I am a free-lance professional violin, viola player and arranger based in South London, with a wide experience in musical performance and education within the classical and popular music world.
- Which subject(s) do you teach?
I teach Violin, Viola, Conducting and Music Theory.
- Tell me about your qualifications.
I graduated with a Bmus with grade 2:1 from the University of Leeds in 2010, gaining 1st class honours in performance having studied for 4 years in Leeds and Dallas, Texas.
- How much do you charge?
For individual lessons I charge £45 per hour or £30 per 1/2 hour lesson. For chamber groups I charge £60 per hour. A reduced termly rate for a 10 lesson term are negotiable. Travel costs are included as part of a termly rate and are only charged for journey times of over 20 minutes.
- Where do you teach?
I am free to teach at home or at your home. My home has free parking and is also accessible by train, DLR and numerous bus routes. I will travel at no extra cost to Lewisham, Blackheath, Greenwich, Deptford, the Docklands New Cross and Brockley and am happy to travel as far as Bromley, Bexleyheath, Dulwich and Brixton at a negotiable rate.
- When are you available?
My availability is flexible as I am a free lance musician. I am willing to teach early mornings, late evenings weekends and school holidays to accomodate all comers.
- Which ages and levels do you teach?
I am willing to teach all ages and ability levels on the Violin, Conducting, Chamber music and in Musical Theory. I teach up to and including grade 8 on the Viola.
- Do you have a personal message for students?
Please feel free to contact me with any questions you have and don't be afraid to ask for special requests!
- What kind of experience do you have?
I have experience tutoring groups and individuals the violin from primary school age to University level. I am comfortable teaching students of all ages and abilities.
- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
I hold an up-to-date CRB check from Lewisham Council valid until June 2013
- Where and with whom did you train?
I trained privately as an instrumentalist with Madeleine Price and Peter Poole whilst growing up and by Raimonda Koco, Igor Borodin and Julia Bushkova in Leeds and in Texas. As a conductor, Chamber Musician and Musical historian I was trained by Professors including Eno Koco, Julian Rushton, Michael Allis, Clive Brown, David Itkin and Clive McClelland.
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