Bracebridge Music was founded in 2015 by professional musician and educator Roger Barker. Roger specialises in guitar tuition, vocal coaching, music technology training and music theory tuition. He has worked within formal education environments for many years, giving him an in depth knowledge of various exam boards allowing him to so also provide GCSE and A level tuition.

Roger studied guitar from the age of 12, completed his graded examinations before studying at Coventry University achieving a 1st class honours degree in Music Composition. He completed his masters degree at De Montfort University and his teaching degree at Warwick University and has spent the last 14 years lecturing at Coventry University, City College Coventry and most recently, Bournville College, where he was head of department.