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Ms Lucy Elston
Ms Lucy Elston

Qualifications:
In 2016 I was awarded a distinction for both my recital performance and my performance in Opera Scenes for my Masters course at Trinity Laban Conservatoire. In 2016 I was also was awarded the Kathleen Roberts Scholarship.

In July 2011 I graduated from The University of Leeds where I majored in and achieved a first-class grade for Vocal Performance.

I have taken two City Opera modules at The City Literary Institute in Holborn.

I have taught privately from home and for the North London Music Centre in Enfield. I have also had training in the Kodaly method and worked as an assistant in a Music Kindergarten run by North London Colourstrings. I hold a current DBS certificate.

I enjoy working privately with pupils ranging from age six to adult. Through my teaching I create an environment in which students can feel comfortable, find their own authentic voice and love the music they sing. I believe in the importance of developing a healthy vocal technique. I use my knowledge of Alexander Technique and Hatha Yoga to inform me when assisting students with their posture, and in eliminating vocal problems. I treat each student as an individual and use kindness to encourage students to practice regularly. This way they can gain confidence and progress, achieving their potential without anxiety.

I frequently enter singing pupils for ABRSM examinations and have a 100% pass rate, with most of my students achieving merit or distinction. However, not all her students choose to take exams and it is the student's personal growth and enjoyment that interests me most.

Music Theory - I consistently achieved first-class grades for musical analysis at Leeds University, and was awarded the top mark in my second year.
Instruments: Voice, beginners' piano, cello
Genre/Style(s): I am comfortable working with most genres although my experience lies mainly in classical singing.

If you are interested in group work the fees will be different from those stated.
Ability Levels: Beginners to Intermediate

Contact Lucy

Address: South Croydon

CR2 7DS
Phone: 07986573796
Mobile: 07986573796
Fee (60 minutes): £32.00
Fee (30 minutes): £20.00

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