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Guitar lessons. Individually tailored lessons to suit you.

I offer flexible guitar lessons suited to your needs. From Blues, Rock, Acoustic,
to Gypsy Jazz and more.
I’m patient and friendly and love the guitar ! Get in touch for a no obligation chat and tell me what you’re after.
I’m a professional composer specialising in the guitar.

Location

At teacher's location: Brighton, UK
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General info

Skills:
Guitar:
Acoustic, Blues, Country & bluegrass, Electric, Folk, Funk, Indie & alternative, Jazz, Jazz manouche, Pop, Punk, Rap & hip hop, Reggae & dub, Rock, Song & varieties
Age:
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced
Duration:
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English

About Me

I'm friendly and patient and will work out a tailored plan to suit you. Most of all I think learning and playing the guitar should be a fun and rewarding experience.

Education

Piano grade 6, theory grade 6. Many years playing guitar in various bands of many genres (blues, function, Spaghetti Western, jazz funk, backing a female singer, gypsy swing) bands and ten years as a composer/guitarist/producer.

Experience / Qualifications

MICHAEL
My work includes scoring
‘The Thirteenth’ feature film (previously known as The Judas Curse)
directed by Chris Hastings, 1066 Productions. It now has two best music awards.
BBC4 Arts documentaries, including:
‘The Art of Cornwall’
‘This Green Pleasant Land’ (directed by Spike Geilinger)
and more experimental work for Fiona Geilinger’s short film ‘Wallpaper’
shown at the BFI London Film Festival.
Dulux ‘Colour Futures’ video 2011 and 2012.
Ninja Tune Production Music. Indie Folk. (Nominated for Production Music Awards 2019)
Albums for Red and Bear Music Ltd: Ambient Piano
Ambient Guitar
Grunge
Gypsy Jazz album for Samba Guitar album for Sync Music American album for Sync Music
I provided music for one of the new Blue Square Betting TV ads:
Nonsense in Football, which airs on ITV4 and Sky. Directed by Theo Delaney
‘The One Show’ a piece about Prozac. (28th May 2011) also ‘Panorama’ BBC1 and ‘Coach Trip’ C4.
Short film by Ed Morris, ‘The Widower’ starring Tony Osaba of ’Porridge’ fame. Sky Arts ad for Constable Exhibition at The V & A.
Julien Temple’s ‘Rio 50 degrees celcius’ documentary.
Production music for Bibliotheque Music.
Rock music for ‘Wheels’ TV, USA.
Radio ad for Glow Gyms.
Radio ad for ‘The Angry Owl’ El Paso Texas. Slide blues backing track.
Music for Air bnb USA (Red & Bear)
Music for Harley Davidson ads x4 (Red & Bear)
Ongoing work includes Red & Bear and score for ‘Invisible Heroes’ (1066 Productions) documentary about the positive effects of Cosplay.
The score for the documentary about Laos for Adri berger.
I also play Gypsy Jazz guitar in a band.

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