Click on the links below and have a listen :)
Gigspanner.co.uk is a limited company founded in 2012. It is made up of two music oriented ventures.
Firstly there is Lexana Publishing. Lexana publishing supplies original and creative music resources for individuals, schools and educators.
Visit the online shop Lexana.uk to search for music and listen to demos.
And secondly we have music tuition by AL Hodgson. Lessons are available on Flute, Saxophone, Piano, Music Theory and Music Technology. This is also the place to go if you are looking for support with GCSE or A Level music.
Visit alhodgson.com for more details.
AL Hodgson is the driving force behind Gigspanner Music Services. He began his musical career at Lichfield Catherdral as a Chorister and then moved on to Shrewsbury School as the top music scholar. He then spent 5 years studying music at Reading University before working as a freelance musician for 10 years. During that time he played on TV, Radio, Cruise Ships, National Theatre Tours, Pantomimes, album recordings, musical direction and teaching in schools.
1998 saw a change of direction as AL became Assistant Director of Music at Danes Hill School, then Director Of Music at Barrow Hills School from 2003-2006 followed by his appointment as Director of Music at St George's Junior School, Weybridge from 2006-2012. In 2012 he went back to freelance work and now teaches, records, composes and arranges music from his studio in Weybridge. He has maintained links with St George's Weybridge and is currently teaching music at St George's College before taking up a new and exciting appointmnet in September 2021 - details to follow!
AL plays flute, saxophone, electric bass and piano as well as being an expert in
Sibelius and Cubase software. He is also very computer literate and builds/maintains his own websites.
AL is married to Louise, has 4 children and a mild addiction to golf.
References and DBS documentation are available upon request.