Samuel Brooks – Guitar Tutor
Samuel is an advanced young guitarist with many years of performing and recording under his belt. His range of music includes: Rock, Blues, Country, Pop, Jazz, Fusion. His other skills include: Vocalist (lead vocals)
Samuel has studied music at A level and improvises on the guitar with skills in both rhythm and lead. He knows about guitar tone and knows how to produce a great sound from the guitar, amplifiers and effects. Samuel has achieved grades 1-8 on the prestigious Rgt exam board and is now currently studying for his Rgt Jazz diploma.
Samuel teaches one-to-one and group sessions on the electric guitar, helping people improve knowledge in music theory, technical playing skills and improvisation. Unique lesson plans are crafted for each individual including self produced backing tracks an incorporation of songs of choice and access to video footage of what has been covered in the lesson, this keeps the individual interested and helps them achieve satisfying results quickly.
Having started her career at the age of 4 with piano lessons Abbie has continued playing various instruments ever since which has let to achieving a BMus at Cambridge University followed by further training at Leeds College of Music.
In addition to weekend drum teaching at Courtyard Music I am a music lecturer at Halesowen College having attained my teaching qualifications at the University of Worcester.
Mirron started playing guitar aged 11. He graduated with Distinction from the Higher National Diploma in Music Performance. He specialises in electric guitar and has LCM Grade also with Distinction.
Tim first became inspired to play guitar after watching a Led Zeppelin DVD. After a few lessons from RGT, Des Sherwood, he attended a local jam night where jammed with his friend Jack Bowles.
Gabriel started playing drums at an early age and at 13, was playing professionally in bands. At 16 years of age, he was signed to the Mystic Records label with his older brother in their band, Virgil and the Accelerators.