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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 composition 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 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.
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 Ambrose field and Martin Suckling and Roger Marsh.

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,

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


  • The University of York (2017) - the third year (Doctorate) (✔ On File)
  • The University of York (2013) - distinction (Masters) (✔ On File)
  • the conservatory of music, Wuhan, China (2005) - distinction (Bachelors) (✔ On File)

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