Studying music from the age of eight, I have had the privilege to advance my techniques in numerous establishments including:
- Leeds College of Music (2010-2012, 2017-ongoing)
- Bath Spa University (2015-2016)
- The Institute of Contemporary Music Performance (2014-2015)
- Bristol Institute of Modern Music (2012-2014)
Here are the qualifications that I have gained to date:
- RGT accredited tutor status (2017)
- NQT accreditation from the Department for Education (2017).
- PCGE in Primary education at Bath Spa University -Pass with QTS and Outstanding (2016).
- BMUS Honours in Popular Music Performance at the Institute of Contemporary Music Performance (2015) - Awarded a first class honours degree with best bassist and best overall student.
- Rockschool Level Six Diploma in Music Teaching (2015) - Awarded with distinction in association with Rockschool and the Institute of Contemporary Music Performance.
- RGT acoustic guitar grade 5 (Merit)
- RGT Grade 8 Electric Bass Guitar (2011) - Awarded distinction.
- LCM Popular Music Theory Grade 5 (2011) - Grade 5.
- BTEC Level 3 Extended National Diploma in Popular Music at Leeds College of Music (2010-2012) - Awarded Distinction*, Distinction*, Distinction.
- MMus Creative Musician at Leeds College of Music (Completion in July 2018)
- RGT grade 8 electric guitar (working towards)
- Rockschool grade 8 electric guitar (working towards)
- RGT grade 4 ukulele (working towards)
- LCM popular music theory grade 8 (Working towards)
- 2017 - Completed NQT qualification in state school whole class teaching.
- 2016 - Played BBC 6 Fringe at the Louisiana Bristol with Lauren Bradford.
- 2015 - Best Bassist at the Institute of COntemporary Music Performance in association with Ernie Ball.
- 2015 - Best Overall at the Institute of COntemporary Music Performance in association with The Musicians Union.
- April 2015 - Released debut album 'No Distance Too Far' as a CD, digital release, and a notation book.
- 2014 - Toured the Island of Mauritius with Lauren Bradford, supporting the artist Zulu on one date.
- 2014 - Played 2000 Trees Festival with Lauren Bradford.