- Hourly rate £25
- Response Time 24h
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Christopher - Catford - Jazz Improvisation
- at their home
- at your home
About the lesson
I am a professional singer and experienced teacher ready to teach beginner or experienced singers who are wanting to improve their technique and increase their repertoire. I try to help my students sing healthily, confidently and musically.
- Which subject(s) do you teach?
I teach Classical and Popular singing styles as well as popular and folk Guitar.
- Tell me about your qualifications.
I have an undergraduate Bmus vocal studies degree from the Guildhall school of Music and Drama, Grade 8 singing, Grade 5 theory and Grade 6 rockschool guitar.
- How much do you charge?
I charge £30 per hour, £20 for a consultation.
- Where do you teach?
I can give lessons at home in Catford, south east London. I am also willing to travel to you, providing the travel expenses are covered.
- When are you available?
I am free for lessons most days, just send me a message and I will try to fit you in.
- Which ages and levels do you teach?
I teach all ages.
- Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
If pupils want to work towards any music exams I can organise Grade exams and help them get the best mark they are capable of, but they are not compulsory.
- Jazz Improvisation
- All Levels
- What kind of experience do you have?
I have had a number of private pupils as well as leading creative singing workshops in schools. As a singer I have sang with Holland park opera for the past three seasons and I perform extensively as a soloist for concerts and oratorios across the UK for societies such as cartmel choral society, east Sussex choral society and Chiltern chamber choir. I also organise my own concerts, mostly around london or at home in Cumbria and I am a member of the close harmony quartet ffourtissimo, who have performed all around Britain including two tv appearances this year on the Matt Lucas awards show and Harry Hills TV Burp. I play guitar and sing frequently around London as part of the folk bands Stingo and the Ceilidh factor. I also sing for mass at 3 churches in the city of London most weeks.
- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
- Where and with whom did you train?
I trained at the Guildhall school of music and drama with Ian Kennedy who sang with the BBC singers and Gilbert and Sullivan for all.
- 5h: £125
- 10h: £250