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Subjects Taught


Hourly RateOnline Lessons
Hourly Rate
Primary £30.00£27.00
Secondary £30.00£27.00
GCSE £35.00£31.50
A-Level £35.00£31.50
University £35.00£31.50
Casual Learner £30.00£27.00

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Personal Description:

I am a music PhD student in the University of York. I am a composer and pianist. I've got the highest level certification of piano in China.
I've received BA music degree from the Wuhan Conservatory of music in China. My ex-teachers in composition have included Liu Jian, Xun-fang Huang and Xi Zhao in China. In 2012,I got the distinction of the MA degree in the University of York, UK. Currently I am the PhD Candidate in Composition at the University of York, supervised by Roger Marsh, Ambrose field and Martin Suckling.
I have had performances and collaborations with ensembles and performers including New dots project(London), singer Peyee Chen in INTIME 2014 Symposium at Coventry University, the Diotima and Kreutzer string quartets; The Irish Summer School, Chimera ensemble, YOCOCO ensemble and so on. I was rewarded the top three prize from the China National Composition and other rewards in Hubei Province before she came to UK.

Tutoring Experience:

• Piano teacher in Bo Si music education institue, Wuhan 2005-2010

• Part-time lecture in piano performence
Wuhan Conservatory of Music, China. 2013.03-07
o Duties: Responsibility for instruction and grading; evaluation of prospective piano students

• Part-time lecture in Orchestration and Music Theory
Wuhan Conservatory of Music, China. 2010-2011
o Duties: Curricular planning and development; supervision of undergraduate course assistants; direction of weekly Orchestration class; design and administration of competency examinations

• Under Graduate Teaching Assistant in Harmony
Wuhan Conservatory of Music, China. 2009
o Duties: Weekly classroom instruction, grading, tutoring
o Courses: Russian tonal harmony

• Under Graduate Teaching Assistant in Aural Skills
Wuhan Conservatory of Music, China. 2008
o Duties: Weekly classroom instruction, grading, tutoring
o Courses: Aural Skills

Tutoring Approach:

face to face teaching, design the specific lessons for students, helping to resolve the specific problems the student have,


  • The University of York (2017) - the third year (Doctorate) (in progress)
  • The University of York (2013) - distinction (Masters) (✔ On File)
  • the conservatory of music, Wuhan, China (2005) - distinction (Bachelors) (✔ On File)
Native Language: Chinese
Additional Languages: English (British), Cantonese
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
References Available: Yes (✔ On File)

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