Stuart Brewer

Portrait of Stuart Brewer


+ Guitar Tutor

A music industry professional of almost 20 years, Stu’s career has taken him around the world as a touring guitarist. He is one half of the electronic rock duo Keepers Brew, guitarist in pop band Dlugokecki and an in-demand session player. Stuart specialises in fretless guitar and electronic and experimental world music. He fuses creativity with theoretical knowledge in his clinics and solo shows. Stu is also a certified Logic Pro trainer, award-winning songwriter and partner at Mutant Lab studios. A confirmed gear head, he’s owned almost every guitar pedal there is.

Open Days

Visit us in the heart of Brighton, or experience WaterBear via our online open day events.

Our Courses

We are world leaders in on-site, online and blended learning for musicians. Our BA (Hons) and Master’s courses are internationally recognised and approved by Falmouth University.

BA (Hons) Career Musician On-site

Immerse yourself in the on-site university experience. Get the best of both worlds.

BA (Hons) Career Musician Online

Enjoy the flexibility of online learning. Study on your own terms. 

MA Music Entrepreneur

Sharpen your commercial edge. Study online or with a blend of on-site and online activity. It’s up to you. 

Why WaterBear?

Tardigrade (AKA Water Bear)

  • Micro-animal that is found everywhere, in all extreme climates
  • The most resilient creature known to humanity. Survives and adapts to its surroundings
  • This resilience and ability to adapt and survive inspires us in everything we do