About Rob

Rob Wilson has been playing guitar since he was 8 years old.

First studying classical guitar, then electric guitar before playing his first "pub gig" at the age of eleven. He has been gigging pretty much non-stop since then and has performed at venues including Ronnie Scotts and Manchester Academy.

Rob is a published songwriter and has sessioned on many albums and EPs over the years, as well as releasing his own material with various projects covering many different genres.

He currently plays in three York based bands.

Rob started teaching professionally at the age of 18 after studying music A-Level and has been teaching professionally since 2004, teaching over 400 pupils, many of whom have gone on to play in well respected bands. Many have followed their musical interests to degree level and pursued careers in music.

He lives in York with his partner and three children.

/// About Rob

Rob has been playing in bands since he was 11 years old and been gigging pretty much non-stop since then, playing venues such as Ronnie Scotts and the Manchester Academy.

He has been teaching full time for 9 years, helping over 500 pupils, many of whom have gone on to play in well respected bands or complete music degrees... read more...

/// Musical Styles

  • Acoustic and Classical
  • Blues and rock
  • Rhythm and Lead
  • Most other genres and styles

/// Suitable for

All levels of expertise from complete beginners to students working towards grades. Rob has helped many pupils through graded exams from Grade 1 to Grade 8 in both guitar and bass.

Rob has also helped many others who just want to play for fun...read more...