Violin, Viola, Theory, GCSE and A'level Music coaching I am a very friendly, experienced teacher., 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. , , , My students are a range of ages from 6 upwards. , , , , , , 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).
Recorder 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, Keyboards, Music Theory (Up to Grade 5), Vocals, , I also offer online lessons, which has been a successful way of learning, with students making good progress. I teach Classical, Jazz, Popular Piano and Keyboards, plus, I teach Vocals.