Giuseppe Contaldi

Giuseppe is the latest addition to the Gryphon Music Academy team and teaches at the Plumstead store from Monday to Friday.

Giuseppe was inspired to begin playing electric guitar after attending the Music Festival “Sonisphere” in June 2011 and seeing some of his favourite bands perform live. Acts such as Metallica, Megadeth, Biffy Clyro, Motorhead and Slipknot.

After a 6-year journey studying electric guitar at COPA (Campus of Performing Arts) and covering many different styles and shifts in musical interest, including blues, funk, rock, heavy metal, soul, jazz-fusion he graduated with a Bmus Hons degree in Contemporary Guitar performance from the University of Chichester in the UK.