My name is Jolanta and I am a professional harpist based in Essex. I hope you enjoy reading my interview answers and look forward to the opportunity to speak with you about your learning needs.
- Which subject(s) do you teach?
Harp (both pedal and lever) and Piano.
- Tell me about your qualifications.
I have a Master of Music from the Latvian National Academy of Music. In addition I gained an Advanced Instrumental Studies Diploma and Concert Recital Diploma for the Harp from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. I also won the Premier Prix prize for the Harp.
- How much do you charge?
£30 per hour or £20 for half an hour.
- Where do you teach?
I teach from my home studio. However I can be flexible with the times and can offer daytimes and early evenings.
- When are you available?
I usually teach weekdays from 9am until late evening.
- Which ages and levels do you teach?
All ages from 5 upwards.
- Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
It depends on the student's requirements. I am happy teaching just for pleasure or for the ABRSM exam.
- Do you have a personal message for students?
I like to tailor my lessons to each students needs, level and style. I can teach for pleasure or exams. It is each student's choice. I just want people to enjoy their lessons. I can coach for LCM and Trinity exams.
- What kind of experience do you have?
I have tutored students of all ages for over 18 years on both the Harp and Piano.
- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
Enhanced CRB disclosure.
- Where and with whom did you train?
I trained in Latvia at the Latvian Academy of Music. I was principal Harpist at the Latvian National symphony Orchestra for five years before moving to the UK. I them continued my studies at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama (GSMD) under the famous Harp Professor David Watkins.
• Mmus, Bmus (LMA), Ais Dip, Premier Prix (GSMD)
• Ais Dip, Premier Prix (GSMD)
• CRB Fully Checked
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