Homepage
Tutoring Jobs
£40/h
Profile and degree verified
Response Time 24h
Lessons offered by Neil
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at his home
  • at your home
  • By webcam
Taught subjects
  • Saxophone
Levels
  • All Levels

Neil - Elephant and Castle - Saxophone

Methodology

I am a professional musician based in London.

- Which subject(s) do you teach?

I teach saxophone and music theory.

- Tell me about your qualifications.

MMus (distinction) Saxophone Performance - Royal College of Music
BMus (Hons) (1st class) Saxophone Performance - Birmingham Conservatoire
LRSM

- How much do you charge?

£40 per hour, may be extra charge for travel.

- Where do you teach?

At students' homes. I am based in SE London, in Elephant & Castle, and am usually able to travel to destinations within a 10-12 mile radius.

- When are you available?

I am available Mon-Sat daytimes and evenings, and am flexible with my time. Many slots are already taken so please contact me for further information.

- Which ages and levels do you teach?

All.

- Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?

I am familiar with the ABRSM practical, jazz and theory syllabuses, and am also happy to prepare students for Trinity Guildhall exams. My feeling regarding examinations is that they provide a helpful focus for most students, but are certainly not essential, and therefore not mandatory! I am happy to prepare students for auditions, competitions and performances too.

- Describe your arrangements for online tutoring.

It is possible for music theory to be taught online, via the means of scanned work and email correspondence.

- Do you have a personal message for students?

Saxophone is an amazing instrument, it has immense flexibility and a vast range of tonal possibilities. Learning an instrument is great fun and should be an enjoyable experience. My lessons are varied and stimulating, covering all sorts of different music.

Background

- What kind of experience do you have?

Eleven years teaching pupils of all abilities and ages including complete beginners and advanced students. I have taught masterclasses at Birmingham University and Trinity College of Music (the latter as part of Syzygy saxophone quartet). I have examined for undergraduate and postgraduate saxophone performance exams at Birmingham Conservatoire.

- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?

Yes.

- Where and with whom did you train?

Kyle Horch (Royal College of Music) Chris Gumbley (Birmingham Conservatoire) Claude Delangle, Vincent David, Arno Bornkamp, Christian Wirth, Fabrizio Mancuso, Jean-Denis Michat (European Saxophone University, Gap, France, summer course) Mike Williams, Andy Tweed, Naomi Sullivan, Fredrick Hemke, Simon Haram, Alistair Parnell, Otis Murphy, Timothy McAllistair, Nobuya Sugawa, Christian Foreshaw, John Harle, Rob Buckland, David Roach, Richard Ingham, Debbie Buckley, Christina Thompson, Brian Winter (occasional private lessons/masterclasses)

- Do you belong to any professional organisations?

ISM.

- Tell me about some of your current students.

I currently teach a number of students at Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama junior dept, Lady Eleanor Holles School, Tower House School for Boys in Mortlake, Bousfield Primary School, South Kensington and Hindhead Music Centre, Surrey. I also have private pupils most of whom I teach on a weekly basis. Abilities range from complete beginner to post-grade 8.

Rates

Rate for online lessons : £40/h
Lessons offered by Neil
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at his home
at your home
webcam
Taught subjects
  • Saxophone
Levels
  • All Levels

Neil's CV

• BMus (Hons) 1st class
• MMus (Distinction)
• CRB checked
• ISM

Similar tutors

saxophone lessons closeby? Here's a selection of tutor listings that you can check out.

London
Rusne, saxohpone teacher for London UK. Private one to one music tuition. Fun and interesting lessons.
£40
Rusne
  • (2 reviews)

The lessons are fun, easy, motivating and creative. We will improvise, learn your favourite classical, pop, rock and jazz...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
London
Clarinet, Saxophone and Recorder teacher who studied at the Royal Academy of Music (Bmus 1st class honours and MA)
£35
Charlie
  • (1 review)

Whatever your goals with music, I aim to make lessons fun and motivating. Feel free to get in touch! - Which subject(s) do...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Wimbledon
Samuel - Wimbledon - Saxophone - Jazz - Funk - Bebop - Composition - Performance - Standards - Swing - Improvisation - Blues
£55
Samuel
1st lesson free!

Graduate of Trinity College of Music and The jr Royal Academy of Music Jazz Saxophone. Mentee of Jean Toussaint (Art...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
London
Saxophonist available for lessons, for students of all ages and abilities in London
£30
Dougal
1st lesson free!

Having numerous years of experience of music education as a student, and having had lessons with a number of world class...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile Responds within an hour
London
Nick - West Hampstead - Saxophone
£30
Nick
  • (2 reviews)

I am a freelance musician, composer, teacher and workshop facilitator who enjoys sharing my passion for music with...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
London
Grade 8 pianist, clarinetist and saxophonist offering music/instrumental lessons in South-West London - EDIT - I will be relocating to Birmingham from the 21st of September
£25
Lynette
1st lesson free!

I always start with warmups to help instrumental technique which the student can use in their own practice. Then I listen to...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
at his home at your home By webcam
1 hour £40 £40 £40
Book a class