Darren King

Darren KingDarren King, an accomplished guitarist and bassist, has been playing since the age of eleven. He is a graduate of The Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama; graduating at the top of his class in 2008. He spent the last twelve years performing music professionally in original rock bands, most recently as a bassist with Buffalo Summer. As a result Darren has shared bills with some of the biggest names in rock, including Black Sabbath, Iron Maiden, Motorhead, Skid Row & Thin Lizzy. He started teaching at Neath Music Academy in 2014.

Darren’s teaching style focusses on an engaging and organic approach; with every lesson tailor made to fit the student. Darren has students of all ages and is happy to teach from grade books if required.


My aim as a teacher is to provide a fun and fulfilling experience for the student. It’s only Rock n’ Roll, but I like it“. Darren King.

Check out Darren’s bass chops.