teachers

Acoustic and Electric Guitar. Adam Bradfield graduated from London Centre of Contemporary Music with a Diploma in Higher Education in Music Performance and Production in 2013. He has been playing guitar for fifteen years and is able to teach acoustic and electric guitar in both rhythm and lead styles. Along with this, Adam is an [...]

Euphonium, Trumpet and Brass. Andy started playing trumpet at the age of 12 and played a number of brass instruments in the following years. He decided to settle on the Euphonium as his specialist brass instrument throughout most of his 35 years of playing. Highlights of Andy’s brass career include playing with the West of [...]

Vocal including Music Theatre. Bindy trained professionally at the Bristol Academy of Performing Arts, where she studied Musical Theatre for two years. Her leading roles included Desiree Armfeldt in Stephen Sondheim’s A Little Night Music and Wendla in Sheik and Sater’s musical adaptation of Wedekind’s Spring Awakening. Since completing her training, Bindy has sung as [...]

Drums, Violin and Guitar. David has been playing the guitar since 1994, bass since 2000, drums since 2005 and piano dedicatedly since 2010. Formally studying the violin for 9 years and the trombone for 5 years while at school, he has worked constantly as a composer, arranger and performer for various groups and ensembles since [...]

Keyboard and Piano. Dinah teaches keyboard, piano and music theory. Having studied and taught the LCM syllabuses for many years Dinah has experience in both teaching and performing skills, and become convinced that this curriculum format and content is an excellent way of encouraging musicians of all ages and ability to enjoy while learning. Dinah [...]

Drums. Joe has been playing drums since age 11 and is currently studying Level 3 UAL Music Performance at Weston University Campus, having passed Level 2 Access to Music with distinction. He is qualified to Grade 8, which he also passed with distinction. Joe plays drums in three bands including a covers band, The Baskervilles [...]

Senior Tutor. Joshua Brown BA LTCL(T) DipLCM(P) PGCE first became involved in the Performing Arts as a schoolboy, where he took part in local music festivals enjoying successful performances principally on piano and as a member of the school choir. This early love of music was nurtured at college where he gained a Post-Graduate qualification [...]

Flute, Piccolo and Recorders. Louise has been playing the flute, piccolo and recorders for nearly thirty years. She also teaches theory. Inspired by musical parents she started playing the recorder at aged eight, and her flute at aged nine. By the age of seventeen she had completed her grade 8 flute and grade 5 theory [...]

Vocal including Music Theatre. Lucy has a passion for the performing arts and music which started at a young age. This led her academically to study Musical Theatre at Bristol Academy of Performing Arts. She then gained a degree at Dartington College of Arts gaining a 2:1 in Performance/Writing BA (Hons). Lucy has been playing [...]

Drums. Matt studied music technology at Weston-super-Mare University and has been playing the drums since he was eleven-years-old. He is happy to teach all genres and all age groups, but his passion is for rock and blues. Comfortable teaching on acoustic and electronic kits, as well as the cajon, and a range of other percussion [...]

Acoustic Guitar and Ukulele. Matt is an award winning singer/songwriter who performs at venues up and down the country with his band Tremor. They have an EP out on iTunes and other major online stores distributed through Eden Records. Matt performs solo acoustic sets more regionally. He is particularly good for beginners of any age [...]

Vocal including Music Theatre. With over 10 years professional performance experience, Naomi is a versatile soprano trained in all major vocal genres including classical, opera, musical theatre and jazz. She has a Master’s degree specialising in vocal performance and singing tuition. She is a passionate, experienced vocal tutor. Naomi began her training with Elizabeth Glen [...]

Saxophone and Clarinet. Piers studied Saxophone at Wells Cathedral School of Music and Music Technology at City of Bristol College. Since then Piers has been gigging, writing and recording with various bands playing many different styles. Anything from Jazz, Latin and Gypsy Swing to Funk, Reggae, Soul and modern electronic music. He also works as [...]

Guitar. Ryan first started playing guitar at the age of thirteen whilst being influenced by a musical community of students in Worle Community School. He obtained an A* in Access to Music at GCSE level. This led to a triple distinction star BTEC in his Music Performance course. Following which he gained a first-class performance [...]

Banjo and Guitar. Sam brought up in a musical family and has been playing guitar from a very young age. Sam’s father, a professional blues, country guitarist and banjo player, has shared the stage with many great names including Bob Dylan, Van Morrison, BB King and Kate Bush. He learnt the guitar at home and [...]

Ukulele, Bass and Acoustic Guitar. Sean graduated from Weston University Campus, where he studied Music Performance. During this time he gained vocational experience performing live with a variety of artists at many venues, including Bristol’s Colston Hall. Sean wishes to share his experience of music with aspiring musicians and help them onto the road of [...]

Keyboard and Piano. Sue specialises in teaching young students while continuing her own practical and music theory studies. Sue has a NVQ 3 in Childcare and Education, a City and Guilds Advanced certificate in learning support and works as an L.S.A. at a local primary school. She is currently studying for her Dip LCM. She [...]

Drums. Tom has been playing the kit drums since the age of 12 and also plays a number of different percussion instruments e.g cajon, djembe and bongos. As part of the North Somerset Percussion ensemble Tom has participated in all three Drum Jam performances. His favourite genres are drum and bass and rock/electronic but is [...]