Welcome! I am a professional musician/multi-instrumentalist with over 10 years of teaching experience. I believe that learning an instrument should be a very enjoyable and rewarding process!
- Which subject(s) do you teach?
Piano - A variety of styles including classical, jazz, pop, blues etc.
Drum Kit - A variety of styles including jazz, soul, pop, blues, rock etc.
Classical Percussion - including tuned percussion.
- Tell me about your qualifications.
Bachelor of Music 1st Class Hons from Trinity College of Music
ABRSM Grade 8 Piano Distinction
ABRSM Grade 8 Percussion Distinction
- How much do you charge?
I charge £40 per hour. £25 per half hour.
- Where do you teach?
I am based in Brixton, South London. Lessons at students homes can be arranged.
- When are you available?
I have a flexible timetable and include both weekdays and weekends.
- Which ages and levels do you teach?
- Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
An ABRSM exam, a concert, a performance or just for fun.
- Do you have a personal message for students?
All students can achieve their musical goals and I believe the experience of doing so should be an enjoyable one.
- What kind of experience do you have?
Over 10 years of private one to one tuition, ranging from beginners to advance.
Group coaching and masterclasses at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance and The Royal College of Music, Stockholm for degree level students.
I have a lot of professional playing experience. I have played at venues such as the Royal Festival Hall, the Barbican and the 02 Arena (London), Webster Hall (New York), The Sydney Opera House and The Olympia (Paris). I have played at Festivals such as Glastonbury, Bestival (UK), Bonnarroo, Outside Lands (US). I have recorded for TV on the Mercury awards (UK), Tarratata, Skavlan (Europe), The Late Show with David Letterman and Conan (US). I have a lot of studio recording experience and can be found on various Jazz/Soul/Pop records.
- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
- Where and with whom did you train?
I studied Piano with Simon Purcell and Liam Noble, Drums with Dave Wickins and Tristan Maillot, Vibraphone with Jim Hart and Roger Beaujolais, Classical Percussion with Ian Chopping and arranging with Paul Bartholomew.
- Do you belong to any professional organisations?
Musicians Union (MU)
• BMus 1st Class Hons Trinity College of Music
• Musicians Union Member
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