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Ms Grace Smith
Ms Grace Smith

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MMus Music, Distinction
BMus Folk and Tradional Music, First Class Hons.
Grade 8 Violin
Grade 5 Piano
Grade 5 Music Theory
A Level Music, GCSE Music
Newcastle University modules in 'Teaching, Learning and the Community' and 'Teaching Music in Schools'.
Instruments: Fiddle
Clog Dancing
Genre/Style(s): Folk
Ability Levels: Beginners to Advanced



Grace Smith is an enthusiastic, encouraging and considerate music tutor and each lesson is tailored to the needs and aims of the student. Any student of any age and ability is very welcome and the repertoire and technique studied will be specifically suited to the student's need.

Grace is a fiddle player and clog dancer from Teesside. She graduated with First Class Honours on the BMus Folk and Traditional Music degree at Newcastle University in 2015 and then MMus Music degree in 2017, also from Newcastle. Grace is an experienced performer, playing with several bands, including 'Monster Ceilidh Band', 'The Rachel Hamer Band', as well as in other ensembles, ceilidh bands and solo.

As well as being a dedicated folk musician and clog dancer, Grace has also had classical training with Grade 8 Violin as well as Grade 5 in Music Theory and Grade 5 Piano, and has played in orchestras including Newcastle Sinfonietta (2013-2014) and Tees Valley Music Service orchestras (2003-2011).

Grace has a passion for teaching and is in high demand as a tutor. She has been proud to teach in several settings for a wide range of ages and abilities, including; Folkworks Summer School, Sage Gateshead, North East Fiddle School, Newcastle University, Lakeland Arts, York Young Fiddlers, and mixed instruments at Cream Tees (Music at the Heart of Teesdale), as well as on a private basis in Derbyshire.

Contact Grace

Address: Glossop
Phone: +447450986029
Mobile: +447450986029
Fee (30 minutes): £15.00
Fee (60 minutes): £30.00

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