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Mrs Sofiko Tvauri

Qualifications:
Achievement:
Pupils are laureats of international competitions.
100% successful ABRSM exam results.
Successful orchestra, concerts, scholarship, audition performances.

Work:

Visiting cello and chamber music professor at Royal College of Music Junior Department.


Education:

2012-2014 Royall College of Music Master of Performance A.Chaushian)
2008-2012 Royal College of Music Bachelor of Music under A.Boyarsky and A.Chaushian
1996-2008 Jelgava Music School and Music College under Irina Titarenko (Latvia).

Performances:

Julian Lloyd Webber, Valentin Erben
Concert halls: Wigmore Hall, Royal Festival Hall, Cadogan Hall, Wagner Hall, St. James`s Church Piccadilly in London, Culture Hall, President Hall and Moscow Hall in Latvia and Tbilisi State Conservatory in Georgia
Instruments: Cello
Genre/Style(s): Classic.
I m visiting cello and chamber music professor at Royal College of Music, Junior Department since 2015.
Preparation for scholarships, concerts, auditions, competitions, Junior Departments, ABRSM exams.

For beginners (3,5-9 years old children) I advice to arrange 2 lessons per week to keep a good speed of progress, establish a good technique and get a wide range of repertoire.

Please note that the lesson price will depend on level and goal.

Beginners (approx. Grade 1-4) £60 p/h.

Lessons for competition and audition preparation are £75p/h.

Intermediate to Advance (approx. Grade5-8) £75 p/h.

Diploma and Advance £90
2013 Bulgary international competition. 1st prize in cello category and 2nd prize in chamber music. Katarina Khan (cello)
2018 Sutton Music Festival 1st priz,e Larry Jang (Instrumental –Violoncello solo, Grade 6 &7),
2018 Redhill and Reigate Festival – 1st prize Alexander Stevenson cello solo, 2st prize in duo category with Mila Stevenson.
2018 Kingston Upon Thames Festival - Alicia de Silva 1st prize.
2019 National Children Orchestra – Alexander Stevenson.
2019 ProCorda – Alexander Stevenson.
2019 National Youth Orchestra – Euna Oh
2019 Royal College of Music, Junior Department – Euna Oh
2019 Horsham Performers Platform - Larry Jang (Distinction), Charlie Jang (Commended).
2019 Sutton Music Festival – 1st prize Alicia de Silva.
2019 Kingston Upon Thames Festival -Larry Jang 1st prize, Charlie Jang.
2020 North International Music Competition – Larry Jang 2nd prize.
2020 Kingston Upon Thames Festival – 1st Prize in Grade 1 category and
1st prize in beginner class for Ray-Chinh .
2020 Sutton Music Festival – Distinction performance, Grade 2 and 3 class, Katherine Ajaz.
2020 Sutton Music Festival – 2nd place an outstanding performance Own choice class, Katherine Ajaz.
2021 London Young Musician season 3, grade 1 Gold prize for Ray-Chinh.
2021 London Young Musician annual championship under 9 Silver prize Ray-Chinh.
2021 Royal Academy of Music, Junior Department – Oregon Thia Gerrits.
2021 Royal College of Music, Junior Department – Larry Yang
2021 Putney High School Music Festival under 9, 2nd prize Ray-Chinh.


5 days Intensive Cello Masterclass is held during Spring and Summer Holidays.
Please get in touch for more details.

I do also speak Russian, Georgian and Latvian.

Currently are part of ESTA (European String Teachers Association).
Ability Levels: Beginners to Advanced


Notes:

I teach only from home.
Lessons can be arranged during the weekdays or weekends. Please contact in advance.

Rehearsals with and an accompanist will be arranged before exams and public appearances.

Intensive 5-7 days cello Masterclasses are held during Spring and Summer Holidays. Get in touch for more details.

I do hold an up-to-date DBS certificate.
Current member of European String Teachers Association.

Contact Sofiko

Address: Greater London
SW20 8SA
Phone: 07444252128
Mobile: 07444252128
Fee (60 minutes): £60.00
Fee (45 minutes): £45.00

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