Joe is an M.A. Composition and BMus (Hons) Music postgraduate from City University London and the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, specialising in guitar. Joe performs professionally in many styles, ensembles, solo performances and pit bands for musical theatre; most notably, Ronnie Scott’s (residency), The Jazz Café, The Royal Albert Hall Verdi, Birmingham Symphony Hall (jazzlines), Milton Court (Barbican), The Royal Academy of Art, Le Quecumbar (house band) and BBC Radio.
He has also worked with: ‘Robohands’, ‘Benoit Viellefon & his Orchestra’, ‘Benet McLean’, ‘Coco ‘n’ the Fellas’, ‘The Jorge Bravo Trio’, ‘Amy Hollinrake’, ‘Swing’it’. He is a visiting accompanist at the GSMD and Goldsmiths University of London and has previously worked with ‘Brains & Hunch – Music For Moving Image’.
Joe is a widely experienced and established private music tutor, working in St. John’s Wood, London – He has many references from pupils and parents which attest to his exceptional professionalism. Joe has also worked in the state sector as a peripatetic and classroom teacher.