I love music, teaching and seeing the next generation of musician excel. My students enjoy engaging and fun lessons. Contact me today to find out how I can help you achieve your musical aspirations and goals.
- Which subject(s) do you teach?
I teach violin, viola, chamber music, string orchestras,music theory and musicianship
- Tell me about your qualifications.
I hold a B Mus with Honors in violin performance, PGCE classroom music and art history and MA in cultural policy and management.
- How much do you charge?
Each potential student receives a 20 minutes free consultation. After that, the fee will be negotiable depending on the level of playing and travel time involved. Please get in touch to inquire.
- Where do you teach?
I teach at the comfort of students home. I teach in Stains, Slough,Windsor, Old Windsor, Datchet, Maidenhead, Egham and surrounding towns. Please inquire about the lessons in your area.
- When are you available?
I am available most afternoons and evenings. I have flexible working hours- please inquire.
Lesson slots during the day are available for adult students.
I teach 38 weeks per year - in line with the school term. I also offer summer and winter holiday booster lessons.
- Which ages and levels do you teach?
I teach pupils from 5 years old upwards and i am able to teach all standards, from complete beginners to experienced musicians at conservatoire level (diploma and post-Grade 8 standard).
I also very much enjoy teaching adults, regardless if they are staring from scratch or would like to brush up on old skills they developed in primary and secondary school.
- Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
I prepare Violin, Viola and Music Theory - ABRSM Examinations
Specialist music school entry examinations
Secondary school 'Music Scholarship' auditions
Music Conservatoire auditions
National and local orchestra auditions
- What kind of experience do you have?
I have been teaching for over 20 years. My first teaching experience was in a specialist music school in Belgrade, where i developed a strong fundamentals in string teaching pedagogy. My students regularly performed at national and international festivals and competitions. That was followed with the Head of Strings employment in a large college in Melbourne where my work focused on establishing a high standard beginners string program for children age 6 to 11. Since 2008, I worked with Hertfordshire Music Service, Enfield Music service and Berkshire Maestros. i have been directing and conducting string orchestras form beginners to advanced level and I coached string quartets on a regular basis. I regularly prepare students for graded ABRSM exam up to grade 8. My students have a 100 percent passing rate with more that 20 percent gaining a distinction.
- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
I have a current enhanced DBS check.
- Do you belong to any professional organisations?
I am a fully registered ISM member .
• MA, BMus (Honours) Violin Performance
• Diploma of Teaching (PGCE)
• CRB checked
• ISM fully registered member, ESTA
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