Meet our team of friendly and helpful tutors!

Kit Robertshaw- Guitar

Hello, My name is Kit Robertshaw and welcome to Guitar Lessons Birmingham! I have been playing the guitar for 22 years and I started teaching guitar in 2009 working as a teacher for Yamaha Music Schools, Midlands Art Centre, privately and in primary and secondary schools.

I am really proud of our fantastic team of teachers and also our amazing pupils and their families! Our mission is to help our pupils achieve their musical goals and love playing music! If you want to learn more about our lessons feel free to send us a message through the website or give me a call on 07766882262 and we can get you started on your own unique learning journey!

Joseph Cotterell – Guitar and Bass

Hey its Joe here! I have over 10 years of playing experience and musical knowledge. I’ve played in various bands in the Midlands area performing rock, metal, blues, funk and pop. My main instrument is bass guitar but I also teach electric and acoustic guitar too! I started teaching at Guitar Lessons Birmingham in 2015 and I have a passion for helping my students to improve their skills.

Hannah Tranchant – Vocals, Piano, Saxophone and Cello

Hello! I’m Hannah and I teach Vocals, Piano, Saxophone and Cello. I have loved performing and teaching my whole life and am currently studying an Honours degree in Music Performance at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire. I have achieved my Grade 8 distinction and Diploma and love to pass on my passion for music to my pupils! My favourite pop artists are Rihanna and Adele but also love dipping into Classical styles such as Mozart and Bach. Most importantly I tailor the lesson to each individuals needs and goals to get the most out of the time we spend together.

Anna Young- Piano and Saxophone

Hi, my name is Anna and I’m a saxophone and piano tutor here! I’m currently studying for a Bmus(hons) performance degree at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire. Qualifications I have include: a performance diploma on the saxophone, grade 8 piano, grade 5 theory, grade 5 popular music singing, A at A level music, A* at GCSE music and I also play various other woodwind instruments. I have toured with ensembles around Germany and Switzerland, played at the famous Edinburgh Jazz Festival, and even been on the Birmingham Symphony Hall stage, to name a few! I’m frequently performing in concerts and gigs around the city, in venues like BMAG or within RBC or up in my hometown of Leeds! I love teaching music here at Guitar Lessons Birmingham and being able to watch the process of people enhancing their skills and developing into fully equipped musicians. If you’re interested in lessons please contact us through the contact form below.

Rob Roberts- Guitar, Bass and Piano

Hi, my name is Rob. I recently graduated from the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire with a degree in composition and have A-levels in music and music tech. I am a member of Juniper (a folk/ceilidh band), Wounded Spirit (an Alt Rock band) and Joe Broughton’s Conservatoire Folk Ensemble (70 piece power folk group) and have performed all over the UK at festivals and concert venues including Kendal Calling, Towersey, Green Man and the Royal Albert Hall as well as having played at the European Parliament Last Year. I love performing all different styles of music from experimental, musicals, folk, rock and especially finger-style acoustic guitar and it has allowed to me perform throughout Europe as well as in Iceland, Japan and America. As a composer I have written music for groups such as BCMG, RBC Symphony Orchestra and Avesta Saxophone Quartet, as well as for 4 films as part of flatpack film festival and 4 stage shows including The Terror which toured to Serbia in 2018. I have love of using Loop Pedals and technology to create and enhance music. During lockdown I have been taking part and creating lockdown videos for many organisations including NSGSO, Coventry Arts and my own band Juniper. Some artists that I love and would recommend checking out are : Andy McKee, Sigur Rós, Queen, Pink Floyd and Punch The Sky (a local band).