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    Violin and music theory classes. Preparing for grade exams.

    My name is Olga and I am an experienced and enthusiastic violin teacher. I have completed Undergraduate studies at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire which included 2 years of pedagogy classes.
    I have over 4 years of teaching experience in one to one violin classes as well as group teaching. I worked with my students towards grade exams and various performances.

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    Students need their own violin.

    Location

    At teacher's location: Kinvara Heights, Birmingham B12, 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
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    Duration:
    30 minutes
    45 minutes
    60 minutes
    The class is taught in:English, Polish

    About Me

    I am an enthusiastic teacher with over 5 years of teaching experience. I can teach at the variety of levels, from complete beginners to more advanced grade taking/performing musicians.

    Education

    Liszt Academy Non degree course
    Bachelor of Music with Honours at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
    Postgraduate Certificate at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
    Pedagogy Mentor Scheme course at Junior Birmingham Conservatoire
    Wladyslaw Zelenski Secondary State Music School in Krakow

    Experience / Qualifications

    Royal Birmingham Conservatoire Junior Department - visiting violin tutor
    4 years at Shades Music Tuition - one to one violin lessons.
    1 year at Independent Primary School- violin teacher
    1 year mentor scheme at Junior Conservatoire
    2 years pedagogy course at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
    Originally from Poland. I have studied at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire in UK and graduated with distinction. Currently completing my non degree course at Liszt Academy. During my studies I have performed at Wigmore Hall, Windsor Castle and Symphony Hall in Birmingham. I have over 5 years of teaching experience. I teach privately and for music institution with the latest position as a visiting tutor at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire Junior Department.I am open to teach students at any level. I can help you prepare for the exams, improve your technique and sound. My goal is to keep students challenged and inspired. It is never too late to start playing!

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