Here's a quick summary of relevant info:

  • Self-taught multi-instrumentalist with over 50 years experience playing music.
  • Proficient in fiddle, guitar, mandolin, penny whistle, ukulele.
  • Sound knowledge of music theory.
  • Experience in teaching instrument playing and theory in both group and individual sessions to ages ranging from 5 to 92.
  • Performed both as a soloist and a member of a folk duo (“Spirit of the Glen”) for 16 years in festivals and multiple venues ranging from showgrounds to pubs, clubs and churches around NSW.
  • Winner of the Australian Celtic Festival Triquetra Award.
  • Full writer member of the Australian Performing Right Association (APRA).
  • WWCC (working with children) number - WWC1901714E
  • Successfully completed the Child Safe eLearning course provided by the NSW Office of the Children’s Guardian.
  • Semi-retired IT professional, I’ve lived in Glen Innes with my family since 2002.