Jake Faun is an English session guitarrist who has worked in many musical styles performing with various original acts as well as events bands internationally. Jake is also a Yamaha trained guitar tutor and was Head of Guitar at ‘The Music Works’ in the UK from 2012 – 2015. During this time in the school Jake grew from a start-up with 4 tutors and no students to 16 tutors teaching a range instruments to over 250 pupils collectively. Jake taught a uniquely designed Yamaha syllabus and ‘Rock School’ grading system helping many students to pass exams and take their music studies further.


BA Honours Degree in Professional Musicianship from Sussex University (Brighton Institute of Modern Music);

Advanced level qualifications in Music and Music Technology along with ‘Rock School’ Grade 8 pass with distinction.

Credits include

Sir Nolan (Nick Jonas, Justin Beiber), Byrce Vine, DNCE, Alec Benjamin, Selena Gomez, Tears for Fears, Shawn Mendes, John Newman, Bea Miller, 30 Seconds to Mars, 5 Seconds of Summer, Julia Michaels, Toby May (Metway Studios, ‘The Levellers’), Shane Richie, Ed Prosek and Paul ‘Win’ Winstanley.