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Piano classes for beginners. Learn how to play simple tunes on the piano.

Music classes suitable for complete beginners who would like to learn how to play the piano / keyboard. Friendly and experienced instructor. Fantastic music to play. Opportunities for performance or qualifications if desired. Challenge yourself and learn a new skill!

Extra information

You will need access to a piano or keyboard.

Location

At student's location: Around Bushey, United Kingdom

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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

Duration:

30 minutes

The class is taught in:

English

About Me

I am keen to bring the enjoyment of piano playing to Bushey and the wider community. Everyone welcome.

Becoming a proficient piano player is tremendously rewarding, sociable and a fantastic life skill. Why not make a start today? Complete beginners very welcome!

You will be amazed with what you can achieve with a little persistent effort. Individual practice schedules can be devised in consultation with students.

Education

I am a graduate of the Royal Academy of Music and hold postgraduate degrees from the Universities of Bristol and London. I have taught music in the classroom, instrumental and music theory as well as for academic qualifications.

Experience / Qualifications

I have been teaching music since 1998 and am passionate about bringing music to the community in Bushey and the broader area.

Qualifications: BMus(Hons)(Royal Academy of Music, London), LRAM(Violoncello), DipVCM(Pianoforte), MA(Bristol), PhD(London)

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Availability of a typical week

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