Rock Guitar Promo
Rock Guitar promo track, which demonstrates various rhythm and lead playing techniques.
|Guitar ability:||Expert||Producer ability:||Intermediate
|Bass Guitar ability:||Intermediate||Engineer ability:||Intermediate
|Keyboard ability:||Beginner||Like to join a band:||No
Private Guitar Tutor 2006-2011
-Provide instrumental tuition to students of a wide variety of ages. Tuition covers all genres of the electric guitar, acoustic guitar, RGT grade exams, Rock School grade exams, Music theory, GCSE and A-Level Music.
Session guitarist for ex- Cradle of Filth Guitarist Charles Hedger 2008-2010
-Employed for solo project of ex-Cradle of Filth guitarist Charles Hedger. Undertook the task of imitating exact guitar sounds and playing styles to recreate pre-recorded compositions. The playing consisted of more advanced electric guitar solo techniques, such as sweep picking, tapping and modal improvisation. Completed full UK and European tours, including performances at major music festivals and the Birmingham NEC arena.
Session Guitarist for Artist Tiffany Page (Mercury Music Group) 2011-2012
-Performed the role of lead guitarist focusing on writing, recording and performing songs of pop music nature.
Acquired excellent studio experience from recording guitar parts in a high- pressure environment. Parts had to be created from the artist’s direction, and performed with the upmost musicianship. Completed full UK tours, including performances at Brixton Academy.
Clacton Coastal Academy Rock School, 2011- Date
-Perform the role of guitar, bass and band tutor for a large group of students. Student’s ages range from primary to secondary school with varying abilities.
-The goals from this workshop are to further student’s musical knowledge (technical and theoretical) and their ability to interact musically in a band/ live situation.
Songwriter/ Producer 2012- Date
-Part of a song writing team based in Notting Hill, London. Tasks include writing songs for a variety of pop artists, recording, vocal tuning, synthesizer programming and project mixing.
-Artists’ include- Newton Falkner, Becky Hill (The Voice), Sophie Elis Bexter.
Library Music 2012-Date
- Write and produce music for TV and Film.
- Produce music to a brief and visual aid.
- Songs sometimes need to be changed to sync with the visual or to portrait the right emotion for that scene, so a high level of communication skills are required to complete the task.
- Music Libraries that work is completed for include- Music Blender (LA, USA), Audio Network (UK)
- Currently have tracks on a bulling special on channel E! (Entertainment), VW in- house advert and Haymarket Publishing in-house advert