My name is Adam Collins. I am a freelance trumpet player who's been living in North London for nearly 3 years. I have played for many shows in London and the surrounding counties. I am fully available to teach trumpet in the North London area in the daytime and on Sundays.
- Which subject(s) do you teach?
I teach classical trumpet and commercial trumpet.I also teach Tenor Horn and Euphonium
- Tell me about your qualifications.
I studied for a BA (Hons) Music at Colchester Institute Centre of Music and Performing Arts and I graduated with a 2:2 in 2006. I also have gained A level Music and Music Technology and GCSE Music. Please see my CV which is attached to my profile to see what other qualifications I have and my recent performances.
- How much do you charge?
I charge £25 per hour for a lesson and £15 for a half an hour lesson. Depending on how far I travel, a small travel fee might apply.
- Where do you teach?
Unfortunately, I have no suitable space in my flat to teach so I am happy to teach in students homes. I teach in New Southgate and the surrounding areas and as I drive, I can travel to Enfield, Brent Cross, Hendon, Barnet, Finchley, Muswell Hill, Crouch End, Wood Green, Bounds Green, Southgate and Highgate.
- When are you available?
I am available to teach during the day 9am to 4pm on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. On Mondays, I am available day and evening and on Sunday evenings after 7. I am also available on Saturday mornings between 9am and 11am.
- Which ages and levels do you teach?
I happy to teach all levels from beginner to advanced. Whether you are a complete beginner, someone who's had a few lessons and would like to continue learning their instrument or someone who has not played in a long time, I will happy to teach you.
- Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
I prepare students for grades 1 to 8 on the Abrsm syllabus and also for the Abrsm diploma and the LRSM.
- Do you have a personal message for students?
I think learning an instrument should be fun, not a chore. I always endeavour to make my lessons fun and enjoyable so that you go away feeling that you have learned something new in a fun atmosphere. I am a young tutor keen and eager to help others learn something that has given me a lot enjoyment over the past decade. If you are wanting to learn an instrument for fun or professional reasons, please don't hesitate to get in touch.
- What kind of experience do you have?
I have experience in many different genres including classical, jazz, big band and show work.
- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
- Where and with whom did you train?
I trained at Colchester Institute Centre of Music and Performing Arts studying trumpet with George Reynolds. Since graduating, I have continued studying trumpet with Mike Lovatt and John Barclay.
• BA Hons Music
• Musicians Union
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