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Piano teaching and acting coaching. From beginner to advanced.

Personalised piano teaching for all ages, from beginner to advanced. I am passionate about encouraging confidence in each pupil, whatever stage they are at! I trained in classical piano at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama.

I am also a trained actor (LAMDA foundation and Oxford School of Drama MA), which is very helpful for my music teaching. I also love coaching students through Drama School auditions and LAMDA exams.

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At student's location: Around London, United Kingdom
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Age:
Preschool children (4-6 years old)
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
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90 minutes
The class is taught in:English

About Me

I have been playing piano since I was four years old. I began my serious classical training at Chetham’s School of Music when I was 14, then went on to study at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. I have been teaching privately and at various music school since. I love inspiring a broad musical interest in my pupils, and focus on their confidence and the desire to learn. I tailor my lessons to the needs of the individual and understand well when a student needs to be pushed and when they need a gentle approach. Ultimately, the lessons must bring joy along with development of the craft.

I have always loved theatre and finally decided after graduating from Guildhall to persue an acting career alongside my musical commitments. I have since trained at LAMDA and the Oxford School of Drama. I believe that my acting work is so supportive of my musical aims and teaching. I have successfully coached students through Drama school auditions and LAMDA exams.

Education

Guildhall School of Music and Drama, BMus (hons)
London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, foundation diploma
The Oxford School of Drama, one year postgraduate

Experience / Qualifications

I have been teaching privately and at various music schools for children over the past 5 years. Over this time I have performed as a soloist, chamber musician and accompanist throughout the country and occasionally abroad.

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