Rob is an experienced teacher and multi-instrumentalist. He has spent most of his career as a secondary music teacher and manager in various schools and colleges in the East of England and the Midlands. Rob graduated in Music at Bath College of Higher Education in 1990 specialising in piano and clarinet performance. He began his career teaching music in in South Wales where he also became conductor of the Mynyddislwyn Male Voice Choir; he later became Programme leader for Performing Arts at Boston College and then Head of Music at Branston Community Academy.
Rob has been the conductor of Boston Choral Society; and has directed many groups ensembles including school musicals; a massed choir made up of local Primary school choirs in Lincoln Cathedral; several jazz bands and orchestras. Rob is now an instrumental tutor and freelance musician; he regularly performs on the piano, keyboard and clarinet and is organist at his local church.