Andrea Basiola, is an Italian guitar player currently based in London, UK. He started
playing in Italy at the age of 12, being part of different cover bands and gigging in and around his hometown Cremona.
The big opportunity came in 2009 when Andrea won a scholarship to study at Tech Music Schools in London, one of Europe's most known music colleges, where he graduated receiving the One Year Diploma. During the course he was writing for the Italian national guitar magazine "Chitarre".
In June 2012 he became a guitar endorser for the English company FRET KING, after winning a competition on PLAY MUSIC MAGAZINE, being nominated BEST INDIVIDUAL PERFORMER OF 2012.
Andrea is an experienced guitar teacher, teaching all ages, and is fully CRB checked. His lessons stretch from guitar theory to technique to songwriting, and they give the student a fun, complete and useful way to learn.
Hear Andrea Play
Future Shock - Life Goes On
Andrea has the Following qualifications
Scholarship Winner to London Musictech
In London, Andrea recorded 2 singles and 2 albums with his rock bands, Kill For Eden and Future Shock, gigged in and outside the capital (including the 02 Shepherds Bush, Empire, Hayes Theatre, 02 Islington Academy, 100 Club and many more).
Andrea is also always working on his own material , his favourite style is rock, but he also loves blues, funk and soul.