I am a freelance trumpet player and teacher based in Manchester and am able to teach people of all ages and abilities.
- Which subject(s) do you teach?
I am able to teach the trumpet and cornet from beginners to advanced levels and music theory and Piano up to grade 5 standard.
- Tell me about your qualifications.
Postgraduate Diploma with Distinction from Royal Northern College of Music
BMus(Hons) from the Royal Northern College of Music in Music and Performance on trumpet.
Diploma in Trumpet performance (DipABRSM Distinction)
Grade 8 Trumpet
Grade 8 Viola
- How much do you charge?
I charge £24 an hour and £12 for half an hour. I am able to travel but there would be a small extra charge.
- Where do you teach?
I teach mainly at my house in Castlefield but am able to travel a 20 mile radius if a pupil wishes to be taught at their home.
- When are you available?
My timetable is very flexible so it would be easy to arrange times to suit the pupil.
- Which ages and levels do you teach?
I teach all ages and all abilities for trumpet and cornet and up to grade 5 standard on Piano and music theory.
- Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
I am able to take students through any grade or exam and I use mainly the ABRSM grade system.
- What kind of experience do you have?
I have experience in all kinds of teaching, including conducting small brass ensembles and orchestral sections. I have also taught on a one to one basis for a number of years and taught wider opportunities at schools across Manchester.
As a performer, I have experience at working in chamber groups and orchestras (such as the Opera North, Halle Orchestra and BBC Philharmonic) and have performed as a soloist with various amateur orchestras across the country. I have also had experience at working with pop bands and artists such as 'The Ting Tings' and X factor winner Alexandra Burke.
I have had lots of experience at working with children as I have been part of the Social Staff team for the National Children's Orchestra for the last three years.
- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
Yes I have an up-to-date CRB/DBS disclosure certificate.
• Postgraduate Diploma with Distinction
• Bachelor of Music with Honors
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