Buddy's Beats are the complete Music mentoring & confidence coaching service. Your fast track to Rock God status.
Whether you'd like to learn a new skill, enhance an existing one or simply blow off the cobwebs ("still got it!") - we're here to help.
We offer beginner - intermediate tuition on the guitar, drums & Piano / Keyboard. We also provide singing lessons & vocal coaching. Our lessons & courses are delivered online after an initial face to face consultation. The lessons are delivered in quick "micro beat" bursts that are guaranteed to be fun, unique & highly effective. Learn in a time frame that works for you! Exclusive access to your own personal learning platform!
Why Buddy's Beats? These lessons are not run of the mill "YouTube" videos (yawn.) Our sessions are delivered for YOU meeting YOUR requirements & working directly towards YOUR goal! This is why we meet before making your package. We'll get you where you want to be as quickly as possible. This isn't a promise of a "quick fix" however, we'll focus purely on what you'll need to know & cut out the majority of the jargon & theory (usually left in to make tutor / music School look good.)
So now you've learnt a new skill, how about a performance? Buddy offers extensive stage presence, public speaking & confidence coaching. Want to perform a family favourite at an up and coming event? Love the idea of serenading your new bride / husband? What about a truly unforgettable marriage proposal? We've got you. Not only that, but we'll get you "show ready" in 12 short lessons or less. Imagine the look on their faces when YOU are the star! Create amazing & ever lasting memories. Buddy will provide everything you'll need. No prior music knowledge is required to undertake any of our courses.
We'd love to Rock n Roll with you. Scroll down to check out our packages & see how we can help you "Give the performance of your life" Submit your enquiry & we'll get back to you in a micro beat. Don't forget to keep the party alive by following us on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram for updates, competitions, offers & live broadcasts.
We'd also be Buddy thrilled if you'd accept this exclusive invitation to join Buddy's Place - an awesome, private group to relax, jam, chat & enjoy everything #RealMusic (requests & contributions welcome ;0))
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Rockin' regards - Ash
Guitar lessons - Beginner - intermediate
Short, fun, easy to follow lessons. Delivered online after initial face to face consultation. Together, we'll have you wielding your axe in no time! You tell us your aim! We'll get you there.
Drum lessons. Beginner - intermediate
Short, fun, easy to follow lessons / courses. Delivered online after initial face to face consultation. Basic beats - awesome fills! Tell us your aim, we'll get you there.
Piano / Keyboard lessons. Beginner - intermediate
Short, fun, easy to follow lessons / courses. Delivered online after initial face to face consultation. Learn your way around the chords, or improv with the best. You decide. Tell us your aim, we'll get you there.
Singing lessons & vocal coaching - Beginner - intermediate
Beginner - intermediate singing & vocal coaching. Simple, fun lessons / courses. Delivered online after initial face to face consultation. Fancy belting out a family favourite? Preparing for an audition? Looking to improve your range? Tell us your aim, we'll get you there.
Stage presence 101
We can help you easily increase your stage presence. Even if this is your first time on stage, by working through Buddy's unique stage presence enhancement program, you'll instantly look (and feel) like the seasoned pro!
Public speaking & projection
Have a public engagement coming up? Perhaps a best man / maid of honour speech? Presentation at work? With our Public speaking course, we'll make sure you truly bring the house down. Goodbye nerves, hello applause!
Give the performance of your life!
The full tuition, confidence building & performance package! In just 7 short lessons (or less,) we'll learn that one special song! Not only that, but we'll prepare you to perform it live (sing, guitar, piano) at an up and coming event. Imagine serenading your new Bride, or surprising friends & family! Imagine the main act ….. is you! Buddy will be with you every step of the way & can accompany you at the main event (you are the star) Memories to last a life time! A priceless experience for you, or an awesome gift for that someone special. We'll supply everything you need. This is our ultimate legend package.
The ultimate proposal
Let's face it, "Will you Marry me?" has to be the most important question you'll ever ask right? Let us help you make it the most memorable too! Ever see a piano at one of London's underground stations? wouldn't it be awesome to take your (soon to be!) fiancé by surprise by playing their favourite / your special song inclusive of a proposal? How about an impromptu street performance before you get down on one knee? With our tailored package, Buddy can fully prepare you for a truly unforgettable, unique Wedding proposal. Full instrumental & vocal preparation & confidence coaching. We'll be with you every step of the way - even at the proposal itself! (though YOU are the star.)
