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Mr Gordon Jackson
Mr Gordon Jackson

BA (Hons)
Cert Ed
DipLCM (Irish Traditional Music Performance)
Child Protection Course:
Completed Educare child protection training course. (more)
Keeping Children Safe in Music is the latest in the EduCare's series of distance learning courses on child protection. The training programme uses short films to show a variety of good and bad practice examples, which will be available to watch online. It will help anyone teaching music to children gain a better understanding of their child protection responsibilities, and avoid situations that could lead to accusations of misconduct.

Instruments: Mandolin,
Octave mandola,
Bouzouki (GDAE)
Tenor banjo,
Tenor guitar
Low whistle.

Music theory up to Grade 5.
Genre/Style(s): Irish/Scottish/English traditional, Medieval, Renaissance and Baroque.
Ability Levels: Beginners to Advanced


I have many years' experience of playing traditional music, and am currently playing in a band called The Jones Boys, specialising in traditional Irish, English, Scottish and European tunes and songs (

I am a sight reader (ABRSM Grade 5 Music Theory) and can prepare learners for LCM exams in Irish Traditional Music if required. Alternatively, I can work with learners to begin or improve their playing without the pressure of exams.

I have a fully-updated Enhanced DBS.

I am able and willing to travel within 30 or so miles of Sandwich, Kent.

Contact Gordon

Address: Sandwich
CT13 0AA
Phone: Show Number
Mobile: Show Number
Fee (60 minutes): £25.00

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