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Instruments Taught

Violin

Hourly Fee
Beginner £28.00
Intermediate £28.00
Advanced £28.00
Expert £28.00
Casual £28.00

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Personal Description:

I am an experienced violin/fiddle teacher, qualified with a PGCE (Primary Education), and a BA (Hons) in Performance.

I have experience of teaching adults and children alike, whether it be for exam preparation or purely for enjoyment. I currently work as a Project Musician at The Sage Gateshead, where I teach fiddle to adult beginners.

Tutoring Experience:

I have taught one to one and group violin lessons in the UK for over 8 years, seeing many students grow and flourish into confident musicians over this time. I also work as an Arts Education specialist, using the Arts to improve the lives of young people, across the north east.
In 2015 I was fortunate enough to work in Thailand where I taught fiddle music to Burmese refugees in Mae Sot Refugee Camp. Since returning, I have worked as a Primary School teacher at West Newcastle Academy, where I am their Music specialist.

Tutoring Approach:

My lessons are fun and engaging, bringing out the best in students and individually tailored to their learning style.

I teach a variety of musical styles and techniques, but have particular skills in folk music (English, Scottish, Irish, European and American). I play for the The Sage Gateshead, and am part of The Cake-cutters trio, playing Americana/gypsy jazz fiddle.

So, whether you are looking to pick up a violin for the very first time or improve your technique, please send me an email or give me a ring.

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Native Language: English (British)
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
References Available: Yes (✔ On File)

Qualifications:

  • Leeds Beckett University (2015) - Primary Education (PGCE) (✘ Not On File)
  • Lewis School of Languages, Barcelona (2007) - CELTA - Teaching English as a Foreign Language (Professional) (✔ On File)
  • Northumbria University (2004) - Performance (Bachelors) (✔ On File)

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