Mike Evans is a professional musician and violin teacher with 40 years’ experience. He has a 1st class degree in music from Bath University and is a trained Suzuki Teacher. His pupils range from 3 year old beginners to adults - both those who are learning seriously and those who play for fun.
Mike uses the Suzuki method for beginners, introducing Associated Board exams as pupils progress. He also includes folk fiddle tunes learnt aurally, covering Irish, Scottish, American Bluegrass and Klezmer styles for those that are interested.
Mike’s musical career includes opening the 1st Glastonbury Festival and recording with George Martin with iconic rock band Stackridge. He spent 8 years leading the Pump Room Trio in Bath and led the Georgian Festival Orchestra. He has his own band that performs Ceilidh, Gypsy Jazz and Klezmer for weddings and parties.