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I am an advanced level, grade 8 saxophonist with over ten years of experience playing in bands. I have a track record of providing excellent teaching over a range of subjects, including music theory and drumming. I have also taught in children's art groups. I am a recently graduated student in English Literature and I'm looking to teach in the future, so this would be an excellent opportunity for me to teach saxophone to beginners.

Extra information

Bring your instrument and a manuscript book.

Location

At teacher's location: Nightingale Road, Hampton TW12 3HU, UK
At student's location: Around Hampton, United Kingdom

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General info

Age:
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Duration:
45 minutes
The class is taught in:English

About Me

I am an engaging and friendly tutor with experience teaching children. I have over ten years experience playing music in bands.
I am an engaging and friendly tutor with experience teaching children. I have over ten years experience playing music in bands.

Education

English Literature, 2.i. Goldsmiths, University of London
English Literature, 2.i. Goldsmiths, University of London
English Literature, 2.i. Goldsmiths, University of London

Experience / Qualifications

Grade 8 Saxophone, A-Level Music, Grade 5 Music Theory
Grade 8 Saxophone, A-Level Music, Grade 5 Music Theory
Grade 8 Saxophone, A-Level Music, Grade 5 Music Theory

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