Piano (classical), Piano (jazz), Drums, Percussion, Composition, Music theory (inc. jazz theory), GCSE/A-Level Music, Orchestration/Arranging, Music History & Appreciation, Music Technology Classical, Contemporary, Jazz, Improvisation, Rock/Blues, Experimental
BKA Member and Kodaly Tutor / Piano (ABRSM) / Keyboard / Drums (Trinity Guildhall) / Bass guitar / Electric Guitar / Grade 5 Theory. Classical or Pop Styles. I studied classical piano and many styles of drums and percussion including several years as a session bassist and guitarist. Now working as a vocal animateur and composer. Lessons are taught in a comfortable new detached studio.
Drums Classic Rock/Pop/Prog/Metal/Punk/R&B/Funk/Soul, World Music e.g. Reggae, Samba, Afro-Cuban/Â‘LatinÂ’Styles, Reading (Traditional & Interpretive Big Band Charts), Advanced Coordination/Independence, Hand Percussion (as applied to above), Traditional Afro Cuban/Brazilian Styles/North,West & South African, e.g. Clave concepts & bell patterns, tumbadores (congas) bongo, tambourim, tambourine, caixia, guiro, shekere, pandeiro, cahon, djembe, darbuka etc., Electronic drums and percussion instruments & triggering , Classical/Concert snare/tenor/bass drum technique, American Drum Corp style rudimental,, Moeller, finger style, matched grips: French, Swiss, German, Trad American., Advanced Stick control and foot/pedal technique. , Rhythmic instruction for all instruments , Transcription service contact for rates
Drums, Drum Kit, Snare Drum, Percussion Funk, Blues, Jazz, Rock, , I can teach the drum track to particular songs if the student so wishes., , Although I tend to focus on improvised drumming, I am also more than happy to teach pieces for drum kit from sheet music.