In association with
Mr Simon Menin

Royal Northern College of Music, BA(music)RNCM & PPRNCM

Teaching Experience:

Since 2007
Belvedere College S.J., Dublin 1, Ireland - Trumpet & TromboneTeacher

Since 2007
Sutton Park School, Dublin 13, Ireland - Substitute Trumpet Teacher

Since 2007
Blanchardstown School of Music, Dublin 15, Ireland - Substitute Trumpet Teacher

Jun-Aug 2007
Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp, Twin Lake, MI, U.S.A. - Brass Faculty (Trumpet & High Brass Auxiliary)

2006 - 2007
Sangamon Valley Youth Symphony Orchestras, Springfield, IL, U.S.A. - Visiting Trumpet Tutor

2005 - 2007
Music Institute of Chicago, Evanston, IL, U.S.A. - Substitute Trumpet Teacher

2005 - 2007
Lake Forest School of Music, Lake Forest, IL, U.S.A. - Substitute Trumpet Teacher

Jul-Aug 2004
Youth Brass Band Forum of East-Switzerland, Salenstein, Switzerland - Solo Cornet Tutor & Guest Soloist

2003 - 2004
The British School - Al Khubairat, Abu Dhabi, U.A.E. - Brass Instrumental Tutor

2002 - 2003
Chorlton Music School, Manchester, England - Trumpet & Cornet Teacher

2001 - 2002
Art of Teaching course, Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester, England

1997 - 1998
Musikschule Niedergoesgen, Switzerland - Trumpet & Cornet Teacher
Instruments: Trumpet
Ability Levels: Beginners to Advanced


Currently Simon is teaching trumpet & trombone at Belvedere College in Dublin and is working as a freelance musician with various orchestras and production companies. He is doing extra work with the RTE National Symphony Orchestra, RTE Concert Orchestra, RTE Big Band, and The Ulster Orchestra, and works on a freelance basis with the Irish Chamber Orchestra, the Orchestra of St Cecilia, Joseph Lloyd Productions Ltd., and Irish Film Orchestras Ltd.. As a classical musician Simon has worked with such great conductors as Bernard Haitink, Sir Simon Rattle, and Sir Neville Marriner.

Simon plays a variety of different styles, from classical symphonic concerts and recording sessions, to operas, weddings, musical theatre, TV shows, and pop concerts. He is involved in programmes for RTE Radio 1, RTE LyricFM, and BBC Radio 3, and has performed with such outstanding and diverse artists as Bryn Terfel, Lance Ellington, and Sinead O'Connor.

Contact Simon

Address: Belfast
Phone: +353 87 963 8292
Mobile: +44 7817 415 523
Fee (30 minutes): £15.00
Fee (60 minutes): £30.00

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