Education / Qualifications

Experience/

Qualifications

St Augustines R.C. High School, Billington ; 1982 – 1987 - 8 G.C.S.E. / 'O' levels;

 

 

Blackburn College, Blackburn ; 1987 -1989  - 'A' Levels; Music, Art, History.           

 

                                                                                         

Birmingham Conservatoire ; 1989 – 1993 - A.B.S.M. Piano (Tch) G.B.S.M.(Bmus) Music Comp. 

                                                                                                                      

Associated Board of the R. S. Music; Professional Development Qualification, Manc. 2001 – 2002; Certificate of Teaching A.B.R.S.M. (Manchester) - 2011; Dip A.B.R.S.M. Performing

Trinity College of Music - 2012; L.T.C.L.

St Peters church, Salesbury; 2012 - Organ Scholarship

Experience in the field of Teaching

Birmingham City Music Service; 1994 – 1997; Guitar / Piano instrument & group tutor

                                                                                               

Dudley Music Service; 1997 – 1999; Guitar / Piano instrument & group tutor

Queen Elizabeth Grammar School (current) - 1999 – 2017; Guitar / Piano instrument tutor

Lancashire Music Service - 1999 – 2006; Guitar / Piano instrument & group tutor

St Augustines R.C. High School - 1999 – 2009; Guitar / Piano instrument tutor

Blackburn Music Service; 2006 – 2012;   Guitar / Piano instrument & group tutor

Westholme School (current); 2012 – 2017; Guitar / Piano instrument tutor

Collective performing experience

Collaborative composer with Second Sight Productions; 1992 – 1994; Composer/Arranger

Midland Hotel, Birmingham ; 1993 – 1996; Pianist

 

Hyatt Regency, Birmingham ; 1993 – 1994; Pianist

 

Gershwin's Piano Bar, Alexandra Theatre ; 1993 – 1995; Pianist

 

Swallow Hotel, Preston; 1999 – 2005; Pianist

Examination accompanist, Blackburn School of Music / Music for Families; 2005 – 2017; Accompanist

Ribble Valley International Piano Week; 2013 - Jazz Piano Presentation

 

Ribble Valley Jazz and Blues Festival; 2013 - Jazz Piano Presentation

 

Knowle Green, Blackburn School of Music, Clitheroe Grand, Northcote Manor; 2012 – 2015; Pianist / Duo

Immanuel Church, Oswaldwhistle (current); 2013 – 2017; Director of Music/Organist/Choirmaster

Modal Jazz - Petrucciani / Borstlap

Jean Phillppe Habien / My Dear

Wedding music..

Student involvement in workshops..

Armistice day choral mass..

Composing, not playing..

Time at university..

School work..

A new year..

Peace and tranquillity when walking in Lancashire..