The best of the best
Our teachers have been selected for their experience and skills as educator and musician.
Peter is our in house guitar Jazz specialist. He has studied in the prestigious Sawada Shongo school of Jazz in Tokyo and has taught extensively here in the UK and abroad. He also enjoys performing with the Club Montepulciano house band.
Visit area: Herne Hill, Dulwich.
Guitar, Ukulele, Mandolin
David is an experienced and versatile guitar teacher with a wealth of experience including live performance, session and TV work. He can teach rock, blues, jazz and classical.
His knowledge of contemporary playing styles include rock, pop, blues, funk and jazz.
He holds a MMus in Music Performance from the London College of Music and a BMus Popular Music Performance (1st Class honours).
Guitar, Singing, Piano, Ukulele
To watch and hear Conrad play click HERE
Having obtained a BA (Hons) music degree, Conrad went on to further studies at the Musicians Institute London. Predominantly a singer/songwriter, his first instrument is guitar, and he has recorded several albums of original material. Conrad has also toured in Europe, the US and Scandinavia and won awards from the PRS foundation and Acoustic magazine for his songwriting. He has also played as a session guitarist on other people’s music and in function bands, so is well versed in many styles of music.
Conrad has taught privately since leaving University and has been teaching guitar, vocals, piano and ukulele full time in Brighton for 3 years before recently moving to London. Having worked with a large age range of students he is familiar with both ABRSM and Rock and Pop syllabuses.
Piano, Singing, Composition
To watch and hear Dainora play click HERE
Dainora graduated from Goldsmith College. She teaches piano, classical singing, composition and theory. She has previously held the position of conductor and choirmaster and has also studied contemporary and Jazz composition.
She likes to develop a patient approach with young and adult students while being ambitious with their results.
Alime Duygu Hafiz:
Alime graduated from Violin/Piano performance at Baku Music Academy and completed her Master’s degree in Music Industry Management at the London Metropolitan University.
She has 5 years’ experience of teaching Piano/Violin and Music Theory and has been performing for 19 years, participating in classical orchestras whenever possible. Currently she is performing with the Fulham Orchestra in London. In addition, she has had solo and orchestra performances in Cyprus, Hungary, UK and Azerbaijan.
Alime has taught piano and violin to students of all ages in globally well-established private music schools in Cyprus and London. She is highly motivated to encourage her students to develop both their ability and enjoyment of learning to play to the highest standard possible.
David has a BA in Music from Dartington College of Arts.
He is a guitarist and composer with over 7 years teaching experience.
David can teach most guitar styles from classical to Pop Rock and Jazz, focusing on achieving correct technique, theory, and improvisation while keeping lessons fun and engaging.
Emily is a graduate of St. Andrews University and is now undertaking an MA at King’s College London.
She is an experienced and enthusiastic piano and violin tutor with a background in early age music education, having taught since she was fourteen-years-old. She has prepared many students for ABRSM exams with a 100% success rate. She also has extensive experience working within schools, early education and supporting young musicians in orchestras.
Guitar, Piano, Ukulele
Cameron is a composer and multi-instrumentalist currently studying for his PhD at The Guildhall School of Music and Drama. His music has been played by many internationally renowned ensembles and performers.
He is a friendly, experienced and enthusiastic teacher who likes to inspire his students to achieve their full potential. In 2016 he was awarded the Tracey Chadwell Memorial Prize for Composition.
Agata is a great, enthusiastic and highly experienced piano teacher. Agata graduated from Music School in Warsaw where she won many competitions and has performed at many concerts. She specialises in classical and contemporary music and also teaches pop music. In 2017 she achieved a Bachelor of Music at Goldsmiths University of London and is currently undertaking a Masters degree in Music Composition.
Agata teaches all ages and wants her students to enjoy learning the piano; have a great understanding of music and achieve the best they possibly can.
Piano, Singing, Theory
Greta graduated with a Bachelor of Music degree from University of Aberdeen, Scotland. More than six years of teaching experience gives her extensive knowledge of different levels and age groups piano, singing and music theory developing. She has also enjoyed singing and conducting in various choirs (e.g. St Machar Cathedral Scholar 2014-2016) and touring Europe and World from a young age (Germany, UK, Canada, Hungary).
Greta enjoys accepting challenges and always treats every student individually to accommodate their needs and wishes regarding piano, singing or music theory. She is strong willed and determined to achieve learning together as well as to enjoy every minute!
Alex is a UWL (University Of West London) graduate with 5 years experience in the music industry. During this time he has taught hundreds of students all over London and taken part in many diverse projects ranging from Musical theatre, opera and original music in various styles.
Alex specialises in most popular styles including jazz and classical. He is also available to teach RGT, ABRSM and Rockschool syllabuses.
Iani is a dedicated professional guitarist who can teach guitar (classical, acoustic or electric) at any levels and in any styles so he can share with you the magic of music! Iani believes that the secret of learning to play an instrument is for the student to love what they are doing. Therefore, his lessons are tailored to your interests.
