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
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.
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).
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.
Violin, Viola, Piano, Music Theory Beginners to ABRSM/Trinity exams or equally, if you just want to learn a new instrument for fun - let me know and we can personalise your lessons to fit around you!, , I mainly teach at my own house in my own teaching room, but I am more than happy to travel to pupils houses for a small fee.
drums, piano Classical, jazz, blues, pop, rock, hip hop - whatever style you want to play, my goal is to help you become the kind of musician you want to be. , , All ages and levels are catered for, and I have ten years experience in preparing pupils for Rock School and ABRSM exams., , Lessons take place from my home studio in Twyning. There is ample on site parking and a comfortable waiting area.
Voice (Male and Female), Music theory I am a friendly, reliable and experienced vocal coach who has been training singers for over 10 years. I am based in Kenilworth but am flexible and do home tuition. I can assist and improve your breath control, tone, pitch, audition technique and expand your repertoire. Please get in touch to discuss requirements.
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)
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.
Piano/keyboard , Clarinet , Theory to Grade 3, Professional piano accompaniment for exams / grades and auditions, at short notice where possible, to diploma level. , Specialist in Sightreading and repetiteur skills. Classical
Singing Teacher - Choir Director - Workshop Facilitator - Musical Director - Lyric Soprano www.laurajoygodwin.com, , I am a classically trained singing teacher and teach students for pleasure or entrance to classical ABRSM exams., , GROUPS-, , I direct Bournville-Vocal-Ease Ladies Choir. We have our rehearsals on Tuesday evenings from 7.15pm-9pm at the United Reformed Church, Beaumont Road, Bournville at a cost of Â£7 per person. , , I direct the Midland's Military Choir which meets on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month. We meet at Northfield Baptist Church, Northfield, Birmingham. Â£5 per session paid termly in advance., , I am diirector of St. Francis Church Children's Choir who rehearse every Friday evening 6-7pm at St. Francis Church, Bournville Green, Birmigham. Free., , I direct Bournville Bell Choir who are a group of BellePlate ringers based in Bournville, Birmingham. , We are currently exploring a wide range of repertoire from classic favourites to more contemporary numbers., We rehearse on Tuesday evenings 6.15pm-7.15pm. , Â£5 per session., , Please phone or email me if you are interested in joining any of these open choirs - we are always ready to welcome new members :-)
Electric Bass Guitar, Acoustic Bass Guitar, Fretted Bass, Fretless Bass, 4/5/6+ Strings. , Also improvisation and electronics (looping/processing) for any instrumentalists any - literally, I've taught everything from Death Metal to Bach Cello Suites for bass, via disco, punk, fusion and gospel :)
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!