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Instruments Taught


Hourly Fee
Beginner £30.00
Intermediate £30.00
Advanced £30.00
Expert £30.00
Casual £30.00

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Personal Description:

I am a classically trained violinist with a music degree from London University. I have played with many orchestras in the south of England and now play professionally for the Lakeland Sinfonia, Morecambe Promenade Orchestra and others by request.

I play electric violin with the Eden Valley Ceilidh Band and we play frequently for weddings, birthday parties and fundraising functions. I am constantly developing my knowledge and skills in folk violin playing.

Tutoring Experience:

I currently teach violin in local primary and secondary schools and have a number of private pupils - both adults and children.

In 2009 I successfully completed the "Teaching Music Effectively" programme run by The Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music which is a programme specifically for instrumental teachers to enable them to keep up-to-date with new developments and initiatives in music teaching. I am a member of the European String Teachers Association and attended a week long summer school in 2014 to develop my string teaching skills.

Tutoring Approach:

I am able to teach all abilities from beginners to Associated Board Grade 8 violin examinations. I usually provide 30 minu**Contact Detail Removed**ssons.

I like to teach many different types of music including popular music, classical music and folk music. I also use violin duets a lot in my teaching to develop the ability to play music with other musicians

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


  • London University (1985) - 2:1 Honours degree in Music (College) (✘ Not On File)

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