Hugh teaches guitar and ukulele in primary and secondary schools in Cambridgeshire. He joined Cambridgeshire Music in 2000 and was Head of Guitar from 2005 – 2009. He has a particular interest in the use of ukulele with Key Stage 1 pupils, and has also taught the instrument to whole classes at Year 4 as part of Wider Opportunities programme.

Hugh now runs Ringing Strings, his own freelance music teaching practice in Cambridgeshire schools.

Hugh teaches mandolin as well, and collaborated with the late Alison Stephens on  developing contemporary student mandolin repertoire, contributing two books to her series (published by Astute Music).



Kate is a freelance graphic designer who started her own business, Little Designs Cambridge, in 2011. With a background in music, theatre and dance, Little Designs Cambridge focuses on print design particularly for the arts world. She loves a challenge and is thrilled at the interesting and diverse projects she has worked on over such a short period of time.

Kate also works part-time for Cambridge based Keystage Arts and Heritage Company as their resident designer and project development officer.