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Violin, Viola, Music Theory lessons. GCSE and A level tutoring

Graduate of Oxford University, Royal College of Music and San Francisco Conservatory, I am dedicated teacher with over 22 years experience: working with students of all ages, at all levels. I enjoy finding the right approach to help you learn best, fulfill your potential, and achieve what you'd like out of the lessons - be that exams, auditions or enjoyment and relaxation.
- 100% pass rate for ABRSM exams
- DBS checked.
- NSPCC Child Protection Awareness training.
- Oxfordshire County Council Safeguarding training.
As a teacher I have worked for 3 different music services; San Francisco Conservatory junior college; state and private schools; independent academies. I have taught A level, GCSE and music theory; written a viola exam syllabus; adjudicated competitions; and coached chamber music and orchestras.

I am active as a performing professional musician, playing with top London/UK orchestras such as Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Opera House, English Chamber Orchestra; BBCNOW, BBCPhil and others; as well as playing solo and chamber music. This has taken me to the top concert halls, recording studios and arenas around the UK, Europe and further afield.

Location

At teacher's location: Blackthorn, Bicester, UK
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Skills:
Age:
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced
Duration:
30 minutes
45 minutes
60 minutes
90 minutes
120 minutes
The class is taught in:English

About Me

I am dedicated teacher with over 22 years experience, and enjoy working with students of all ages, at all levels. I particularly enjoy setting up beginners well, and problem solving more advanced student's technical problems.

I'm keen to give students the tools so they can problem solve on their own, and the technical means to express what they want to say musically.

Although my approach is tailored to each individual student, I work in a structured way and expect regular practice to be done at home to support learning and make progress!

Education

BA(Hons) Oxon - Music
PGAdvDip RCM Viola - Solo and Ensemble Recitalist pathway
MM SFCM Chamber Music
Conservatoire de Paris (CNSMDP) ERASMUS exchange
Universitat Salzburg Mozarteum (6 months)

Experience / Qualifications

I am active as a performing professional musician, playing with top London/UK orchestras such as Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Opera House, English Chamber Orchestra; BBCNOW, BBCPhil and others; as well as playing solo and chamber music. This has taken me to the top concert halls, recording studios and arenas around the UK, Europe and further afield.

As a teacher I have worked for 3 different music services; San Francisco COnservatory junior college; state and private schools; independent academies. I have taught A level, GCSE and music theory; written a viola exam syllabus; adjudicated competitions; and coached chamber music and orchestras.

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