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Miss Katharine Wood
Miss Katharine Wood

Qualifications:
MA Music Education - Distinction - University of York
BA (hons) Music - 1st Class - University of York
Saxophone - Grade 8 Distinction - 2010
Voice - Grade 8 Distinction - 2011
Flute - Grade 8 Merit - 2011
Piano - Grade 7 Pass - 2010
Instruments: Saxophone
Flute
Clarinet
Singing
Piano
Music Theory
Genre/Style(s): Classical
Jazz
Opera
Musical Theatre
Contemporary
Ability Levels: Beginners to Advanced
Memberships: (verified) Incorporated Society of Musicians (ISM)



Notes:

I am an enthusiastic and extremely passionate music teacher. I work hard to inspire my pupils and strive to teach them to see how their musicality can enrich many aspects of their lives. Not only do I take great pleasure in encouraging my pupils who have a natural aptitude and musical skill along a career path in music, but I also relish inspiring all pupils to enjoy their music studies. I help them to realise music is something which will enhance their lives and is a contrast to their academic studies; I enable them to see music as a wonderful way to relax, have fun and to develop emotionally and socially, giving them a skill and interest they can enjoy all their lives. I particularly enjoy teaching younger pupils as I have a rich repertoire of musical games which I love incorporating into my lessons.

My MA in Music Education was particularly fulfilling as it helped me to hone and mature the teaching skills I had previously developed. I gained insight into different learning and teaching styles and techniques, good pedagogical practice in a multitude of situations and the understanding of professional ethics and my obligations as a teacher. All these aspects help me to understand what is relevant and professional in a range of pedagogic contexts.

“Katie has an excellent balance of always pushing me forward and challenging me with my playing combined with a relaxed, approachable attitude that helps me learn from my mistakes and feel comfortable in lessons.”
Claire, 29 – Saxophone Pupil

Contact Katharine

Address: Earlsfield
Greater London
SW19
Phone: 07584635560
Mobile: 07584635560
Fee (30 minutes): £18.00
Fee (60 minutes): £35.00

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