Jake has been a passionate and dedicated musician since childhood. He learned to play several instruments as a teenager before majoring in Jazz Guitar at Leeds College of Music.
Now an experienced music educator himself, Jake has taught in many different capacities at numerous school in the north of England. He began working for CMT in September 2016 and currently delivers individual guitar lessons and directs the Saturday Guitar Ensemble.
Jake remains an active gigging musician, playing at weddings and events throughout the UK with Func on the Rocks. He also writes, records and performs for his own original Folk/Jazz quartet, Flotsam.