Tailored piano lessons for the individual.
- Which subject(s) do you teach?
Piano up to Grade 5 ABRSM
Music theory up to Grade 5 ABRSM
- Tell me about your qualifications.
I have an honours degree in music from Napier University (2006)
Grades 1-8 Piano ABRSM
- How much do you charge?
£24 per hour (£27 in your own home, may be split between two pupils)
£18 for 45 minutes (£21 in your own home, may be split between two young pupils)
£12 for half an hour (only available from my home)
- Where do you teach?
Prestonpans, East Lothian, Port Seton, Cockenzie, Longniddry, Aberlady, Balencrieff, Musselburgh, Wallyford, Tranent.
I teach from my home and at students' homes.
I can travel to you if I can reach you within 15 minutes by car.
- When are you available?
I teach through the holidays but am happy for you to take a break during school holidays if you give me notice in advance. I prefer to keep my teaching to week days only. I am available between the hours of 11am and 8pm.
- Which ages and levels do you teach?
Beginners and re-starters up to grade 5
Age 7 - adult
- Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
ABRSM Exams up to grade 5, piano and theory. Some of my pupils have also been looking for help preparing for school music exams.
- Do you have a personal message for students?
I enjoy tailoring lessons to the individual and it is important to me that you find your lessons enjoyable and inspiring.
- What kind of experience do you have?
Over two years teaching experience.
At University I took modules in Keyboard skills, Improvisation and Accompaniment.
- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
My last one was done in April 2010.
- Where and with whom did you train?
I studied Music at Napier University where singing was my principle study. I also took modules in keyboard skills, improvisation and accompaniment. More recently I studied piano with Sarah Bainbridge and gained my Grade 8 piano. I did grades 2-7 while I was still at school. My piano teacher was Jennifer Edge.
- Do you belong to any professional organisations?
I am a member of EPTA
- Tell me about some of your current students.
I am currently teaching children, teenagers and adults. Some prefer to learn to read music from the start while some are preferring to learn about scales, harmony and chords.
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