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Piano and Keyboard - Class and Individual Lessons

Jessica has been playing piano since she was 5 years old and originally learnt a strict classical method. However, in more recent times her interest in modern keyboards and contemporary music has grown, giving her a well rounded knowledge of music and the instruments. 
Jess prides herself on having endless patience which enables her to be specialised at teaching students of all ages. 
With a fun and bubbly personality, Jess makes it her aim to keep her students enthusiastic and enjoying what they play.




Violin, Viola, Piano & Keyboard - Individual Lessons

 Since graduating from the Colchester Institute in July 2006 with a BA Honours Degree in Music, Thomas has been working as a freelance musician and music teacher in London and the South East. He specializes in the violin, while also teaching viola, piano, music theory, string groups and classroom He performs for the Collaborative Orchestra, Essex Concert Orchestra and the Andreas String Quartet, as well as freelancing for many other groups. Thomas is able to teach all ages and abilities and looks forward to passing on his expertise in Music to his students, teaching them at their own pace and finding a learning path specific to each one.


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Guitar, Drums & Keyboard - Individual Lessons

Lee has been playing guitar, bass, drums and keys or over 20 years and has had previous success performing  live and recording with various bands throughout this time.
Aside from his session work between touring, Lee began teaching around 2001 and found it an enjoyable and worthwhile platform to educate and nurture new musicians on their journey into music.
Lee will tailor lessons around every individual and enjoys finding the right musical journey for each and every one of his students!




Piano, Keyboard, Violin & Theory - Individual Lessons
Glynn commenced his music studies on the piano at age 7 first with his mother, nd then Lily Martin, going on to pass grade 8 with distinction at 16.  He was also a regular prize winner at the local music festivals nd as a result was invited by singing teacher Freda Parry to accompany some of her solo students during rehearsals and performances.  Glynn teaches piano up to grade 8 and violin and theory to grade 5 and, over the years, has presented  hundreds of successful candidates for their ABRSM exams.  He enjoys teaching all ages and abilities and always tries to accommodate individual musical tastes and preferences. He also makes time to learn new music both for himself and accompaniments for instrumentalists and singers.
"As a teacher it is important to keep ones own technique up to scratch" he says.
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Piano, Keyboard, Vocals & Theory - Individual Lessons

Ashley has been a professional performer since the age of 8 and currently works for six different choirs in Essex and East London, including The Triple H Community Choir (Hockley, Hawkwell and Hullbridge), which he founded and has conducted since 2012. He is also Accompanist to Maldon and Billericay Choral Societies, Anglia Singers, Gale Singers (Becontree) and United Singers (Hornchurch).
Ashley teaches dozens of pupils at Holt Farm Junior School, Enfield Grammar School and now at Allegro Academy in Westcliff. He holds the DipLCM Piano Accompaniment Diploma, the DipABRSM in Choral Conducting, and has Grade 8 in Singing and Piano. Away from the his piano, choral and teaching portfolios Ashley is also a highly experienced Church musician, and is organist to the world's oldest wooden Church in Greensted-Juxta-Ongar.
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Drums, Bass Guitar & Piano - Individual Lessons

Sam has been playing drums for around 20 years, earning a professional diploma and amassing a wealth of experience in live situations and recording but it is teaching that he finds most rewarding.

His approach to teaching is to focus on the fundamentals and use these simple approaches to open up the limitless creative possibilities that exist in music.

He is also happy to teach to a syllabus such as the grading systems or any other instructional material, and can offer in depth guidance on technique, stick control, timing, dynamics, independence, reading, tuning, improvisation, rudimental studies and practice techniques.

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Piano, Keyboard, Violin, Viola & Guitar - Individual Lessons

  Natrah graduated from the West Sussex Institute in 1991 and started working at Ridley Studios by playing Piano for the ballet classes before teaching her first Piano pupils and a small ‘Introduction To Music' class to children aged 4 - 6. She worked at Ridley Studios for twenty-one years teaching Piano and Violin and also taught at Westcliff High School For Girls for twenty-one years starting with Piano, and then Violin, also playing for several school productions. In 1994 - 1996 Natrah taught  adult beginners Piano classes at Basildon Adult Education College and still teaches a lot of adults at the moment, also teach adult Violinists! She has taught Violin and Guitar at St Pierre School and also the Violin at Sacred Heart School. Other work includes playing the Piano for ballet classes at St Michael's Preparatory School for two years and, for several years, taught Piano and Violin at the Piano Pavilion.

Natrah has played in several orchestras including the Southend Sinfonia, Southend Philharmonic Orchestra and currently the Southend Symphony Orchestra - she likes to encourage pupils, when ready, to join one day! Of her former pupils several of them have gone on to become music teachers themselves!

A very experienced teacher, who loves to create individual lesson plans to suit each student's needs.




Piano - Individual Lessons

Gerda was born in Lithuania and went for her first piano lesson at the age of 4. When she was 7 she began to study classical piano in The Conservatory of Music. She was involved in many concerts and competitions within her country as well as abroad. She was also part of a classical orchestra.

She continued her musical education studying music history and music theory until 2008 where she graduated with a Piano Artist Diploma. In 2012 she was accepted into The Southend College where she continued to study music performance, composition and production.