Lee B

Lee is a professional Jazz musician who performs regularly in London and throughout the UK. One of his projects is the high energy funk band The Getup, who regularly get radio airplay on BBC 6 Music and have played throughout the UK and abroad. Most recently they supported Craig Charles for the Craig Charles Funk and Soul Show (BBC 6), in Manchester. Lee has been studying and playing the guitar for over 25 years and teaching for over 12 years. He gained his Bmus (Hons) in Jazz studies from Birmingham Conservatoire, where he studied with some of the best musicians in the country such as Phil Robson, Dave Cliff, Fred Baker, Mike Outram and others. Prior to this he received a Btec National Diploma in Popular Music, which gave him a solid foundation in all styles of music, and before that he studied A Level Music Technology while also joining the Cornwall Youth Jazz Orchestra. Lee has worked in a variety of primary and secondary school environments as well, and is confident teaching pupils of any age and ability. He teaches in all styles and for all grades – 1 -8 in RGT, Trinity, or Rockschool – in instrument and theory.