David Clappison

Guitar/Bass Tutor

I am a Professional Guitar Tutor based in the North East of England. I teach: acoustic, bass, classical and electric guitar in all styles of music including: Classical, flamenco, latin, jazz, rock, meta l etc.

Qualifications and Expereince:

I have been teaching guitar for 10 years now in student's homes, Music Schools and Colleges. I've also been playing guitar for 20 years and have played in various bands from solo jazz and classical performances to funk and rock in bigger venues. I perform regularly with my original band (The Flytes) and my cover's band (Steel River) I also do session work. I have performed in Europe and the U.S with my original band.

My qualifications include:

  • National Diploma in Music
  • Grade 8 Electric Guitar (Distinction) - London College of Music
  • Grade 8 Classical Guitar (Distinction) - Associated Board of the Royal School of Music
  • City and Guilds 7307 Teaching Qualification
  • Ongoing professional development

Professional Membership:

  • RGT (Registry of Guitar Tutors)
  • MU (Musicians Union)

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