He has been teaching guitar for more than 7 years and had over 150 students. He can also help students prepare for ABRSM, Rockschool, RGT or Trinity exams. And if you need help choosing a guitar and are confused about all the different types, he can help with that too!
Kitty loves being a piano teacher and has been teaching for over 15 years. She caters for all abilities from beginner until grade 8. Lessons can be tailored for the enthusiastic amateur who wants to play for pleasure, through to the tutoring of theory, practical and aural for examination.
After completing her qualifications in piano, violin and theory with ABRSM music board Kitty decided to share her passion with others. She has great inspiration and passion in her teaching and loves to share her musical experience with all her students.
Kitty received her Music BA Hons at City University London in 2007 and also studied Advanced Performance at The London Guildhall School of Music and Drama.
Anna studied at the Royal College of Music and Guildhall School of Music and Drama.
In 2016 Anna was a member of Southbank Sinfonia, where a varied programme of events included performances around the UK, Italy and Paris.
Anna enjoys combining chamber and orchestral performance with her teaching work and believes it is important that lessons are fun as well as informative.
Saxophone, Clarinet, Flute, Music Theory, Composition and Arrangement
Sam graduated from Guildhall School of Music & Drama with a 1st (Honours). During his time in education he received tuition from some of the country’s leading jazz and classical musicians including Stan Sulzmann, Gareth Lockrane, Iain Dixon and Christian Forshaw.
Sam has a vast and deep range of experience within the music industry, both as performer and teacher. He can often be found in recording sessions, live gigs, composing, arranging and producing his own music from jazz to pop.
Sam is a highly versatile musician and proficient improviser. After five years of teaching, he is also very experienced with students ranging from beginner to advanced.
To watch and hear Giuseppe play click HERE
Giuseppe is an active composer, performer and teacher. He has recorded two jazz albums as a leader and is currently performing in London with some of the finest jazz musicians. He has a Bachelor in Music and is currently gaining a Master of Music at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama.
Giuseppe loves bringing the joy of the guitar to all of his students and focuses on making lessons enjoyable as well as instructive. He can teach any music style and has experience in teaching students of all ages and all levels.
Charlotte graduated from the Institute of Contemporary Music Performance with a BA (Hons) in Songwriting. Shortly after completing her studies she proceeded to work on a cruise ship as a pianist and musical director where she performed every evening.
As well as being a singer/songwriter, Charlotte teaches singing and piano, contemporary and classical, to all ages. She believes in finding ways to keep learning an instrument fun and interesting whilst emphasising technique and music theory.
Violin, Piano, Cello, Viola
Wendy has played the violin since the age of 9 and finished her musical studies at Goldsmiths College, obtaining a Bmus (Hons). She led the student orchestra in her final year.
Wendy has performed extensively in the London area and beyond. She has been a violin and piano teacher with various music services and teaching privately since 2003.
Recently, Wendy has become interested in historical performance practise and plays in two London based Baroque orchestras.
Wendy has a wide knowledge of teaching methods and also teaches viola and cello. She firmly believes the secret to success is consistency, dedication, hard work motivation and having a fun time learning!
Francesca holds a bachelor’s degree in violin with first-class honours and a Master of Arts from the Royal Academy of Music. She has over eight years' experience of teaching pupils of a wide range of ages and abilities and regularly prepares for exams pupils ranging from beginner to diploma level.
Francesca tailors her teaching on pupils' aspirations and abilities, adopting a flexible approach to teaching while striving at the same time to nurture the development of each pupil's potential by delivering high quality, creative lessons and providing parents with appropriate support and information to follow and encourage their children's musical progress.
Singing, Piano, Guitar, Bass
Nicol is a multi-instrumentalist who has a great enthusiasm for helping her students to discover and nourish their gifts and talents. She has been teaching for several years. She completed all grades in classical piano, and has performed in 10 different countries as a jazz vocalist at prestigious venues with recognised musicians.
Nicol brings her broad experience and knowledge of music to the table and caters to the abilities of the student, making lessons an enjoyable self-discovery of the world of music within us!
Nicol teaches singing (contemporary, jazz, theatre), piano (classical), bass guitar (contemporary, jazz, rock) and guitar.
Guitar, Ukulele, Mandolin, Banjo, Piano
Huw is an experienced and versatile guitarist who has been teaching since gaining a Bachelor of Music in 2016. Proficient in jazz, classical, pop, and rock styles. He has coached many students through exams and helped them achieve their musical goals.
Huw has lots of live performance experience and some live TV experience. Whilst guitar is his main instrument, he can also play the piano, mandolin, banjo and ukulele. He has recently started playing the accordion.
Most importantly, Huw is a dedicated and skilled music teacher who's committed to helping students achieve their musical goals and expectations, whatever those may be.