Singers at Give Back

The Studios, Newquay

Unit 1, 5 & 7  West Court Yard, Newquay, Cornwall TR71JL

07913 991494

The Studios, Newquay offers singing lessons, music theory lessons, drum lessons, violin lessons, piano lessons, keyboard lessons, guitar lessons, bass guitar lessons, songwriting workshops, group classes, summer camps,  and performance showcases in Newquay, Cornwall.


Ian (Harry)


Role: Bass Guitar Tutor

Availability: Friday & Saturday.

Speciality: Pop, Rock, Funk, Soul

Student Types: Children-Adults and Bass Grades with Trinity

Iain Peter Harris, more commonly known as 'Harry' is a professional session bass player and film composer.


Harry has played with top level musicians worldwide with over 20 years of experience under his belt. He is experienced in performing, touring, sound engineering, composing, arranging and recording, having worked with various bands and artists throughout the UK and overseas from a wide variety of genres.

From performing live in rock bands to recording in the studio for funk and soul artists, Harry has also composed and recorded ambient music for independent film soundtracks and has toured overseas as a professional bass player playing large stadium shows with bands, alongside live orchestras.

Harry has been teaching bass guitar for over 15 years. He was the resident bass Tutor for the Rattle & Drum Music Academy for many years before moving to Cornwall in 2018. 

 "I feel I have vast experience from working in this industry I’d love to share with new students." 

BA(Hons) Music



Role: Bass / Guitar Tutor

Availability: Monday - Thursday

Speciality: Pop, Rock, Jazz, Funk, Country

Student Types: Teen - Adults

Bass Guitar Grades with Rock School

Zak is a professional bass player, who has spent his entire working life in
the industry. He has a wealth of knowledge, having played many different
genres of music, and been a touring musician for multiple award winning
artists. During his career, Zak has spent seven years performing with the
Undercover Hippy, five years with Elles Bailey, and two years with Eddie
Martin, extensively touring the UK, Europe and Nashville, America. Zak
regularly plays festivals across the country, including Glastonbury,
Boomtown, Secret Garden Party, C2C and Wilderness, and has supported
popular artists such as Ben Howard, The Cat Empire, Grandmaster Flash,
and Mud Morganfield.
In addition to touring, Zak’s playing and writing can be found on much
recorded material, which has been streamed over a million times, on
multiple platforms including Spotify, Apple Music and Youtube. This work
has been supported by BBC Radio including Radio 2, Radio 4, Radio
1Xtra, and Radio 6 music.
Zak has a real passion for teaching, and has taught since graduating from
university, alongside his busy touring schedule. Zak’s students have
attained Grade eight bass to distinction level, to go onto university
themselves. Zak holds a degree in professional musicianship from BIMM,
as well as rockschool grade eight in both bass guitar, and electric guitar.

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