Tom Clegg is a professional songwriter and community music leader from Wharfedale. Graduating with an honours degree from the University of Huddersfield in 2011, Tom has gone to on to compose songs for the group Maia, who have appeared multiple times on the BBC and at major music festivals across the UK.
In the last few years, Tom has become an active member of his local community, providing instrumental tuition to children and adults, in addition to setting up a popular choir and ukulele group.
Through his involvement with Live Music Now and the Leeds Music Education Partnership, Tom now caters to the wider community across Yorkshire and further afield, providing music workshops in Special Education Needs schools and care homes.
In 2016, Tom founded Valley Music alongside Will Fletcher, with the aim of creating musical opportunities for all people, via a music education service, SEN workshops and community music activities.