Education

2009 - 2011
Academy of Contemporary Music, Guildford
B.Mus in Music Performance
Dissertation: "Jazz Composers & Their Influences"
1st class honours

2006 - 2008
Kidderminster College, Worcestershire
B.Tec in Music Practice
Passed with Distinction

2004 - 2006
Heathfield School, Worcestershire
GCSE Music
Passed with Grade A 
Teaching

2010 - 2016
Freelance guitar teacher
Peripatetic and private tutor of guitar and bass
One-to-one and small group lessons in and out of educational establishments

2014 - 2016
Swindon Music Co-operative, Wiltshire
Peripatetic teacher for guitar, bass and ukulele
One-to-one and small group lessons in primary and secondary schools

2012 - 2014
Springfield Academy, Calne, Wiltshire
Instructor of Digital Audio Technology
Working with young people with complex social and learning difficulties, developing syllabus and overall course structure around the use of radio, audio editing software, applications, music and sound, and administering all grades.

2013
Academy of Music & Sound, Swindon, Wiltshire
Instructor at level 3.1 for guitar
Developed lesson plans and content from syllabus, and administered relevant grades

2011- 2012
Ultimate Tuition, Swindon, Wiltshire
Tutor for guitar and bass (electric, acoustic and classical)
One-to-one and small group lessons following grade books and personalised programs
Performance

2018 - Present
Theatre band - The Zoots
Lead guitar, backing vocals
60s, 70s, 80s themed theatre productions
Performing at theatres/venues across the UK & overseas

2018 - Present
Solo acoustic & voice
Covers and originals

2017 - 2018
Tribute band - Mick Jogger & The Stones Experience
Rhythm and lead guitar

2017 - Present
Originals - Dirt Road Project
Songwriter, arranger, guitarist, vocals
Country-blues original music

2015 - 2018
Function band - The DeciBelles
Guitarist (electric and acoustic), backing vocals
Rock and pop covers band performing at weddings, functions and corporate events

2010 - Present
Deputy musician
Guitar and bass
Stand-in musician at weddings, functions and corporate events

2013 - 2016
Back Water Rhythm and Blues Band
Guitarist, band leader
R&B covers band performing at festivals, clubs and on the local circuit

2010 - 2016
Acoustic Duo - Alicia and Adam
Guitarist, backing vocals, arranger
Acoustic covers duo performing at weddings, parties and on the local circuit

2012 - 2015
Covers band - A Dig In The Ribs
Guitarist, backing vocals
Rock covers band performing at weddings, parties and on the local circuit
Certificates

Rockschool Electric Guitar Grade 8
ABRSM Music Theory Grade 5