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Stephen has lots of experience in playing and arranging various styles of music for the Guitar.


He has played in bands / groups from solo up to six-piece during his musical career.


His lessons are run from his base in Henley-in-Arden, are usually of one-and-a-half

hours duration and are focussed on what the individual wants to learn.


He has great enthusiasm for guitar tuition and to support this has passed exams with Distinction

set by the prestigious Registry of Guitar Tutors of which Sir Paul McCartney is a current Patron.

These exams are also part of the Thames Valley University and London College of Music



Should anyone seek to take exams, then Steve would do

everything to ensure success.


Steve has now received his CRB form so he is free to teach to pupils of any age.

This is great news as he is now looking forward to teaching in schools.

The C.R.B. Disclosure Number is 001387308049 and is dated 28th November 2012.






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Steve has now received his

C.R.B. form.


Steve attended the 20th Anniverary

of the Registry of Guitar Tutors which

was held on 9th September 2012 at the University of West London, Ealing.


There was an extensive programme of seminars by top music educators.

Also, there was a guest appearance by Hugh Burns who has worked with Sir Paul McCartney and Michael Jackson. He played on George Michael's "Careless Whisper" and his solo on Gerry Rafferty's recording of 

"Baker Street" is legendary.

He has also worked on film scores.



Should you wish to take lessons with Steve, contact him and if so required,

 he will actually go with you to help  choose your guitar and then show

you how to play it properly.


He has extremes of patience whilst

teaching and ensures that the student

learns to play confidently.


Steve has given lessons to a variety of people, such as :


A Chef, Carpenter, University Lecturer,

Engineer, Personal Trainer, Medical

Professional, ex University students and an an ex-member of the E.L.O. !


See his "Contact Me" link for details.

 Welcome to the world of Stephen Thombs