Are you the next Guitar Hero or simply want to imitate your own heroes?
Have you ever wanted to play guitar like your favourite bands and heroes? Now is a great time to get started and play all your favourite songs. No matter what interest you have in guitar, we will be able to get you the skills that make you into a competent player in no time. Whether you are a serious musician, just want to play with friends or even play alone for your own enjoyment, all are welcome to come for lessons. All ages welcome from 7 and above, it's never too late to learn, Tom has taught a number of older adults and enjoys the experience thoroughly. One-on-one or small group lessons are available, just call or e-mail with your requirements.
The drum kit is a recent addition to the studio. Lessons are charged at the same rate as guitar lessons. Please enquire with your specific needs.
Tom has been playing for over 16 years, he has been involved in many bands and learned many skills to compliment both his playing and teaching. He started teaching over 7 years ago and now has a huge passion for seeing all his students succeed. He also plays drums and bass guitar and can offer direction in multiple instruments and band workshops. He also has a large passion for composing and improvising which tend to feature quite heavily in lessons if a student expresses an interest in those areas.
Tom studied music both at college and at university achieving distinctions in both courses for popular music. He has also achieved grade 8 in popular music theory, grade 8 in electric guitar and grade 4 in vocals. Most recently he has just completed a BA (Hons) Top-up in Music Performance receiving a 2:1 in 2012. He continues to develop both as a musician and teacher gaining experience and educating himself through reading, practise and performing.
Tom teaches in both primary and secondary schools in the local area and has a wide ranging set of private students. He also has his own set of projects that he adds creatively to on a regular basis.