John is an accomplished and versatile instrumentalist in jazz and classical piano and classical violin. He is a teacher of piano with southwest London-based company Scales Music.


  • 99% distinction in Licentiate of Trinity College London piano recital diploma (June 2017)

  • Performed Mozart’s Concerto No. 10 for Two Pianos in E-flat major, K. 365/316a, at the UBS centre, London (November 2015)

  • West Suffolk Young Musician of the Year on piano, and finalist on violin (July 2013) Read More

  • Violinist, composer and conductor at the Royal Academy of Music, Junior Department (2012 — 13)

  • Regular lessons in London and intense residential courses with internationally renowned concert pianist Richard Meyrick and Russian virtuosos Maria Nemtsova and Veronika Ilinskaya as part of the Pianoman Scholarship (2009 — 17)

  • Violinist in the National Children’s Orchestra of Great Britain (2005 — 09) 


  • Keyboards and synths for Wandering Wires (2016 present)

  • Jazz pianist in various cafés, bars and restaurants, and for functions such as weddings (2010 — present). Contact John for bookings

  • Pianist for an Oxford University big band (2014 — 15)

  • Pianist on the National Youth Jazz Collective 2012 and 2014 summer schools