Mike Simon

Originally from Sunderland, Mike has lived in Aberdeenshire since 1993 developing an interest Scottish music and culture since that time.

Mike has explored various musical genre; a successful spell in a youth choir was followed by less satisfying experiments with piano and keyboards before he finally struck chord, finding his perfect musical match in the ukulele. Initially self-taught, and performing with a ukulele group in Kemnay, Mike discovered joining Nathan Bissette's SC&T class in 2015 made all the difference to his playing. Now it is his turn to help the next generation of SC&T ukulele players.