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Mr Peter Newman
Mr Peter Newman

Qualifications:
Grade 8 Pianoforte (ABRSM)
Grade 8 Music Theory (ABRSM)
Grade 7 Clarinet (ABRSM)
Grade A GCSE Music
Instruments: Piano
Saxophone
Hand drums
Genre/Style(s): Classical
Popular
General musicianship
Ability Levels: Beginners to Intermediate


Notes:

I was born in 1972 and started learning to play the piano at age 5. I won the Canford School piano competition for two consecutive years and have since made public performances both as a soloist and with ensembles.I have worked as a musician in many diverse situations, from hotel entertainment and formal concerts to teaching percussion and primitive drum making in summer camps!

I have been teaching the piano formally since 2015, primarily to beginners, using the Faber "Piano Adventures" series of tutor books. I am currently preparing to enter students for the ABRSM music exams.

I aim to encourage the development of musicality, rhythm and sensitivity in my teaching and to tailor my approach to suit the learning style and abilities of each student.

I also play other instruments - saxophone, guitar, percussion, African drums, didgeridoo, tin whistle - and would be happy to give beginners' lessons in any of these. I could offer an introduction to each one if a student wants help choosing an instrument to learn.

I teach from home, using an electric piano, or at students' homes by arrangement (for a higher fee, dependant on travelling time).

My last Enhanced DBS check was in 2016 and I have Public Liability insurance.

Contact Peter

Address: Brimscombe
STROUD
Gloucestershire
GL5 2SX
Phone: 07853 173001
Mobile: 07853 173001
Fee (30 minutes): £15.00
Fee (45 minutes): £20.00

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