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Music Theory, GCSE Music Tutoring, Composition Skills

Studying GCSE Music and struggling to make sense of it all? Learning to play an instrument but need a little extra boost with your theory?

Tailored to your needs and available in thirty minute or hour long chunks, we can work on all elements of your theory knowledge and look at how to apply them to either your musical instrument or your current area of study.

I am a composer and singer, currently based in Brighton. I have a wealth of experience in educational settings from primary to sixth form and have worked as a private singing teacher and as a music/musical theatre tutor.

Extra information

You will need a laptop or tablet with Zoom installed. Bring a sharp pencil and some manuscript paper to start off with, if you are planning on working towards your Grade 5 Theory exam you will need a copy of the work book.

Location

Online via webcam

General info

Skills:
Age:
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Duration:
30 minutes
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English

About Me

I am a composer and singer, currently based in Brighton, England. I love music and have been lucky to have had a wealth of musical experiences as a young person and some excellent and inspiring teachers.

Music theory can be a daunting task for many students but I love it, it's full of patterns and rules that make notated music one of the most efficient forms of reading and writing. To be able to unpick that can be really interesting and leads to lots of 'aha!' moments when a student can relate what they are seeing on paper to their own practice as a musician.

I am DBS checked and currently work for several performing arts schools and choirs as a singing teacher and assistant musical director.

Education

BA Music
(Music in Practice, Composing for Stage and Screen, Conducting, Arranging, Romantic Music Studies, Classical Music Studies)
A Levels in Music, Music Technology,Spanish and Performing Arts
Grade 8 in Voice and Saxophone
Grade 5 Drums
Grade 5 Theory

Experience / Qualifications

(Current and prior experience condensed for Apprentus)
Music/Musical Theatre Tutor at Barton Peveril Sixth Form College, Howden School, Hull Collegiate.

Singing Teacher for Love Theatre Arts, Rox School of Dance and Drama, Wildern School, Wyvern Theatre School, The Performer's Studio, AJ Dance and Fitness.

Musical Director/Assistant Musical Director for Brighton GMC, Brighton MVC, Hull Musical Theatre Company, Hull Community Voices, Hessle Theatre Company, Hampshire Youth Theatre.

Composer for Learning Through Landscapes, Chris Cray Animations, Hull Truck Youth Theatre, Oasis Youth Theatre, Mark Wheeller (Best use of Sound AETF Semi Finals), OYT 006.

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