JJ Wheeler

Born in Sutton, South London, JJ Wheeler grew up being influenced by his parents varied choices of music, ranging from Gospel to 70s/80s Progressive Rock to M.O.R. music. Under the guidance of session supremo Mark Claydon (Liberty-X, Gene Drayton Unit, The Getup), JJ learned to 'play the groove' and play appropriate to the music from the age of 8

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”the 19-year-old Wheeler got a fantastic grasp of melody, always going directly for the hook, but a sophisticated ear for arrangements and delivery”

“Like light slowly appearing through dark clouds, it's really obvious and really brilliant at the same time and you can imagine it being a genuine hit in the States at least.”

-(both) Graham Chalmers, www.modernmusicreview.com

Primary Instrument

Drums

Location

Knaresborough, North Yorkshire

Willing to teach

Intermediate to advanced students

Credentials/Background

4 years valuable teaching experience. Taken pupils from grade 1 to grade 8 level in just over 2 years. Also had experience teaching people with visual impairments and learning difficulties. £20 p/h. Half-hour lessons available.

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