Mr Nicholson has played guitar for nearly 30 years.  He started off playing lead guitar in bands.  After 10 years he began to study classical music. He studied a 4 year degree at Birmingham Conservatoire.


Mr Nicholson has taught for over 10 years in various schools to all ages and levels.  He teaches all styles of guitar and regularly enters students for their grade exams. 

He runs several guitar ensemble groups.  Students are given the opportunity to perform regularly.  Mr Nicholson teaches Guitar at Aston Fields Middle School on a Thursday.

Extra-curricular music activities

Day Club Year group/s Time Room Contact
Monday Cello ensemble   10.00 - 10.30am  Music Mrs Pearson
Tuesday Woodwind ensemble    3.30 - 4.15pm Music Mr Hall & Mr Tattam 
Wednesday String ensemble    12.30 - 1.15pm  Music Mrs Flannigan
Wednesday Boys' choir   lunchtime Rm 12 Miss Croom / Mrs Spencer
Thursday Guitar ensemble   10.00-10.30 Music Mr Nicholson