Jake has worked professionally in many musical styles performing with various original acts as well as events bands internationally. Jake is an experienced studio musician having recorded for; Sir Nolan (Nick Jonas, Justin Beiber), Bryce Vine, DNCE, Alec Benjamin, Selena Gomez, Tears for Fears, Shawn Mendes, John Newman, Bea Miller, 30 Seconds to Mars, 5 Seconds of Summer, Julia Michaels, Toby May (Metway Studios, ‘The Levellers’), Shane Richie, Ed Prosek and Paul ‘Win’ Winstanley. Jake also has skills in musical direction, production and mixing.
Jake Faun holds a BA Honours Degree in Professional Musicianship from Sussex University (Brighton Institute of Modern Music), UK. He has also gained Advanced level qualifications in Music and Music Technology along with ‘Rock School’ Grade 8 pass with Distinction. Additionally, Jake is a Yamaha trained guitar tutor and was Head of Guitar at ‘The Music Works’ in the UK from 2012 – 2015. During this time the school grew from a start-up with 4 tutors and no students to 16 tutors teaching a range instruments to over 250 pupils collectively. Jake taught a uniquely designed Yamaha syllabus and ‘Rock School’ grading system helping many students to pass exams and take their music studies further.