Chris Batchelor - Senior Lecturer in Jazz at Middlesex University, Professor of Jazz Trumpet Royal Academy of Music and Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music.

(Michael Brecker, Sam Rivers, Hermeto Pascoal, Uri Caine, John Taylor, Dudu Pukwana, 3 Mustaphas 3, Loose Tubes, Chris McGregor's Brotherhood of Breath)

Byron Wallen - Visiting Professor of Jazz Trumpet at the Royal Academy of Music and Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music. 

(George Benson, Andrew Hill, Chaka Khan, Ingrid Laubrock, Hugh Masekela, Courtney Pine, Mulatu Astatke, Red Snapper, Lonnie Liston Smith, Style Council, Jack Dejohnette, Jean Toussaint, Cleveland Watkiss and King Sunny Ade)


Sue Richardson - Highly experienced and respected educator, currently working on a PhD and publishing her own teaching methods. 

(Humphrey Lyttelton, Archie Shepp, Ian Shaw. International touring with her own shows; Too Cool - The Life & Music of Chet Baker; Screen Sirens (looking at the great actresses from the hey day of Hollywood and Jazz Immortal - The Life & Music of Clifford Brown)

Steve Waterman - professor of Jazz Trumpet at Trinity College of Music in London and visiting Jazz Trumpet specialist at The Royal Northern College Of Music and The Welsh College Of Music And Drama.

(John Surman, Carla Bley Big Band, Andy Sheppard, Tony Coe, Victor Mendoza, Mal Waldron, Graham Collier, Mike Garrick, Don Weller, John Warren, Colin Towns, Robin Jones, Jeff Hooper, Alan Barnes, and Lee Gibson)

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Mark Armstrong - Jazz Professor at the Royal College of Music, lecturer at London Centre of Contemporary Music and Artistic and Music Director for the National Youth Jazz Orchestra.

(Clark Tracey, Stan Tracey, Robin Jones, Pasadena Roof Orchestra, Peter Long’s Gillespiana, Ronnie Scott Jazz Orchestra)