Music Tuition in North Edinburgh - for all Levels - and for all Ages!

Lessons in Mandolin, Guitar, Bouzouki and More - Online folders and audio practice files included!



Jigs and Reels

 Rags and Rants
 Jazz and Blues
 Scottish and Irish
 Country and World 
 Pickin' and  Strummin

......and more!


Country styles including 
ragtime picking, slide guitar
blues, basic to advanced strumming techniques and 

flat-picking American style.

Latin jazz styles, song 
composition and structure.

Songwriting in a variety of 
styles (English teacher)

Advanced traditional Irish and Scottish song and tune accompaniment 
in a variety of styles 
and tunings.
A Phew Silvery Tunes
a workshop in Glasgow for mandolins,
mandolas, bouzoukis, citterns 
and other plucked or hammered instruments. 
Note: Workshop 8 Nov 26th
Register interest at
or call 07806 202869
                             (details here)   
A Phew Silvery Tunes - from the October workshop
Here are some live samples from the seventh workshop in this series.

Tuition samples in Easy Irish Mandolin

Tunes and audio files I use to help you learn 
Tuition samples in Intermediate Celtic Mandolin 
Some more challenging styles you can learn.