Mike Yip

Electric Guitar | Acoustic Guitar | Ukulele

Mike Yip is an experienced music educator, composer and performer. Coming from a strong Jazz and Improvisation background, he is also proficient in folk, pop, rock, blues, and funk music.

Having giving private lessons to students at various levels for over 20 years, Mike understands the process of learning. He captures and sustains students’ motivation by tailoring lessons for each individual to meet their needs. He also helps students to build up confidence by encouraging them to perform in public and taking examinations. He is familiar with the syllabus of Rockschool and Trinity Rock & Pop examinations.

On top of his guitar teaching, Mike lectured in various universities in Hong Kong before his relocation to Northern Ireland in 2021. He posses a master degree (M.Phil) in music composition from The University of Hong Kong, and a grade 8 guitar certificate with distinction from Rockschool.

Mike currently offers electric and acoustic guitar lessons at all levels, along with beginner and intermediate ukulele lessons at the Ulster College of Music.