Will Pears-Cooper

Associate Lecturer, Music Performance

Faculty:Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

School:Cambridge School of Creative Industries

Location: Cambridge

Areas of Expertise: Music

Courses taught: Music Performance

Will is a guitarist, songwriter and educator with over 15 years’ experience in music performance.

Email: wp4@aru.ac.uk


Having graduated from ARU with a BA (Hons) Popular Music in 2016, Will has created a career in music that encompasses performance, studio session recording and education. As an Associate Lecturer at ARU, he currently teaches the Music Performance 1 Module.

Research interests

  • Music Performance
  • Jazz Guitar
  • Music Theory
  • Music History


Will currently teaches on the following module:

  • Music Performance 1


BA (Hons) Popular Music, Anglia Ruskin University