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About Us

Our Head Office Team

The Strings Club would not be complete with our brilliant Head Office team, based in Birmingham.

Amy Cunningham
Founder and Director

Amy Cunningham is the founder of The Strings Club and has 15 years’ experience working with children as well as a professional violinist. Prior to establishing The Strings Club, Amy trained as a violinist at The University of Birmingham (BMus. Hons) and University of London (MMus) and performed amongst many known ensembles and orchestras. Amy also worked for numerous recognised music services as well as a classroom music teacher. Amy has a 2 year old daughter, Anja.

Charlotte Nettle
Events Manager

As a Film and TV graduate from the University of Nottingham, Charlotte has always been interested in the arts – although her musical ability is limited to the recorder in primary school! With several years experience in customer service, administration work, and events management she is more than happy to lend a helping hand with any enquiries you may have. Charlotte spends her spare time volunteering at her local animal sanctuary, running her own blog, and practising yoga.

Jasmine Pearce
Office and Recruitment Manager

After studying Arts and Festival Management at De Montfort University, Jasmine joined The Strings Club in 2015 as a Marketing Intern and has now returned as our Office and Recruitment Manager. You can expect to hear her friendly voice at the end of the office phone ready to answer your questions. Outside of The Strings Club, Jasmine has a real passion for live music, regularly attending concerts and festivals. Jasmine also enjoys cooking, socialising, and spending time with her younger siblings – who are huge fans of The Strings Club!

Tembi McKenzie
Ukulele Gurus Party Trainer

Having graduated from the Birmingham School of Acting, Tembi currently works as a freelance actress as well as working as a Party Trainer for The Strings Club. Tembi has a real passion for The Strings Club and their Ukulele Gurus parties and loves nothing more than leading a party herself. Having over 50 Ukulele Guru parties under her talented belt, Tembi looks forward to her role as Party Trainer, especially in ensuring the quality of every Ukulele Gurus party is absolutely amazing!

Dan Colagiovanni
Marketing and Sales Manager

Dan arrived at The Strings Club in Jan 2017 with experience of marketing in the private and public sectors and a huge passion for music. He ventured to London to pursue a career as a musician in 2001, combined performing in bands with working for indie labels for the best part of a decade then moved to an arts and literature charity to market their reading projects. Dan previously managed a music programme which toured UK secondary schools with songwriting workshops, and he continues to run a popular micro festival in the Western Lake District. Dan plays guitar and ukulele and loves nothing more than hearing his young daughter Esme Rose play piano and sing.

Peter Bowkett
Events and Marketing Intern

Having graduated with a degree in English and Film Studies from Keele University, Peter has since worked in corporate events and customer services. However, he has a keen passion for the arts, and wanting to pursue something that he loves, joined The Strings Club as an Events and Marketing Intern in November 2017.

In his spare time Peter volunteers at the Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery and enjoys visiting exhibitions and places of local interest. He also enjoys reading, socialising, film and playing tennis.

Want to say hello? Why not contact us here or give us a call on 0121 296 9204

"The office team are always so friendly and helpful. They are always on hand whenever I need an answer, from bookings to broken strings its great knowing there is friendly voice that will help." – Bethan, London

"Thank you to the office team for making my booking so easy!" – Hannah, Birmingham