Trained to the highest level, Jon Varley has achieved much success over the past 25 years in music. An award winning student from the age of 16, he attended many different music colleges, gaining a Licentiate Diploma in Guitar with Honours, from the London Guildhall School of Music, studying under Internationally renowned guitarist Neil Smith; a Postgraduate Diploma in Guitar Performance from the Royal Welsh College of Music, studying under Internationally acclaimed guitarist John Mills and taking his study of the instrument even further, a Fellowship Diploma in Guitar Performance from the London College of Music. During his studies he also received the “Music Student of the Year Award”, a Special Commendation and the much coveted John Mills Guitar Prize.
Jon spent the best part of 15 years performing around the world as a soloist and as a session musician. He also has vast knowledge as a songwriter, composer and music producer. In more recent years, Jon has mostly stepped down from performing and established himself as a specialist in the field of music education, training everyone from beginner to professional, including teacher training. It’s from his vast knowledge and experience in the world of music, that he’s created a simple, effective system in guitar training, which comes with a proven track record, with students going on to become successful musicians in their own right.
Now, you too can train with Jon as he brings his courses to the online audience.