Kevin is an acoustic guitarist specialising in composition and ‘open tunings’. He has performed as a solo guitarist (including sell out performances at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival) primarily as an acoustic roots/folk artiste, but also in local duos and bands around Torquay where he has lived for over 30 years.
Kevin performs regularly with his duo The Cellotones featuring cello and guitar. The Cellotones perform an eclectic mix of original music and covers, composed/arranged by Kevin. The Cellotones are currently recording their debut album ‘Elements’ (release date to TBC)…..visit The CelloTones
In his business life, Kevin is the founding Director of the Academy of Music & Sound (one of the UK’s largest national network of rock and popular music colleges) and has represented Creative Industries at various senior levels through his groundbreaking apprenticeship programmes for young people. In 2015 Kevin was nominated by the Music Industries Association (MIA) for a Creative & Cultural Skills Music Skills Award in recognition of his work for a Music Instrument Retail Training & Apprenticeship Scheme (MIRTAS)