Echo Factory Tutors
Music Industry Professionals
Echo Factory tutors are all music industry professionals who have toured and recorded with, managed and produced many major and breakthrough artists from across the globe.
Our tutors are not academics, they’re qualified practitioners, still innovating and inspiring.
If you want to be prepared for a longstanding career, you must learn from those who operate at the cutting edge.
Specialist Skills: Groove and Feel; Programming
Recently played with: Kylie; Pixie Lott; Duffy; Lucy Silvas
Guitar & Bass
Specialist Skills: Recording, Touring, Production
Recently played with: Gary Numan, Pop Will Eat Itself
Specialist Skills: Bass (electric, acoustic, double); Programming
Recently played with: Fleur East, Leona Lewis, Kylie, Sugababes, Christophe Willem
Specialist Skills: Entrepreneurship; Music Marketing; Digital Media; Music Business Consultancy; Photography
Recent successes: Playing a key role in the success of many multi-million pound businesses
Director of Studies
Specialist Skills: Piano, Keys, Improvisation, Composition
Experience: An accomplished jazz pianist & specialist in creative arts higher education
Specialist Skills: Groove; Solid as a rock
Recently played with: Jeff Beck; Annie Lennox; Anastacia
Specialist in: Vocals; Performing Arts
Recently played with: Numerous West End productions.
Specialist Skills: Bass, Production, Touring, Event Management
Recently played with: Paul Carrack, Guy Barker, Elliot Randall and John Etheridge
Specialist skills: Music Business; Artist Management; Marketing; A&R; Music Production; Event Management
Career Highlights: Collaboration with David Bowie; A&R Manager at BMG Records; Resident DJ at Glastonbury; Big Chill & Bestival Festivals
Specialist Skills: Guitar; Sitar; Composer
Recently played with: Sting; Eric Johnson, Carlos Santana
Drums & Percussion
Specialist in: Live Performance; Studio
Recently toured with: Biffy Clyro and Keane.
CEO / Music Business
Specialist skills: Entrepreneurship; Drums
Accomplishments: Creating Echo Factory; columnist for Rhythm magazine; award winning entrepreneur
Specialist Skills: Event Management, Visual Editing
Career Highlights: Co-founder and Director of Petulant Penguin, a cutting edge artist management, event and promotions company.
Specialist Skills: Pop, jazz, fusion & production.
Recently played with: The Bee Gees; Ronan Keating; Robbie Williams
Specialist Skills: Rock & Metal
Career Highlights: Osaka Punch, Awarded Best Drummer Nationwide 2010 (Australia)
Specialist Skills: Jazz; Funk; Electro
Recently played with: Pest (Ninja Tune); Solo
Keyboard, flute and violin
Specialist Skills: Multi-instrumentalist, Composition, Production, Music Business
Career Highlights: An experienced musician, writer, lecturer and arts educator, who performs and directs internationally.
Specialist Skills: Funk; Pocket; Groove and Feel
Recently played with: Reuben Wilson; Blackout; Beto Medina
Specialist in: Bass
Recently played with: Sam Bailey; Slade