I am a musician and music teacher currently working in London. My main instrument is the bassoon, but I also studied viola to first year university level and still play.
I am happy teaching in either English or German.
- Which subject(s) do you teach?
Bassoon, Recorder, Violin, Viola and Music Theory
- Tell me about your qualifications.
Bachelor of Music - bassoon
ABRSM Grade 8 distinction - viola
- How much do you charge?
I charge £30 for an hour and £20 for 30 minutes for individual lessons, including travel costs within zones 1-3. £5 extra travel costs for outside zone 3. Discounts can be arranged for group lessons.
- Where do you teach?
I teach at students' homes mainly in Central and East London.
- When are you available?
I teach on Monday, Friday and at weekends.
- Which ages and levels do you teach?
I am happy and have experience teaching all age groups.
- Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
Grade 1-diploma level bassoon
Grade 1-5 theory and recorder
Beginner violin and viola
- Describe your arrangements for online tutoring.
Skype lessons can be arranged if requested
- Do you have a personal message for students?
If you are not sure about which instrument is for you, please check out Southbank Sinfonia's regular "Saturday Spectacular" concerts - highly educational and inspiring for all ages!
- What kind of experience do you have?
As a teacher:
-Education projects with Southbank Sinfonia including side-by-side orchestral coaching and composing in the classroom
-Private bassoon and violin teaching
-Theory, composition and orchestra teacher at a Saturday morning music school
-Theory tutor at New Zealand School of Music
-Gamelan workshops in France
As a performer:
-Southbank Sinfonia (bassoon)
-ORSO Philharmonic, Freiburg (viola, bassoon)
-Vector Wellington Orchestra, NZ (bassoon)
-Southern Sinfonia, NZ (bassoon)
-New Zealand National Youth Orchestra (viola, bassoon)
- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
- Where and with whom did you train?
New Zealand School of Music - Preman Tilson
Hochschule fÃ¼r Musik Freiburg - Diego Chenna, Daniele Galaverna
- Do you belong to any professional organisations?
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