Absolutely outstanding! Could not recommend him enough! Down to earth, flexible with songs and very talented... Thankyou Ashley for making our special day perfect
N. Kerdouda (Bride - Wedding, Sept '18)
What a superb voice with a great mix of songs. I will definitely book him again and thoroughly recommend for any other events
N. Fieldhouse (local festival organiser - Jul '18)
Thankyou so much for being such a great singer and entertainer at Don's 70th. We have received many compliments about you and your choice of songs. It was a great evening x
Louise V. (Organiser - 70th Birthday party)
Fantastic performance on Saturday 22/09/18 from Ashley. Personally felt like I had been transferred back to the 50's listening to the fresh sounds of Buddy Holly. Well done, you nailed it.
Steve Bird. (Organiser - Rock & Roll fund raiser - Studley - Sept '18
Ash, you're a natural. You also give us the best price!
A. Hine MBE (Host of annual Blackpool Pleasure Beach show) - Roller Coaster Club of Great Britain (Chairman) March '18
Ash - it was a joy. Thanks so much for your humour, patience and of course lovely music
T. Kadri Feb. 18 - (Repeat customer - family gatherings)
"The man can play. Really set the scene for an amazing reception. Thanks a million!"
A. Whitehead, Aug '17
"You were so in tune with your audience Ash. Well done!"
A. Hallan, April '17
“Ash – you got people up dancing, and kept them up. Thank you! Great job!”
JM (Wedding – ’15)
“I would recommend Ash to anyone. Versatile & enthusiastic!”
PL (Masonic black tie event – ’15)
“Great Buddy voice! When you gonna be at the theatre doing the Buddy Holly story?”
LM (Fellow performer at a rehearsal studio - ’16)
“Thanks for your piano playing during our drinks reception. Who’s have thought that Classical mixed in with Elton John, Coldplay, Jazz and Jamiroquai would work so well? Brill!”
AK (Wedding - ’16)
“You are fast becoming our favorite performer. When can you come back?”
LK (Care home entertainment coordinator – ’14)
“We have used Ashley on a number of occasions. I wouldn’t go anywhere else! One moment it’s Nat King Cole, then Elvis, then Louie Armstrong, then Robbie Williams, and of course Buddy Holly! He even had props! Some great one liners thrown in too. What an entertainer and much less expensive than other artists! Highly recommend.”
VW (Customer of private events & numerous local Summer fetes & public events)
“I lovvvvvvvved you’re Big Boppa number!!”
SC (Christmas function - ’15)
“It was like listening and watching the Man himself. What a tribute!”
DW (Anniversary party - ’15)
“Thank you so much for your lovely singing. The ladies would like to have you back again next year!”
TM (Charity – Michael Sobell House Ladies of the night charity run for cancer research UK)
“It was lovely to see my granddad reminiscing about his hay day during your ballads. I was very touched – thank you!”
HS (Carehome - ’16)
“Ash just wanted to say thank you. You made our big day complete and several people commented on how great you were. Hope to see you again!”
AK (Wedding - ’16)
“Ashley – everyone really enjoyed you’re performance, Thank you so much – my husband had a brilliant Birthday”
JT (Birthday function - ’14)
"Ash I have to say your impersonations were fantasic." Props too! Hope to see you again soon!
A Bowers - (Pub audience member - May '18)
I have to say Ashey that you set a perfect tone for the evening. Thank you so much.
P.J (50th Wedding Anniversary celebration - Jun'18)
Ash - thankyou so much. Yesterday was one of the best days we've ever had!
V. Beckett (40th Wedding Anniversary celebration Jun'18)
Saturday was amazing! Feedback has been brilliant. Thanks for stepping in as compare and drawing the raffle
L Keterston (RocknRoll fundraiser - Jul '18)
Was totally amazing.. He kept the party flowing and everyone had a wonderful time ;0)
M. Boyes (Guest at 04th Birthday party - Jul '18)
Hi Ashley. What a great evening last night. Everyone had a good time thank you. My family all said what a lovely time they had.
D. Wilson (60th Birthday party)
Absolute Gent! Thankyou Ash, you were perfect. Highly recommend
C. Webb (Groom - Wedding, Sept '18)
I've been coming here for 3 years and no one has come close to you! Brilliant!
E. Smith (Visitor to carehome - tribute night. Sept '18)
Fantastic entertainment. Wonderful voice!
T. Healy (Landlady & entertainment manager - Aug '18)
I just wanted to say an enormous thankyou for entertaining us last evening at our WI 96th Birthday Party. I had several people tell me how much they enjoyed the music. and Guests from other chapters want your details! Keep on rocking!
Sylvia Witman (President - Greater London Women's Institute - Oct '18)
Dear Ashley, thanks for making it a great evening!
Don V (70th Birthday party - Oct '18)
Thank u so much 4 Saturday night. It was really great. Everyone has said how good it was. Are you free to do my Dad's 70th?
Jo Saunders. (70th B'day party organiser - Nov'18)