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Lessons offered by Matthew
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at his home
  • at your home
  • By webcam
Taught subjects
  • Music reading
  • Music Theory
  • Composition
  • Songwriting
  • Classical Music
  • Arranging
Levels
  • All Levels

Contemporary composer and sound designer offering lessons in music theory and composition.

Methodology

Lessons and workshops are friendly and relaxed, with a focus on practical application and channeling the interests of the participant(s) as much as possible, with a belief that a huge aspect of learning music is to be exposed to as much of it as possible. All ages, abilities and interests welcome!

Experience

Composer, guitarist and musicologist based in London with over a decade's experience in music tuition, recently graduated a masters in Music and Composition from the Royal College of Music (Distinction), having previously studied music at the University of Manchester. Significant experience in teaching theory and composition, including music for screen and computer-aided music, with previous tuition roles on the English National Opera Baylis scheme and the Royal College of Music's Sparks Outreach programme.

Also trained as a classical guitarist at the University of Manchester and has performed in jazz ensembles for a number of years. He has experience in teaching electric and acoustic guitar, electric bass and ukulele to a wide range of ages and abilities, including working towards ABRSM and Trinity graded exams.

Rates

Rate for online lessons : £35/h
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : £155
Rate for 10 hours of lessons : £300

Details

24 hours required for the cancellation of a lesson.
Additional fees may apply for longer journeys, depending on distance.

Lessons offered by Matthew
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at his home
at your home
webcam
Taught subjects
  • Music reading
  • Music Theory
  • Composition
  • Songwriting
  • Classical Music
  • Arranging
Levels
  • All Levels

Matthew's CV

Education:

Masters of Music in Composition - Royal College of Music (2017-2019)
Bachelor of Music - University of Manchester (2014-2017)

Experience:

Private Music Teacher - Guitar, Music Theory, Composition (2016 - Present)
Composition and Performance Leader - Irene Taylor Trust 'Young Producers' (November 2019)
Assistant Composition Leader - English National Opera Baylis (July 2019)
A Level Music Tutor - Holland Park School (September 2018 - July 2019)
Music Tutor - Royal College of Music 'Sparks' Programme (November 2017 - 2018)
Classical/Acoustic Guitar - Forsyth Music Shop, Manchester (2017)
Volunteer SEN Department Music Tutor - St Roberts of Newminster (2012 - 2014)
Volunteer Learning and Participation Unit Member - The Sage Gateshead (2013)

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