I'm a trumpet player/composer based in London with a passion for sharing my knowledge and love of music with others.
- Which subject(s) do you teach?
Trumpet (classical and jazz), improvisation and composition.
- Tell me about your qualifications.
BMus (Hons) degree.
- How much do you charge?
£30 per hour.
- Where do you teach?
I often teach at home (South East London) however I'm happy to travel around London. Also available to teach around Alton, Hampshire on occasion.
- When are you available?
Please feel free to get in touch and we can come to an arrangement that is best.
- Which ages and levels do you teach?
I teach all levels and abilities. Whether assisting with that first note on the instrument or sharing more advanced musical knowledge, it gives me great pleasure to be able to share my knowledge and love of music with others. I'm also able to prepare students for graded examinations.
- Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
Trumpet grades 1 - 8 Piano grades 1 - 8
- What kind of experience do you have?
I've been teaching a range of ages and abilites for a number of years and currently hold the trumpet teacher post at Blackheath Conservatoire. As regards to performance, I lead many of my own projects and I'm regularly commissioned to write new music. I've performed across the UK and Europe at prestigious festivals and venues such as the London Jazz Festival, Brecon Jazz Festival, Ronnie Scott's, the Vortex, the Queen Elizabeth Hall and the Barbican. I have also had my music broadcast on BBC Radio 3. I regularly play in a variety of settings from orchestral work to small ensembles to solo trumpet. I have received a number of awards including the WCOM Jazz Musician of the year 2012, the Dankworth prize for jazz composition 2010 and was shortlisted for a British Composer Award in 2012.
- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
- Where and with whom did you train?
I've studied with Chris Batchelor (trumpet/improvisation) and Issie Barratt - composition at Trinity college of Music, as well as Mark David (principle trumpet of Philharmonia, Head of Brass - Royal Academy of Music, Martin Read (composition), Steve Waterman (jazz trumpet) and Pam Edwards (piano).
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