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Mr Nick Bottini BMus (Hons) ATCL LGSMD PGCE
Mr Nick Bottini BMus (Hons) ATCL LGSMD PGCE

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BMus (Hons) University of Leeds (Violin)
ABRSM Grade 8 Violin (Distinction)
ATCL Jazz Saxophone (Distinction)
LGSMD Jazz Saxophone (Distinction)
ERASMUS year at the Franz Liszt Hochschule Fur Musik, Weimar - Violin
PGCE Music with Specialist Strings Teaching (RNCM)
Trained to teach the Kodaly Method and Dalcroze Eurhythmics
Licensed NLP Practitioner (trained with Dr Richard Bandler)
Certified Clarity Practitioner
Certified Clarity Mentor (trained with Jamie Smart)
Speaker, consultant and coach to professionals working in the music industry.

Author of 'Just Play: The Simple Truth Behind Musical Excellence', endorsed by Grammy winners including Dame Evelyn Glennie. Foreword by Jacob Collier.

Download the first two chapters for free at
Instruments: Personally I play:


But I coach musicians of all instruments on topics such as performance anxiety, creativity, improvisation, unlocking musical potential, performing with physical and musical freedom, practising for mastery, music college audition preparation, career transition/development. Please get in touch to learn more.
Genre/Style(s): All genres/styles
Ability Levels: Beginners to Advanced


Nick is a dynamic and inspiring teacher and performance coach who brings a vast array of experience to his work with musicians and music industry professionals of all kinds. He previously taught strings at the Royal Northern College of Music's award-winning Junior Strings Project. As a workshop leader and public speaker he has shared the Inside-Out
understanding of the mind with musicians, international
sportspeople, business people and many others.

For over ten years he has worked at various levels of
the music industry from school children and adult
beginners, to child prodigies, competition winners,
music college students and top professionals. Nick
lives in East London with his wife, Polina, and their
cat, Kasya.

He also offers video/telephone consultations for students who are based outside London, or abroad.

For pricing and packages please get in touch.

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Contact Nick

Address: Waltham Abbey
Greater London
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