John is a friendly, articulate and patient teacher of:

  • Electric and fretless bass
  • Jazz and improvisation 
  • Musicianship: theory, harmony, aural skills (ear training), sight reading, piano for non-pianists, etc.
  • Using Sibelius

John is based in South East London and can travel. He is also happy to teach remotely, and has a high-quality home setup and fast internet connection to facilitate this.

Rates are available on request.

“Just one lesson with John has helped me understand and structure my jazz improvisation. I am using this approach in my practice and am already playing with more confidence.” — Nick, student