Piano/ Theory of Music/ Aural Training/ Composition/ Harmony of Music/ Polyphony/ String Quartet/ Winds Band , , All Ages & Abilities Welcome ABRSM Grade1- Grade8, GCSE, A level, Diplomas, Classical, Pop
Violin, Viola, Theory, GCSE and A'level Music coaching I have a friendly, flexible approach to teaching and I work with my students to tailor lessons to their interests and aims., , Music making should be fun, and I am for my students to enjoy their lessons (even when things get a bit more challenging). My students and parents have told me that I explain things clearly and am patient, though firm when I need to be!, , , I prepare students for ABRSM and Trinity-Guildhall grade exams. I also have a number of students who learn for fun., , , Several of my students have progressed through grades and moved on to study at university and conservatoire. Some have gained scholarships for further study. , , , I tailor lessons to the interest of the student and I have students learning classical as well as others who prefer popular and folk music., , , I teach all levels from beginner to post-grade 8., , , My students are a range of ages. Currently my youngest is 6 and oldest is in their 50s., , , Research has shown that learning a musical instrument develops co-ordination, listening skills, attention to detail and concentration, and has a range of additional benefits. This is something I keep in mind when teaching., , , I have more than 25 years of teaching and professional playing experience (please see Biography section).
Piano, Singing, Music Theory Singing: , Classical Song, Aria, Choral & Opera, Music Theatre [West End & Broadway], , Piano: , Classical & Jazz, , Music Theory:, , , My current students range from 7 to 70 and encompass a variety of different expectations and aspirations. ABRSM exam results are excellent., , I focus on building competence and confidence in my students, believing that the foundation of a 'classical' training equips you for all styles of the performing arts. , , I encourage those I work with to complete some level of written music theory; it's very empowering and will help gain the most from our time together., , More serious students looking to progress through graded exams and written music can take advantage of my full degree status, post graduate expertise and professional contacts.
Double Bass, Bass Guitar, Theory, Improvisation All! I will tailor the lessons to the student's requirements and find or arrange suitable repertoire. I teach with an all round approach aiming to also improve general musicianship as a whole, working on aural skills, playing from memory, basic improvisation etc as well as teaching technique and repertoire.
Theory of Music, GCSE or A Level Music, , Traditional Fiddle and Violin techniques., , Celtic/Folk, Improvisation, Electric 5 string and bass violin techniques. Classical & Baroque styles, American (country / oldtime / bluegrass etc). , , Graded music - ABRSM / Music Medals, if required. I'm an ABRSM registered teacher with over thirty years experience teaching, workshops, performing and session work. I can help students of all ages, abilities and with varying educational needs using teaching methods tailored to you. , , As a working professional musician, I can help you understand the basics as well as the more taxing issues related to written music and communicating with other musicians. , , I also coach actors and supporting artists how to mime the act of playing violin, convincingly!, , Having trouble with, Â• ABRSM Classical music theory , Â• LCM Popular Music theory,, Â• Edexcell or OCR GCSE, Â• BTEC/A Level Music at school/college? , , I teach within 15 miles of Banbury, , (If you are in the Bicester, Brackley or Oxford area, then Sian recommends John Maksinski), , To arrange a lesson or course of lessons, please call me: , , 07962 778984 , , I have an Enhanced CRB check through my teaching for Unison Rock Academy and Schools., , Please visit my website:, www.sianfiddle.co.uk
Piano I trained at the Birmingham Conservatoire with Joseph Weingarten and later with Sydney Harrison as a professional classical pianist, but enjoy teaching many other modern styles to suit the instruments I teach.
Piano , Keyboard, (speciality Pop, Rock and Jazz), , Composition, Organ, Band Work, Accordion, GCSE and A Level support, Midi sequencing with Cubase VST, Protools and Logic, Digital recording techniques, Gig and Performance advice, , I also offer a lecture titled: Routes to a career in Music, This is suable for institutions or can be given as a one on one careers advice session. Please click on the 'Multimedia' tab to hear a selection of demo tracks.
Drums, Drum Set Â• Rock, Â• Pop, Â• Funk, Â• Fusion, Â• Heavy metal, Â• Drum N' Bass, Â• R n' B, Â• Jazz, Â• Bebop, , Also providing specialist technique studies:, , Â• Rudiments, Â• Advanced hand & foot technique, Â• Contemporary coordination concepts; independence & interdependence, Â• Sight reading & rhythm knowledge, , In addition, I can also offer my students:, , Â• Gear maintenance lessons, advice and support, Â• Assistance with realistic goal-setting, and creating effective and practical practice schedules, Â• Audition and examination preparation sessions, Â• Long-term mentoring and advice on further education/career options
Recorders Recorders: Play Sopranino to Bass, music from any era, in any style. Learn descant and treble fingering. Develop a beautiful recorder sound with a qualified, experienced, specialist recorder teacher., , Exam preparation for all grades, Trinity or Associated Board. Almost 100% pass rate over more than 20 years, mostly Merit and Distinction., , Ensemble coaching, individual or shared lessons., , I am a founder member of both Arden Recorder Orchestra and Heart of England Recorder Orchestra.
Learn the nuances of Indian Classical Carnatic (Karnatic) Vocalsinging & Tabla from an experienced teacher hailing from a musical family. Carnatic music predominantly originates from South India, but has an universal appeal across all sections, language being no barrier. , , Carnatic Vocal - Group lessons run throughout the week for beginners/intermediate levels and caters for Adults and Children of all ages. The teaching is based on the age old tradition of learning the Swaravalis and gradually build up to Alankarams, Gitam & Varnams. Study material will be provided to the student to aid in his/her learning. As the lessons progress, participants will learn the concept of the various Ragams to sing in clear adherence to Shruthi and Talam. , , Tabla - Percussion lessons in Tabla are held as group lessons and are conducted for children and adults on Sunday evenings. Lessons usually delve in various Kaydas/Paltas and gradually progressing into taals, Moharas, Mukhdas and Relas. Lessons include theory and the necessary preparation for Grade exams conducted by the Open University. , , All lessons conducted in Shirley/Solihull. Carnatic/Karnatik Indian classical vocal, , Tabla Hindustani (World Percussion)
Composer, performer and musician based in Birmingham, UK and a recent graduate of the BMus (Hons) Composition course at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire., , I enjoy experimenting with different kinds of approaches and mediums such as performance, installation, improvisation, ensemble writing, songwriting and mixed media., , My work spans the writing and working with established ensembles such as Incus Trio, Decibel and Cobalt Duo, to composing and performing in folk fusion and electronic improvisation groups, to memetic-style installations on and off the internet, and to visual work such as writing music for the Royal Birmingham ConservatoireÂ’s new promotional advert. Open to all!
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