Greetings! I am Graduate from the Royal College of Music majoring in piano. I'm a passionate and enthusiastic teacher and my lessons will be structured to your individual needs. Helping students to achieve their musical goals.
- Which subject(s) do you teach?
I teach classical music - piano, practical musicianship, viva voce, and music theory (ABRSM exams).
- Tell me about your qualifications.
Bachelor of Music with Honours from RCM (2013-2017)
LRSM in Piano Performance
DIPABRSM In Piano Performance
ABRSM Grade 8 Piano with distinction
ABRSM Grade 8 Music Theory
CV attached in document on the right panel.
- How much do you charge?
Grades 5-6 piano and ABRSM music theory and adult casual learning: £40/h
Grades 7-8 and above piano and ABRSM music theory: £40/h
- Where do you teach?
I teach in canada water SE16.
- When are you available?
Am able to teach on Monday, Wednesdays and Fridays, saturday too. Ask for specific timing upon enquiry. Only From 6.15pm onwards
- Which ages and levels do you teach?
age 9 and over, From Grade 3 to Grade 8. I have four years of experience in teaching various levels and types of learners who have different goals towards music learning. Beginner to advanced or degree levels for piano and music theory. Serious or casual learner. I have particular experience with ABRSM exams.
- Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
Casual, ABRSM or Trinity exams, competitions and concerts as well as school exams (GCSE etc)
- Describe your arrangements for online tutoring.
Online tutoring is by skype and email. However, if you have an alternative that would be more suitable for you, I am happy to go with that.
- Do you have a personal message for students?
I have been teaching and understand that every student is different. In order to maximise their learning, I will always develop teaching method to suit their needs and therefore they can get the most out of it. Furthermore, I am patient, serious, responsible. professional and plan well.
- What kind of experience do you have?
I have been preparing students for ABRSM exams. I have participated in piano competitions internationally such as being a finalist at the ASIA Japan International Chopin Piano competition, and also performing in various venues across the UK such as the Steinway Hall, Reform Club. Thus, I am very familiar with the procedures of preparing for a performance, whether for a grade exam or for the public or even competitions. I have also accompanied people for their exams.
Furthermore, I have taken DIPABRSM (ABRSM) and LRSM (ABRSM), Grade 8 Piano (ABRSM).
- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
No, but I am willing to get one if required.
- Where and with whom did you train?
I am currently studying at the Royal College of Music with Professor Danny Driver as an RCM Scholar, previous professor include Julian Jacobson and Gordon Fergus-Thompson. Previously trained with Loo Bang Hean in Malaysia from UCSI University. I have performed in masterclasses with acclaimed pianists such as Dennis Lee, Toh Chee Hung, Leslie Howard, Benjamin Loh, Chang Hae Won.
- Tell me about some of your current students.
One of my students has a distinction in Grade 5 piano. Another students have achieved Grade 5 with merit. One has gone on to achieve a merit on Grade 4. I've had students of varying ages and levels, including a teenage intermediate casual learner, and adult beginner.
Kheng is an excellent tutor. He demonstrates patience, expertise and takes time to listen to and intstruct his pupil. I highly reccomend him to any piano student at any level.
Kheng is a wonderful and patient teacher!
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