In association with
Mr Colin Friend

Batchelor of Music (Hons)
Licentiate Royal Schools of Music
Certificate of Teaching ABRSM
Instruments: Oboe & Cor Anglais
Genre/Style(s): Classical repotoire
Trinity & ABRSM exam syllabi
Learn the instrument and play for fun if that is what you want
Ability Levels: Beginners to Advanced


Colin has over 28 years of professional performing experience with the Royal Marines Band Service performing on major concert platforms throughout the country and worldwide. Most recently performing the complete cycle of Beethoven's Symphonies & Piano Concertos at the Interntional Fringe Festival, Edinburgh.

Over 15 years teaching in both the public and private sectors including 4 years as Oboe Instructor at the Royal Marines School of Music and a woodwind specialist with Fife Council.

Colin has a fun and relaxed approach to his teaching focusing on the music and learning the instrument rather that being purely exam based. Though exams can be worked towards if wished and can be used as targets or progress markers.

Contact Colin

Address: Cornwall
PL26 7TD
Phone: 07717395121
Mobile: 07717395121
Fee (40 minutes): £20.00
Fee (30 minutes): £12.00

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