If you are interested in learning to play the violin, or are looking for a new perspective don't hesitate to get in touch. I am a friendly, professional violinist with lots of playing and teaching experience and would love to hear from you!
- Which subject(s) do you teach?
I teach the violin, viola, chamber music and am also able to help with music theory.
- Tell me about your qualifications.
I studied on the Joint Course between the University of Manchester and the Royal Northern College of Music, graduating with a first class honours degree in 2008. I was then offered a scholarship to study at the Royal Academy of Music, where I completed the LRAM Teaching Diploma and received a Master of Arts with Distinction.
- How much do you charge?
I charge £30 per hour, with an extra £5 added per lesson if I travel to you.
- Where do you teach?
I teach from my home in Sydenham but am happy to travel to you if you prefer.
- When are you available?
As a freelance violin player and teacher, my schedule changes from week to week so I can be very flexible with lesson times.
- Which ages and levels do you teach?
I am happy to teach any age or ability.
- Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
ABRSM exams if appropriate.
- What kind of experience do you have?
I am an experienced violinist and teacher and have played with the London Symphony Orchestra, Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, London Sinfonietta and the Scottish Ensemble. I have been a member of Manchester Camerata since 2009 and am violinist with the Berkeley Ensemble (a mixed wind and strings chamber group). I have worked with LSO Discovery and Scottish Ensemble in a wide range of education work and have over 5 years of private teaching experience.
- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
Yes, I am fully CRB checked.
- Where and with whom did you train?
I studied with Clio Gould (leader of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and London Sinfonietta) at the Royal Academy of Music and with Richard Deakin at the Royal Northern College of Music.
- Do you belong to any professional organisations?
I am a member of the Musicians' Union.
• MusB/GRNCM (first class)
• LRAM Teaching Diploma and MA with Distinction
• fully CRB checked
• member of the Musicians' Union
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