Hugh Burns is a guitarist and a composer with an international reputation for excellence he first came to prominence following Eric Clapton as guitarist with the Jack Bruce band. As a ‘first-call’ session musician, and accompanist to the likes of George Michael and Gerry Rafferty. Check out Hugh playing the amazing solo on Gerry Rafferty’s Baker Street, since covered by Foo Fighters. Hugh’s work has been heard by millions of people across the globe. He has worked with Paul McCartney, Michael Jackson, Jack Bruce and Robert Palmer, among many others, and with producers like George Martin and Tony Visconti. His playing has also featured in many film and TV soundtracks.Hugh is a fluent sight reader, writer and transcriber of music.



Hugh’s Movie Soundtracks

  • The latest Bond film ‘Die Another Day
  • The Full Monty
  • Carlas Song
  • Don Quixote
  • The Guru
  • Lucky Break
  • Twelve Monkeys
  • The Red Planet
  • Stealing Beauty
  • Return of the Pink Panther
  • Love & War
  • Mad About Mambo
  • The Van
  • Moulin Rouge
  • Pola X
  • – and many more.
  • Instructor Certification
  • First Aid Certifications
  • Classroom Course