Dr. Robert J.P. Upton LRSM MISM


Rob Upton is a musician renowned for his dedicated approach to teaching and education. Having gained a doctorate in Music from the University of Nottingham, he is also a performer, composer, accompanist and DJ.

Rob has been teaching for over fifteen years and performing for many more. Specialising in tutoring classical piano and music theory, he is also an established electric guitarist and percussionist. Based in the East Midlands, he regularly performs in musical theatre, solo concerts around the UK and with his rock ‘n roll band, The Ginger Nuts.

Since 2009, Rob has been the DJ at Rock City’s flagship Hey Hey Hey club night, regularly attracting 2000 people every Saturday night.