroom music teacher. I teach guitar and music theory from beginner to advanced, including theoretical and performance aspects required for GCSE music.

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Native Language: English (British)
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
References Available: Yes (✔ On File)


  • York St. John College (2002) - Secondary School Music Teacher Training (PGCE) (✘ Not On File)
  • Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama (1999) - Performers' Licentiate Graduate Diploma (Professional) (✘ Not On File)

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