"I'm excited by what lies ahead for you"
Ian Thomas (Eric Clapton, Sting, Mark Knopfler)
"Lovely playing mate"
Robbie Mcintosh - Session Player (Paul McCartney, Mark Knopfler, John Mayer)
"Nice playing Jamie Great Job "
Steve Smith - Producer / Session Player (Roger Daltrey, Pete Townsend, Robbie Mcintosh Band)
"Great Playing Jamie"
Mark Tucker (Jethro Tull, Portishead, PJ Harvey)
"Nice playing , Sounds Great!"
Jim Riley - Nashville Session Drummer (Rascal Flatts)
"Naturally gifted, passionate, and easy to work with...
Jamie's a rare class and i'm proud to say i've worked
- DD Allen (Singer/Songwriter)
"Jamie is a fantastic drummer with great rhythm and
understanding of the clients need. Having my final track
mastered I was very happy with the final outcome
of Jamie's drumming."
- Ryan Butterworth (Singer/Songwriter)
" Jamie is an exceptional person with outsanding
drumming skills and has been able to contribute to
the production of many projects.
Jamie is prompt, reliable and trustworthy."
- Brian Oliver (Manager/Director - Basement Studios)
" Working with Jamie never disappoints. His hard-working, professional attitude is best reflected in his confidence and intuitive style of drumming. At the recording stage, Jamie always delivers in a competent manner, which makes for a smooth recording process. I would advise anyone who is need of a drummer or percussionist to work with Jamie."
- Paul Wendlandt (Composer)
"Jamie is a very patient teacher who clearly loves his job and i can reccomend him highly enough. His lessons are fun and interesting and he lets you develop at your own pace. He's Very likeable and professional in his whole approach and is always happy to offer help/advice and is very reliable"
Neil Clapcott (Student)
It's extremely apparent that Jamie is a knowledgable, experienced and well practiced drummer. His lessons are engaging, varied, fun and delivered in a relaxed yet professional atmosphere, with clear progress lesson and lesson I could not recommend him more highly as a drum tutor"
James Smith (Student)
“My 10 year old has been coming to Jamie for several months now. His drumming has improved immensely, he is always buzzing afterwards and can't wait for his next lesson.”
Rob Carswell (Parent of student Max)
"Jamie is a fantastic teacher, at 40 and having no musical experience I thought I might be to old to learn the drums but Jamie is patient and breaks things down perfectly for me. Im now just over a year in and loving every lesson"
Lee Barrett (Student)
"Jamie has been teaching for us at Bournemouth School Of Music for over a year now. He is passionate, and totally focused on being the best drummer he can be; and he transfers that energy to his students.
I - along with students parents, are so impressed at the continued improvements of students under Jamie's guidance. He is a great asset to our team and hope he continues working at our school for years to come."
Justin & Rachel Thomas (Directors - Bournemouth School Of Music
"Jamie has been teaching my daughter for a couple of years. He is an excellent teacher. My daughter has started in a band at school and he has not only helped her with her grade but her band music. He has helped so much with her confidence and her ability with her music. I highly recommend Jamie as a Teacher"
Michaela Wilson (Parent of student Grace)
"Jamie is a very kind and enthusiastic teacher. My daughter enjoys his lessons and he always makes them fun."
Susannah Gennery (Parent of student Lucy)
"Jamie is a great tutor who makes the lessons interesting and fun. He has been most helpful on improving my technique and every week comes up with something new to learn as well as helping me play stuff that I play with my band. He has a comprehensive knowledge of all styles of music. He always keeps in touch ( not always the case with some tutors!). Very reliable and I would recommend him.
Sarah Lyon (Student)