Kate is an experienced guitar and bass teacher as well as a busy professional musician. Studying at London’s Academy of New Music, Kate qualified as a CTLLS Music Educator in 2009 with distinction. She has since worked in local primary and secondary schools as a peripatetic tutor as well as her own private teaching practice and has helped students of all ages learn for fun or work towards grades and GCSE performances.
As a professional musician, Kate has been there, done that! A fluent sightreader on bass guitar, Kate has held showband residencies, worked on cruise ships, in theatre and worked in touring bands in the UK, Europe and US. She continues to play gigs, from big to small and has a particular interest in Jazz, funk and soul.
Kate’s teaching style is often described as patient and nurturing. She works hard towards tailoring lessons and teaching material to suit each student and looks forward to working with you or your child.