After two years hard work in the making, Mike has now launched his online teaching website, Practisin2play.com. The site captures the essence of Mike's unique and highly successful teaching method in an online form using guided tuition videos, drills and discussion. Head over there now and check it out!
Mike will record his 2008 commission, 'Ropes', for 22 piece string orchestra and jazz quintet in 2015 with a tour to follow in 2016. Have a read about the project here.
Mike is very grateful to be supported by PRS for Music Foundation in the recording of this orchestral album.
The Impossible Gentlemen
The new Impossible Gentlemen album, 'Internationally Recognised Aliens' is now available. Lots more info on the Impossible Gentlemen website.
Get the Impossible Gentlemen albums from Jazz CDs
Salford born guitar player Mike Walker has played and recorded with the legendary George Russell, Peter Erskine, Steve Swallow, Kenny Wheeler, John Taylor and performed with Dave Holland, Tal Farlow, Vince Mendoza, Anthony Braxton, Bill Frisell and many others. See the biography and discography pages for more info.
Mike plays regularly in the UK, Europe and around the world as well as teaching at the Liverpool Institute for the Performing Arts (LIPA) and is the co-director for a number of jazz workshops held at the The Music Place. Mike also teaches privately from his home in Lancashire. See the gigs and teaching pages for more info.