In association with
Dr Robin Harrison

Qualifications:
PhD, BMus RNCM (Hons), LTCL (Piano Performance), ARCO (Organ diploma), FNCM (composition fellowship diploma), PGCE (Teaching certificate), DipLCM (Classical Singing)
Instruments: Piano (professional classical and jazz pianist (no. 1 in UK jazz charts Feb 2015, no. 33 globally, with many tracks available to listen to at www.reverbnation.com/DrIvorEKeys), wedding pianist, wedding organist voice / vocals / singing (these include vocal tone, pop and jazz teaching and exams, classical singing for graded exams, and harmony vocals for backing vocals, some pupils have gained highest marks in North East for Pop Vocals examinations), organ, theory, composition, keyboard, GCSE, A Level. Many pupils have gone on to study music with view to a profession in performance, musical theatre etc.
Genre/Style(s): Everything from jazz and pop to classical. I'm one of the most all-round musicians that you'll ever meet.
Ability Levels: Beginners to Advanced


Notes:

Specialist Vocal and Harmony Coach for Classical and Pop (youngest diploma pupil in 2014 - 15 years old Pop Vocals diploma, pupils have achieved highest LCM grades for the North East every year since 2007)

International Guild of Adjudicators, Festivals and Workshop Presenter for the ISM-SMA

Former member of the Education Council for the British Kodaly Academy

Academy Teacher for the Royal College of Organists (one of nineteen nationally)

Advisory Council Member to the National College of Music

Former Musical Director, Gospel Shock

Organist and Choir Director of Music, Yarm Parish Church

Chapel Organist and Director of Music, Barnard Castle Prep School

Pianist, jazz and classical

Musical Pedagogist and Educator with Inner Ear and Kodaly specialism

As a jazz pianist available for weddings and corporate events, reached no. 1 nationally in charts September 2014, Dr Ivor E Keys

http://www.reverbnation.com/drivorekeys

http://www.harrisons-music-academy.co.uk/Academy teacher for Royal College of Organists
Member of Advisory Council to National College of Music
Director of numerous successful ensembles
Vocal pupils gained regional awards and national success

www.harrisons-music-academy.co.uk

I've taught from Nursery to 2nd year undergraduates at the RNCM. I'm an enthusiastic, vibrant person who instills confidence in all to achieve their maximum. In 2007-8 one of my pupils gained the highest grade for a pop vocals in examination in the region, in 2008-9 five pupils gained the highest marks in the region for pop vocals and the examinations that they took ranged from Grade 1 to Grade 7. 2009-10 3 pupils gained the highest marks in the region and in 2010-11 a further 3 pupils gained the highest marks. 2012 a further pupil did the same and in 2013 a Grade 8 pupil gained 97%. 2014, my youngest diploma pupil yet at 15 years of age and a Grade 6 pupil gained 95%. I have now also been made an Academy Teacher for the Royal College of Organists. I direct various choirs including Gospel Shock (a Gospel/Rock/Pop chamber group of very high standard) and for churches.

Contact Robin

Address: Yarm,
near Stockton on Tees, Cleveland / Teeside

TS15 9TL
Phone: 07871085332
Mobile: 07871085332
Fee (30 minutes): £20.00
Fee (60 minutes): £35.00

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