"It was a pleasure to hear you and your students to whom you are clearly a source of inspiration. Congratulations.
Best wishes, Carlos Bonell" - Portsmouth Music Festival
"A wonderful, exciting performance"
Peter Nuttall - Southampton Music Festival
"A really clever and skillful writer"
Bill Kanengiser - Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
AJ - "I had a trial lesson with another teacher yesterday - I want lessons with you..."
JK - "Your tips and suggestions were well aimed and much appreciated. I went home enthused and full of beans! "
FP - "I was really impressed by your teaching "
SD - "Absolutely brilliant ... a fabulous teacher"
MH - "The lessons are great. I rate them 11 out of 10!"
DCJ - "...looking forward to the next lesson"
EB - "Really really enjoyable"
LH - "Thanks for another great lesson, Derek..."
AWT - "Thank you for being such a patient and inspiring teacher"
AK - "...want to say how much I appreciated the lesson and the preparation you put into it"
SP - "Thanks for a really enjoyable first year - it's been great"
AV - "I got so much from that lesson... and really enjoyed it"
TK - "You're a great teacher"
MP - "I have found you a real inspiration..."
IB - "I have been impressed by your teaching"
HD - "You're a very good teacher - I can see that after just one lesson"
CP - "I really enjoyed my lesson last night and particularly appreciated all of your preparation"
RB - "Very impressed by your total professionalism"
KJ - "I just want to thank you... I do love guitar and you have helped me a lot"
LP - "...you know how to get the best out of people"
AG - "I have learned so much!"
JW - "The lesson was brilliant"
TH - "Enjoyed the lesson today, got a lot out of it"
JF - "I love my lessons, thank you"
MN - "I'm so glad I started 'proper' music! You've really opened my eyes! Thank you."
CK - "Thanks for the lesson yesterday - once again, so informative and interesting."
ED - "It was fun this morning, a great start to the day. Thank you."